Library Board Trustee Position

The Alcona County Library Board has one opening for a Library Board Trustee, to serve the remainder of a five year term.  The Board is seeking persons with an interest in continuing to provide excellent library service and educational opportunities.  Please send letter of interest and résumé to Alcona County Library Board, 312 West Main Street, Harrisville, MI  48740 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (With the subject: Board Member Letter of Interest) prior to 5 p.m. Monday, July 24, 2017.  The Alcona County Library Board is most interested in persons with prior community involvement.  Interviews will be conducted at the Library Board Meeting on July 26, 2017 at the Harrisville Branch. Alcona Library Board of Trustees By-Laws are available on our website.   For more information call Denise at 989-724-6796.

The Alcona County Library is pleased to announce it has received a Summer Learning Grant from the Young Adult Library Service Association (YALSA) and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to purchase makerspace and robotic kits for the Library’s collection.  These kits include Magformers, Circuit Maze, Snap Circuits, Strawbees and Quirkbots, all which will be featured weekly on exploration tables at all Library branches during the summer.  All ages are invited to experience the Library’s Summer Reading theme, “Build a Better World,” by creating new structures and creatures with our new makerspace kits.  For more information on this and other Library services, please call 989-724-6796 or visit the web at

Children are invited to the weekly storytime and craft activity with Miss Stacy every Friday from 10:15 to 11:00 a.m. at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library.  Riveting story, creative crafts, and delicious snacks every time!  See you at Storytime!