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.

Escanaba-based singer/storyteller Bill Jamerson will present an hour-long musical tribute to Michigan lumberjacks on Friday, July 28 at 7:00 p.m. at the Harrisville Harbor Pavilion.  With guitar in hand and dressed in costume, Jamerson sings traditional lumberjack songs and tells stories about life in the lumber camps on this musical journey through the daily life of a lumberjack.  This program is free and open to the public, co-sponsored by the Alcona County Library and the Alcona Historical Society.  Please bring a lawn chair.  In case of rain, the program will be held at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library.  For more information, please call 989-724-6796.

 

All ages are invited to attend either of two presentations by Classroom Critters on Wednesday, August 2 at 10:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library.  Live animals will be featured, showing the specialized bodies and tools needed to survive.  Animals are presented for viewing and touching in this child-friendly program.  This activity is supported by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs Minigrant Program, administered by Northeast Michigan Center for Fine Art, Inc.

 

Flying Aces Pro Frisbee Team performs feats of aerial dexterity with a variety of incredible Frisbees and hackysacks on the lawn of the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library on Wednesday, July 26 at 1:30 p.m.  This unique program is filled with excitement, humor and spectacular athletic tricks.  Please bring a lawn chair. This activity is supported by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs Minigrant Program, administered by Northeast Michigan Center for Fine Art, Inc.