BPL Earns 2016 State Librarian's Excellence Award
It was an incredible honor and we are so proud! We are grateful for our staff, volunteers, Friends group, board, community members and local businesses that support us, inspire us, and now... Celebrate with us! Thank you all, for a truly amazing year! Click here for details>
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Are you excited for the August 21st eclipse? It’s going to be a spectacular show -in Benzie County.
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We are SO EXCITED by the number of
reading logs turned in this year that
we have decided to add an extra
incentive to KEEP READING!
The BPL friends group has purchased
2 more tablets to give away this summer!
The more you READ, the better
your chance to win!
Stop by the library for more details and
to pick up your reading logs!
Used Book Sale:
Saturday, August 26th, 10 am-4 pm
Mills Community House,
Home of BPL
891 Michigan Ave. (US-31), Benzonia MI
Link to Google Map>
Huge selection! Great bargains!
Proceeds benefit Benzonia Public Library.
Sponsored by the Friends of BPL.
Donations of books, DVDs, and jigsaw puzzles (in very good condition) accepted during regular library hours.
Call BPL with questions 231-882-4111. VERY GOOD condition means something you’d be proud to give to a friend.
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Many Thanks to our
Summer Reading Sponsors:
Platte River Inn A. Papano's Pizza-Beulah
The Cherry Hut Restaurant Ursa Major Bistro
Crystal Crate & Cargo The Honor Trading Post
Crystal Mountain Stormcloud Brewing
The Garden Theater Nugent Ace Hardware
The Corner Toy Store Peninsula Pops
And a special thank you to Hill Top Soda Shoppe who sponsors sponsors our annual Ice Cream Social with all proceeds benefiting children's programs at Benzonia Public Library!
SPECIAL GUEST APPEARANCE
by Our friend Pete the Cat
Who stopped by Benzonia Public Library
for the summer Reading Kick-off.
He likes it here so much that
he has promised
he will make surprise visits
all summer long!
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In April 2017, as part of National Library Week, we held Legopalooza. The goal of this afternoon of fun was for the kids to create a Lego community, to later be used by our very own Benzie Guild of Makers. The Maker group, made up of elementary students and led by high school students, created the following amazing film for your viewing pleasure. just click the link and enjoy!