Check out the events for adults, teens, and children that are planned for October, including a new teen book club in Scottville. The October Forthcoming Book List link is below as well as news on the Rabid Readers book club. As always, visit our website at  for updates - or find us on Facebook! 

Mark your calendar with these fun events for children and families, plus a teen only and an  adult only  event. Click hyperlinks in the text below, if available, for more information from our website. Remember that ALL Mason County District Library events are FREE. Children aged 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. For details on each of these events at any time, check our website ( and Facebook for details. You can also contact the Ludington Library at (231) 843-8465 or the Scottville Library at (231) 757-2588.

 Ludington Activities
  • Tuesday, October 3, 6 pm - Adult Craft Night
  • Friday, October 6, 4 pm - Smart Girls
  • Wednesday, October 11, 4 pm - Autumn Celebration
  • Thursday, October 12, 6 pm - Little Library of Horrors
  • Friday, October 20, 4 pm - Pumpkin Party
  • Saturday, October 28, 4 to 5 pm - Trick or Treat Open House

  • Scottville Activities
  • Thursday, October 5, 6 pm - Teen Movie Night
  • Tuesday, October 10, 6 pm - Adult Craft Night
  • Monday, October 16, 4 pm - Autumn Celebration
  • Thursday, October 19, 6 pm - Little Library of Horrors
  • Thursday, October 26, 4 pm - Pumpkin Palooza

    Book Discussion Group 
    The "Rabid Reader" Book Club welcomes new members anytime at the Ludington Library. Meetings are on the third Friday of each month, 9:30 am, at the Ludington Library. 

    This month's meeting is October 20. The club is discussing "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn," a modern classic by Betty Smith.

    New Books at our Libraries in October
    Find out which bestselling books will be arriving at your libraries. The list is sorted two different ways, by date and by author, all in the same file. Call us at (231) 843-8465 or (231) 757-2588 to place a hold on these popular titles.

    If you are interested in the previous lists, see:  Forthcoming Books lists back to May 2017

    Fall / Winter Hours
    Ludington and Scottville Libraries are open:

    9 am - 8 pm
    9 am - 8 pm
    9 am - 8 pm
    9 am - 6 pm
    9 am - 6 pm
    9 am - 5 pm
    Sunday* 12 noon - 4 pm

    * Sunday hours continue through May 20, 2018 (the Sunday before Memorial Day).

    Digital Saturdays
    On Saturdays, from 12 noon to 4:30 pm, see Lisa at the Ludington Library to learn about borrowing ebooks, audiobooks, and more on a tablet or smart phone. More details on what you need to know here: Digital Borrowing.

    If you are in the Scottville area, Chris is also available for digital help on Wednesday evenings between 5:00 and 8:00 pm. 

    Questions? Call (231) 843-8465 or email 

    Access the Library's digital collection online from our front webpage: