September is here - how did that happen so fast? Our libraries have end of Summer Reading parties planned for both libraries, plus several activities for adults, teens, and children. The September 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
  • Friday, September 1, 4 pm - Smart Girls
  • Tuesday, September 5, 4 pm - First Day Ice Cream
  • Tuesday, September 5, 6 pm - Adult Craft Night
  • Friday, September 8, 5 pm - End of Summer Reading Program party
  • Friday, September 29, 4 pm - Unicorn Party

  • Scottville Activities
  • Tuesday, September 5, 4 pm - First Day Ice Cream
  • Wednesday, September 6, 5 pm - Photography Workshop
  • Thursday, September 5, 6 pm - Teen Movie Night
  • Friday, September 8, 5 pm - End of Summer Reading Program party
  • Tuesday, September 12, 6 pm - Adult Craft Night
  • Wednesday, September 27, 6 to 8 pm - Photography Show
  • Saturday, September 30, 11 am - Unicorn Party

    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 September 15. The club is discussing "Perfume River" by Robert Glen Butler.

    New Books at our Libraries in September
    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.

    Spring / Summer 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 start after Labor Day, on Sunday, September 10.

    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: