established 1878 • fremont, mi
Upcoming Community Events
Live @ the Library
The Fremont Area District Library will welcome Michigan Notable Author John Wemlinger on Thursday, April 20 at 7 p.m. Wemlinger will talk about his new novel “The Cut,” set amid the feuding farmers and powerful lumber industry in Manistee. He will also answer questions and have books available for purchase and autographs.
Listening in Lincoln
Lincoln Township residents are invited to a One Township at a Time listening session to be held on Wednesday, March 29 at 2 p.m. at the township hall. The session is intended to help plan social events for township resident age 55 and older. The township hall is at 1988 N. Wisner Ave.
Spring concert rehearsals
The River Country Community Choir will hold rehearsals for its coming Spring Concert every Tuesday from March 28 through May 16, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Newaygo United Methodist Church at 101 State Rd. The concert is scheduled for Sunday, May 21 at 3 p.m. at the Dogwood Center for the Performing Arts. Singers of high school age and older are invited to join the singing.
Language learning online
Newaygo Area District Library cardholders can learn foreign languages online with Transparent Language, a web-based learning tool. The link to the service is available online at www.newaygolibrary.org.
COVID19 testing site
TrueNorth Community Services and District Health Department 10 have begun hosting a COVID19 testing clinic on Mondays and Fridays from noon to 4:30 p.m. at the TrueNorth building south of Fremont at 6308 S. Warner Ave.
Local people tackling their spring cleaning are invited to consider donating their used books, music and movies to the Fremont Area District Library at 104 E. Main St. The donations can benefit the community by adding materials to the library’s collection and to the Friends of the Library benefit book sales. Donation forms for tax deductions are available at the library’s front desk.
Old bundles of newspapers
The TimesIndicator has old bundles of newspapers available for free. Great for packaging material for moving or storage, animal bedding, craft and piñata projects, school or church crafts, and painting projects. Self-serve, you load them yourself, please call before you come, 231-924-4400.
Fremont library’s hours
The Fremont Area District Library is open on Sundays through May. The library’s current hours are: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.