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Elk Rapids District Library

300 Isle of Pines, Elk Rapids, MI 49629
+1 231-264-9979
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If you love books and sitting on a porch

Beautiful place. Extensive collections. I want to go back to take the time to sit on their glassed... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
nanvan57
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Muskegon, Michigan
Nice library in a beautiful old building

This library resides in a beautiful old building which I believe in its first life was a residence... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
jimbhere
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Saint Cloud, Florida
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“book sale” (5 reviews)
“small town” (2 reviews)
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300 Isle of Pines, Elk Rapids, MI 49629
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+1 231-264-9979
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"east grand traverse bay"
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"bridge"
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Beautiful place. Extensive collections. I want to go back to take the time to sit on their glassed in porch overlooking the bay and read . Historic and worth a visit if you love books, local history and quaint, cottage charm.

Thank nanvan57
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This library resides in a beautiful old building which I believe in its first life was a residence. The library offers all the usual convienances. The walk across the bridge from River Street is nice. As we walked across boys were jumping off the bridge...More

Thank jimbhere
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

First the location of this library is spectacular: on a hill overlooking East Grand Traverse bay and Grace Memorial Harbor - quite a distraction! They have wifi, games, magazines, a big selection of dvds, used books for sale and of course books to check out....More

Thank Steve B
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Wish I would have taken pictures. Wonderful Island House turned into s library, beautiful decor tons of history, wonderful place to stop and walk through. Great setting to relax for a while, path through the trees takes you to water, great landscaping, very tranquil

Thank Koala46614
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Love this place. They have a wonderful children's section and the atmosphere is nice. They also have a used book sale in the basement that I shop every time I'm in town

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Great library that looks over the bay and the harbor. Very unique and quiet. Favorite library around!

Thank ECW11077
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Want to relax, read a book or check your email via excellent Wi-fi? Check out the Elk Rapids library, one of my favorite spots!

1  Thank OneHonestOpinion
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great small library with very helpful staff. Very nice children's section. Also a very good selection of books on "overdrive"

1  Thank ermark
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Okay, so, really, a library as a major attraction? Well, I did walk the bridge to visit the library grounds. It is a nice area with a bit of history about how the location came to be (Spoiler alert: sand dune built into botanical island...More

1  Thank SkipperBill2
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

One of the best settings for any library we've ever been to! Simply charming! Great antique furnishings. Nice people. - - Great book sale downstairs. Hope to return.

1  Thank hikinggussie
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