River Rapids District Library

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Who We Are

Established under Public Act 24 of 1989 (Michigan), the River Rapids District Library officially came into existence on March 9, 2011. Its predecessor was the Chesaning Public Library.

The River Rapids District Library is located at 227 E. Broad St., Chesaning, MI. The River Rapids District Library provides free services to all residents living within the Chesaning township and village boundaries. We are a member of the White Pine Library Cooperative. Non-residents may purchase a card. 

The library holds over 40,000 materials including over 38,000 books, and 2,000 compact discs and books on and CD.

In total, over 50,000 items were checked out of the library during fiscal year 2009-2010! In addition to these items, thousands of people entered the library to utilize print and electronic reference resources, access the Internet through the library’s fiber-optic connection, enjoy state-of-the-art Wi-fi service, participate in computer and Internet training, view a library exhibit, or attend one of the library’s many events.

Our friendly and professional staff is eager to serve you. Welcome to the River Rapids District Library!

Upcoming Events
National Novel Writing Month 'Come Write In' at the Library Nov 01, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Movie Day Nov 03, 2018 11:00 AM (US/Eastern)
National Novel Writing Month 'Come Write In' at the Library Nov 08, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
In Stitches - knitting group Nov 09, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
National Novel Writing Month 'Come Write In' at the Library Nov 15, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Library Board of Directors Meeting Nov 21, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Nov 21, 2018 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
National Novel Writing Month 'Come Write In' at the Library Nov 29, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Movie Day Dec 01, 2018 11:00 AM (US/Eastern)
In Stitches - knitting group Dec 14, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)