The library received an extraordinary gift! Ron & Elizabeth Wagner donated a bronze statue of children playing around a tree. This piece reminds us of the wonderful story of The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein. We're so excited to have it! Please stop by to take a look!!
The Detroit Institute of Arts is hosting "Oakland County Day" on Saturday, October 18. Free bus transportation will be provided from the Clarkston Independence District Library to the Detroit Institute of Arts! Leave from the library at 10am. Browse the museum's collection, take part in a free drop-in artmaking workshop or visit one of the exhibitions. Depart from the museum at 2pm. General museum admission is free for residents of Oakland County.
Reservations for free bus transportation are required.
Please call 313-833-4005 or register online (Click on County Day-Oakland County Clarkston)
*This service is provided as a result of the tri-county DIA millage
Visit OverDrive, where Clarkston Independence District Library cardholders will find not only eBooks, but audiobooks for your tablet, smartphone and eReader. Audio book and eBook publishers include BBC Audiobooks America, Blackstone Audio, Books on Tape, Brilliance Audio, HarperCollins, Listening Library and McGraw-Hill.
What You Need
The Clarkston Independence District Library is now circulating Kindle Paperwhites, which are pre-loaded with a wide range of popular titles for adults, teens and children. We will be constantly adding new titles as they become available.
Holds may be placed for the Kindles through the Library’s online catalog. All checkouts and returns of the devices are handled at the Circulation Desk.
Rocket Languages is an award-winning interactive online language learning system developed for libraries. The interactive, comprehensive website allows patrons to learn conversational language at their own pace. Patrons can fully utilize Rocket Language learning by downloading it for easy access on all MP3 compatible devices. Patrons continue to access their program online until they have completed the course. Click Here to access the courses with your library card! This service paid for the by the fundraising efforts of the Friends of the Library.