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Storytimes Resume


Join us on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. this Fall!

Storytimes are designed for Toddlers and Preschoolers. Interactive stories, music, and hands-on crafts/activities are included. *No registration required.



Celebrating 42 Years!

We celebrated the 42 years of service of outgoing Director Charles Dickinson and Assistant Director of 11 years, Faith Wolbers, at an Open House event in June. View the video created for the event below.




Book Club

The Coloma Library Book Club is meeting for a book discussion on Thursday, October 3rd @5:30 p.m. The title to read is The Alice Network by Kate Quinn. Generally, depending on demand, there are titles available for check-out at the front desk.

The Book Club regularly meets every other Thursday and is always pleased to add new members. If you are interested participating in lively book discussions, please click here or stop by the library.

 


Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

LaunchPad Did you know that your library card can
be your best travel companion?

Discover hundreds of Michigan's cultural
destinations and natural attractions with
your Michigan library card! You can
"check out" FREE or discounted admission passes
(or other exclusive offers) to hundreds of Michigan state parks, campgrounds, museums, trails, arts & cultural destinations, and more. Click on the balloon to find out more.

 


Playaway Launchpads - the kids-only learning tablet

LaunchPad Every Playaway Launchpad comes with free educational apps and games, providing hours of interactive learning. Kids will gain a solid understanding of the relationship between letters and sounds with games and learning tools featuring favorite characters, exciting stories, and more!

The "Land of Letters" Launchpad promotes development of basic reading skills through alphabet and letter recognition activities (recommended for 3-5 year olds). Improve reading accuracy with the "Sound It Out" Launchpad using rhyme and spelling patterns (recommended for 5-7 year olds).

Launchpads are available at Coloma Public Library for patrons living in the library's service area. Inquire about checking one out today!

 


Ancestry® Library Edition

Ancestry graphicTrace your family tree using Ancestry® Library Edition, an online database accessible at Coloma Public Library. Dig into genealogical records going back as far back as the 1400s.

On Ancestry® Library Edition, you can search:

Ancestry® Library Edition can be used on any of the computer workstations at the library using your library card.

 


Newspaper Archive

search our newspapers Past issues of the Coloma Courier (November 1899-1969), Watervliet Record (1890-October 1984) and Tri-City Record (1984-2010) are available for searching and browsing on this website.

A special thank you to Karl Bayer at the Tri-City Record for allowing the library to make these papers available to the public, and to Watervliet District Library for their support with this project.

 


Card Catalog

Card CatalogSearch the library's catalog from home! Click here, select Coloma Public Library, and begin
to search for books and other materials.

You may also log in to your account using your library card account number to view items checked out, renew items, and place holds.

 


Overdrive Now AvailableeBooks and Digital Audiobooks - OverDrive

The library offers eBooks and digital audiobooks through the Southwest Michigan Digital Library. To browse available titles, click here. All yLibby Appou need is your Coloma Public Library card.

Download e-content even faster directly to your device with the new Libby app!

 


Our Mission Statement


The mission of the Coloma Public Library is to provide access to informational, educational, cultural and recreational library materials and services in a variety of formats and technologies; to be responsive to the public library needs of the community; and to uphold the public's freedom of access to information.


Page Last Updated: September 23, 2019