Benzie  Shores District Library

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Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Tuesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Wednesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Thursday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 



Benzie Shore District Library
630 Main St.
Frankfort, MI 49635




MeL resources are provided by the Library of Michigan using Institute of Museum and Library Services funds.

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Library Policies.


Approved 2019-2020 Budget.

Upcoming Events

Tax Forms
Federal tax forms are available online at State forms available at The library will receive a small amount of paper forms sometime after January 21, 2020.

Circle Time
Mondays at 10:00 a.m.
Infants and toddlers and their parents/caregivers will have fun rhyming and moving with Miss Char. With a focus on repetition, children build their repertoire each week of rhymes, both old and new.

Story Time
Fridays at 10:00 a.m.
January 10th - March 13th

Enhance your child's cognitive and fine motor skills with stories, songs and crafts with Miss Kaitlin. Designed for pre-school age children and a caregiver.

Thursdays from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to Noon
Our volunteer seamstress, Miss Cherie will be at the library to repair clothing while you wait. No formal wear or upholstery. No drop offs.

Game Night
Friday, January 31st from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun night of board games and card games. Games provided and all ages welcome.

Breakfast Book Share
Wednesday, January 15th at 9:00 a.m.
Bring your own coffee or tea and talk about books. Share what you have read recently and find out what fellow community members have been reading. This is a great way to discover new books!

Great Benzie Read
Thursday, January 23rd at 6:00 p.m.
Join the libraries of Benzie County for a county-wide book discussion of the Great Michigan Read title "What the Eyes Don't See: a Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City" by Dr. Mona Hatta-Attisha.  Refreshments provided by the Friends of Benzie Shores District Library.

BSDL Board Meeting
Monday, January 20th at 9:30 a.m.
Board meetings are open to the public. The board meets the 3rd Monday of each month at 9:30 a.m. at the library. Please note the time and date change of this meeting.

Mission Statement: Our mission is to provide educational, informational, intellectual and recreational library resources to our communities and visitors.


Digital Collections



Benzie Area Local Newspaper Archive







Transparent Languages