430 West 8th Street, Mio Michigan 48647
Oscoda County Library, serving an area of 9,600 residents, has a collection of 27,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 600 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 1,050 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 3 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $7,500. Patrons make 16,800 visits annually, and check out materials 40,000 times. Thirty-four percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Harrisville) Alcona County Library
(Grayling) Crawford County Library
(Roscommon) Gerrish-Higgins School District Library
(East Tawas) Iosco-Arenac District Library
(Mio) Oscoda County Library
(West Branch) West Branch District Library
06/04 Coming to The Mio area
MorelFest Boyne City MI May16-19 Each May, Boyne City fills with hundreds of mushroom lovers from around the country who come seeking that elusive delicacy-the marvelous morel.
National Cherry Festival Traverse City MI June29-July6 The Grand Traverse region, known for its world-record tart cherry harvest, bursts with visitors eager to savor the flavor of cherries tucked into everything imaginable.
National Baby Food Festival Freemont MI July18-21 Show is rain or shine, no lawn chairs, no coolers, no strollers, no smoking or alcohol.
Charlevoix Venetian Festival Charlevoix MI July20-27 What began as a simple candle-lit boat parade has grown into a week-long flurry of color and pageantry that highlights the summer season and attracts tens of thousands of visitors.
Mackinac Island Festival of the Horse Mackinac Island MI August8-11 Mackinac Island Carriage and Saddle Horse Parade, the Breeds of Mackinac presentation, musical kurs featuring the beautiful Friesians, lectures on the role of the horse in Mackinac's history.