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Lodi's downloadable library

  • Download MUSIC, EBOOKS, AND AUDIOBOOKS in OverDrive.
  • Read a digital MAGAZINE: on your computer or iPad with Flipster, or in the free Nook app through Overdrive
  • Streaming VIDEO now available in OverDrive too.

Monster Mash club for kids

cute monsters lined up

The library is hosting a drop-in afterschool program for adventurous kids each Tuesday in October from 3:30 to 4 pm.

This "Monster Mash" club will feature a different activity each week featuring science, books and art. See you there!

Digital magazines now available!

digital magazines free from the library

We've expanded our collection with a whole bunch of new digital magazines.

Log in to Overdrive to see the 87 new magazine titles available, and click on one to check it out. To read it you'll need the FREE Nook app from your device's app store. There are many popular titles (Reader's Digest, SELF, Every Day with Rachael Ray) and also a nice bunch of hobby-specific titles (Field & Stream, Hobby Farm, Runner's World).

For a while now, we've also had access to magazine through Flipster - those titles can be read in your computer's browser or on an iPad.

Give it a try, and see how you like this instant access to popular magazines on the go!

Black Friday Bootcamp with the coupon queen Dannelle Gay

happy shopper

It's not too early to start your holiday list making and planning!

Join us for a FABULOUS program with the coupon queen Dannelle Gay as she presents her "bootcamp" for Black Friday shoppers at 6:30 pm Tuesday, October 20.

Dannelle will teach tips and tricks to make the most of your shopping time and your spending dollars.  She gives a WEALTH of information in just one jam-packed hour - arrive early and be ready to make notes!

RIP card catalogs

Worldwide, card catalogs are officially no more. Click the picture for details ...

Library board member sought

The Mayor is currently accepting applications to fill an unexpired term on the Library Board. The term for the vacancy expires on April 30, 2017. (Note: You must be a resident of the City of Lodi to be eligible for this specific available position.) 

To apply, please visit the City of Lodi website to complete an application form.

For more information about the Library Board, please visit their page of the library's website.

Dine out to support the library

discount card

Support our library by purchasing a discount card good for 10% off at 10 local restaurants for $10!

The card may be used once at each restaurant (they'll punch it) before May 15, 2016. Local establishments participating are: Dale's Place, Downtown Coffee Grounds, Fitz's on the Lake, KD's Bar and GrillLos Hernandez Mexican Restaurant, Lucky's Bar & Grille on the Lake, Lucy's Family Restaurant, Peg & Doc's Sports Bar & Grill, Semo's Chicago Style Beef & Hot Dogs, and Subway.

Cards can be purchased at the library or at the Lodi American Family Insurance office. This fundraiser has been organized by the new Friends of the Library group.

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