On March 23, 2020 Governor Whitmer issued the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order temporarily closing all non-critical services.

All BCLS branches, the Bookmobile, book drops, and Wirt's drive-up window are closed until further notice. 
Please enjoy any items you have until we reopen. NO FINES OR FEES during closure.

Digital library services are available 24/7 during closure! Visit our Facebook page for updates and info on services.

NEED A CARD OR FORGOT YOUR PIN? You can register for an instant temporary card HERE.


How do I volunteer?

Volunteers putting theirs hands one on top of the other

The Bay County Library System recognizes and appreciates citizen participation. The Library provides volunteer opportunities to residents of the service area and will provide training and supervision to each person chosen as a Library volunteer. Volunteers are identified as persons who regularly perform duties or tasks for the Library without wages or benefits. If you have any questions, please call the Administrative Assistant at 989-894-2837 ext. 2225.