Bridgefest returns on June 10 for a day of celebration and family-friendly entertainment on the Allegan Riverfront! Festivities include a 5Kish, pancake breakfast, the grand opening of the Allegan Event Zip Line, inflatables, a magic show with magician John Dudley, food, beer, live music entertainment from local groups including Brother Adams and Jesse Ray & […]
The City of Allegan, The American Water Works Association, and the water professionals across America are kicking off Drinking Water Week, May 7 – 13, 2017. The theme for Water Week this year is, “Your Water – To Know It Is To Love It” Throughout the week, Allegan, AWWA, and water community partners will […]
Are you itching for summer? Miss camping with your family? Join the Allegan District Library on Saturday, April 8 from 6-8 PM for an after-hours camping party in the library! We’ll build tents and “campfires” in the children’s room and make indoor s’mores. Featuring an extra special camping Story Time and crafts with Miss Aleesha! […]
Allegan District Library will be closed for a staff in-service training day on Thursday, March 23. We will be open our regular business hours for the rest of the week (Monday-Wednesday from 10AM to 9PM, Friday-Saturday from 9AM to 5:30PM.
Families are invited to come and play storybook putt-putt on Saturday, March 4 from 2-4 PM at the Allegan District Library. Each putt-putt hole is based on a children’s picture book. See how many hole-in-ones you can get! We’ll have a long and winding course, and maybe even a bump or two. Work on your […]
The story of the Titanic is well known, but did you know that Michigan has several connections to the disaster? Join the Allegan District Library on Thursday, February 23 at 7 PM for an engaging presentation where you’ll be introduced to some of the Michigan lives lost, rescued or forever impacted by the iconic disaster, […]
Allegan District Library and Allegan County United Way will be hosting a Free Tax Prep program this year at the library. Join us upstairs in the Carnegie Room on February 20 from 6-9 PM and March 28 from 10 AM-1PM. IRS-certified volunteers will be available to help people who generally make $64,000 or less, persons […]
The Allegan District Library and the Regent Theatre have joined forces for a special showing of The LEGO Batman Movie, complete with an appearance by the Dark Knight himself! The action starts on Saturday, February 11th with a photo op at 5:30 PM and movie at 7 PM. In addition, if you attend the library’s […]
What will you invent this month? Visit the Allegan District Library on Monday, February 6 from 4-5 PM, complete the Lego Quest, take home a free book, and discover your inner builder. Duplos are available for even the smallest builders. For creative geniuses of all ages. No registration required.
Regent Theatre patrons will soon be able to hold their popcorn and eat it too. Within a few months, cup holders will be installed in the lower level seating of the theatre. The sleek wooden cup holders will be custom designed to match the style of the theatre. With a total project cost of $7,500, […]
Are your children feeling stir crazy? The winter blues got you down? Join the Allegan District Library on Saturday, January 21 from 2-4 PM at Hansen Park for our Winter Wonderland Outdoor Party. Build snowmen, blow bubbles, paint in the snow, enjoy some winter treats, and much, much more. Please remember to dress for the […]
City of Allegan Promotions Director, Kelsie King-Duff, has resigned from her position, effective January 25, 2017, to take a position as Main Street Executive Director in Boyne City, Mich. King-Duff has been with the city for just over two years, overseeing the Regent Theatre, Griswold Auditorium, and city promotions including downtown events, farmers market and […]
Join the Allegan District Library, and other genealogy enthusiasts like you, for an after-hours genealogy event on Saturday, January 14 from 6-9 PM. Explore our genealogy collection or research online with HeritageQuest, Ancestry and more. Take advantage of free copying, printing, and scanning. Personal laptops and devices are welcome; please bring a flash drive to […]
Happy New Year! We hope that everyone enjoyed a fun, family-filled, and safe holiday season. Now is the time that we look back at the good and bad of 2016, and we look forward to the possibilities of 2017. We want to thank all of you, our wonderful Riverbanks family, for your support in the […]
Take part in the Allegan District Library’s Family Movie Night on Thursday, January 12 at 6:30 PM. Playing this month is Zootopia featuring Judy Hopps, the first rabbit to join the police force, and a lawbreaking fox named Nick Wilde who work together to solve a mysterious case. Popcorn and Juice provided. Rated PG. Space […]
JANUARY 2017 HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! SPAY/NEUTER SPECIAL! January 9th – February 28th The Allegan Veterinary Clinic will be offering 10%, 15, or 20% off of all SPAY and NEUTERS from January 9th – February 28th. When you check your pet in for their procedure you will receive a scratch off card with a discount! Give […]
Please join the City of Allegan in celebrating Lori VanderClay, Allegan City Clerk for 14 years at her going away party!
The Allegan District Library and The Laurels of Sandy Creek are hosting an exercise class on Thursday, January 5 at 10:30 AM that will help you fulfill your New Year’s resolutions. Start the morning off right with some stretch band exercises that you can do at home, then stay and enjoy a nice meal. Space […]
Please note, Festive Friday Stocking Hop that was originally scheduled for 12/16 has been rescheduled for 12/23. Please join us from 5-8 p.m. to decorate a stocking at the Griswold Auditorium, then visit participating downtown merchants on the “nice list” for a treat. Free visits with Santa will also be taking place at the Welcome […]