About Us

Get all the details you need about the Highland Township Public Library.

Where Community Bonds and Knowledge Thrive

Delve into our rich history, explore our policies, and discover everything you need to know about using our services. Learn about our commitment to serving you, our valued patrons, and how we strive to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.
Our Vision And Mission

Enrich, Inspire, Empower

Highland Township Public Library connects you with people, resources, and knowledge to enrich, inspire, and empower your life’s journey.
Value Statement
Libraries support a democratic society and ensure the right to information, therefore the Highland Township Public Library commits to these values:
  • Friendly, knowledgeable and courteous customer service
  • Stewardship that honors the public’s funds, resources, and trust
  • Privacy and confidentiality of every patron
  • Equal and open access to library facilities, services, and resources without bias or discrimination as outlined in the ALA’s Library Bill of Rights.
  • Lifelong learning supported in formats that meet a wide range of needs
  • Cooperation and collaboration with area agencies, institutions, and libraries
Where It All Started
A Library Built on 
A narrative written by Roscoe Smith with historical information from Our Highland Heritage by Clara Mae Beach
Where It All Started

A Library Built on 

A narrative written by Roscoe Smith with historical information from Our Highland Heritage by Clara Mae Beach
Meet the Dedicated Minds Behind Your Library's Vision

Library Board of Trustees

Standing from left to right
Chris Hamill
Treasurer
Cindy Dombrowski
Secretary
Jill Matthews
Trustee
Seated from left to right
Dawn Mecklenborg
President
Kathy Polidori
Vice-President
Joe Gaglio
Trustee

Library Board Meetings

The Library Board meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm. Meetings are open to the public.
2024 Meeting Dates:
January 2, February 6, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4, July 2, August 6, September 3, October 1, November 5, December 3.

2024 Holiday Closure Dates

January 1 – New Year’s Holiday
February 19 – Presidents’ Day

May 25 – May 27 – Memorial Day Weekend

July 4 – Independence Day

August 31 – September 2 – Labor Day Weekend

November 15 – Staff In-Service

November 28 – Thanksgiving Day

December 24 – 25 – Christmas Holiday (observed)

December 31 – Jan 1, 2025 – New Year’s Holiday (observed)

Reach Us Anytime!

Library Contact Details

Location

444 Beach Farm Circle
Highland, MI 48356

Phone

248-887-2218

Directory Options:
1 Hours and location
2 Front desk/ Circulation - library card, renewals,
overdues, account information
3 Adult & Teen questions
4 Youth questions
6 Friends of the Library information

Opening Hours

Monday through Thursday:
10:00am - 8:00pm
Friday and Saturday:
10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: Closed

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