Level 2: Limited Access

As part of our reopening process, we are moving gradually through several levels of service. Contactless item pickup is now available at all CADL branches. Also, note that our branch hours have temporarily changed.

Learn more about our reopening plans

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1939 South Aurelius Road
Mason, Michigan 48854


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Monday: 2 -  7 p.m.
Tuesday: 2 - 7p.m.
Wednesday: 10a.m. - 3p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. - 3p.m.
Friday: 2 - 7p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. -3 p.m.  


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AURELIUS - Jennifer DeGroat.jpgJennifer Degroat
Head Librarian

Virtual Tour

Our 360° Virtual Tour was made possible by Able Eyes. Able Eyes virtual tours allow people to explore businesses in their community to help ease anxiety and become comfortable with their surroundings.


Rooms, Resources & Special Features

Adobe Elements  

Adobe Photoshop Elements (for photo editing) & Adobe Premiere Elements (for video editing) are installed on selected public computers.

Charging Cables

Check out a charging cable and wall charger to power up. We’ve got you covered with micro-USB, USB-C, and lightning cables.

Computer Accessories

Privacy screens, trackball mouses and large print keyboards can all be requested from library staff.

Curbside Pickup

The service is available any time during our open hours. Here’s how it works:

  • To request a Curbside Pickup, call 517-628-3743 at least 30 minutes before you will arrive. Tell the staff member what items you want to pick up. They will be held for 24 hours after your phone call
  • Pull into a parking space near the library entrance of the Aurelius Library. Call 517-628-3743 to let us know you are here, and staff will bring your items out to you. Be sure to have either your CADL card or driver’s license handy.

Some items in our collection are not available for this service, including Library of Things items, Launchpad tablets and American Girl dolls.


Fax Service

A patron fax service is available for in-library use. This easy to use fax machine is completely self-serve, requiring only a MC/VISA, AM Ex or Discover card (no cash is accepted). 

Faxing is $1.75 for the first page and $1 for each page thereafter for US/Caribbean faxes. International fees are double. The machine does not accept incoming faxes.

Requests for Accommodation

For mobility, visual, hearing or other assistance, please call the library. Requests need to be made at least two weeks before a scheduled event.

Student Success Initiative

Mason Public Schools participates in the Student Success Intiative, providing CADL accounts to all students.

Used Book Sale

Browse our sale shelf for great deals on used books and other items, available during open hours. Sponsored by the Friends of the Aurelius Library.

Wireless Service

CADL has WiFi hotspots at all of its libraries. For details, visit our WiFi help page.



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Aurelius Events

*Virtual Baking with Sweet Encounter--Banana Chocolate Chip Bread (Age 8 & up)

Sunday Apr 18, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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We're excited to welcome the owner of Sweet Encounter, Lansing's own gluten-free bakery. Bake along with Nikki Thompson Frazier to create delicious Banana Chocolate Chip Bread (either gluten-free or standard). Children will need adult supervision. *Registration required at 517-367-6312 or click on "Register." An ingredient/shopping list is available here. A few days before the session, you will be emailed a link to the live event. A few days before the session, you will be emailed a link to the live event, held on Microsoft Teams.  
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Storytime to Go at CADL Aurelius (Ages up to 6)

Monday Apr 19, 2021 10:00am - 6:00pm Aurelius Do your own storytime at home! Stop by during our open hours to pick up a kit with fingerplays, rhymes, activities, and book and music suggestions. New kits will be available every Monday and available through the week, while supplies last. Read More
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Aurelius Blog



Posted Apr 15, 2021, 9:43 AM UPDATED April 15, 2021: Our Level 2 status has changed, please read on for details. Read More


Movement Makes a Great Reading Partner

Posted Mar 1, 2021, 8:31 AM Sometimes to get kids reading, you need to get them moving! Read More

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