Leslie

Location
201 Pennsylvania Street
Leslie, Michigan 49251

517.589.9400

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Hours
Mon: 10a.m.- 6p.m.
Tues: 1 - 6p.m.
Wed: 10a.m  - 6p.m.
Thur: 1 - 6p.m.
Fri: 10 a.m. - 6p.m.
Sat: 10a.m.- 2p.m.
Sun: Closed

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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.

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.

Print from Anywhere 

Just email your documents or upload them to our secure portal, then stop by the branch to pick them up. Let's get started.

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

Leslie Public Schools participate in the Student Success Intiative, which provides CADL accounts to all students. 

Test Proctoring

We offer free exam proctoring. Please call ahead to make arrangements.

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 Leslie Library.

Wireless Service

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

Leslie Events

Smart Money Series: Building & Repairing Your Credit (Adults)

Tuesday Mar 5, 2024 6:00pm - 7:00pm Leslie The Leslie Area Chamber of Commerce and CADL are partnering to present a month-long series of financial planning sessions taught by experts in the Leslie-area financial industry. Light Refreshments will be provided. Want to build or repair your credit? Attend this presentation by Leslie Independent Bank Manager Elisabeth Yeider to learn the steps to take to rebuild your credit, the causes of lower scores, and ways to consolidate debt. Read More

*Opposable Thumbs: How Siskel & Ebert Changed Movies Forever (Adults)

Tuesday Mar 5, 2024 6:00pm - 7:00pm
All Locations
Just in time for the Academy Awards, Author Matt Singer will talk about his new book, "Opposable Thumbs: How Siskel & Ebert Changed Movies Forever." Once upon a time, if you wanted to know if a movie was worth seeing, you didn't check out Rotten Tomatoes or IMDB. You asked whether Siskel & Ebert had given it "two thumbs up."

Award-winning editor and film critic Matt Singer eavesdrops on their iconic balcony set, detailing their rise from making a few hundred dollars a week on local Chicago PBS to securing multimillion-dollar contracts for a syndicated series (a move that convinced a young local host named Oprah Winfrey to do the same). Their influence on the way we talk and think about movies continues to this day. *Registration is required to attend this virtual event; click "register" below. Participants will receive a Zoom meeting invite. 

After the virtual program, we will be awarding a $10 Celebration Cinema gift card and refillable popcorn bucket to two attendees; a gift bag of microwave popcorn and candy to four attendees; and a copy of "Opposable Thumbs: How Siskel & Ebert Changed Movies Forever" to one attendee. To qualify, winners must attend the online program and be present when the names are drawn.

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Meet Our Best Friends: Leslie Branch

Posted Oct 17, 2023, 12:00 PM Learn about the Friends of the Leslie Library for National Friends of Libraries Week. Read More

Victoria Meadows to lead CADL's Marketing Dept.

Posted Jun 5, 2023, 4:39 PM Victoria Meadows is named as the new Director of Marketing & Communications for CADL. Read More

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