Mason

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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Location
145 West Ash Street 
Mason, Michigan 48854

517.676.9088

Link to the CATA Bus Route Link for directions to this library location

Hours
Monday: 10a.m. - 6p.m.
Tuesday: 10a.m. - 6p.m.
Wednesday: 10a.m. - 6p.m.
Thursday: 10a.m. - 6p.m.
Friday: 10a.m. - 6p.m.
Saturday: 11a.m. - 2p.m.   Sunday: Closed    

*Closed Sundays between Memorial Day and Labor Day

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Heather Goupil.jpgHeather Goupil
Head Librarian

Rooms, Resources & Special Features

Adobe Elements  

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

Bookworm Heaven

The Friends of the Mason Library run this used bookstore located on the second floor. Available during the library’s open hours.

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.

Ingham County Genealogical Society Genealogy Research Room

With volumes of data available for research, the room is open to the public by appointment Wednesday's from 12-4 p.m. An ICGS Librarian will be available to assist visitors.

Morris Collection

Donated to the Mason Library in 2006 by Eugene G. Wanger, this collection includes books, manuscripts and ephemera related to the history of Ingham County. 

Public Meeting Room

Our meeting room is available for public use and the capacity is 84. If you are interested in reserving space, please call or visit the branch for an application. Make sure to allow enough time when planning your event as our rooms are in high demand.

  • An application must be completed and turned in at the location being requested.
  • Applicants must produce a current Capital Area District Libraries card which must be in good standing at the time of room use.
  • Applicants must be present during the meeting/event.

For additional details, please review our Meeting Room Policy.

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.

Test Proctoring

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

Wireless Service

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

 

Mason Gallery

Mason Events

*Online Citizenship Test Prep (Adults)

Tuesday Mar 2, 2021 12:30pm - 2:00pm
All Locations
Join us online on Tuesdays to practice for the USCIS Naturalization Test in a relaxed setting. We will use the first half hour to practice speaking English. The next hour will be spent on prep for the reading, writing, and civics sections. *Registration is required for each session you wish to attend; call 517-367-6350 or click on "register." You will be emailed a link to our Microsoft Teams meeting a few days prior to the event.  (Microsoft Team instructions
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*Keep Calm and Carry Yarn!--An Online Fiber Crafts Group (Adults)

Thursday Mar 4, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm
All Locations
Meet online every month with fellow fiber crafters! A working webcam is required. *Registration required for each session; call 517-851-7810 or click on "Register.".After registration you will be emailed a link to join the session. (Microsoft Team instructionsRead More
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CADL COVID Response

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