Betsie Valley District Library

The Betsie Valley District Library...the little library with a big heart!

Welcome to the

Betsie Valley District Library!


Located at: 14744 Thompson Ave., Thompsonville, MI 49683

Mailing address: PO Box 185, Thompsonville, MI 49683

Telephone and fax numbers: 231-378-2716


We deeply thank the Friends of the BVDL for funding our

summer hours!

Our regular business hours: 

Tuesday 11AM-5PM, Wednesday 2PM-7PM, Thursday 11AM-5PM,

Friday 2PM-6PM, Saturday 10AM-2PM,

Sunday and Monday closed 

Beginning June 20, 2016 we will have expanded hours!

We will be open:

Mondays 12PM - 5PM

Tuesday and Thursday 10AM - 5PM

Wednesday 12PM - 7PM

Friday 10AM - 6PM

Saturday 10AM - 2PM


Warm and friendly staff welcome you to

browse and enjoy the library!

Books, magazines, audio books, DVD's, and videos are available

with a valid library card. If we don't have an item,

we will gladly inter-library loan it for you!


Services available:

Regular copies: $ .10 each

Computer copies: plain text $ .10 each,

black and white pictures $ .25 each, and color copies $1.00

Fax: $1.00 per page, sending and receiving

***Our catalog is now online!

Click on the link below to browse our catalog!

You may now create an online account -- just ask or call for your library card number to set up an online account to view items that you have checked out, place holds on specific items, or renew your items!

**Search our catalog!


The Betsie Valley

District Library Board invites everyone to attend the Library Board meetings.

The meetings are held the second Tuesday of the month

 at 5:30PM



Betsie Valley District Library is now a DHS Navigation Partner!

We are ready to help you...GET ONLINE...NOT IN-LINE!

We can assist you in navigating the application online!



Come on in and read the newspaper!

We have the daily Traverse City Record Eagle and the Manistee News Advocate! We also are receiving the Record Patriot!


We have  patron Internet access computers.

Wireless access is

available 24 hours/day!

Enjoy a magazine in our reading room!


Knitting Club meets on Tuesdays at 11AM,

All levels are welcome! 


"Check us out" on facebook!

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