South Haven Memorial Library

We are located in beautiful downtown South Haven, Michigan. We proudly offer over 54,000 materials including books, audio books, and magazines. We also offer downloadable media through our OverDrive program, many daily newspapers, free wireless internet, a community room for public use, many exciting children's programs, and so much more! Stay tuned for what we come up with next!


Sign up for the South Haven Memorial Library’s Teen Summer Reading Program, June 12 - July 14, 2017.  Read whatever YOU want to read this summer! Books – fiction or nonfiction, graphic novels or comic books, audio books, eBooks. Reading goal is 15 hours. Check in at the library each time you complete three hours of reading time to receive raffle ticket entries into our grand prize drawings. Open to anyone entering grades 6th-12th.  Stop in at our Summer Reading Program table any time, starting June 12, with your completed questionnaire/registration form and to sign up for programs. Fun programs and prizes! The more you participate the more entries you will receive toward the grand prizes. Get a customized book recommendation list, beat the reading “summer slide,” and meet new people your age.


• Monday, June 19, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Drop-in Makerspace: Build Your Own Fidget Spinner. Stop in anytime during 3:30-5:30 p.m. to build your own custom fidget spinner. They are all the rage this summer! Snacks provided.

• Friday, June 30, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Community Photo Scavenger Hunt Create your own team, meet up at the library, grab the list of items to locate around town, snap a photo of the found items, and hustle back to see if your team completes the challenge first. Snacks provided. Sign-up required.

• Wednesday, July 5, 3:00-4:00 p.m. Build A Better Cookie Summer Sugar Cookie Decorating Contest Gather your creative energy and bring your best summer-themed cookie decorating idea. There will be a prize for judge’s favorite design.

• Friday, July 14, 4:00-5:45 p.m. Murder Mystery Dinner Mystery-lovers and amateur sleuths are needed to solve a mystery at the library! Sign-up required.

314 Broadway
South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: (269)637-2403
Hours: Monday - Thursday: 10am - 8pm, Friday: 10am - 6pm, Saturday: 10am - 4pm, Sunday: Closed
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South Haven/Van Buren County Convention and Visitors Bureau
546 Phoenix Street
South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269 637-5252