J.C. Wheeler Public Library

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Welcome to the J.C. Wheeler Public Library

The J.C. Wheeler Library is located in the heart of Martin, MI across from the Elementary School and Fire Barn/Township Hall.

Now you can check out our library catalog, renew books, all kinds of other things as well from your phone!  Google Store App     iphone App


Scandalous Allegan County talk with Scott Kuykendall at the Township Hall HAS BEEN POSTPONED

Stay updated with the new date here or at facebook.  Thank you for understanding in this unforeseen scheduling conflict.

October 22nd from 10-1 we will have a book signing with Skip Coryell

(more about his books here)

It's back to school time!  Stop in to the library to find books for your kids to read, pick up books on the subjects they are studying about, join our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten club or (gasp!) get a book to read for yourself.

Miss Regina, Miss Alicia, Miss Denise



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Book Club


We met on September 24 to discuss The Race for Paris by Meg Waite Clayton.

Special thanks for our show and tell of C-Rations.  Lots of discussion on this book!

Our next book is to get us ready for Halloween.  We will be discussing Frankenstein on Monday, October 24th at 1pm. Curious minds wonder what food will be at this discussion!

You can pick up a copy of Frankenstein rather easily.  We have been ordering a lot of the annotated text books.  You can order yours HERE.

This Book Club we will also be celebrating our five years of getting together and we are asking all former and wish to be book clubbers to join us!

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 Teen Council is for anyone in 7-12 grade.  We will be meeting again on October 24.  Stay tuned for more information!

Don't forget to about Football Pics!  If you are not on the email list, let us know.  Every week we send out that weeks football games, you choose what team you think will win and who ever gets the most answers correct gets a prize from the library. 


Toddler Time kicked off on September 20th.  We get together every Tuesday at 10:30am.  There is a time to color, then singing, story time, craft to make, snack to eat and play time with toys.  Every week we try to update facebook with that days Toddler Time.  Come on out and join in the fun!



Story Time is getting a new twist on an old favorite.  We will have Saturday Story Time twice a month.

One Saturday we will have a movie and one Saturday we will have a K-6th Program. 

We will see how this new twist on Story Time goes and re-evaluate after Christmas.  Let us know what you think of the new program plans!

Dates to Save:

Family Flix movie day:  October 15 (we had a movie playing that day, watch for our November movie coming up!)

K-6th Halloween Program: October 29 (check out the event on Facebook!)  Be sure to wear your Halloween costumes!



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Links to Community Organizations

Village of Martin

Martin Public Schools

Local Schools

Local Government

Allegan County Family Resource Directory

Allegan County Libraries

Local Churches

Allegan County Great Start Collaborative

Allegan County Historical Links