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Sage Branch Library

100 E Midland St, Bay City, MI 48706-4564
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Beautiful Building with lots of Good Memories

I took my daughter to the Sage Library recently to sign up for the summer reading program. I... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Bay City, Michigan
Beautiful old building

The library is 3 stories and is housed in this beautiful old building. It has a beautiful sitting... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
deborah m
Essexville, Michigan
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100 E Midland St, Bay City, MI 48706-4564
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I took my daughter to the Sage Library recently to sign up for the summer reading program. I hadn't been in there in years. When I walked in with her, I was so happy to see that it is still as I remember it. The...More

Thank MariaLynO
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The library is 3 stories and is housed in this beautiful old building. It has a beautiful sitting area with a fireplace where you can spend you day reading. It does have an elevator. The library hosts a summer reading program for adults and children...More

Thank deborah m
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I love Sage and it's old front brick facade with sculptures. The staff is very friendly and helpful. I've had several excellent recommendations for fiction there. You can place a hold on your favorite authors and they will call for pick up. Beautiful water fountain...More

Thank 207alba9
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I literally grew up at this library...I had to visit historical sites and this was one of them...the tour was great and I never really knew how significant my local library was. There are still original fixtures of the library and I still remember when...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

If you like history and architecture visit this library. It is a beautiful building inside and out. They did have to take away some of its beauty by adding on to accommodate the elevator for handicap accessibility, but its still worth visiting

Thank a l
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Great library on the West side of Bay City. Have spent many hours there and witnessed the changes to a more modern computer based system from the old card catalogue system. The ambience and peace in the reading rooms have always remained the same. The...More

Thank Ardine B
Reviewed 15 April 2016

I am from out of state visiting. The ladies I talked to all of them were very nice. I would come back here again if I ever come back to town.

Thank Hotdamgirl
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

One of our historical buildings from the lumbering era of Bay County History. Be sure to check the hours before you come. The fountain out front is very pretty in the warmer months.

Thank witchbroomstick
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I have been frequenting this library lately and have found it to be so well organized. The staff is very helpful efficient and always offering new ideas for me. They have opened up the third floor and now they have, (be still my heart) an...More

Thank lin c
Reviewed 30 August 2015

The library is a real landmark in Bay City and is best know for it's Lola and the Swan fountain and the Lady of Learning Statue. It has been in operation since 1884 and has some real architecture gems. I was there for a conference...More

Thank RobS3
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