Upcoming Events



Ever wonder what process an author uses or where inspiration comes from. Join us twice per year as Michigan authors share their secrets and answer questions. See below for scheduled events.

Book Discussions


Book discussions are held at 10:00 a.m. on the third Tuesday of the month in the Wisner Center. Participants select the books to be discussed. See below for scheduled events.



Join us for eight, free Sunday Night Live concerts in the Wisner Center from 2:00 to 3:30 pm  October through April each year. See below for scheduled events.

Flix @theLibrary


Come and enjoy a free family movie and popcorn on our big screen on a designated Sunday from 2 to 4 pm, September to April (excluding December). See below for scheduled events.

Book Sales


The Friends know how to put on a used book sale that can help connect you to some of your favorite authors and subjects at very low prices. Check below for scheduled events.

Family Nights


The summer action heats up with a set of concerts and performances each Thursday evening from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. See below for scheduled events.



May 30 at 12:30 pm 

In the Wisner Center. Reservations can be made  through the information help desk number at the main branch. The cost is $10:00  for members, $12:00 for non members and $5.00 to just listen to the Authors speak.  A box lunch is included in the cost.


Book discussions are held at 10:00 a.Michelle. on the third Tuesday of the month in the Wisner Center at the  Cascade Library. We encourage attendees to read ahead of the schedule if  possible since some titles may be in short supply near the discussion  date.


May 20 at 10:00 am

Paris in the Present Tense by Mark Helprin.

Mark Helprin's powerful new novel is set in present-day Paris caught between violent unrest and its well-known, inescapable glories. Jules Lacour, cellist, widower, Algerian war veteran and child of the Holocaust must find a balance between his strong obligations to the past and the attractions and beauties of life and love in the present


The Cascade Township Branch brings eight concerts inside for Sunday Afternoon Live from October through April. Concerts run from 2:00 to 3:30 pm and are free.

Please check back later for the upcoming schedule.


Come and enjoy a free movie and popcorn on our big screen. For families with children from 2 to 4 pm. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

Please check back later for the upcoming schedule.

Used Book Sales



Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Day 1. Indoors only. From 9 to 10 a.m. for members only. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the public. Hard cover $2, paperback $1; featuring adult fiction, adult non-fiction, classics and some children's.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Day 2. Outdoors and indoors. From 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for everyone. Hard cover $2, paperback $1, with $10 bag sale beginning at noon. All categories of books.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Day 3. Indoors from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for members and the public. $5 bag sale all day. Will be restocking the shelves!


November 1 - 3

Details to come.



Details to come.

Thursday Family Nights


June 13 - Tap Your Toes with the Porters

Come swing and dance to the toe-tapping' sounds of The Porters. They will captivate and entertain even the youngest audience.

June 20 - Voices of Freedom

Enjoy your favorite patriotic and Americana songs with Voices of Freedom, an 8-part acapella vocal ensemble.

June 27 - Bangarang Circus

Bangarang Circus will wow with circus style entertainment, ranging from aerial arts to hula hooping, acrobatics and more.

July 11 - Blue Water Ramblers

The Ramblers return to share their popular traditional music for foot stompers of all ages.

July 18 - Tom Plunkard's Amazing Adventures

Family-friendly hilarious magic show filled with live animals, audience participation and amazing magic.

July 25 - Audacious Hoops; August 1 - Pint Size Polkas; August 8 - The Bootstrap Boys

Audacious Hoops - Watch a lively, interactive hula hoop show. There will be hula hoops available for everyone to give it a whirl.

Pint Size Polkas - Sing, clap and dance along to this flip, high-energy, musical package guaranteed to bring a smile to the faces of your and old alike.

The Bootstrap Boys - The Bootstrap Boys are a four-piece country band who have developed a fresh take on the classic country sound.