Loleta Fyan Small and Rural Libraries Conference

Small & Rural Libraries Cancellation FAQ's

In accordance with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services’ recommendations designed to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), we will be canceling/postponing  the Loleta Fyan Small & Rural Libraries Conference scheduled for April 13-15, 2020 at Grand Traverse Resort & Spa in Acme, Michigan.

The state is taking proactive steps to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Michigan. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in reducing the coronavirus risk to Michigan residents.

For current and up-to-date information regarding the Coronavirus visit or

We understand that you will have additional questions concerning this announcement. The Library of Michigan is working to provide answers for you as quickly as possible. Additional communications will be provided to the Michigan library community in the coming days.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

The Library of Michigan Foundation generously supports the Rural Libraries Conference through administration of Loleta Fyan funds.  

This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.