Flat River Community Library

Access Books, Magazines, and More!

Library Card

Library cards are issued free of charge for Montcalm County residents that live within the Lakeland Library Cooperative service area. Library cards that are lost, stolen or damaged may be replaced for $3.00.


The Library offers many electronic resources, free of charge. Learn more here.

Borrow Material

We offer a wide variety of items that may be checked out from the library for free! Please bring your library card with you to check out materials.

Material Type Loan Period
Books 3 weeks
Audio Books 3 weeks
Music CDs 3 weeks
CD-Rom Games 3 weeks
Magazines/Newspapers 1 week
Discovery Packs 1 week
Videos 1 week
Puppets 1 week


Most items may be renewed one time if no one else is waiting for them. Renew items in person at the Library, over the phone by calling 676.754.6359, or online. Please have your library card number ready.

Recommend a Materials Purchase

Looking for an item we don’t own or can’t get our hands on for you? Click here to make a purchase recommendation. We look forward to hearing from you!

Overdue Fines

In July 2019, Flat River Community Library eliminated overdue fines on FRCL material. Check for replacement fees and fines on your account from other libraries here.