The following was written by the folks at the Library of Michigan:
Expanded Access Will Help Build a Culture of Reading in Michigan
March 3, 2014 - LANSING - The Library of Michigan announced today the introduction of ‘Second Saturdays’ to its regularly scheduled open hours. Beginning April 12, 2014, and continuing on the second Saturday of every month, the Library of Michigan will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
State Librarian Nancy Robertson encouraged this expansion of library hours in response to popular demand, saying: “Our users have been asking for extended hours, and we are happy to be able to accommodate them in this fashion. We also look forward to welcoming new library users who are able to take this added opportunity to explore our unique collections.”