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Sage Branch Library

Address: 100 East Midland Street, Bay City, MI
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Ranked #7 of 43 things to do in Bay City
Type: Libraries, Traveler Resources
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Type: Libraries, Traveler Resources
Mon - Tue 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed - Thu 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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English first
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135 reviews 135 reviews
46 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I have been going to the Sage Library for years. It is historic, clean, well-staffed and just plain cool. It is a landmark in Bay City and provides a setting whereby you just want to sit and absorb the ambience.

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109 reviews 109 reviews
33 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Lived just a few blocks away, went there all the time when I was in school, you could find whatever you needed & the building is beautiful. Love the fountain out front.

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Bay City
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I have gone to this library for over 40 years since I was a little girl. It is in a beautiful historic building renovated a few years back. Staff is helpful and just a great place to spend some quiet time.

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Bay City, Michigan
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Sage was given to Bay City in the 1880s by Henry Sage, lumberman. It's part of the Bay County Library System. It was totally renovated with strict attention to be historically accurate. It's a beautiful building housing a small collection--Wirt library holds the largest collection in the system. It's a great place to take your kids so they can say... More 

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