Why should kids have all the fun? Join us for Grown-Up Story Hour on Monday, January 30th at 6:00 p.m. at the Mercer Senior Center. Sit back and relax while we read short stories, poetry, and essays to you! There’s no cost to attend. You are welcome to bring your own beverages and snacks or ... Read More
February is Love Your Library Month! Join the Friends of the Mercer Library in celebrating our library this month. What can you do to show your love of the library? Here are some ideas: Take our Love Your Library Reading Challenge Complete a challenge and you'll be entered to win one of two gift certificates ... Read More
In honor of "Love Your Library" month, the Friends of the Mercer Public Library will sponsor two afternoon movies this month. Join us on Monday, February 6 at 2:00 p.m. for "Desk Set." This 1957 film is a cult favorite among librarian and stars Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy. Bunny Watson (Hepburn) is in charge ... Read More
Make Valentine's Day cards to share with friends, family, and others. The Friends of the Library will provide materials for card-making, envelopes, and even stamps for you to send your cards! We'll also be collecting some handmade cards to send with the Mercer Senior Meals food delivery program, so you can consider making and donating ... Read More
The Mercer Public Library Board of Trustees holds their regular monthly meeting on the second Monday of the month at 5:00 p.m. Meetings are open to the public. For a copy of the agenda or a link to observe the meeting via Zoom, please call the library director at 715-476-2366.
The Friends of the Mercer Public Library hold their regular meetings on the second Tuesday of the month at 11:00 p.m. New members and volunteers are always welcome! For a link to participate by Zoom, call the library director at 715-476-2366.
Join us as we welcome author Nick Vander Puy to discuss his book, Water Protectors: The HELP Campaign to Save the Penokees, and the story that inspired it on Wednesday, February 15 at 7:00 p.m. There is no cost to attend, and books will be available for purchase. From 2013-14, during the coldest winter of ... Read More
In honor of "Love Your Library" month, the Friends of the Mercer Public Library will sponsor two afternoon movies this month. Join us on Tuesday, February 21 at 2:00 p.m. for "The Public," a 2018 film starring Emilio Estevez, Jena Malone, and Alec Baldwin. An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police ... Read More
Join us for an evening with author Jeff Wilson, author of the new memoir Wrong Tree: Adventures in Wildlife Biology, published by Cornerstone Press at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Wilson will visit the library on Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. to discuss his newly-released book. The event is free and open to ... Read More
Iron County UW-Extension Agriculture Educator Darrin Kimbler will present "Landscaping with Native Plants: an overview" on Friday, March 31 at 10:00 a.m. This program is free and open to everyone, with no registration required. The presentation will be recorded for future viewing. There will also be plenty of time for Q&A after the presentation, so ... Read More