Enjoy the work of our first-ever Artist in Residence, Sandra Cashman, whose oil paintings and prints will be on display at the library from September 1 to about December 29, 2023. The exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours. As part of her residency at the Mercer Library this fall, Sandy will share her ... Read More
The Mercer Public Library invites the community to enjoy reading and the outdoors through a StoryWalk® installed at the Carol Hannemann Mercer School Forest in Mercer. Kids and families can read the story Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner, illustrated by Christopher Silas Neal, as they walk the quarter mile StoryWalk Loop at ... Read More
The Friends of the Library are sponsoring a FREE wrapping station this month. Bring in your presents to wrap, spread out in our meeting room, enjoy the peace and quiet and get your wrapping done. OR, send the kids and teens in to the library to do their own wrapping this year! The station is ... Read More
Jerri Sokol, Elder Benefit Specialist with the ADRC of the North, will be holding weekly outreach hours at the Mercer Public Library on Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. beginning October 18, 2023. The Aging and Disability Resource Center of the North provides information and assistance related to aging or adults living with a ... Read More
The Mercer Public Library is proud to host the Discovery Center Knowledge at Noon series. On Wednesday, December 6, 2023 the featured creature will be MOOSE. Join naturalist Hannah Gargrave in learning more about these fascinating animals and their presence in Wisconsin and the Upper Midwest. Hannah received her B.S. from UW-Stevens Point in Wildlife ... Read More
The "Never Had It So Good" group holds twice-weekly AA meetings at the Mercer Library. Thursday night meetings are an Open Meeting and are held at 7:00 p.m. in November-April and at 7:30 p.m. in May-October.
Kanopy provides access to quality, thoughtful streaming video content. Watch movies, TV shows, Great Courses, and Kanopy Kids, and more, all free with your library card! Join Library Assistant Julia Pusateri for an introduction on how to use Kanopy on any device. We'll also demonstrate how to set up Kanopy on your Amazon Fire TV ... Read More
The "Never Had It So Good" group holds twice-weekly AA meetings at the Mercer Library. Sunday meetings are an Open Big Book Study and are held at 6:00 p.m. year-round.
The Ecumenical Women's Bible Study will discuss Signs and Wonders: a beginners guide to the miracles of Jesus by Amy-Jill Levine. This six-week study will be held every Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. at the library beginning on November 14, 2023. This is a private group that meets at the library, and new members are welcome.
Libby is the easy-to-use digital library app that gives you access to thousands of books, audiobooks, and magazines, all free with your library card! Download the free app to your mobile device to start reading/listening. Want to learn more? Library director Teresa Schmidt will present an introduction to Libby on your computer, smartphone, or tablet. ... Read More
The Friends of the Mercer Public Library invite you to join them for a holiday Cookie Exchange on Friday, December 15th at 2:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome for cookies, door prizes, and holiday cheer. How does it work? Bring in about three dozen homemade cookies, candies, or other holiday treats to share, and you'll exchange ... Read More
The Mercer Library's Artist in Residence, oil painter Sandra Cashman, will host a closing reception on Saturday, December 16th at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the library. Attendees of all ages can enjoy refreshments and a free holiday ornament painting craft. Cashman will be here to talk about her work and will be offering ... Read More
The library will be closed on December 25 and December 26, 2023.
The library will be closed on January 1, 2024, in honor of New Year's Day.