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Love Your Library Month

Mercer Public Library 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

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

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Love Your Library Movie: “Desk Set”

Mercer Community Center 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

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

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Love Your Library Month: Valentine-making party

Mercer Public Library 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

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

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Friends of the Mercer Library regular meeting

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.

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Love Your Library Movie: “The Public”

Mercer Community Center 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

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

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2023 Earth Day Fair

Mercer Community Center 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

Save the date! The Mercer Public Library will host its annual Earth Day Fair on Saturday, April 22. Area organizations and businesses who support environmentally-friendly practices are invited to participate, and there's no cost to have a table at the event. More details will be released soon. For more information, call the library at 715-476-2366.

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Friends of the Library Tea Party

Mercer Community Center 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

Save the date! The Friends of the Mercer Public Library will host a tea party on Sunday, June 11, 2023. All proceeds from the event will support the Friends of the Library. Tickets will go on sale in early May. Stay tuned for more details.

Katharine Wright and Those Flyboys from Dayton

Mercer Public Library 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

Behind the genius of the Wright brothers, Wilbur and Orville, was their beloved and devoted sister, Katharine. She may be often overlooked by history but make no mistake, she was the integral variable in the equation that solved the mystery of controlled flight. Join the Mercer Public Library to welcome Jessica Michna in another riveting ... Read More

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Used Book Sale

Mercer Community Center 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

The Friends of the Library will host a one-day USED BOOK SALE on Tuesday, August 1, 2023. The sale will be in the Mercer Community Center and will include great bargains on books for all ages, puzzles, music CDs, DVDs, and more. All proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Mercer Public Library. The Friends will ... Read More

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Mercer Library Fall Celebration

Mercer Public Library 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI

The Friends of the Mercer Public Library are proud to sponsor the annual Mercer Library Fall Celebration. This is the largest fundraising event of the year for the Friends, and the event features drinks and hors d'oeuvres, raffles, an online auction, and more. Mark your calendar and plan to join us on the afternoon of ... Read More

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