Join us for an opening reception to celebrate Artist in Residence Cedar Nelson. The reception will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2024 at 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Mercer Public Library. Nelson is a watercolorist and block printer from Ironwood, Michigan. Cedar will give a brief statement about her work at 5:00 p.m. ... Read More
Do you have family photos, family history documents, or other things you'd like to scan and preserve, but you aren't sure where to start? Library assistant Blaze Burton can help! Join us for a free class on Friday, January 26 at 10:30 a.m. Participants will observe and learn about the equipment the library has to ... Read More
The Friends of the Mercer Public Library normally hold regular monthly meetings on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 11:00 a.m. This month's meeting has been rescheduled to the 6th. New volunteers are always welcome! If you'd like to attend by Zoom, please call the library at 715-476-2366 for the link. The Friends of ... Read More
Jerri Sokol, Elder Benefit Specialist with the ADRC of the North, will be holding monthly outreach hours at the Mercer Public Library on the first Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. beginning January 3, 2024. The Aging and Disability Resource Center of the North provides information and assistance related to aging or adults ... Read More
iCloud, Google Cloud, cloud computing, THE cloud... What does it all mean? Librarian Teresa Schmidt will introduce you to the concept of "the cloud" and how it can help you store or backup files, sync your devices, and more. We'll take a brief look at some of the most popular cloud services for consumers, including ... Read More
Kids ages 3rd grade and up are invited to learn about Block Printing with artist Cedar Nelson in a FREE workshop on Saturday, February 17 at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Mercer Library. We will look at the steps needed to create a one-of-a-kind artwork that can be duplicated over and over. Instead ... Read More
Join us for a special "Love Your Library Month" edition of Grown Up Story Hour on Sunday, February 18 at 1:00 p.m. at the Liberty Way Tap House in Mercer. Why should kids have all the fun? Join us for Grown-Up Story Hour and sit back and relax while we read short stories, poetry, and ... Read More
National Read in the Bathtub day was February 9, but if you missed it, that's OK... Here's a chance to make your next bathtub reading session a little nicer! Kaitlin from The Sunflower Project will be here to help you make your own bath salts in a free event on Monday, February 19 from 11:00 ... Read More
Join Fe University on February 20 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. for a social gathering to kick off their new series, Still Learning After All These Years. The free social will be held at Mercer Public Library. Meet the teachers, learn about the classes in the series, and chat about Fe University–plus have a plain ol’ ... Read More
Mercer School has an early release day on Wednesday, February 21. Kids are invited to the library from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. for popcorn and a free screening of the Disney/Pixar film, "Onward." 2020, 102 minutes, Rated PG Featuring the voice talents of Tom Holland, Chris Pratt, Octavia Spencer, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, & John Ratzenberger
Facebook Marketplace is a classified-ad section on the social media platform that allows you to sell or buy items locally or worldwide. Facebook Marketplace and other online sales platforms have grown in use over the last decade. Want to learn more? Library assistant Julia Pusateri will cover how to join Marketplace, list your items, and ... 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.
Celebrate the last day of "Love Your Library Month" with a movie and popcorn with your library friends! Join us on Thursday, February 29 at 2:00 p.m. for a free screening of "Robot & Frank." "Robot & Frank" stars Frank Langella as an aging thief with a fading memory who finds his love for larceny ... 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.