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 Library will host a FREE Electronics Recycling event with MRM Recycling on Tuesday, October 3rd at 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Accepted devices: TVs - any type and any size Computers Desktop printers Monitors Keyboards, mice, and other computer peripherals Speakers External hard drives and flash drives e-Readers DVD players and VCRs Fax ... 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 at 7:30 p.m. in May-October and at 7:00 p.m. in November through April.
Due to the weather, this event has been moved to Saturday, October 7. View the sun's chromosphere and see detailed sunspots, prominences larger than planet Earth, flares, filaments and more through a Hydrogen-alpha Solar Telescope with the Northwoods Explorers! We'll also learn about the upcoming annular eclipse on October 14, 2023, and the total solar ... Read More
Come one, come all for the 2023 Annular Eclipse and experience this unique event with your Mercer community! The library will have our Sunspotter ready to view the eclipse as it happens, which uses lenses and mirrors to safely show a projection of the sun's image. We'll also have free eclipse glasses and arts and ... 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 Library Book Club is back! Join us on the third Thursday of the month for a friendly book discussion. All are welcome! Copies of the book will be available at the library. On October 19, 2023, we'll be discussing Wish You Were Here by Jodi Picoult. Bring your ideas for future book club titles, as ... Read More
The Mercer Public Library invites kids of all ages to our annual Halloween event on Tuesday, October 31st at 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. The library and other individuals, businesses, and organizations in Mercer will be handing out candy and treats at our indoor "Trunk or Treat", the Mercer Leos will be serving complimentary hot dogs ... 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.
Join us for the 2023 Geocaching International Film Festival (GIFF). Everyone is welcome, from experienced geocachers to those just interested in learning more about the hobby. Snacks will be available, as well as Keurig coffee & hot chocolate. Feel free to bring your own drinks and share a plate of goodies if you like. Event ... Read More
Learn how to recognize when information online is inaccurate, biased, or manipulative. You’ll learn how to use the C.R.A.A.P. test to evaluate whether the information you’re reading is credible and reliable. You’ll also learn how to search for sources that provide fair, unbiased, and accurate information. Moderate tech experience recommended. Registration is appreciated, although not ... Read More
Join us for a public event to celebrate our first Artist in Residence, oil painter Sandra Cashman, as her term comes to a close. The reception will be held on Saturday, December 16th at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Mercer Public Library. The event is free and open to the public, and will ... 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 7:30 p.m. from May through October and at 7:00 p.m. from November through April. Sunday meetings are an Open Big Book Study and are held at 6:00 p.m. year-round.