Join us in watching, “Maleficent, Mistress of Evil” February 19th at 1:30 PM.  Those who watch from start to finish will be entered in a drawing for a $12 gift certificate to Ashland’s Bay Theater.  We’ll serve popcorn, but you are welcome to bring additional treats to share.
Author Event:  John Hildebrand will visit our Library next Thursday, February 27th at 6 PM.  Hildebrand will discuss his most recent book, “Long Way Round, Through the Heartland by River.”   Quotes from Mayor Joe Barabe and Nick Vander Puy are included in the section about the Bad River.  Invite your friends and neighbors to join us in welcoming, John Hildebrand to our Library.
The Wednesday Morning Book Club will meet on the 19th at 9 AM to discuss, “Becoming” by Michelle O’Bama.
It’s time to remove our lounge chair.  It’s served us well for these past 10 years, but it’s time to say good-bye.  We’re offering it up for silent auction with a minimum bid of $25.  The proceeds will go to the Mellen Friends of the Library.  Interested?  Stop by the library and enter your bid.  The deadline is 1 PM on Thursday, March 5th.  Payment will be expected, when chair is removed.  The winner is responsible for moving the chair to its new home by March 12th.
Check out the Friends of the Library‘s Used Book Sale.  Many titles available in paperback – 10 cents; hardcover – 25 cents; or the best deal yet – fill a bag of books for $1.  Audio CDs – $2; and DVDs – $1.
New DVDs to check out include:  Midway, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Rambo:  Last Blood and Father Brown season seven.