Hello!  Summer Reading is upon us.  All ages are welcome to participate in our Annual Summer Reading Challenge.  As in the past, each child going into 5th grade and under who earns 60 reading points will be awarded a reading medal.  Yes, I added 10 points, but I also added an extra month to read and record points. Points are…

Read More

Access to the library’s wireless internet connection remains available 24/7 from the parking lot.  The library building remains closed to the public at this time, but checkout our website for a variety of online resources, legionmemoriallibrary.org.  Those resources include:  BadgerLink, Gale Courses, and links to Wisconsin’s Digital Library for ebooks and audio downloads.  Plans for reopening to…

Read More

Hello!  Curbside Pickup service is on Monday & Thursday from 1 PM to 5 PM.  You may checkout books owned by the Mellen Library by placing Requests/Hold using your library card when searching the Merlin Online Catalog found on our Library website:  legionmemoriallibrary.org.  If you do not have an online connection, you may call the library…

Read More

Our first Curbside Pickup was a success!  We had 18 curbside visits on a beautiful sunny day with fresh cut lawn and our daffodils in full bloom. Curbside will be offered Monday & Thursday, 1-5 PM.  The Book Drop will also be opened during that time.  Returned books will be quarantined for at least three…

Read More

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2020 Friends of the Mellen Library Bellringer 2 and 5 mile races have been CANCELLED.  Our concern for volunteer and participant health and safety are top priority. Sponsors who have contributed will be contacted in regards to their options.  We look forward to seeing everyone back at the start…

Read More

Hello! Legion Memorial Library will begin offering curbside pick-up on Mondays, & Thursdays from 1-5 PM, beginning May 11. The Book Drop will also be open during those hours. Books will be bundled from patron’s hold requests placed online or by phone. Pick-up times will be scheduled by library staff in 10 minutes intervals, to…

Read More

Online is still the best way for us to offer services at this time.  From the Library’s website, legionmemoriallibrary.org you can access a variety of great resources.  If  you’re looking for the order of a particular series, under the ‘FIND BOOKS’ tab scroll down to ‘NoveList’.  NoveList also offers recommendations in a variety of ways.   If…

Read More

In case you missed it, Governor Evers has said that libraries can offer curbside service after April 24th. This is a possibility for us; however, we are trying to work out the details with our library system before we make any announcements about if or when that will happen. The safety of our staff and…

Read More

Hello one and all!  The library remains closed at this time.  And please, for the time being, keep all library books, dvds, magazines, and books on audio with you at home.  Our library does not charge fines.  There is no need to worry about a late fee. The library will not being doing curbside pick-up…

Read More

To help limit the spread of COVID-19 in our community, Legion Memorial Library will be closed March 17th-April 5th.  We hope to reopen April 6th. Checkout our Library‘s website:  legionmemoriallibrary.org and Facebook page:  Legion Memorial Library, for updates.  I’ll also continue to write the Mellen Weekly Record’s Library News column. All library events and programs have been cancelled through April.  This includes:  book clubs,…

Read More