Thanksgiving Take & Make Craft 11/17/2021

‘I Am Thankful’ a special Take & Make project for this month.  It is a great chance to stop, think, and share all that you and your child are grateful for as you spend time crafting together.  Thanksgiving books and a variety of new children’s books are available for check out.  Stop by soon and…

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Love My Library Winner 11/10/2021

September’s Library Card Sign-up Month for the whole of the Northern Waters Library Network offered a variety of activities to participate in.  And Mellen was represented in the ‘Why I Love My Library’ write in ​category. Marcy Henri shared, “I love my library because I would go broke buying books without it & we have an awesome librarian…

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Outdoor Space Project Begins, 11/3/2021

The Friends of the Library’s outdoor space project is underway.  Since opening our doors in March 2010, an outdoor reading & event gathering area has been in our dreams and discussions.  Many, many people have shared their thoughts, ideas, and donations to making this dream a reality. This fall we hope to complete leveling the gathering…

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Halloween Take & Make Craft Projects

Conversation & Crafts will be meeting on Thursday, October 28th at 7 pm at the Library.  Bring your hand craft projects and enjoy the company of other crafters.  We’ll be deciding on a group goodwill project to collect donations for.  Bring your ideas. There are two Take & Make crafts at the Library that will…

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C & C Delayed, 10/20/2021

Conversation & Crafts will be delayed one week.  Our first meeting will take place on Thursday, October 28th at 7 pm.  Bring your own hand crafts (knitting, crocheting, embroidery, etc.) and enjoy spending time with fellow crafters.  We’ll decide on a group donation project on this first night.  Bring ideas if you have them for…

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Halloween Take & Make Crafts (click for pic)

Take & Make Projects are available until gone.  You will need to supply additional basic supplies like scissors, glue, markers, and/or crayons. Stop by soon before they disappear.  And while here check out our selection of Fall & Halloween titles in the Children’s Room.

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Friends Quilt Raffle Winners, 9/29/2021

The Friends of the Library’s Quilt Raffle & Fall Bazaar’s Grand Prize Quilt, ‘Pinwheels & Whirligigs’ made by Carol Noth and donated anonymously was won by Jim Christl!  Congratulations!! Thank you to one and all for your help in making our event a success!  We were blessed with a beautiful day and were able to hold…

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Friends Quilt Raffle & Pasty Sale, 9/23/2021

The Friends of the Library’s Quilt Raffle & Pasty Sale will be held on Saturday, September 25th 9 am-Noon.  Weather permitting, as much as possible will be set up and held outdoors.  The drawing will begin at noon with the grand prize quilt, “Pinwheels & Whirligigs” made by Carol Noth and donated anonymously.  Additional prize…

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Friends Quilt Raffle & Pasty Sale, 9/23/2021

The Friends of the Library’s Quilt Raffle & Pasty Sale will be held on Saturday, September 25th 9 am-Noon.  Weather permitting, as much as possible will be set up and held outdoors.  The drawing will begin at noon with the grand prize quilt, “Pinwheels & Whirligigs” made by Carol Noth and donated anonymously.  Additional prize…

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Library Cards Empower, 9/15/2021

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when Legion Memorial Library joins the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step on the path to academic achievement and lifelong learning. There is nothing more empowering than signing up…

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