Mendon Township Library

Welcome to the Mendon Township Library

The Mendon Township Library was built in 1905 and is located in the picturesque village of Mendon, Michigan. The MTL Board is searching for names of people who have contributed to the success of our library. Please share your information with our library director, Kim.

YOGA  -  SUMMER BREAK

Yoga will be on a summer break until September 12th. See you then.

What's Happening at the MTL:

WEEKLY HAPPENINGS:

  • YOGA! is on a summer break until Monday, September 12th at 6 pm. Please re-join us then in the lower level! 
  • CRAFTING continues be held on Tuesday evenings at 6:00 pm.  Join us in the lower level of the library for conversation and knitting, crocheting, quilting, or your own crafting. Call the Library at 269-496-4865 for more information.
  • SUMMER READING CLUB starts on Wednesday, June 22 at 11:00 am!

SUMMER SPECIAL:

READ WITH ME UNDER THE SEA
2016 SUMMER READING CLUB

Ms. Jen has put together another great summer reading club for kids this summer. More information will be coming home in your Mendon student's Friday folder. Here are the Where & Whens:

  • Mendon Township Library's Lower Level
  • Wednesday's at 11:00 am
  • June 22nd - July 20th
  • Check out our calendar for each weeks plan

ON THE HORIZON (and coming up soon):

  • As you begin your yard work and gardening for the season, remember to check out some books and dvds on these topics at the library. Our collection ranges from herb gardens, rock gardens, planting grass, with many books about maintaining your yard, as well as what vegetables to plant in the sun and shade. Remember, if we don’t have a particular book here, we can order it in through the Michigan Electronic
    Library (MEL).
  • Madame Marantette "Queen of the Saddle"
St. Joseph County Historical Society of Michigan, located at 34 N. Main Street, Three Rivers (south of the Riviera Theatre). In addition to a photographic history of her life, they will also be having several programs about the "Queen of the Saddle". Find the Historical Society on Facebook or call: 269-483-7122 for more information.
October 16 from 2-3:30, Last Day of Show with Program by Holly Stephenson

EVENTS IN MICHIGAN:

  • Would you like to visit: Kalamazoo Nature Center? Gilmore Car Museum? Michigan Historical Center? USS Silversides Museum (A submarine)? Kal-Haven Trail State Park? FOR FREE??
  • Get a MICHIGAN ACTIVITY PASS and explore these and many other cultural attractions and state parks throughout Michigan. New locations were added for 2016-2017 - check it out!
  • The Outdoor Adventure Center (Michigan Department of Natural Resources) to MAP!
  • Also NEW For 2016-2017: Seven Michigan National Park Service Destinations Included! Happy 100th Birthday, NPS!
  • Click on MICHIGAN ACTIVITY PASS above for more information.
See our News & Events page for more information

NEW BOOKS:

Trouble Maker by Linda Howard
No Other Will Do
by Karen Witemeyer
The Misadventures of Max Crumbly
by Rachel Renee Russell
End of Watch
by Stephen King
Dishonorable Intentions
by Stuart Woods
The Cavendon Luck
by Barbara Taylor Bradford
Delilah: Treacherous Beauty
by Angela Hunt
Cancer in the Family
by Theodore Ross, M.D. PhD
Seal of Honor
by Gary Williams
Morgue: A Life in Death
by Dr. Vincent Di Maio
The Sound of Gravel: a Memoir
by Ruth Wariner

 E-books and audio books are available as well. Many more new DVD’s and CD’s are available as well. Come check out the selection. Visit your public library!

OUR COLLECTION:

We have over 40,000 books, magazines, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs and more in our collection.  In addition, through the use of the Michigan Electronic Library MelCat system, we have access to millions of other titles.  We have several public access computers and WiFi access to meet your electronic needs and offer photocopying and faxing services.  

Please stop in and browse our collection or take a tour of a beautiful Carnegie Library, built in 1905 and on the National Register of Historic Places.

YOUR LIBRARY RESOURCES - AVAILABLE ANYTIME, ANYWHERE:

e-Shelf & Research

 - Work and research from the office or from home, anytime

Good Reads

 - Book reviews, top sellers, author interviews, and news headlines