Mendon Township Library

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.

What's Happening at the MTL:

COMING SOON

YOGA! ON BREAK. RESUMES OCTOBER 9, 2017.

Essential Oils Make & Take

- Hodge Podge: Wednesday, September 27 at 6 PM - 8 PM

I'm cleaning out my closet...my supply closet that is!!

These classes are designed to teach you how to make your own DIY products using your essential oils. There is a small fee to cover some of the expenses (see below).

You can make the following items:

For $3.00 each:
All Purpose Cleaner
Glass Cleaner
No. 2 Poo Spray
Foaming Hand Soap
Hand Sanitizer
Tub & Shower Cleaner
Wood Cleaner
Assorted Roller Bottle Blends

For $2.00 each:
Assorted Nasal Inhaler Blends

Pick and choose which items you would like to make. Supplies provided on first come, first served basis.I have made this event public, so please feel free to share! Also, please come by 7:30 to allow enough time to make your products.

The class will be held in the lower level of the library - please enter on the back side of the building - the door is at the bottom of the ramp.

FREE ROCK PAINTING CLASS!

October 11 from 4:30-6:00 pm. Individuals with rocks they wish to paint are invited to bring them along. A variety of rocks will also be available at the class. For more information, please call the library AT 269-496-4865.

FALL FEST OCTOBER 14!

The library is hosting Magician Rick Fisher, from FAB magic shop, for a magic show at 11 am during the festival.

WEEKLY HAPPENINGS:

  • YOGA! ON BREAK. RESUMES OCTOBER 9, 2017. Mondays at 6 pm. Please 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.
  • STORY TIME  Wednesdays, at 11 AM in the lower level of the library. Parents are encouraged to bring their little ones in to enjoy a craft, snack, fun, and awesome kids stories!
  • As you look forward to fall, remember your library has plenty of books to help you create crafts for the fall season and to get a start on the winter holidays, and try new recipes. Check out a book to help you celebrate something fun! Remember, if we don’t have a particular book here, we can order it in through the Michigan Electronic Library (MEL).
  • AR BOOKS:  The library has many AR books all ready for your eager readers. Most of our books have the AR points and reading level printed in the back of the book. We also allow AR testing on our patron computers.

EVENTS IN MICHIGAN:

  • 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!
  • Click on MICHIGAN ACTIVITY PASS above for more information.
See our News & Events page for more information

NEW BOOKS:

Y is for Yesterday by Sue Grafton
The Store by James Patterson
Seeing Red by Sandra Brown
Any Dream Will Do by Debbie Macamber
The Lying Game by Ruth Ware
What Made Maddy Run by Kate Fagan
The Force by Don Winslow
House of Spies by Daniel Silva
I See London I See France by Sarah Mlynowski
Refugee by Alan Gratz
Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
True Blessing by Wanda Brunstetter

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