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

Friends of the Library Flower Sale

The Friends of the Library will have their annual flower sale. Certificates may be purchased for any dollar amount to be used at Riverbend Gardens, east of Mendon on M-60.
The Friends of the Library receive 20% of certificate sales. Certificates are available at the library, or from any Friend of the Library. Thank you for your support.

BICYCLE MAINTENANCE CLASS...JUNE 14

At your Mendon Township Library! Be there, JUNE 14TH from 6-7 p.m. All are welcome! For more information, call 269-496-4865.

essential oil class w/make & take

The next class held at the library on Wednesday, June 28th at 6 pm will be a make & take with guest favorites. We will be making Thieves Wipes, Lip Balm, Thieves Hand Soap, and Bug Spray. You can view the event details and RSVP here:

https://www.facebook.com/events/421555144882254

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 (shown below).

All supplies are provided and you will leave with several different products that you make.

We will be making the following items:
- Bug Spray $3.00
- Thieves Sanitizing Wipes $3.00
- Thieves Foaming Hand Soap $3.00
- Lip Balm $1.00

You can pick and choose which items you would like to make.

Please note: 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.

WEEKLY HAPPENINGS:

  • YOGA! 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. Children are invited to join Ms. Jen on Wednesdays at 11 AM in the lower level of the library for Storytime. Parents are encouraged to bring their little ones in to enjoy a craft, snack, fun, and awesome kids stories!
  • As you look forward to spring, remember your library has plenty of books to help you plan your garden, create crafts for Valentine's Day and Easter, keep up with your resolutions, 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!
  • 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:

The Fix by David Baldacci
The Black Book by James Patterson
All by Myself, Alone by Mary Higgins Clark
One Perfect Lie by Lisa Scottoline
The Stars are Fire by Anita Towles
Fallout by Sara Paretsky
Rebel Mother by Peter Andreas
Year of No Clutter by Eve O. Schaub
Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
The American Spirit by David McCullough

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