Mercer Historical Walks in October
The library will be hosting a historical walk through Mercer on October 9th at 6:00 P.M. This walk will be guided by Nancy Ollinger-Thiess and will include architecture, prominent graves, and other historical Mercer sites. The walk will focus on the graves in the Mercer Cemetery. The Walk will start at the Library at 6:00 P.M. Please remember, we will be walking all over town so wear the appropriate shoes and be ready for some light exertion! Signs up today to join this interesting look at local history.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Armchair Travel Club will be postponed to the later date of November 12, 2015 at 6:00 P.M. We hope to see you there!
Mercer Area Library Friends of the Library Wine Tasting The Friends of the Library will be holding a wine tasting with tasty tidbits on Saturday, October 10, 2015, from 5:30 to 7:30 P.M. Beautifully decorated to imitate Paris in the Fall, enjoy a lovely evening while supporting the library. Tickets are available for $25 at the circulation desk of the library.
Mercer Fall Library Lunch The Mercer Area Library will host its annual fall Library Lunch on Wednesday, October 14th. The lunch will include a ham and cheese sandwich with lettuce & tomato on a sandwich roll, salad, and a tasty dessert for $6.50. Join in to make this year’s fundraiser our best one ever! Encourage your family, friends, neighbors, and fellow employees to lunch with you. We ask that orders be placed by Saturday, October 10th. Call 724 662-4233, fax us at 724 662-8893, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to place orders or for more information.
Want to be part of the Library’s PR team? Are you always in the know with the latest local news? Do you know what’s happening in the community? The library is seeking volunteers to help with promoting library events in the community. Any individuals interested in posting flyers to advertise the great events at the library should stop in at the circulation desk for more details, or give us a call at (724) 662-4233.
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