The Milford Memorial Library is closed Thursday, November 28, and Friday, November 29, for the Thanksgiving holiday. The library will be open Saturday, November 30, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Milford Memorial Library is hosting the Festival of Trees again this year for Milford’s Holiday Fantasy. On Saturday, November 23, participants will be able to start setting up their trees for the Festival of Trees. This year the Festival of Trees is Friday, December 6, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., during Milford’s Holiday Fantasy. We will have music from Teresa Ortman, refreshments by the Friends of the Library, and voting on trees. The awards this year are for best personal/family tree, best organization tree, best business tree, most creative, and librarian's choice. Winners will receive $20 in gift certificates to Perkins and $20 in Milford Bucks from the Friends of the Milford Library. The Milford library hours are 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 9:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Wednesdays, and 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturdays. We look forward to seeing all the creative trees around the library. For more information, contact the library at 712-338-4643 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MML invites everyone to stop by the library during the 2019 Holiday Fantasy Celebration. On Saturday, December 7, starting at 11:30 a.m., kiddos are invited to make a simple holiday themed craft with Miss Becca and some wonderful volunteers. All of the items will be provided by the library, and there is no pre-registration. Come join the holiday spirit at MML!
The library is also hosting the food drive this year for Holiday Fantasy. This ongoing food drive for Dickinson County Upper Des Moines will start on Monday, November 25, and end on Friday, December 13. Nonperishable food items can be brought to the Milford Memorial Library.
Milford Memorial Library: Youth Corner
Ho, ho, ho! Miss Becca has plenty of December programs for all the bigs and littles (a.k.a. adults and kiddos). Check them out below, as well as visit the Youth Page on Milford Memorial Library’s website (http://www.milford.lib.ia.us).
- Building Bookworms-Disney Delight: 10:30 A.M. on Monday, December 2
- Holiday Fantasy Craft: 11:30 A.M. on Saturday, December 7
- Afterschool Activity-Sugar Cookie Decorating: 3:30 P.M. on Thursday, December 12
- Public Playdate: 5:30 P.M. on Wednesday, December 18
- 4-H Clover Kids-Gingerbread Time: 3:30 P.M. on Thursday, December 19
- Building Bookworms-Holiday Hangings *Wear pajamas*: 10:30 A.M. on Monday, December 23