MML’s book club, the Open Book Discussion Group, invites any interested individuals to come and discuss the featured book, The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot by Marianne Cronin, on Tuesday, April 19, at 1:00 p.m. Copies can be found at the library. It is not necessary to attend all of the meetings, and you are welcome to come and go as you please.
Join MML for our Adult Craft Series as we make Stamped Books on Wednesday, April 20, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at Milford Memorial Library. This craft also comes in kit form. The kit will include old books, stamps, paint, embellishments and instructions. The cost for this craft is $5.00 and registration is required. You can register by contacting the Milford Memorial Library or online by going to http://milfordlibrary.weebly.com/adult-program-registration.html.
On Monday, April 18, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at Milford Memorial library, fourth through twelfth graders are invited to join MML and Arnolds Park Library for Y.A.D.O (Young Adults Day Off). Activities include watching Disney’s Cruella, making a Maleficent staff pen, and eating pizza. The cost is $5.00 and registration is required. To register call Milford Memorial Library at 712-338-4643 or Arnolds Park Public Library at 712-332-2033.
Young Adults, fourth through twelfth grade, can register for MML’s Young Adult Subscription Box: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. This free activity box is available until Friday, April 22, but does require registration. You may register by calling 712-338-4643 or online at http://milfordlibrary.weebly.com/ya-subscription-box-registratoin.html.
On Wednesday, April 27, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Milford Memorial Library will be hosting a Hot Air Balloon Presentation featuring private Hot Air Balloon Pilots Anne Susko and Eric Scheve. They will explain what drew them to hot air ballooning, information about ballooning equipment, and how it works. Attendees may also get a chance to look at their equipment. All ages are welcome to attend this free presentation. If you have any questions please contact the library calling 712-338-4643 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can have wireless internet while you are traveling, at home, or at an event. MML has hotspots available for a seven day check out period. Each hotspot comes with a case, charger, and instructions. If you want more information please contact the library at 712-338-4643 or email@example.com.
Milford Memorial Library: Youth Corner
Milford Memorial Library is all set for April. We have decorations in various places, and Miss Becca has new youth book displays with plenty of books ready to be checked out. They include: ducks, superheroes, things in the sky, poetry, and love of the library books. There are also two great programs left for the kiddos. Building Bookworms will be at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 25 (caterpillars) and Afterschool Activity (bead art) will be at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 14. As always, please feel free to check out the Youth Page (milford.lib.ia.us/youth) for everything that is going on with the kiddos, or you can also send an email to Miss Becca at firstname.lastname@example.org