Milford Memorial Library and the Friends of the Milford Library Foundation would like to thank everyone who came out and supported the book sale. The money raised will be used to help with special library programming and special projects. Just a reminder, if you won an auction painting, you may pick it up and pay at the library during operating hours. Thank you again for your support.
This is the last week to fill out and return your MML reading logs. All logs are due on Friday, August 5.
Brainfuse’s HelpNow can assist in getting back into the study routine and strengthen skills for all ages. HelpNow’s link can be found on our website milford.lib.ia.us. under the “Use Our Library” and “Do Research” tabs. If you have any questions, please contact the library by calling 712-338-4643 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Want library material, but lacking time to come in and browse? At your convenience, browse and reserve materials on MML’s online catalog. Go to milford.lib.ia.us and click on the “Search Our Catalog” and login with your card number and password/phone number. You will be notified when your reserves are ready. You may pick up items at the circulation desk or at the drive-up window during open hours. For more information please contact the library by calling 712-338-4643 or by emailing email@example.com.
Preserving your own foods can be a lot quicker and easier than you might think. It’s a great way to have delicious, local food all year long. Three free hands-on workshops in September offer you the opportunity to learn safe food preservation techniques.
September 13: Salsa Making Basics: Take home a jar of salsa you preserved using the hot water bath canning method after learning safe methods! Homemade deliciousness in a jar!
September 20: Jam Making and Dehydrating: You’ll learn safe methods to preserve jams and dehydrate foods in this ‘jam’ session and take home the fruit of your labors!
September 27: Pickle Making and Pickled Products: If you relish a jar of homemade pickles, come experience the joy of pickle making in this hands-on workshop.
Space is limited. To Register contact:
Dickinson County Extension and Outreach Sue Boettcher, firstname.lastname@example.org 712-336-3438.
Milford Memorial Library: Youth Corner
This is the last week to complete your Youth Reading-Activity Log as it is due to the Milford Memorial Library by the end of Friday, August 5. All prizes will be available for kiddos to pick up the following week. Finish strong readers!
There are plenty of dates and times open for Read with Miss Becca that runs from August 1-19, at MML. Again this is a super casual reading time. Reach out to the library through an email (email@example.com) or a quick phone call (712-338-4643).
MML has a special announcement that we will be doing a Building Bookworms at the upcoming Okoboji Blue Water Festival. The storytime is at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 13, in the Youth Area by Bob’s Dogs at Preservation Plaza. Mark those calendars!