Milford Memorial Library is accepting books the Friends of Milford Library Foundation’s Book Sale. You may drop off books during normal business hours. As a reminder, we do not accept Reader’s Digest Condensed novels, magazines, textbooks, and encyclopedias. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. If you have any questions, please contact Milford Memorial Library at 712-338-4643 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join other volunteers and the library staff for book sale set-up beginning at 11:00 a.m., on Thursday, July 21, with pizza and a potluck to follow. Once everything is in place, let the shopping begin. Volunteers will get to shop early. Please let the library know if you plan to volunteer.
The Friends of the Milford Library are also in need of volunteers to work the book sale. Some extra help will be needed after the book sale on Saturday to clean up. For more information or to confirm your participation, please contact Milford Memorial Library at 712-338-4643 or email@example.com.
Join us at the Milford Memorial Library for Past Times presented by Mary Drier from the Dickinson County Museum on Tuesday, July 12, at 7 p.m. Mary will be leading us through a discussion about Milford’s history.
MML’s book club, the Open Book Discussion Group, invites any interested individuals to come and discuss the featured book, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens, on Tuesday, July 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 Wind Chimes on Wednesday, July 20, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at Milford Memorial Library. This craft also comes in kit form. 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.
Join us on Tuesday, July 19, at 7:00 p.m., at the Milford Memorial Library, for a fun night of painting provided by the three local libraries. All of the supplies will be provided by the libraries. We will have an open paint night with materials from past paint nights. If you missed one recently now is your chance. Pre-register at the Arnolds Park Public Library, Spirit Lake Public Library, or the Milford Memorial Library. The cost is $10 for registration. You may also register by going to this link: http://milfordlibrary.weebly.com/adult-program-registration.html
MML’s 2022 Summer Reading Program is going on now. We have reading activities and events for all ages. To register online go to https://bookpoints.milfordlibrary.net/ or in person at MML. If you have any questions please contact the library at 712-338-4643 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Milford Memorial Library: Youth Corner
The Read Beyond the Beaten Path Summer Reading Program has one more family outing at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 14, at the Dickinson County Nature Center. This will be a relaxed evening in order to recognize all of the hard work and time everyone put in during June and July. We will have a storybook walk, songs from the Antoines, and s’mores by the fire.
MML’s Youth Reading-Activity Logs are due on Friday, August 5, so keep plugging away at the different options. After this date, Miss Becca will have the camping prize bags ready for pick up, as well as she will announce the winners for the large prizes. If you need a ReadingActivity Log, stop by our library or print it off from MML’s Youth Summer Reading webpage (SRP tab located on the left side).