Thursday, September 16, at 2:00 p.m., join member of the Iowa Holocaust Council and educator Brad Wilkening as he presents Lessons of the Holocaust at the Milford Memorial Library. Wilkening will address how people can apply lessons of the Holocaust in today’s world where immoral acts are still happening. Wilkening finds the need for Holocaust education and the lessons people can learn from it relevant now more than ever. His goal is to teach people that they need to create a safer more caring environment. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Milford Memorial Library, Friends of the Spirit Lake Public Library, and Friends of the Arnolds Park Public Library.
Milford Memorial Library’s Adult Craft Series is Back! Join us on Wednesday, September 16, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. for Live Succulent Art. This craft is also available in kit form. All participants will receive succulents, a frame, dirt, and instructions. The cost for this craft is $5 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.
Brainfuse HelpNow now is free online homework help. Kindergarteners through adult learners can find learning exercises, studying strategies, and test prep. Want a live person to explain problems versus attempting to figure it out by reading on a screen? Try the Live Tutoring. The Brainfuse HelpNow resource can be accessed by going to the MML’s webpage, milford.lib.ia.us, on the side bar hover over “Use Our Library” and click “Do Research”. Next scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the icon “Brainfuse HelpNow”. This will open up a new tab and the Brainfuse HelpNow homepage will be displayed. Login in using your library card.
Milford Memorial Library’s Young Adult Subscription Box is back with Power Up in September. This box will get you moving and looking at healthy habits. You will be making your own free weights and creating an exercise routine with DIY workout cards. Recipes will help you before and after your workout. A motivational playlist, lists of inspirational books, and media to watch are included in the box. This active box begins on Tuesday, September 13, and runs through Friday, September 24. This is a free program, but registration is required. Young adults may register by calling (712) 338-4643 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Subscription Boxes can be picked up at the library.
Milford Memorial Library: Youth Corner
Milford Memorial Library’s September 2021 youth programming entails the following three programs. Please remember that everything is free and provided by the library.
- Afterschool Activity-Chalk art: Thursday, September 9, 3:30 p.m., East parking lot
- Miss Iowa 2021-Grace Keller: Thursday, September 9, 6:00 p.m., Milford Community Room
- Building Bookworms (storytime)-Colors: Monday, September 20, 10:30 a.m., MML