Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Overlook Vista Adult Day Program information, tomorrow at 11:00 am with refreshments! FREE!


Wednesday, September 18 at 11:00 a.m. Kathy Walker will be here at the Merrick Public Library with refreshments, and will answer questions regarding this new program at Overlook. FREE!

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Starting Friday, September 6, 11:30 to noon, Pre-school story time with Shanna Desroches. Free! no sign-ups, no age limits, join us for fun!


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PRESCHOOL STORYTIME with Shanna Desroches, Fridays starting September 6, 11:30 a.m. to Noon.  Free, no sign-ups, no age limits, with a free snack and apple juice or water.  This program is funded by the Jeppson Grant for Brookfield, through the Greater Worcester Community Foundation.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Tantasqua Junior High School Summer Reading with Mrs. Hager

Mrs. Hager is available for book discussions! She will be at the Merrick Public Library Tuesday, August 13 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.  for 8th grade book discussion 
Life As We Knew It.  
Tuesday, August 20 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.  for 7th grade book discussion 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. 

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

CHALLENGER: Soaring with Christa McAuliffe

Thursday, August 1 at 6:00 p.m. This program will take place in the Merrick Public Library, 2 Lincoln Street (air conditioned!).  Please use the ADA ramp entrance, the main entrance will be closed. History At Play,  Judith Kalaora will setting up the program in front of the Circulation desk.  Thank you to the Friends of the Merrick Public Library for sponsoring this FREE program.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Thursday, August 1, at 6:00 p.m. CHALLENGER: Soaring With Christa™ Who is America's favorite teacher?

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Thursday, August 1, at 6:00 p.m. CHALLENGER: Soaring With Christa™ Who is America's favorite teacher? Ask anyone about Christa McAuliffe and they will tell you exactly where they were when the Challenger shuttle launched; however, few people understand who Mrs. McAuliffe really was. America's Teacher in Space was an educational pioneer and her goals and accomplishments are explored in this multi-media performance experience, which debuted in 2016 in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Challenger launch.  At the Merrick Public Library.

Friday, June 14, 2019

Summer Reading Program at the library! Come in and sign up!


There is still room in the Saturday, June 22 Cookie Decorating Workshop, the Thursday workshop is full. Call 508-867-6339 if you are interested.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Silent Auction ends tomorrow at noon!

Check your bids on your favorite items!  The Friends of the Library will start calling patrons who won the bid tomorrow at 12:00 from the library.   Please pay and pick up your items next week.  The Friends of the Merrick Public Library thank you for your participation in this fun event.

 




Friday, May 24, 2019

A donation from the Arthur H. and Elizabeth A. Jay Fund to the Friends of the Merrick Public Library

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The Friends of the Merrick Public Library are very pleased to thank the Arthur H. and Elizabeth A. Jay Fund of Greater Worcester Community Foundation for their generous donation of $3000 
for library needs!

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Another date for Cookie Decorating Workshop!! Saturday, June 22, at 11:00 a.m.!






Decorate with Work of Art Cookies at the library, 
Saturday, June 22, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 
(The June 20 date is full!)
Please call the library to sign-up (508-867-6339).


Decorate space-themed cookies to celebrate this year's summer reading theme, A Universe of Stories!  All ages welcome!
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Thursday, May 16, 2019

2019 5th Grade Community Service crew, they assisted at the public library, Peace Pole on the Mall, cemetery, fire and police stations!

2019 5th Grade Community Service event!!  Thank you all for your help with sprucing up the community for Memorial Day!

They all did some gardening and assisted the Friends of the Merrick Public Library!

The library crew!  Jessica Spencer, Evelyn Spencer, Hailey Powers, Addison Oxman, Lilly Egan, 
Hannah Quinn and Lily Coulombe


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Friends of the Library Silent Auction, come in and BID! Bidding ends Saturday, June 1 at noon!


Patsy Brown surprised us with her special bags!  come in and BID!  She had mentioned not being able to make them this year


All kinds of interesting and unique items available. 


Cigar box guitars, and other musical instruments