Mead Public Library will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 24 and 25; Sunday, Dec. 28; and Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 31 & Jan. 1. The drive-up return slots are available at all times. Have a happy holiday season!
City Historian Bill Wangemann will present a free, illustrated five-part series on the history of Sheboygan on the third Wednesday of the month, January through May, at 1:30 p.m. Bring your questions too. A schedule of monthly topics is here.
It's elementary! We're all about Sherlock Holmes in January, as we celebrate the 161st birthday of the famous sleuth. Join us for film screening, a book discussion and a lecture, "Sherlock Holmes in the 21st Century." Check the schedule here.
If Santa brings you an e-reader this year, remember that Mead Library is offering three free workshops in January so you can learn to download library books. No signup, but bring along your e-reader, iPad or laptop, cords, library card and passwords. Dates are: Tuesday, Jan. 6 at 6 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 17, at 10:30 a.m.; and Wednesday, Jan. 21 at 10:30 a.m., all in The Loft on the third floor.
Thank you to everyone who donated handmade items to our Knit-a-Thon to benefit the Salvation Army in Sheboygan. We collected 95 hats, 42 pairs of mittens and gloves, 20 scarves, 8 pairs of booties, and 4 blankets. Thank you!