Mead Library will be closed on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 24, 25, 31, and Jan. 1. The drive-up book returns are open at all times. Items will be checked in when the library reopens.
Mead Public Library will offer a free screening of the documentary film about friendship among women, “Tea Time,” on Saturday, Dec. 5, at 1 p.m. It will be followed by a discussion of the film. This event is a collaboration with POV, the award-winning independent nonfiction film series on PBS (www.pbs.org/pov).
Take a look at these two videos with images of Mead Library posted at the Celebrate Libraries website. Thank to you our 8th Street neighbors, JSM Bead Coop, for sponsoring the productions, and to Celebrate Libraries for supporting libraries in Wisconsin.
Mark your calendars for Dec. 5 when Sheboygan Squared celebrates the season with "Home for the Holidays." Music, shopping specials, refreshments are planned for the area, including Downtown. Children are invited to Mead Library's third floor for a drop-in Christmas tree craft project from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Learn about the Rouse Simmons, the "Christmas Tree Ship" that sank in Lake Michigan off Two Rivers in 1912. Gregory Goodchild, executive director of the Rogers Street Museum, Rogers Street Fishing Village, will present the free program at Mead Library on Wednesday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m.
Want to try making your own Christmas ornaments? Then join us at the next Make It @ Mead for some drop-in creative fun on Thursday, Dec. 3, between 5 and 7:30 p.m. in The Loft. We'll provide supplies but you can bring along small items to personalize your projects if you'd like. For adults, teens and older kids with supervision and help.
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