Good Reads – January 2017

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The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore Tuesday, January 17, 2017 7:oo PM A thrilling novel based on actual events, about the nature of genius, the cost of ambition, and the battle to electrify America. New York, 1888. Gas lamps still flicker in the city streets, but the miracle of electric …

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Holiday Hours

The Mercer County District Library in Celina, Marion, Mendon and St. Henry will close at 5 pm on December 13 for the Staff Christmas Party. All locations will be closed on Saturday, December 24 for Christmas Eve and Monday, December 26 for Christmas (Observed). The Libraries will also close at …

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

We are excited to announce the launch the 1,000 Books before Kindergarten program. The Mercer County District Library will be joining other libraries in Mercer County in offering this fun and exciting reading program for children ages 0-5 years.  This program was developed to increase awareness of the importance of …

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The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman

Tuesday August 16, 2016 7:00 From the New York Times  bestselling author of The Dovekeepers  and The Museum of Extraordinary Things: a forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro—the Father of Impressionism. Hoffman unfolds the intriguing story of …

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