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Mendham, NJ 07945

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Inclement Weather Closing and Delays

When Mendham Borough Schools are on a delayed opening the library will open at 11AM and morning programs will be canceled. Like us on Facebook to get the most up to date information on closing and delays


The Library will be closed on Monday, February 15 for Presidents' Day



Youth Services Feb. Calendar

Adult Services Feb. Calendar




Device Advice
Every Wednesday in February

Drop in for some free help with using your smartphone, iPad, tablet, activity tracker, or other digital device. Let us help you learn the basics or how to find the best apps including accessing the library's free collection of eBooks, audio-books and digital magazines. Please bring your device with you to this class.


Valentine's Extravaganza
Saturday, Feb. 13th



Come make Valentine Day cards for your friends and loved ones, and have fun playing BINGO!. All ages welcome! Call the library to sign up, or click HERE to sign up online.


Family Movie Night
Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 6PM

Relive the greatest works of author R.L. Stine though the new movie Goosebumps. Drinks and snacks will be provided. Parents must attend with their children.



Elder Care: Help in making the right choices
Thursday, Feb. 25 at 7PM

Join a team of experts including Richard P. Diegnan, Jr. Esq, Andi Batistoni, Social Case Worker for Morris County Adult Protective Services, and Ophelia Cruse, Director of the Division on Aging, as they discuss topics including, what services are available to the elderly and what should be done if an elderly person is at risk. They will also cover which documents should be in place to protect your loved ones, their estate and their family. Call the library to register or click HERE to register online.




Late Night @ the Library
Magic & Mayhem
Friday, Feb. 26 at 7PM

Can you read minds? Do you want to trick your friends into thinking you can read their thoughts? Come join magician Mark Zacharia as he teaches the Magic of the Minds workshop. Sponsored by the Mendham Municipal Alliance. Open to students in grades 3-8. Space is limited. Call the library to register or click HERE to register online.



Monthly Youth Services Clubs

Lego, Saturday Feb. 20 at NOON
Chess Thursday March 3 at 6:30PM
Knitting, Friday March 4 at 3:30PM




Monthly Adult Services Groups

Bridge, Wednesdays at 10AM
Canasta, Thursdays at 10AM
Morning Book Group, Friday, Feb. 26 at 10AM
Adult Coloring, Thursday March 17 at 6:30PM




Museum Pass Program EXPANDED

FREE Museum Passes at the Library
Use your library card to get free museum passes! We are very excited to announce the addition of two new museums to our free museum pass program. The Guggenheim Museum on Fifth Avenue in New York City and Imagine That! in Florham Park have been added to the Intrepid Air and Space Museumon the waterfront in New York. Mendham Borough residents with a current Mendham Borough Library card may reserve museum passes up to 3 months in advance. Call the library today and reserve your pass!






1000 Books Before Kindergarten

2016 is the perfect time for your child to join our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program. Encourage early literacy skills for kids from birth to kindergarten with this fun, easy library program. Stop by the library for details and to sign up your child. The Ducks are waiting!




Canasta Group
Thursdays at 10AM

Come join the fun of playing Canasta! Beginners and experienced players welcomed! Please register for this program.



Yoga January/February
Tuesdays and/or Thursdays at 8:30AM-9:30AM

We are FULL for both sessions. Drop-ins if room is available is $8 per class.

MAIN 3M Cloud Library

We are excited to announce the launch of the new MAIN 3M Cloud Library, our new e-book and downloadable audiobook product. Go to http://www.3m.com/us/library/eBook/index.html to download the App and get started. Make sure you pick Mendham Borough Library as your library!


Zinio For Libraries
Digital Magazines

Love reading the current issue of magazines? We are pleased to announce the availability of Zinio for Libraries, the world’s largest newsstand to Mendham Borough Library card holders. Through our website, you will have unlimited multi-user access to complete 87 digital magazines titles, easily viewed on most Internet-enabled devices.
You can access Zinio here. For more information on how to use this on iPad, Android or Kindle Fire click on your type of device. For the list of available titles click here.



Notary Service Offered at the Library

The library now has a staff member who is a Public Notary. The service is free but PLEASE CALL AHEAD 973-543-4152 for availability. For more information on this service please click here.


Borough Best Sellers Program

You've just heard that Nora Roberts or James Patterson has a new book out but don't have time to get the library to place it on hold. Now you won't have to worry - join the Borough Best Sellers and we'll do it for you automatically. All you need to do is fill a form letting us know your favorite authors. We will place holds for up to 10 of your favorite authors. Click HERE to print out a paper copy and return to the library.



Need to renew your items or check your account, clikc HERE. To watch a youtube video created by staff member Marcy Blumers on how to use the "my account" feature click here


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