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Spring 2020 practice exams

Spring 2020 Practice ACT & SAT Exams

Are you getting ready for college applications--or do you know a teen who is? To help with that process, this spring MHL is hosting free practice ACT and... Read more

Family Book Club

Do you want to spend more time reading together as a family?  Then sign up for this new monthly book club for families with children ages 5-9.  Each month your family will read a book together and then we'll meet to discuss with other families.  We'll also do an activity together.  We are using... Read more

Children's Room

Need Early Literacy?

Our Winter Session of Preschool Story Time for children birth-5, begins Tuesday, January 21st through Thursday, February 13th. Our Spring Session begins on Tuesday February 25 through Thursday May 21st.  All programs are first come first served and tokens, one... Read more

Out With the Old, In with the New App!

If you've been using the MHL Mobile app, you might have noticed that it no longer works quite as well as it once did. The bad news is, support for that app has been discontinued. The good news is, we have a new app that will help you with all your MHL account needs! It's called MVLC Mobile. You... Read more

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City Directories can reveal a great deal about your ancestors

Find Your Ancestors with US City Directories

Resourceful genealogists love city directories for piecing together the WHERE, WHEN, WHY, and HOW their ancestors lived. Recently Ancestry.com updated it's US City Directory Collection to include content up for US cities up to 1995. Library patrons can the Memorial Hall Library Ancestry.com... Read more

Love Is a Good Thing

To celebrate the fact that both Black History Month and Valentines Day occur in February, here are fifteen romance novels with black main characters. These novels represent a variety of subgenres of romance novels (historical, contemporary, sports, royalty...), so we think there's something here... Read more

2020 Best Picture Nominees

2020 Best Picture Nominees

On February 9, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences held the 92nd Academy Awards. At the end of the night, Bong Joon-Ho's film Parasite was awarded Best Picture, the first non-English language film to be so honored. (Additionally, Parasite won Best International... Read more

Alex Awards

2020 Alex Awards

Each year the American Library Association selects 10 books for the Alex Awards. These are books written for adults that are selected for having special appeal to teen readers. Alex Award-winning books can be great choices for teens who are looking to read more adult books. They're also great... Read more

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