10 Hilltop Road
Mendham, NJ 07945

July-August Messenger

M.A.I.N. Libraries





The Mendham Borough Library is looking for a part-time library assistant.  Primary responsibilities include assisting patrons, processing books, answering telephones, and shelving books and other materials.  We are seeking a service-oriented individual with computer skills.  Hours needed are:  1-2 Saturdays a month from 10AM to 2PM and 1 evening a week from 4:30PM-8PM.   Application is available at the circulation desk.  If interested, please contact Jan Perrier, Director at 973-543-4152. Position is available September 1, 2014.  Must be at least 16 years old.  Applications accepted until July 31.


July Youth Services Programs

July Adult Programs






Lets READ This Summer!!
June 1-August 31

To celebrate summer reading we are offering a new program. For adults--check out 3 or more fiction/non fiction books at one time* and recieve a Free DVD coupon. For our younger readers, check out 10 or more picture books, easy readers or juvenile non-fiction OR 3 or more juvenile fiction or young adult books and get a Free DVD coupon*.

*Books must be checked out in the same transaction and must be books from Mendham Borough Library (InterLibraryLoans are not applicable for promotion).



Family Movie Night
Wednesday, July 23 at 6:00PM

Rated G, 96 Minutes. All ages.




Egg Drop Competition
Wednesday, July 20 at 2PM

Can you build a vessel to keep a falling egg from cracking? Materials and eggs will be provided. All ages. Registration required.




Summer Reading Prize PARTY!!!!
Thursday, July 31 at 1PM



All reading program participants are invited to a special party celebrating summer reading! A surprise snack and prizes will be given to all readers. Registration required.



Wine & Cheese Preview Book Sale
Monday August 4, 6PM-8PM

Our fantastic annual book sale just got even better. This year you can enjoy wine & cheese while snagging the best books before the official sale kicks off! A donation of $5 will allow you to sip your wine while you look and purchase the best of our used books!



Book Sale
August 5-25

The library will be holding our annual book sale Tuesday, August 5--Monday, August 21. All books remaining will then be sold at our popular Bag Sale from August 22-25. The book sale is held during regular library hours.





Summer Yoga
July Sign-ups!

One hour classses begin prompltly at 8:30AM
Tuesday session runs from Tuesday July 1 to Tuesday July 29.
The cost is $25 for the Tuesday session.
$8 per class will be welcomed if there is room.
2014 Release Form must be on file. Stop in at the library to find out more information or to sign up.
Space is limited





World Vital Records
Library is now offering library patrons access to the World Vital Records subscription research database. Access to family history records worldwide – including digitized newspapers, military, vital records, historical maps.




Did you make a New Year's resolution to expand your language skills? Try Pronunciator, the newest language learning electronic resource from Mendham Borough Library!
Learn 60 languages for FREE with the worlds largest language learning service. All you need is a Mendham Borough Library card and access to the Internet. To get started simply click here.

To start using Pronunciator, go to Pronunciator and REGISTER (email/library card number). Now look in your email, where you will receive an email with a temporary student ID and password. You may change it under your Account once you log in.



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 50 digital magazines titles, easily viewed on most Internet-enabled devices.
You can access Zinio here. For more information on how to use this service please click here. For the list of available titles click here.





Friends of the Mendham Borough Library 2014 Membership Drive

Its time to renew or join the Friends of the Mendham Borough Library for 2014. Our Friends group raises money to support many of the library activities. This year our Friends paid for the cost of repaving our parking lot! Please consider joining or renewing your Friends membership for 2014. Please click here for the 2014 membership application.



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.




Notary Service Is Now 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.



Memorial, Honorarium and Other Gifts
If you’re looking for a gift for someone who seems to already have everything...
If you would like to do something other than send flowers when a friend dies...
If you would like to commemorate a special occasion in a special way, consider the
Library’s Gift Program. Click here for more information


Need to renew your items or check your account, click 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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