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[22 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Closing for Holiday Nov. 22 at 5 p.m.

THE MARATHON BRANCH IS CLOSING FOR THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY ON WED., NOV. 22, AT 5 P.M. We are closing earlier than usual due to needed facility maintenance. Cinematheque is postponed until next Wednesday, November 29. We will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 23 and 24, and we will reopen this Saturday, November 25, at 10 a.m. Enjoy the holiday!

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[18 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Annual Fine Forgiveness Starts Soon

OUR ANNUAL FOOD FOR FINES CAMPAIGN STARTS SATURDAY! And it will run from November 25 through December 24. So what does that mean? It means if you have overdue fines on your account here at Marathon Branch and you haven’t been able to pay them off, you can BRING IN NON-PERISHABLE FOOD IN EXCHANGE FOR WAIVING YOUR FINES. Cash donations are accepted as well. Our donations will be going to K.A.I.R., a food pantry for those in need in Marathon. Questions? Please ask about this program at the front desk.

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[18 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
No Story Time This Week

REMINDER: Ms. Melody will NOT be hosting Story Time during the week of Thanksgiving, November 21 and 23. She will resume the following week. She looks forward to seeing you after the holiday! 🙂

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[26 Oct 2017 | 2 Comments | ]
No Cinematheque This Week

Trekkies and Star Wars fans will be psyched to know that the theme of Marathon Branch’s free weekly film series this month is “Old Worlds, New Vision: The twin pillars of Sci-fi are being reimagined as we speak.” The remaining schedule for the month: Wednesday, November 22: NO MOVIE DUE TO LIBRARY CLOSING EARLY FOR MAINTENANCE; Wednesday, November 29, at 6 p.m., “Star Trek Beyond.” The film will be shown on the large screen in our community room. As always…free popcorn!

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[30 Mar 2017 | Comments Off on Have Your Say in Our New Library! | ]
Have Your Say in Our New Library!

This image shows the spiffy design of our new two-floor library building. The new building will be located at the corner of 35th Street and the Overseas Highway, on the former site of the Monroe County School District’s Adult Education Center, and will house both the Marathon Branch and the Adult Education Center. We hope to break ground by January of 2018.  If you take our online survey, you can share your opinion on the furnishings, technology and services to be provided in the new facility. So don’t be shy! (Click …