As part of the Big Library Read program, Mead Library is featuring the e-book "Keys to the Kitchen" by Food Network star Aida Mollenkamp, now through March 5. During this reading period, Aida’s comprehensive reference guide to becoming a more accomplished, adventurous cook will be available for every library cardholder that wishes to read it—no holds, no waitlists. More than 300 recipe and how-to information—great for beginners!
Mead Public Library offers selected paper income tax forms for pickup in the lobby of the library. State forms, and most federal forms, have been received. The library also offers information about local tax help for those on a limited income and seniors, plus links to all state and federal forms, and other tax information.
Sheboygan County Affordable Care Act Task Force representatives will be at Mead Public Library to assist individuals who have questions or want to apply for health insurance. The sessions will be held every Wednesday through May from 1 to 6 p.m., and on Monday, March 24, from 4 to 7 p.m.
Mead Public Library now offers its cardholders free online access to Zinio, a collection of popular magazines to read on a computer or mobile device. Popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits. Use the library account to check out materials. To download/read materials, use your Zinio.com account. Here are two pages with FAQ help and more information.
Did you get a Kindle or Nook or other e-reading device from Santa? Remember, you can download free library books to your e-reader using OverDrive software. We have lots of information including "cheat sheets" to get you started. If you want personal help, you're welcome to attend our drop-in computer help sessions on Thursdays from 1 to 2 p.m. in The Loft.
The Friends of Mead Public Library will host free film screenings for adults on one Tuesday afternoon each month through April. The remaining dates are March 11 and April 8, and all films will begin at 1 p.m. in the library's Rocca Meeting Room. Due to licensing restrictions, we cannot publish the names of the movies on our website, but please call 459-3400, ext. 3422, or pick up a flyer at the library, for more information.