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The Monroe Lending Library is sponsoring a Summer Reading Contest beginning Sat. June 1st through Sat. June 29th. The contest is open to children of Monroe and surrounding areas.. The top three readers will be awarded prizes. Registration is not required. Books read must be checked out from the Monroe Lending Library and age appropriate to be counted. For more information, please contact the Library at 513-360-0100.

MLL Quarter Auction June 7th

Our next auction will be on FRIDAY, June 7th at the Monroe Community Center.

For anyone who has one of our schedules, the auctions for the remainder of the year will be at the Community Center, not Mt. Pleasant. Read more »

MLL Quarter Auction Concession Stand Staffing

Is your organization in need of a fundraiser? The Monroe Lending Library needs a group to staff and run the concession stand for our Quarter Auctions beginning June 7th.

For more information, contact Judy Mann on her cell phone at 513 594 4845.

Yoga Thursdays at MLL

The Monroe Lending Library is offering YOGA classes beginning Thursday, May 16, 2013.
Classes for senior citizens or those with physical limitations will be from 5:00 to 6:00 pm and will use chairs. Classes for beginners and intermediates from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm and participants should bring a yoga mat.
Everyone should bring a towel and a bottle of water.
Jody Peters, certified to teach YOGA, will be the instructor.

Yoga Thursdays
Seniors: 5:00—6:00 pm
Beginners/Intermediates: 6:30—7:30 pm Read more »

2013 Cornerstone Award Winner - Jane Majors

Congratulations to Historical Society President Jane Majors for winning the 2013 Monroe Area Community Foundation Cornerstone Award last night! You are now a part of history! The community appreciates all your hard work and tireless volunteerism. Monroe is a better place because of you!

MLL: Quilting Books--Free to a Good Home

We have lots of quilting books that are free! Ask at the circulation desk if you are interested!

Monroe Lending Library
6 East Ave.
Monroe 45050

MLL Quarter Auction May 4th

Quarter Auction - May 4th Saturday

The next Quarter Auction will be held Saturday, May 4th at 7pm at the Mt Pleasant Activity Building. (Mount Pleasant Retirement Village, Activity Building Indiana Ave. and Northwestern Ave., Monroe, OH, 45050 (513) 539-7391)

All proceeds benefit the Monroe Lending Library Building and Operating Fund.

Bid paddles are $2 each and most items up for auction are 1 quarter (.25) bids. Extra raffle tickets and Split The Pot available. Read more »

MLL Quilt Raffle

Stop by the library to purchase your quilt raffle ticket. We are raffling off a chance to win one quilt of your choice. Only 200 tickets will be sold. Ticket are $1.00 for one or $5.00 for six. The winning ticket will be drawn when all 200 tickets are sold.

Quilt choices donated by Donna Oakley to be raffled to benefit the library:

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Monroe Presbyterian Lenten Luncheons

Starting at noon on Wednesday, February 13 and for the followingfive weeks, you can get a delicious lunch and a Lenten Message for only $6.00.

Join us in the Fellowship Hall
Monroe Presbyterian Church
57 West Elm Street

For reservations or more information, please call 513-539-7170 or click here to email.

Speakers and menu for each week follows:

February 13, 2013
Assoc. Pastor Carla Greci
Monroe Church of the Nazarene
Garden Vegetable Soup
Egg Salad Sandwich
Fruit Cup Read more »

Monroe Police Department Appreciation Banquet Award Winners 2013

The Monroe Police Department held its 4th Annual Banquet at Mt. Pleasant on Friday, February 1. The Banquet is held to honor our police officers, dispatchers and volunteers. Special thanks to the Frick family (Trader's World) for their support of the department and for sponsoring the banquet. 

This year's award winners were: Read more »