Council hears annual report from Milford Library

Terry Rogers Culture

by Terry Rogers     Milford Public Library presented their annual report to City Council Vivian Erickson, Director of the Milford Library, told Milford City Council that the past year had been a year of recovery after dealing with a lengthy closure during the pandemic. According to Erickson, there were 86,000 visits to the library the past year. Since the …

Milford Library will be the subject of 2nd Friday in April

Terry Rogers Culture

Milford Public Library will present at the April 2nd Friday program Second Friday will be Friday, April 8, 2022, beginning at 7:00PM in the fellowship hall of the First Presbyterian Church of Milford.  This month’s program will focus on the Milford Library and the many, varied programs it has to offer. R. David Lankes said, “Bad libraries build collections, good …

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Jazzercise group promotes more than exercise

Terry Rogers Headlines, Health

by Terry Rogers     The Jazzercise group meets on Saturdays at the Milford Library and are strong supporters of each other and the community The Jazzercise group that meets at the Milford Library on Saturdays came together with a goal of getting fit using the well-known exercise program. Over time, however, the members have created a group that not …

Milford LIVE Weekly Review – March 15, 2022

Sonja Frey Milford-live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Top Stories Include: Headlines Council questions water truck price increase, reserve transfer Culture Milford Public Library to Present “Murder by the Book” Second Street Players of Milford is excited to announce auditions for Children’s Stage Show Community garden is entering its fifth season Business Milford group discusses tourism options Wine, dine with Italian count at Milford’s Benvenuto Government …

Milford Public Library to Present “Murder by the Book”

Terry Rogers Headlines

by Terry Rogers     Milford Library has several events planned for March Milford Public Library will present a live production of “Murder by the Book” on Saturday, March 26 at 2 PM. The production will include performers that have appeared on stages with the Second Street Players and the Possum Point Players as well as other venues. “What happens …

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Milford among 9 libraries to share $41 million in Rescue Plan money

Betsy Price Government, Headlines

The Selbyville Public Library will be able to construct a new building, thanks to American Rescue Plan money. Thanks to American Rescue Plan Act bucks, the Selbyville Public Library will be able to build a new library and move out of the stately home in which it’s now housed. Selbyville is one of nine Delaware libraries up and down the …

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Milford Library offers February  programs

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines

by Terry Rogers     Milford Library will offer an estate planning program in February The Milford Public Library has announced several unique programs that are coming up over the cold winter months. These programs are designed to help you battle cabin fever, learn new skills or information or just to have a little fun. “Many people find the task …

Music abounds in the Milford area

Terry Rogers Headlines

by Terry Rogers     Milford has many options for live music and for musicians to have an outlet for their talent At a recent Milford Conversation, the Music School of Delaware led a discussion about the wide variety of musical performing arts in the Milford area. Representatives of the music school, Milford Public Library, Milford Community Band, First State …

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Music in the Park returns to Milford Library Amphitheater

Betsy Price Culture, Headlines

Music in the Park returns this summer, starting on June 30 Welcome Back to Milford Public Library’s Music in the Park 2021, sponsored by the Friends of the Milford Public Library. The concerts are free and held each Wednesday, starting June 30  and running through July 28. Concerts begin at 7:00 PM in the Milford Library Amphitheater. The lineup for …

Milford Library holds spring scavenger hunt

Terry Rogers Charity, Milford-live

Downtown Milford was filled with families searching for the answers to clues provided by the Milford Public Library on March 27. The library held a downtown scavenger hunt to encourage people to visit the downtown area “We wanted to do something with COVID that was more spread out since we couldn’t have that many in-person events at the library yet,” …