Mercer WI, Chamber of Commerce

THE MERCER AREA BOASTS

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Turtle-Flambeau Scenic Waters Area

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Turtle Flambeau Flowage

Life is Outdoors in Mercer, Wisconsin

From the vast water wonderland of the 14,300 acre Turtle Flambeau Flowage to the far-reaching wilderness of the 74,500 acres of public forestland, Mercer offers authentic outdoor adventures that you will remember long after you’ve returned home.

Whether you choose to explore on snowmobile, ATV, car, camper, bike, boat, skis, or by foot, you are sure to discover the unending, unique fascination of the Northwoods.

Every season offers a new way to experience our natural beauty. The quiet of winter snow is broken by the sounds of spring peepers that fade as the loon’s calls fill the lakes in the summer. Finally, the woods explode in a riot of color in autumn and then the cycle begins again. That’s the beauty of Mercer.  You can’t go wrong . . .  life is outdoors.

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MIGHT WE SUGGEST

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Hike

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Fishing

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ATV / UTV

May
20
Fri
Mercer Food Pantry Open
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
If you are in need and cannot come in during open hours, please call 715-476-7655 to set up an appointment.
May
22
Sun
Torch Fired Enameling Jewelry Classes on Copper – LOLA
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Torch Fired Enameling Jewelry Classes on Copper 

Saturday, May 21 – Watercolor Glass 

Sunday, May 22 – Batik Glass 

9:00 – 4:00 p.m. 

$175 per class or $320 for both classes

Sign up deadline: May 12, 2022 

 

In this class, you will cut shapes from copper sheet metal and forge them into a necklace or ornament. You will learn the 3 stages of the enameling process and create the glass from a powder to a solid glass-enameled surface.  Wear your newly created art jewelry home.

May
24
Tue
Tech Tuesday – Mercer Library
May 24 all-day

The Mercer Public Library offers one-on-one technology assistance on “Tech Tuesday.” FREE 30-60 minute appointments for help with your laptop, smartphone, tablet, e-reader, or other tech device are available on most Tuesdays and on other days as necessary. This service is open to any residents, visitors, or property owners in Mercer or to library cardholders from any library in the Northern Waters Library Network area, including Iron and Vilas Counties. Call the library at 715-476-2366 for more information or to set up an appointment.

Mercer Food Pantry Open
May 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

If you are in need and cannot come in during open hours, please call 715-476-7655 to set up an appointment.

Mercer Library book club discusses “Hamnet”
May 24 @ 4:00 pm
Tuesday, May 24 at 4:00 p.m.
Mercer Library book club discusses “Hamnet”
The Mercer Library evening book club will meet on Tuesday, May 24 at 1:00 p.m. to discuss Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell. Meetings are held in person at the Mercer Library and participants may also attend virtually using Zoom. New members are always welcome. Visit mercerpubliclibrary.org/events for the virtual meeting link.
Healing Journeys – DOVE
May 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Established in a comfortable and confidential setting, the group discussion is lead by a trained professional to aid in the empowerment of those affected by domestic and sexual violence. The support/empowerment group meets once a week with available child care (24 hour notice requested).

 

Dove Inc. Michigan Business Office

906-932-4990

Crisis Line

800-711-6744 or 906-932-0310

Text Us

906-285-1636

Iron County Wisconsin Program

Wisconsin Case Manager

715-329-1134
email: dovewicasemanager@dove-inc.net

Wisconsin Sexual Assault Victim Advocate
715-329-1135
email: dovewisava@dove-inc.net

May
26
Thu
Friends of the Mercer Library USED BOOK SALE
May 26 – May 28 all-day
Thursday, May 26 through Saturday, May 28
Friends of the Mercer Library USED BOOK SALE
The Friends of the Mercer Library will host a Used Book Sale on Thursday 5/26, Friday 5/27, and Saturday 5/28. The sale will be open during normal library hours on all three days. The sale will offer books for all ages, jigsaw puzzles, DVDs, and more. Beginning Friday at noon, shoppers can take advantage of Bag Sales, where you can pick up a bag of books or other items for one very low price.
The library is now accepting donations for the sale. Good condition hardcover books, paperback books, children’s books, DVDs, and CDs and appreciated. The library also accepts board games and puzzles if they are in good condition with all their pieces. Workbooks like crossword puzzles, Sudoku, and coloring books can only be accepted if they are in new, unused condition. The library does not accept textbooks, encyclopedias, magazines, “condensed” books, or items that are moldy or have insect or rodent damage.
Memorial Day ATV/UTV Rally
May 26 – May 30 all-day

More information to come!

ANNUAL CHAMBER EVENTS

Lupine Junefest Logo

June 11, 2022 

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June 11, 2022

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Rummage Sale Logo

June 18, 2022

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Mercer Open Logo

June 24-26, 2022

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July 4, 2022

Downtown Mercer

Carow Park

Mercer Backyard BBQ Cook-off

July 16, 2022

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August 3, 2022

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Fall Color Classic (5)

September 17, 2022

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Pumpkin Run Logo

October 6-9, 2022

Iron County, WI 

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Mercer Winter Wonderland 2021

December 3, 2022

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