Check the calendar for the next MEL night $150 pesos MEL Members, $200 pesos non-MEL Members I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library. I ransack public libraries, and find them of sunken treasure.
 
MEL nights in Merida Yucatan at the Merida English Library

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Merida English Library House & Garden Tours

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Events at the Merida English Library

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.

- Jorge Luis Borges

Merida English Library in Merida Yucatan Mexico

I ransack public libraries, and find them of sunken treasure.

- Virginia Woolf

MEL’s iconic book mural gets a facelift

March 12, 2015

Next time you are in the Library take a moment and check out our iconic Book Mural and experience its recently refurbished vibrancy. The mural has been updated and repaired by its creator, Bruce Hanners, who continues to donate pro bono his time and all materials used in its creation. Bruce is a graduate of […]

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March 12th Wine Tasting Postponed! Se pospuso la degustación de vino del 12 de marzo

March 11, 2015

Because heavy rains have been forecast for the next two days, tomorrow’s wine tasting is being postponed for one week. New date: Thursday, March 19 at 7:00 pm. The location (printed on the tickets) will not change. If you have a ticket and will not be able to join us on the 19th, you may […]

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“Soldier, Come Home” a great success!

February 27, 2015

Last Sunday, February 22nd, the gardens at MEL were transformed into the setting for an award-winning play by Frank W. Wicks called “Soldier, Come Home.”

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Pictures from February Wine Tasting

February 24, 2015

Everyone had a great time at this month’s wine tasting, which was held in Colonia Mexico. Thank you to our hosts and to all who attended, we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did!

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MEL February Newsletter (better late than never…)

February 24, 2015

The Artist Studio tour and the award-winning play Soldier Come Home have past, but there are still exciting events on the horizon such as the Steve Katz concert on March 13th.

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Don’t miss the Artist’s Studio Tour this weekend!

February 18, 2015

A glimpse inside the life of an artist The Artist Studio Tour offers a rare glimpse inside private studios of artists in the forefront of Merida’s burgeoning art scene. There are new gallery openings almost monthly and on Noche Blanca the entire city pulsates with a celebration of art. But, behind the scenes, in the […]

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Meet the Artist: Ernesto Novelo

February 11, 2015

Ernesto Novelo, a lawyer by trade, lives on the east side of Mérida and paints for a gallery in New York…

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Rodolfo Baeza in Merida Yucatan

Meet the Artist: Rodolfo Baeza

February 2, 2015

Rodolfo Baeza paints portraits when he is not indulging in his other passions…

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Hours of Operation - From September 1 2014
Open Monday - Friday: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Open Monday Evenings - 6:30 to 9:30 pm
Open Saturdays - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
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    April 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Evening of Merida Magic Wine Tasting

    April 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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    April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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