MEL is Closed for Our Expansion Project Until Fall
 

MEL is Closed for Our Expansion Project Until Fall

Dear members of MEL and the community, The Merida English Library has officially closed to the public in order to begin our much awaited expansion project! Although the Library will not be accesible to the public during the next few months of construction, we would like to urge our members to keep their eyes on […]

“I came, I saw, I left you a library” by Elizabeth Dunkel, Founder of the Merida English Library

Below is a letter written by Elizabeth Dunkel, founder of the Merida English Library, in light of her departure from Merida. We cannot thank Elizabeth enough for the legacy she has left in our care.  I came, I saw, I left you a library. by Elizabeth Dunkel, Founder of the Merida English Library Take good […]

Music in the Garden: Steve Katz

March 5, 2019

Join us Saturday March 23rd at the MEL Garden for an evening with Steve Katz, founding member of Blood, Sweat, and Tears. Generously sponsored by: 

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St. Patrick’s Day Concert with Christopher Collins Lee and Ruth Bennett

March 2, 2019

Join us for an unforgettable evening of music with Christopher Collins Lee, Principal Concertmaster of the Orquesta Sinfonica de Yucatan, and Ruth Bennett, Principal Harpist of the Orquesta Sinfonica de Yucatan, on Sunday, March 17. This concert will raise money for the MEL expansion, and will take place in a beautiful Spanish Renaissance home in […]

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Lecture Series Schedule

March 1, 2019

We will update regularly as we confirm speakers. Check back to this page or our events calendar!

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Piano Concert with Richard Steinbach

February 19, 2019

Don’t miss this benefit concert in a private home in Merida centro.

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Artist Studio Tour

February 12, 2019

NOW TWO DAYS! WITH MORE THAN 30 STUDIOS AND OVER 40 ARTISTS

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Artist Studio Tour this weekend

February 12, 2019

Tickets $250 in advance, $300 the day of the tour.

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Indian Feast at the Most Excellent Marigold-in-Merida Banquet Hall

February 12, 2019

Our last big fundraiser of the season. Don’t miss this unique event.

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Calle 53 #524 x 66 y 68, Centro
Mérida, Yucatan 97000 México
(999) 924-8401
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Open Monday Evenings - 6:30 to 9:30 pm
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