Martha Merrell's Books & Toys Upcoming Events!

JANUARY EVENTS CALENDAR

Wednesday, January 1

  • 10 AM-2 PM   WELCOME in the NEW YEAR with our 20% Off ALMOST EVERYTHING SALE

Friday, January 3

  • Great Harvest delivery

Monday, January 6

  • 2 PM Avalon Book Club
    • Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  • 5:30 PM American Legion Executive Committee meeting

Tuesday, January 7

Wednesday, January 8

Thursday, January 9

Monday, January 13

Tuesday, January 14

  • 6:30 PM WDBA Meeting

Thursday, January 16

Friday, January 17  JAN-BOREE

  • 6:30-9 PM FRIDAY NIGHT AFTER DARK
    • Music by POST TURTLES
    • MENU: Lasagna with Garlic Bread, Build your own Salad, Black Forest Dream Bars and Beverages for $15
    • Please call 262-547-1060 to reserve your space.

Saturday, January 18  JAN-BOREE

  • 2-3 PM Family WINTER BINGO

Sunday, January 19   JAN-BOREE

  • 2-3 PM Family WINTER ACTIVITIES

Thursday, January 23

  • Afternoon Great Harvest delivery

Friday, January 24  JAN-BOREE

  • 6:30-9 PM FRIDAY NIGHT AFTER DARK
    • Music by the Gallenberger/O’Connor Quartet (Mike, Kathy, Bill & Lin)
    • MENU: Chili or Autumn Chili with Crackers, Mini Vegetable Kabobs, Apple Streusel Cheesecake Bars, and Beverages for $15
    • Call 262-547-1060 to reserve your space.

Saturday, January 25  JAN-BOREE

  • 10:30 – 1pm – Meet the author Sarah Bradley!

  • 2-3 PM Family WINTER BINGO

Sunday, January 26 JAN-BOREE

  • 2-3 PM Family WINTER ACTIVITIES

Tuesday, January 28

  • 3:30-5 PM Plowshares Education Committee meeting

Thursday, January 30

  • Afternoon  Great Harvest delivery

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SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY TO SUPPORT A GREAT LOCAL AUTHOR AND BENEFIT CARROLL UNIVERSITY

Kid's Choice Awards 2020!

You read. You vote!

Kids in 4th, 5th, and 6th grades are invited to read and vote for their favorite books for the Kids’ Choice Awards 2020. The Rules: Read at least 3 books from the list below. Vote for your favorite from February 14 to March 13, 2020 using the online voting form. Read more, vote more! The winner will be announced on March 16.
  • Best Seller Books
  • Children's Books
  • Local Author Books
  • Greeting Cards
  • Calendars
  • Music CD's
  • Games
  • Puzzles
  • Puppets

Martha Merrell's Community Involvement

Martha Merrell’s Books is a community-minded independent bookstore, meaning that we host, participate, or are involved in many community events.

Examples of the depth of our commitment to Waukesha and the community include:

Event and Community

  • Waukesha Downtown Business Association
  • Waukesha Friday Night Live
  • ProHealth Care RiverWalk for Breast Cancer, 1st Saturday in May each year
  • Alzheimer’s Walk, 1st Saturday in September each year
  • Waukesha’s Friday Night After Dark Music Series (indoor music from October – December)
  • Downtown Trick or Treating on the Saturday before Halloween
  • Holiday Stroll featuring Author Mania (before the Christmas Parade)
  • Christmas Clearing Council
  • Silver Bells activities during the Christmas season
  • Santa’s Breakfast Workshop on Saturdays from Thanksgiving to Christmas
  • Art Crawls on the 1st Saturday in March, May, August, October & December
  • Waukesha JanBoree

Other Community 

  • Waukesha Farmers’ Market on the RiverWalk
  • Waukesha GuitarTown Project (a public art project with Gibson Guitar Company)
  • Waukesha County Reading Council
  • Waukesha Reads Program each October
  • Wisconsin State Reading Association

If at all possible, we try to be supportive of any proposals brought to our attention.

Norm and Eve Bruce

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TONIGHT!! 6:30-9 PM

FRIDAY NIGHT AFTER DARK

Music by the Gallenberger/O’Connor Quartet (Mike, Kathy, Bill & Lin)

MENU: Chili or Autumn Chili with Crackers, Mini Vegetable Kabobs, Apple Streusel Cheesecake Bars, and Beverages

All for $15

Call 262-547-1060 to reserve your space.
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TONIGHT!! 6:30-9 PM 

FRIDAY NIGHT AFTER DARK

Music by the Gallenberger/O’Connor Quartet (Mike, Kathy, Bill & Lin)

MENU: Chili or Autumn Chili with Crackers, Mini Vegetable Kabobs, Apple Streusel Cheesecake Bars, and Beverages 

All for $15

Call 262-547-1060 to reserve your space.

HEAR YE, HERE YE! COME ONE, COME ALL!

This Friday, The Post Turtles are at Martha Merrell's Books on Main Street Waukesha, to perform their heretofore-unheard-of feats of sonic wizardry.

Well, okay, it's really mostly songs and schtick with some great food but this much we can guarantee - mucho fun will be had by all.

PT will play for you from 6:30pm to 9 and challenge you to bring song requests to stump (or post) the Turtles.

Special guest for the night will be Brian on his strange and wonderful percussion kit.

Friday's entertainment will be part of the Waukesha Jamboree.
Menu:
- 1/17 Lasagna with Garlic Bread
- Build your own Salad
- Black Forest Dream Bars and Beverages
All for $15

Please call ahead at 262-547-1060 to reserve your space.

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HEAR YE, HERE YE! COME ONE, COME ALL! 

This Friday, The Post Turtles are at Martha Merrells Books on Main Street Waukesha, to perform their heretofore-unheard-of feats of sonic wizardry. 

Well, okay, its really mostly songs and schtick with some great food but this much we can guarantee - mucho fun will be had by all. 

PT will play for you from 6:30pm to 9 and challenge you to bring song requests to stump (or post) the Turtles. 

Special guest for the night will be Brian on his strange and wonderful percussion kit. 

Fridays entertainment will be part of the Waukesha Jamboree. 
Menu:
- 1/17 Lasagna with Garlic Bread
- Build your own Salad
- Black Forest Dream Bars and Beverages
All for $15 

Please call ahead at 262-547-1060 to reserve your space.

See you there!

HAPPY NEW SALE at Martha Merrell's Books from 10 AM - 2 PM: 20 %OFF nearly everything in the store. Some items are excluded in downtown Waukesha, Wisconsin. Also don't forget Antiques & Uniques on Main #Dickery Sale on New Years Day. HAPPY NEW YEAR. ... See MoreSee Less

HAPPY NEW SALE at Martha Merrells Books from 10 AM - 2 PM: 20 %OFF nearly everything in the store. Some items are excluded in downtown Waukesha, Wisconsin. Also dont forget Antiques & Uniques on Main #Dickery Sale on New Years Day. HAPPY NEW YEAR.

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Don't forget tomorrow night #WaukeshafridayNightAfterDark will feature Aspenglow from 6:30 - 9 pm Dinner & Music Menu Below Call 262-547-1060 to make your reservations for the last of 2019 Music this year at Martha Merrell's Books. Cost is $15 per person. ... See MoreSee Less

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Martha Merrell's Books Open today from 10 AM - 4 PM
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Aspenglow will be playing this Saturday, Dec. 27th from 6:30 - 9 pm at Martha Merrell's Books, Dinner Menu is Taco Pie, Veggies and Tortilla Chips with Salsa or Dip, Desert of Apple Streusel Cheesecake, and beverages for $15 per person. Desert and beverage option is $5 per person. CALL 262-547-1060 TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE. Also Silver Bells in Waukesha has its' Horse Drawn Carriage Rides on Friday from 6 - 9 pm and Saturday, Dec. 28th from 1 - 5 pm. Join us for all the Christmas Lights, especially checkout the People's Park display on the corner of Main Street & Clinton. ... See MoreSee Less

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Get away from the holiday rush and enjoy some fun in Downtown Waukesha during the holiday season with Friday Night Music After Dark! This week at Martha Merrell's Books features the dynamic families duos of Mike & Kathy Gallenberger and Big Kenny & Missy Anderson for some special Christmas Celebration. Menu for the night is Pizza Meatloaf, Cheesy Bacon Potatoes, Strawberry Broccoli Salad, Cookie Brownies for $15 or Dessert option for $5 in downtown Waukesha, Wisconsin. ... See MoreSee Less

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Today's Special 12 Days of Christmas Savings features 20% OFF ADULT PAPERBACKS. TIME to stock-up on those book club reads and of course all the Christmas Presents still on your list in downtown Waukesha, Wisconsin. But once today is gone so is the special savings so don't delay we are open tonight until 8 pm for your shopping needs.Check out this weeks savings for your #Gift Buying at Martha Merrell's Books ... See MoreSee Less

Todays Special 12 Days of Christmas Savings features 20%  OFF ADULT PAPERBACKS. TIME to stock-up on those book club reads and of course all the Christmas Presents still on your list in downtown Waukesha, Wisconsin. But once today is gone so is the special savings so dont delay we are open tonight until 8 pm for your shopping needs.
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