Visit the Mérida English Library

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MEL is a not-for-profit organization offering a variety of cultural, educational, informational and social programs, services and events to the English-speaking community in the Yucatán.

The Merida English Library has a host of ongoing programs for their members and non-members alike. Find out more about them by going to the website ( and clicking on each program.

Visit MEL!

Calle 53 #524 (x 66 y 68) Centro
Mérida, Yucatán, 97000

  • Conversaciones con Amigos – Monday night conversations for practicing new languages.
  • Lecture Series – Weekly lectures on subjects of interest
  • MEL Nights – Monthly social event to meet other members and Merida residents
  • Wine Tasting – Monthly wine tasting evenings and house tours
  • House and Garden Tours – Weekly tours of Merida’s homes and gardens (November – March)
  • Artist Studio Tours – Annual self-guided tour of the studios of local artists
  • One World/Two Languages – Partnership with UADY that pairs college students with English speaking host families for a semester of cultural and language exchange.
  • Saturday Storytime – Weekly stories and activities for kids of all ages and their families
  • Reading Tuesdays – Monthly gathering for local writers to meet, share their work, sell their books, and hear featured guest speakers.


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