Visit our new and greatly expanded ongoing book sale located on the Library’s Main Floor. Many next-to-new and Christmas books are for sale. Most fiction and non-fiction books are priced to sell at $2.50 to $5.00. Includes numerous gift quality books. These are just a few of our current offerings: Knit Christmas Stockings; 19 patterns for stockings and ornaments $4.50 The Vanessa Ann Collection: Christmas in Cross-stitch (Large loose-leaf binder format) $7.00 Step-by-step Christmas Treats; 50 Special Recipes for Delicious Festive Fare $3.00 DK Books Read More +
Starting January 19, 2015, the Meadville Public Library will host a Teen Reading Lounge. This is an interactive book club for readers between the ages of 12 and 18 who share a love for fantasy fiction. The first book the Teen Reading Lounge will feature is Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs. Those who attend the events will receive their own copy of the book to keep. They will also be able to participate in discussions on the book, take part in Read More +
It’s that time of year again. To make way for the 2015 magazines, we’re clearing out older copies of magazines. Magazines for sale are on the Main Floor near the end of the magazine stacks. Look for the sign by the copier machine.
As part of our OverDrive ebooks service, CCFLS eStacks, you will now see a “Buy it Now” button next to books on our page (http://ccfls.lib.overdrive.com/). It is in response to an agreement between OverDrive and publishers that allows us to access ebooks from certain publishers. If you would like to purchase the ebook, you can select a vendor and a portion of the sales comes back to CCFLS eStacks for us in the form of a credit to use to purchase more ebooks. For more Read More +
This summer’s theme, “Fizz, Boom, Read!” will send readers into “laboratories” to enjoy a summer of scientific discovery. The Children’s Summer Reading Club begins pre-registration and first check-outs the week of June 2nd. The summer program runs from June 9 to August 1. Artwork for this year was created by Dan Santat. His fans appreciate his art in such graphic novels as Sidekicks, and he is involved in creating new art for the re-issue of the Dav Pilkey series Ricky Ricotta. The summer program is Read More +