The Meadville Public Library announced today that it had received the most valuable donation of used books in its 136-year history. The donation consisted of a set of the rare octavo late second edition Birds of America by James Audubon. The seven-volume set is rare and extremely valuable, selling at recent auctions for up to $17,200. James Audubon’s Birds of America second octavo edition is considered one of the best examples of the printer’s art of the 19th century. Interspersed with the text are 500 Read More +
MPL will be closed all day on Monday, August 24th, 2015 due to required staff training for all CCFLS Libraries. Thank you and we will be open normal business hours on Tuesday, August 25th.
Our YA Summer Reading Club PARTY is this Friday, August 7th starting at 2:00PM. There will be prizes, food, games & fun! Unmask the hero in you!!!
On Friday, August 7th from 10:00AM until noon is our Children’s Summer Reading Club Party! GAMES, PRIZES, FOOD & FUN! Sending the signal to all of our super readers!
MPL will be offering computer skills classes. Please feel free to sign up if you have no previous computer experience or as a follow-up from a previous class. Wednesday, July 29th from 2:30-3:30PM Thursday, July 30th from 5:30-6:30PM Friday, July 31st from 10:30-11:30AM * This class offers hands on training catered to what you would like to learn in order to use the Internet in everyday life. Laptops will be provided to use to practice basic computer skills. Questions are welcomed. Please sign up at Read More +