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VITA Returns February 2nd

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance workers will once again be available to help the public with free tax assistance at the Meadville Public Library. Beginning February 2nd, volunteers will be available six days a week: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:30-5:00; Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00 to 7:00; Saturdays 12:00-4:00. The program runs through April 11th. VITA is a free tax preparation service for residents of Meadville who made $50,000 or less in 2014. If you have trouble filing your taxes, have not filed taxes, or Read More +

Teen Reading Lounge

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 +

Fall Used Book Sale

Join us Thursday, Friday, and Saturday November 6-8 at the Helene Barco-Duratz Cultural Center for our Fall Used Book Sale. Located at 411 Chestnut Street and sponsored by the Friends of the Meadville Public Library, the book sale will be open Thursday from 4-8, Friday from 9:30-5, and Saturday from 9:30-2:30. Bag Day is Saturday.

Magazines for Sale

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.