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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 +
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!
Meadville Public Library will be closed on Saturday, May 23rd and Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. The following Saturday (May 30th) our Summer Saturday hours (9 AM to 1 PM) take effect through August 29th.
Adult, Children’s, and Young Adult Summer Reading Clubs start on June 8th! Visit http://src.meadvillelibrary.org for more details, including schedules of special events and activities.
You can now renew your checked out materials via our online catalog at http://catalog.ccfls.org. Just log into your account and click on Renew next to the material you want to renew. Most items can be renewed twice. If you do not see the “Renew” link next to the item in your list of checkouts then you cannot renew it. This means you have either reached the renewal limit for the item or someone has placed a reserve on it.