The Melbourne Library offers the following services:
Our Summer Reading Program; FIZZ, BOOM, READ! was a great success!
We would like to thank all of the volunteers, parents, grandparents etc who helped to make this such a memorable time for all the kids!
We still have some certificates that the kids didn't pick up. If you were at the program and you didn't receive your reading certificate you can stop by the library and pick it up.
We would like to thank Sonic, Subway and Miller's Supermarket for their donations!
We are planning more FREE computer classes this fall with ConnectAR. Please watch the website or the newspaper or you can call us for the dates and to sign up. 870-368-7467
Saturday, September 20th from 11:00am-1:30pm local author Elaine Wilson will be at the library with her new Juvenile book titled "Chocolate Gravy on Dragon Creek" She will have books to sell for $10 plus she will be signing books and answering any questions that you might have about writing a book. Join us for refreshments and games also!
Our July selection is The Marrowbone Marble Company by Glenn Taylor.
We will have our discussion on Monday July 28th at 12:30pm. Come by the library if you would like to sign up. It's FREE. All books are provided through the Arkansas State Library.
If you or your children would like to go fishing but don't have a rod and reel, you can check them out now at the library! All rods and reels are provided FREE of charge through the AR Game and Fish Commission Aquatic Resources Education division. There is fishing line on the poles, all you need to provide is the bait, hook and of course the water to fish in! You will need a valid library card which is FREE also with an Arkansas Driver's License or ID.
Come check out our new books! We have lots of new Juvenile and Early Juvenile both fiction and non-fiction to choose from. We also have a new Young Adult Section in our childrens room.
We also have new to the library Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction. We have several new books on Audio CD and new Large Print westerns and Large Print Christian Fiction. We have a large selection of DVD's to choose from.
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