Memorial Day Closing

All branches will be closed from Saturday, May 28th through Monday, May 30th. For those of you who may want to know more about this national holiday, below are resources for patrons of all ages. Selected by our librarians. Saturday, May 28thMemorial Day WeekendAll branches are closed. Sunday, May 29thMemorial Day WeekendAll branches are closed. Monday, May 30thMemorial Day WeekendAll […]

Hours Expand September 7th

On September 7th, library open hours will expand to open at 9:30 am and close at 8:30 pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. On Thursdays, curbside hours will decrease to 9:30 am to 12:30pm and library open hours will be after that from 1:00 to 8:30 pm. Fridays and Saturdays will open earlier at 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. In […]

Celebrate Jubilee Day

Join us in remembering June 19, 1865, when 250,000 enslaved black people were freed in Galveston Bay, Texas—two years after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed into law. The very next year, June 18, 1866, the first ever Juneteenth Celebration was held. Juneteenth On “Freedom’s Eve,” or the eve of January 1, 1863, the first Watch Night services took place. On […]

LGBTQ2+ Pride Month

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) Pride Month. Pride month is held every June to honor the Stonewall Uprising that started on June 28th, 1969 and the very first Pride March that was held in New York City exactly one year later. Here, we have highlighted many items in our collection to help you or […]

Changes are Coming

Starting June 5th, the library will have an increase of public open hours, along with the return of a few library services. Check them out below. Returning Library Materials All branches of the MCLS will once again start accepting returned materials inside the library, as well as outside in the Book and A.V. Drops. Notary Services Notary services will resume […]

Closed for Memorial Day

All branches will be closed Monday, May 31st and will reopen for curbside pick-up on Tuesday, June 1st. Unlike previous years, we WILL be open for Saturday, May 29th at all branches except for Hollowbrook. Thank you for your understanding. Check out these books on Memorial Day ahead of time to help understand the holiday.

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