Access our Online Catalog from Home — Wi-Fi is available in the library.All library public desks will have information and codes for accessing the service. Normal library hours are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays 1 to 5 p.m. For more information, contact the circulation desk at 873-3042.

Library Remodel Phase II — Please pardon our dust and inconvenience!

The library is in the middle of the second phase of the remodeling. The library's meeting room will be closed from the week of Thanksgiving through the month of December. Some materials are affected and there will be no material reserves during the next approximately 6-8 weeks. Check the library's website at or our Facebook page for up-to-the-minute updates about changes to library hours and departments. But the good news is we're ahead of schedule, and some of the library collection is now available.

Final Writing Out Loud Rescheduled

The final Writing Out Loud of the season originally scheduled for Nov. 2 has been rescheduled for Sunday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m. at The Nest, 803 Franklin St. Indiana Poet Laureate Adrian Matejka is the author of The Devil’s Garden, which won the New York/New England Award and Mixology, a winner of the 2008 National Poetry Series. Mixology was also a finalist for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature.

Follow the Library on Facebook and Twitter

Check out the library now on Facebook and Twitter (MCPublicLibrar1). We’ll keep you up-to-date on all the things going on. Links to Facebook and Twitter are available on the library's website:

Youth Services

HomeWork Helper — Do you need homework help? If you are looking for ebooks, articles, and encyclopedias, the library has research databases, including the Gale Virtual Reference Library! Have your library card handy and click on the link on the library’s homepage to access thousands of fully illustrated articles and books.

Week at a Glance at the Library

Tuesday, Nov. 12

1 p.m. Story Time — Enjoy stories, songs, activities, crafts and more with the Story Time Crew! This program is for children ages birth - 5 years, accompanied by an adult. Please arrive a few minutes early to receive a name tag for your child.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

10 a.m. Story Time

Thursday, Nov. 14

4 p.m. Duneland Stamp Club — The Duneland Stamp Club meets the second Thursday of each month. New members are welcome.

Sunday, Nov. 17

2 p.m. Films on DVD Series: "Yesterday" — The library’s Films on DVD series concludes the Fall season with the showing of "Yesterday." After a freak accident during a worldwide blackout, struggling musician Jack Malik wakes to discover that he is the only person in the world to remember the Beatles. Rated PG-13.

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