The Children’s Room at the Melrose Public Library is proud to present the 2017 Fall Pre-School Story Time Schedule! Click here for more information.
*New this fall! Registration is required for all Pre-School programs. You may register your child the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m.
Over the year, challenge yourself to see if you can complete
12 books in 12 months using our Reading Challenge List.
Click here to print the list!
MPL 2017 Reading Challenge List
Look for our Coffee Chat events throughout the year where you can share what
you are reading with others and enjoy coffee and treats!
Hello, Hola, Ciao, Salut, Merhaba, Hujambo, Nín hǎo …
The Melrose Public Library now offers Pronunciator – a fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages. This program can be accessed at the library, at home, or on your mobile device for learning on the move.
Are you a Melrose Public Library member? Log in with your library card number and password and start learning. Not sure of your card number or password – just stop by the Circulation Desk or Reference Desk and we can get you started.
Click here to see what Pronunciator is all about.
Looking for a book group? The Melrose Public Library offers a variety of book groups open to the public. Click on the image below for a listing of our groups!
The Harvard Art Museums pass is now available for use to our Melrose residents! Now under one roof, collections of the Fogg, Busch-Reisinger and Sackler Art Museums! The pass admits 2 adults free of charge. 18 and under are always free. MA residents free on Saturday from 10 – noon.
To reserve your pass up to 30 days in advance, please visit our Museum Pass page!
The Annual Meeting of the Friends of the Melrose Public Library will be held on Wednesday, October 7 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the Library meeting room on the lower level of the Library.
All Friends of the Melrose Public Library and anyone who is interested in joining or supporting the Friends are invited to attend the meeting. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the Friends’ accomplishments during the past year, as well as plans for the upcoming year. In addition, Library Director Linda Gardener will give an update on Library activities and plans. The evening will conclude with refreshments and time to socialize.