• Patriots’ Day

    In observance of Patriots’ Day, there will be no Front Door Pick-up Service or Staff Services on Monday, April 19, 2021

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  • Teen Reads for National Poetry Month

    Teen Reads for National Poetry Month

    Celebrate National Poetry Month by checking out one of these poetry collections or novels in verse! Click on a book cover to view the title in our library catalog, learn […]

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  • Vegetable Gardening 101

    Vegetable Gardening 101 Wednesday, April 21, 2021 7:00-8:00pm on Zoom Are you excited to try growing your own veggies?  Perhaps you have some seedlings started from the Melrose Seed Library […]

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  • April is Poetry Month

    Here is a sample of some of our favorite poetry books for children. Click on any book cover to learn more and view the book in the library catalog.

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  • Cooking & Gardening with Herbs

    Cooking & Gardening with Herbs, Chef Liz Barbour of The Creative Feast Thursday, April 29, 2021 – 6:30 PM Virtual Cooking Demonstration on Zoom Chef and gardener Liz Barbour of The […]

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  • Melrose Covid-19 Pandemic Experience

    What is your life like during the COVID-19 pandemic? Is there a memory, story, or other experience you would like to share? Your response will help the Melrose Historical Commission […]

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  • Melrose Seed Library

    The Melrose Seed Library is open for it’s sixth growing season! Partnership between the Melrose Community Garden and Melrose Public Library COVID-19 Precautions When choosing seeds, wear a mask and […]

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  • Museum Passes are Back!

    Institute of Contemporary Art Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Museum of Fine Arts New England Aquarium Trustees of the Reservations Zoo New England Stay tuned… other venues will be added to […]

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  • Browsing Bags

    Don’t have a specific title in mind but want a good book to read or movie to watch?  Try one of our browsing bags!  Click on a link below, fill […]

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    Pickup Printing at MPL

    What to do: Send an email to melprint@noblenet.org and include: your name, how many copies you need, whether you need it printed in black & white or in color and […]

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  • Front Door Pick-Up Service

    Front Door Pick-up Service Place holds in the library catalog right now to take advantage of this service!  Materials coming from other libraries will take longer than usual to arrive […]

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  • Library Newsletter

    The library is excited to introduce the library newsletter!!  Sign up now to receive all the latest information on Melrose Public Library services and events!

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  • MPL Wi-Fi

    Need to access a Wi-Fi signal? The Melrose Public Library’s WiFi network is accessible on library grounds outside of the building! Just look for the melwireless signal. It is not […]

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  • Ancestry.com

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  • Library Hours

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  • Melrose Public Library Mission Statement

    Melrose Public Library’s staff, building and collections provide a portal for all to explore, imagine and engage. The library is where literacy, local history and community connect!  

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Library News

Patriots’ Day

In observance of Patriots’ Day, there will be no Front Door Pick-up Service or Staff Services on Monday, April 19, 2021

Vegetable Gardening 101

Vegetable Gardening 101 Wednesday, April 21, 2021 7:00-8:00pm on Zoom Are you excited to try growing your own veggies?  Perhaps you have some seedlings started […]

Melrose Seed Library

The Melrose Seed Library is open for it’s sixth growing season! Partnership between the Melrose Community Garden and Melrose Public Library COVID-19 Precautions When choosing […]

Museum Passes are Back!

Institute of Contemporary Art Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Museum of Fine Arts New England Aquarium Trustees of the Reservations Zoo New England Stay tuned… other […]