• Getting Your Affairs in Order

    Getting Your Affairs in Order: Making Decisions When It Matters Most, presented by Care Dimensions Monday, November 9, 2020 – 12:00pm-1:00pm on Zoom Do you know what sort of health […]

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  • Hallow-Read! Children’s Reading Challenge

    Children from birth-5th grade are invited to log their reading minutes to earn virtual badges during the library’s Halloween-themed reading challenge!  Try the activity badges for some frighteningly festive family […]

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  • Front Door Pick-Up Service

    MPL Front Door Pick-Up Service Please feel free to place holds in the library catalog right now to take advantage of this new service.  Once you are notified that your […]

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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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  • Photo of a courthouse that says: In the News: the Supreme Court

    In the News: The Supreme Court

    Staff have put together a book list of titles about the history of the Supreme Court. There are books on this list for all ages- kids, teens and adults! Take […]

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  • Tasty Books for Hungry Readers – VIRTUAL MEETING

    Join friends old and new for a lively VIRTUAL book discussion of the October title, The Art of Eating by M.F.K. Fisher. The meeting will be held through the remote […]

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  • Racial Justice Resources

    While our building is not open, the Library is still available through digital resources to facilitate learning and discussion during this time of turmoil and hurt. Library staff have put together a […]

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  • Temporary Library Card

    Melrose residents who do not currently have a library card, but would like access to our online resources, please call (781-665-2313) or email (mel@noblenet.org) with all of the following information: […]

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  • Creativebug – Online Crafting Tutorials

    Check out Creativebug one of our digital resource offerings!  Nurture your creative side with 1000+ video classes in painting, knitting, crafting, sewing & more!   Using your library card and […]

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  • MPL Digital Library

    Check out the Melrose Public Library’s digital resources for Adults, Teens, Kids! Access research databases, online news, and so much more via our Digital Library!!

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  • Ancestry.com

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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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  • 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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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 […]