• Elevator Closure

    Melrose Public Library’s elevator is currently unavailable. The Children’s Room and upper levels will be accessible by stairs – staff will be on hand to help. We apologize for the […]

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  • MPL Mobile HotSpots

    What is a HotSpot? A hotspot is a portable device that generates an internet connection anywhere there is cell phone reception. Take it with you on a hike, to the […]

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  • The Author’s Corner with Kevin Vautour

    Melrose Public Library Presents:The Author’s Corner with Kevin Vautour & Kerry KeeneWednesday, February 26, 2020 at 7:30 PM

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  • Peanut Butter Valentines

    Peanut Butter Valentines: February 1–29, 2020 All are invited to give a special “valentine” to their neighbors by donating a jar of peanut butter, almond butter, or sunflower butter for […]

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  • Adult Coloring Night: 3/11/20

    Adult Coloring Night! Wednesday, March 11, 2020 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM in the Meeting Room Come unwind and get in touch with your inner child! Materials will be provided, […]

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  • Polymnia Community Read

    Polymnia Community Read Thursday, March 12, 2020 – 7:30-8:30 PM   In collaboration with the Polymnia Choral Society, the Melrose Public Library will be leading a book discussion on The […]

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  • I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone – History At Play™

    The Melrose Public Library presents History At Play™’s critically acclaimed one-woman performance celebrating the centennial of Women’s Suffrage in the United States, I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone. In this […]

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  • Winter/Spring 2020 Preschool Schedule

    The Melrose Public Library Children’s Room is proud to present the Winter/Spring 2020 Preschool Schedule! Registration is required for all Preschool programs. You may register your child the morning of each […]

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  • What’s all the hoopla?

    The Melrose Public Library now subscribes to hoopla – a digital media service that allows Melrose residents* to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on […]

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  • Teen Zone Newsletter

    Sign up for our new Teen Zone newsletter! We will be sending newsletters quarterly, so sign up for the list now if you would like to know about new books, […]

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  • Melrose Public Library Mission Statement: The mission of the Melrose Public Library is to inform, enrich, and empower all citizens by providing and promoting free access to the universe of information and ideas.

    Melrose Public Library Mission Statement

    The mission of the Melrose Public Library is to inform, enrich, and empower all citizens by providing and promoting free access to the universe of information and ideas.  

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Library News

Elevator Closure

Melrose Public Library’s elevator is currently unavailable. The Children’s Room and upper levels will be accessible by stairs – staff will be on hand to […]

MPL Mobile HotSpots

What is a HotSpot? A hotspot is a portable device that generates an internet connection anywhere there is cell phone reception. Take it with you […]

Peanut Butter Valentines

Peanut Butter Valentines: February 1–29, 2020 All are invited to give a special “valentine” to their neighbors by donating a jar of peanut butter, almond […]