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Let your mind blossom this spring at the Friends of the Library Spring 2016 Book Sale! Spend the day with us Friday, May 27 and Saturday, May 28, 2016, 10 am – 4:30 pm at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library (3030 Poplar Avenue, Meeting rooms A – C). A special preview sale for Friends
When was the last time you fell in LOVE? Fall in love with a park during the City of Memphis’ Adopt-a-Park Program! It’s a great community service initiative for Memphians to help keep local parks clean and green. Citizens and groups are encouraged to register by Tuesday, May 31, 2016 to volunteer to pick up
Local families now have more freedom to “Explore Memphis” this summer at Memphis Public Libraries! The summer learning program is now fully-customizable for customers of all ages to enjoy. Several changes have been made to the program to make it more user-friendly. Starting June 1 – July 31, 2016, customers no longer have to register
A plethora of exciting programs are planned for adults visiting Memphis Public Libraries this summer. Not just for kids, Explore Memphis 2016 offers activities and events tailor made for customers with more mature tastes. This summer’s theme is “GET FIT,” and Memphis Public Libraries will help customers exercise their minds and bodies, while having fun
Memphis Public Libraries will kick off its summer learning program, Explore Memphis 2016, with a series of exciting events around the city featuring a very special guest – YOU! This year’s theme is “GET FIT,” and the Library will help customers of all ages do just that. Plus, prizes like free books, movie passes, Golf