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Notice of Closing

The library will close today (June 29) at noon. As you may know, we currently have no air conditioning.  It is expected to be very hot today, and we've also had some power issues this morning — so we thought this would be best. foods that burn fat The Scavenger Hunt turn-in deadline has been …

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Coming Up This Week

This week, we are focusing on Europe.  Laurie Reimer will lead Family Story Time on Monday morning.  Wednesday, features Will Friesen's Awesome Chemistry Concoctions.  This will be a program full of color and surprise.  Thursday's Lunch & Learn will be a film about the Navajo Code Talkers during World War II, and we will sample …

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Summer Reading – The Americas Week

The Americas were the special theme of the week.  We started out the week with Rhonda Donahue leading Family Story Time.  What great fun the kids had hearing the story and then making Play-Doh creations! how to last longer in bed On Wednesday, Christine McPheter came from the Meade County Extension Office for “Mexico Munchies …

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Summer Reading This Week

This coming week promises to have lots of fun activities.  The Emily Pinnick Room is always open with activities and crafts you can do at any time.  Family Story Time will be on Monday morning.  The Meade County Extension will give the Wednesday program focusing on healthy Mexican food.  Our Lunch & Learn will be …

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Summer Reading Sponsors

These are our 2011 Summer Reading Sponsors.   We appreciate our sponsors for providing money to help us operate the program and prizes that we give to all of our participants.  We couldn’t do it without them. 7L Gardens Fantasia Imaging AJ Electric Farm Bureau Insurance Alco Fowler State Bank BKM Electric Lisa Hogan – Usborne …

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Summer Reading – Africa Week

It has been a very busy week at Meade Public Library.  We started the week out with Family Story Time led by Marshan Padgett who told a picture story from Africa.  On Wednesday, Tam Raynor gave a presentation called “Tanzania, A Great Place to Live.”  Tam and her husband, Chris, were missionaries in Tanzania for …

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Summer Reading – Australia Week

We’ve had an exciting week filled with fun activities here at the library.  On Wednesday, Debbie Thomas presented a program on Australia.  She had lots of items to show us and lots of stories to tell about the country where her husband grew up. On Friday evening, we had a movie night for the kids …

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Make a Difference

The Meade Alco Store will have a trailer on site for supplies to go to the aid the people of Joplin, Missouri, who are in great need of a great many items.  The trailer will be on the parking lot on Friday evening, June 10, and Saturday morning, June 11.  If you wish to bring …

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Summer Reading – Asia Week

Last week was a great one as we started counting the books.  It’s always fun to turn in the books and see each person work toward reaching their goal. We enjoyed having the Dave Beachy family in to present their program on the “Fascinating Philippines.”  Each person in the family had a part in presenting …

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Summer Reading

The Summer Reading Program gets into full swing this week.  The first day to turn in books for credit is June 1.  We’re excited about the theme this year, and we’ve made a few changes that we think everyone will like.    The Dave Beachy Family, from here in Meade, will be presenting our first program this …

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