We will be OPEN President's Day, Monday, February 20
School Vacation Week Event!
Magician Norman Ng on Thursday, March 2, 10:30 am
Join us for this wild & wacky show, which will be held at the Durham Public Library, 49 Madbury Road. This program is jointly sponsored by the Durham, Lee, and Madbury libraries. Thanks to the Friends of the Madbury Library for contributing our portion of the cost.
New Building Plans Are Ready to View!
Come in, take a look, ask questions...
We want to hear from you!
MPL reaches out to Madbury's youngest and oldest readers
New outreach offering at Carriage Hill Assisted Living
Did you know that each month, Children's Librarian Kayla Morin hosts a story time at Little Tree Education Center? In March Library Director Susan Sinnott will begin a monthly book discussion at Carriage Hill Assisted Living, scheduled for each second Thursday at 2:00 PM. Happy to serve such a wide age range!
Our Evening Book Group
Meeting Monday, March 6, 7:00 pm
Join us to discuss Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler. We will also take a look at Tomorrow There Will Be Apricots by Jessica Soffer, the ill-fated selection for the meeting in February, which was rescheduled twice and never actually took place. Plenty of extra copies of Vinegar Girl are still available.
Our next meeting will be Monday, March 13, 5:15 pm
Interested in writing? Join the Madbury Library Writing Group! Whether you write memoir, poetry or fiction, this a wonderful opportunity to share your work and receive input from other group members. Newcomers are always welcome to join the group for a fun, low-key and rewarding experience! We meet the second Monday of every month, September through June, at 5:15 pm.
Read with Grover Returns Monday, March 6, 3:00-5:00
Perfect for kids who love both dogs and reading
We now offer two chances each month for children to read to a canine friend. Rosa the English Setter has now retired but her son Grover will be here on the first Monday of each month. Then Digby, a Cavalier King Charles spaniel, will be with us on the third Monday, although he'll be in Florida during January and February. (Lucky puppy!) Call or stop in to sign up for a 20-minute time slot between 3:00 and 5:00.
Daytime Book Group
Monday, February 27, 3:00 PM
This group will discuss Rebecca Traister's All the Single Ladies. Join us!
Quilters Meet Every Monday, 1:00-3:00
New members always welcome!