Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

The Evening Star

On Display in the Great Hall -- and Now Available Online!

Purim Party!

A celebration of the Jewish holiday

Purim is a Jewish holiday that is celebrated on the 14th day of Adar, a month of the Hebrew Calendar.

Author Talk with Dawn Day Biehler

Urban pests such a flies, bedbugs, roaches and rats trouble people in their homes, but the history of pests shows that they are much more than a private problem.

St. Patrick's Day Celebration

A Family Fun Time Event

Long ago, St. Patrick's day began as a religious holiday that celebrated the arrival of Saint Patrick, who brought Christianity to Ireland. Today, it is celebrated in many parts of the world in the spirit of Irish heritage, culture and good luck! St. Patrick's Day celebrations of today include parades, feasts, Irish folklore and wearing the color green!

Art & Flowers in the Great Hall

Register online to win!


Who's Afraid of a Little Snow?

Tell us the words that are keeping you warm.

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Adaptive Services Children's Recommendation

"How to Train Your Dragon"

Dear LBPH Kids,How to Train Your Dragon is our Adaptive Services Division children’s movie recommendation for March 2014.

Check It or Leave It?

Join library staff members Peter and TaChalla as they discuss the rightfully neglected or undiscovered gems of the Popular Library at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library.

Mario Day Program

Monday, March 10 is Mario Day, so named because when abbreviated, Mar. 10 looks like the name Mario. Although not originally intended, Mario Day has become closely associated with famed Nintendo video game mascot, Mario the plumber.

Furry, Scaly, Feathery Fun

Family Fun Time Salutes Pets

From hegdehogs to potbelly pigs to parakeets to St. Bernards, family pets come in all shapes and sizes. In fact, President Calvin Coolidge had a pet raccoon named Rebecca who lived in the White House.