The Montgomery City County Public Library (MCCPL) is thrilled to announce the full reopening of all MCCPL libraries on Monday, June 7, 2021 at 9 am.Visit our reopening page for details!
Montgomery City-County Public Library System is excited to roll out our Online 2021 Summer @ Your Library events and Summer Reading Challenge. Please fill out the attached MCCPL: Summer @ Your Library registration form. Only one form needed per family, for all ages!
Submit your entry HERE
Top Reader Awards
June 1-July 31.
Make sure you are reading this summer. From June 1st through July 31st count your minutes of reading or listening to a book. Submit your minutes on our website by July 31st at https://mccpl.lib.al.us/ . The top reader from each category will win a $20 gift card. Top readers will be announced on August 2nd.
Categories: 0 years old to Kindergarten, 1st- 4th grade, 5th-8th grade, 9th- 12th grade, and Adult.
Checkers Library TV: The Reading Road Trip
June 7-August 23
Checkers the Inventor, his robot sidekick, Snoozer, and a variety of visitors, special guests, and animals will be coming to you every week. Weekly episodes will be aired on YouTube and MCCPL’s website every Monday at 9am.
Animal Story Times
June 1-August 6
Share a weekly story with a librarian before visiting special guests and animals all around Montgomery! Aired on YouTube and the MCCPL website each Wednesday at 9am.
MGM LEAPS into the Civil Rights Movement
June 14- July 2
MCCPL, in partnership with MGM LEAPS, has the entire suggested reading ready to check out from the library so you can join the conversation! Be sure to check our YouTube page for interviews with guest speakers who lived through the Civil Rights Movement.
June Curbside To-Go Kits: Sea Tails and Tales
June 1- June 30
Put together a fun foam ship to play with during your water time adventures. During your high seas tales discover the many tails under the sea with a water grow sea creature (included). Available at your local library while supplies last.
June Tails and Tales Art Contest
June 1- June 30
Submit a picture of an animal reading a book or dressed as a book character. Art comes in many forms including photos, drawing, collage, or sculpture. Take a picture of your piece and send it in by June 21st at https://mccpl.lib.al.us/. Public voting will take place from June 23rd - 29th at https://mccpl.lib.al.us/. The winner will receive a $10 gift card awarded on June 30th.
MGM LEAPS into Montgomery Arts
MCCPL, in partnership with MGM LEAPS, has the entire suggested reading ready to check out from the library so you can join the conversation! Be sure to check our YouTube page for interviews with guest speakers who have created art all over Montgomery.
July Curbside To-Go Kits: Sky Tails and Tales
July 1- July 30
Create the perfect home for your feathered tailed friends in your neighborhood. Piece together a DIY natural wood birdhouse. Reinforce with glue and decorate at home! Available at your local library while supplies last.
July Tails and Tales Art Contest
July 1- July 30
Submit an original animal tale through an oral telling or written story. Video or audio submissions should be no longer than 5 minutes and written stories no longer than 2 pages. Submit your piece by July 21st. Public voting will take place from July 23rd - 29th. Prize $10 gift card awarded on July 30th. The winner will receive a $10 gift card awarded on June 30th.
AND MORE AT YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY!