Welcome to Maywood Public Library
Featuring accomplished pianist and percussionist Shelly Horn!
Held on Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.
Snow Day: Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.
- Now lending iPads! Check out a brand new iPad and bring it home like you would a regular book. Use it to download books and music, Skype with your friends or send and receive emails. No waiting list!
- Need a computer? We have two new computer labs and 26 newly upgraded computers throughout the library ready to be used. Technology improvements made possible by the James and Pauline Hackbarth Foundation.
- Display your small collection today in a shadow box for all to see.
- Thousands of Foreign Language Materials now available. Whether you want to learn French, teach someone Gaelic or watch a movie in Arabic, we have it all. Our new ESL (English as a Second Language) and Foreign Materials Collection has everything from U.S. Citizenship Testing Materials to the latest Bollywood movies, to complete courses in learning American Sign Language. Coming soon, free ESL classes for adults.
- Maywood Library t-shirts available for purchase or win one in our monthly t-shirt raffle. Each month 5 lucky winners receive a shirt.
- Available for purchase: Earbuds and flashdrive.
For more news check out the Libray's Blog @ the Blogspot.
Welcome to your Maywood Public Library!
Whether you visit the library regularly, drop by occasionally or plan on making your first visit soon we are here to assist you! As the face of public libraries continue to change and grow with the advancement of technology and modernized ways of accessing information, we remain dedicated to the purpose of our existence, which is to provide you with free, unrestricted, quality information and access to even more.
You will find an array of materials available to take home from the library, including the latest DVDs, new and popular fiction books, test preparatory materials, foreign language books, movies and audio CDs, children's and large print titles, music CDs and even board games.
Check out one of our 27 iPads for home use or bring your own laptop and utilize our free WiFi. You can download free
electronic books, newspapers and more from the library or from home! If you cannot find what you are looking for on our shelves then you can tap into one of 74 other BCCLS libraries in the area and request their materials, you do not even have to leave your home to order a book and we can send your materials to any library you wish for pickup.
Come take advantage of our nearly 400 scheduled programs, special events and promotions per year or simply come and relax with your favorite magazine or paperback novel. Thanks to a generous donation from The James and Pauline Hackbarth Foundation we will be renovating and reinventing our space to better serve the public in the coming years, complete with new technology stations, seating areas, lighting, materials, children's room, gallery area and more!
Suggestions for new materials and programs are always welcomed!
Kulsum Quadri, Director