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Mead Valley

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BRANCH EVENTS

Mon, Apr 23, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children for a special time of stories, songs and activities! In this fun, interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for pre-school while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.

Mon, Apr 23, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Do you have what it takes to be the best gamer? Take the ultimate test by joining us as we play Super Smash Bros. Battle your friends weekly to see who will reign supreme. All teen are welcome.

Tue, Apr 24, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Tue, Apr 24, 4:00PM - 4:30PM
Lights! Camera! ACTION! Ever wanted to act like your favorite character? Now is your chance! Read lines and act out your favorite stories with easy scripts and special props.

Wed, Apr 25, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Wed, Apr 25, 1:30PM - 2:00PM
Take a time out in the middle of the week by joining us for After School Storytime. Every week we will read themed stories and then create crafts that are perfect for display. Bring your creativity! Due to the nature of these crafts, this program is best suited for children 5-12 years of age. Younger siblings accommodated.

Thu, Apr 26, 5:00PM - 5:30PM
Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.

Fri, Apr 27, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Restock on supplies and catch Pokémon at our Pokéstops and Mead Valley Library lures.

Sat, Apr 28, 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Our Día de los Niños 2018 celebration features a performance by Spanish musician Pedro Lopez De La Osa.  Audiences are invited to join Mr. Lopez as he shares an original bilingual story about the guitar, told through the use of music, illustrations, and narrations.  Audience members will be invited to join in and participate.  The performance will be followed by crafts, face painting, cake, and light refreshments. Nuestra celebración del Día de los Niños presenta un rendimiento por el músico español Pedro De La Osa. La audiencia esta invitada a unirse y compartir una historia original y bilingüe sobre la guitarra, presentada con el uso de música, ilustraciones, y narración. Miembros de la audiencia están invitados a unirse y participar. El rendimiento será seguido por artesanías, pintura facial, pasteles y refrigerios.

Sun, Apr 29, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Apr 30, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Join us every other Monday for Adult Computer Classes.  Each class will cover a different topic.  Classes are bilingual and students will have their own computer to practice on. 

Mon, Apr 30, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children for a special time of stories, songs and activities! In this fun, interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for pre-school while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.

Tue, May 01, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Wed, May 02, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Sun, May 06, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Tue, May 08, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Wed, May 09, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Sat, May 12, 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Family friendly movies shown in the Mead Valley Library Community Room.  Please call 951-943-4727 to learn what movie we will be showing.  Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.  Tendremos Películas familiares en el Community Room de la biblioteca de Mead Valley. Por favor llame al 951-943-4727 para saber qué película vamos a mostrar. Los niños menores de 12 años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Sun, May 13, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, May 14, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children for a special time of stories, songs and activities! In this fun, interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for pre-school while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.

Mon, May 14, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Join us every other Monday for Adult Computer Classes.  Each class will cover a different topic.  Classes are bilingual and students will have their own computer to practice on. 

Tue, May 15, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Tue, May 15, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Enjoy a morning of art and creativity with your little ones. Children ages 0-4 will get creative with a variety of age appropriate stations they will be sure to enjoy. All participates are encouraged to dress for a colorful mess.

Wed, May 16, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Wed, May 16, 1:30PM - 2:00PM
Take a time out in the middle of the week by joining us for After School Storytime. Every week we will read themed stories and then create crafts that are perfect for display. Bring your creativity! Due to the nature of these crafts, this program is best suited for children 5-12 years of age. Younger siblings accommodated.

Thu, May 17, 5:00PM - 5:30PM
Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.

Sun, May 20, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, May 21, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children for a special time of stories, songs and activities! In this fun, interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for pre-school while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.

Tue, May 22, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Wed, May 23, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Thu, May 24, 5:00PM - 5:30PM
Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.

Sun, May 27, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Tue, May 29, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Wed, May 30, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Thu, May 31, 5:00PM - 5:30PM
Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.

Sun, Jun 03, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jun 04, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children for a special time of stories, songs and activities! In this fun, interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for pre-school while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.

Tue, Jun 05, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Wed, Jun 06, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Sun, Jun 10, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jun 11, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children for a special time of stories, songs and activities! In this fun, interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for pre-school while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.

Mon, Jun 11, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Join us every other Monday for Adult Computer Classes.  Each class will cover a different topic.  Classes are bilingual and students will have their own computer to practice on. 

Tue, Jun 12, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.  English as a second language.  Intermediate conversation and writing.

Wed, Jun 13, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Sun, Jun 17, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jun 18, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children for a special time of stories, songs and activities! In this fun, interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for pre-school while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.

Wed, Jun 20, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Library Remodel Closures

Nuview Library
February 2, 2018 through
Early 2020

Sun City Library
March 5, 2018 through
June 1, 2018

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Today's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 6:00PM

Tomorrow's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 6:00PM

Mon, Apr 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Apr 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Wed, Apr 25 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Apr 26 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Fri, Apr 27 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Apr 28 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sun, Apr 29 Closed

Branch manager
Adam Tuckerman
Address
21580 Oakwood Street
Mead Valley
California 92570
Tel: (951) 943-4727
Fax: (951) 943-4064

The Mead Valley Library is a beautiful new 24,000-square-foot facility serving the diverse area of Mead Valley near Cajalco Road west of the 215 freeway and north of Perris. The Library was dedicated by Riverside County Supervisor Bob Buster in a ceremony on October 27, 2012 attended by over 2,300 persons.

The Mead Valley library features large meeting rooms, a spacious youth section, a story room, young adult room complete with diner booths, over 40 computers for the public, and a state-of-the-art check-out system with an automated return sorting system.


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California State Bar Publications
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Careers, Tuition and Learning
ABCmouse
ABCmouse
Early Learning Academy online education program for children ages 2 - 7. Access only available within the library.
Brainfuse
Brainfuse
Brainfuse Learning Site offers easy to connect one-to-one online tutoring free. (Please have your library card available to use this link)
Career Transitions
Career Transitions
Career Transitions provides a practical and personalized experience for users of all backgrounds and technology comfort levels. Users can easily discover and target fast-growing careers and industries in their immediate locations -- and locations across the United States. Career Transitions also features quick assessments to help people identify new opportunities based on their current skills, occupational knowledge, and interests.
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This authoritative, dynamic resource brings together the best current scholarship in the field for students, scholars, government officials, community groups, and librarians to foster a more accurate and informed understanding of the Islamic world.
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Braille Institute
Braille Institute
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Overdrive
Overdrive
A growing collection of over eAudiobooks and eBooks that can be downloaded directly to your home computer.
RB Digital
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Scholastic Countries Collection
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Health & Wellness Resource Center
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Health Reference Center
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News and Magazines
InfoTrac Newstand
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InfoTrac® General Reference Center Gold
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