POSTPONED: Due to inclement weather, tonight’s 5 Fridays of Jazz will be rescheduled.
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Memphis Public Library Teen Innovation Centers
Are your teenagers looking for something to do this Spring Break? The majority of Memphis Public Libraries have opened Teen Innovation Centers. It is a space dedicated to just teens. In addition, the Raleigh Branch has Spring Break activities planned for children of all ages. Take a listen to learn more about what is happening next week.Posted by Memphis Public Libraries on Friday, March 10, 2023
Five Fridays of Jazz kicks off this Friday!
Jamie is not a musician. However, we have hired real musicians to perform for you for the next five Fridays! Don’t miss our very popular series, Five Fridays of Jazz. We have expanded space on the first floor of the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library for additional seating.Posted by Memphis Public Libraries on Monday, March 20, 2023
Free Tax Assistance
Free tax assistance is underway at Memphis Public Libraries until April 18 for seniors and those whose household incomes are less than $60,000. This is the first time since the pandemic began MPL has been able to offer this service in a full-scale capacity.Posted by Memphis Public Libraries on Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Get ready Memphis Gardeners!
Spring is just around the corner, and MPL is ramping up its gardening programs and activities. From the Seed Library open house to programs to teach you how to test your soil to active garden clubs, MPL is your gardening source. Check out the gardening section on our website at memphislibrary.org to find upcoming activities.Posted by Memphis Public Libraries on Wednesday, January 25, 2023
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