IMLS NATIONAL MEDAL
MPL has received the 2021 National Medal for Museum and Library Service!
First ever two-time recipient!
Explore Memphis 2021
Explore Memphis has ended!
You can still enjoy some of our great online content!
Please claim your prizes by August 16th.
Join us Outside the Library for Story Times, Music, Escape Rooms, and more.
dig memphis mysteries
We need your help!
Explore images from our digital archive that are missing important details.
See if you can help us fill in some of the gaps.
Virtual Librarians Explore
Discover the mysteries of the library and learn how things are made!
Memphis Sound Connection
Streaming current local music for free.
Local musicians: Submit a sample for inclusion.
Memphis Zoo Storytime and Animal Meet and Greet
August 3rd from 1:30PM to 3PM
The Connect Crew will be hosting a family storytime event at the Memphis Zoo Wild Encounter location.
August 5th from 11AM to 1PM
Looking for employment? Come to the Hollywood library Job Fair!
Sugar Scrub Kit to Pamper Your Skin
August 5th from 6PM to 7PM
Pamper yourself with the skin softening powers of sugar scrubs.
Tokyo Olympics Outdoor Escape Room @ Raleigh Branch Library
August 7th from 12PM- 6PM
Celebrate the 2020 Summer Games safely with the whole family!
STEAM 101-A Lesson In Science, Technology ,Engineering, Art, and Math
August 7th from 3PM to 4PM
Teens along with family members are asked to join in a fun steam activity.
Pop-Bottle Science Experiments
August 9th from 4PM to 4:45PM
Come join us in doing some experiments from the Pop-Bottle Science Kit!
Adult ELL Tutor Training
August 14th from 9AM to 1PM
Want to make an impact and meet your community? Become a volunteer ELL (English Language Learner) Tutor!
Virtual Coffee and Conversation: ESL Lessons for Adults
Every Tuesday at 4:30PM - 5:30PM
Build English skills in a relaxed, friendly virtual environment and meet other English learners.