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Mead Valley

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BRANCH EVENTS

Mon, Jun 26, 10:30AM - 12:00PM

Space is limited, please arrive promptly.

6/12 Computer Basics

6/26 Internet Basics

7/10 Microsoft Word Basics

7/24 Email Basics


Mon, Jun 26, 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 27, 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.


Wed, Jun 28, 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Celebrate science and literacy with us throughout Summer Reading Program at S.T.E.A.M. storytime. Join us as we read science themed stories followed by a session of science experiments. You may get messy!


Thu, Jun 29, 6:00PM - 6:30PM

Read stories, sing songs, and play games with us in our children's courtyard this summer as we celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math with five special storytimes all held under the stars.


Fri, Jun 30, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


Sun, Jul 02, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 03, 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, Jul 04, 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.


Wed, Jul 05, 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Celebrate science and literacy with us throughout Summer Reading Program at S.T.E.A.M. storytime. Join us as we read science themed stories followed by a session of science experiments. You may get messy!


Wed, Jul 05, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Calling all teens and tweens! Bring your friends and visit us throughout summer for Let's Make Something! Follow the instructions to create your very own masterpiece that is sure to impress. We provide the materials, you bring the creativity. This program is best suited for ages 12-17.

Schedule of crafts:

6/07: Duck Tape Tote Bags

6/21: Origami Star Jars

7/05: Perler Bead Art

7/19: Mini Pillow Maker


Thu, Jul 06, 6:00PM - 6:30PM

Read stories, sing songs, and play games with us in our children's courtyard this summer as we celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math with five special storytimes all held under the stars.


Fri, Jul 07, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


Sun, Jul 09, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 10, 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, Jul 10, 10:30AM - 12:00PM

Space is limited, please arrive promptly.

6/12 Computer Basics

6/26 Internet Basics

7/10 Microsoft Word Basics

7/24 Email Basics


Tue, Jul 11, 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.


Wed, Jul 12, 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Celebrate science and literacy with us throughout Summer Reading Program at S.T.E.A.M. storytime. Join us as we read science themed stories followed by a session of science experiments. You may get messy!


Thu, Jul 13, 6:00PM - 6:30PM

Read stories, sing songs, and play games with us in our children's courtyard this summer as we celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math with five special storytimes all held under the stars.


Fri, Jul 14, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


Sun, Jul 16, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 17, 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, Jul 18, 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.


Wed, Jul 19, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Calling all teens and tweens! Bring your friends and visit us throughout summer for Let's Make Something! Follow the instructions to create your very own masterpiece that is sure to impress. We provide the materials, you bring the creativity. This program is best suited for ages 12-17.

Schedule of crafts:

6/07: Duck Tape Tote Bags

6/21: Origami Star Jars

7/05: Perler Bead Art

7/19: Mini Pillow Maker


Thu, Jul 20, 6:00PM - 7:00PM

Your stuffed animals are invited to a sleepover! Bring your favorite furry friend with you and share in the joys of reading with us. Hold them close to you for a special storytime before you drop them off with us for the night. Stuffed animals can be picked up the following day or the following week. Each animal will take home a souvenir of their overnight stay.


Fri, Jul 21, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


Sun, Jul 23, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 24, 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, Jul 24, 10:30AM - 12:00PM

Space is limited, please arrive promptly.

6/12 Computer Basics

6/26 Internet Basics

7/10 Microsoft Word Basics

7/24 Email Basics


Tue, Jul 25, 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.


Wed, Jul 26, 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Celebrate science and literacy with us throughout Summer Reading Program at S.T.E.A.M. storytime. Join us as we read science themed stories followed by a session of science experiments. You may get messy!


Fri, Jul 28, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


Sun, Jul 30, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 31, 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, Aug 01, 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.


Fri, Aug 04, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


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

Mon, Aug 07, 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, Aug 08, 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.


Fri, Aug 11, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


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

Mon, Aug 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.




Tue, Aug 15, 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.


Fri, Aug 18, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Stop by every Friday and spend your afternoon playing an assorted variety of games. Test your gaming skills with Mario Kart and Mario Party. Not a big gamer? No problem. Try out an assortment of board and card games featuring classics such as Candy Land, Uno, Go Fish, Sorry and so much more.


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

Mon, Aug 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, Aug 22, 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.


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Today's hours

Closed

Tomorrow's hours

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

Mon, Jun 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Jun 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Wed, Jun 21 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Jun 22 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 23 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jun 24 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sun, Jun 25 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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