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Mead Valley

Latest Releases

BRANCH EVENTS

Wed, Jun 20, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Escape the summer heat with an afternoon of gaming that includes our collection of board games, Wii and Virtual Reality Oculus Rift".*Virtual Reality Experience available for patrons 13 years and older.

Thu, Jun 21, 5:00AM - 7:00AM
Enter the Marvel Universe with film showings all summer long.  Popcorn and refreshments will be served.  Please call for movie titles.  Attendees 13 and under require the presence of an adult over 18 years old.

Thu, Jun 21, 6:00PM - 6:30PM
Travel around the globe and explore a different continent with us every week. Taste different foods and learn about new customs with activities from cultures around the world. No passport necessary! This program is best suited for ages 4-10.

Fri, Jun 22, 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Create Elegant and artistic crafts in these sessions for adult participants of all skill levels.  Supplies and guided instruction is provided for creating an different project each week. 6/1 - Artist Trading Cards (group trade) 6/8 - Painted Rock Cactus Gardens 6/15 - Vintage Clipboard Collages 6/22 - Lunch Bag Books 6/29 - Gift Tag Garlands

Sun, Jun 24, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jun 25, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Pack up your sleeping bags and bug spray for an adventure this summer! Listen to stories, play games, sing songs, and dance at this storytime set in the great outdoors. This program is geared towards ages 0-4.

Wed, Jun 27, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Escape the summer heat with an afternoon of gaming that includes our collection of board games, Wii and Virtual Reality Oculus Rift".*Virtual Reality Experience available for patrons 13 years and older.

Thu, Jun 28, 5:00AM - 7:00AM
Enter the Marvel Universe with film showings all summer long.  Popcorn and refreshments will be served.  Please call for movie titles.  Attendees 13 and under require the presence of an adult over 18 years old.

Thu, Jun 28, 6:00PM - 6:30PM
Travel around the globe and explore a different continent with us every week. Taste different foods and learn about new customs with activities from cultures around the world. No passport necessary! This program is best suited for ages 4-10.

Fri, Jun 29, 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Create Elegant and artistic crafts in these sessions for adult participants of all skill levels.  Supplies and guided instruction is provided for creating an different project each week. 6/1 - Artist Trading Cards (group trade) 6/8 - Painted Rock Cactus Gardens 6/15 - Vintage Clipboard Collages 6/22 - Lunch Bag Books 6/29 - Gift Tag Garlands

Sun, Jul 01, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 02, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Pack up your sleeping bags and bug spray for an adventure this summer! Listen to stories, play games, sing songs, and dance at this storytime set in the great outdoors. This program is geared towards ages 0-4.

Thu, Jul 05, 5:00AM - 7:00AM
Enter the Marvel Universe with film showings all summer long.  Popcorn and refreshments will be served.  Please call for movie titles.  Attendees 13 and under require the presence of an adult over 18 years old.

Thu, Jul 05, 6:00PM - 6:30PM
Travel around the globe and explore a different continent with us every week. Taste different foods and learn about new customs with activities from cultures around the world. No passport necessary! This program is best suited for ages 4-10.

Sun, Jul 08, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 09, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Pack up your sleeping bags and bug spray for an adventure this summer! Listen to stories, play games, sing songs, and dance at this storytime set in the great outdoors. This program is geared towards ages 0-4.

Tue, Jul 10, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Dinosaurs are brought back to life in this unforgettable educational event that comes along only once in 66 million years. Interact with these amazing creates, while learning more about them. Bring the whole family, photo opportunities available. All ages welcome.

Wed, Jul 11, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Escape the summer heat with an afternoon of gaming that includes our collection of board games, Wii and Virtual Reality Oculus Rift".*Virtual Reality Experience available for patrons 13 years and older.

Thu, Jul 12, 5:00AM - 7:00AM
Enter the Marvel Universe with film showings all summer long.  Popcorn and refreshments will be served.  Please call for movie titles.  Attendees 13 and under require the presence of an adult over 18 years old.

Thu, Jul 12, 6:00PM - 6:30PM
Travel around the globe and explore a different continent with us every week. Taste different foods and learn about new customs with activities from cultures around the world. No passport necessary! This program is best suited for ages 4-10.

Sun, Jul 15, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 16, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Pack up your sleeping bags and bug spray for an adventure this summer! Listen to stories, play games, sing songs, and dance at this storytime set in the great outdoors. This program is geared towards ages 0-4.

Wed, Jul 18, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Escape the summer heat with an afternoon of gaming that includes our collection of board games, Wii and Virtual Reality Oculus Rift".*Virtual Reality Experience available for patrons 13 years and older.

Thu, Jul 19, 5:00AM - 7:00AM
Enter the Marvel Universe with film showings all summer long.  Popcorn and refreshments will be served.  Please call for movie titles.  Attendees 13 and under require the presence of an adult over 18 years old.

Thu, Jul 19, 6:00PM - 6:30PM
Travel around the globe and explore a different continent with us every week. Taste different foods and learn about new customs with activities from cultures around the world. No passport necessary! This program is best suited for ages 4-10.

Sun, Jul 22, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 23, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Pack up your sleeping bags and bug spray for an adventure this summer! Listen to stories, play games, sing songs, and dance at this storytime set in the great outdoors. This program is geared towards ages 0-4.

Wed, Jul 25, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Escape the summer heat with an afternoon of gaming that includes our collection of board games, Wii and Virtual Reality Oculus Rift".*Virtual Reality Experience available for patrons 13 years and older.

Thu, Jul 26, 5:00AM - 7:00AM
Enter the Marvel Universe with film showings all summer long.  Popcorn and refreshments will be served.  Please call for movie titles.  Attendees 13 and under require the presence of an adult over 18 years old.

Thu, Jul 26, 6:00PM - 6:30PM
Travel around the globe and explore a different continent with us every week. Taste different foods and learn about new customs with activities from cultures around the world. No passport necessary! This program is best suited for ages 4-10.

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

Mon, Jul 30, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Pack up your sleeping bags and bug spray for an adventure this summer! Listen to stories, play games, sing songs, and dance at this storytime set in the great outdoors. This program is geared towards ages 0-4.

Wed, Aug 01, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Escape the summer heat with an afternoon of gaming that includes our collection of board games, Wii and Virtual Reality Oculus Rift".*Virtual Reality Experience available for patrons 13 years and older.

Thu, Aug 02, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Our finale stop in our travels this summer is a trip to the Land of Oz, located somewhere over the rainbow. Join Dorothy and Toto as they explore the many different locations in Oz and meet up with unforgettable characters. Keep a lookout for any witches you may encounter, and stay on Yellow Brick Road at all times! This event will feature Oz themed crafts, activities, and games.

Sun, Aug 05, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Aug 06, 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. 

Sun, Aug 12, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Library Remodel Closures

Nuview Library
February 2, 2018 through
Early 2020

Sun City Library
March 5, 2018 through
August, 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, Jun 18 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Jun 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Wed, Jun 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Jun 21 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 22 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jun 23 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sun, Jun 24 Closed

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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eResources Databases

Ancestry
Ancestry Library Edition
Ancestry Library Edition
Search your family heritage online.
Can only be used within the library
Authors and Biography
Biography in Context
Biography in Context
A biographical reference database that covers the areas of literature, science, multicultural studies, business, entertainment, politics, sports, government, history, arts and news.
Literature Resource Center
Literature Resource Center
Contains thousands of entries from Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Authors New Revision series, the Dictionary of Literary Biography and Contemporary Literary Criticism Select. Includes plot summaries and critical essays from sources such as Novels for Students as well as resources for criticism of modern and classic poetry.
Business and Legal
California State Bar Publications
California State Bar Publications
California State Bar Publications provides practical legal facts in a handy Consumer Education Pamphlet.
Reference USA
Reference USA
The premier source of business and residential information for reference and research. ReferenceUSA is used by top libraries throughout the US for research, small business marketing, job searching and more.
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.
Scholastic Go
Scholastic GoEngaging online age-appropriate reference resource to help build a love of research through reading and learning!
Tuition Funding Sources
Tuition Funding Sources
Tuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information. TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with over $41 Billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information. Pepsi-Cola sponsors the TFS program nationwide. Pepsi-Cola and TFS have been helping students find scholarships and other sources of financial aid for more than 20 years
Cultures and Religion
Oxford Islamic Studies Online
Oxford Islamic Studies Online
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.
eAudiobooks, eBooks, eMagazines, Other Library Services
Braille Institute
Braille Institute
Free library service for the blind, visually impaired or have reading or other physical disabilities.
Enki
Enki
Thousands of New eBooks are Available to You!
Overdrive
Overdrive
A growing collection of eAudiobooks and eBooks that can be downloaded directly to your home computer.
RB Digital
RB Digital
RB Digital is now your home for over 6000 eAudioBooks and 130 eMagazines
Scholastic Countries Collection
Scholastic Countries CollectionCountries Collection for Ages 9 - 13. Explore a destination today.
Health and Fitness
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Periodical and journal articles as well as videos on a wide range of health topics from ADD&ADHD to Alternative Medicine, HIV, and various surgical procedures.
Health Reference Center
Health Reference CenterHealth Reference Center is a one-stop, full service resource for health-related research. It combines indexing of approximately 195 periodicals, eight reference books, and over 700 pamphlets; more than 1,800 overviews from Clinical Reference Systems; selective indexing for articles in approximately 1500 additional general interest titles; and full text for more than 185 periodicals, all reference books, overviews, and pamphlets.
Languages
Pronunciator
PronunciatorWorld's largest language learning service. Free at your library.

News and Magazines
InfoTrac Newstand
InfoTrac Newstand
This newspaper database contains a collection of more than 140 cover-to-cover newspapers from around the world plus an additional 300 sources of selected news and business coverage.
InfoTrac® General Reference Center Gold
InfoTrac® General Reference Center Gold
Periodical, newspaper and reference articles from over 5,000 publications on such diverse topics as humanities, art, current events, technology and general interest topics. Full-text articles from over 3,000 periodicals.
¡Informe!
¡Informe!
Magazine articles from a variety of Spanish language publications on health, science, economics, politics and art.
RB Digital Magazines
RB Digital Magazines
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