Wednesday, November 23, 2016

EMRL Revised Holiday Schedule

With the holiday season upon us, all branches of the East Mississippi Regional Library System will be observing the following revised hours of operation in observance of Christmas and New Year's Day:
  • Thursday, December 22, 2016: All branches closed for staff development day
  • Monday, December 26, 2016: All branches closed in observance of Christmas Day
  • Monday, January 2, 2017: All branches closed in observance of New Year's Day

In addition, the Mary Weems Parker Memorial Library in Heidelberg will be closed on the following Saturdays:
  • December 24th & 31st
Make sure to plan accordingly so that you aren't without your favorite books and movies during the holidays. We wish you and your family the best during this holiday season!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Hey Kids--Visit an EMRL Clarke County library branch location today for your chance to win a $100 Books-A-Million Gift Card!

In support of the Quitman School District's "One District, One Book" reading of Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," EMRL will be giving away a $100 Books-A-Million Gift Card to a lucky young reader in Clarke County! See the flyer below, or contact your local Clarke County library branch for more information. Also, keep an eye on this space tomorrow for more details about the library's upcoming "Charlie" book club! Good luck and happy reading!

Monday, July 25, 2016

UPDATE (9/7/16): Bay Springs Municipal Library Renovation

UPDATE (9/7/16):
Most books and movies are now in their new homes! Currently we are in the process of moving computers and waiting on a few more pieces of furniture to arrive. Then we will have a new children's area, and new computer rooms! We thank you again so much for your patience as we go through this process.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

The 2016 Summer Reading Program is Here!

Visit or call your local EMRL branch for more information, or click here (or the "Summer Reading" tab above) to see a full schedule for each of our branches.

Can't wait to see you at the library!

Thursday, May 12, 2016

2016 EMRL Summer Reading Program is Coming Soon! Sign Up Today!

It's time to sign up for EMRL's 2016 Summer Reading Program!
This year we will be focusing on wellness, fitness, and sports with the theme:

“On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!”

Activities will be held at our Bay Springs, Pachuta, Quitman, and Stonewall branches. Visit any of these branches to sign up, or click here (or the "Summer Reading" tab above) to view more information, including a calendar for all of our events!

Thursday, April 28, 2016

NEW Wednesday Business Hours at Heidelberg, Pachuta, and Stonewall Branches Effective May 1st
Due to patron demand, we will have new hours on Wednesdays at our Mary Weems Parker branch in Heidelberg, as well as our Pachuta and Stonewall branches. The new hours will be 1pm - 6pm effective May 1st, making our new weekly business schedule Monday - Thursday 1pm - 6pm at those branches.

We hope that these hours will be more convenient for everyone! 

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

EMRL Revised Business Hours for April 21st and 25th

The East Mississippi Regional Library System will be observing the following revised hours the next few business days due to a staff development day, and state holiday:

Thursday, April 21st:
Bay Springs Library: 8am - 1pm
Quitman Library: 8am - Noon
The Enterprise, Heidelberg, Pachuta and Stonewall libraries will be closed for the day.

Monday, April 25th:
All EMRL branch locations will be closed in observance of Confederate Memorial Day.

We apologize for the inconvenience. Remember however that you can check out eBooks 24/7 by clicking the OverDrive link located just a bit to the right! 

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Please excuse our mess...
Over the next week or two we are having some work done to the attic at our Quitman branch. Thus you may encounter some unusual noises, and perhaps a mess or two when visiting the library. We apologize for this, however library services will not be affected!

We thank you for your patience during this process, and we appreciate your continued support of your local library system!

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Quitman Senior Care Program at the Quitman Public Library, Tuesday March 15th

Senior Care Quitman, an affiliate of H.C. Watkins Memorial Hospital, will be holding an informational session at the Quitman Public Library this coming Tuesday, March 15th at 2:00 pm. Reservations are not required, and all are welcome to attend and learn more about what these great folks have to offer.

For more information, see the above flyer, or call 601-776-5055

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

New Books and Movies!

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Below you will find just a few of the new books and movies we have to offer this week! Make sure to check out our Mary Weems Parker Memorial Library branch in Heidelberg to view the many new kid's books available there this week as well.

DVD: Black mass / Warner Bros. Pictures

DVD: Creed / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Warner Bros.

Dream on, Amber / Emma Shevah ; illustrations by Helen Crawford-White.

Fast break / Mike Lupica.

The friends we keep / Susan Mallery.

The gangster / Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

DVD: The good dinosaur / Disney presents ; a Pixar Animation Studios film

Innocent blood : the order of the sanguines series / James Rollins and
Rebecca Cantrell.

DVD: Legend / Universal Pictures, Cross Creek Pictures and Studiocanal

Louisiana saves the library / by Emily Beck Cogburn.

DVD: My all American / Aviron Pictures and Anthem Ventures

DVD: One hundred and one Dalmatians / Walt Disney Pictures

DVD: The perfect storm [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures 

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

EMRL Revised Hours for Tuesday February 23, 2016

Due to the threat of severe weather in both Clarke and Jasper Counties, EMRL will observe the following revised hours for Tuesday February 23rd:

Bay Springs Library: 8am - 1pm
Enterprise Library: Closed
Mary Weems Parker Library: Closed
Pachuta Library: Closed
Quitman Library: 8am - 1pm
Stonewall Library: Closed

We apologize for any inconvenience. Please be safe out there today!

Thursday, February 4, 2016

New Books and DVDs to Check Out Now!

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    DVD: Batman : bad blood / Warner Bros. Animation

    Batman's dark secret / by Kelley Puckett ; illustrated by Jon J. Muth

    Blue : a novel / Danielle Steel

    DVD: Bridge of spies  / Dreamworks Pictures  

    Brotherhood in death / J. D. Robb

    DVD: Downton Abbey. Season 6 / written and created by Julian Fellowes
    Find her : a novel / Lisa Gardner

    Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear / by
    Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

    The first hostage : a J. B. Collins novel / Joel C. Rosenberg

    DVD: Goosebumps / Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation
    In a different key : the story of autism / John Donvan, Caren Zucker

    DVD: The last witch hunter / Summit Entertainment 

    My name is Lucy Barton : a novel / Elizabeth Strout

    No more Mr. Nice Guy : a family business novel / Carl Weber   

    NYPD Red 4 / James Patterson and Marshall Karp

    The revenant : a novel of revenge / Michael Punke

    Who was Michael Jackson? / by Megan Stine ; illustrated by Joseph J. M.

    Zootopia : the junior novelization / adapted by Suzanne Francis

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Happy New Year! New Books and DVD's Available NOW at your EMRL Branch

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Happy New Year from all of us at EMRL! Maybe you were too busy in December to come visit us? Don't worry! These new titles are still available to check out now at your local EMRL branch location. 

Aaron and Alexander : the most famous duel in American history / written and illustrated by Don Brown

DVD: Ant-Man / Marvel Studios

Ashley Bell : a novel / Dean Koontz

Close to home / Lisa Jackson

The college football championship : the fight for the top spot / Matt Doeden

DVD: Fantastic 4 / Twentieth Century Fox

DVD: Hitman : Agent 47 / director, Aleksander Bach

The hunting trip : a novel of love and war / William E. Butterworth, III

I funny TV : a middle school story / James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein; illustrated by Laura Park

Love from the very hungry caterpillar / Eric Carle

DVD: Maze runner. The Scorch trials / Twentieth Century Fox

DVD: Minions / Universal Pictures

DVD: Mission: Impossible. Rogue nation / Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions

DVD: Pan / Warner Bros. Pictures

The President's shadow / Brad Meltzer

Secret sisters / Jayne Ann Krentz

The short drop / Matthew Fitzsimmons

Sky key : an Endgame novel / James Frey and Nils Johnson-Shelton

DVD: Thomas & friends. Sodor's legend of the lost treasure

Star Wars. Lost stars / written by Claudia Gray

Star wars. Aftermath / Chuck Wendig

Starlight / Nora Roberts

Tom Clancy : commander-in-chief / Mark Greaney

DVD: War room / TriStar Prictures and Faithstep Films