Operation Paperback

We are looking for a “few good paperbacks” (No romances) to send to

  • Deployed Troops
  • Stateside Troops and Veterans
  • Military Families

These donations could include children’s books for military families, popular fiction for deployed troops, or other paperbacks in good condition. Please bring in donations to the library and place in the operation paperback box in the upstairs lobby.

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 Come read with us this summer!

Our theme is “Build a Better World”


On Monday June 12th, our Summer Reading Program will begin.

Activities and programs are available for all ages. Children up through 5th grade, 5th grade and up, and Adults have weekly events and programs.

Some highlights include Family Game Night every Thursday night from 6-8, The Erie Zoo on June 15th (1:15-1:30 Toddler/Kindergarten & 1:30-2:00 Grades 1 & up), Cardboard Cosplay on July 15th (1:00-4:00), and Usborne Read-a-Thon July 13th-27th.

Children Programs + Tweens and Teens Programs

also on Thursday afternoons (approximately 1:00-2:00)



Want to keep up with all the events and programs going on at McCord?


Calendar View


 We now have a Google calendar!

  • The Main calendar (click here) has all the main library programs.
  • The Children’s calendar (click here) has story time dates and details.
  • The Summer Reading Calendar (click here) has all the summer reading events.

You can click any event on the calendar to add to your own calendar using your gmail.*


Add and event step 1

  1. To add the event, simply click the event and “copy to my calendar”.



Add an event step 2

2. When the next screen pops up, click save. Now it should be in your google calendar.

*Note, you will need to have a gmail account to save an event, BUT you can view the calendar without a gmail account.