Customers can view library account information, renew books, place holds on items, and access the library catalog and informational databases 24 hours a day at www.MemphisLibrary.org.
Public Computers The Bartlett Library has 20 computers for public use which access the Internet and Microsoft Office products such as Word and Excel. There is a one-hour time limit on these computers. Use of the computers is free, but charges apply for printing. A valid library card is required to use the computers.
Wi-Fi Access Wireless internet access is available for use with laptop computers and other personal devices equipped with wireless capabilities.
Friends of the Bartlett Library The Friends of the Bartlett Public Library promote and enhance the Bartlett Library’s facilities and services through advocacy, learning, and reading. Individuals can become a member of the Friends of the Bartlett Library for $10 per year, or for 3 years at $25. Benefits include early shopping at the annual used book sale. Membership forms are available at the library and online at www.CityofBartlett.org/library.
Book Donations The Friends of the Bartlett Library are pleased to accept new and gently used books, cassettes, CDs, videos, and DVDs during regular library hours. (Please do not deposit donations in the book drop.) Friends cannot accept text books, encyclopedias, Reader’s Digest condensed books, National Geographic magazines, or dirty or mildewed items.
Friends Used Book Sales The Friends of the Bartlett Library maintain an ongoing used book sale inside the Bartlett Library during regular business hours. Special Focus sales take place monthly as supplies allow. Monthly sales are posted on the Library’s calendar of events on the City of Bartlett’s web site.
R.E.A.D Program The R.E.A.D. (Reading Education Assistance Program) is usually held on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Program Room. Please check with the library for possible date changes in November and December. Children ages 5 through 11 can read to Posh and Lynne, our pet therapy team, for 15 minutes. Registration is required.
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Adult Programs and Classes The Bartlett Library offers classes for adults several times a year on basic computer instruction and eBook borrowing. Please check the library’s calendar on the City of Bartlett’s web site for computer class dates and times, as well as other special programs of interest.
Book Chat Club The Bartlett Library’s Book Chat Club is the perfect book club for busy adults who want to share their favorite books with fellow avid readers and broaden their reading horizons by hearing about others’ reading experiences. This informal group meets every other month with no required reading assignments! Participants simply chat about what they’ve been reading, and there’s no commitment to attending every session. Call the Bartlett Library’s information desk for more details, and check the Library’s calendar of events on the City of Bartlett’s website for upcoming meeting dates and times.
The Friends of the Bartlett Library’s Buy-A-Book program allows you to purchase a book in honor of or in memory of someone or make a general monetary donation to the Bartlett Library. Friends is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and your donation may be tax deductible.
City of Bartlett
August - December 2017
August – December 2017 City of Bartlett, TN Programs, Activities, Special Events and more.