Berea

Berea branch location exterior

Location Details

Address:
Madison County Public Library
319 Chestnut Street
Berea, KY 40403

Directions:
Google Maps

Danny Jacobs 
Branch Services Supervisor

Christina Cornelison
Director

Phone:
(859) 986-7112

Fax:
(859) 986-7208

Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9AM-8PM

Friday - Saturday: 9AM-6PM
Sunday: Closed

MCPL’s Berea location features a reading area with a scenic nature view, a fireplace, study room, outdoor reading garden, theater, and dividable community room with a full kitchen.

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Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Read a book with Marvin the Story Monster! Each Wednesday at 10 am, Marvin selects a great book from our collection and reads it on our Facebook page. This week's selection is Only a Tree Knows How to Be a Tree by Mary Murphy.  https://w...
This event is in the "Richmond" group.

Free GED Classes

4:00pm - 7:30pm
Richmond
Library Branch: Richmond
Room: Main Floor Conference Room #138
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational
This event is in the "Richmond" group.

Free GED Classes

9:00am - 12:30pm
Richmond
Library Branch: Richmond
Room: Main Floor Conference Room #138
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational, Workshop
Event Details:
Free GED classes are now being held at the Madison County Public library, Richmond location. Space is limited. Please call 859-622-8065 to enroll. The classes are being offered through a partnership brought together by Madison County Adult Education ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks or face coverings required

Due to social distancing guidelines, attendees are required to wear a mask or face covering to participate in this event. 

This event is in the "Richmond" group.

Blood Drive

10:30am - 5:00pm
Richmond
Library Branch: Richmond
Room: Ground Floor Community Room #013
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health and Wellness
Event Details:
MCPL’s Richmond location hosts a blood drive on the fourth Thursday of each month, from 10:30AM-5PM. For more details, visit our website, or contact the library at 859-623-6704. Make a donation appointment at www.kybloodcenter.org.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks or face coverings required

Due to social distancing guidelines, attendees are required to wear a mask or face covering to participate in this event. 

This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Read Aloud & Play on Facebook

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook for Read-aloud and Play! We love to read stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, and move our bodies. Our Wednesday video focuses on toddlers, and our Friday video focuses on Preschool-aged children. When the stream is over ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

TeenCraft: Spy Mirror Glasses

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Educational, Arts & Crafts, Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
One kit will be available per registration. You will need scissors for this project. Kits will be available for pick up in Berea and Richmond on Thursday.  When you register for this program, please make sure you provide a valid email addr...

Berea Community Resources

Berea Senior Citizen's Center
Address:

214 West Jefferson Street
Berea, KY 40403
United States

Phone:
502-839-7520

Connects seniors with a variety of community resources, such as housing, heating assistance , transportation, Medicare and other available programs. Provides on-site health and wellness classes.

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Goodwill Industries of Kentucky
Address:

Richmond location
680 Eastern Bypass
Richmond, KY 40475
United States

Phone:
Berea location: 859-985-9816; Richmond location: 859-623-7173

Berea location:
112 Prince Royal Dr 
Berea, KY  40403 

Helps job seekers who need help getting a foot in the door with employers or who may need a second chance to participate in the workforce due to criminal backgrounds, language barriers, limited education, lack of transportation, and chronic poverty.

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Madison County Health Department
Address:

Richmond office
216 Boggs Lane Richmond, KY 40475
Richmond, KY 40475
United States

Phone:
Richmond: 859-623-7312; Berea: 859-986-1192

Berea office:
1001 Ace Drive
Berea, KY 40403

Clinic offering health services for children and adults. General services include immunizations, preventitive care, Freedom from Smoking classes, syringe exchanges, CARE, HANDS, and WIC programs.

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New Opportunity School for Women
Address:

204 Chestnut Street
Berea, KY 40403
United States

Phone:
859-985-7200

Offers a free, two-week educational residency to Appalachian women; focuses on self esteem and wellness, career and education, arts, culture and community.

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Office of Family Support
Address:

Richmond Office
304 Anna Hume Blvd
Richmond, KY 40403
United States

Phone:
1-855-306-8959

Berea Office:
204 Pauline Dr, Berea, KY  40403-0461

Local office offering assistance with food benefits, medical and welfare. 

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Saint Joseph Berea
Address:

305 Estill Street
Berea, KY 40403
United States

Phone:
859-986-3151

Hospital offering 24/7 emergency care, general surgery, primary care, women's care, sliding scale dental care, and a Senior Renewal Center.  

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The Prep Academy
Address:

Richmond:
301 Bellevue Drive
Richmond, KY 40475
United States

Phone:
Richmond: 859-623-8546; Berea: 859-756-3091

In Berea:
214 West Jefferson Street 
Berea, KY 40404

Head Start for children 3-5 years old, offered to families who meet eligibility requirements.

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