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

Ruthie Maslin 
Director

Phone:
(859) 986-7112

Fax:
(859) 986-7208

Hours:

Monday - 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 "Berea" group.

Berea Writers Circle

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Berea
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, How To, Workshop
Event Details:
The Berea Writers Circle (BereaWriters.com) meets 1:30 - 3:00 PM on the third Saturday of the month at the Berea location of the Madison County Public Library. Each meeting features a program to foster good writing. The BWC welcomes all types of writ...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This craft does require registration. Register as a family. Do not register each of your children individually.  Registration opens on Monday, Pick-up at the main desk starts on Thursday, and a “share your creation” post will be mad...
This event is in the "Berea" group.
This event is in the "Richmond" group.

Martin Luther King Jr Closing

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
Berea, Richmond
Description:
The Library will be closed January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How To
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
We are now offering a monthly take and make adult craft. This month's kit includes a four pocket wall hanging indoor/outdoor planter bag. Use your own seeds to begin your spring plants or add your own plants for some indoor growing this win...
This event is in the "Off Site" group.

Blood Drive - Union Church, Berea

11:00am - 5:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health and Wellness
Event Details:
MCPL Outreach is proud to partner with Central Kentucky Blood Center and Union Church to bring the bi-monthly blood drive to Berea. 2021 Dates: January 19th, March 16th, May 18th, July 20th, September 21st, November 16th. The blood dri...
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 Llama Llama Loose Tooth Drama. https://www.facebook.com/MCPLKY/ ...

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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