Berea

Berea branch location exterior

Location Details

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

Directions:
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Danny Jacobs 
Branch Services Supervisor

Ruthie Maslin 
Director

Phone:
(859) 986-7112

Fax:
(859) 986-7208

Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9AM-8PM
Friday: 9AM-6PM
Saturday: 9AM-6PM
Sunday: 1PM-5PM

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

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Story Time

April 2, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Berea
Cancelled
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes

Story Time

This is a program for preschool age children ages 3-5. When your child is too old for Baby & Toddler Time, move up to Story Time. We love to read picture books, do music & movement activities, develop early literacy skills, and do simple crafts. This program lasts 45 minutes to an hour and we could get messy so please dress appropriately!

This event is in the "Berea" group.

Active Aging

April 2, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Berea
Cancelled
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Food, Health and Wellness, How To
Event Details:
The Active Aging Series is an exciting new adult program offering from Madison County Public Library. With a focus on total health throughout the years, this program will present a wide array of topics from experts in health and wellness. Each mont...
This event is in the "Berea" group.

Free Market

April 2, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Berea
Cancelled
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Entertainment
Event Details:
  Everyone is welcome to come and join the monthly "Free Market," held at the Berea location of the Madison County Public Library! This is a space where everything is free! You are invited to bring stuff you'd like to let go of, though bringi...
This event is in the "Berea" group.

Afternoon Movie: Trolls (2016)

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Berea
Cancelled
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Theater
Age Group: Preschool, Elementary, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
This week we will be showing Trolls (2016), rated PG (1hr 33mins.). All are welcome to attend.. All are welcome to attend.   ...
This event is in the "Berea" group.

AARP Driver Safety Class

April 7, 2020
10:00am - 2:30pm
Berea
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Theater
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This a classroom course for drivers aged 50 and over. The course identifies many of the changes that occur as we age and suggests strategies for adapting to those changes for safer driving. Taking the AARP Smart Driver Safety Course can earn you a di...
This event is in the "Berea" group.

Baby and Toddler Time

April 7, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Berea
Cancelled
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
This is a program for babies, toddlers, and the people who love them. We read very short stories, play lap games, do finger plays, sing songs and have play time. The structured part of this program lasts about 30 minutes; for the next 30 minutes...
This event is in the "Berea" group.

Master Builders

April 7, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Berea
Cancelled
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, Elementary, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Entertainment

LEGO Club

LEGO Club is a program for kids of all ages. We supply the LEGOs, you bring the creativity. Kids may make whatever time and imagination allows. Each week we display the LEGO creations inside one of our display cases. After-school snacks will be provided.

Event Details:
Come check out our Master Builders program! We'll supply several building toys, from LEGOS to K-NEX and even a marble run! Kids may make whatever time and imagination allows. Each week we will display the creations inside one of our display...
This event is in the "Berea" group.

Playing with Arduino

April 7, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Berea
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology Classes
Event Details:
Do you know what Arduino is?  If so, this program is for you!  Bring your own projects to work on or show off, or use our breadboards, components, and microcontrollers to develop your own electrical device. In order to use our Maker ...

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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