Congratulations! You have found the Web site for the Melcher Dallas Public Library, located in Melcher Dallas, Iowa!
Now that you have found our Web site, we hope you will pay us a visit in person! We are eager to show you the many possibilities awaiting you at the Melcher Dallas Public Library!!
At our library we offer WiFi, copying @ 25¢ per sheet, we can save you gas money by faxing @ $1per sheet, we have four computers for the public to use, local newspapers, toys for the younger set to enjoy, DVDs, and of course books for all ages! Plus we are a 'cool' place to visit on hot days!!
But wait, you haven't heard the best part yet....your library card is....FREE!!
This is a picture of our current library, which is located on the north west corner of downtown Melcher Dallas...but check out our new location, which is a work in progress....located on the west side of downtown Melcher Dallas....
Check out the progress being made on the new Melcher Dallas Public Library!! A huge thank you to all the volunteers and for the donations!!
This would not be possible without your help! Please consider a donation of time or money to finish this project! Thank you!!
We want to keep you up-to-date on all the important dates and events pertaining to the library and our community!
August is a busy month!
August 2, 2016 will be school registration from 2:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the high school
August 5 and 6, 2016 is Iowa's Annual Sales Tax Holiday
August 11-21, 2016 is the Great Iowa State Fair
August 24, 2016 first day of Melcher Dallas School year, 2016-2017
August 27, 2016 PTO Back to School Carnival and Movie
August 24, 2016 will be the first day of school for Melcher Dallas Students. http://mdhs-mdcsd-ia.schoolloop.com/
PTO is hosting a back-to-school movie night and carnival Saturday, August 27 from 5-7:30 p.m. at the elementary school. The movie begins at 7:30. The carnival games are free, the only cost is for concession items that will be available for purchase. There will be a drawing for a boys and a girls bike. Must be present to win. Concession stand food will include hot dogs, chips, soda, desserts, popcorn, cotton candy, and snow cones. This will be held rain or shine.
Don't let the heat get you down! Instead head down to the library and enjoy the air conditioning while browsing for a book, movie, use the computer, copy a paper or, read a newspaper!
Get your motors running....head out on the highway...and head to Melcher-Dallas on October 8, 2016! You won't want to miss the second Melcher-Dallas Car Show!! Registration will be from 9 a.m. till noon. Awards will be presented at 2:30 p.m. The first 50 cars will receive a t-shirt and trophies and door prizes will be awarded! Preregistration is $15 or register the day of the show for $20. For more information please call 641-947-4705 or the Melcher-Dallas Public Library at 641-947-6700.
All proceeds to go the Friends of the Melcher-Dallas Public Library Building Fund. Additional t-shirts may be pre-ordered for $15 each, or purchased for $20 the day of the show. Please send check or money order to The Friends of the Melcher-Dallas Public Library at P.O. Box 774 Melcher-Dallas, Iowa 50163. Most be postmarked by September 30, 2016. Parking will be in the order in which you arrive.
Library cards are free...sign up for yours today!
"The Library is open six days a week!"
Monday hours are 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday our hours are 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday hours are 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.