The Library and its literacy programs play an important role in the City of Moreno Valley. All Moreno Valley residents can use the library, and obtain a library card to check out materials, use public computers, and access Wi-Fi.
|Moreno Valley Public Library||Hours of Operation:|
|25480 Alessandro Blvd.
Moreno Valley, CA 92553
|Monday - Thursday:
|9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Every Tuesday
11:00 a.m. Preschool Storytime - See the flyer...
- Every Wednesday
5:00 p.m. Teen Night - See the flyer...
- Every Thursday
11:00 a.m. Bilingual Storytime (Spanish/English) - See the flyer...
6:00 p.m. Family Fun Night - See the flyer...
- Last Saturday of each month
11:00 a.m. - noon Beginning Computer Class - See the flyer...
This class teaches basic computer skills.
- Fourth Monday of each month
6:00 p.m. Book Talk - See the flyer...
Library Commissioner Sharon Clements will host a book talk each month. Share your love of books with others who enjoy reading.
- November 8
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - American Red Cross: Services to the Armed Forces & Veterans. Courtney Norton, from the American Red Cross, will provide information to local residents about Veterans services available in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. American Red Cross staff can provide referrals to community Veterans organizations and assistance with Veterans benefits claims. All services provided by Red Cross staff are confidential. Free to participate. See the flyer.
- November 12
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Vietnam Veteran Appreciation Day and Open House Join us at the library for the opportunity to meet fellow veterans, volunteers and staff. Learn more about the services available at the Veteran Resource Center (VRC) located inside the library. See the flyer.
- November 19
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - International Games Day. FREE. Sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA). International Games Day @ Your Library is a great opportunity for families to get out of the house and play together in the one community institution that welcomes everyone. Libraries are about much more than books! See the flyer.
- December 13
11:00 a.m. - 12 noon - Santa Claus at the Library. Visit with Santa and tell him what is on your wish list this year. Come early as our parking lot fills up fast. Music, crafts, and holiday cheer celebrated here!
- December 15
11:00 a.m. - 12 noon - Wacky Winter Adventure Puppet Show. Travel along with Pepe the Dog and Freezey the Snow Girl on their adventure to the North Pole to find the Gingerbread Princess, who, it is rumored, can grant anyone one wish. A charming and whimsical tale of friendship, loyalty, and resourcefulness.
To get a library card, simply go to the front desk of the Library and request the form. Library cards are free to all Riverside and San Bernardino County residents. A library card may be used to borrow materials from the Moreno Valley Public Library and other libraries in the Riverside and San Bernardino County systems.
Moreno Valley residents may obtain a library card by providing current picture identification, such as a driver's license or California ID, and proof of current address. Current address may be established with documentation such as a recent utility bill, pre-printed check, or piece of mail.
First-time library cards are free for residents of Moreno Valley. Replacement cards cost two dollars.
Your Moreno Valley Library Card provides access to the library’s materials, online content, and computer services. With it you can:
- Check out books, movies, music, video games, and more, for up to two weeks (up to 30 items, up to three in each audio/video format)
- Renew most items up to three times in person, over the phone, or online
- Download eBooks from home
- Access online research tools and magazine articles from home
- Use the public computers or Wi-Fi service at the library
- Place holds on items from the Moreno Valley Public Library and libraries affiliated with the Riverside County and San Bernardino County Library Systems (up to 20 items total, up to five in each audio/video format)
- Request items from libraries nationwide through Interlibrary Loan
- Set up a Reading History to save a list of titles you've checked out (visible only to you)
The library now has eBooks available for checkout. Visit our Axis360 catalog to browse our eBook collection. You can check out up to 2 titles for up to 14 days, with an option to shorten the loan period at checkout. Ebooks are not renewable.
You can read eBooks on your PC, iPad, iPhone, and Kindle Fire using the Blio reader that is available as a FREE download through the Axis360 site. You can also read eBooks on your Sony eReader, Nook, Kobo device, or other device that supports Adobe ePUB and PDF.
The Moreno Valley Library Literacy Program provides free literacy training for individuals that are 18 years and older.
The Literacy Program is always in need of tutors. Anyone interested in becoming a tutor or needing literacy assistance is encouraged to contact Laura Betts, 951.242.6366 between the hours of 8am and 4pm Monday - Friday.