Madison Library District

Summer Reading

Monday, June 3, through Saturday, July 27

Third Prize available July 15 

Last day to sign up is July 20

We have programs for all ages

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We are, as a species, addicted to story. Even when the body goes to sleep, the mind stays up all night, telling itself stories.

~ Jonathan Gottschall

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Get details for all our events.  Join us for learning, friendship and fun for all ages! Most of our events are in the Community Room.

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July 2024 Activities for Adults

Summer Reading 2024Adventure Begins at Your Library with Summer Reading 2024! This annual program is designed for all ages to read every day, participate in special Library programs, and keep smashing our reading goals! The second prizes for every level will be available July 1st and the third...

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July 2024 Teen Activities

Summer ReadingAdventure Begins at Your Library with Summer Reading 2024! This annual program is designed for all ages to read every day, participate in special Library programs, and keep smashing our reading goals! The second prizes for every level will be...

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June 2024 Adult Activities

Summer Reading 2024Adventure Begins at Your Library with Summer Reading 2024! This annual program is designed for all ages to read every day, participate in special Library programs, and stay active all summer long! Sign-ups begin on Monday, June 3rd, either online or...

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eBooks and Online Learning

Library users can get access to a variety of digital content including eBooks and eAudiobooks. You can use our digital service provider, Libby, for eBooks and eAudios. We also have free online tools and databases, some provided by the Idaho Commission for Libraries, to help you with your educational ambitions.

New Items

Great new reads and exciting films.  We have something for everyone.

New Fiction

Will They or Won’t They
by Ava Wilder

On screen, they’re in love. Off screen, they can’t stand each other. Two co-stars with a complex history reunite to film the final season

New Fiction

Tom Lake
by Ann Patchett

In the spring of 2020, Lara’s three daughters return to the family’s orchard in Northern Michigan. While picking cherries, they beg their mother to …

New Fiction

Maeve Fly
by C.J. Leede

By day, Maeve Fly works at the happiest place in the world as every child’s favorite ice princess. By the neon night glow of …

New Fiction

Dead Fall
by Brad Thor

In the war-ravaged borderlands of Ukraine, a Russian military unit has gone rogue. Its members, conscripted from the worst

New Fiction

August Blue
by Deborah Levy

At the height of her career, piano virtuoso Elsa M. Anderson walks off the stage in Vienna, mid-performance. Now she is in Athens, watching

New Fiction

A Sea of Sorrow and Scorn
by JA.P. Beswick

Her choice is to serve or die. In the aftermath of shattered innocence, will the hunt for her magic claim her last breath? Zerina Redfearn is

New Nonfiction

Disney’s Land
by Richard Snow

By the early 1950s Walt Disney’s great achievements in animation were behind him, and he was increasingly bored by

New Nonfiction

The Glucose Goddess Method
by Jessie Inchauspé

Glucose, or blood sugar, enters our bloodstream through the starchy or sweet foods we eat. Inchauspé delivers a four-week guide

New Nonfiction

Social Justice for the Sensitive Soul
by Dorcas Cheng-Tozun

Social justice work, we often assume, is raised voices and raised fists. It requires leading, advocating, fighting, and organizing wherever

New Nonfiction

The Last Honest Man
by James Risen

In this “gripping . . . spectacular piece of reporting,” a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines Senator Frank Church, the man

New Nonfiction

Thirty Million Words: Building a Child’s Brain
by Dana Suskind, MD

A study by researchers Betty Hart and Todd Risley in 1995 found that some children heard thirty million fewer

New Nonfiction

Dictatorship: It’s Easier Than You Think!
by Sarah Kendzior

Do you crave the power to shape the world in your image? Can you tell lies without blinking an eye? Do you

New Young Adult

The Queens of New York
by E.L. Shen

Best friends Jia Lee, Ariel Kim, and Everett Hoang are inseparable. But this summer, they won’t be together. Everett, aspiring Broadway

New Young Adult

Bonesmith
by Nicki Pau Preto

In the Dominions, the dead linger, violent and unpredictable, unless a bonesmith severs the ghost from its earthly

New Young Adult

The Legacies
by Jessica Goodman

During the annual initiation of members into the exclusive Legacy Club, the surprise nomination of Tori Tasso, a scholarship

New Young Adult

Ghosted: A Northanger Abbey Novel
by Amanda Quain

After her paranormal-loving father dies, Hattie Tilney stops believing in ghosts: she has enough to worry about in

New Young Adult

Tilly in Technicolor
by Mazey Eddings

Tilly Twomley white-knuckled her way through high school with flawed executive functioning has left her burnt out and

New Young Adult

The Bones of Birka
by C.M. Surrisi

When archaeologist Dr. Charlotte Hedenstierna-Jonson discovers that the bones contained in the most significant Viking

New Children's

We Don’t Lose Our Class Goldfish
by Ryan T. Higgins

When Penelope Rex brings home Walter, the class goldfish, for the weekend, she is not …

New Children's

Runaway Pea
by Kjartan Poskitt

The Runaway Pea wants an amazing adventure. But will he survive the dangers of the

New Children's

Just Harriet
by Elana K. Arnold

Three second-graders who love science get thrown in a wild spiral of adventures after meeting their reclusive neighbor, Dr. Gustav

New Children's

Agents of S.U.I.T.
by John Patrick Green

At S.U.I.T. headquarters, Cilantro the Chameleon finally gets what she’s been waiting for: a field assignment. Only

New Children's

The Witch, the Sword, and the Cursed Knights
by Alexandria Rogers

Much to their initial dismay, a twelve-year-old boy and girl discover they are destined to

New Children's

City Spies
by James Ponti

Sara Martinez is a hacker. She recently broke into the New York City foster care system to expose her foster

New DVDs

The Little Mermaid

The youngest of King Triton’s daughters, and the most defiant, Ariel longs to find out more about the world beyond the sea, and while

New DVDs

Picard: Season 3

A cryptic and desperate message from a long-lost friend Dr. Beverly Crusher draws Starfleet legend Admiral Jean-Luc

New DVDs

Kings Row

When an aspiring doctor loses the one woman in his life to a tragic and untimely death, he goes off to Europe to

New DVDs

Your Brain

How does your brain create your reality? Are you in control, or is your brain controlling you? Discover the

New DVDs

Father Brown Season 10

The year is now 1954 and the sleepy Cotswold village of Kembleford sees new faces join Father Brown’s team of sleuths. The dashing

New DVDs

Asteroid City

The production of a play is fraught with drama and romance in and of itself, from its writing and casting to …

Regular Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday - Wednesday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • Thursday: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • Friday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Saturday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Closures in 2024

  • January 1 – New Year’s Day
  • January 15 – Martin Luther King, Jr., Day
  • February 19 – Presidents Day
  • March 22 – Staff Development Day
  • April 6 – Building Maintenance
  • May 25-27 – Memorial Day
  • June 19 – Juneteenth
  • July 4 – Independence Day
  • August 31 – September 2 – Labor Day
  • September 20 – LCEI Conference
  • October 5 – Building Maintenance
  • October 31 – Closing at 5:00 pm
  • November 11 – Veterans Day
  • November 27 – Closing at 5:00 pm
  • November 28-30 – Thanksgiving
  • December 24-26 – Christmas
  • December 31 – New Year’s Eve
  • January 1, 2025 – New Year’s Day

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Rexburg, Idaho 83440

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Rexburg, ID 83440
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