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Electronics Recycling at the Library!

Electronics Recycling at the Library!

Is your New Year’s resolution for 2021 to clear the clutter?

Did you receive new, updated electronics during the holidays?

If so, take part in our SPECIAL JANUARY EVENT and responsibly recycle those unused electronics!

We are excited to be partnering with Urban Recycling of Tampa, FL for the ENTIRE month of January 2021!

This mean you can bring your RECYCLABLE ELECTRONICS to the Mulberry Public Library from January 4th – January 30th, 2021. There will be a recycle bin located INSIDE the library waiting for you!

Urban Recycling will pick up our items and responsibly recycle them. This process INCLUDES data destruction! Yes, they even shred hard drives! A certificate from Urban Recycling for our event is available at our circulation desk if you require proof of recycling.

Items Accepted for Recycling

Computers (desktop & Laptop)

Servers

Hard Drives

All Circuit Boards

UPS Battery Backups

Monitors (Flat Screen Only)

Printers

Copiers

DVD players

VCRs

Modems

USB Cords

Routers

X-Ray Film

Cell Phone/ Mobile Phones

Telephones

Telephone Systems

Phone System Hardware

Insulated Cable & Wire

Video Games/X-Boxes

Laptops

Ipads & Tablets

Cable Boxes

Batteries

Items NOT Accepted for Recycling

Glass Bulbs

Large Home Appliances

Household Batteries

CRT Monitors

Televisions

Paint, Varnish or other chemicals

Do NOT miss this chance to get those old & unused electronics out of your house!

Happy New Year to you and yours from the Mulberry Public Library!

*Items may not be removed once placed in the recycle bin.

Community Survey

The Mulberry Public Library recently created a Community Survey. This survey will help us improve the services and events we offer to our community.

You may complete our survey online by following the link or the QR Code below. We also have printed copies available at our circulation desk.

We look forward to your responses and we thank you for your time.

Community Survey

Summer Reading 2020

Summer Reading 2020

Hello friends!! Summer is here and it is time to IMAGINE YOUR STORY!

Summer is our favorite time of year and we look forward to celebrating with all of you.

Sign up the whole family for this ALL AGES activity. Complete & log the weekly challenges to automatically be entered in our prize drawings! You can accomplish your reading time at the beach, on the couch, alone, or even reading aloud as a family… As long as you remember to log them!

2020 Reading Goals:

Age GroupMinutes per dayTotal minutes read
Kindergarten & Under201120
Elementary – High School301680
Adults (18 and over)603360

Please note: You must be a Polk County Florida library card holder to qualify for weekly prizes.

Registration is currently open, so sign up now! You may begin logging your progress on June 1, 2020! Follow the links below to our Happily Ever After Summer Reading registration page to get started!

Kindergarten & Under

Elementary/Middle School/ High School Ages

Adults (Age 18 and Over)

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