On Thursday 12/8, the library will be moving to a new registration system for library programs, available at https://programs.mcplibrary.org.

To watch a short video introduction to the new system, please click here.

Patron Tools

Register for Programs

Click here to search and register for Library programs

Click here to view the Program Calendar


Click here to see a video showing how the new Program Registration works!


Registration Information

  •     A valid MCPL library card for each patron (adults, children and teens) is required at time of registration.
  •     Patrons can register another patron if they have the patron’s library card.
  •     Caregivers who live in the district can register an out-of-district child that they care for with the caregiver’s MCPL library card.
  •     Caregivers who live out-of-district can register for parent/child programs using the child’s MCPL library card.
  •     A listing of all programs can be found in the MCPL Quarterly.

Online Program Registration Instructions

To Register:

  •     Search for Library Programs in the MCPL program catalog.
  •     Type in the name of the program you want to register for. Click “Search.”
  •     Click on the date and time of the program session you wish to attend. Please note any special program instructions.*
  •     Click “Register Now” and enter your name, library card number, and PIN, then click “Log In.”
  •     If there are multiple sessions to choose from, choose your session, then click “Register Now”
  •     Click “My Events” at the top to see all of your registered programs.

If you are waitlisted for a program, you will be contacted if space becomes available.

* Material lists may be obtained online or at any Reference Desk.
* Payment forms may be obtained at any Reference Desk.
** Payments for fee programs must be paid in person within three (3) days or your registration will be automatically cancelled.
*** Program payments are non-refundable.

Viewing Your Program Registrations

  •     Log into your library programs account with your name, barcode, and PIN.
  •     You’ll see options to view upcoming programs and past programs.
  •     To cancel yourself from a program, click on the box to the right of the program name marked “Cancel Booking”. Then press the “Cancel Booking” when asked to confirm.
  •     Print your updated program list, if needed.