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BRANCH EVENTS

Mon, Dec 09, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Interactive story time between parent and child. Ages 0-7 plus adult.

Tue, Dec 10, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Wed, Dec 11, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Join Miss Lenny for stories and songs in English and Spanish and a fun craft! Recommended for ages 0-10.

Wed, Dec 11, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
STEAM Explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math through activities and games. Ages 2+

Thu, Dec 12, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Call or ask at the front desk to see what movie we will be playing! Popcorn and drinks provided.

Wed, Dec 25, All day
The library will be closed on December 25 in observance of Christmas.

Wed, Jan 01, All day

Mon, Jan 06, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Interactive story time between parent and child. Ages 0-7 plus adult.

Tue, Jan 07, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come in and have fun reading with our furry friends! No sign-ups required; first come first served.

Wed, Jan 08, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 2 to 7 years plus adult. Hear a story then make a craft that is based on the story.

Wed, Jan 08, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
STEAM Explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math through activities and games. Ages 2+

Thu, Jan 09, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Call or ask at the front desk to see what movie we will be playing! Popcorn and drinks provided.

Mon, Jan 13, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Interactive story time between parent and child. Ages 0-7 plus adult.

Tue, Jan 14, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Wed, Jan 15, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 2 to 7 years plus adult. Hear a story then make a craft that is based on the story.

Mon, Jan 20, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Interactive story time between parent and child. Ages 0-7 plus adult.

Tue, Jan 21, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come in and have fun reading with our furry friends!

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 2 to 7 years plus adult. Hear a story then make a craft that is based on the story.

Wed, Jan 22, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Ages 5-10 plus adult.

Thu, Jan 23, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Experts to help with your projects. 

Fri, Jan 24, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Watch Anime. Discuss 'Geek Culture'. Create fun activity inspired by Japanese culture. Tweens, Teens, and Young Adults welcome

Mon, Jan 27, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Interactive story time between parent and child. Ages 0-7 plus adult.

Tue, Jan 28, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Wed, Jan 29, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 2 to 7 years plus adult. Hear a story then make a craft that is based on the story.

Mon, Feb 03, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Interactive story time between parent and child. Ages 0-7 plus adult.

Tue, Feb 04, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come in and have fun reading with our furry friends! No sign-ups required; first come first served.

Wed, Feb 05, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 2 to 7 years plus adult. Hear a story then make a craft that is based on the story.

Library Renovations

Woodcrest Library
Closed beginning
August 7, 2019 til
Spring 2020

Library Holiday Closure

Christmas Day
December 25, 2019

New Years Day
January 1, 2020

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Today's hours

We're open 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Tomorrow's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 6:00PM

Mon, Dec 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Dec 03 11:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Dec 04 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Dec 05 11:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Dec 06 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 07 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Sun, Dec 08 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Branch manager
Elizabeth Baiz
Address
26982 Cherry Hills
Menifee
California 92586
Tel: (951) 679-3534
Fax: (951) 672-8293

Sun City Library service began with a weekly bookmobile visit almost as soon as the first residents moved into the new Del Webb Seniors community in 1962, and by 1965 the county leased a storefront of 1100 square feet for the first library. Three expansions brought the space to 4000 square feet by 1990, but this proved inadequate as population increased in the surrounding Menifee area. The county purchased a bank building, the Sun City Library Foundation raised $150,000 to furnish it, and a new library opened in December, 1994. The present library of nearly 11,000 square feet was built on the site and dedicated in 2010. It is the principal library serving the now incorporated city of Menifee's 80,000 residents.
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Genealogy
Ancestry Library Edition
Ancestry Library Edition
Search your family heritage online.
Can only be used within the library
Indigenous Mexico
Indigenous MexicoA One-Stop Resource for Information on Mexico's Indigenous People
Authors and Biography
Biography in Context
Biography in Context
A biographical reference database that covers the areas of literature, science, multicultural studies, business, entertainment, politics, sports, government, history, arts and news.
Literature Resource Center
Literature Resource Center
Contains thousands of entries from Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Authors New Revision series, the Dictionary of Literary Biography and Contemporary Literary Criticism Select. Includes plot summaries and critical essays from sources such as Novels for Students as well as resources for criticism of modern and classic poetry.
Business and Legal
California State Bar Publications
California State Bar Publications
California State Bar Publications provides practical legal facts in a handy Consumer Education Pamphlet.
Reference USA
Reference USA
The premier source of business and residential information for reference and research. ReferenceUSA is used by top libraries throughout the US for research, small business marketing, job searching and more.
Careers, Tuition and Learning
ABCmouse
ABCmouseEarly Learning Academy online education program for children ages 2 - 7. Access only available within the library.
Brainfuse
BrainfuseBrainfuse Learning Site offers easy to connect one-to-one online tutoring free. (Please have your library card available to use this link)
Britannica Escolar
Britannica EscolarAquí usted encontrará diversos documentos y enlaces útiles sobre la educación y su evolución constante en la era digital.
Lo invitamos a visitar esta página frecuentemente y a descubrir los nuevos documentos, videos, actividades y otros recursos que Britannica le ofrece.
Britannica School
Britannica SchoolThe search is on with the go-to site for research. With every search topic producing a wide variety of trusted, multi-media sources, use Britannica School to build essential information literacy skills.
Career Transitions
Career Transitions Career Transitions provides a practical and personalized experience for users of all backgrounds and technology comfort levels. Users can easily discover and target fast-growing careers and industries in their immediate locations -- and locations across the United States. Career Transitions also features quick assessments to help people identify new opportunities based on their current skills, occupational knowledge, and interests.
Scholastic Go
Scholastic GoEngaging online age-appropriate reference resource to help build a love of research through reading and learning!
Teaching Books
Teaching BooksTeachingBooks.net is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. Our online database is developed and maintained to include thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.
Tuition Funding Sources
Tuition Funding Sources
Tuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information. TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with over $41 Billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information. Pepsi-Cola sponsors the TFS program nationwide. Pepsi-Cola and TFS have been helping students find scholarships and other sources of financial aid for more than 20 years
Culture and Religion
King James Bible
King James BibleThe King James Bible is an English translation of the Christian Bible for the Church of England, begun in 1604 and completed as well as published in 1611
eAudiobooks, eBooks, eMagazines, Other Library Services
Braille Institute
Braille Institute
Free library service for the blind, visually impaired or have reading or other physical disabilities.
Enki
Enki
Thousands of New eBooks are Available to You!
Overdrive
Overdrive
A growing collection of eAudiobooks and eBooks that can be downloaded directly to your home computer.
RB Digital
RB Digital
RB Digital (Recorded Books) is now your home for over 11,000 eAudioBooks and 130 eMagazines. No more waiting for your turn. All books are available to every patron who wants to listen. Get the app now.
Health and Fitness
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Periodical and journal articles as well as videos on a wide range of health topics from ADD&ADHD to Alternative Medicine, HIV, and various surgical procedures.
Health Reference Center
Health Reference CenterHealth Reference Center is a one-stop, full service resource for health-related research. It combines indexing of approximately 195 periodicals, eight reference books, and over 700 pamphlets; more than 1,800 overviews from Clinical Reference Systems; selective indexing for articles in approximately 1500 additional general interest titles; and full text for more than 185 periodicals, all reference books, overviews, and pamphlets.
Languages
Pronunciator
PronunciatorWorld's largest language learning service. Free at your library.

News and Magazines
InfoTrac Newstand
InfoTrac Newstand
This newspaper database contains a collection of more than 140 cover-to-cover newspapers from around the world plus an additional 300 sources of selected news and business coverage.
InfoTrac General Reference Center Gold
InfoTrac General Reference Center Gold
Periodical, newspaper and reference articles from over 5,000 publications on such diverse topics as humanities, art, current events, technology and general interest topics. Full-text articles from over 3,000 periodicals.
Informe!
Informe!
Magazine articles from a variety of Spanish language publications on health, science, economics, politics and art.
RB Digital Magazines
RB Digital Magazines
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New York Times
New York Times
Enjoy complimentary unlimited access to the world’s finest journalism.

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