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Author Visit on April 17th

Author Visit this Wednesday

The Sisters Spurlock will visit during Upper Elementary Chapel on Wednesday, April 17th, starting at 2 p.m.

Authors of I Give You The Olive Tree and No Mask, No Home, the two Spurlock sisters will share their writing and publishing process with the 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders during this special chapel. 

The Sisters Spurlock will have their books for sale in addition to personalizing and signing the books for students making a purchase. Please see the attachment for more information.


40 Book Challenge -- April Challenge

With the holy days in the month of April, Mrs. Amy challenges readers to select a book from the 200s of the Dewey Decimal System or a Christian Fiction book to read. The MJCA Library has a huge collection of Biblical nonfiction and fiction books to choose from! Stop by the MJCA Library today to browse and check out. 

April Fool's from the MJCA Library!

April Fool's!

For today only, MJCA Library students have the opportunity to enter a contest to name a tarantula -- the new library pet!

Just look at this display:

April Fool's


And here's the entry form:

40 Book Challenge - March Challenge

40 Book Challenge -- March Challenge

For the month of March, Mrs. Amy is challenging you to read a book from the fantasy genre.

You may read any fantasy genre book you wish -- and if you need some suggestions, just swing by the Library and look at the books Mrs. Amy has set aside for you to pick from. You can also send her an email if you need a suggestion:

How many books have you read so far?

40 Book Challenge

40 Book Challenge - February Challenge

February Challenge

Mrs. Amy challenges you to read a Biography.

You can ready any biography — but with President’s Day on Feb. 18th, I would recommend a biography about a United States President or a First Lady!


40 Book Challenge

40 Book Challenge

Everyone at MJCA is encouraged to participate in the 40 Book Challenge: a challenge to read 40 books by the end of this school year. Each month MJCA Librarian Amy Wilson will announce a monthly challenge to add a little spice and variety to your booklist.

Below, please click on the link to print off a copy of your 40 Book Challenge. Students are encouraged to keep up with their reading logs and to create PowerPoint slides during their Library Skills class that will promote their books.

January 2019 Challenge

Read someone's favorite book. Mrs. Amy is challenging everyone to tell her their favorite book -- and she will read it! As long as you promise to try one of her favorite books too!

Reading logs are available in the MJCA Library Media Center or can be printed off below. When you have finished a book, visit the Library and create a slide for the Library TV so everyone at MJCA can see what you are reading!

2018-2019 schedule

The MJCA Library Media Center is open Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. when school is in session.

Students in grades K-5 visit the library once a week for Library Skills class. The schedule for the 2018-2019 school year is:


Eastin/4th at 12:30 p.m.

Martin/2nd at 2 p.m.


Parker/1st at 10 a.m.

Boyles/K at 11 a.m.

Dies/4th at 1:25 p.m.


Scott/K at 11:15 a.m.


Rogers/2nd at 11:30 a.m.

Barbour/3rd at 12:15 p.m.

Mosier/5th at 1 p.m.

Steele/K at 1:45 p.m.


Warner/1st at 10 a.m.

Wilson/3rd at 10:35 a.m.

Benz/5th at 1 p.m.

MJCA Library Media Center Contact Information

MJCA Librarian Amy Wilson
Phone: 615-758-2427. ext. 126


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