McDonald Public Library Receives National Designation

                                       When:  Thursday, January 10 at 10 a.m.

                                       Where: Ben F. McDonald Public Library                    

                                                     4044 Greenwood Drive

                                       What:   McDonald Library receives National Recognition                                                      


CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Ben F. McDonald Public Library has been chosen as a member of the National Network of Family Place Libraries and will receive a banner identifying the facility as an affiliate at a reception on Thursday, January 10, at 10:00 a.m. at the Ben F. McDonald Public Library, 4044 Greenwood Drive.

The goal of the group is transforming libraries into community centers for literacy, early childhood development and parent education. The network has more than 450 sites in 29 states.

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please call (361) 826-3248 at least 48 hours in advance.

For more information, contact Public Information Officer Olivia Santos at 361-826-3248 or by email at