Welcome to the

Memorial Drive Elementary Library!


Welcome to the Memorial Drive Elementary Library where students are encouraged to create, collaborate, engage and extend their learning.  As school librarian, my goal is to provide an environment to inspire learners and creators.  Students have access to technology, books, creative spaces and more. 

Follow the links to access our library resources. 

Destiny Discover


Digital Resources

If you need assistance, contact our librarian Sarah Veenhuyzen

2019-2020 Bluebonnet Books

3rd - 5th grade students have an opportunity to vote on their favorite Texas Bluebonnet Books in January.
Click HERE for more information.

Author Visit: Sara Pennypacker

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Author Sara Pennypacker will visit 4th and 5th grade students on Tuesday, February 4. Sara is the author of the highly acclaimed, New York Times bestselling novel Pax. She will share her experiences and talk about the writing process as well as her new book HERE IN THE REAL WORLD, a gorgeous and moving middle grade novel that is an ode to introverts, dreamers, and misfits everywhere.

 If you would like to order a personalized copy of HERE IN THE REAL WORLD or PAX, return this FORM with payment or visit the Blue Willow Bookshop Website:

Orders received by Tuesday, January 28, are guaranteed to be signed and personalized. All other orders will be filled on a first come, first served basis on the day of the event.

Books will be delivered to the school on the day of the event. If you have any questions please contact the librarian.


Morning Library Clubs

This year, 3rd-5th grade students can sign up for 2 morning clubs: Books & Breakfast on Tuesday mornings from 7:05-7:50 and Typing Club on Friday mornings from 7:30-7:50. For more information, check out the flyers below. Please return flyers to Mrs. Veenhuyzen in the library by Monday, December 23rd.

Books and Breakfast Spring Application

Books and Breakfast Spring Dates

Typing Club Spring Application

Typing Club Spring Dates

Birthday Book Bear

Looking for a unique way to celebrate your birthday?! Why not with a book, a bear, and a chance to be on the morning announcements!

To participate, complete this form and bring it to the librarian with your donation. On your birthday, you will get to pick out a book and a teddy bear to borrow for the week, and if you like, we will share your special day on the announcements.