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Children

Creation Station

Saturday, July 6, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 7, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 14, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 20, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 21, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 28, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm | Children's Library | All Ages | For Members Only

Drop by the Library to color, create, or craft.

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Children

Creation Station

Saturday, July 6, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 7, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 14, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 20, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 21, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 28, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm | Children's Library | All Ages | For Members Only

Drop by the Library to color, create, or craft.

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Special Event

270th Anniversary Building Tours, July 2024

Sunday, July 7, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 14, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm | Reference Room | open to the public | free of charge | drop in
Celebrate our Library’s 270th anniversary! Join us for a special journey through history with our newly appointed docents. Explore the gallery and the architectural marvels of our building.
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Children

Wiggles & Giggles

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 - 10:00am | Whitridge Room | Ages 24 Months and Younger | For Members Only

Join us for songs, stories, and movement for babies and toddlers.

Pick up a ticket in the lobby.

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Special Event

270th Anniversary Gallery Tours, July 2024

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 17, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 24, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 31, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm | Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery | open to the public | free of charge | drop in
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and step into history. Explore our gallery and marvel at the architectural wonders of our building.
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Special Event

Happy Hour, July 2024

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm | Members' Room | for members and their guests | free of charge | drop in
End your day with wine and light refreshments in the beautiful Members' Room. Library members and their guests are welcome.
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Children

Creation Station

Saturday, July 6, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 7, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 14, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 20, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 21, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 28, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm | Children's Library | All Ages | For Members Only

Drop by the Library to color, create, or craft.

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Children

Creation Station

Saturday, July 6, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 7, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 14, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 20, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 21, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 28, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm | Children's Library | All Ages | For Members Only

Drop by the Library to color, create, or craft.

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Children

Wiggles & Giggles

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 - 10:00am | Whitridge Room | Ages 24 Months and Younger | For Members Only

Join us for songs, stories, and movement for babies and toddlers.

Pick up a ticket in the lobby.

Read More >

Special Event

270th Anniversary Gallery Tours, July 2024

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 17, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 24, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 31, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm | Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery | open to the public | free of charge | drop in
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and step into history. Explore our gallery and marvel at the architectural wonders of our building.
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Children

Pirates Ahoy!

Thursday, July 25, 2024 - 4:00pm | Whitridge Room | Ages 3 and Older | For Members Only

Join us for swashbuckling tales of seafaring folk.

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Children

Mother Goose Magic

Friday, July 26, 2024 - 10:00am | Whitridge Room | Ages 2 and Older | For Members Only

Enjoy favorite nursery rhymes, picture books, and songs.

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Children

Creation Station

Saturday, July 6, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 7, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 14, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Saturday, July 20, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 21, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Sunday, July 28, 2024 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm | Children's Library | All Ages | For Members Only

Drop by the Library to color, create, or craft.

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Special Event

270th Anniversary Gallery Tours, July 2024

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 17, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 24, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, July 31, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm | Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery | open to the public | free of charge | drop in
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and step into history. Explore our gallery and marvel at the architectural wonders of our building.
Read More >

Children

Crafternoon

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 - 3:30pm | Whitridge Room | All Ages | For Members Only

Come get crafty at the Library.

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Special Event

Happy Hour, August 2024

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm | Members' Room | for members and their guests | free of charge | drop in
End your day with wine and light refreshments in the beautiful Members' Room. Library members and their guests are welcome.
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Special Event

Closing: Labor Day 2024

Saturday, August 31, 2024 - 9:00am Sunday, September 1, 2024 - 9:00am Monday, September 2, 2024 - 9:00am | holiday closing

The Library is closed all day Saturday, August 31, Sunday, September 1, and Monday, September 2, for Labor Day weekend. Otherwise we observe normal hours.

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Special Event

Closing: Labor Day 2024

Saturday, August 31, 2024 - 9:00am Sunday, September 1, 2024 - 9:00am Monday, September 2, 2024 - 9:00am | holiday closing

The Library is closed all day Saturday, August 31, Sunday, September 1, and Monday, September 2, for Labor Day weekend. Otherwise we observe normal hours.

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Special Event

Closing: Labor Day 2024

Saturday, August 31, 2024 - 9:00am Sunday, September 1, 2024 - 9:00am Monday, September 2, 2024 - 9:00am | holiday closing

The Library is closed all day Saturday, August 31, Sunday, September 1, and Monday, September 2, for Labor Day weekend. Otherwise we observe normal hours.

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Special Event

Closing: Italian American Heritage Day/Indigenous Peoples Day 2024

Monday, October 14, 2024 - 9:00am | holiday closing

The Library is closed all day Monday, October 14, for Italian American Heritage Day/Indigenous Peoples Day. Otherwise we observe normal hours.

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Special Event

Closing: Christmas 2024

Tuesday, December 24, 2024 - 5:00pm Wednesday, December 25, 2024 - 5:00pm Thursday, December 26, 2024 - 5:00pm | holiday closing

This Christmas, the Library closes at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, December 24 and is closed Wednesday, December 25 and Thursday, December 26. Otherwise we observe normal hours.

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Special Event

Closing: Christmas 2024

Tuesday, December 24, 2024 - 5:00pm Wednesday, December 25, 2024 - 5:00pm Thursday, December 26, 2024 - 5:00pm | holiday closing

This Christmas, the Library closes at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, December 24 and is closed Wednesday, December 25 and Thursday, December 26. Otherwise we observe normal hours.

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Special Event

Closing: Christmas 2024

Tuesday, December 24, 2024 - 5:00pm Wednesday, December 25, 2024 - 5:00pm Thursday, December 26, 2024 - 5:00pm | holiday closing

This Christmas, the Library closes at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, December 24 and is closed Wednesday, December 25 and Thursday, December 26. Otherwise we observe normal hours.

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Today's Events

Exhibitions

The Library showcases our historic collections and the literary culture of the city with themed public exhibitions on the second floor. Exhibitions are offered for six to twelve months, and both members and nonmembers are welcome to drop by any time the Library is open.

Current Exhibition: