Our Events

Special Event

Holiday Closing: Independence Day

Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 9:00am to Sunday, July 5, 2020 - 5:00pm | Holiday Closing
The Library closes at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, December 31 and remains closed Wednesday, January 1, 2020. Otherwise we observe normal hours.
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The Writing Life

Prompt! with Carol Weston (7/10/20 session)

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 11:00am | Whitridge Room | for members only | free of charge | drop in
Come write with us on second Fridays based on prompts from novelist and advice columnist Carol Weston.
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Special Event

Gallery Talk: The Book Beautiful: Margaret Armstrong & Her Bindings

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 11:00am | Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery | open to the public | free of charge | drop in

Gallery talks are for anyone interested in learning more about artist Margaret Armstrong and her family. Talks last roughly 30 minutes.

Learn more about the exhibition here.


More gallery talks take place
Thursday, July 30, 2:00 PM
Tuesday, August 11, 11:00 AM
Thursday, August 27, 2:00 PM

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Special Event

Happy Hour, July 2020

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm | For members only | Whitridge Room | free of charge | drop in
Join your fellow members each third Wednesday of the month for an informal hour of wine and light refreshments.
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Special Event

Gallery Talk: The Book Beautiful: Margaret Armstrong & Her Bindings

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 2:00pm | Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery | open to the public | free of charge | drop in

Gallery talks are for anyone interested in learning more about artist Margaret Armstrong and her family. Talks last roughly 30 minutes.

Learn more about the exhibition here.


More gallery talks take place
Tuesday, August 11, 11:00 AM
Thursday, August 27, 2:00 PM

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Special Event

Gallery Talk: The Book Beautiful: Margaret Armstrong & Her Bindings

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 11:00am | Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery | open to the public | free of charge | drop in

Gallery talks are for anyone interested in learning more about artist Margaret Armstrong and her family. Talks last roughly 30 minutes.

Learn more about the exhibition here.


The last gallery talk takes place
Thursday, August 27, 2:00 PM

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The Writing Life

Prompt! with Carol Weston (8/14/20 session)

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 11:00am | Whitridge Room | for members only | free of charge | drop in
Come write with us on second Fridays based on prompts from novelist and advice columnist Carol Weston.
Read More >

Special Event

Happy Hour, August 2020

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm | For members only | Whitridge Room | free of charge | drop in
Join your fellow members each third Wednesday of the month for an informal hour of wine and light refreshments.
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Special Event

Gallery Talk: The Book Beautiful: Margaret Armstrong & Her Bindings

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm | Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery | open to the public | free of charge | drop in

Gallery talks are for anyone interested in learning more about artist Margaret Armstrong and her family. Talks last roughly 30 minutes.

Learn more about the exhibition here.

Read More >

Special Event

Holiday Closing: Labor Day

Saturday, September 5, 2020 - 9:00am to Monday, September 7, 2020 - 5:00pm | Holiday Closing
The Library is closed Saturday, September 5 through Monday, September 7 for Labor Day Weekend. Otherwise we observe normal hours.
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Special Event

Holiday Closing: Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples' Day

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 9:00am to 5:00pm | Holiday Closing
The Library is closed Monday, October 12 for Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples' Day. Otherwise we observe normal hours.
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Special Event

Holiday Closing: Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 5:00pm to Friday, November 27, 2020 - 5:00pm | Holiday Closing
The Library closes at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 25 and is closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27, for Thanksgiving. Otherwise we observe normal hours.
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Special Event

Holiday Closing: Christmas

Thursday, December 24, 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, December 27, 2020 - 5:00pm | Holiday Closing
The Library closes at 5:00 PM on Thursday, December 24 and is closed Friday, December 25, Saturday, December 26, and Sunday, December 27, for Christmas. Otherwise we observe normal hours.
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Special Event

Holiday Closing: New Year's

Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 5:00pm to Friday, January 1, 2021 - 5:00pm | Holiday Closing
The Library closes at 5:00 PM on Thursday, December 31 and is closed Friday, January 1, 2021, for New Year's Day. Otherwise we observe normal hours.
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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: