Library HoursThe Library is closed on Sundays for the summer. Happy summer! [View Main Library Hours] [Fowler Hours] [Special Collections Hours]


Summer Reading LogoSummer Reading Program On Your Mark, Get Set...Read is June 6 - August 20, 2016. Summer reading events are funded by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library. [Sign Up for Adult Summer Reading Program] [For Teens] [For Kids] [View More Info & Summer Reading Events]

What's NewNew books are added to the library collections daily. Click here to view our What's New in real time. For New York Times Bestsellers, click here.


Heaton and the FriendsConcerts on the Lawn series will present its final concert of the season on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. on the Main Library front lawn featuring Matt and Shannon Heaton and Friends performing Irish songs. Free and open to all.

Ice cream treatAll participants of our Summer Reading Program are invited to come to the Main Library front lawn on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. to enjoy an ice cream treat from an ice cream truck. 

Family FilnsFamily Films at the Library series is showing a movie every Friday at 1:00 p.m. in the Main Library's Children's Room. The series will last through August 12, 2016. Free and open to all. [View Full Listing of Films]

Tai ChiSummer Reading Program will present Tai Chi with Mr. Tai-Chun Pan workshop on Saturday, July 30, 2016 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. on the Main Library Lawn. Mr. Pan, a Concord resident, is an experienced teacher of Tai Chi since 1980. Free and open to all.

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Colin Harvey Exhibit From "Thoreau’s Seasons" to "Men of Concord": N.C. Wyeth Inspired" [Read More About the Exhibit] [Accompanying Tours and Events] [Watch a Short Introduction Video] [Featured on WGBH TV]

Art Gallery
April 15 – September 18, 2016

HotspotThe Library is pleased to offer wireless Hotspot devices for loan to Concord residents who are 18 years of age and older. [Read Hotspot Circulation Policy]

Seed Lending LibraryOur Seed Lending Library is now open for the summer. Visit the website for more info and activities. Happy gardening!

Lynda.comIntroducing our newest online database subscription - an online video learning website. Remote access is available to Concord residents only. [Go to database]


Zinio Digital Magazines an online newsstand available to our Concord patrons. [Click here to sign in with your library card] [How to Access Zinio]

hooplaHoopla Digital offers Concord residents free access to movies, TV episodes, music albums, eBooks and audiobooks. Instantly available. [How to Access Hoopla]

OverDriveFree library eBooks, eAudiobooks & Streaming Videos for Your Computer or Mobile Device Powered by OverDrive [View More Info]

DonateNowTo give to the Annual Appeal, please click on the above logo.

NextReadsWhat should I read next? Our NextReads eNewsletter will provide you with reading suggestions. [Sign Up and View Sample Newsletters ]

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