Skip to Content

Library News

An Afternoon with Henry Walters:  Poet, Translator, Naturalist thumbnail Photo

An Afternoon with Henry Walters:  Poet, Translator, Naturalist

The 2017-18 Poetry at the Library Series begins Sunday, November 19 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the Main Library.  Join us for poetry, light refreshments, and conversation with the author of Field Guide A Tempo. Introduction by poet John Hodgen.  Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library, the event is part of Concord's celebration of the Thoreau Bicentennial[View Poster]

Art Tour thumbnail Photo

Art Tour

The Concord Free Public Library Corporation has launched an online audio tour of the selected artwork from the Library's William Munroe Special Collections.  Click here to start the tour.

Shape Future Library Technologies thumbnail Photo

Shape Future Library Technologies

As part of the Concord Free Public Library's technology planning, we invite the public to participate in one of the two focus groups led by consultant Jennifer Koerber.  She will guide the group through conversations about what their technology needs from the library are now, and what they might need or be interested in over the next 3-5 years.  Tuesday, December 5 at 10:00 am at the Fowler Branch or Saturday, December 9 at 2:00 p.m. at the Main Library.  All are welcome.  [Register for Dec. 5 session] [Register for Dec. 9 Session]

Author Series:  Shelley Drake Hawks thumbnail Photo

Author Series:  Shelley Drake Hawks

Thursday Author Series will present Shelley Drake Hawks, author of The Art of Resistance: Painting by Candlelight in Mao’s China on December 14, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Periodical Room.  All are welcome.