A public forum on the Library's expansion plans will take place on Thursday, October 18, from 6:00-7:00 p.m.. in the Concord Town House Hearing Room, at 22 Monument Street. Library Director Kerry Cronin and the Trustees will lead the forum. All are welcome.
The 2018 Ruth Ratner Miller Award for Excellence in American History will be presented to Annette Gordon-Reed, Pulitzer Prize Winner and Professor of History at Harvard Law School and Harvard University on Saturday, October 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Rotunda. Tickets are available at the Main Library and the Concord Bookshop. Adults $15, Students $5. Sponsored by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library.
Pulitzer Prize winner Professor John T. Matteson will speak at the Main Library on Friday, October 26, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. about the enduring nature of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women. This event is in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the publication of the book. Free and open to all.
All are invited to An Afternoon with Award-winning Lyric Poets Gail Mazur and Matt Miller on Sunday, October 28 at 3:00 p.m. in the Main Library’s Periodical Room. This free event kicks off the 27th Season of the Poetry at the Library Series sponsored by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library.
Curated by Kristin Anderson Emerson from a family archive of her father’s photographic work, the exhibition will be on display in the Art Gallery from September 4 - October 30, 2018.