Library News

Open House Celebration

The Concord Free Public Library Corporation is proud to host an Open House for the community on Saturday, May 21, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Come tour the new Library spaces, and enjoy some music, activities for all ages, and ice cream! Free and open to all. No registration required.

Rockabye Beats
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Front Lawn, Main Library
A fun, family group whose music encourages movement, dancing, counting, singing, and a bit of Spanish vocabulary.

"The Secrets of Restoring an Old Book"
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Conservation Studio, Main Library
Bookbinding/conservation demonstration with Luisa Granitto, the Library's Book Conservator.

Tours of the New Library Spaces
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The Commons, Main Library
Join the Library Trustees for a tour of the new spaces.

Free Ice Cream from Reasons to be Cheerful
11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m., Main Library New Entrance (across from Concord Academy)
1:30 - 3:00 p.m., Fowler Branch Backyard

Remarks and Dedication of the New Library Spaces by Library Trustees and Staff
1:00 p.m.
Children's Garden, Main Library

Teen Sticker Party with Teen Librarian Cary Stough
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Teen Lounge, Main LibraryCustomize your gear with sharpies and so many stickers. Vote on upcoming crafts and events in the Teen Lounge and hear about our summer activities.

Unveiling of the Fowler Mural
2:00 p.m.
Fowler Branch Backyard
Join us to celebrate the collage community mural designed by Margot Kimball of ART for ALL and created by you.