Please read our announcement below about our "LIMITED REOPENING." ITEM RETURNS and CURBSIDE PICKUPS: Patrons wearing masks, may return library materials in the rear drive-through Book Drop. CURBSIDE PICKUP: Please place your selections on hold through the Library Catalog. (Please Note: Inter-library Delivery is now available. Items received from other libraries will be quarantined for one week so please anticipate delays). You will be notified when your order is ready for pick up and may come any time during our pick up hours (Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Mon.-Thu. 6:30-8:30 p.m.) calling 978-399-2300 from the parking lot to collect your item. We now offer "BOOK THE BROWSE TENT" and "LAPTOP ON THE LAWN." Please check back for updates on our virtual offerings and collections.

Adult Programs

Met your Adult Summer Reading Program goal? You can pick up your Kimball’s coupon through our curbside pickup service!

Annual Magazine Giveaway Signup is getting underway! Each fall we discard our oldest issues of magazines to make room for the incoming year, and we offer them first to our patrons before we recycle them. We’re continuing this tradition this year, even during COVID, so starting Thursday, October 1st, we are taking orders for our 2019 issues! If you would like any particular titles, contact Charles Schweppe. Call Information Services at 978-399-2304 or email him at This is a “first come, first serve” service. You’ll be notified when your titles are ready, and you can retrieve them through our curbside pickup service.

Thursday 10/29 at 7:00 p.m. – Virtual The New Normal New England Road Trip with Ted Reinstein. Longtime ‘Chronicle’ reporter Ted Reinstein takes folks along on a rollicking ride around New England — all in just one hour, and all from home. Meet colorful characters, learn odd facts about familiar places, and visit classic diners. Ted will take questions following the talk. Email Sarah Regan at to get the Zoom link!

Tuesday 11/10 (note date change!) at 7:00 p.m. – Virtual Adult Nonfiction Book Club will meet online. Email Charles Schweppe at for Zoom details! We’ll discuss The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell. NOTE: Due to Election Day, our November meeting will be on November 10th, one week later than usual. We’re ordering print copies again, and you can pick them up through our curbside pickup service. Please specify the book title and club name when you call. You can also find copies on Overdrive.

Thursday 11/12 at 7:30 p.m. – Virtual Adult Book Club. We will discuss Say Nothing : a true story of murder and memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe. Copies are available for Curbside Pickup. Please request the book by title when you come to pick it up and tell the staff it is for the Library Adult Book Club. There are e-copies and e-audiobook copies on Overdrive but there are waiting lists for these copies.

Monday 11/16 (a week early!) at 2:30 p.m. – Virtual Monday Mystery Book Club. Email Sarah at for details. Please note that we’re meeting a week early in November due to the holidays. We’ll be discussing The Private Patient by P.D. James. Print copies are available at Main Desk, and can be picked up through our curbside service!

Thursday 11/19 at 7:00 p.m. – Virtual Mind & Meditation. Lina Shastri from The Art of Living teaches you to unlock the power of your breath and discover the easy, effective approach to meditation. Learn how to rest and get centered, recharge your energy and enthusiasm, build your resilience and get tools to deal with bad times, and tune in to your true self. Email Sarah Regan at for the Zoom invitation.

For more Events, check out our Event Calendar!

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