Upcoming Events

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 7:00pm

Please join us for an evening of poetry. Bring a few poems to read - either your own or someone else's. 

Poetry Night is free and open to the public. 

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:30pm

Please join us for a discussion of Tommy Orange's novel, There There. 

One of The New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year

One of the Best Books of the Year: The Washington Post, NPR, TimeO, The Oprah MagazineThe Dallas Morning News, GQ, Entertainment Weekly, BuzzFeed, San Francisco Chronicle, The Boston Globe

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 7:00pm

In April of 2018, staff member Kate Reid and her husband, Jim, returned to Kenya to work again with the 75 early elementary teachers working for the Missions of Hope International schools. On this trip Kate and the teachers worked on rolling out the Africa Books Project, where each of the 75 classrooms would receive a bag of books that could then be circulated among classrooms. Kate will give a presentation on her trip and an update now that the books have finally arrived in Kenya and are in the classrooms.

Sunday, July 21, 2019 - 3:00pm

(Re)Discovering the Typewriter: A Talk by Cassandra Cleghorn

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 7:00pm

Please join us for a talk and slideshow presentation by Charles Gardner, the author of Dannemora: Two Escaped Killers, Three Weeks of Terror, and the Largest Manhunt Ever in New York State. Books will be available for purchase for $26 and can be signed by the author. 

Bookworm Pre-School Book Club

Do you know a preschool age child and want to read to them more? The Cambridge Public Library and Battenkill Books are happy to announce that they are continuing to offer the FREE Cambridge Bookworm Preschool Book Club.

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