Library Hours The Library will be closed on Saturday, July 11, 2015. Also closed on Sundays for the summer. [View Main Library Hours] [Fowler Hours] [Special Collections Hours]


What's NewNew books are added to the library collections daily. Click here to view our What's New in real time. For New York Times Bestsellers, click here.


Summer ReadingThe themes of this year's summer reading program for children, teens and adults are Every Hero Has a Story, Unmask! and Escape the Ordinary respectively. [Register for Children's Summer Reading Program] [Register for Teen Summer Reading Program] [Register for Adult Summer Reading Program]

Summer ConcertsOur summer Concerts on the Lawn series will begin the new season on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. with Samba Tremeterra performing Latin music on the Main Library front lawn. Open to all. (Rain location: The Umbrella Arts Center)

Book CoverThe Library Adult Summer Reading Program invites you to join one of the upcoming book discussions on The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics on Wednesday, July 15 at 10:00 a.m. at the Main Library or on July 22 at 2:00 p.m. at our Fowler Branch Library. Open to all.

Tone ThyneTone Thyne, vice president of FableVision, will speak about animation in television, games, apps and other digital media at the Main Library on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. for children aged 8 and up as well as for adults interested in animation.

Read to PhoebeRead To Phoebe the Dog, part of the Tail Waggin’ Tutors program, will take place at our Main Library on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. as Phoebe listens to children reading. Each young reader will register for a 15 minute time slot to read. [Register]

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Seed Lending LibOur Seed Lending Library located at Fowler is open for the new season. Click here for more info.

Art Work


Adam Gooder: Photographs

Art Gallery
June - July 2015

At Fowler: Concord Gardens 1922 - 1929


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hooplaHoopla Digital offers Concord patrons free access to movies, TV episodes, music albums, eBooks and audiobooks. Instantly available. [How to Access Hoopla]

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