Happy New Year The Library will be closed on Monday, February 16, 2015 for Presidents Day. [View Main Library Hours] [Fowler Hours] [Special Collections Hours]


Concord ReadsConcord Reads About Abraham Lincoln, a community-wide reading program starts on February 1, 2015. [Video] [Complete Program Listings]

New Museum Pass The Friends of the Concord Free Public Library purchased a Harvard Art Museums pass for the Library patrons. The pass is valid for free admission for two adults. [Reserve a Museum Pass]

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.


Book CoverThursday Author Talk will host Anne Ipsen on February 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at Main Library discussing her new book Abigail's Legacy followed by booksigning. The event is open to all.

PoetWeekend Poetry Reading will feature award-winning poet Karina Borowicz on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 3:00 a.m. at Main Library. Book signing reception to follow. Sponsored by The Friends of the Concord Free Public Library. Open to all.

Book coverTuesday Book Group will read Lincoln's Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln's Image by Joshua Zeitz on February 10, 2015 at 9:30 - 11:15 a.m. at Main Library. Curator Leslie Wilson will lead the book discussion followed by a tour of the Concord and Abraham Lincoln Exhibit in the Art Gallery. Open to all. (Snow date: 2/17)

Music From the LibraryMusic from the Library will open its 18th season at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at Main Library featuring Lexington-based flutist Ann Bobo, joined by oboist Nancy Dimock and pianist Nina Ferrrigno performing baroque music by Bach, Johann J. Quantz and others. Free admission. Advance reservations required. [Register online or call 978-318-3301]

DogOur Children's Department will host a Read To Phoebe the Dog on Thursday, February 19, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Main Library. Phoebe will listen to children reading. [View More Info] [Sign Up]

Friday FlicksFriday Flicks at Fowler will present its third movie of the season on February 20, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. - a film based on Dostoyevsky's novel Crime and Punishment. [View 2015 Film Schedule]

Author Concord and Abraham Lincoln Exhibit & Lecture Series will present Len Gougeon, Professor, University of Scranton, on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at Main Library on "Transcendental Politics: Emerson, Lincoln and the Civil War." Open to all.

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Art “This man grew according to the need”: Concord and Abraham Lincoln Exhibit & Lecture Series [View Press Release]

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Nov. 7, 2014 - Feb. 28, 2015


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