Library Hours The Library is closed on Sundays for the summer. Happy 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]

Concord PlayersShakespeare on the Lawn! The Concord Players will perform William Shakespeare's "The Comedy of Errors" on
August 1 & 2, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. on the Main Library front lawn. Open to all.

Paul MerkleinCartoonist Paul Merklein will speak and draw at our Fowler Branch Library on Monday, August 3, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. with the theme of See Super Heroes! Be a Super Hero as part of the summer reading program. Open to all.

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]

August ClassesThe next Streaming Free Hoopla Movies and More class will take place on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at the Main Library. Open to all. [Sign Up]

Summer ConcertsConcerts on the Lawn series will feature Panache Quartet on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. on the Main Library front lawn. Open to all. (Rain location: The Umbrella Arts Center)

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


Zinio Digital Magazines an online newsstand available to our Concord patrons. [Click here to sign in with your library card] [How to Access Zinio]

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

OverDriveFree library eBooks, eAudiobooks & Streaming Videos for Your Computer or Mobile Device Powered by OverDrive [View More Info]

ArtReturn your "awesome" reads in the Awesome Books Box and we will tag and share them with others online! [Click Here]

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NextReadsWhat should I read next? Our NextReads eNewsletter will provide you with reading suggestions. [Sign Up and View Sample Newsletters ]

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