Do you have any awsome unopened toys? Did you buy/get TWO when you only needed ONE? Do you have cool season tickets? Please consider donating them to the Youth Summer Reading Program! We are going to have a great Summer 2016! Ask Johanna for more details.

Tuesday, May 31, at 1 pm
Copies of this month's selection:
"The Girl on the Train " by Paula Hawkins. We extend an invitation to all to attend this discussion. Copies are available at the Main Desk. New Members are always welcome!


Get involved and make a difference!

Our next meeting will be Thursday, May 12, at 6:30 pm.


Find primary sources, historical documents, images, video and so much more from the collection at BiblioBoard.

Look for bestsellers in fiction and nonfiction at Axis 360 from Baker & Taylor.

Discover items to help with academic research as well as personal interests, from cooking to gardening at EBL


Southampton Writer's Group
NOW Meets on Tuesday at 11 a.m!

The writing group will meet Now on Friday afternoon 1:15 p.m. at the library. New members are always welcome at this peer-run, friendly and supportive group. All forms of writing, and all levels of experience are welcome!

Please contact Jennifer at 413-320-3207 or email for more information.

Visit the Digital Public Library!

Please donate from our Wish List and help us serve you better!



Kids Summer Reading Begins June 22 to August 1
Adult Summer Reading Starts June 27 to July 22
Details coming soon!


The Library will be closed on Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.

Thank you for another successful Book and Bake Sale!


Friends of the Edwards Public Library Logo Winners

Congratulations to our Friends of the Edwards Public Library logo contest winners: Liam Packey, Lucie Giroux, Ashlynn Packey, Emily Munska, Michelle Sauve, Tara Packey, and Grand Winner, Tara Vermette!








Give Your Library a Book in Honor of a Special Person

What a great holiday gift-giving idea! Mail or bring this form to the Library. You may suggest your donation be used to purchase material in an area of special interest, such as Children's books, large print or a specific subject, ie., hobbies, sports, etc. And your donation is tax deductible!

When a donation is made, an acknowledgement card is sent to the honoree. The material is held at the Main Desk for 1 week so the honoree may see it first. What a wonderful way to remember your relatives and friends.


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Special Third Thursday Story Hour
For our Afternoon Owls with Storyteller Lynne Guyette AT 1:30 PM

The Afternoon story hours
May 19, & Jun. 17

Find new authors, read-alikes of your favorite books and more!


Tuesday, June 7,
from 4-5 pm
This month's challenge is "GO BIG OR GO HOME: GIANT ANIMALS. LEGO Club work will be displayed on the Creation Station shelf for one month with the architect's name.


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Library closing due to weather conditions will be posted on ABC 40/FOX 6 TV and WHMP 1400 AM radio.


Visit our Children's Used Book Shelf! Books are NOW on sale for 25 cents each or $1 for 5.

Begins Wednesday, September 2 at 10:30 am!
Pre-K and their grown-ups (siblings too!) are invited to join us. Enjoy stories, music, a craft and social time!



Explore Online Databases and Newspapers!

Find magazines, journals, local and national newspapers, encyclopedia for all ages Access to thousands of popular magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers (including New York Times 1985+ and Boston Globe 1980+), Encyclopaedia Britannica, biographies, health and prescription drug information, US and World History,  newswires, business directories, investment reports, K-12 resources and electronic reference books. It's easy to use. Explore Databases. Explore newspapers.