Join Our Adult Summer Reading Program and Win Weekly Raffle Prizes!

It's Easy and Fun!
Get extra chances for special raffle prizes by reading books from our genre list.

Raffle Winners!

Week #1 - Susan Maycock - Gift Certificate to Bashista's Orchards

Week #2 - Faith Harrison - Gift Certificate to Sheldon's Ice Cream

Week #3 - Barbara Munska - Gift Certificate to Paisano's Restaurant

Week #4 - Lorraine Morse - Gift Certificate to Pure Food Market

Restoration for Yourself and the Landscape
With Todd Lynch
Tuesday, August 22 at 6:30 pm

Todd will share background research, explore several of his projects that illustrate the connections between ecological and human health and give in-depth description of selected plants and their healing and ecological attributes.
Call 413-527-9480 for further information.


Story Hour and Playtime
will resume Wednesday, September 20
10:30 am!

Join Story Teller, Lynne Guyette for stories, songs, crafts and fun!
Story Hour is designed for families and cargivers with children birth to about 7 years old


Tuesday August 29, at 1 pm
Copies of this month's selection:
"Death on the Nile " by Agatha Christie. We extend an invitation to all to attend this discussion. Copies are available at the Main Desk. New and occasional members are always welcome! Join us for our Summer Classics Series!


Find primary sources, historical documents, images, video and so much more from the collection at BiblioBoard.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





What Makes You Happy?
An Adult Summer Reading Event
Tuesday, August 29 at 6:30 pm

There will be a brief viewing of the movie "Happy" directed by Roko Belic, and an informal discussion facilitated by CossPoint Clinc Inc. Psychologist Jean Pao Wilson.


The Smooth Hoots Improv Troupe
Thursday, 17 at 6:30 pm
Enjoy some concessions, audience participation, laughs, chuckles and perhaps exhaling sharply through the nose!


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.



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

The writing group will meet Now on Tuesday, 11 am 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.

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


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.