The Library will be closed Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day


LEGO Club Tuesday,
June 6 2 from 4-5 pm
New members are always welcome. This program is designed for kids 6 & up, but younger members are welcome to work on a project with their grown-up. The June Lego Club Challenge will be "Lego Ocean Life " Projects will be displayed at the Creation Station until the following month.

Get involved and make a difference! Our next meeting is Thursday, June 15, at 6:30 pm. Friends of the Library do all sorts of things. Let us know what you would like to do.

Story Hour and Playtime
Wednesdays at 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






Find primary sources, historical documents, images, video and so much more from the collection at BiblioBoard.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




Thank you to all who participated in our very successful book Sale!

Visit Robert Floyd Gallery from May 17-June 1 and 25% of your framed and print artwork purchases will go to the Friends of the Edwards Public Library!

Tuesday May 30, at 1 pm
Copies of this month's selection:
"The Collected Sories of Amy Hempel." We extend an invitation to all to attend this discussion. Copies are available at the Main Desk. New and occasional embers are always welcome!


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
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!



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The Library will be accepting gently used donations
for the Friends' Book Sale!

Please bring your donations to the Library during open hours. If you need assistance, please ask a librarian for help. We cannot accept magazines, cassette or VHS tapes, encyclopedias, or textbooks.
Please DO NOT leave donations on the outside portico.

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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.


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.