What’s Happening at the Library

Painters Podium!

What a great night of painting under the stars with the Friends of the Edwards Public Library! They get a gold medal. 


Tails and Tales Begins JUNE 28th!

Summer Reading Begins June 28th! Get YOUR summer reading log at the Edwards Public Library starting

June 28th or go to the Read Squared link on our website on June 28th to create your account! You get a toy, a book, and a coupon for a FREE ice cream cone at Friendly’s Westfield,  just for registering!

Check out Emily’s latest video and let’s get happy!

New Hours Begin July 13th!

New Transfer Station Hours - City of Greenfield MADue to budget cuts, our new hours are:

  • Tuesdays: 11am-7pm
  • Wednesdays: 10am-4pm
  • Thursdays: 11am-7pm
  • Fridays: 12pm-4pm
  • Saturdays: 10am-1pm

Masks are requested while in the building. Hand sanitizer and gloves are available as well as spare masks. The public computers are open.

Not ready to come into the library? Please call us for Curbside Pickup. 

Tails & Tales Upcoming Programs!


POSTPONED!!!!!!!Letterboxing  and Rubberstamp Carving combines elements of hiking, treasure hunting, and art! This 2-hour course in letterboxing offers all the information, supplies, and experiences needed to begin the hobby.  Appropriate for ages 8 and up (we use sharp instruments). 15 people maximum; please register. NEW DATE: Tuesday, 8/17,  from 4-6pm!

Use your wits and observation skills to find clues and solve the ESCAPE ROOM: PREDICAMENT! The host/game master will welcome you and review the rules.  She will show you the puzzle cabinet.  Can you get all the locks open? 

Thursday, August 5th 3 Sessions: 4:00; 4:40; and 5:20pm. For ages 8 & up! 6 people max in each session, so please register!

NEW DATE AND TIME: FINAL EVENT OF THE SUMMER ! Edwards Public Library welcomes back  Jungle Jim and his “Tails and Tales” Summer Reading Balloon Magic Show.

Over 20 volunteers will participate in entertaining and team building activities. Please maintain distancing!

This program is supported by a grant from the Southampton Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2ND AT 5PM! 

Check out our complete calendar of events on the Youth Summer Reading Program tab!

August Book Club

The August Book club will meet to discuss “The Interpreter of Maladies” by Jhumpa Lahiri on Tuesday, August 31st at 1:00pm.  Copies are available at the front desk. New and occasional members are always welcome!

Movies Streaming!

Stream with your Edwards Public Library Card! You get 4 free streams a month!
Follow this link to log in with your card.  Find a video below on tips to create your Kanopy Account.