Come to the library’s weekly drop-in knitting program, Sit & Knit! Bring your sticks and strings, meet other knitters, and maybe learn something new!
This free program for adults is open to the public and no registration is required. Knitting instructor Sandy Ellis will be on hand the first Tuesday of the month from December – May, from 1:00-3:00 to teach new techniques and assist with knitting problems.
This event is presented by the Agawam Library, but will be held in the Agawam High School auditorium on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Please call the library at 789-1550 x4 or visit www.agawamlibrary.org to register. Books will be available for purchase. This event is sponsored by the Agawam Library, the Friends of the Agawam Library and the Agawam Cultural Council.
During the month of October the Agawam Public Library will have an exhibit of photographs by local photographer Diane Savioli-Chase.
A meet the artist reception will be held from 6-7 p.m. on October 15th. Visitors during the reception can enter a drawing for a gift certificate for ice cream sponsored by The Ice Cream Shoppe.
Diane’s work will be on display on the Gallery Walls at the Agawam Public Library.
Please contact Adult Services Librarian, Cher Collins at (413) 789-1550 X8851 or email@example.com if you are interested in displaying artwork at the library.
OCTOBER ADDITIONS to our OneClickdigital service for Agawam patrons include such NY Times bestsellers as Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman; Louise Penny’s Nature of the Beast; Alice Hoffman’s The Marriage of Opposites; Debbie Macomber’s Silver Linings; E.L.James’s Grey:Fifty Shades of Grey as told by Christian; & David Perlmutter’s Brain Maker.
Fiction Kiosk – Banned & Challenged Fiction
Deliso Display – Healthy Aging
Banned Books week runs from September 27-October 3.
According to the American Library Association, over 11,000 books have been challenged since 1982, when Banned Books Week was established.
During this time, we recognize and celebrate our Freedom To Read. For more information and lists of banned and challenged books, please visit
LHQ DanceForce will be here Wednesday, September 9 at 9:30am.
This program is for children ages 3-5.
For more information including how to register click the title of this post.
The Agawam Public Library is pleased to exhibit the work of Western Massachusetts native, Ed “Boots” Flebotte. Ed’s photography prints will be on display for the month of August, beginning August 3rd.
Visitors are welcome to the gallery during open library hours.
For the month of January, the Agawam Public Library will be showcasing the third photography exhibit by local resident Geraldine Schilling-Nordal. It will be displayed on both the upper and lower levels of the library. The new exhibit covers a wide range of subjects from portraits, nature, interior, buildings, and atmosphere to cityscapes. Continue reading
We are excited to announce that Atomic Training tutorials are now available to Agawam Library card holders. With Atomic Training, you have access to online, on-demand video training tutorials on the most popular software (including Microsoft Word, Excel, Windows & many others).
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