Reading Public Library » Library News

64 Middlesex Ave. | Reading, MA 01867 | 781-944-0840

What’s happening at your local library? Check back here, bookmark this page or subscribe to our weekly newsletter to see information about upcoming events, new books and services, and helpful recommendations, tutorials and tips from our librarians.

Subscribe to Library News



A Celebration of Mount Auburn Cemetery

Tuesday, January 22 @ 7:00 pm Join the editors of the anthology Dead in Good Company: A Celebration of Mount Auburn Cemetery for stories and photographs from one of the country's most distinguished burial grounds. Book sale and signing to follow.
Continue Reading →

Teennovation: 3D Printing Pencil Topper Theme

Thursday, January 24 @ 6-8pm. We're hosting Einstein's Workshop for a two month series on 3D printing! December & January each offer a unique theme and opportunity to design 3D objects using BlocksCAD 3D Modeling software. Register now for the January session featuring a pencil topper!
Continue Reading →

Introduction to Qi Gong Meditation

Come to this workshop and learn Qi Gong Meditation. The program runs on Wednesdays through February 27th. Registration is strongly encouraged.
Continue Reading →

Hearing Loss Help

Jan 10th @ 2:00 Discover why you're losing your hearing, how hearing loss is connected to dementia & how to live a vibrant life. Presented by Jonathan O’Dell Assistive Technology Manager/Training Specialist Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing.
Continue Reading →
Teen Advisory Group

January TAG

Tuesday, January 8 @ 3:30-4:30pm. Our Teen Advisory Group (TAG) meets once a month and is made up of teens in grades 6-12. Join TAG and share your opinions about what you’d like to see and do at the library!
Continue Reading →

Holiday Closings

'Tis the Season! Please note the upcoming closings at the Reading Public Library.
Continue Reading →

Book Group Gold

Fans of The Nightingale and other classic World War II stories will fall in love with this compelling perspective on women at war.
Continue Reading →

January Book Buffet

Saturday, January 12 @ Noon-1pm. Share a pizza slice and book advice with other teen readers! Meet up for a pizza buffet and share your latest favorite reads! Plus get great book recommendations from other teens. Bring along at least one book (or more) to discuss.
Continue Reading →

Great Decisions Series

Dr. Craig Brandt returns for another 8-week, 8-part Great Decisions Series focusing on important U.S. and international current topics. Adults of all levels of knowledge and background are welcome. REGISTRATION BEGINS JANUARY 2. Space is limited.
Continue Reading →