May's Book Covers
May's Must Reads

If you haven't already, you'll want to add these four books to your reading list. Everyone seems to be talking about them, and we're loving them!

What We're Up to This Month

This May is full of programs and events! 

Join us May 20 for Around Hear an innovative and all ages classical music concert with local artist Marji Gere. 

May 27, all kids are invited to Oh, Ick!, an afternoon of science experiments guaranteed to gross you out! 

Spring Friends of the Somerville Public Library Book Sale

It's that time of year again! Come browse through thousands of titles and stock up on summer vacation reading material! The Friends Book Sale will be held at the Central Library on the dates and times below.

Tuesday, May 9 from 5:00 to 8:30 PM
Wednesday, May 10 from 5:00 to 8:30 PM
Thursday, May 11 from 5:00 to 8:30 PM
Friday, May 12 from 12:30 to 5:30 PM
Saturday, May 13 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sunday, May 14 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM

All proceeds benefit the Somerville Public Library. You can learn more about the Friends of the Somerville Public Library on the Friends page of our website.
West Branch Library Renovation Community Meeting

City officials, Somerville Public Library, designLAB architects and Design Technique, Inc. invite you  to discuss renovation plans for our historic West Branch Library on May 10 at 6 PM. Come to the West Somerville Neighborhood School to support the library and give us your input on the project!  

For more information about the meeting, visit the event page on the City of Somerville website.
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