Meekins Library will be closed on Saturday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day. 

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Meekins Chess Club

Tuesday, May 28, 6:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Stop into Meekins on Tuesdays and play some chess! All ages and skill levels are welcome. Sign up at the circulation desk. Children third grade and below must be accompanied by an adult. 

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Flights of Fancy, Souls of Grace with Richie Davis

Wednesday, June 5, 6:30 PM

Book cover of Flights of Fancy, Souls of GraceJoin us for an evening with local author Richie Davis. Flights of Fancy, Souls of Grace is the final book in Richie Davis's trilogy of collected feature stories from his four decades of writing and editing for The Greenfield Recorder.

Like Inner Landscapes and Good Will & Ice Cream, it includes true tales of extraordinary lives from  around the entire region, stories that are compelling and local.

Meekins Book Club

Monday, May 27, 6:00 P.M.

Orbital Book CoverThe Meekins Book Club is a monthly program. We generally read compelling, critically acclaimed, recently published books. Our next read is Orbital by Samantha Harvey. Copies of our current book are available at Meekins.

Please call, stop by or email for more information, suggestions, or to register for this month's meeting. For mature readers.

Call Me Tree with Jan Lamberg

Saturday, June 8, 10:00 AM

The book cover for Call Me Tree.Children's mental health specialist, Jan Lamberg, will lead us in a morning of bilingual fun! This event will include Spanish-immersive conversation via song, games, and a story stroll featuring the picture book Call Me Tree by Maya Christina Gonzalez. 

UPCOMING Art Exhibition: Works by Wynne Llewellyn

June 4 to June 29

Collage artwork resembling a fieldStop into Meekins during June to visit our latest exhibit in the Neil Hammer Gallery. Our featured artist this month is Wynne Llewellyn, a Cummington artist working with printmaking, decorative papers, collage and assemblage. 

Art Exhibition: Remembering the Flood

Paintings by Frances Kidder, May 2024

A painting of a boarding house washed away by the flood.Frances Kidder's paintings of the Mill River Disaster will be on exhibit in the Neil Hammer Gallery at Meekins Library. Kidder was moved to create artwork as "an elegy to those who suffered." This event is part of the 150 year commemoration of the Mill River Flood.

Dungeons & Dragons

Thursday, June 13, 3-4:30 PM

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Calling all young adventurers! Meekins library will be hosting a Dungeons & Dragons campaign every other Thursday this summer, starting June 13th.

Email Makayla at 
for more information or to register. Registration is required.

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