Visit us located in the West Stockbridge Town Hall for books for all types of readers, 14 magazine subscriptions, the daily Berkshire Eagle and weekly Record,and the Local Yokel, DVDs, and audiobook CDs, as well as day passes to local attractions. We offer 4 public computers, a Kindle preloaded with best sellers,and wifi access for laptops.
TUES. JUNE 21st 1:00pm
Is there anybody who doesn’t love a carousel?
After years in the making, the Berkshire Carousel in Pittsfield opens July 1st. We’re thrilled to kick off our summer reading program with a sneak peek Tuesday, June 21st, 1-2 pm in the West Stockbridge Library. Executive Director Maria Caccaviello and artist Teri Davis have put together a fun program including the history of carousels, Pony Tales Reading Buddies, ride token giveaways, and coloring books featuring our own Berkshire horses. Learn more at www.berkshirecarousel.com.
Young readers up to grade six are invited to join our 2016 Summer Reading Program, “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read,” June 28-July 30 Sign-ups start Tuesday, June 21th. The theme centers on movement, wellness,, the outdoors and sports.
Ø We’re very excited to be teaming up with the acclaimed Berkshire Pulse Studios for a series of creative movement classes ( ages 4-8) taught by dance educator Ellen Gorman. Sessions run Tuesdays, July 5-26 ,1 pm-1:45. Thanks to the Friends for underwriting this program.
Ø Our favorite magician Scott Jameson returns July 8 , 11 am., with a brand new show.
Ø Pick up a complete calendar of events at the library.
Ø We’re also looking for students entering grades 7-10 to help in the library this summer with assisting library patrons, shelving books and more. Pick up an application at the library.