Author: Josiah Carpenter Library

September News

Children’s programs are transitioning to the school year schedule and we are happy to announce the beginning of a new weekly activity for children in 3rd thru 6th grade. Creating Adventures Club will meet on Wednesday from 2:00-3:15pm beginning September…

August News

Libraries Rock! the summer reading program for children is beginning to wrap up.  Please remember to bring your reading logs to the library by August 17th!  The children have had a lively summer exploring music and rhythm; it’s been wonderful…

July News

Libraries Rock! the summer reading program for children is in full swing. Throughout the summer we’ll enjoy a fun-filled journey of reading and music.  Activities for preschool aged children will be held on Thursday mornings at 10:00am, older children will…

June News

The Teen Book Worms will gather on Monday June 4th at 5:00pm; they will enjoy a light supper and discuss Simon versus the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli.  The Pittsfield Writer’s Circle will meet at the library on Monday…

May News

On Thursday May 17th at 3:30pm the library will host a poetry reading to commemorate the publication of Pittsfield’s very own Maureen Van Horn’s poetry volume Fly Falls in Milk Jug: News in Haiku.  The reading will feature Maureen’s work;…