Montague Libraries Notebook
Welcome Party: Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to say hello to Angela Rovatti-Leonard, the new children’s librarian at Carnegie Library on April 26 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Crafts and snacks, too.
Millers Falls Library Club: The Millers Falls Library Club is a free after school program that meets on Tuesdays, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
The drop-in sessions are designed for children of all ages. Ruth O’Mara runs the activities, which include stories, arts and crafts, and snacks.
Story Time: Children and their families are invited to come and enjoy stories, crafts, music, activities and snacks with Ruth O’Mara on Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. at Carnegie Library in Turners Falls.
The weekly free series is designed for young children.
This is a great time to meet new people, listen to stories, chat and spend a Wednesday morning.
Hands-on Science: Hands-on Science for Homeschoolers, Wednesdays at 1:15 p.m. at Carnegie Library. Children of all ages and their families explore fun science experiments with Mr. Klaiber.
Music and Movement: This fun series for young children with Tom Carroll and Laurie Davidson meets at the Montague Center Library on Thursdays at 10 a.m. through June.
Digital Turners Falls Newspaper Archive: The Montague Public Libraries have established an on-line archive for old Turners Falls newspapers.
The Turners Falls Reporter and Herald newspapers from 1872-1942 were recently digitalized.
Go to the library website:, or the Montague Public Libraries’ Facebook page for more information and a link.
Patriot’s Day Closing: The Carnegie and Montague Center Libraries will be closed on April 21, in observance of the state holiday.
For further information on library services or any library program, contact Carnegie Library, 201 Avenue A, Turners Falls, 863-3214,and on Facebook.
Library hours: Carnegie Library, Monday to Wednesday, 1 to 8 p.m.; Thursday, 1 to 5 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Millers Falls Library, Tuesday and Thursday, 2 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m. Montague Center Library, Monday and Wednesday, 2 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m.