The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Forbes Library - We're in This Together: The Library is Here with You!

We're in This Together:
The Library is Here with You!

Although our building is closed, library staff are actively working to connect our community with needed resources for learning, entertainment, relaxation, and more.

Free ebooks, magazines, audiobooks, movies & music via, or

Free wifi on library grounds--no password needed!

Virtual storytimes on Facebook, tech support, and book chats

Answering your questions by voicemail, email and text
Sign up for a library card online!
Sign up for our weekly newsletters.

What do you need from us now?
Please tell us:

We've missed seeing you in person! We know that this has been a challenging couple of months and will continue to be so for many of us. We're curious what would be meaningful and/or helpful to you.

Please reach out -- We look forward to helping you.

Connect with us via email, phone, text message, or via social media:
413-587-1011 (phone)
413-570-0444 (text)

Forbes Library
20 West St
Northampton, Massachusetts 01060


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