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Tails and Tales Summer Reading Program

Get ready to have fun during the Stockbridge Library’s annual Summer Reading Program for children age 0-18. The theme this year is Tails & Tales: a celebration of books about animals, fairy tales, and folktales. Visit HERE to find out how you can participate and win prizes this summer!

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Weekly Summer Reading Take and Make Craft

Every week the Youth Department will provide a new animal-themed Take and Make craft kit for you to take home and make as a part of our summer reading program! Each kit contains specialty supplies and instructions, but you may need to provide general supplies such as materials to color/paint with, scissors, glue, or tape.…

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Read to Toby the Dog – Youth Program

This summer as a part of our Tails and Tales summer reading program, children can sign up for 10 minute time slots to read aloud to Toby, a 14 year old labrador retriever on the front lawn of the Stockbridge Library! Toby is a registered therapy dog with Pet Partners and will be joined by…

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Dog Days of Summer – Community Dog Show

Join us for the Dog Days of Summer Community Dog Show!  We invite you and your favorite pooch to participate in several activities throughout the day, including a dog-themed storytime from 11:00 to 11:20, a children's craft table, a StoryWalk in the garden, free SoCo Creamery ice cream, a read-aloud to a dog program, tables…

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Outdoor Storytime

Join Youth Librarian Rachel for outdoor storytime on the front lawn of the Stockbridge Library every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:00. Each week we'll sing some songs, dance around, and read a book! Songs and stories are geared towards children age three and older. Please feel free to bring a blanket to sit on while…

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Virtual Book Club

Join us for our monthly book club to discuss this month’s selection What Comes After by Joanne Tompkins. The book is available in regular print or on Libby.  Stop by or call the Library at 413.298.5501 to place a hold on a copy. The book club generally meets on the second Thursday of the month.  We…

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Read to a Dog Youth Program

This summer as a part of our Tails and Tales summer reading program, children can sign up for 10-minute time slots to read aloud to Toby, a 14-year-old labrador retriever on the front lawn of the Stockbridge Library! Toby is a registered therapy dog with Pet Partners and will be joined by his owner Ruth…

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Pop-Up Book Sale

The Stockbridge Library will host four Pop-Up Used Book Sales in the front lawn of the Library on May 1, May 29, July 3 and September 4.   Both youth and adult books will be available. We invite you to join us for one or all of them! Masks and social distancing required.

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Speaker Series Featuring Author Eugene Fidell

Join us for an engaging presentation on current issues facing the military justice system with Eugene Fidell. Mr. Fidell will discuss legislative proposals concerning prosecution decisions and other timely issues such as: Has the military justice system become too complicated? Is its sweep too broad? Is command influence still a concern? What needs to change?…

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The Stockbridge Library Golf & Tennis Classic

Over the net, and down the fairway to The Stockbridge Library Association Golf & Tennis Classic we go…    Join us Tuesday, September 21!  We’re delighted to continue this popular tradition! The Golf & Tennis Classic will take place at the beautiful Stockbridge Golf Club.  This year, we are dedicating the event to the Stockbridge…

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Annual Used Book Sale

The Stockbridge Library will host its annual use book sale on the front lawn on the weekend of October 1-3, 2021 from 10:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.  Both adult and youth books will be available!  Join Us!

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