Monday-Thursday : 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday : 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday (September-June) : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday (July-August) : 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday : Closed

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News and Events


Unfortunately, we are out of eclipse viewing glasses. 

However, we will have some for participants in our Eclipse Viewing party, if you'd like to come watch the eclipse with us at the Library!


Please consider filling out this survey from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners about your library use and needs.

Respondents will be entered in a drawing to win an iPad Pro!

MBLC Survey Link


New Loan Periods

Starting July 10th,
all Books, Books on CD, Music CDs, and Magazines will check out for 3 weeks (with 2 renewals)
and all DVD's will check out for 2 weeks (with 2 renewals).


Summer hours start this Saturday!  

Until Labor Day, we will be open from 9am to 1pm on Saturdays.



Sign up for Summer Reading! Kids, teens, and adults can have fun logging their favorite books and win prizes all summer long.

Kids (ages 3-entering 6th grade)


Teens (entering 7th grade-12th grade)

Adults (post-highschool - the end of time)


Passes are now available for the Lowell Spinners, Class A short season affiliate of the Boston Red Sox!

Passes are good for half-price admission for up to 6 people.

Lowell Spinners

To learn more about our passes and to book one now, click here.

For more information about the Spinners, including their summer schedule, click here.


Want to know more about the Library's grant and building progress?

Current plans, answers to frequently asked questions, and information about presentations can be found here.


World War I series

 Grove Street Tours

Coffee and Books



Writers' Workshop

Memory workshop


Garden Club

Cemetery tour

WWI series


Summer 2017 Newsletter


Click here to review the draft of our strategic plan.  Please send comments and questions to

 MPL Strategic Plan



Click here for a list of book groups and writer's groups