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Summer Hours Start This Week

Summer has come to Attleboro and it’s brought changes to our hours. We’ll be open on Saturdays until 1:30, and Thursday’s new hours are 12:30 to 8:30. We hope to see you enjoying the season as you stop in to enjoy one of our many programs, pick up a museum or park pass, or stock […]

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YOUR Public Library: Imagination, Inspiration, Information and Innovation

The Attleboro Public Library (APL) invites you to join us in celebrating National Library Week, April 10-16.    It is an exciting time for libraries as we embrace 21st century ideas regarding literacy, information gathering, and bringing members of the community together for shared experiences. The American Library Association states: “Libraries of all types consistently transform […]

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The APL Celebrates Black History Month

The founders of Black History Month, The Association for the Study of African American Life & History (ASALH), have chosen the theme for 2016: Hallowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories. What began in 1926 as a week of recognition of Black history, literature and achievements, held in the week of the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln (Feb. 12th) and Frederick […]

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Library Patrons Can Help Kids Get Cozy!

The Attleboro Public Library is once again partnering with the Boston Bruins and Cradles to Crayons, through the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners to provide new pajamas for local children in need across the Commonwealth.  New pajamas keep children feeling warm, safe, and ready to learn and you can help! Cradles to Crayons provides children from birth […]

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