The Pittsfield Public Library is hosting a poetry reading by Wesley McNair of Mercer, Maine Wednesday, August 9 at 6:00. Wesley McNair was Maine’s poet laureate from 2011 to 2016. He has been called by poet Philip Levine “one of the great storytellers of contemporary poetry.” He is… Read More
    “Butterfly Guy” Jerry Schneider will be at the Pittsfield Public Library Wednesday, June 28 at 1:00 to present a program on the lives & habitats of butterflies. Make your own butterfly t-shirt with your own white t-shirt, or you can purchase one for $4.00. Read More
    Organizational habits expert Janie Downey Maxwell will present her program Organizational Zen at the Pittsfield Public Thursday, June 29 at 3:00 – 4:30. From big projects to everyday tasks, Janie can help you bring organizational peace into your life. Have you ever bought something you already owned… Read More
    The Friends of the Pittsfield Public Library will meet Wednesday, June 14 at 1:00 in the Warren Community Room at the Pittsfield Public Library. All members and prospective members are invited to attend. The Friends support quality library service through fund raising, volunteerism and serving as advocates for… Read More
    Come to the Book Bonanza at the Pittsfield Public Library Wednesday May 17 – Friday, May 19 from 10:00 – 6:00 and Saturday, May 20 from 10:00 – 1:00. Ex-library books are looking for a new home. You may adopt a bagful of books and share them with… Read More
    Gardening in your community is April’s Year of Kindness event at the Pittsfield Public Library. The program will be held in the Warren Community Room on Wednesday, April 19 at 3:00. Sharon Kimball from Kohl’s Cares will talk about how to be involved with the Kindness Demonstration Gardens… Read More
    Clermont “Clum” Spencer, Pittsfield storyteller and songwriter, will perform at the Pittsfield Public Library Thursday, March 16 at 4:00. Spencer has collected stories from his own experiences and from talking to senior citizens, relatives and friends. He has worked in Maine’s farms, fields, woods and factories, including local… Read More
    The Friends of the Pittsfield Public Library will be meeting at the library on Wednesday, January 18 at 1:00 PM in the Warren Community Room at the Pittsfield Public Library. All members and prospective members are invited to attend. The Friends support quality library service through fund raising,… Read More
    Pittsfield Public Library is presenting a felted gnome making workshop on Tuesday, December 20, 1:00 – 5:00. Learn how to needle felt a gnome like the ones in the book “The Gnome Project” with Maine Artist /Author Jessica Peill-Meininghaus. You’ll learn to use a felting needle and create… Read More
    The Friends of the Pittsfield Public Library are holding a Holiday Open House Saturday, December 3 from 10:00 – 1:00. Trees will be trimmed and the library decorated with unique displays by the Friends, individuals, and local community organizations. The Sebasticook Ukelele Group will provide sing-along holiday music… Read More
    Christmas is coming to the Pittsfield Library! Children of all ages are invited to create gnome-themed ornaments on Saturday, Nov 19 at 10:30, and Wednesday, Nov 23 at 10:30. The ornaments will decorate the tree in the Children’s Area, and can be taken home the… Read More
    The Pittsfield Public Library is holding its 2016 Persis Smith Community Read in November featuring four programs centered on the book “Wright Brothers” by David McCullough. In this book, the author Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough, shows as never before how two Ohio boys from a remarkable family… Read More