COME CELEBRATE WITH US!
Schedule of Events from April 2018 through March 2019
- April 2018 marked the 150th anniversary of the Town Meeting's vote to accept Maria Hastings Cary's offer to help establish a free public library in Lexington. Download our Events Postcard to take with you, or pick up a copy at the library's main desk
- In May and June, visit the library to view artwork from Chinese artist Wen-ti Tsen, whose figures, paintings, and graphic novels illustrate the experiences of immigrants.
- We'll also be sharing video oral histories from Lexington residents who moved here from all over the world, and hosting storytelling workshops with professionals from Massmouth.
- Download our Spring Brochure and visit our Immigrant Experiences page for more information.
- Join us for a Trivia Night with questions about town and library history!
- Learn more about the historical collections at Cary Library, the Lexington Historical Society and Town Archives at a local history panel event, co-sponsored by the Friends of Cary Memorial Library.
- Enjoy an evening of stories told by residents and professionals at the Massmouth showcase event.
- Help us honor our local authors at an after-hours gala on November 2, 2018.
- Commemorate the 150th anniversary of the first time the library doors opened to the public! We'll have a birthday party with cake on January 27, 2019.
- Our celebration concludes with a 150th Anniversary Gala hosted by the Cary Memorial Library Foundation on March 23, 2019.