FINANCIAL PLAN FOR LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECT

CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING TWO LINKS FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT:

CHECK OUT THE NEW APP FOR iOS & ANDROID

 

What can I use the App for? Renewing items, placing holds, researching through databases, checking our hours or viewing upcoming events!

1.)  Click here to download the C/W Mars App on your device or search C/W Mars on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.

2.) Once the app is downloaded, select the Monterey Library and set it as your preferred library.

3.) Begin using the app to maximize your library experience!

Still need help? Click here to get access to the page which explains with graphics!

THANK YOU TO THE TOWN MEETING!

The special town meeting we had last fall approved the schematic below and approved applying for a construction grant! Thanks to all of you for your overwhelming support! And now the annual town meeting has approved the local match funding for the state grant!  Now we are waiting for the July announcement from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Stay tuned.

Exciting features our new library will include, in addition to our current services:

Fully accessible services to all

Accessible up-to-code bathrooms

10 off-street parking spaces

60% larger multipurpose room

Dedicated areas for children and teens

Reading deck overlooking the Konkapot River

Quiet study spaces

....and a new roof,  a dry basement,insulation, energy-efficient mechanical systems and lighting, a coat rack, community bulletin boards, increased capacity... and updating/improving mostly hidden structural details

and did we forget to mention

A GREAT VIEW OF THE RIVER AND THE WATERFALL!

 

CLICK HERE TO CHECK OUT A VIDEO ABOUT THE MASSACHUSETTS LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION PROGRA

 

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The library is a WIFI hot spot through a fiber optic connection.
The network ID is Monterey Library Guest, and no web key is needed.
It is available in the center of town 24/7.

HOURS:

Mon7 - 9pm
Tues9am - 12:30pm
Wed2 - 5pm
Thurs 9-12:30;  4-6    Fri    4 - 8pm
Sat9:30am - 12:30pm
and 7 - 9pm

The Monterey Library opened in May 1891,  moved to its present location, 452 Main Rd., in 1931 and belongs to the the Massachusetts Regional Library System.  The Monterey Library is also a member of the CWMARS system.  To learn more, please visit our About page.

Mark Makuc -- Director

ADDRESS:

452 Main Rd
P.O. Box 172
Monterey, 
MA 01245

413-528-3795

montereylibrary@
gmail.com

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