Opened in 1894, as a result of a bequest by Charles E. Forbes who wished to build a public library for the community.

TRUSTEES OF THE FORBES LIBRARY

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Forbes Library is the place to grow, learn and explore!

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The library provides computers for patrons of all ages.

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We're the place to get engrossed in a book.

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The library has plenty of places to come together. Here students are playing the Japanese game of Go.

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Our reference librarians connect patrons with valuable information.

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We love readers and readers love us!

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Opened in 1894, as a result of a bequest by Charles E. Forbes who wished to build a public library for the community.

Forbes Library is the public library for the City of Northampton since 1894. We serve everyone in the community!

The library raised $6026.00 from 128 donors through Valley Gives Day! We had a $5000 matching grant from the Friends of Forbes Library bringing our total for the day to $11,026. This will be used to buy books, movies, music, etc. for you to borrow. Thank you so much for your generous support!

Donations of any amount are welcome! Forbes Library is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and donations are tax deductible.


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Organization Information

TRUSTEES OF THE FORBES LIBRARY
20 WEST ST
NORTHAMPTON, MA 01060

Phone
(413) 587-1011

Web
http://www.forbeslibrary.org

Email
info@forbeslibrary.org

Mission
Forbes Library is the public library for the City of Northampton since 1894. We serve everyone in the community!

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