Browse our listing of great programs and events for all ages. Choose Select a Calendar to view events by category or age group. Select the Community Events calendar to view non-library events held in our meeting rooms. Select Notify Me to sign up for email or text message notifications about library events.
Join the Amherst History Museum Visiting Curator, Diana Lembach Lempel, for a book discussion of Witness: Lessons from Elie Wiesel's Classroom by Ariel Burger on Zoom on Wednesday, October 19, at 7:00 p.m. Copies of the book are available at the reference desk. To attend a Zoom book discussion, please contact Linda Wentworth at email@example.com"In his exploration of Elie Wiesel's teachings, Ariel Burger reminds us about the ethical power of bearing witness to the past and present - and the importance of passing on our memories of what we have witnessed into the future. As the curator of the Amherst History Museum, I want to think together about how we might all practice witnessing and memory sharing in our own lives and in our own place, and how the museum can support us all to do it together."--Diana Lembach Lempel