The community event that was to occur on April 28 at the Beech Street Center will not take place because the planned speaker is unavailable. The 30+ organizations that co-sponsored this community building event are planning to reconvene in the fall with another speaker TBD. Please stay tuned.
We hope you will be able to join the Library Building Committee for their first Public Meeting of the Schematic Design phase of the new Library Building. The interactive workshop will be held in the Assembly Room at the Belmont Public Library on Wednesday March 13 at 7pm. We look forward to having your input! See our event page [...]
Puruse through this well illustrated historical timeline of the evolution of public libraries in the United States created by Ariel Aberg-Riger and presented by CityLab. Be sure to take a look at the further resources listed at the end of the article as well.
The Belmont Library Building Committee and chairs of the Belmont Library Trustees presented an update to the Board of Selectmen in February 2019. The slides from this presentation are below. The Library Building Committee was appointed by Town Moderator Mike Widmer at the end of 2017. In 2018 the committee worked to hire Daedalus Projects, Inc as our Owners [...]
We are looking forward to hosting a table at Meet Belmont Community Information Fair. It will be held on Tuesday, August 28th from 6-8pm at Chenery Middle School, 95 Washington Street. Stop by to hear more about the new library project and share your thoughts and ideas. We look forward to seeing you!
Town Day on June 2 was a very festive event, and we enjoyed the opportunity to meet so many of you at our table on Leonard Street. It was great to have the opportunity to share information about the new library project and hear your thoughts and ideas. Thank you to all that stopped by the Belmont Library Foundation table!