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Carol's Cookbooks

Card Making Workshops

Free Card Making Workshops every first Wednesday of the month from  12 - 2 PM
Supplies are included.

Search our collection of electronic resources

Click here to browse our catalog for current fiction bestsellers

Check out our growing CD collection.
Many new titles are being donated by
the Ryan Kelly Memorial Fund

New eBooks!!!!

eBooks now available


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Book of the Day
Click here to receive Book of the Day in your Inbox. Monday through Friday a new book is reviewed, both Fiction & Non-Fiction. We also link to our Library's catalog for avaiIability or to place a Hold.


Book Discussion Groups
Swansea Sleuths
Main Street Readers
Young Adult Readers
Swansea Book Club
Better Living Book Club
Nothing But The Truth

End of Summer Cupcake Decorating Party
Join us as we say Goodbye to Summer!

Thursday August 21 at 1:00PM.  Bring your summer reading log books to the library and decorate a cupcake!  Join us for a delicious good bye to summer!

Clam Boil, Anyone?
Support our Friends of the Swansea Public Library
September 15th Clam Boil fundraiser at Le Page's Restaurant.
LePage's Seafood & Grille (Map
439 Martine Street
Fall River, MA  02723
(508) 677-2180
Dinner will be served between 4-8pm.

Tickets for clam boil can be purchased at the Library.  We must provide an estimated count of tickets by August 18th so please come in soon!

Saturdays 10-12  beginning 8/9.
Tickets are $20 for the clam boil. There will also be a raffle!

Summer Storytelling & Crafts
Swansea Public Library & Swansea Mall Team UP!
Summer Reading  
Beginning June 24th - August 19th each Tuesday at Center Court from 11am to 12pm join us at the Swansea Mall.  Stop by Center Court near Macy's for Storytelling & cool crafts!  Carol Gafford, Youth Services Librarian will be coordinating and implementing this program. 
Hope you can Join Us!

Announcing the winners of our

2nd Annual Intergenerational Poetry Slam

1st Place

Untitled by Christine Pavao


3rd Place

A Typical Thursday by Laurie Leal

Discover the newest books, DVDs and Audiobooks on our WHAT TO READ page

New Online Magazines
The Library is pleased to announce the availability of Zinio for Libraries, the world’s largest newsstand.

Using your Swansea library card, Zinio allows unlimited multi-user access to over 40 complete digital magazines, easily viewed on most Internet-enabled devices.

click here for instructions

Download FREE E-Books
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Swansea Public Library
Long-Range Plan 2014-2018
We have received Congratulations from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners on completing a new Long-Range Plan. We appreciate the time and effort of the staff, trustees, and planning committee had put into it's development.

We are excited to have applied to the Mass Board of Library Commissioners to be selected for a
Building Planning grant for Swansea Library's future.

free mobile app for your library account

get it for Android or in iTunes

Outreach Program
The Library is introducing a program to deliver and pick up materials to patrons in Swansea that are homebound.  If you or someone you know is interested, give us a call 508-674-9609

Electronic Resources are available through the Swansea Public Library.  Search magazines, books, newspapers and journals.  Also find images, graphs and videos.  Great for research projects!

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Penny the Library Cat

Recycle your paper and help raise money for the Library
We now have a bin in the rear parking lot.  Bring your paper to recycle and the proceeds benefit the Friends of the LibraryWhat goes in the bin?