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Featured Events

Jul 29

Every year, libraries across the country host teen lock-ins on the same night for games, crafts, and virtual author visits! Join us as we take part in the National Teen Library Lock-In for the first time!

Jul 30

Calling all wizards and muggles! The Library is excited to welcome the U of M Quidditch Team! U of M students will be here to teach participants how to play the game of Quidditch (from Harry Potter!) Everyone will divide into teams and engage in some Snitch seeking fun. THIS EVENT WILL BE HELD AT BARNUM PARK. PLEASE ARRIVE AT THE PARK NO LATER THAN 2 PM.

Aug 02

Sushi 101


Chef Jake Williams will demonstrate different ways to make sushi at home and talk about the kitchen tools used to make sushi in this tasty and interactive presentation.

2016 Adult Services Renovation

The Adult Services area of the Library will be renovated beginning in October. The renovation, which is expected to last 6 months, will bring much needed improvements:

  • Increase efficiency 
  • Improve infrastructure 
  • Update circulation and wayfinding
  • Access for families
  • Add study & collaboration spaces
  • Respect integrity of 1980 Birkerts Addition
  • Honor and elevate beautiful historic 1927 building
  • Bring in more light to create an inviting atmosphere
  • Improve acoustics

Thank you to the the Baldwin Public Library Board of Directors, architects at Luckenbach|Ziegelman|Gardner,  and library consultant Aaron Cohen for bringing these updates and improvements to our building.

Our meeting rooms provide a professional atmosphere for business meetings, seminars and many other community and/or educational events. The rooms are available for rent to the public with reasonable fees for groups.

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