(518) 677-2443 * Mon: 6:30-9:00pm, Tue: 1:00-5:00pm, Wed: 6:30-9:00pm, Thu: 1:00-5:00pm, Fri: 6:30-9:00pm, Sat: 10:00am-5:00pm (New Wed Hours: 10am-12pm Coming Oct. 7!)

Gardening with Rae Schraver

Flower1 Flower2 Flower4Flower5Flower3 Saturday, October 3 at 11:00 am, Rae Schraver of Woodland Gardens will present a program on Perennial Gardening: planning, preparing and planting. Program participants will learn the the key elements for creating a healthy, beautiful, long blooming perennial garden. Rae will discuss garden location, soil preparation, plant selection garden, design and maintenance. Come and learn how easy and forgiving perennial gardening can be. It is never to early or too late to start planning your garden!   For more information please call the library at 677-2443.

New Wednesday Morning Hours!!!!

Wednesday Morning Hours will Begin at the Cambridge Public Library!!!!

The Cambridge Public Library will soon be open Wednesday mornings from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm beginning October 7th. These new hours are in addition to the Wednesday evening hours from 6:30 to 9:00 pm. The library board recently voted to expand the hours offered to the Cambridge community after a recent survey indicated a desire for morning hours.
The Cambridge Public Library’s hours beginning October 7th will be:

Monday: 6:30-9:00 pm
Tuesday: 1:00-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am- 12:00 pm, 6:30 -9:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00-5:00 pm
Friday: 6:30-9:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Civil War Program with Mike Russert, October 29th at 7:00 pm

“We were marched hither and dither:” The 123rd New York Infantry at Gettysburg

Michael Russert will present a program on the Washington County 123rd Regiment. The presentation will be at the Cambridge Public Library on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 7:00 pm and is free and open to the public.

The Washington County Regiment was actively engaged in the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-2-3, 1863. An unidentified soldier from Hartford remarked that during the battle, the 123rd Regiment was moved “hither and dither.”  Using a number of first-person accounts, the experiences of the members of the regiment will be traced.

123rd regimentMonument to the 123rd regiment of Washington County at Gettysburg

Story Hour Begins September 15th!

The Cambridge Public Library Preschool Story Hour will begin on Tuesday, September 15th! Join us every Tuesday morning from 10:00-11:00 for reading, crafts, and a light snack.


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Sit & Knit Group

Bring those knitting needles and crochet hooks every Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Bring those unfinished projects and learn something new!

Chess Boards Available

We now have chess boards available to be signed out! Challenge your friend to a game on a sunny day and take it out to the gazebo. Boards must be returned 15 minutes before the library closes.