Welcome to the Bacon Free Library!

Our library provides its users with a charming blend of today's best-sellers, old fashioned friendliness, and modern technology in an historic neighborhood setting.

Recent Author Visit at BFL!

We're thrilled that our evening with Tess Gerritsen and Hank Phillippi Ryan was featured in Friday's Boston Globe!

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Egg Drop Showcase

Tuesday Sept 6th @ 6pm

Can you and your team make a contraption that when dropped from a considerable height will not break the raw egg put inside? Register your team now!

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Mystery Book Club

Thursday Sept 1st @ 1pm

Join us for a discussion of "Defending Jacob" by William Landay. A “Gripping, emotional murder saga" People Magazine

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Charles River Community Group

Regular Hours

Our Regular Hours start on Tuesday, Sept 6th! We've had a great summer at the BFL!

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September Events

We're ready to leap into fall! Check out all the events we have planned for September!

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Environmental Book Club

Tuesday Sept 6th @ 7:00 pm

We’ll be reading "H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald", one of the most read books of the last year

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Graphic Novel Book Club

Thursday Sept 8th @ 7pm

Join the Bacon Free Library and the Morse Institute Library as we discuss Hark! A Vagrant by Kate Beaton. Meeting will be at MIL

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Today @ the Library






Monday 2:00PM 5:30PM
Tuesday 9:30AM 8:30PM
Wednesday 9:30AM 5:30PM
Thursday 9:30AM 5:30PM
Friday 9:30AM 5:30PM
Saturday 9:00AM 1:00PM

Upcoming Events

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This month on display at the Bacon Free Library

Stitches and Strokes (Take 2)
Stitches and Strokes (Take 2)

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