Welcome to the Bacon Free Library!

We take pride in providing patrons with a charming blend of today's best-sellers, old fashioned friendliness, and modern technology in a historical setting.

The Bacon Free Library is a tax exempt organization, operating and maintained through the generosity of donors and volunteers since the 1870s. See the "About" page for more information.

Art & Play

Wednesdays from 3 to 5 pm

Beat the heat and get crafty at the library! There will be a variety of projects to work on including adult coloring books, origami, decoupage, and more.

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Kidz Move!

Thursdays @ 10 am

Start your kid’s day out right with a bit of movement! Join Cindy, our movement guru, for a half hour of stretching, moving, dancing, and smiling.

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Read to a Dog

Thursday, July 18 from 1 to 2 pm

Kids in kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to sign up for 15-minute sessions to read aloud to one of our gentle therapy dogs!

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Summer Lawn Concerts with Colette O’Connor

Thursday, July 18 @ 7 pm

Join us on the BFL lawn for a 3-part series of family friendly acoustic guitar music from singer and songwriter Colette O’Connor.

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Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Fridays @ 10 am

Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

Tech Help Tuesdays

Tech Help Tuesdays

Tuesdays from 4 to 6 pm

Sign up for one-on-one help in 30 minute sessions on Tuesday afternoons between 4-6 pm.

You pick the topic and bring the device. Registration is required.

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Lemonade & Cookies

Fridays from 4 to 5 pm

Come and cool off at the library with lemonade and cookies!

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Cale Barcelona Concert

Cafe Barcelona Acoustic Guitar Concert

Sunday, July 21 @ 3 pm

The Eliot Church & The Bacon Free Library will team up to host internationally known guitarist Peter Griggs in an outdoor concert on the lawn of the Bacon Free Library.

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Piecing It Together

Mondays from 2 to 4 pm

Looking for a little afternoon challenge? Come to the BFL to work on the community jigsaw puzzle!

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Summer Reading is Here!

There's still time to register for summer reading.
Visit or click on the link below and read a universe of stories!

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Today @ the Library






Monday 9:30AM 5:30PM
Tuesday 9:30AM 7:00PM
Wednesday 9:30AM 5:30PM
Thursday 9:30AM 5:30PM
Friday 9:30AM 5:30PM

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Artist Friends of the Bacon Free Library

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