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Library Display Case
Check here for the latest exhibit in our display case, located near the adult circulation desk!

Current Display:
Charlton History

Past Display Album

Have a collection you want us to display? Ask at the adult circulation desk.

What Library Staff Has Been Reading Lately:

Winter Street by Elin Hilderbrand
Moloka'i by Alan Brennert

The Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett


Dollbaby by Lane McNeal

One More Thing by B.J. Novak

The King's Curse by Philippa Gregory

Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good by Jan Karon

Picked to Die by Sheila Connolly

The Christmas Light by Donna VanLiere

Charlton Public Library Long Range Plan FY15-FY19
Long Range Plan FY15-FY19

Bring our special Dough Raiser coupon into UNO's Sturbridge on  Saturday, November 8th and UNO will donate up to 20% of your check to the Charlton Public Library! 

Coupons can be picked up at the library circulation desks or you can print some from home by clicking HERE. (PDF) 



Wednesdays 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. in the Community Meeting Room

Nov 5th  - Dec 10th   

Drop In Fee $5
Instructor:  Joanne LaLiberte, Certified Pre-Med, Holistic Health Educator

Thursday Night Yoga at the Library
New Night!

Linda Davis will be teaching yoga classes in Dexter Hall on Thursday evenings. Choose either the 5:30-6:45 (adult yoga) or 7:00-8:15 (flow yoga) class. Cost is $56 for 7 weeks or $10 for a drop-in class. Classes will be held October 30th- December 18th. No class on 11/27. For more info. or to register contact Linda at or call 508-615-3568.
Wednesday Morning Yoga at the Library
Linda Davis will be teaching yoga classes in Dexter Hall on Wednesday mornings from 9:00-10:15, October 29th-December 17th.  Cost is $64 for 8 weeks or $10 for a drop-in class. For more info. or to register contact Linda at or call 508-615-3568.

The Town's cable stations have changed.  Local information and programs may now be found on Channels 191 & 192.

Over 40 foreign languages to explore-Over 15 ESL courses taught in patron’s native language! Click here to get started:

Freading is available to Charlton residents only.  You must have a library card that begins with 27363 to access Freading. If you're a Charlton resident but don't have a Charlton library card come to the library to exchange your card.

Wowbrary is here!
It's free!
To sign up, click on the image below!

Board of Library Trustees Meeting Minutes
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The mission of the Charlton Public Library is to provide free and open access to the citizens of Charlton to the accumulated wisdom of the world. Recognizing that public libraries are one of the cornerstones of the American tradition of equal opportunity, the library's goal is to support an informed citizenry by serving their cultural, educational, and informational needs through the use of traditional and emerging technologies.