Brooks Free Library

  • Library
  • Recreation, Activities & Attractions
  • Theatre & Entertainment
739 Main St.
Harwich, MA 02645
(508) 430-7562
Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10-7 & Friday, Saturday 10-4

About Us

Established in 1880, Brooks Free Library was the first free public library in Harwich. Founded by Col. Henry C. Brooks and originally known as the Broadbrooks Free Library, the Library is part of a br
  • About

    Established in 1880, Brooks Free Library was the first free public library in Harwich. Founded by Col. Henry C. Brooks and originally known as the Broadbrooks Free Library, the Library is part of a br

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  • Member Events

    Thursday Oct 18, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Thursday Oct 18, 2018
    The Ghosts of the SouthCoast ...read more
    Friday Oct 19, 2018
    Formerly ''The Greatest Generation Meets.'' This reimagined bookgroup is now named America: Then and Now: Watershed Moments. ...read more
    Saturday Oct 20, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Oct 22, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Oct 22, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Oct 23, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Tuesday Oct 23, 2018
    A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. ...read more
    Wednesday Oct 24, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Oct 25, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Oct 27, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Oct 29, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Oct 29, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Oct 30, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Wednesday Oct 31, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Nov 1, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Nov 3, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Nov 5, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Nov 5, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Nov 6, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Wednesday Nov 7, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Nov 8, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Nov 10, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Nov 12, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Nov 12, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Nov 13, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Nov 15, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Nov 17, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Nov 19, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Nov 19, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Nov 20, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Wednesday Nov 21, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Nov 22, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Nov 24, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Nov 26, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Nov 26, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Nov 27, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Wednesday Nov 28, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Nov 29, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Dec 1, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Dec 3, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Dec 3, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Dec 4, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Wednesday Dec 5, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Dec 6, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Dec 8, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Dec 10, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Dec 10, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
    Tuesday Dec 11, 2018
    Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. ...read more
    Wednesday Dec 12, 2018
    Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. ...read more
    Thursday Dec 13, 2018
    Join us for Lego Fun! We'll bring out our billions of Lego blocks and children can either free play or use one of our challenge cards to build something specifi ...read more
    Saturday Dec 15, 2018
    Device Advice is our quick tech help hour at the library. ...read more
    Monday Dec 17, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elem ...read more
    Monday Dec 17, 2018
    Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of t ...read more
  • Directions

    Take exit 10 off Rte 6.Go south on 124 to second stop sign.Left onto Rte 39 (Main St.).Go one block and take right onto Bank St.Parking located behind the library with more available at Town Hall