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Upcoming Events

Summer Adventure at CPL!

The Adventures ends August 15, time to hand in your trail maps!

Don’t forget to show us your Trail Maps by Aug. 15, each challenge completed earns you a raffle entry for your age group’s prizes! Bring your trail map in-person or email a photo to cplkids@cheshirelibrary.org. All maps must be recieved by Monday Aug. 15 at 11:59pm.

Book Our New AV Studio!

The library’s new AV Studio is a fully equipped media station which allows patrons to edit video, create music and even digitize all types of old cassette tapes and records.  Book your session today!

July Art Show: Fiber Art by Robin McCahill

On display through August 12.

The July art show features Robin McCahill’s fiber art pieces, including many puppets. She loves textures and forms and found fiber art to be a perfect medium. The artwork in the Mary Baldwin Room will be available for viewing through August 12.

Deirdre McMorrow and Paul Pender in concert at Mixville Park

Wednesday August 10, 6:30 – 8:00pm

(rain date Thursday August 11)

Enjoy Irish music at this free outdoor concert. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chairs and some bug spray!

Hot Cat Jazz Band in concert at Mixville Park!

Wednesday August 17, 6:30 – 8:00pm

This final concert in our summer series will be fun for the entire family! The Hot Cats repertoire includes swing standards, big band hits from the 30s and 40s, Dixieland favorites, classic rock, plus Disney movie soundtrack songs for the ‘kid’ in all of us. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chairs and bug spray!

Check Out Our New Books


Not sure what to read next? Let our librarians help! We’ll make recommendations based on your interests.

Our Digital Collection

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