• Check It Out!

    What's new at the Walpole Public Library

    Library Summer Hours now in effect

    The Walpole Public Library is closed on Saturdays during the summer.  The next Saturday the library will be open is September 8, 2018.

    Wireless printing now available!

    Upload documents directly from your laptop or home computer to print at the Walpole Public Library.  Check out our Wireless Printing Instructions for more details on how to set up an account and how to upload your documents.

    Walpole Public Library Adds Film Streaming Service, Kanopy.

    Visit walpolelibrary.kanopy.com to view the library's collection of independent and documentary films, including videos from The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Media Education Foundation, and more.

    New museum pass added, Springfield Museums.

    Reserve online now!  Pass admits up to four (4) visitors per day for free during public hours.  
  • Friends of the Walpole Public Library

    Upcoming Programs and Events

    These programs are made possible by the generous
    support of the Friends of the Walpole Public Library
  • Grey Seals and Great White Sharks of Cape Cod

    Tuesday, June 19 @ 7:00 pm in the Community Room

    Follow seal researchers as they capture and sample newborn Gray seal pups on the Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge and Wilderness Area south of Chatham.  Witness the first documentation of this species mating in the United States, and learn about the seals complete life history while in New England.
    Great white sharks have been returning in ever increasing numbers to hunt their favorite snack - Gray seals.  Exclusive underwater photographs provided courtesy of the MA Division of Marine Fisheries and the Great White Shark Consortium show this apex predator in Cape Cod waters.

    This program is made possible by the generous support
    of the Walpole Public Library Endowment Trust.
  • Network System Maintenance

    Network System Maintenance
     Monday, June 25, through Friday, June 29
    The Old Colony Library Network (OCLN) will be performing system maintenance during the week of June 25 - June 29.  As a member of OCLN, the Walpole Public Library will be affected by the work. 
    During this time, you will be unable to:
    • view your library account           
    • place holds for library materials 
    We apologize for the inconvenience.
  • Walpole Public Library Evening Book Group

    Next meeting is 6/28/2018 @ 7:00 pm in the Pinnacle Room [2nd floor]

    The Walpole Public Library Evening Book Group meets every 6 weeks on Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm for 90 minutes.  Discussion includes the current selection and books in general.

    Join us on Thursday, June 28, as the group discusses Tulip Fever by Deborah Moggach.  Copies of the book are available at the main Circulation desk.  Call 508-660-7340 for any questions or for more information.