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Longmeadow Community Read

Storrs Library is excited for our collaborative summer project, the Longmeadow Community Read! Join us this summer to read the American classic, Walden by Henry David Thoreau. We’re teaming up with some amazing local resources to bring you great discussions and activities around Walden’s themes. New programs will be added to this page, our Calendar of Events, and announced via email.

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Upcoming Programs

We’ve got more in development, so be sure to watch for announcements throughout the summer!

Flyer for John Muir: Father of Our National ParksJohn Muir: Father of Our National Parks

Thursday, July 16th at 10:30 am on Zoom

Meet Henry David Thoreau, hosted by Longmeadow Adult Center

Wednesday, July 29th at 12:30pm on Zoom

How to access Walden

With a library card:

Overdrive currently has eBooks that you can find on CWMARS Digital Collection.

Hoopla has both eBooks and audiobooks available through its collection.

Without a library card:

For an eBook, you can read it through Project Gutenberg.

For an online audiobook, listen to one of the copies from LibriVox.

Past Programs

Animals of the Night

Monday, July 6th at 3:30pm on Zoom