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Tuesday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sunday & Monday: CLOSED
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Join the Friends of
the Ayer Library

Help support the library's programs,
projects, and fundraisers. 
Open Meeting: October 17
6-8pm at the library
For more information, click the image above.


Town of Ayer, Massachusetts
Click here to visit the town website

Genealogy Club
2nd Tuesday of every month at 6pm

Next meeting:
October 9th

  • We have added three reference databases:
    Fold3 by Ancestry, Digital Sanborn Maps, and Click the image above for more information and our full list of reference databases.

  • Join Mount Washington Observatory's Will Broussard for a look at the unique life and work of weather observers stationed at the observatory year-round. This event is free and for all ages. For more information, click the picture. 

  • Retired canine officer and avid outdoorsman Sam Ducharme speaks about his experience walking the Appalachian trail. Learn the lessons and logistics involved with a long distance backpacking trip. This event is free.
    For more information, click the picture above.

  • Learn about Cold Process soapmaking from certified soapmaker Jennifer Hofmann. Demonstration included. To register, call 978-772-8250 or email

  •  Join wild edibles enthusiast and author Russ Cohen for a 90-minute slide presentation featuring three dozen of the tastiest species in the region. For more information, click the picture above or call 978-772-8250. 

  • Join us for a new book discussion group for adults and young adults. We will be reading and discussing Turtles All the Way Down by John Green. Copies of the book are available at the library. Refreshments will be provided. 
    For a description of the book, click the picture above.

There's always something to do at Ayer Library! Check out the upcoming events by clicking the picture above. 

Did you know that you can access and download a large collection of books, audiobooks, magazines, music, and movies through the library? Click the picture above for more details. 

The library offers passes for free or reduced admission to many New England museums. Click the picture above for more details.