Join us for special events such as concerts, storytellers and more!
Registration may be required and limited to Quincy residents. Please see the individual events for details and check back here often for upcoming special events.
Tuesday, October 27th - 7:00 p.m.
North Quincy Branch
Ages 6 and up
Prepare to be scared! With Halloween coming up, join children's librarian Cathy deVeer while she does her best to give you nightmares! Can you tell which stories are real?
Howlarious Halloween with Mary Jo Maichack
Saturday, October 31st at 11:00 a.m.
Main Library Meeting Room
Ages 5 and up
On Halloween morning storyteller Mary Jo Maichack will present Howlarious Halloween for children 5 and older, accompanied by an adult. This is a funny mock-scary show of classic ghost stories, songs & jokes that a spooky and silly with plenty of punch and punch lines. Learn the story of the "Ghost with the Bloody Finger," some witch, zombie and vampire jokes, along with the song "Hi, Ho for Halloween." Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public Library
The Crane Library Bookstore is Open!
Thursdays 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Shop for great deals on gently used books, audios and videos for all ages every Thursday between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. and every Saturday between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Park in the library parking lot on Washington St. and walk around the front of the library to enter the bookstore from Spear St. The bookstore is run entirely by Friends of the Library volunteers and all proceeds support library programs and services for all ages.
Other Special Events
Check the Calendar of Events  or subscribe to the library's monthly email newsletter  to find out about other special events happening through the year and during school vacation weeks.