Saturday Cinema: The Boss (July 30 at 1pm) Free Summer Meals for Children 18 and Under

Saturday Cinema: The Boss (July 30 at 1pm)

Join us on the last Saturday of each month for a brand new release and free refreshments. This month we're showing The Boss starring Melissa McCarthy. To register, please click here.

Free Summer Meals for Children 18 and Under

The James Blackstone Memorial Library is now a drop-off point for the Branford Public School's Free Summer Meals Program. Bag lunches for children and teens will be provided MOST Mondays thru Fridays while supplies last.

Local Author Expo & Book Fair Event Wrap-Up

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Saturday, May 21, the Blackstone Library hosted its first-ever Local Author Expo & Book Fair. Almost 30 local authors were on hand to speak, share their work, and sign copies. Read more…

Event wrap-up: Murder at Blackstone Abbey

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Friday the 13th, 2016, was a wonderful night for all who came out to Murder at Blackstone Abbey… Read more…

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Pay Your Fines Online


Electronic payment of your library fines is now available. Login to your Blackstone Library account and click on the unpaid fines and bills icon, which is located on the left hand side of your patron account page. Accepted forms of payment are Discover, Visa and Mastercard. Feel free to contact the library if you have any questions.