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CONSTRUCTION CONTINUES on the library's NEW heating and cooling systems. Parking will be limited during the project with the two front sections and the handicap spaces available, but not the back section of the parking lot. Additional parking can be found along Main Street and behind the Town Hall Annex. This project is expected to be completed in early 2015. We apologize for the inconvenience but look forward to a much more comfortable library. Updates will be posted here and on Facebook.
Streaming movies coming your way! The SPL has purchased rights to the Freegal database of thousands of movies and TV shows that you can watch from your personal computer or portable device whenever you want. Use your Sandwich Public Library card to login and watch 3 different movies or television episodes each week, (12:01 AM on Monday to 12 midnight on Sunday). Each selection carries with it a 48 hour viewing period during which you may watch that selection multiple times. The number of selections you have left is indicated in the upper right hand corner of the Freegal movies homepage. You'll find links to the Freegal Andriod and Apple apps here. We hope you'll use and enjoy this new addition to the library's collection.
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Join the Second Century Club
More than a century ago Sophia H. and William H.H. Weston bequeathed to the town of Sandwich a sum of money to purchase land and erect a library building. As we enter our second century of service to the community, we invite you to continue the legacy of philanthropic support and community participation begun by the Westons. We need your help to keep our beloved library the vital institution is was meant to be. Your $100 contribution to the Second Century Club will ensure that the Sandwich Public library continues to offer a multitude of services to enrich, entertain and educate you, your family and the community.
Or send your check payable to the Friends of the Sandwich Public Library to: 142 Main Street, Sandwich MA 02563