Worcester Public Library

Address: 3 Salem Square
Worcester, MA 01608
Phone: 508-799-1655


The Worcester Public Library will be a welcoming destination and the leading provider of resources to inform, enlighten and enrich our diverse community.


The Worcester Public Library serves as a gathering place that actively promotes the free exchange of ideas in our democratic society. The Library makes information and services available to all people while fostering intellectual freedom, protecting privacy, encouraging personal growth and enrichment, and celebrating our diverse community heritage.

Recent News

  • Celebrate Black History Month 2015

    Schedule Celebrate African American Heritage with us throughout February 2015! Goddard Branch Library February 3, 10, 17, 24, 2015 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. : Black History Month Film Festival  From classic fairytales to comedic sports to inspiring stories, celebrate the Africa...

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  • Friends Film Festival 2014

    Schedule:Saturday January 4, 2014:2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Slapshot - Saxe RoomAn old-time hockey player (Paul Newman) tells his minor-league team to play diry, and fans love it!  (1977), 123 minutes.Saturday January 11, 2014:2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Mystery Alaska - Saxe RoomMystery A...

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  • Friends Film Festival July to August 2013

    ScheduleJuly 6: Enchanted AprilTwo proper Englishwomen leave their drab lives and inattentive husbands to find paradise and adventure in the countryside of the Italian Riviera, 1992.July 13: A Good YearRussell Crowe as a British investment broker who inherits his uncle&rsquo...

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  • Friends Film Festival 2013

    ScheduleJanuary 26Friends Film Festival - The Constant GardenerThe Constant Gardener. A widower (Ralph Fiennes) is determined to uncover the secret circumstances surrounding his wife's murder, 2005. (R)Location: Banx RoomFebruary 2Friends Film Festival - Coach CarterCoach Ca...

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