Free Events at the Library

Saturday Storytime for Families with Young Children

May 18 & 25 , June 1 & 8* at 10:30 am

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and movement activities!


*Kids Yoga Storytimes w/Ms. Sue

 Saturday June 8 at 10:30 am

Kids Yoga Storytimes with Ms. Sue continue at the Library! Mindful Movement with Ms Sue helps young ones learn the importance of connecting their mind, breath and body. A fun way to discover Your Own Great Adventure (YOGA) with stories and yoga poses. Sponsored by the Friends of the Belding Library.


An Evening Poetry Reading with Libby Maxey

Wednesday May 15 at 7 p.m.

Libby Maxey, a poet who lives in Conway MA, will read from Kairos,her first chapbook, which won the 2018 New Women’s Voices contest and is forthcoming from Finishing Line Press. Her formal poetry draws on nature, history, mythology and hilltown life.

Libby Maxey has a BA in English from Whitman College and an MA in medieval studies from Cornell University. She is a senior editor with the online journal Literary Mama, and she also does editorial work for Amherst College. She reviews poetry for The Mom Egg Review and Solstice, and her own poems have appeared in many journals. Her nonliterary activities include singing classical repertoire and mothering two sons.


Open Book Group Meeting at Belding Library:

Monday, June 10, 4-6 pm

June Book Selection ~ The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton 

Are you an enthusiastic reader? Someone who likes to discuss books and ideas? Someone who is passionate about delving into fiction, non-fiction, international texts, poetry, plays, and off-beat literature?

Please join us on the second Mondays of each month from 4-6  p.m. at the Belding Library.

Any questions, interest or suggestions, please email Victoria at


Library Exhibit:

Eclectic Dolls from the collection of Tadea Klein