Summer Reading at the Library

Summer Reading Events at the Library have ended, but Reading Rewards will be given out until August 29th. So keep reading!
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The Mark Twain Library Small Business Circle

Small business and home office professionals aimed at exchanging ideas, building relationships, and offering informative programs.
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Redding Reads

Celebrate Redding’s 250th Anniversary by reading “My Brother Sam”. Pick up your copy today! Keep an eye out for programs that explore this fascinating novel.

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Upcoming Programs

August 26
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

August 26
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 11
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

September 19
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

September 20
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 22
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

August 22
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

August 26
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 25
9:00 am - 9:30 am

September 25
10:30 am - 11:00 am

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Fundraisers

Frog Frolic

The Library holds a “children’s country fair” each year, for the general benefit of the library. Crafts, rides, games, and other activities designed for children of all ages are offered at the Redding Community Center, rain or shine.

Book Fair

The Mark Twain Library Book Fair is the oldest – and one of the largest – in New England. Held annually on Labor Day Weekend, it is one of the library’s biggest fundraisers.

Pudd’nhead Festival

The Pudd’nhead Festival was founded in 2014 by NY Times Bestselling author, actor, and comedian Michael Ian Black. The centerpiece of the Festival is the Pudd’nhead Prize for Outstanding Humor.

Art Show

 Take inspired works of art; a Library magically transformed into a sparkling, vibrant gallery; add infectious community enthusiasm… Put it all together and the result is the Library’s Annual Art Show fundraiser.

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Samuel Clemens, known to readers around the world as Mark Twain, moved to Redding in 1908, and shortly after founded the Mark Twain Library Association.

Learn about the founder of our Library, Mark Twain

Samuel Clemens, known to readers around the world as Mark Twain, moved to Redding in 1908, and shortly after founded the Mark Twain Library Association.

Learn about the founder of our Library, Mark Twain