Special Collections

Spinning Wheel

  • We have a spinning wheel available to check out. Please ask at the library for more details.

Knitting Needles

  • We have a collection of over 30 different knitting needles, crochet hooks, and useful tools such as stitch holders and cable needles available to check out.

  • See what we have in the collection here.

Historical Reference Room

  • Here you can find a variety of books on local town histories, including Townsend, surrounding towns, and into New Hampshire.

  • Vital Records for Massachusetts towns to 1850, and Townsend Town Reports are included in the collection.

  • Please contact the circulation desk for access.