2016 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest


2016 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest:

High school students are invited to write an essay on a courageous political act by an elected official in the U.S.who served during or after 1956. Winners will receive monetary prizes for college scholarships; first place winner is awarded $10,000 in scholarship money.  Deadline is January 6, 2016.

For complete guidelines see the poster in the YA room, or visit the Profile in Courage Essay Contest at www.jfklibrary.org.

Free Online Music & Art Instruction



Milne Library patrons now have access to online tutorials in music and art. All you need is your Milne Library card to create a free account through ArtistWorks.

Just click HERE to open the RB Digital Gateway page for ArtistWorks. Then look in the upper right corner for the link to “Create New Account.”


Sign-up to order a Williamstown Flag!

4791933_origAre you interested in purchasing our new Williamstown flag to fly at home?  If so, please use this link to submit your name and contact information:  http://milnelibrary.org/contact/.

In the text box, just note that you are interested in ordering a town flag and the price range you are willing to order at (see below).

Once we have enough interest within your price range, we will place a bulk order. You will be notified at that time that your order has been placed. (We will also confirm receipt of your interest as soon as you send us your message.)

Bulk pricing on our town flag is as follows:

6-11 flags ordered = $90.00 each

12-24 ordered = $72.00 each

25-49 ordered = $54.00 each

50-99 ordered = $42.00 each

The above pricing is based on the most popular size for residential use – 3 feet by 5 feet. These flags are nylon printed flags, with standard heading and grommets for attaching to a flag pole.

Any questions, contact Juliana Haubrich at the Milne Library:  413-458-5369, or jhaubrich@williamstown.net