New Online Comics & Graphic Novels!


The Milne Library is adding to our digital online content offerings with a new e-book platform featuring comics and graphic novels.

You’ll need your library card handy to register. Look for “Milne Library” in the drop-down menu for library selection.The service is FREE with your Williamstown Library account.

Click here to try out this exciting new online service.

June Artist: Leisa Raimer Nomura

Massachusetts-born Leisa Raimer Nomura is an Artist, Photographer and Fashion Designer will exhibit her photography at the Milne Public Library in Williamstown the month of June. She will host a reception on Saturday June 11th from 1:00-3:00.

Leisa is an award winning graduate of the Parsons School of Design in New York City. She specializes in the restoration of vintage garment and antique lace.

Leisa’s influences in photography was primarily her grandfather who was a professional photographer in the Berkshires. He helped spark her interest at an early age both photographing and in the dark room.

Her photographs in black and white and color, primarily capture the Beauty of Nature.

Her work has been show in Manhattan and Brooklyn New York, Boston, Seattle, Vancouver Canada, Tokyo and Kyoto Japan as well as in the Berkshires.

After residing in New York City and travelling internationally for the past 30 years, she has chosen her home here in the Berkshires once again and is happy to be continuing to create various works of art.

For more information or to reserve exhibit space please contact Pat McLeod, Library Director at(413) 458-5369 or


NEW: Online Driver’s Education


Milne Library is now offering a free driver education program.

What’s included?

Your Driver Education program contains the following state-specific information:

  •  11 car practice tests
  •  9 motorcycle practice tests
  •  10 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests
  •  3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)
  •  An FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions

Just click on this link to get started:

Knitting in the afternoon at the library

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The Milne Public Library will host a knitting group every Tuesday from 2:00-4:00 beginning January 12th and continuing into April.

All levels of experience are welcome. The program is free and open to the public. Just bring your projects and knit. The group may explore different yarns and items to knit including socks, shawls, sweaters, hats, etc. You can start at any time.

The group coordinator will be Carole Thompson who enjoys exploring yarns and designing her own patterns using body measurements. Carole is the Curator of the Robert Frost Museum in Shaftsbury.

The David & Joyce Milne Public Library is located at 1095 Main St. Williamstown, (413) 458-5369.