Forbes Library

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Forbes Library, the public library for Northampton, Massachusetts, provides a wide range of information, materials and services to all of the people of Northampton and Massachusetts.

The library’s magnificent building offers a friendly, welcoming physical environment which encourages the civic, intellectual, and cultural pursuits of the public. Forbes serves as a community meeting place in which curiosity, free inquiry, and lifelong learning are supported and nurtured. The library is open 56 hours per week, and many resources are available online 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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Animal Portraits by Dan Chiamis, Renee Hill, Sarah Marquesen

Sarah Marquesen: Acrylic animal portraits: For the Love of Animals Dan Chiamis: Animal portraiture: …

Illustration and Collage by Chaldea Emerson, Pamela Acosta, and Wendy Woodson

Chaldea Emerson: Watercolor illustration Pamela Acosta: Illustration/paper arts Wendy Woodson: …