Acton Citizens' Library is a welcoming reader's library in a historic home at the center of West Acton Village at 21 Windsor Avenue. (978) 929-6654

We specialize in putting popular books and magazines into the hands of readers, young and old. In addition to our fabulous selection of best selling fiction and nonfiction books, latest holiday cookbooks and current magazines, we offer Book Sales, Tot Time, a Seed Library and Home Delivery for the housebound. Stop by; our cozy reading room is inviting. Find out more about us.

Jennifer at WACL Entrance
Jennifer Friedman, Citizens' Librarian

Library Hours Directions
Library Hours Tuesday 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sunday closed
Monday closed

Museum Passes Available

Visit a museum during these cold, winter months. We have museum passes. Call us at (978) 929-6654 to reserve

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Welcome to Acton's Oldest Library

Come visit the West Acton Citizens' Library, a reader-friendly environment in a historic house at 21 Windsor Avenue in West Acton Village. Directions 

What's Happening?

Library Survey

The West Acton Citizens’ Library needs your input! 

Please help us to decide how we can best serve you in the future. Our Strategic Planning Community Survey will take less than 5 minutes and will help us decide what materials to collect, what hours to be open, what kind of programs to run and much more.

Take the survey here.

Thank you for sharing your opinions!

February 5 Drop-in Book Group

Would you like to join a Book Group but can't commit? How about a once-a-month, drop-in Book Group? Join us on WednesdayFebruary 5 from 5:30-6:30 pm to discuss ideas about starting a group. What kind of books would you like to share? Read the flyer for details. 

To get started, on February 26 from 5:30-6:30 pm, we will discuss Stepping Forward
by Richard Harwood, a gift from the Acton Boxborough United Way.

April 28 Tot Time Big Bird Celebration

Join us for a drop-in Tot Time celebrating Big Bird at West Acton Citizens' Library.
Time:   9:00-10:00 for 2-3 year olds and 10:15-11:15 for 4-5 year olds
Weather permitting, this event will be held outdoors. This is not a drop-off event; tots must be accompanied by an adult.

To reserve a spot or find out more information, contact W. Acton Citizens Library 
at (978) 929-6654 or Read the flyer.

Citizens' Library Joins WAVMA

The West Acton Citizens' Library recently joined the West Acton Village Merchants Association and took part in the West Acton Village Holiday Stroll

We support current efforts to make West Acton a Designated Cultural District.
West Acton Village Merchants Association