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

We put popular books and magazines into the hands of readers of all ages. 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.

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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 

Library Pickup Hours Directions
Library Hours Tuesday 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
Monday closed

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What's Happening?

What's New at Acton Citizens' Library

We are now open for both browsing and curbside pickup during all open hours. Due to limited capacity inside the building, you may need to wait outside for a few minutes. Please plan on limiting your visit to 30 minutes. For curbside pick up, search our catalog then call the library at 978-929-6654 or email with your book wish list and we will make arrangements for a contact-free curbside pick up. The drop box is open for returns. All returns will be quarantined for 24 hours before being available for check out again.

Seed Library is Now Open!

The seed library is now open. Please email me at WACL@actonma.gov to order your seeds from the list below! Pick ups will be Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
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WACL - Seed Library Catalog

• Sonja Sunflowers
• Sugar Ann Snap Peas
• Genovese Basil *
• Cosmos-Versailles Mix
• Green Butterhead Lettuce *
• Swiss Chard- Multicolored*
• Avalanche Snow Peas
• New England Pie Pumpkin (small)*
• Lunchbox Pepper Mix (small)*
• Yellow Crookneck Summer Squash*
• Cool Customer Cucumber (small)*
• Marketmore Slicing Cucumber*
• Crimson Sweet Watermellon
• Waltham Butternut Winter Squash*
• Cherokee Purple Heirloom Tomato*
• Striped German Heirloom Tomato*
• Brandywine Heirloom Tomato*
• Early Jalapeno Pepper*
• Delicata Winter Squash*
• Yankee Bell Pepper- (green to red)*
• Valencia Heirloom Tomato*
• Sunrise Bumble Bee Tomato (cherry)*
• Black Cherry Tomato*
• Pink Bumble Bee Tomato (cherry)*
• Sweet Granite Cantaloupe*
• Provider Snap Beans*
• Sugar Baby Watermelon (small)
• Baby Bear Pumpkin (small)

*Certified Organic

Book Sales Will Return This Summer

We are planning our first book sale of the season, in conjunction with the Friends of the Acton Libraries in mid June! Please check back for more information.


Citizens' Library to join Minuteman Library Network

Starting Fall of 2021, Citizens' Library will be joining the Minuteman Library Network! This means you will be able to request books through the Minuteman system to be picked up in West Acton! Stay tuned for more info.