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Cummington Trustees of the Bryant Free Library

Member Title Phone Term Start Term End
John Maruskin
Brenda Arbib
Eliza Dragon
Deborah Hoechstetter
Gregory Tessier
Chairperson
Member
Member
Member
Member
413-634-5320
413-634-5542

413-634-5480

2014
2016
2013
2013
2012
2019
2021
2018
2018
2017

Meeting times: First Monday of each month at 7:30pm
Term: Elected for 5 years at the Annual Town Meeting
Compensation: None

 

Librarian - Mark DeMaranville

Library Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 6-9pm, Saturdays 8:30-12:30pm The Bryant Free Library and the Librarian's House were built by William Cullen Bryant and donated to the Town of Cummington along with a collection of his books. Today the library holds about 7000 books, 400 video tapes, and 100 audio tapes along with a computer for patrons to use for internet access and a copier for patron use. The library has an annual budget of about $9500 which is used to pay utility bills and to purchase new books. Each year the Cummington library has about 3000 patron visits.