Petworth LibraryStaff Picks


Imagine it: It's a brisk spring morning and you rush up the steps to the Petworth Library as a cold gust of wind blows your jacket wide open. You reach for the heavy wooden door and hurry inside.

As you frantically rub your hands together to thaw out, you slowly lift your head in wonder...
Picture of the Petworth Library Cat display
Instantly you are warmed both inside and out as you are confronted by the glorious spectacle that is The Petworth Cat Display. Cats of all shapes and sizes! Cats of every color and temperament!

Cats in fiction! Cats in poems! Real-life cats! Every cat one could ever dream of is here for your perusing pleasure. 

Just to whet your appetite, the following are a few of the gems you will find on display: