Main Library, 2nd Floor Information Desk

Nov 20

Mon 6:00 pm

Technology Help Drop-in

Do you have a new laptop, tablet or e-reader, and are looking for a little help getting started?

Have you heard about getting free e-books, audio books, tv shows & movies from the library, and want to learn more?

Or do you want to learn a new language at home & at no cost?

Grab your device & come to our Technology Help Drop-in! No registration is required, but be sure to bring your device, your library card, and any passwords or other information that might help get you hooked up!

Call 781-320-1045, or email mriportella@minlib.net for more information.

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Nov 21

Tue 10:30 am

Wiggle & Giggle Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Kids and their caregivers are welcome to come wiggle and giggle with us as we enjoy music, movement, storytelling, and more! 

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Nov 22

Wed 10:30 am

Wondrous Wednesdays Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Children and their caregiver are welcome to come listen to stories, songs, rhymes, and more! A short activity will be available for those who wish to stay after storytime. 

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Thursday, Nov. 23

Thanksgiving Library Closed

The library will close at 1pm Wednesday Nov. 22 and remain closed Thursday Nov. 23 for Thanksgiving.  The library will re-open Friday Nov. 24 at 10am.

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Nov 24

Fri 10:30 am

Baby Rhyme Time

For babies 0-24 months and a caregiver, no registration. Come enjoy the magic of rhymes and music with your little one! Lizzy will lead everyone in traditional rhymes and music as well as wonderful new favorites! 

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Main Library, 2nd Floor Information Desk

Nov 27

Mon 6:00 pm

Technology Help Drop-in

Do you have a new laptop, tablet or e-reader, and are looking for a little help getting started?

Have you heard about getting free e-books, audio books, tv shows & movies from the library, and want to learn more?

Or do you want to learn a new language at home & at no cost?

Grab your device & come to our Technology Help Drop-in! No registration is required, but be sure to bring your device, your library card, and any passwords or other information that might help get you hooked up!

Call 781-320-1045, or email mriportella@minlib.net for more information.

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Main Library

Nov 27

Mon 6:30 pm

Westwood Library Quilters

Bring your hand or machine quilting projects to work on in the friendly company of other local quilters. Show and tell is encouraged! An iron, ironing pad, cutting mat, and cutting tools will be available. No registration required.

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Nov 28

Tue 10:30 am

Wiggle & Giggle Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Kids and their caregivers are welcome to come wiggle and giggle with us as we enjoy music, movement, storytelling, and more! 

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Nov 29

Wed 10:30 am

Wondrous Wednesdays Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Children and their caregiver are welcome to come listen to stories, songs, rhymes, and more! A short activity will be available for those who wish to stay after storytime. 

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Nov 29

Wed 4:00 pm

Read, Play, Sing

For all ages, no registration. Join us as we read, sing, and play in this storytime filled with movement, music, and craft activities!

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Dec 1

Fri 10:30 am

Baby Rhyme Time

For babies 0-24 months and a caregiver, no registration. Come enjoy the magic of rhymes and music with your little one! Lizzy will lead everyone in traditional rhymes and music as well as wonderful new favorites! 

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Kids' Department

Dec 4

Mon 10:30 am

Sensory Crafts

Ages 2-5, no registration. All are welcome to come participate in a sensory-based craft. 

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Main Library, 2nd Floor Information Desk

Dec 4

Mon 6:00 pm

Technology Help Drop-in

Do you have a new laptop, tablet or e-reader, and are looking for a little help getting started?

Have you heard about getting free e-books, audio books, tv shows & movies from the library, and want to learn more?

Or do you want to learn a new language at home & at no cost?

Grab your device & come to our Technology Help Drop-in! No registration is required, but be sure to bring your device, your library card, and any passwords or other information that might help get you hooked up!

Call 781-320-1045, or email mriportella@minlib.net for more information.

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Dec 5

Tue 10:30 am

Wiggle & Giggle Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Kids and their caregivers are welcome to come wiggle and giggle with us as we enjoy music, movement, storytelling, and more! 

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Dec 5

Tue 6:30 pm

Mother-Daughter Book Club

For girls in grades 3-5 and a female adult. Share your enthusiasm for reading with other book lovers and join us for a lively discussion, a game of Pictionary, snacks, and fun!  Books will be available at the Children’s Department. Email Lizzy at ehmcgovern@minlib.net for more information.

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Dec 6

Wed 10:30 am

Wondrous Wednesdays Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Children and their caregiver are welcome to come listen to stories, songs, rhymes, and more! A short activity will be available for those who wish to stay after storytime. 

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Dec 6

Wed 4:00 pm

Read, Play, Sing

For all ages, no registration. Join us as we read, sing, and play in this storytime filled with movement, music, and craft activities!

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Dec 6

Wed 6:00 pm

*VolunTEENS *REQUIRES APPLICATION & REGISTRATION

For grades 6 -8. Requires application and registration.

Interested in volunteering at the library? Want to become a member of library Team Reads? Join us on the first Wednesday night of the month for pizza and a library volunteer project. Typical activities may include: Sorting and shelving library materials, adopt a shelf program, assisting with special projects and producing materials for library programs, miscellaneous work, and special event 

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Dec 6

Wed 7:00 pm

Dr. Gary Hylander presents: Dickens- A Christmas Carol*:


Charles Dickens’s novella A Christmas Carol, published in 1843, has become one of the best loved Christmas tales of all time. You know the story, but do you know the history behind it? Join us as professor and historian Gary Hylander sheds light on the history and vision of one of Dickens’s most cherished works.
Main Library: Wednesday, December 6 @ 7:00 PM

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Dec 8

Fri 10:30 am

Baby Rhyme Time

For babies 0-24 months and a caregiver, no registration. Come enjoy the magic of rhymes and music with your little one! Lizzy will lead everyone in traditional rhymes and music as well as wonderful new favorites! 

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Main Library, 2nd Floor Information Desk

Dec 11

Mon 6:00 pm

Technology Help Drop-in

Do you have a new laptop, tablet or e-reader, and are looking for a little help getting started?

Have you heard about getting free e-books, audio books, tv shows & movies from the library, and want to learn more?

Or do you want to learn a new language at home & at no cost?

Grab your device & come to our Technology Help Drop-in! No registration is required, but be sure to bring your device, your library card, and any passwords or other information that might help get you hooked up!

Call 781-320-1045, or email mriportella@minlib.net for more information.

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Dec 12

Tue 10:30 am

Wiggle & Giggle Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Kids and their caregivers are welcome to come wiggle and giggle with us as we enjoy music, movement, storytelling, and more! 

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Chiara Bistro, Westwood

Dec 12

Tue 7:00 pm

YA for Adults Book Club

You’re never too old for YA!
Join like-minded adults to discuss these fine specimens of Young Adult literature! We’ll have laughs, we’ll have tears, we’ll enjoy all the delicious angst without ever having to step inside a high school.
Please join us for an excellent literary time! There may be prizes!

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Dec 13

Wed 10:30 am

Wondrous Wednesdays Storytime

For all ages, no registration. Children and their caregiver are welcome to come listen to stories, songs, rhymes, and more! A short activity will be available for those who wish to stay after storytime. 

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Dec 13

Wed 4:00 pm

Read, Play, Sing

For all ages, no registration. Join us as we read, sing, and play in this storytime filled with movement, music, and craft activities!

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Dec 13

Wed 7:00 pm

DIY Holiday Gifts

Looking for a great, but cheap gift to perhaps make in bulk and pass out? This overview of easy and inexpensive gifts you can make yourself is for you! Instructions will for each craft will be available, but this is not a "make and take craft".  This program is open to all ages and no registration is required!
Main Library: Wednesday, December 13 @ 7:00 PM

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Dec 15

Fri 10:30 am

Baby Rhyme Time

For babies 0-24 months and a caregiver, no registration. Come enjoy the magic of rhymes and music with your little one! Lizzy will lead everyone in traditional rhymes and music as well as wonderful new favorites! 

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Dec 15

Fri 10:30 am

Friday Morning Book Club


2nd Annual Yankee Book Swap: Celebrate the holiday season by coming to the 2nd Annual Yankee Book Swap! Please bring one wrapped, gently used book to swap with members of the Friday AM book club! It can be any book that you think others would enjoy! Please do not feel the need to purchase a new book- just bring a title you've enjoyed that you do not need any more. Come with reading suggestions for our Friday AM Book Club meetings next year! Please note you do not need to be a member or join the book club to attend this special event- all are welcome!
Main Library: Friday, December 15 @ 10:30 AM

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Main Library, 2nd Floor Information Desk

Dec 18

Mon 6:00 pm

Technology Help Drop-in

Do you have a new laptop, tablet or e-reader, and are looking for a little help getting started?

Have you heard about getting free e-books, audio books, tv shows & movies from the library, and want to learn more?

Or do you want to learn a new language at home & at no cost?

Grab your device & come to our Technology Help Drop-in! No registration is required, but be sure to bring your device, your library card, and any passwords or other information that might help get you hooked up!

Call 781-320-1045, or email mriportella@minlib.net for more information.

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Dec 20

Wed 1:30 pm

Just for Fun Book Club

For kids in grades 6 - 8, no registration. Take a break from homework and join Lizzy to talk about books and enjoy snacks! Books will be available at the library.  Have a question? Email Lizzy at ehmcgovern@minlib.net for more information. 

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Sunday, Dec. 24

Christmas Schedule

The library will be closed Sunday Dec. 24 and Monday Dec. 25 for Christmas.  The library will re-open Tuesday Dec. 26 at 10am.

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Main Library, 2nd Floor Information Desk

Dec 25

Mon 6:00 pm

Technology Help Drop-in

Do you have a new laptop, tablet or e-reader, and are looking for a little help getting started?

Have you heard about getting free e-books, audio books, tv shows & movies from the library, and want to learn more?

Or do you want to learn a new language at home & at no cost?

Grab your device & come to our Technology Help Drop-in! No registration is required, but be sure to bring your device, your library card, and any passwords or other information that might help get you hooked up!

Call 781-320-1045, or email mriportella@minlib.net for more information.

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Monday, Dec. 25

Christmas Schedule

The library will be closed Sunday Dec. 24 and Monday Dec. 25 for Christmas.  The library will re-open Tuesday Dec. 26 at 10am.

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Sunday, Dec. 31

New Year’s Eve Schedule

The library will be closed Sunday Dec. 31 and Monday Jan. 1 for New Year's Eve and Day.  The library will re-open Tues. Jan. 2. at 10am.

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