Tue 6:30 pm
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Wed 6:00 pm
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
Wed 7:00 pm
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
Chiara Bistro, Westwood
Tue 7:00 pm
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!
Wed 7:00 pm
***Program has been canceled due to illness. Model crafts and instructions will be available throughout the day on Thursday in the library for viewing.
Looking for a great, but inexpensive gift to perhaps make in bulk and share? 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
Fri 10:30 am
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
Wed 1:30 pm
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 email@example.com for more information.
Thu 10:30 am
All ages, no registration. Come listen to winter stories, rhymes, and songs!