November 2019

Main Library

Nov 4

Mon 10:30 am

Westwood Early Childhood Presents: Baby Kneads (Registration Required)

Join Sheryl White as she helps parents learn to soothe, connect, and communicate with their babies. Topics include Infant Growth and Development, Baby Massage, Sign Language, Sleep, Nutrition and more.

 

Please Note: This is a Westwood Early Childhood program and you will need to register with them. See the link below:

Preregistration for the series is required.
Open to parents from Walpole, Westwood, Medfield, Medway, Millis, Dover & Sherborn.
Sign up @ https://tinyurl.com/WalpoleCFCE

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Community Room

Nov 5

Tue 10:30 am

Armchair Travel with Barry Pell

Coffee and light refreshments beginning at 10 am.  Photo journey will begin at 10:30 am.
Tuesday, November 5, 2019  A Year in Morocco   Sponsored by the Friends of the Westwood Public Library, the Friends of the Westwood Council on Aging, and the Westwood Foundation for Education.

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Nov 5

Tue 6:30 pm

Magic the Gathering Club

Ages 9 and up. Drop in and play (or learn to play) the fantasy card game Magic the Gathering. Bring your own deck, or borrow a starter deck from the library. 

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Main Library

Nov 6

Wed 7:00 pm

Westwood Writers’ Group

This is a new group for adults interested in writing. The Westwood Writers' Group will meet once a month to:

• write together
• critique each other's work
• discuss a writing topic of interest for the group

It doesn't matter if you have been writing for years or just thinking about it. It doesn't matter if you write romance or thriller or literary fiction. It doesn't matter if you write very short fiction or 500K word novels. All are welcome! 

To register, please email Anu at composeadream@gmail.com, call 781-320-1045, or stop by the 2nd Floor Info Desk at the Main Library.

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Main Library, Community Room

Nov 7

Thu 7:00 pm

Great Decisions

Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. Contact the Adult Services Department at 781-320-1045 for more information.

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Nov 12

Tue 6:30 pm

Magic the Gathering Club

Ages 9 and up. Drop in and play (or learn to play) the fantasy card game Magic the Gathering. Bring your own deck, or borrow a starter deck from the library. 

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Conference Room

Nov 12

Tue 7:00 pm

Spanish Conversation Circle

A Spanish conversation circle open to beginners, intermediate, and advanced speakers. A friendly place to practice and improve your Spanish language skills. Practice will include group discussions and reading practice, with the potential for music, games, and videos in Spanish.

All are welcome. Please contact Steve at Shinop87@gmail with questions or comments. 

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Community Room

Nov 13

Wed 7:00 pm

Special Author Event featuring local author Neal Sanders - Gardening Is Murder!

Some garden for the love of it, but others, like presenter Neal Sanders, garden more for the love of their spouse!  All are invited to come and enjoy this laugh-out-loud presentation about gardening from the "spouse's point of view."

Sponsored by Community Spotlight, Friends of the Westwood Public Library, and Friends of the Westwood Council on Aging.

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Children’s Department, Main Library

Nov 14

Thu 3:45 pm

Visit with Cinderella and Little Red Riding Hood!

Families with children are welcome to stop by the kids department starting at 4:45PM to visit with Cinderella and Little Red from Westwood Players upcoming musical Into the Woods! They will read a short story and sing a song from the musical. 

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Main Library, Community Room

Nov 15

Fri 10:30 am

J.L. Rose and BEFORE THE MAYFLOWER

The product of three decades of research, J.L. Rose's brilliant novel reveals the story (1587-1620), before the famous Atlantic crossing. Rich with details of 16th & 17th century England and Holland, the dramatic path to the Mayflower is illuminated, filled with risk and romance.

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Main Library

Nov 15

Fri 4:00 pm

Books and Bites Book Club (Registration Required)

For kids in 2nd and 3rd grade. Who loves books?! Who loves snacks?! Who loves book-themed snacks?!  Each month 2nd and 3rd graders will read a chosen book and participate in discussion, activities, and themed snacks when possible. Email Kristy @ Kpasquariello@minlib.net for more info.    

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Nov 16

Sat 12:00 pm

Celebrate International Friendship Week

Celebrate International Friendship week with Westwood's Finest. Drop by the library with your children for cookies, hot cocoa and a friendly chat with Westwood Police.  For details, click here, or better yet, drop by the library.

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Nov 19

Tue 6:30 pm

Magic the Gathering Club

Ages 9 and up. Drop in and play (or learn to play) the fantasy card game Magic the Gathering. Bring your own deck, or borrow a starter deck from the library. 

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Main Library

Nov 25

Mon 10:30 am

Westwood Early Childhood Presents: Baby Kneads (Registration Required)

Join Sheryl White as she helps parents learn to soothe, connect, and communicate with their babies. Topics include Infant Growth and Development, Baby Massage, Sign Language, Sleep, Nutrition and more.

 

Please Note: This is a Westwood Early Childhood program and you will need to register with them. See the link below:

Preregistration for the series is required.
Open to parents from Walpole, Westwood, Medfield, Medway, Millis, Dover & Sherborn.
Sign up @ https://tinyurl.com/WalpoleCFCE

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Nov 26

Tue 6:30 pm

Magic the Gathering Club

Ages 9 and up. Drop in and play (or learn to play) the fantasy card game Magic the Gathering. Bring your own deck, or borrow a starter deck from the library. 

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Conference Room

Nov 26

Tue 7:00 pm

Spanish Conversation Circle

A Spanish conversation circle open to beginners, intermediate, and advanced speakers. A friendly place to practice and improve your Spanish language skills. Practice will include group discussions and reading practice, with the potential for music, games, and videos in Spanish.

All are welcome. Please contact Steve at Shinop87@gmail with questions or comments. 

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Community Room, Westwood Public Library

Nov 29

Fri 2:00 pm

Elf: Interactive Movie

Families are welcome to join us for lots of laughs, singing, eating marshmallows and more as we follow along with Elf in this interactive watching extravaganza!

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