July 2020

Virtual Event

Jul 2

Thu 7:00 pm

*YAB (Youth Advisory Board)

Join Felicia via Zoom to socialize and share some ideas about what virtual programs you want! A valid email is required to register and attend.       

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Historical Fiction Book Group: WHERE THE WIND LEADS by Vinh Chung

Friends, books, and conversation! Join us via Zoom as we talk about WHERE THE WIND LEADS by Vinh Chung. Click here to borrow and download the eBook or digital audiobook from Hoopla. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed in the confirmation email and one day before the event. For more information please email Claire Connors, Head of Branch Services at cconnors@minlib.net.

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Virtual Event

Jul 7

Tue 7:00 pm

Middle School Book Club: Echo North | Joanna Ruth Meyer

Join Felicia and Lizzy via Zoom to discuss a new book every month. In July we will be reading Echo North by Joanna Ruth Meyer, available as an eBook and audiobook on Libby. A valid email is required to register and attend.

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Virtual Islington Book Group: FLAT BROKE WITH TWO GOATS

Friends, books, and conversation! Join us via Zoom as we talk about FLAT BROKE WITH TWO GOATS by Jennifer McGaha. Click here to borrow and download the ebook or digital audiobook from Hoopla. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed in the confirmation email and one day before the event. For more information please email Claire Connors, Head of Branch Services at cconnors@minlib.net.

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Virtual Event

Jul 10

Fri 9:30 am

Babbling with Babies

Gather with other baby caregivers to chat, laugh, and share your experiences. Sheryl White of BabyKneads will talk mindfulness for mom’s with babies, Bonding, Development, and whatever else you have questions about. We will share tips for spending quality time with your little one at home! 

Friday July 10 @ 9:30AM 

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First Chapter Fridays

Join Westwood Children's Librarians for lunch as they read aloud their favorite First Chapter books via Zoom. 

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Virtual Event

Jul 15

Wed 4:00 pm

Stay @ Home Book Club: Cog

Join Lizzy and Kristy via Zoom to discuss a new book every month. In July we will be discussing COG by Greg Van Eekhout, available an eBook and audiobook on Hoopla. A valid email is required to register and attend. 

Event open to kids in grades 3-5


This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed one day before the event (July 14). For more information please email Kristy Pasquariello at kpasquariello@minlib.net.
 

For the most updated information visit our website: www.westwoodlibrary.org or follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.

If you have questions or would like more information please email wwdmail1@minlib.net, or call 781-320-1041. Library staff will try to respond to all calls and messages within 24 hours.

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Virtual Event

Jul 15

Wed 6:30 pm

PJ Storytime

Kids ages 0-5 and their parents/caregivers are welcome to join us on Zoom for a stay @ home PJ Storytime. Get on your favorite comfy pajamas and bring a stuffed animal to show and tell! Miss Caitlyn will read stories, sing songs, and lead action rhymes.

Email ehmcgovern@minlib.net to register or check the website for details.

Pre-registration is required one ticket = one computer (not per person). Registration is available via Facebook, EventBrite and the Westwood Public Library's website. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address.  Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be sent via email one day before the event.  

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Fairy Tale Fun

Join Miss Kristy for a special virtual storytime exploring favorite fairy tales. We'll read stories and create cool crafts  to go along. Recommended for kids age 4 and up.

 

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Virtual Event

Jul 16

Thu 7:00 pm

Teens & Screens

Join via Zoom to discuss the movie or TV show of the month and join us for a spirited discussion! A valid email is required to register and attend.

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First Chapter Fridays

Join Westwood Children's Librarians for lunch as they read aloud their favorite First Chapter books via Zoom. 

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Jul 20

Mon 2:00 pm

Fortnite Tournament with One Up Games

Fortnite Tournaments have been taken to the next level! See how you measure up again other local battle royale competitors in our FREE Private Custom Matchmaking Tournament, courtesy of One Up Games.

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Virtual Event

Jul 21

Tue 11:00 am

Storytime @ Home: Going to the Moon

Join Miss Lizzy and Miss Kristy as they share songs and stories via zoom. Grab your favorite stuffy and be prepared to sing along!

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Jul 21

Tue 7:00 pm

YA for Adult Bookclub: House of Dragons

You’re never too old for YA! Join like-minded adults to discuss these fine specimens of Young Adult literature!

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Virtual Book Share

Friends, books, and conversation! Join us via Zoom as we talk about books. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed one day before the event (July 21st). For more information please email Claire Connors, Head of Branch Services at cconnors@minlib.net.

 

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Virtual Event

Jul 22

Wed 7:00 pm

QuaranTEEN Bookclub: Tyler Johnson Was Here | Jay Coles

Join Felicia and Lizzy via Zoom to discuss a new book every month. In July we will be reading Tyler Johnson Was Here by Jay Coles, available as an eBook and audiobook on Libby. A valid email is required to register and attend.

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Great Decisions Online with Tina McCusker: U.S. Relations and the Northern Triangle

Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The topic, U.S. Relations and the Northern Triangle, will be discussed via Zoom; a valid email address is required to register and attend. Questions? Email Tina McCusker, Reference Librarian & Great Decisions Facilitator at tmccusker@minlib.net. New attendees are encouraged to join! 

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First Chapter Fridays

Join Westwood Children's Librarians for lunch as they read aloud their favorite First Chapter books via Zoom. 

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Virtual Event

Jul 29

Wed 6:30 pm

PJ Storytime

Kids ages 0-5 and their parents/caregivers are welcome to join us on Zoom for a stay @ home PJ Storytime. Get on your favorite comfy pajamas and bring a stuffed animal to show and tell! Miss Caitlyn will read stories, sing songs, and lead action rhymes.

Email ehmcgovern@minlib.net to register or check the website for details.

Pre-registration is required one ticket = one computer (not per person). Registration is available via Facebook, EventBrite and the Westwood Public Library's website. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address.  Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be sent via email one day before the event.  

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Virtual Events

Jul 29

Wed 7:00 pm

Harry Potter Trivia Night!

Calling all Gryffindors, Hufflepuffs, Ravenclaws, and Slytherins test your knowledge of Harry Potter at this Family Trivia Night!

Register one computer per family and join in the challenge to win some prizes and test your knowledge. Hosted by the Trivia Brothers!

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Virtual Event

Jul 30

Thu 3:00 pm

Fairy Tale Fun

Join Miss Kristy for a special virtual storytime exploring favorite fairy tales. We'll read stories and create cool crafts  to go along. Recommended for kids age 4 and up.

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First Chapter Fridays

Join Westwood Children's Librarians for lunch as they read aloud their favorite First Chapter books via Zoom. 

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