The Westfield Memorial Library now has its own app for Android and Apple devices!
The app, in a mobile-friendly format, allows you to do on your smartphone everything you can do on our library website.
Niche Academy teaches you how to use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Good Reads, Instagram, and more!
Learn about how you can download ebooks, audiobooks, movies, and music from the Westfield Memorial Library.
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Overdrive Advantage is a special service that the Westfield Library subscribes to that provides additional licenses for ebooks. Thanks to Overdrive Advantage, you have a shorter waittime for ebooks.
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Each kit contains ten paperback copies of the same title, discussion questions, and other resources. You can check out a kit and distribute the books among your book club members. Each member now has a copy of the next book to be discussed without any extra work at all. Convenient and easy!
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Author Talk--Rae DelBianco, 'Rough Animals'
This author's first novel 'Rough Animals' received rave reviews and was listed as among the New York Post's 25 Top Thrillers of the summer! Kirkus Reviews raved 'This take-no-prisoners debut from DelBianco has been compared to Cormac McCarthy, Denis Johnson, Ron Rash, Donald Ray Pollack, and Jim Thompson, and rather than argue, we'll just throw in Gabriel Tallent.' Publisher's Weekly called it a 'Furious and electric debut' What a rare accomplishment, but Rae DelBianco is has been determined and focused her whole life.Join us as Rae discusses her writing goals, shares her story, and offers everyone tips on the writing and publishing process.
Rough Animals, the first novel by Rae DelBianco, has been compared to the work of Cormac McCarthy, Denis Johnson, and Gabriel Tallent, has received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly andKirkus Reviews, and has been praised by Vogue, the New York Post, Vulture, New York Magazine, Nylon, Southern Living, Outside Magazine, The Chicago Review of Books,Refinery29, and Literary Hub.
Modern Real World Etiquette
What ever happened to good old fashioned courtesy? In our often hurried, electronic 'Must have it now” world, many of the basic rules have fallen by the wayside. Enjoy this review of contemporary guidelines to avoid hearing from the 'Etiquette Police.” Popular instructor Karen Camden will be presenting.
Anne and Lee Hale Series--Josh Albertson, 'Digital Media is Dead, long live Digital Media'
The former Vox, Gawker, Curbed, Eater & Racked exec Josh Albertson talks about the past and future of making news online.
Josh Albertson is a Westfield native and resident, graduate of Westfield High School, and the Inman Group CEO.
This program is made possible by grants from The Anne and Lee Hale Fund and The Thomas Glasser Foundation.
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Enjoy a playspace and reading nook as you and your little one(s) enjoy the chance to get together! Moms, dads, caregivers and babies 0-23 months are invited to socialize and interact in our program room. We'll provide playmats, board books and simple toys.
2's on Tuesday Storytime
Stories, songs, finger-plays and movement activities.
3's on Thursday Storytime
Stories, songs, rhymes and more.
Join us for fun stories and craft activities as we continue our path towards literacy.