Westfield Library App

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.

 

Demos for Social Media

Niche Academy teaches you how to use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Good Reads, Instagram, and more!

 

Digital Download Center

Learn about how you can download ebooks, audiobooks, movies, and music from the Westfield Memorial Library.

 

Library App Place

Get library apps for ereaders, databases, library barcodes, government services and more!

Overdrive Advantage

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.

 

Reference Department

Resources compiled by the Westfield Memorial Library's Reference Department.

Wowbrary!

Sign up for Wowbrary and get updates about the Westfield Library's newest books, DVDs, CDs, programs and more!

Book Club Kits

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!

Facebook

Learn about upcoming events and see photos of events that just happened with our Facebook page!

The Year 1969: 50 Years Later
with Evan Weiner

What a year it was! Go back in time as lecturer Evan Weiner details the events of 1969 and how the events shaped modern culture. Milestone events of 1969 include landing the first men on the moon, the creation of the artificial heart, the Stonewall Riots, and last performance by the Beatles, Sesame Street, Monty Python's Flying Circus, and the Arpanet.

Wednesday, September 11, 7:00-8:30 PM

Guitar Power with Anton Del Forno

This fun and memorable program will entertain and educate!   In addition to performing on the guitar, musician will demonstrates to his audience the guitar's fullest capabilities as a virtuoso instrument.  He'll share with them various guitar techniques through the performance of his own music, discuss what it takes to create a piece of music, and explain why and how he chose the guitar as his instrument.  When playing another composer's work, he'll speak about biographical points of interest about that artist.   This is a perfect event for those who love music, want to learn more about the guitar, or find out how to develop into a better musician!

Saturday, September 14, 2:00-3:30 PM

Peak into Fall

This fun and memorable program will entertain and educate!   In addition to performing on the guitar, musician will demonstrates to his audience the guitar's fullest capabilities as a virtuoso instrument.  He'll share with them various guitar techniques through the performance of his own music, discuss what it takes to create a piece of music, and explain why and how he chose the guitar as his instrument.  When playing another composer's work, he'll speak about biographical points of interest about that artist.   This is a perfect event for those who love music, want to learn more about the guitar, or find out how to develop into a better musician!

Join registered dietitian Victoria Coglianese for a hands-on cooking class for adults with healthy recipes using seasonal fall produce. Learn tips on how to incorporate these nutrient filled foods into your meals and snacks in fun and creative ways. In this class, Victoria will be making autumn chickpea salad using butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, parsnips and sweet potatoes. 

Wednesday, September 18, 1:00-2:00 PM

Secrets of Landscape Photography

Whether you like to photograph in your backyard or on your exotic travels, New Jersey native Joel Simpson can show you how to make your landscapes stronger, really wow your friends, and make great wall art (and gifts!). He'll show you photographs he has taken around the world, what he had to do to capture them, and how he modified them on his computer to make compelling art works.

Renowned photographer Joel Simpson has traveled the world for photography, and has taught photography skills for many years. Joel has just released is book of world-wide geological photography, Earthforms: Intimate Portraits of Our Planet, which contains his best natural scenic photographs from the past 15 years.

Wednesday September 14, 2019, 6:30-8:30 PM

TGIF

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Lunch Bunch Storytime

Pack up your lunch or a snack, and come enjoy a picnic storytime! Weather permitting we will have the storytime outside; if the weather is not cooperative, we will still have fun with an indoor picnic!

Friday, August 23, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Family Board Games

Enjoy some quality time with your kids, free of electronic devices - come play some board games at the library! We will have a wide selection of games available, suitable for all ages.

No pre-registration required.

Saturday, August 17, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

It's Movie Time!

Brighten up your Tuesday with some fun movies! Come in out of the hot days of August and enjoy some air-conditioned animated movie versions of picture books.

Tuesday, August 20, 10:30-11:00 AM

Tuesday, August 27, 10:30-11:00 AM

Monday - Thursday, 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday: Closed During the Summer