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!
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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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New Jersey in World War I
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, learn about New Jersey's role in the War, from the sacrifices made by New Jersey soldiers, to the contribution of New Jersey's industrial might, to Hoboken's vital role as the major American embarkation point, to sabotage by German agents in New Jersey itself.
The lecture will be by Joseph Bilby, a celebrated author and historian of New Jersey.
A Musical Afternoon with the Belle Tones
Join us this afternoon for a wonderful musical trio! Often called the Twenty First Century Andrews Sisters The Belle Tones celebrate music's great girls groups with class, panache and fun. The Belle Tones have performed in PA, NJ, NY, OH, WVA at Fairs, Conventions, VFWs, VA Hospitals, State Theaters, Country Clubs, Parades, Sports Events, (Philadelphia Phillies twice), New York Red Bulls, on the radio, 55+ Residencies, The Freedoms Foundation in Valley Forge, and with Joe Piscopo from Saturday Night Live. They sing and dance their way from the 1920s, 1940s, and beyond, particularly patriotic songs!
Increase Well Being with the Alexander Technique
This program is designed to increase your physical and emotional well-being! The Alexander Technique is a set of simple movements and a mindset that helps with pain and discomfort, and with negative feelings that tend to affect one's health. Join instructor Zadok Ruben as he guides attendees through basic movements and thinking designed for coping with pain and stress.
Zadok Ruben is a certified Alexander Technique teacher who has studied in New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, and Virginia. His teaching practices includes lessons to Veterans in the United States, he is a faculty teacher at the Philadelphia School for the Alexander Technique, and presents anatomy at teacher training programs. He also teaches the Alexander Technique to students at the New Jersey Workshop for the Performing Arts in Westfield.
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