OPEN for Curbside Services

CURBSIDE SERVICES: Holds Pickup, Copying, Printing, Passports,  Adult, Teen, Children’s Book Bundles, Self-guided Story Strolls, Meditative Serenity Space. (508) 894-1255. Book Drop is OPEN for returns.

Beanstack Winter Reading Challenge!

Read five or more books between Jan. 1 – Jan. 31, 2021. If you do so, we’ll enter you into our prize raffle. This challenge is for readers of ALL ages. You don’t need a WB library card to participate. With Beanstack, log the number of books you read on the webpage or the Beanstack Tracker App on your phone.

 

Dress-a-Girl-Around-the-World

Winter is a great time to sew! Pick up a dress kit curbside at the library and get the pleasure of creating a safe, durable, dress for a young girl who is needy and vulnerable. By putting the Dress a Girl label on the dress it indicates that an organization is looking after her and maybe a predator will stay away.  Call (508)894-1255 to reserve a kit or two.

 

New audiobook club starting!

Assistant Director, Laura Williams, is forming an audiobook club with the theme, True Stories, focusing on historical characters. All books can be found on the multi-user platform, Hoopla.  Participants can instantly download the book to start listening. The first book discussed will be, No Ordinary Timeby Doris Kearns Goodwin. The first discussion will be on Tuesday, March 2 @ 6:30 p.m. on Zoom. Contact Laura to sign up and get the meeting code.

 

FAR Program explores the inventions of Benjamin Franklin

Explore the many inventions of Benjamin Franklin with hosts, Michelle and Gail!

Click here to begin….

 

Story Strolls: the Library on the Lawn

GET OUTDOORS! An interactive display of favorite children’s books will be set out every dry day that the staff is in the building. “Walk” through the books and engage your children with the content by repeating the chants, asking questions, and finding the next page in the Stroll.  Check out our current offerings: Snow Dude and Where Do Fairies Go When It Snows? For an example, here is a glimpse at these two book strolls.

 

Gail’s Online Programs – the videos !

Gail brings interactive songs, stories, movement, music AND yoga to little ones in this YouTube playlist. The newest addition is Yoga Nature Walk with Ms. Gail and two young friends.

 

 

Book Review Podcast

WBPL staff discuss current best sellers in a conversational format.

 

 

 

 

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