LIVE! Summer Reading has begun

Log books read, videos watched and online resources used. Activities earn you badges and tickets. Raffle drawings are based on age groups. Great raffle prizes to give away. Join anytime during the 8 weeks. The more you read the better your chances are of winning a prize. Click here to get started or call 508-894-1255 to set up a Beanstack account.

Curbside Services

Patrons can place holds on WB items through the Sails catalog and order books by phone. Pickup services 10 – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday, 10 – 2 p.m. on Saturday. Order “book bundles” from the menu above for children, teens, and adults that are customized to your taste and interests. Color & BW printing and Faxing available.

“This I Believe” Teen Essay Contest

We invite young people, ages 12 – 19 to write a short essay on something you believe in. The dramatic events of 2020 should stimulate your thoughts on this. Submit your essay via email to Library Director, Ellen Snoeyenbos, by Friday, August 21st. First Prize: $200, Second Prize: $100, Third Prize: $50. Winners will be announced on Friday, August 28th. Sponsored by Mansfield Bank and the Friends of the Library. Click here for more information.

 

Book Kits for Kids

Want us to build a bag of books specifically for your kids? Just fill in this form and we will get to work on it! We will call you for curbside pickup. You must use an active SAILS library card to place the order.

 

 

Toddler Book Kits

Want us to build a bag of books specifically for your kids? Just fill in this form and we will get to work on it! We will call you for curbside pickup. You must use an active SAILS library card to place the order.

 

 

Adult Reading Requests

Need another book to read for yourself? Just fill in this form and we will get to work on it! We will call you for curbside pickup. You must use an active SAILS library card to place the order.

 

Teen Reading and Viewing Requests

Looking for a great teen summer read? We have lots of great suggestions for you. IF you know what you are looking for, let us know and we will try to find it or something like it from our shelves.

 

Binge DVD Requests

Like to binge on a TV or movie series? Just fill in this form and we will get to work on it! We will call you for curbside pickup. You must use an active SAILS library card to place the order.

 

Boston Public Library eCard

Boston Public Library is extending content services to all residents of Massachusetts. They have a wealth of online resources. All you need to gain access is to apply for an eCard from this page on our website.

 

 

Laughter Yoga and Family Trivia Night

Although we have had to temporarily go on a hiatus with our popular online programs due to staffing needs for curbside pickup , we encourage you to access these fun programs at your convenience.

 

 

The F.A.R. Program returns

Dearly loved by the Adult Special Needs community, Ms. Michelle and Ms. Gail return by bringing a developmentally appropriate story, song, movement and craft online program to the public.

 

Gail’s Online Programs – the videos !

Our intrepid infant and toddler librarian, Gail McCarthy, brings her songs and books to the home viewing audience. She offers Baby Sing and Play to infants and very little ones and also, The Little Book Club, for toddlers who love books but also need movement and interaction.

 

 

Listen to a podcast on audiobook choices

Ellen gives an overview of how to get started on Hoopla Digital and gives some listening suggestions to adults, families, and children alike. Don’t forget – WBPL patrons get 12 borrows of Hoopla content per month!

 

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