Events

Check out the Children and Teen pages for up coming programs geared towards children and/or families.

Medicare Counseling Returns to the Library

     A trained Medicare counselor will be at the Westbrook Public Library. Beginning in July, the counselor will be available on the first and third Friday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Please call the library at 860 399-6422 or email the library at westbrook.public.lib@gmail.com to make an appointment.

Westbrook Garden Club Programs

The Friends of the Westbrook Public Library co-sponsor many of the Garden Club programs.  They are open to the public. Up next:

Monday evening August 19 at 7:00 pm

Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center returns to the library with an informative program about the wildlife in Connecticut. This program is for  school age children to adults. It is free and no reservation or sign up is necessary.

SCORE Workshops coming to the Library

Contact the local chapter of SCORE at 860 388-9508 or at scorechapter@gmail.com. While pre-registration is suggested , walk-ins are welcome.

More information about SCORE can be found at score.org

Westbrook Readers Book Discussion Group

The Westbrook Readers meetings are open to all. They are informative and fun. The group meets in the library downstairs in the small conference room. The Readers meetings are scheduled for the fourth Tuesday of the month and start at 10:00 am. The following books will be coming up:

September 24………Grandma Gatewood’s walk by Ben Montgomery

October 22…………..The silver music box by Mina Baites

November 26……….The art of scandal : the life and times of Isabella                                                    Stewart Gardner by Douglas Shand-Tucci

Call the Library at 860 399-6422(Tuesday-Saturday) for more information.

Free Genealogy Help on 4th Tuesdays

Marcy Fuller, Professional Genealogist, with a certification in Genealogical Research from Boston University, offers free help and advice on genealogy questions on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6 to 8 p.m. No appointment is necessary.


FOOD FOR FINES!

The Library is accepting donations of canned and non-perishable food items instead of fines for overdue materials. Items donated will be taken to the Food Pantry at St. Mark’s Church in Westbrook.