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

Free Halloween Craft Program for Children at Westbrook Public Library

Shoreline Community Women are sponsoring a free Halloween craft program for school age children on Saturday, October 28, from 10a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the community room of the Westbrook Public Library. Space is limited so call 860 399-6422 or visit the library to sign up. You can also contact us by e-mail at Please try to sign up by 5 p.m. Friday, October 27.

Creatures of the Night

Join wildlife biologist Kris Vagos from the Stewart B. McKinney Wildlife Refuge for an entertaining and informative nature program on nocturnal animals at the Westbrook Public Library on Saturday, November 4, at 1 p.m. in the community room. This family friendly program about owls, bats, opossums, flying squirrels, and other fascinating creatures of the night is great for all ages. Reservations are necessary so email or contact us at the library.

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:

No meeting in December

   Summer Break

September 26 – The Bridge Ladies: a memoir by Betsy Lerner

October 24 –  Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

November 28 – A Month in the Country by J. L. Carr


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


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