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

Owls of Connecticut- a free evening nature program

The Westbrook Garden Club and the Library are sponsoring a free nature education program about owls native to Connecticut Monday evening, August 20 at 7 p.m. Laura Craver-Rogers from Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center will bring live owls and discuss their behavior and point out how to identify them by sight and sound. This program is open to school age children on up.

 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:

June 26-  Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance

Break for July & August

September 25 – Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

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

Free Genealogy Help on Second Tuesdays

Marcy Gustafson offers free help and advice on genealogy questions on the second Tuesday of the month, August 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. No appointment is necessary. Beginning in September this program will move to the 4th Tuesday of the month, September 25, at the same time.


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.