Upcoming Events

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NATIONAL NOVEL WRITING MONTH: COME WRITE IN SESSIONS

November 24, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Writing Group
Description:
Writers participating in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) are invited to work on their novels in a supportive environment (with plenty of outlets and writing resources) and enter to win NaNoWriMo prizes!  Light snacks are ...

Local History Room Open (NWL)

November 24, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Local History Room
Age Group: Adult
Description:
The Local History Room, located at the Noah Webster Library, is normally open for research every other Saturday morning. If you are coming from a distance to do research, please call the Reference Desk at 860-561-6990 to confirm. In addition, many ma...

Saturday Silly Sing-Along with Edward Leonard (NWL)

November 24, 2018
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
Sing, dance and jump with performer Edward Leonard and experience his full bag of musical surprises! No Registration required. For preschool children & their parents. Meets on Saturdays November 24, December 22 and January 19. ...

Nextgen Saturdays (NWL)

November 24, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Children's Main Floor Area
Age Group: Preschool, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop, Arts/Crafts
Description:
Do you like to build with Legos? Come play with motors, gears, moving vehicles and learn some basic engineering. You might also make a friend or two! Stop by to see what you can create. Meets in the main area of the Children’s Room from 1-4 PM. No re...

Mother Goose on the Loose (NWL)

November 26, 2018
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
MOTHER GOOSE on the LOOSE Ages 18 months-4 years, child with adult This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Mother goose on the Loose is an early-literacy program that combines music, movement, visual literacy & ...

Mother Goose on the Loose (BC)

November 26, 2018
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
MOTHER GOOSE on the LOOSE Ages 18 months-4 years, child with adult. This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Mother goose on the Loose is an early-literacy program that combines music, movement, visual literacy &...

TIME for TWO'S (NWL)

November 26, 2018
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Children, Toddler
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Description:
TIME FOR TWO’S Ages 24-35 months, child with adult This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Join us for stories, finger games, movement activities and playtime. Meets on Mondays, November 5, 19, 26 & December 3 f...

Mighty Builders (NWL)

November 26, 2018
11:30am - 12:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
MIGHTY BUILDERS Ages 3-5 years, child alone This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Enjoy stories about construction, inventing and engineering. Build with Legos, blocks, create a marble run and more! A great opport...

Bouncing Babies (BC)

November 26, 2018
11:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Infant, Toddler
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
BOUNCING BABIES Ages newborn to 18 Months, no registration required. This program features songs, rhymes, knee bounces and stories followed by group playtime! Meets on Mondays, November 5, 19, 26 & December 3 (no class 11/12) from...

Mini-Movers - Party Like a Preschooler! (NWL)

November 26, 2018
11:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
MINI-MOVERS – PARTY LIKE a PRESCHOOLER! Ages 2-5 yrs. (child with adult), no registration required  Explore non-stop fun and interaction with your little ones through music, movement & activities. Meets on Mondays, November 5, 19, 26 &...

Library Board Meeting

November 26, 2018
6:00pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
West Hartford Public Library Board Monthly Meeting and the public is welcome. According to Library Board rules residents or taxpayers of the town may address the Board, for not more than three minutes, by signing up at the meeting and identifying the...

The Nutcracker - CT Concert Ballet (FX)

November 26, 2018
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teen, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Description:
The CT Concert Ballet performs selections from The Nutcracker with dancers in full costumes. For children ages 4 & older with parent/adult. Registration required - online or by calling the Children’s Dept. at 860.561.8200. This ...

BISHOPS CORNER BOOK DISCUSSION - (BC)

November 27, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Adult Department
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
No registration necessary. Discussion books are available for checkout at the Bishops Corner branch. Participants enter the library via the Senior Center on the mornings of the discussion. Please call Bishops Corner at 860.561.8212 with any questi...

Mother Goose on the Loose (NWL)

November 27, 2018
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
MOTHER GOOSE on the LOOSE Ages 18 months-4 years, child with adult This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Mother goose on the Loose is an early-literacy program that combines music, movement, visual literacy & ...

Mother Goose on the Loose (FX)

November 27, 2018
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
MOTHER GOOSE on the LOOSE Ages 18 months-4 years, child with adult This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Mother goose on the Loose is an early-literacy program that combines music, movement, visual literacy & ...

TIME for TWO'S (NWL)

November 27, 2018
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Children, Toddler
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
TIME FOR TWO’S Ages 24-35 months, child with adult This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Join us for stories, finger games, movement activities and playtime. Meets on Tuesdays, November 13, 20, 27 & December 4...

Stay & Play (FX)

November 27, 2018
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
STAY & PLAY Ages 18 months & up, child with adult, No registration required An informal play time for ages 18 months and up. Have fun with building blocks, puzzles, and other age-appropriate toys. Those registered for Mother Goose ...

Mighty Builders (NWL)

November 27, 2018
11:30am - 12:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
MIGHTY BUILDERS Ages 3-5 years, child alone This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. Enjoy stories about construction, inventing and engineering. Build with Legos, blocks, create a marble run and more! A great opport...

Wonderful Ones (NWL)

November 27, 2018
11:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Infant
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
WONDERFUL ONES Ages 1 year, child with adult. This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. An energetic story time to match the energy of beginning walkers! Designed for active one-year-olds and their caregivers to enjoy...

COMPUTER COACH (FAXON)

November 27, 2018
12:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Computer Coaches can assist with basic computer skills, email, word processing, spreadsheets, and Internet searching. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED ...

Local History Room Open (NWL)

November 27, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Local History Room
Age Group: Adult
Description:
The Local History Room, located at the Noah Webster Library, is open and staffed by a volunteer today. In addition, many materials from this collection may be accessed during all library hours. Please inquire at the Reference Desk. ...

ALL THINGS GOOGLE - GOOGLE PHOTOS (FAXON)

November 27, 2018
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
ALL THINGS GOOGLE In this series you will learn about some of the free software made available by Google. You will learn how to use these applications effectively and to the best of your advantage. Each class will be followed by an open practice s...

Local History Room Open (NWL)

November 27, 2018
6:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Local History Room
Age Group: Adult
Description:
The Local History Room, located at the Noah Webster Library, is normally open for research on Tuesday evenings from 6PM-8:45 PM. If you are coming from a distance to do research, please call the Reference Desk at 860-561-6990 to confirm. In addition,...

Sleep Success Workshop (NWL)

November 27, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 65
Description:
Do you spend hours rocking, walking or nursing your baby to sleep? Does your child refuse to stay in their bed and end up in yours? Does your toddler need you to lie down, hold you hand or rub his back to fall asleep? If you dread nap time and bed...