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Night Owls Book Discussion (NWL)

October 1, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
Description Join us once a month on Tuesday evening (1st Tuesday) as we discuss stories about books and stories and those who love them. No registration necessary. Read the entire book, then show up by 7:00 pm at the Noah Webster Library, 20 So...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.

Toddlertime (NWL)

October 2, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
TODDLERTIME No registration required! Join us for an informal weekly gathering of age appropriate toys, conversation and a brief program of finger games & music. A parent or caregiver must accompany each child. Meets on Wednesdays...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Art Cart (NWL)

October 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Description:
ART CART No registration required! Join us on Wednesdays in the Children's Room for creative art experiences for children and their caregivers. Make it! Take it! Meets on Wednesdays, September 11, 18, 25 and October 2. IMPORTANT:&n...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

CRAFTY MORNING (BC)

October 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Description:
CRAFTY MORNINGS Ages 2 and older; child with adult No registration, a drop-in program Creative art experience. Make it! Take it! Meets on Wednesdays, September 11, 18, 25 & October 2 from 10:15 – 11:00 am. IMPORTAN...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Infant" group.

Babytime (NWL)

October 2, 2019
11:30am - 12:15pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Infant
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
BABYTIME No registration required! Join us for an informal weekly gathering of age appropriate toys, conversation and a brief program of finger games & music. A parent or caregiver must accompany each child. Meets on Wednesdays, S...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Needlecrafters for a Cause

October 2, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Description:
Crafting for a Cause!  Stitchers of all levels are invited to drop in to our new Project Linus group on Wednesdays from 1pm - 2pm to knit/crochet/quilt in the company of others. We will be making handmade, washable blankets to be given to s...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Advisory Board - NWL

October 2, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Teen
Description:
Meeting of the Teen Advisory Board. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Mother Goose on the Loose (NWL)

October 3, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story 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 & ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Infant" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

FAMILY STORYTIME (BC)

October 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
FAMILY STORYTIME Child with adult, no registration required Join us for a drop-in storytime for the whole family. Children of all ages are welcome. This program features songs, rhymes, dancing and stories. Meets on Thursdays, September 12, 19, ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Mighty Builders (NWL)

October 3, 2019
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: 0
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...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Therapy (NWL)

October 3, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Learning Lab
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Our Tech Therapist will do their best to answer your questions about downloadable audiobooks, ebooks, word processing, basic mobile device operation and some hands on help on a first come, first serve basis. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Books That Shook The World (NWL)

October 3, 2019
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: 71
Description:
Throughout the millennia of human history, we have, as a civilized species, been periodically reminded that "the pen is mightier than the sword." Case in point: The book. As a physical object, it is small—at least as compared to a tank or battleship ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

WH Chamber Connections (NWL)

October 4, 2019
7:30am - 9:00am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
West Hartford Connections is a fun and energetic morning leaders' exchange group that is held the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month. Attendees are given the great networking opportunity to connect with others doing business in the greater West Hartford...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

October 4, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
The New Yorker magazine discussion group meets at 11:00am on Fridays at the Noah Webster Library, 20 South Main St., in West Hartford Center. We gather in the Board Room on the uppermost level, the mezzanine. Each discussion is facilitated by a membe...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Description:
Join the fun as you learn to draw trees using charcoal and soft pastel on paper.  Artist KAREN ISRAEL will conduct the class, all levels welcome. Supplies included. REGISTRATION is limited to 15. To be considered for this class...

Park Road Parade - March with the Library!

October 5, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Everyone loves a parade! Come join the West Hartford Public Library marching in the annual Park Road Parade. Questions? Please call us at 860-561-6959 or speak to library staff on your next visit!  ...

PRACTICE ENGLISH (FAXON)

October 5, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Description:
Practice English is a drop-in program for those who want to improve their English skills. For more information please call 860.561.8201. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Description:
SATURDAY 10:30am. WALKING TOUR of the Trees of West Hartford with arborist John Kehoe. Approximately 2 hours. All walkers please meet on the front lawn between West Hartford Public Library (20 South Main Street) and First Church (12 South Mai...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Infant" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Gallery Reception: Laura Marks

October 5, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Description:
Please join us for a gallery reception for the artwork of Laura Marks. Laura Marks has been a Certified Zentangle Teacher since 2016 and holds a BA in Fine Arts from Eastern Connecticut State University and a MA in counseling from the University o...

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Mother Goose on the Loose (BC)

October 7, 2019
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: 1
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 & ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Mother Goose on the Loose (NWL)

October 7, 2019
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 & ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.

TIME for TWO'S (NWL)

October 7, 2019
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: 0
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, September 9, 16, 23 and October 7 (no...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Infant" group.

Wonderful Ones (NWL)

October 7, 2019
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: 2
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...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Infant" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.

Bouncing Babies (BC)

October 7, 2019
11:30am - 12:15pm
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, September 9, 16, 23 & October 7 (no class 9/30) from 11:30...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

COME LEARN with ME (NWL)

October 7, 2019
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: 1
Description:
COME LEARN with ME: Moving Beyond Storytime  *Ages 2-3 years*, child with adult This program requires registration - this is not a drop-in class. A parent education program based on the 5 principles of Every Child Ready to Rea...

TECH THERAPY (BISHOPS CORNER)

October 7, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Description:
Our Tech Therapist will do their best to answer your questions about downloadable audiobooks, ebooks, word processing, basic spreadsheets, and presentation software and give some hands on help on a first come, first serve basis. Every Mondays 1:30 -...