Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Get Up and Paint! Program (NWL)

February 29, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Grades 6-12: Make a unique springtime painting. Supplies and instruction are provided by the talented Pam's Picasso's. Seating is limited and registration is required. Register online or by calling 860-561-6990. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

KC Sisters in Concert (NWL)

February 29, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Children, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
A fun family concert for all! The Noah Webster Library welcomes the KC Sisters. FREE tickets are required to attend - available starting Feb. 10 at the Children's Circulation Desk. Concert takes place in the Noah Webster Library Mee...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club (NWL)

March 9, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Rolie Polie Guacamole (NWL)

March 14, 2020
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Teen, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
Please note: Due to unexpected circumstances, this concert was re-scheduled from Saturday, February 22 to Saturday, March 14. We are sorry for the inconvenience.  Rolie Polie Guacamole is an award-winning family & children friendly band f...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Pokemon Go Toxic Cup Tournament

March 16, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Description:
Ages 13-Adult: All Pok√©mon Go trainers are welcome to participate in a ranked Silph League Arena ... Cup Tournament at the Noah Webster Library on Thursday, February 20! Pre-registration is preferred. Register directly here. On...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group, Film
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
WEDNESDAYS AT 6:15PM Beginning January 22 Noah Webster Library Meeting Room Register Below to receive an email reminder Join film professor Nick Rocco Scalia for a screening and discussion of the Films of John Carpenter. From the genre...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club (NWL)

March 23, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Chocolate Make-and-Take (NWL)

March 25, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Grades 6-12: Teens are welcome to this program highlighting chocolate entrepreneurs, the history of how chocolate is made and where it comes from, fun chocolate trivia, and make-and-take chocolate creations using various techniques of dipping, d...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 78
Description:
Climate change is a challenge to us all. Are you asking yourself questions like "What can I do?" or "Am I doing enough?" This program will explore the emissions that lead to climate destruction and individual and community actions that can reduce our...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

POETRY NOW! Series (NWL)

March 26, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop, Writing Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
THURSDAY - POETRY NOW! - LIBRARY BOARD ROOM Join Julie Choffel, West Hartford's Poet Laureate, in reading and conversation about poems that speak to our lives today. Each time we will discuss a different handful of poems from a range of contempora...
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Code Ninjas WeHa - Minecraft (NWL)

April 2, 2020
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Teen Room
Age Group: Tween, Teen
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Grades 5-8: Join us for a brief introduction to coding using Minecraft. Use block coding to solve puzzles and create new worlds within the game. Seating is limited and registration is required. Sign up online or by calling 860-561-6990. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club (NWL)

April 6, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group, Film
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
WEDNESDAYS AT 6:15PM Beginning January 22 Noah Webster Library Meeting Room Register Below to receive an email reminder Join film professor Nick Rocco Scalia for a screening and discussion of the Films of John Carpenter. From the genre...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club (NWL)

April 20, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Teen Room
Age Group: Tween, Teen
Description:
West Hartford students and residents in grades 6-12 are invited to submit up to 2 poems for consideration for the 2020 Teen Poetry Contest. Poems may be any style or length, but must reflect the author's original work. To enter, please submit two ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
Poets Laureate Margaret Gibson, Poet Laureate of Connecticut and Julie Choffel, Poet Laureate of West Hartford will read from their work.  MARGARET GIBSON, current State of Connecticut Poet Laureate, is the author of 12 books of poe...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club (NWL)

May 4, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club (NWL)

May 18, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group, Film
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
WEDNESDAYS AT 6:15PM Beginning January 22 Noah Webster Library Meeting Room Register Below to receive an email reminder Join film professor Nick Rocco Scalia for a screening and discussion of the Films of John Carpenter. From the genre...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

POETRY NOW! Series (NWL)

May 21, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop, Writing Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
THURSDAY - POETRY NOW! - LIBRARY BOARD ROOM Join Julie Choffel, West Hartford's Poet Laureate, in reading and conversation about poems that speak to our lives today. Each time we will discuss a different handful of poems from a range of contempora...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club (NWL)

June 1, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Origami (NWL)

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Join us for an origami session on Wednesday, June 3rd with West Hartford artist (and library employee!) Janet Valencis. In this session, you will be able to make the Japanese folds into a combination of intricate designs, which will include one of th...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group, Film
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
WEDNESDAYS AT 6:15PM Beginning January 22 Noah Webster Library Meeting Room Register Below to receive an email reminder Join film professor Nick Rocco Scalia for a screening and discussion of the Films of John Carpenter. From the genre...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Author Event, Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
ONE WORLD Lecture Hot Topics in Animal Advocacy: Legal Status, Rights & Welfare Monday, July 9 at 7:00PM Noah Webster Library Meeting Room, 20 S. Main Street The lecture will explain a brief history of the animal rights movement; philosophi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Halloween Pet Parade (NWL - Blue Back Square)

October 31, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Blue Back Square
Age Group: Adult, Children, Tween, Teen, Family
Description:
Halloween Pet Parade - Dress up your dogs and cats for Halloween and join the parade.  More details as they become available. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

CT Screenwriters Annual Awards Ceremony (NWL)

November 14, 2020
10:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop, Writing Group
Description:
Connecticut Screenwriters Short-Script Awards! Noah Webster Library Meeting Room, 20 S. Main Street, West Hartford 10am - 10:15am coffee and pastry 10:15am - 10:30am Short Script Awards Presentation 10:40am - Program (to be announced) RE...