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This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Therapy (NWL)

October 17, 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.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
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: 11
Description:
To kick off National Novel Writing Month (November 1-30) Noah Webster Library is hosting How to Write a Novel in a Month: Getting Started with NaNoWriMo on October 17 at 7PM with our municipal liaisons, Kat Seelig and Er...
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: 21
Description:
Established in 1985, the Notable Trees project collects and distributes information about Connecticut's largest and most historic trees, both native and introduced. Frank Kaputa will share the history of the project, along with details rega...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

WH Chamber Connections (NWL)

October 18, 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 Chamber 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 ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

October 18, 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.

Faxon Poets at Noah Webster Library (NWL)

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Writing Group
Description:
*SATURDAY* The library-sponsored Faxon Poets meet in the Noah Webster Library Board Room (20 S. Main Street) on the third Saturday of the month from 10 AM to Noon. The poets share their current work, and discuss poetry generally. The public is in...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Anime/Manga Club

October 21, 2019
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.

BISHOPS CORNER BOOK DISCUSSION - (BC)

October 22, 2019
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. For the full line-up library book discussions, click HERE....
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Local History Room Open (NWL)

October 22, 2019
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,...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Author Event: Mark Dressler (NWL)

October 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 79
Description:
Summary of Dead Right: Dan Shields, the detective who breaks all the rules, had seen dozens of homicide victims. None sickened him more than this one. The body of twelve-year-old Javier Ibanez was sprawled in front of a Frankland Avenue café. The bo...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Needlecrafters for a Cause

October 23, 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 "Adult" group.

Tech Therapy (NWL)

October 24, 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.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

West Hartford READS! Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

October 24, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Adult, Teen, Family
Program Type: Author Event
Description:
As details become available they will be posted here: www.westhartfordreads.org     ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

October 25, 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 Board Meeting

October 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Monthly Board Meeting.  All are welcome and advance registration is optional.  ...
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: 45
Description:
Film screening and interactive discussion with Professor Justin Liberman - Psycho-Analysis: A surgical look into the genius of Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho on Monday October 28 at 6:30PM, Noah Webster Library Meeting Room, 20 S. Main Street. P...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

All Things Google- Google Drive (FAXON)

October 29, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
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...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Local History Room Open (NWL)

October 29, 2019
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,...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Senior Center Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Description:
The Conversation Project® is a public engagement initiative with a goal that is both simple and transformative: to have every person’s wishes for end-of-life care expressed and respected. Too many people die in a manner they would not choose, and ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Description:
In collaboration with the West Hartford Public Libraries, the West Hartford Special Education PTO Presents: Understanding Dyslexia and Other Reading Struggles Parents of struggling readers may wonder if their child's difficulties with reading a...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Needlecrafters for a Cause

October 30, 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 "Adult" group.

Connecticut Screenwriters (NWL)

October 30, 2019
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Writing Group
Description:
WEDNESDAY - Connecticut Screenwriters, a library-sponsored group, was established in April 2004. The group meets on the last Wednesday of every month (except Dec.) at 7 PM. Meetings are typically held either in the Library Meeting Room or the Board R...
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.

Halloween Storytime (NWL)

October 31, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
Halloween Storytimes This session: @Noah Webster Library, 10:15 - 11:00 AM For preschool children and their parents/caregivers Join us for stories, crafts, songs, fingerplays and a snack! Preschool children and their parents/caregivers ...
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.

Halloween Storytime (BC)

October 31, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Registration
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Children's Department
Age Group: Adult, Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Halloween Storytimes This session: @BISHOPS CORNER Branch, 10:30 - 11:15 AM For preschool children and their parents/caregivers Join us for stories, crafts, songs, fingerplays and a snack! Preschool children and their parents/careg...
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.

Halloween Storytime (FX)

October 31, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Adult, Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
Halloween Storytimes This session: @FAXON Branch, 10:30 - 11:15 AM For preschool children and their parents/caregivers Join us for stories, crafts, songs, fingerplays and a snack! Preschool children and their parents/caregivers are invi...
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.

Halloween Storytime (NWL)

October 31, 2019
11:30am - 12:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Halloween Storytimes This session: @Noah Webster Library, 11:15 - 12:15 PM For preschool children and their parents/caregivers Join us for stories, crafts, songs, fingerplays and a snack! Preschool children and their parents/caregi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Therapy (NWL)

October 31, 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. ...