Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

COMPUTER COACH (Bishops Corner)

December 24, 2019
1:30pm - 3:15pm
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Description:
Computer Coaches can assist with basic computer skills, email, word processing, spreadsheets, and Internet searching. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. For registration you can call any West Hartford Public Library locations: Faxon Library - 860-561-82...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tech Therapy (NWL)

December 26, 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 "Children" 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 "Family" group.

Abrakidabra Magic Show (NWL)

December 27, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool, Tween, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
Mike Bent’s Abrakidabra! Mike Bent, award winning children's entertainer and magician uses hilarious comedy, amazing magic, crazy puppets, music and sound effects to entertain and enthrall you! He delivers a sensational sh...
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 "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Abrakidabra Magic Show (NWL)

December 27, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool, Tween, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
Mike Bent’s Abrakidabra! Mike Bent, award winning children's entertainer and magician uses hilarious comedy, amazing magic, crazy puppets, music and sound effects to entertain and enthrall you! He delivers a sensational sh...

TECH THERAPY (BISHOPS CORNER)

December 30, 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 -...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Snowman Cupcakes (FX)

December 30, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Snowman Cupcakes Ages 8-12, Registration required. Let's make something delicious! Snowman cupcakes are on the menu on Monday, December 30th from 2-3 PM in the Faxon Community Room. This class is open to children ages 8-12 and space i...
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 (FX)

December 30, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
FAXON FAMILY STORYTIME Families, 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 Mondays, December 2, 9, 23*, 30...
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.

New Year's Dance Party (NWL)

December 31, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
New Year's Eve Dance Party! Dance parties to ring in the New year 2020 with DJ Red Supreme. Join us for dancing, bubbles and ice cream! Everyone must have a ticket to attend, which are available at the Noah Webster Library Children's Circulation D...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

New Year's Dance Party (NWL)

December 31, 2019
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Tween, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
New Year's Eve Dance Party! Dance parties to ring in the New year 2020 with DJ Red Supreme. Join us for dancing, bubbles and ice cream! Everyone must have a ticket to attend, which are available at the Noah Webster Library Children's Circulation D...

COMPUTER COACH (Bishops Corner)

December 31, 2019
1:30pm - 3:15pm
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Description:
Computer Coaches can assist with basic computer skills, email, word processing, spreadsheets, and Internet searching. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. For registration you can call any West Hartford Public Library locations: Faxon Library - 860-561-82...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

WH Chamber Connections (NWL)

January 3, 2020
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)

January 3, 2020
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 "Teen" group.

Teen Magic and Minecraft - NWL

January 3, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Learning Lab
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Grades 6-12: Friday afternoons come and play in the West Hartford Libraries' Minecraft server with other enthusiasts. We will open up the learning lab, which has ten computers for gaming. Sign up online to reserve your spot. Or, if you play Magic:...

TECH THERAPY (BISHOPS CORNER)

January 6, 2020
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 -...
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 (FX)

January 6, 2020
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
Age Group: Children, Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
FAXON FAMILY STORYTIME Families, 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 Mondays, December 2, 9, 23*, 30...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Shakespeare Book Club (NWL)

January 6, 2020
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group, Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
FIRST MONDAY - West Hartford Libraries and the Capital Classics Theatre Company team up to bring you the Shakespeare Book Club monthly. Join Capital Classics Artistic Associate and Professor of Theatre Geoffrey Sheehan in discussions of Shakespeare's...

COMPUTER COACH (Bishops Corner)

January 7, 2020
1:30pm - 3:15pm
Library Branch: Bishops Corner Branch
Room: BC Storytime Room
Description:
Computer Coaches can assist with basic computer skills, email, word processing, spreadsheets, and Internet searching. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. For registration you can call any West Hartford Public Library locations: Faxon Library - 860-561-82...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Being Mindful While Parenting (NWL)

January 7, 2020
6:45pm - 7:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
BEING MINDFUL WHILE PARENTING Make parenting a more mindful experience! Registration is not required but requested. TUESDAYS December 3 & 17, 2019, January 7 & 21, February 4 & 18, March 3 & 17 Parenting is more enjoyable when ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Needlecrafters for a Cause

January 8, 2020
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 (Faxon)

January 8, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Faxon Community Room
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 "Teen" group.

Teen Advisory Board - NWL

January 8, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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 "Adult" group.

WH Fiction Writers (NWL)

January 9, 2020
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Writing Group
Description:
Library-sponsored fiction writers' group for adults meets monthly on the second Thursday at 7:00PM, in the Noah Webster Library Board Room (usually), 20 S. Main Street, West Hartford. The group began in 2005, with the objective of providing feedback ...
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.

Meet a Ballerina (NWL)

January 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
Meet a Ballerina The University of Hartford’s Hartt School Community Division ballerina visits the Noah Webster Library. Participants dance alongside a ballerina who, after the class, will perform a short ballet variation. Program runs about 30...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

January 10, 2020
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.

Lotus Flower Lantern Workshop (NWL)

January 11, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop, Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Members of The Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project will help attendees make lovely traditional lotus flower lanterns using colored paper and wire frames. Participants can choose the color of their lotus flower. FREE! In addition, the members ...