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This event is in the "Adult" group.

Connecticut Screenwriters (NWL)

July 29, 2020
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Writing Group
Description:
THE CONNECTICUT SCREENWRITERS HAVE GONE VIRTUAL! FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO CONNECT VIA ZOOM TO MEETINGS, PLEASE EMAIL: screenwriter@westhartfordlibrary.org    WEDNESDAY - Connecticut Screenwriters, a library-sponsored group, was...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Book Buddies Orientation Meeting

July 30, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teen
Description:
Orientation session for Book Buddies volunteers in grades 9-12. To volunteer or for information, contact teenvolunteers@westhartfordlibrary.org.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Description:
  THIS PROGRAM IS A VIRTUAL-ONLY EVENT. REGISTER BELOW BY LEAVING YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO RECEIVE LOGIN AND CALL-IN INSTRUCTIONS (SENT 1-2 DAYS BEFORE THE PROGRAM).  ONE WORLD Lecture: The Identity of the Traveler: Mappi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

July 31, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
THIS WEEKLY DISCUSSION SERIES HAS GONE VIRTUAL - TO RECEIVE LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS to ZOOM in on FRIDAYS at 11am, PLEASE EMAIL: newyorker@westhartfordlibrary.org   The New Yorker magazine discussion group first met on May 2...

Closed

All Day
Branches:
Noah Webster Library, Bishops Corner Branch, Faxon Branch
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Shakespeare Book Club | Summer Sessions Online

August 3, 2020
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group, Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
  THIS SUMMER, THE SHAKESPEARE BOOK CLUB HAS GONE VIRTUAL! FOR INFORMATION ON ACCESSING MEETINGS via ZOOM, EMAIL: bard@westhartfordlibrary.org Virtual programs by Capital Classics Theatre Company https://www.capitalclassics...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Minecraft Meetups

August 5, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teen
Description:
Grades 6-12: Join us in the West Hartford Libraries Minecraft server to play with other local teens. We will have occasional scavenger hunts, building competitions, and other special events. If you are a high school student interested in becoming ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Party Games: Pictionary

August 6, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Grades 6-12: The teen room may be closed, but that doesn't mean that our games are off-limits! Play party games with us online, including book trivia, Scattergories, Pictionary, and Outburst. Come to one, two, or all sessions (register for each ...
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.

Alaska’s Iditarod with Kelly Villar (NWL)

August 6, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Children, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Description:
This program is part of the pets' series, CATS VS. DOGS:TAILS OF WEST HARTFORD. http://bit.ly/catsvsdogs2020  Learn about dog sledding with Connecticut elementary teacher Kelly Villar from Mansfield, CT https://connecticut.teach.org...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

August 7, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
THIS WEEKLY DISCUSSION SERIES HAS GONE VIRTUAL - TO RECEIVE LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS to ZOOM in on FRIDAYS at 11am, PLEASE EMAIL: newyorker@westhartfordlibrary.org   The New Yorker magazine discussion group first met on May 2...

Closed

All Day
Branches:
Noah Webster Library, Bishops Corner Branch, Faxon Branch
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
THIS PROGRAM IS A VIRTUAL-ONLY EVENT. REGISTER BELOW BY LEAVING YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO RECEIVE LOGIN AND CALL-IN INSTRUCTIONS (SENT TO YOU ONE DAY BEFORE THE PROGRAM).  Co-sponsored with the West Hartford Senior Center and ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Minecraft Meetups

August 12, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teen
Description:
Grades 6-12: Join us in the West Hartford Libraries Minecraft server to play with other local teens. We will have occasional scavenger hunts, building competitions, and other special events. If you are a high school student interested in becoming ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Party Games: Outburst

August 13, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Grades 6-12: The teen room may be closed, but that doesn't mean that our games are off-limits! Play party games with us online, including book trivia, Scattergories, Pictionary, and Outburst. Come to one, two, or all sessions (register for each ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

WH Fiction Writers (NWL)

August 13, 2020
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Writing Group
Description:
  WEST HARTFORD FICTION WRITERS HAVE GONE VIRTUAL! FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO ACCESS MEETINGS VIA ZOOM, EMAIL: fiction@westhartfordlibrary.org   Library-sponsored fiction writers' group for adults meets monthly on the second Th...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

August 14, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
THIS WEEKLY DISCUSSION SERIES HAS GONE VIRTUAL - TO RECEIVE LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS to ZOOM in on FRIDAYS at 11am, PLEASE EMAIL: newyorker@westhartfordlibrary.org   The New Yorker magazine discussion group first met on May 2...

Closed

All Day
Branches:
Noah Webster Library, Bishops Corner Branch, Faxon Branch
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Book Ranting Club

August 17, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Tween, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Grades 6-12: Join this "unstructured" book group where teens share their favorite books they have read or are reading. At the end of each meeting, attendees will vote for the most interesting read mentioned, and that book will be ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Shakespeare Book Club | Summer Sessions Online

August 17, 2020
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group, Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Description:
  THIS SUMMER, THE SHAKESPEARE BOOK CLUB HAS GONE VIRTUAL! FOR INFORMATION ON ACCESSING MEETINGS via ZOOM, EMAIL: bard@westhartfordlibrary.org Virtual programs by Capital Classics Theatre Company https://www.capitalclassics...

Early Birds Book Discussion - ZOOM

August 18, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Join us for our virtual book discussion led by library staff! Books for discussion by this group will be chosen, at least in part, based on their availability in West Hartford's online collections. Please register below with your email. The week p...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

The Atlantic Magazine Discussion (NWL)

August 18, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
  THE ATLANTIC monthly magazine discussion has gone VIRTUAL. For information on how to participate via ZOOM please email the library at: atlantic@westhartfordlibrary.org. THE ATLANTIC discussion group meets on the 3rd TUESDAY most mon...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
THIS PROGRAM IS A VIRTUAL-ONLY EVENT. REGISTER BELOW BY LEAVING YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO RECEIVE LOGIN AND CALL-IN INSTRUCTIONS (SENT TO YOU ONE DAY BEFORE THE PROGRAM).  Sailing Under John Paul Jones is a swashbuckling non-f...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Minecraft Meetups

August 19, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teen
Description:
Grades 6-12: Join us in the West Hartford Libraries Minecraft server to play with other local teens. We will have occasional scavenger hunts, building competitions, and other special events. If you are a high school student interested in becoming ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

New Yorker Mag Discussion (NWL)

August 21, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
THIS WEEKLY DISCUSSION SERIES HAS GONE VIRTUAL - TO RECEIVE LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS to ZOOM in on FRIDAYS at 11am, PLEASE EMAIL: newyorker@westhartfordlibrary.org   The New Yorker magazine discussion group first met on May 2...

Closed

All Day
Branches:
Noah Webster Library, Bishops Corner Branch, Faxon Branch