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This event is in the "Teen" group.
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Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Grades 6-12: Join us for Virtual Chess Club, hosted by Team DIG USA. This series is for intermediate to advanced players who would like to learn new tricks to improve their game. Our coach for these classes will be will be Coach Anuurai (https://www....
This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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).  Get ready to climb 19,341 feet to the summit of Mt. Ki...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
New Date Added! Grades 6-12: Minecraft players! Join us for a live meetup in our WHPL Minecraft Server (graciously provided by Apex Hosting) Weds. July 28 from 2-4PM. Register online to receive the Google Meet code 24 hours before the event. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
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 "Teen" group.

Teen Tie Dye (Outside)

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Grades 6-12: We will be making tie dye at an outdoor program near the Noah Webster Library South Main Street entrance. Register to receive a white shirt. Participants will learn how to make a three-color heart-shaped tie-dye or can make a basic crump...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Outdoors - FX
Age Group: Children, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
FAMILY LAWN GAMES with SHAKE SHACK ICE CREAM Space out on the lawn and play corn hole, ring toss, ladder toss, Carrom board, snakes and ladders and other games while Shake Shack scoops free ice cream for summer reading participants of all ages. We...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
The New Yorker magazine discussion group first met on May 2, 2014 at the Noah Webster Library, and has been meeting weekly ever since. Currently, the group meets virtually every Friday at 11 a.m. on Zoom. Average attendance is approximately 25 people...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Outdoors - FX
Age Group: Children, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Description:
FAMILY LAWN GAMES with SHAKE SHACK ICE CREAM Space out on the lawn and play corn hole, ring toss, ladder toss, Carrom board, snakes and ladders and other games while Shake Shack scoops free ice cream for summer reading participants of all ages. We...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Outdoors - FX
Age Group: Children, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
FAMILY LAWN GAMES with SHAKE SHACK ICE CREAM Space out on the lawn and play corn hole, ring toss, ladder toss, Carrom board, snakes and ladders and other games while Shake Shack scoops free ice cream for summer reading participants of all ages. We...
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Tween, Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Grades 4-12: Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday Week with some Kahoot! trivia! Test your knowledge against other readers. Questions and answers were written by WHPL Virtual Volunteers and cover the seven books in the original serie...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Outdoors - NWL
Age Group: Children, Tween, Teen, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
THE CHOCOLATE OLYMPICS Join us on Noah Webster’s front lawn for ... the Chocolate Olympics! Compete in sorting, stacking, relays, and more for bronze, silver, and gold medals. For ages 8 and up, registration required for the child(ren) only. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Grades 6-12: Can you solve 10 puzzles about famous people, places and things in West Hartford? Register online to receive a Google Meet code 24 hours before the event. Participants will play in breakout rooms and will have access to volunteers who ca...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Grades 6-12: Can you solve 10 puzzles about famous people, places and things in West Hartford? Register online to receive a Google Meet code 24 hours before the event. Participants will play in breakout rooms and will have access to volunteers who ca...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Grades 6-12: Can you solve 10 puzzles about famous people, places and things in West Hartford? Register online to receive a Google Meet code 24 hours before the event. Participants will play in breakout rooms and will have access to volunteers who ca...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
Join us on the first Tuesday evening of each month to discuss great books. If you are interested in joining, please contact Andrew Piro, apiro@westhartfordct.gov. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 70
Description:
KC SISTERS - family concert at Eisenhower Park The Casey Family - featured on Nickelodeon's, America's Most Musical Family are sisters Noelle, Deanna, Tasha, Elise, & Kathleen who have music in their DNA. The girls were raised by two...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 76
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).  The first part of Deborah Chud’s “Piet Oudolf Story” t...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
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).  Have you ever wanted to learn the language of Nepal? H...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Outdoors - FX
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
SUNNY STORIES @Faxon Join us on Faxon’s side lawn for stories, music and more! Sunny Stories at Faxon runs Thursday, July 8, July 22, and August 5 from 11:00 - 11:30 am.  Open to ages 2-5,with registration required for ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
The New Yorker magazine discussion group first met on May 2, 2014 at the Noah Webster Library, and has been meeting weekly ever since. Currently, the group meets virtually every Friday at 11 a.m. on Zoom. Average attendance is approximately 25 people...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Outdoors - FX
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
SHAKE SHACK ICE CREAM is BACK! WITH TIE DYE! Who can say no to more Shake Shack ice cream? And this is our chance to make up for our rained-out Tie Dye programs. So, bring your own white t-shirt or light-colored pillowcase AND your appetite....
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Faxon Branch
Room: Outdoors - FX
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
SHAKE SHACK ICE CREAM is BACK! WITH TIE DYE! Who can say no to more Shake Shack ice cream? And this is our chance to make up for our rained-out Tie Dye programs. So, bring your own white t-shirt or light-colored pillowcase AND your appetite....
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Children, Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
GRAB and GO CRAFTS - Robots Grab and Go Crafts will coincide with a storytime video posted our WHPL Early Childhood Facebook Group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/WHPLEarlyChildhoodProgram/). Videos will be posted at 10:00 am on the day list...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
This program is VIRTUAL for now. Beginning on Tuesday, August 10, join us on the second Tuesday of each month to discuss a book and your knitting, crocheting, spinning, weaving, felting, or other yarn-related crafts. To join this group, conta...