Westfield Library App

The Westfield Memorial Library now has its own app for Android and Apple devices!

The app, in a mobile-friendly format, allows you to do on your smartphone everything you can do on our library website.

 

Demos for Social Media

Niche Academy teaches you how to use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Good Reads, Instagram, and more!

 

Digital Download Center

Learn about how you can download ebooks, audiobooks, movies, and music from the Westfield Memorial Library.

 

Library App Place

Get library apps for ereaders, databases, library barcodes, government services and more!

Overdrive Advantage

Overdrive Advantage is a special service that the Westfield Library subscribes to that provides additional licenses for ebooks. Thanks to Overdrive Advantage, you have a shorter waittime for ebooks.

 

Reference Department

Resources compiled by the Westfield Memorial Library's Reference Department.

Wowbrary!

Sign up for Wowbrary and get updates about the Westfield Library's newest books, DVDs, CDs, programs and more!

Book Club Kits

Each kit contains ten paperback copies of the same title, discussion questions, and other resources. You can check out a kit and distribute the books among your book club members. Each member now has a copy of the next book to be discussed without any extra work at all. Convenient and easy!

Facebook

Learn about upcoming events and see photos of events that just happened with our Facebook page!

Hale Speaker Series--Timothy Boyle 'From Paris to Prospect Street'

This program is made possible by grants from The Anne and Lee Hale Fund and The Thomas Glasser Foundation.

Timothy Boyle is a Westfield native, WHS class of '84. He is the co-owner of 16 Prospect Wine Bar and Bistro.

Hear about the business of bistros from a graduate of Le Cordon Blue.

Wednesday, May 8, 7:00-8:30 PM

Tai Chi Demonstration with Instructor Gang Huang

Learn all about Tai Chi, the Chinese tradition of martial arts movements that has become a gentle way to exercise and reduce stress. This program will teach the ways of Tai Chi, and then show the class its various movements.

Certified Tai Chi instructor Gang Huang has participated in the International Chinese Martial Arts Competition in Washington DC and U.S. International Kuo Shu Championship in 2011, 2014, 2015, and 2016 and won numerous medals (9 Gold, 2 Silver, and one Bronze). In the past few years, in addition to teaching regular classes at his Bridgewater Seeking Tai Chi Studio, he has been also invited to teach Tai Chi at Huaxia Chinese School at Montgomery, West Windsor Library, and Morristown Library. He pays special attention to fundamentals and combines both theory and practice in every class. His passion is to dedicate his knowledge and skills of Tai Chi to help the promotion and growth of Tai Chi in US.

Thursday, May 9, 7:00-8:00 PM

Rhythm 'N Sound Musical Review

A classic New Jersey band delivers all the great music of the 1940s through the 1980s! Enjoy the songs and memories of Motown, Doo-Wop, Classic Rock, Rock-n-Roll, and more with this upbeat trio.

Lead vocalist Frank Resola and his fellow band mates Joe Moscato and John D'Amaro are all Jersey-born musicians who have spent their lives performing in various bands. Two of the band mates formed Rhythm N' Sound when they taught music education in the Howell School District. Together, the trio plays for a variety of musical venues, libraries, and private functions across the state of New Jersey.

Saturday, May 11, 2:00-3:30 PM

TGIF

Please click here for a TGIF schedule.

Paws to Read

Our friendly library dogs love to be read to ... by youngsters who need practice reading aloud to loving, non-judgmental ears.

Sign in when you arrive at the Youth Services desk, and you will be assigned the next available 10 minute slot. Spots are limited by the number of dogs and the time available, so arrive at the beginning of the hour if you wish to ensure a slot.

Saturday, April 27, 10:00-11:00 AM

Monday - Thursday, 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM