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Zinio is the Westfield Memorial Library's new magazine database.
Zinio gives you intuitive navigation and search features. Zinio gives you the magazine articles in their original formats with all illustrations and charts included and even video and audio.
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.
Resources compiled by the Westfield Memorial Library's Reference Department.
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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!
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The Westfield Booktalker
The Youth Services Librarians at the Westfield Memorial Library collaborate on a blog, The Westfield Booktalker, featuring our own reviews of young people's books in our collection. Take a look and please comment!
Book Club Kits for Kids
We have Book Club Kits for parent/child discussion groups, including multiple copies of the same book, with questions and activity. Ask us about these!
Creativity Workshop: Memories in Full Color
with Wendy Rosenberg
In this workshop, Creativity Coach Wendy Rosenberg guides you through an engaging process that uses color to help you re-connect to significant memories in your life and see them through a different lens or viewpoint. After exploring your memories through word games and simple creative exercises, you will create a piece of art that honors your memories and brings them to the forefront of your mind to create a greater sense of meaning, gratitude, and personal connection this holiday season.
Foreign Film: Ilo Ilo
Creativity Workshop: The Ary of the Mini Memoir: Honor Your Life Story in Six Words
with Wendy RosenbergThe 6-word memoir, featured in the book,Not Quite What I Was Planning: Six-Word Memoirs from Writers Famous & Obscure, edited by Larry Smith, is a self-discovery exercise that helps you get to the heart of what matters most in your life. Creativity Coach Wendy Rosenberg introduces this deceptively simple art form through different exercises and techniques, inviting personal reflection, gratitude, and a new perspective on your life's journey.
Classes are taught on a variety of topics and for users of all abilities. Classes are free and taught on library-provided laptops.
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Polka Dot's Winter Sing-a-Long
Ron Albanese/POLKA DOT! music is catchy and cool...with grand designs on having a good time. Join us for a concert of winter songs the whole family will enjoy!
Code for Fun
Join the Westfield High School Robotics Club for a fun-filled workshop on creative problem solving! With the help of the Angry Birds and the Plants vs. Zombies crew, kids will be introduced to the basics of computer coding. You will help the Angry Bird catch the naughty pig by programming with colorful blocks of code that you snap together. No prior programming knowledge is needed.
Evening Lego Club
Use your imagination to create wonderful LEGO structures!
Chess Club for Kids
Chess sets are available for kids to play each other. Bring a friend or make a new one!