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!

Zinio

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

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!

Affordable Care Act Information

Learn about the Affordable Care Act from these federal, state, and AARP resources.

Facebook

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

Cardstar

Cardstar lets you store your Westfield Library barcode (or any other barcode) on your mobile device.

Career Resources

Learn about ebooks, audiobooks, Freading, music videos, and more!

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!

Click here for more information.

Yoga for Gardeners

A slow and gentle Whole Health Yoga developed to increase comfort, strength, and range of motion. 'Yoga for Gardeners' is not just for gardeners but for anyone interested in getting more out of movement. A great introduction to body awareness for health, safety, and comfortable movement.

Thursday, April 16, 7:00-8:30 PM

 

National Poetry Month

In celebration of National Poetry Month, learn how to create,edit, and publish your own poems!  Poet Richard Morgan will present tips and guidelines from the writing stage to publishing, particularly self-publishing.  He will use examples from his own books of poetry, including 'I am sea glass' which is illustrated with his wife's stunning watercolors.

Saturday, April 18, 10:30-12:00 AM

 

"Making a Good Impressionism"
with Art Educator Michael Norris

How do you paint a passing perception?  Under the shadow of photography and its potential for realism, see how French Impressionist painters created new images quivering with energy and emotion.  Then explore the American painters influenced by this movement through works of art in the Montclair Art Museum, the Princeton University Art Museum, and the Newark Museum.
Michael Norris, Ph.D., a former Museum Educator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, has given lectures for over twenty years in Classical and Medieval Art, areas of his expertise.

Wednesday, May 6, 7:00-8:30 PM

 

Computer Classes

Classes are taught on a variety of topics and for users of all abilities. Classes are free and taught on library-provided laptops.

Please click here for a complete schedule of classes.

TGIF

Please click here for a TGIF schedule.

Playgroup for Babies

Come for a Lapsit story and stay for Playgroup! Moms, dads, caregivers and babies 0-23 months are invited to socialize and interact in our program room. We'll provide playmats, board books and simple toys.


Friday, April 17, 10:00-10:45 AM

Afternoon 4's and 5's Storytime

Stories, crafts and fun! 

Parent or caregiver attends with child. 

Tuesday, April 21, 1:00-1:30 PM

Time for 3's Storytime

Stories, songs, rhymes and more.

Parent or caregiver attends with child. 

Wednesday, April 22, 10:30-11:00 AM

2's on Thursdays Storytime

Stories, songs, finger-plays and movement activities.

Parent or caregiver attends with child. 

Thursday, April 23, 10:30-11:00 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