It's Tax Time!
Some helpful information
Traditionally, the IRS has sent libraries all the necessary forms at tax time. This year because of budget cuts they will be sending less forms. We will receive a supply of 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ forms and schedules, but no instruction booklets! Click here to view an informational sheet we have prepared to help you obtain all the forms you need.
Be a Sweetheart!
Drawing to be held February 10th.
Enter to win this jam packed Valentine's Basket for someone special, even yourself! The Friends of the West Newbury Library have put together this basket to raise funds to "make-over" the front entry hall. Don't miss out - drawing will be held February 6th. Visit the Friends page to see all the contents. Tickets $5.00 or 5 tickets for $20.00.
Babies and Books and Clay Works
Thursday, January 29th
Babies and Books for infants - 2 years will be held on this Thursday at 10:00 with Sharon Grimes.
Clay Works will be held this Thursday from 4:00 - 5:10. For kids in Grades 1 and up. Come and be inspired the story of "The Mighty Caterpillar". Then make your own clay elephant. Sign up required. Register here
Fabulous Fibers - a Quilt and Rug Exhibit
January - February
Museum Pass Reservation and Program Registration are online!
We have a NEW PASS (on a trial basis thru March) located in North Andover. The Maker Mill is a community makerspace and STEM enrichment center for kids, teens and parents. Try it out and let us know what you think! Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children at 1/2 off the regular drop-in rate. Check their website themakermill.com for more information and visit our Museum Pass page to reserve a pass
Please visit our Museum Pass Reservation Page! to reserve passes or Calendar of Events for program registration. You will need your library card to make the reservation.
For program registration, scroll down to the day of the event and click register. When signing up for Story Times scroll down to the first day of the session.
If you are unable to use a pass you have reserved or attend a program, please contact the library as soon as possible so it can be made available other patrons! 978-363-1105
G.A.R. BOOK GROUPS
Adult Book Group - Next meeting is Monday, February 2nd at 6:30. Our book this month is Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter.
Visit the Book Club Page for all the details.
Our TEEN book group is hosted by our Young Adult Librarian, Ginny Dalrymple. Open to young adults ages 13-22.
Next meeting is Tuesday, February 3rd, 6:30. Come ready to talk about what you are reading, what you would like to read, and all things teen fiction. There will be food and games! Click here for more info.
Friends of the Library - Book Donations
We will not be holding drop offs in January and February. If possible, please hold onto your books until March. If you are not able to keep them until then, contact the library or, if in poor condition, donate them to Got Books whose bin is behind the Safety Complex.
Drop off your books and donations on Saturday, March 7th, 2015 from 10:00 - Noon.
Donate your gently used, newer books, dvds and cds and books on cd from 10:00 - 12:00 at the old Town Hall across from the library. Sorry, we cannot accept encyclopedias, textbooks, magazines, vhs videos or damaged/moldy items. Ask yourself, would you want to buy this at the book sale?
Thank you for helping support the library.
Community Picks - Your favorite books to give ... and to receive!
We have created a Community List! Here is the final list of favorites!
Spotlight on Legal Forms!
a web resource accessible in the library and from home!
Visit our Spotlight on Web Resources to learn more about Legal Forms!
NEW! TumbleBooks for Kids
eBooks for Kids, read along and read to me, games and puzzles. See our Children's Pages, Things to Do
Mango's Little Pim
Language learning for the littlest ones
Try Little Pim! 10 Languages for kids ages 0 - 6 to learn. Click here for Little Pim
We welcome your suggestions and comments on programs and activities you'd like to see here at the library. Stop in and see us or email Susan Babb, Library Director, at email@example.com