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Thank you Friends of the West Newbury Library

For our new look in the entry way! The Friends raised the funds for the three book cases through the Valentine's Basket! We like it and more importantly, our patrons have been very pleased as well!

Thank you!


Adult Book Group - Next meeting is Monday, April 6th at 6:30.  We will be discussing Good Lord Bird by James McBride.          Visit the Book Club Page for all the details.

Teen Advisory Board is hosted by our Young Adult Librarian, Ginny Dalrymple.  Open to young adults ages 13-22.    Our next meeting is Tuesday, April 7th, 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
Our next Book Sale will be April 15-18, 2015

DATE CHANGE! - Drop off your books and donations on Saturday, April 11th, 2015 from 10:00 - Noon at the Town Hall building across from the library.

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; if in poor condition, donate them to Got Books whose bin is behind the Safety Complex.   Ask yourself, would you want to buy this at the book sale?

Thank you for helping support the library.

Growing Native in New England

Growing Native in New England: a Beginner’s Guide to Cultivating Biodiversity Your Garden

Here is the handout that Michele Augeri is happy to share with everyone@

New Downloadable Audiobooks and eBooks
New items on Overdrive

Looking for new content.  Here is a list of new purchases for Overdrive.  Visit Overdrive

Friends Book Sale

Friends Spring Book Sale - April 15 - 18
Wednesday and Thursday    10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday    10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday - Bake Sale and Book Sale!
9:00 - 1:00 - Fill a bag for $5.00.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.  All proceeds benefit programs for all ages at the library.

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, but no schedules and no instruction booklets!  We have made copies of Schedules A, B & D and they can be printed from their website.  Click here to view an informational sheet we have prepared to help you obtain all the forms you need. 

Museum Pass Reservation and Program Registration are online!

Our NEWEST PASS is for   located in North Andover.  The Maker Mill is a community makerspace and STEM enrichment center for kids, teens and parents. Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children at 1/2 off the regular drop-in rate. Check their website 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


NEW! - Films to help you learn your language.  Also, 64 languages to try.  Just added CHEROKEE!.



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