Did Someone say Book Sale?!
Friends of the Library Meeting, Wednesday, October 6 at 7:00 PM
Join us for our monthly meeting. We'll be finalizing our October 13 - 16 book sale plans. Could You, Would You, like to volunteer? Seeking help setting up, taking a shift during the sale or cleaning up. Great for community service! Contact the Friends or the library for more info.
Who Done It? Mystery Book Group
Thursday, October 14th - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Now meeting in the Town Hall Annex, 381 Main St, West Newbury
Are you a Mystery fan? Ready to figure out who done it? Join this lively group and tackle a new kind of mystery each month.October's read is The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman. Please contact the library by phone or email to sign up and join this group. All are welcome.
We are excited to be collaborating with multiple libraries in the consortium to bring you a series of spine-tingling virtual talks in October. From the Haunted Lighthouses of New England to the Legends of the Bridgewater Triangle and more! Be sure to check our October Calendar for a list of all the programs and to register.
Peter Zheutlin Book Talk - Spin: A Novel Based on a (Mostly) True Story
Going on around town:
West Newbury PTO & GotSneakers.com are Collecting Old Sneakers
Now through October 18th
The West Newbury PTO has partnered with GotSneakers.com and are collecting old sneakers! GotSneakers.com helps schools raise funds AND donates used sneakers to areas in need. This is a WIN-WIN-WIN! Clean out your sneaker rack, make money for the Page School and help those in need! GotSneakers.com accepts donations of sneakers only and they can be in any condition.
Shoes should be bagged and dropped in the bin at one of three locations:
- Main office at the Page School (for Page families)
- West Newbury Town Hall
- GAR Memorial Library
If you have questions or would like to have your donation picked up, please contact Lindsay Goff at 617-680-1348. Thank you!
The West Newbury Cultural Council invites you to participate in a Yard Art Community Wide Event!
2021 Theme: Wanderlust
Dates: October 23rd - October 24th
10am - 5pm (Artwork can be taken inside at night)
Has emerging from this pandemic year presented you with the urge to wander, roam and explore new things?
Join your fellow West Newburians and participate in YardArt!
Let your imagination run wild! Do you have recycled treasures or artifacts you’ve been wondering how to display? Have you thought about trying your hand at sculpture, painting, woodworking or fabric arts? Explore your passions and put them on display in YardArt!
The Cultural Council encourage families to work together, neighbors to collaborate, school groups to participate and everyone to have fun!
Before the big event, a neighborhood map will be created for your viewing and wandering pleasure. Get those creative ideas flowing and be a part of YardArt!
We welcome your comments and suggestions!