WCPL News & Events
May 2020
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Create with Lego Challenge & Curl Up with Story Time All About Cats!
Zoom Story Time All About Cats!
Thursday, May 21 at 12:00 pm
Join Miss Amy for a fun and lively virtual Story Time "All About Cats." Sing some songs, hear some stories and learn activity ideas all about cats ! Sounds purrfectly delightful! To sign-up for this Story Time on Zoom, please email Amy Moran at amy.moran@westcaldwell.bccls.org.
Virtual "Peaceful Poetry Reading Series"
Thursday, May 21 @ 6:00 pm
Relax with virtual Poetry Readings from accomplished Essex County poets on Thursdays at 6:00 pm. Poets will share 15-minute weekly readings of their favorite poems that are intended to offer tranquility and peace of mind. The third poetry reading, on May 21, will feature award-winning poet David Vincenti (pictured) of West Caldwell, who will read poems from his chapbook "To The Ones Who Must Be Loved" and some new poems. The poetry readings can be seen on our Facebook page or on YouTube.
Virtual "Murder Mystery" Book Club Discussion
Wednesday, May 20 @ 12:00 pm
Attend a lively, virtual book discussion of "Into the Water" by bestselling author Paula Hawkins. This psychological suspense novel deals with the death of a single mother whose body is found at the bottom of a river running through a quiet town. Earlier in the summer, a vulnerable teenage girl met the same fate. Their deaths disturb the river and its history, dredging up secrets long since submerged.

Meeting ID: 802 432 7489
Password: 975719
ESL Classes Available Online
Monday - Friday @ 1:00 pm
This popular class is structured for individuals needing help with beginner and conversational English. Running successfully for over 18 years, the program is being conducted online using Zoom Video Conferencing, an easy to use program allowing multiple participants to share live audio & video. Join the class by contacting Kathy Marinaccio at kathy.marinaccio@westcaldwell. bccls.org
Miss Michelle's Story Time Online
Wednesdays at 4:00 pm and Saturdays at 10:30 am
Join Miss Michelle for her fun Story Times featuring stories, music and crafts online. Follow us on our Facebook page to watch her exciting Story Times!
Virtual Strength Training for Seniors
Each Wednesday at 11:00 am
Certified instructor Leena Kalle will
offer weekly classes on Zoom at 11:00 am each Wednesday. Next class is May 20. Increase muscle tone, flexibility, balance & strength. For West Caldwell residents only. To sign-up, email Ethan Galvin at ethan.galvin@westcaldwell.bccls.org
Virtual Yoga Classes on Zoom
Tuesdays at 2:00 pm. Next class May 19
Yoga instructor Aleksandra Mufceska will teach Yoga techniques, breath-work, meditation and sound healing to keep you energized, calm, mindful and uplifted to your highest potential during this time. For West Caldwell residents only. To sign-up, email Ethan Galvin at ethan.galvin@westcaldwell. bccls.org
Zoom Lego Challenge!
Tuesday, June 2 @ 2:00 pm
Children of all ages can have fun using their own Legos, blocks and imagination during a special "Zoom Lego Challenge" with Miss Amy. This special event will be offered on Zoom . To register, email Amy Moran at amy.moran@westcaldwell.bccls.org
Ancestry Available at Home!
West Caldwell patrons now have access to Ancestry.com at home instead of just in the Library. With the use of your library card, you can begin researching your family tree on our Facebook page. If you have questions, email Karen at karen.kelly@westcaldwell.bccls.org
Birthday Announcements
Kaitlyn Capelakos, Reference Librarian - May 18
Samantha McCoy, Library Director - May 23
Amy Moran, Children's Librarian - May 29
Are you celebrating a birthday soon? If so, then why not share the date of your birthday with us and we will include it here so everyone can send you birthday wishes! Send your name and birthday to
ethan.galvin@ westcaldwell.bccls.org
Happy Birthday!