West Caldwell Public Library
WCPL News & Events
December 2021
Library Updates
Library of Things:

West Caldwell Cardholders are now able to see what’s available in our Library of Things collection and place holds on Board games, lawn games, electronics, and more through LENDING KEY.

Get your library card out and start reserving HERE!

Featured item of the week:

Oculus Quest 2
Virtual Reality Headset

WCPL offers MeeScan! Our kiosk station is up and running with printed receipts available.

MeeScan allows users to
self-checkout library books using their own device (with the app) or at one of the kiosk stations.

To download the app, click the link below:

Support the Library

To learn more about what the Friends do for the library and how to become a member.

Follow The Friends on Facebook!

Upcoming Adult Events
Night Time Read

January 11th @ 6:30pm
Anxious People
by Fredrik Backman

Join Zoom Meeting HERE
Meeting ID: 818 0075 7365
Murder, Mystery and Mayhem

January 19th at noon
Long Bright River by Liz Moore

Join Zoom Meeting HERE
Meeting ID: 868 8776 2703
Friday Afternoon Movies
WCPL will be screening movies every Friday at 1:30pm.

For questions or suggestions for future movies, email richelle.defrank@westcaldwell.Bccls.org

7th: My Salinger Year
2020 | R | 1h 41m
A college grad takes a clerical job working for the literary agent of the renowned, reclusive writer J.D. Salinger.

14th: Respect
2021 | PG-13 | 2h 25m
Following the rise of Aretha Franklin's career from a child singing in her father's church's choir to her international superstardom, RESPECT is the remarkable true story of the music icon's journey to find her voice.

21st: Cruella
2021 | PG-13 | 2h 14m
A live-action prequel feature film following a young Cruella de Vil.

28th: The Eyes of Tammy Faye
2021 | PG-13 | 2h 6m
An intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker.


4th: Casablanca
1942 | PG | 1h 42m
A cynical expatriate American cafe owner struggles to decide whether or not to help his former lover and her fugitive husband escape the Nazis in French Morocco.

11th: Sleepless in Seattle
1993 | PG | 1h 45m
A recently widowed man's son calls a radio talk-show in an attempt to find his father a partner.

18th: Walk the Line
2005 | PG-13 | 2h 16m
A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins.

25th: The Right One
2021 | R | 1h 35m
Sara, a novelist struggling with writer's block, needs inspiration - and finds it when she meets Godfrey, a down-on-his-luck oddball who constantly changes personas and alter egos in order to cope with his past and avoid reality.
Upcoming Children Events
Library Resources
eBooks and downloadable audio books
Streaming TV and movies
Chat with us!
LiveChat available
Our Librarians are available 9am-5pm through LiveChat on our website!

Other ways to contact us:

Give us a call at 973-226-5441
Email wcalref@westcaldwell.bccls.org