Our building may be closed, but we have a lot going on virtually this summer! This year's Summer Reading theme is
Imagine Your Story
. All you need to do is READ and you are eligible to win prizes!
Click here for details on how to enter
Your first entry automatically wins you a scoop of ice cream from The Big Scoop at Long Hill!
Each week we've been raffling off three, $10 gift cards from Jabberwocky Books, Henry Bear's Park, Long Hill Orchard, The Big Scoop at Long Hill Orchard, Lexie's, The West Newbury Pizza Company, or Nick's Place. Make sure you've entered.
Our end of Summer Reading Grand Prizes include a razor scooter for children, a Fujifilm Instax Camera for teens, and a $100 gift card to Nunan's for adults. Get reading & win!
Virtual Programs (some require registration)
Creative Writing Club
Wednesdays, 7/22, 8/5, 8/19 @ 3pm
Want to meet other writers your age and discuss your work? Join the creative writing club! This group will meet via Zoom. Email Kristen for a Zoom invite.
Graphic Novel Book Club
Tuesdays, 7/21, 8/18 @ 3 pm
We'll be reading Raven by Kami Garcia and Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell. Join from wherever you are! Email Kristen for a Zoom invite. Books available on
Virtual Trivia Night (Families welcome)
Thursday, August 6 @ 7pm
Show off your knowledge of pop culture and mythology. Email Kristen for a Zoom invite.
Check our calendar for Miss Kate's craft challenges. Each entry earns you a Summer Reading raffle ticket to win weekly prizes! Coming up - Harry Potter, Aliens, and Games. Contact Miss Kate to receive a kit!
Tuesday, August 11th @ 10 am
Let's Zoom into a fun time as Miss Kate tells stories, sings songs, does fingerplays and gives you craft ideas.
Don't forget to
visit our YouTube channel
for recorded storytimes with Miss Kate and other guest readers! If you would like to be a guest reader, email or call Miss Kate.
Many thanks to the Friends of the West Newbury Library for their generous support!