West Caldwell Public Library
WCPL News & Events
April 2021
The West Caldwell Public Library is open!

The library is now opened to the public! Patrons are free to come into the building with a few guidelines to keep in mind. We are allowing *1 hour visits, computer access is available, remote printing, and offering curbside pickup.

Our hours and guidelines are subject to change, so be sure to call the Library at 973-226-5441 or visit our website before planning your visit.

If you would like to stay updated with the COVID-19 vaccines, visit our website HERE.


We are no longer participating in the Essex County Reciprocal Borrowing Program (ReBL).
If you work, own property, or tenants in West Caldwell, you can borrow material from WCPL!

Library Hours

*Monday 10-7
Tuesday 10-4
*Wednesday 10-7
Thursday 10-4
Friday 10-4
Saturday 9-12
Chat with us!
LiveChat available
Our Librarians are available 9am-5pm through LiveChat on our website!

Other ways to contact us:
Give us a ring at 973-226-5441
Email wcalref@westcaldwell.bccls.org
OR
wcaljuv@westcaldwell.bccls.org
Support the Library

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





Book Sale and Book Donations

All items in the book sale are on sale for $0.25! We are accepting donations of 3 bags per patron.

Upcoming Adult Events
Book Clubs

Night Time Read

May 11 at 6:30pm
Florence Adler Swims Forever by Rachel Beanland
Join Zoom Meeting HERE
Meeting ID: 818 0075 7365
To reserve a copy from the catalogclick here



Murder, Mystery and Mayhem

May 19 at 6:30pm
Before I Go To Sleep by SJ Watson
Join Zoom Meeting HERE
Meeting ID: 868 8776 2703
To reserve a copy from the catalog, click here
Medicare 101

Saturday, June 12 @ 10AM
Join WCPL and Jim Farnham to learn about eligibility, how and when to enroll, when you can make changes, and the insurance options available to you.
*This is a virtual event through zoom.



ESL Classes
Upcoming Children Events
Storytime to Go!

West Caldwell Cardholders Only
To reserve a storytime please send an email to wcaljuv@westcaldwell.bccls.org

Each storytime will contain 3 books, a craft and a list of songs and rhymes. Please let us know if you have a certain theme in mind.
Miss Michelle's Musical Story Times on FACEBOOK LIVE

Wednesdays at 4:00 pm
&
Saturdays at 10:30 am

Children of all ages can join Miss Michelle for her fun Story Times featuring stories and songs with craft & activity ideas!


Library Resources
Brainfuse engages patrons of all ages through online homework help, writing lab assistance, test prep, video lessons, and study tools.
To access Brainfuse click the link below:
eBooks and downloadable audio books
Streaming TV and movies