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Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 12/04/2015 - 3:51pm
Willy made his way to the Circulation area to help promote our upcoming Star Wars Week (December 14-18)! Use the Force Willy!
Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 12/04/2015 - 3:50pm
In case his gig at the North Pole doesn't work out, Willy tries his luck on The Voice up at Reference
Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 12/02/2015 - 1:38pm
Willy found his way upstairs to our Security Guard, Ron's desk! S'mores anyone?
Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 12/02/2015 - 1:28pm
Our resident Elf on the Shelf, Willly, 'came in like a wrecking ball," for his 2015 debut! He showed up in the Children's Room, swinging from an ornament in the Children's Room office!
Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 12/02/2015 - 1:26pm
He's baaaaack! Our resident Elf on the Shelf, Willy (named after Wilcox Park) is back for more holiday cheer and mischief! Each day he will be up to his usually tricks and jokes throughout the library, so stay tuned and keep checking back on our blog for his daily antics!          
Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 11/17/2015 - 3:54pm
Can you believe it's almost Thanksgiving?!!! Where did the fall go? This time of year is when the hustle and bustle and over the river and the through the woods, to various relatives and friends houses we go! Let us make it a bit more enjoyable with some of our materials! How about an audiobook? We even have Playaways and Playaway Views! And with our Ezone, you can borrow books, day or night! We have so many things to be grateful for, here at...
Submitted by: SBarta on 11/09/2015 - 2:31pm
These titles were selected and voted on by teens across the country.  What do you think?  Pick any of these titles, and submit a review through the teen website and you'll recieve a free book!    The Shadow Throne by Jennifer A. Nielsen: Young King Jaron has had nothing but trouble with his advisors and regents since he ascended the throne of Carthya, and now...
Submitted by: SBarta on 10/26/2015 - 11:15am
We are conducting a teen survey, which will help us make plans for the physical teen space and guide future programs.  Please, take our survey and help shape the future of teen services at the Westerly Library.  This survey is for teens in grades 6-12. Loading...
Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 09/16/2015 - 4:03pm
Hi everyone! My name is Andrea and I am the intern in the Children’s Room for fall semester. I am a graduate student from the University of Rhode Island studying for my Master’s in Library and Information Studies. I am originally from San Diego, California and moved here at the end of last summer to pursue my graduate degree. As an undergraduate I attended UCLA where I was a member of the Bruin Marching Band. I was in colorguard and spun a flag...
Submitted by: SBarta on 09/03/2015 - 3:45pm
What a summer here at the Westerly Library Teen Space!  This was my first summer at the Westerly Library, and the first big teen summer program here in recent years, so I was a little nervous about how the summer would go.  Of course, the summer turned out great and we had a lot of fun.  I want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated by attending programs, reading books and volunteering.  The official reading stats are quite...