News Below: Facebook! • Children’s Room • Eyeglass Donation • NEW Eclectic Book Club • Mystery Book Club • Flicks at Forbush • Community Display Case • Museum Passes • Use Evergreen • eBooks
Closing at 2pm Dec.24th & closed December 25th For Christmas. Also, closing at 5pm Dec. 31st & closed January 1st for New Year’s.
S.T.E.A.M. for Preschoolers
S.T.E.A.M., Science, Technology, Enginering, Art and Math for preschoolers will be held on December 12th and 19th at 10:00. All are welcome.
Christmas Carols Sing-A-Long
Join us in the Children’s Department for this drop-in event for children aged 0-6, on Wednesday, December 17th at 11am. Also, be sure to check in the Children’s Department for a calendar of children’s events being held throughout the month.
Visit Our Christmas Display!
Come on up to our third floor Community Display Case to view a delightful Christmas display by Joyce Hannula. Find all the nursery rhyme characters and see if you can remember their rhymes!
Flag Pole Dedication
On Saturday December 13th at 1:00pm, we will be having a dedication ceremony for our new flag pole on our front lawn. Please join us for this special event.
Visit Our Centennial Quilt
The Forbush Memorial Library in Westminster is pleased to announce that the Centennial Quilt is now on display for a year. This beautiful hand-crafted masterpiece was created by 15 local quilters in 2001-02 as part of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the opening of the present library building on Main Street. The cotton appliqued hand-stitched quilt is composed of 35 decorated blocks, 13 of which illustrate various aspects of our library and it’s place in the community, past and present. More information HERE.
Eclectic Book Club – NEW!
Join us at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, December 17th, when The Eclectic Book Club will be reading “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens. All are welcome to attend.
Mystery Book Club
On Thursday, December 11th at 1:00pm, the Mystery Book Club will be reading “I am Half Sick of Shadows” by Alan Bradley. All are welcome to attend.
Flicks at Forbush
Our next flick at Forbush will be held on Wed. December 10th. Title will be determined closer to this date. The movie starts at 1:00 pm. These screenings are free and open to one and all.
The Westminster Lions Club is taking donations of used eyeglasses for those in need. The donation box is located at the side of the main check out desk. So far, there are over 75 pairs that have come in. The Lions Club thanks everyone for their donations.
Passes for Museums and Other Great Places!
Looking for things to do and places to go this summer? Check out information on library passes and coupons on our Museum Passes page.
‘Evergreen’ Information for Patrons
Find e-Books for Your Kindle, Nook, iPad and More!
We have a lot of books, audiobooks and videos that can be downloaded to your electronic reading, listening or watching devices through the C/W Mars Digital Catalog. Read More…