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Magic by Scott Jameson – Wednesday, October 25th, 6 PM, All Ages

See the show audiences are calling “Superb, a blast, and heartwarming fun for the whole family.”

Magician Scott Jameson jugglingJoin magician and juggler Scott Jameson on Wednesday, October 25th at 6 PM for an extraordinary performance that will have you laughing out loud and perched on the very edge of your seat.

Umbrellas will be plucked from thin air, a drawing will come to life, basketballs will be spun and juggled, and a member of the audience will unlock telekinetic abilities.

Don’t miss it!

For more information about the performer, visit Scott’s website at www.scottjameson.com
If you have any questions about the program, please contact Amy D. Kuilema, Head of Youth Services, at 978-874-7416.

This program is supported, in part, by a grant from the Westminster Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Location: Eloranta Room


Dark Journeys & Urban Legends with Jeff Belanger: Tuesday, October 10th, 7PM

Paranormal researcher, Jeff Belanger, will join us to delve into the history of famous urban legends and our fascination with them.

Contact: Jason P. Cavanaugh   978-874-7416

This program is supported, in part, by a grant from the Westminster Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Location: Eloranta Room

 


Book Reading with Author Catherine Zebrowski: Wednesday, October 4th, 7 PM

Please join us when author Catherine “Kate” Zebrowski visits to read excerpts from her new novel “Sleepwalking Backwards.”

Contact: Jason P. Cavanaugh 978-874-7416

Location: Eloranta Room


Wednesday Afternoon Movies!

Join us on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month at 1 PM for a free movie screening for adults.

Contact: Jason P. Cavanaugh 978-874-7416

Location: Eloranta Room

This film is being shown pursuant to an annual movie license held by the Forbush Memorial Library.

 


Website Updates:

For the most up-to-date information on programs please check the Calendar of Events using the “Calendar” tab on the top menu.

 


Children’s Room News


Fall Story Hour Series – Wednesdays and Thursdays: No Registration Required!

Please join us for stories, songs, and a theme related craft.  We have three drop-in story hour to choose from so that you have maximum flexibility!

On Wednesdays we will be having a story hour at 10 AM and at 11 AM. These story hour are for children ages 2 – 5. A snack and craft will be included. Coloring pages will be available for children under age 3.

On Thursdays we have a story hour at 11 AM. This story hour is for children up to age 6. A craft will be included. Color pages will be available for children under age 3. No snack is served at the Thursday program.

Please note that we also have a Baby & Toddler program on Thursdays at 10:15 AM and Circle Time Fun with Jana on most Fridays at 10 AM.  Details below.

For more information please contact the Children’s Room at 978-874-7416.

 


Baby and Toddler Program, Thursdays at 10:15 AM – No Registration is Required!

Please join us for this program for our youngest patrons. The program includes songs, stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and movement. The program is 30 minutes in length.

Following the program, children and caregivers can socialize prior to the 11 AM story hour and continue in our play area. Siblings are welcome and no registration is required. We hope to see you there!

For more information please contact the Children’s Room at 978-874-7416.

 

 


Circle Fun Time with Jana – Friday, 10 AM, September 22nd & 29th!

 Please join Jana for a fun-filled program of play, songs, stories, and activities.  This program is for children aged 0-5.

For more information please contact the Children’s Room at 978-874-7416.

 


LEGO and Duplo Club – September 22nd, 3:30 PM

Participants can drop-in for as long as they would like, and join in the fun at any time during the program.  Younger children must be accompanied at all times by a parent/caretaker to better assist the child as needed.

Please remember that children under the age  of 11 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver while at the library. The program will take place in the Eloranta Room.

 

 


Teen and Tween News 


Teen and Tween Advisory Board Program – Tuesday, October 10th at 3 PM

Meet to chat and then play Wii and eat snacks!

Our next meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 10th at 3 PM. Bring your ideas, we’ll bring the snacks!  If you have Wii games you want to play, feel free to bring them.

More details about the board are included on the Teen & Tween page.

Questions?  Call or email the YA Librarian, Amy (akuilema@cwmars.org or 978-874-7416).

Location: Multipurpose Room, Lower Level

 


Ongoing Events

 


Trivial Pursuit Club! – First Tuesday of each Month, 7 PM

The Trivial Pursuit Club meets on the first Tuesday of the month
at 7:00 pm. All game materials are provided, and this program is open to one and all.

 


 Museum Passes Available!

green bridge with massive sculpture of person seeming to hold it up
Fitchburg Museum of Art

We are very pleased to announce that we have four recent additions to the passes offered to Westminster residents.  The passes are for the Worcester Art Museum, the Fitchburg Art Museum, the Museum of Russian Icons, and for a wide range of Trustee’s properties with use of the new Trustees Go Pass.  For details please visit the Museum Passes page.

The purchase of these new passes was made possible by a generous grant from the Westminster Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.