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Westerly Sun Column | Summer Reading Program is for All Ages

Jun 10, 2024

It seems highly unfair to me that dismal months like January and February slog by at a snail’s pace, but these nicer months pass by in no time at all.

Westerly Sun Column | Expand Your Linguistic Horizons at the Library

Jun 03, 2024

While the majority of us have taken some form of language class in our life, it’s no secret that becoming truly bilingual takes time, patience, and a great deal of practice.

Westerly Sun Column | A Safe and Welcoming Space for LGBTQ+

May 28, 2024

June marks Pride Month, a time when communities worldwide come together to honor the LGBTQ+ community, commemorate its history, and advocate for equality and justice.

Westerly Sun Column | Library Has Oodles of Gardening Books

May 20, 2024

Point me in the direction of the gardening section” is a request I hear often this time of year, and one that I typically respond to with “Can I help you find something specific?” Much like the cookbook and travel books, this section is

Westerly Sun Column | ‘On Writing’ Features Notable R.I. Authors

May 13, 2024

One of the things I adore about Westerly is how entrenched in the arts our town is.

Westerly Sun Column | Kids’ Books Hold the Key to All Knowledge

May 06, 2024

James Holzhauer, 32-time champion on “Jeopardy!”, has an interesting secret to his success: children’s books!

Westerly Sun Column | Memoirs Serve as a Good Change of Pace

Apr 29, 2024

Memoirs and biographies are invariably one of the more popular areas of the library, and certainly of the nonfiction section.

Westerly Sun Column | Botany Books Help You Learn About Flora

Apr 22, 2024

In Rhode Island and Connecticut — and certainly at the Westerly Library, with our proximity to Wilcox Park — we’re lucky to be surrounded by natural beauty.

Westerly Sun Column | At Resource Fair, Learn How to Get Help

Apr 15, 2024

As a reference librarian, one of the core parts of my job is helping people find information.

Westerly Sun Column | Celebrate National Library Week This Week

Apr 09, 2024

There are very few places where — regardless of race, sex, age, or income — you can spend time without paying an entrance cost or membership fee.

Displaying News 1 - 10 of 100

Westerly Sun Column | Summer Reading Program is for All Ages

Jun 10, 2024

It seems highly unfair to me that dismal months like January and February slog by at a snail’s pace, but these nicer months pass by in no time at all.

Westerly Sun Column | Expand Your Linguistic Horizons at the Library

Jun 03, 2024

While the majority of us have taken some form of language class in our life, it’s no secret that becoming truly bilingual takes time, patience, and a great deal of practice.

Westerly Sun Column | A Safe and Welcoming Space for LGBTQ+

May 28, 2024

June marks Pride Month, a time when communities worldwide come together to honor the LGBTQ+ community, commemorate its history, and advocate for equality and justice.

Westerly Sun Column | Library Has Oodles of Gardening Books

May 20, 2024

Point me in the direction of the gardening section” is a request I hear often this time of year, and one that I typically respond to with “Can I help you find something specific?” Much like the cookbook and travel books, this section is

Westerly Sun Column | ‘On Writing’ Features Notable R.I. Authors

May 13, 2024

One of the things I adore about Westerly is how entrenched in the arts our town is.

Westerly Sun Column | Kids’ Books Hold the Key to All Knowledge

May 06, 2024

James Holzhauer, 32-time champion on “Jeopardy!”, has an interesting secret to his success: children’s books!

Westerly Sun Column | Memoirs Serve as a Good Change of Pace

Apr 29, 2024

Memoirs and biographies are invariably one of the more popular areas of the library, and certainly of the nonfiction section.

Westerly Sun Column | Botany Books Help You Learn About Flora

Apr 22, 2024

In Rhode Island and Connecticut — and certainly at the Westerly Library, with our proximity to Wilcox Park — we’re lucky to be surrounded by natural beauty.

Westerly Sun Column | At Resource Fair, Learn How to Get Help

Apr 15, 2024

As a reference librarian, one of the core parts of my job is helping people find information.

Westerly Sun Column | Celebrate National Library Week This Week

Apr 09, 2024

There are very few places where — regardless of race, sex, age, or income — you can spend time without paying an entrance cost or membership fee.