Adult Book Group -

    We will next meet on May 7th at 6:30. Our May book will be  Comfort Food Diaries: my quest for the perfect dish to mend a broken heart by Emily Nunn.    Click here to order a copy for yourself.

    Visit the Book Club Page for all the details.

    New Book Club! - Who Done It?
    Do you love mysteries?

    This month’s focus is the police procedural. We meet on Thursday, May 3,  at noon in the Fireplace Room. The Mystery Book Club has chosen to read Broken Harbor by Tana French! While this is the 4th book in the Dublin Murder Squad series, it is a stand alone.

    For extra reading, if you have time, delve into an earlier book by Tana French.



    Bring your lunch! Library will supply beverage
  • Library Update!

    2018 Spring Annual & Special Town Meetings
    Monday April 30, 2018
    7:00 PM until 9:00 PM

    IRS Tax Forms:
    UPDATE: The deadline is Wednesday, April 18, midnight!
    To ensure you have the latest version of the tax product, we strongly encourage you to visit IRS.gov for updates on the implementation of this law. Updated versions of tax forms will only be available on IRS.gov.)

    Most IRS tax forms, instructions and publications will be available electronically on IRS.gov by the beginning of the filing season (Jan. 29).

    If you need help in downloading forms, please ask a staff member!


  • Friends of the West Newbury Library
    Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
    Thanks to everyone who made this a huge success!

    Book Drop Off
    May 12th from 10:00 - Noon across the street at the old Town Hall
    Please donate your newer, gently used books, dvds, books on cd, and puzzles.  Our next Book Drop Off will be in March.  Click on the Friends page for all the details.  Please do not leave boxes outside the library. 
    Support your library.  Fundraisers and donations to the Friends of the Library pay for over a dozen discount museum passes for your use and programs and entertainment for all ages.
    The Friends are a 501(c)(3) corporation and donations are tax deductible. 

    Many of you joined last year at this time, so it's time to renew!   Join now, support your library.  Download this form and mail it or drop it off at the library.
  • Display cabinet for the West Newbury Bicentennial!
    Seeking cabinet maker

    The Library is seeking to have a display cabinet made to house special artifacts on an ongoing rotating basis. It will replace the current cabinet located to the left of the entry way.

    We have special building material specifications for this cabinet which can be found here.

    If interested, please talk to the Director Susan Babb. Thank you!
  • Pentucket Art Exhibit - Representational Self Portraits
    March - April
    Pentucket Regional High School - Senior Portfolios
    Sam Athanasopoulos presents a concentration on mental illnes. "Butterflies" represents that butterflies in the stomach feeling which may be associated with anxiety.  Sam writes: "I think using art to portray these different types of struggles and diseases can shed a light on the ever-growing issue in our society."
    Shannon Twomey presents a trio of landscape oil paintings. Shannon is a new painter but her work is very lovely!