The First Annual Friends of the West Bridgewater Public Library Beer Fest was great!
On Saturday, October 20th 4 – 7 p.m. we welcomed over 150 people to sample local craft brewery specialties, enjoyed live music, and grabbed some fresh food from our food trucks. This was a family-friendly event.
See the ceremony here!
Friends of the West Bridgewater Public Library is an organization of volunteers that helps to support library programs and services. In addition to the Museum Pass Program, we sponsor a variety of programs, library services, and the Reading is Fundamental book distribution program for West Bridgewater public school students in grades one through five. We have an on-going Book Sale at which we merely ask for a suggested donation.
We are re-grouping and restructuring and planning some great new activities for the Fall! Join us every other First Thursday of the month at the WBPL at 6:30 p.m. to plan our next events! Come to our next meeting on Thursday, Nov. 2nd at 6:30 p.m.
In 2017-18 we sponsored the following enhancements to the library:
- Summer Reading Program
- The Summer of Thoreau
- Thoreau Essay Contest
- Pratt’s Landing Americana Concert
- Tee shirts of the 3D Printer club to wear to the Cape Cod Mini Maker Faire
- Tee shirts for the library staff
- Outdoor handicapped-accessible picnic tables
- All of the museum passes
- The Ultimaker 2+ 3D printer
- The Polar Express Event
- Many additions to our collections
Become a Friend of the West Bridgewater Public Library:
Annual Membership Dues:
Short Story $15.00
Best Seller $50.00
Epic $500.00 (memorial)
Please make checks payable to the ‘Friends of the West Bridgewater Public Library’. All contributions are tax deductible. You can fill out a form and give it to the staff at the Circulation Desk of the library.
*Please visit the calendar of events page on the WBPL’s homepage for further information regarding scheduled sponsored events and the regular meetings of the Friends of the Library.
Books for a suggested donation:
Donated books are located on bookshelves near the side library entrance and near the magazine (periodicals) area. Suggested donations are: Paperback books – fifty cents each or three for one dollar. Hard cover books – one dollar each or three for two dollars. Children’s books – twenty cents each or five for one dollar. Videos and DVDs – one dollar.