Wee Ones Laptime
Fridays from 10:30 – 11:00 AM.
Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregivers and children from birth to about 2 years old. No registration.
a new look at Toddler Storytime
Wednesdays from 10:30 – 11:30 AM.
Motion, stories, songs, and a craft for caregivers and children 2 years & older. No registration.
a new look at Preschool Storytime
Wednesdays from 1:30 – 2:30 PM
Thursdays from 10:30-11:30 AM.
Learning activities, stories, songs, and a craft for children independently (typically 3-5 years old.) No registration.
Join in the Fun!
Fridays from 3:30-4:30 PM
Craft! Build! Discover! Create! We have a new project each week. Strictly 3rd grade and up. No registration.
Parent/Child Book Group
One Tuesday each month from 7:30-8:30 PM
A book discussion for young readers and their parents/guardians. Books are available at the front desk.
On Tuesday, April 23rd 2019, from 7:30-8:30 PM, we will discuss You Go First by Erin Entrada Kelly.
registration is required
More For Kids!
For students in K through 5th grade. Receive a free book for every five books completed.
Sign up at the Children’s Desk!
1000 Books Before Kindergaten
The Westwood Library is a participating library in BCCLS’ 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. Does it sound hard? If you read just one book a night, you will have read 365 books a year, 730 books in 2 years, and 1,095 books in 3 years. Plenty of time! You can even read a book more than once! Reach 1000 book and receive an invite to an annual BCCLS-wide party. Get reading logs at the Library to keep track of your progress. Click here for additional log sheets, or download the app on your IOS or Android device.
Need suggestions? Here’s a list of wonderful picture books.
Digital for Kids
Databases for Early Literacy
Scholastic BookFLIX animates popular picture books as cartoons, and pairs them with recommendations for nonfiction ebooks. Access with your library card number.