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Learn a New Language!

Posted: February 10th, 2015

Parlez-vous français? Sprechen Sie Deutsch? Вы говорите по-русски? One of the many free services available to patrons of the Norman Williams Public Library is a language education tool called “Powerspeak.” 8 different languages are available: French, Italian, Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and German. There are even 2 ESL curricula, one for native Spanish speakers [...]

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World Renowned OTTABEEA Word Dictionary

Posted: December 17th, 2014

We hate to break it to you but the world is NOT black and white.  Sometimes people are innocent and guilty at the same time.   Well, your distinguished editor’s brilliant son has coined new words to help us navigate these troubled waters:  ”guinnocent” and “innuilty”  We are here to serve.  You’re welcome

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Fashion that Fuels the Imagination

Posted: November 7th, 2014

Curiosity is the lifeblood of great authors. Without it, ideas fade and disappear but with it, new worlds of inspiration spring forth. For Meg Lukens Noonan, curiosity about luxury items crafted in remote places inspired the rich world described in her recent non-fiction adventure, The Coat Route: Craft, Luxury, & Obsession on the Train of [...]

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The Friends Raise Funds for the Children’s Library

Posted: October 20th, 2014

The Friends of the NWPL held a raffle, over Columbus Day weekend, to raise funds specifically for the children’s library. Our newest Friend Justin Sheng, recruited during the raffle, picked the winners. Justin is a law clerk and a transplant from California. He fell in love with New England while at college in Amherst, Massachusetts. [...]

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Autumn Online Benefit Auction

Posted: October 14th, 2014

Our online benefit auction runs from Sunday, October 12 through Sunday, November 2.  Please visit this url: 32auctions.com/nwpl Bid high and often on some wonderful items donated to the library!

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Reference: Business Effectiveness Series Program on PowerPoint – October 7th at 5:30 PM in the Library Mezzanine

Posted: October 1st, 2014

PowerPoint Presenters- Do You Feel Lucky?

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Marketing 2014: Free Business Effectiveness BROWN BAG LUNCH Series

Posted: July 31st, 2014

The Art of Gathering Your Customers ‘Round the Campfire Main Takeaway: Story is used by marketers to eliminate their customers’ fears of being sold to and to forge real and lasting connections. By sharing authentic experiences through story, you can pave the way for long-term business relationships. Where: Norman Williams Library mezzanine (Woodstock, VT) When: [...]

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Program on Public Speaking

Posted: April 22nd, 2014

Business Effectiveness Series Program on Public Speaking & Presentation Skills It’s the superior presenters, the engaging public speakers, the confident communicators who are rising up the business success ladder. Public speaking and presentation skills are important. On May 6th at the mezzanine of the Norman Williams Public Library. There will be an overview program on [...]

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What’s new on the shelf?

Posted: April 3rd, 2014

Here is a list of new books by well known authors: Cavendon Hall by Barbara Taylor Bradford Seeds of Hope by Jane Goodall Destroyer Angel by Nevada Barr By Its Cover by Donna Leon Hard Going by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles Tempting Fate by Jane Green Finisher by David Baldacci Stone Cold by C. J. Box Missing You [...]

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What’s new on the shelf?

Posted: March 16th, 2014

In personal fiction there are many new titles, set in many times and locales: The Fields by Kevin Maher, is a humorous coming of age story about an Irish teenager in 1980s Dublin. The Woman Who Lost Her Soul by Bob Shacochis, is a novel inspired by true events involving the murder of a photojournalist [...]

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