A message from the Director- February 19, 2015

Hello Folks! Things are really jumping here at the Norman Williams Public Library and I couldn’t be more excited to be part of the activity. In existence for only a year, the Friends of the NWPL have already made a huge impact, enhancing the programs and the physical plant. On the docket is a new […]

NWPL Seeks “Digital Volunteer”

The Norman Williams Public Library is looking for a tech savvy enthusiastic library lover to help us launch a Young Readers Digital Review Series and other digital projects. We envision a volunteer using our IPAD to work with our young patrons to record “1 Minute Reviews” of their favorite reads so that our other younger […]

NWPL introduces business effectiveness series SeelertClick to see a video NWPL Business Effectiveness Series Starting in May, 2014, with a talk by Bob Seelert of Saatchi & Saatchi, the library began an initiative to host seminars and programs aimed at improving business and career skills. The “First Tuesday” Business Effectiveness series kicked off on August 6, 2014, with Understanding […]

Friends of the NWPL

Become a Friend of Norman Williams Public Library

The Friends of the Norman William Public Library is a completely separate organization and is not run by the library. It is a a non-profit tax deductible organization formed for the benefit of the Library. They provide special programs, activities and events that augment the Library’s mission to enrich the intellectual and cultural life of […]

NWPL Legacy Society

Become a Legacy Society member

More than a century ago, Dr. Edward H. Williams made a bequest in honor of his parents to provide Woodstock and surrounding towns with a library.  You, too, can consider naming the Library in your will or estate plan and become a member of the Legacy Society. To Make a Planned Gift to the Library, consult with […]

Calling all artists!

Calling All Artists – Community Art Exhibit in Conjunction with The Flurry! “Art That Celebrates Winter” – A Winter Community Exhibition February 14 through March 31 Gallery on the Mezzanine at Norman Williams Public Library, Woodstock, VT Two-dimensional work in all media One piece per artist, framed and ready to hang Drop off of Artwork […]

What's on your nightstand?

What’s on Your Nightstand-Jan 2015 Recommendations

Jan 2015 Recommendations FICTION An Unnecessary Woman ­ Rabih Alemeddine ­ a meditation on aging, politics, literature, loneliness, grief and resilience (Sarah) Binocular Vision New and Selected Stories­ Edith Pearlman­ quiet elegant take on the predicaments of being human (Kathy) Edge of Eternity ­ Ken Follett ­ 3rd in Century Trilogy(Carol) In a Summer Season ­ […]