Our beautiful house of books

We love our library’s architecture and place in our community.  Now French photographer Franck Bohbot has taken it upon himself to travel the world in search of some of the most beautiful book havens out there and so far has visited Paris and Rome.  He plans to travel to Europe and South America, North America […]

Thank You!

On behalf of the Norman Williams Public Library Trustees, staff and volunteers, thank you Woodstock voters for supporting the library’s request for funding. The Special Article — together with our appropriation from the town budget — helps us keep the lights on, the doors open, and all the wonderful things happening inside! A special thank […]

Kudos to our Art Committee

We’d like to recognize the extraordinary efforts of our Art Committee: Kathy Fiske, Barbara Bartlett, Bill Ellis, Gina Auriema, Rachel Kahn, and Jennifer Dembinski. Wanting to offer the local community a new venue to exhibit local artwork, the committee conceived of the Gallery on the Mezzanine several years ago. Meeting at least once a month, […]

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NWPL encourages Youth Voices

YOUTH VOICES The Norman Williams Public Library and the Vermont Standard have teamed up to form Youth Voices to provide an opportunity for local area youth to have a voice and to be heard by the community through print, video, online text, and photos through publication in the Vermont Standard newspaper. We want to honor […]

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 […]

2015 02 Bob Seelert event

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 […]