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Double your $500+ gift to the NWPL

The Norman Williams Public Library has a wonderful announcement. Any gift to the library of $500 or more by July 31, 2015 will be matched by a generous community member. This means that you can double your gift to the library in its efforts to support this great community! Thank you in advance for considering […]

What's on your nightstand?

What’s on Your Nightstand-May 2015 Recommendations

WHAT’S ON YOUR NIGHTSTAND BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS MAY 2015 May 2015 What’s on Your Nightstand Recommendations pdf FICTION Boys in the Boat (audio) Daniel James– improbable, intimate account of how nine working-class boys from Washington state showed the world at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin what true grit really meant. (Elizabeth) Island: the Complete Stories – Alistair […]

Yale Day of Service Volunteers

Children’s Room gets a cleaning

On Saturday, May 9, 2015, five volunteers for the Yale Day of Service helped Youth Services Director Melissa Strayton do some much needed Spring cleaning in the Children’s Room.  From left to right: Charity Gray, 2012 parent; Wendy Spector,’79 and 2012 parent; Miriam and Bill Rogers, ’80; and Dave Sleeper, ’75.  The Rogers drove two […]

Letter to the Vermont Standard

Norman Williams Public Library Thanks Generous Sponsors of 2015 Gala On behalf of the trustees, corporators, staff, and volunteers of the Norman Williams Public Library, I would like to thank the sponsors of last Sunday night’s 2015 Ex Libris Gala for the generous contributions that made the event the most successful in our 14 year […]

See the April 23, 2015 issue of Youth Voices

Youth Voices is a collaborative effort between Norman Williams Public Library, local schools and The Vermont Standard as an outlet for the young members of our community to express their creativity. See issues online: Youth Voices -Thursday, April 23, 2015

See videos of NWPL events

Were you unable to attend an event at the Norman Williams Public Library?  Did you attend and wish you could see it again?  Many of our events were video taped by Woodstock Community Television, and now they are available for viewing.  See what’s available here!

2015 Strategic Planning Initiative

NWPL Embarks on Long Range Planning

On behalf of the library staff, Board of Trustees and Corporators of the NWPL, I would like to extend my heartfelt appreciation and admiration for the show of commitment and participation by so many members of our community. This past weekend we focused on a long range strategic plan for the library with more than […]