Monday Games Day @ Park Place Retirement Residence

In partnership with Park Place Retirement Residence, meet in the activity room once a month on Monday mornings. Socialize as you participate in a variety of games such as Qwirkle, Marbles & Cards and other games that exercise the mind. Refreshments are provided.

Monday, May 6 10:00 - 11:30 am

Book a Librarian - More Times!

Book a 30 or 60 minute session with a librarian to talk about any topic including (but not limited to) downloading eBooks and eAudiobooks, navigating hand-held devices or laptops, free eMusic or eMovies, local history or genealogy research, recommended reads, school project help and more. 

Tuesdays, Wednesdays 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Wednesdays, Thursdays     6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fridays 10:15 am - 12:00 pm
Saturdays 10:15 am - 11:15 am

Calling All "Mahj" Fans!

For American Mah-jongg players looking for a friendly game, join us upstairs in the Program room on Tuesday mornings. We can accommodate up to 16 players, so first come, first served. 

May 7, 14, 21, 28,

10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Friends of the Library Book Sale

It's time to stock up on spring reading material. The Friends of the Woodstock Public Library are having a sale of gently used books, DVDs and audiobooks. Choose from a wide selection of fiction, non-fiction and collector's items, including a complete range of materials for everyone from infants to adults. Funds raised by the Friends are used to enhance library collections and services. Interested in becoming a Friend? membership is only $10 for a year. Purchase a membership at the circulation desk or from a Friend at the book sale.

Saturday, May 4
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, May 5

1:00 - 4:00 pm

Afternoon Book Club

The Ballad of Black Bart - Loren D. Estleman
Gather in the meeting room for refreshments and lively discussion.

Monday, Jun 6  1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Evening Book Club @ Crabby Joe's

Where the Crawdads Sing - Delia Owens
Our Evening Book Club has moved! Join us at Crabby Joe's on the third Monday of the month for an enjoyable evening of book discussion and refreshments of your choice.

Monday, May 13 7 pm - 8:30 pm

Traveloguing @ WPL

Central America with Amy Burke and Larry Lamb
This travelogue by seasoned travel photographers, Amy Burke and Larry Lamb, is a photo chronicle of a 16-day cruise from San Diego to Fort Lauderdale with stops at Puerto Vallarta and Huatulco, Mexico; Antiqua; Guatemala; Leon, Nicaragua; Punta Arenas, Costa Rica; the Panama Canal; Cartagena, Columbia; and Half Moon Cay in the Bahamas. Discover San Diego and see iconic Central America, colonial cities, mountainous landscapes, the Panama Canal, rain forest trails and wildlife.

Wednesday, May 22
7:00 - 8:00 pm

Pub Trivia Night

Join us at Upper Thames Brewing Company once a month for Pub Trivia, where you and your teammates can test your smarts against other beer enthusiasts. Upper Thames Brewing Co. will sell the drinks and WPL will provide the questions! Participants must be 19 years of age or older.

Wednesdays, May 15
7:00 to 9:00 pm

Writer's Circle

Have you ever wanted to write fiction, craft a memoir or write poetry? Would you like feedback, encouragement and the chance to share with other writers? Then, join our newly formed writer's circle--open to all ages from teen to senior. The group will meet the first and third Wednesdays of the month. No registration required.

Wednesdays, May 1, 15
6:00 to 8:15 pm