Westfield Washington Public Library upcoming events


Pottery for kids

On Friday you can create a snowman with Jeremy South in pottery classes at the Westfield Washington Public Library. Prepayment and registration are required for each session. Sessions include:

• Tiny Tots Pottery at 2 p.m. Children ages 1 to 3 years. Cost is $8 for each child.

• Preschool Pottery at 3 p.m. Kids ages 3 to 6. Cost is $9 for each child.

• Kids Pottery at 4 p.m. Kids ages 6 to 12. Cost is $16 for each child.


Briana Carter

Advanced super couponing

Briana Carter, a.k.a. “Bargain Briana,” will once again share her cost-cutting expertise at the Westfield Washington Public Library at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. A frequent contributor to WTHR-13’s “Your Money,” Carter will present “Advanced Super Couponing.” The program is free and includes a helpful workbook to help stretch your budget.

“The Nightmare Before Christmas”

Teens Only Movie

The “Teens Only Movie” is 3 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Westfield Washington Public Library. The movie is “The Nightmare Before Christmas” (PG), the classic Halloween/Christmas movie where Jack Skellington, king of Halloweentown, is confused by the concept of Christmas. You must be 13 or older to attend.

“Vanishing Act” by Thomas Perry

Mystery Lovers Invited

The Westfield Washington Public Library’s Mystery Book Discussion Group is talking about “Vanishing Act” by Thomas Perry, when they meet at 1 p.m. Oct. 3. Come join other mystery lovers at a once-a-month discussion group that meets at the library. You are invited even if you haven’t read the book! Next month’s discussion is “Murder in the Marais” by Clara Black on Nov. 7. If you are interested in obtaining a copy of one of these books and participating in the free program, contact Information/Reference Services at 896-9391.


On Oct. 6, WWPL is hosting a chess tournament. The tournament runs from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and anyone age 5 to 14 is eligible to participate. The tournament has three sections: 1st and under, 3rd and under and 8th and under. Trophies will be awarded. The entrance fee is $15 if paid by Oct. 1 ($20 after Oct. 1), and check in time for entrants is 10:15 a.m. Contact Children’s Services at 896-9391 for registration information.


The Westfield Washington Public Library, 333 W. Hoover St., is open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 896-9391 or visit www.wwpl.lib.in.us.