News Flash Home
The original item was published from 9/2/2020 11:07:02 AM to 9/2/2020 11:08:17 AM.

News Flash

General Press Releases

Posted on: September 2, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Westmont Public Library Plans for Fall

Library logo

Westmont, Illinois
Date Issued: September 2, 2020

The Westmont Public Library (WPL) has been working hard to make sure their patrons are able to safely enjoy all the Library has to offer.  Following are some of their plans for Fall.

School Resources Webpage

In order to make it easy for teachers, parents, and students to find library resources quickly, the WPL has put together a School Resources webpage.  You will find school related resources by subject, homework help, local health and school resources, homeschooling resources, and much more. 

Digital Library Cards

Westmont residents can sign up for a digital card to access online resources for up to 90 days.  Use your digital Library card to enjoy free ebooks, music, movies, databases, and more from home.  Before it expires, stop in the Library with proof of Westmont residency to extend your registration. 

Monarch Festival

Join the WPL virtually for this year’s Monarch Festival. There will be a video presentation on Encouraging Pollinators and a take-home monarch craft.  You can also download monarch coloring pages from the WPL website. There will be free seed packets for pickup in the lobby from September 21 to 26 to grow pollinator-friendly plants around your home. 

Craft Programs and Kits

Create with the WPL.  Throughout the months of September, October, and November, pick up a free kit of program supplies, then follow along at home with video instructions.  Kits will be available (supplies are limited) for pick up starting on the same day the video program goes live on the WPL YouTube channel.

Library Calendar

Keep an eye on the WPL Event Calendar for all upcoming programs. 

Coronavirus Updates

The WPL is open Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for patrons to browse the physical collections and use the computer lab in one-hour time frames for Westmont residents.  Meeting rooms, study rooms, and play areas remain closed.  The WPL  reopening website page will be updated with changes to Library services as they occur.


###


Contact: Larry McIntyre
Village of Westmont
Communications Director/Public Information Officer
630-417-0280
lmcintyre@westmont.il.gov


Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in General Press Releases

Drug Take Back Day April 27

Posted on: February 20, 2024

Village Offices Closed March 29 & May 27

Posted on: February 15, 2024

Westmont Library Garden Expo April 27

Posted on: February 14, 2024

Annual Westmont Tree Seedling Giveaway

Posted on: February 14, 2024

Spring Has Sprung Window Mural Program

Posted on: February 7, 2024

Park District Spring Events

Posted on: February 1, 2024

2024 Race to the Flag 5K

Posted on: February 6, 2024 | Last Modified on: July 9, 2012

Metra Announces 2024 Zone & Fare Updates

Posted on: January 22, 2024

TIF Information Updates Registry

Posted on: January 19, 2024

Westmont Remembers Wally Van Buren

Posted on: January 19, 2024

Mental Health Awareness For The Holidays

Posted on: December 5, 2023

Keeping Pets Safe in Cold Weather

Posted on: December 5, 2023

Downtown Overnight Snow Removal

Posted on: January 19, 2024

Cold Weather Tips for the Home

Posted on: December 12, 2023

2024 Citizens Fire Academy

Posted on: January 5, 2024

Salt Use And The Environment

Posted on: December 11, 2023

Snow Removal Operations

Posted on: December 29, 2023

Severe Weather Warming Centers

Posted on: November 29, 2023

Holiday Tree Pickup Jan. 2-12

Posted on: November 20, 2023

DuPage County 211 Services

Posted on: November 22, 2023

Volunteers Needed For EMA & More

Posted on: December 15, 2023

Citizen of the Year Nominations

Posted on: December 19, 2023

New Village Drop Box Location

Posted on: October 13, 2023

Village Responds To Migrant Influx

Posted on: December 28, 2023

Village Service Awards

Posted on: December 13, 2023

Winter Window Mural Program

Posted on: November 8, 2023

2024 Westmont Downtown Incentive Program

Posted on: November 9, 2023

Chicago Union Station Seeks Feedback

Posted on: November 21, 2023

WESTMONT 311 - Report A Concern

Posted on: November 6, 2023

Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives

Posted on: October 18, 2023

2023 Used Vegetable Cooking Oil Recycling

Posted on: November 16, 2023

Westmont Police Host Winter Coat Drive

Posted on: October 10, 2023

Westmont Construction Project Updates

Posted on: October 13, 2023

Village Zoning Ordinance Review & Update

Posted on: September 28, 2023

Local Eagle Scout Campaign

Posted on: October 23, 2023

DuPage County Energy Assistance Program

Posted on: September 26, 2023

Drug Take Back Program A Big Success

Posted on: October 31, 2023

Police Dept. Service Awards

Posted on: October 23, 2023

October Proclaimed Arts DuPage Month

Posted on: October 6, 2023

2023 Wicked West Fest Events

Posted on: August 17, 2023

2023 Silent Parade Oct. 13

Posted on: August 18, 2023

Village Offices Closed Oct. 9

Posted on: September 7, 2023

Endless Summer Car Shows Return

Posted on: August 16, 2023

Back To School Safety

Posted on: August 7, 2023

Halloween Trick-or-Treating in Westmont

Posted on: October 11, 2023

Village Offices Closed Sept. 4

Posted on: July 28, 2023

Excessive Heat Warning August 22-24

Posted on: August 22, 2023

Back to School Resource Fair Aug. 12

Posted on: August 8, 2023

DuPage County Seeks Feedback

Posted on: July 27, 2023

West Nile Virus Update for DuPage

Posted on: July 17, 2023

Do Not Hesitate - Call 9-1-1

Posted on: June 21, 2023

Westmont Fire Department Promotions

Posted on: July 14, 2023

Village Construction Updates

Posted on: June 16, 2023

2022 Water Quality Report

Posted on: June 23, 2023

2023 Taste of Westmont

Posted on: June 2, 2023

BNSF Tracks Closed at Cass July 8

Posted on: June 7, 2023

Water and Garbage Rate Update

Posted on: April 21, 2023

Fire Department Promotions

Posted on: June 8, 2023

Westmont Compost Program

Posted on: April 11, 2023

West Quincy Streetscape Project

Posted on: April 19, 2023

Trustees Sworn Into Office

Posted on: May 5, 2023

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

Posted on: April 6, 2023

2023-2024 Village Budget Presentation

Posted on: April 14, 2023

Fire Department Safety Update

Posted on: April 4, 2023

Call 811 JULIE Before You Dig

Posted on: March 23, 2023