Borrowing ebooks just got a lot easier!

Welcome to the NEW (and much improved) digital library!  This week our ebook library got a major makeover.  The new motto is “See Book, Read Book.”  That’s how easy it can be!

Calling all crafty/artistic/knowledgeable people!

The Watertown Free Public Library is looking for people to teach a class (or series of classes). Some of our offerings have been knitting, rug hooking, and scrapbooking, but the sky is the limit!

Do you have Downton Abbey Withdrawl?

Part II, after Aimee’s DVD list last week.

If so, here are some substitutes to last you, at least partially, until next January when season 4 will be shown in the U.S.:

Hungry for more Downton?

Downton is over. Well, season three is over but the way it ended might make the show over for me for good. I mean really, what were they thinking?!

One Book, One Watertown... and you!

We need your help!   As you know, each year we select a book for the entire Watertown community to read together.  We encourage everyone from high school students (and sometimes even

Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler

Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler is an impressive, moving debut novel about an unlikely friendship and the life stories shared during a cross-country drive to a funeral.   The two

Reading Larger Print on the Screen and Otherwise

Some of us might want to increase the font size of the text on a computer screen.   If so, there are a few ways of ways of doing it.

Remembering the Presidents

The acclaimed film, “Lincoln” directed by Steven Spielberg, based partly on Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin, and the upcoming President’s Day holiday may whet your appetite for learning more

The Aviator's Wife

Anne Lindbergh, daughter of Charles and Anne Morrow, was my English teacher for four years.