A Different Kind of Book Club | Guest Blogger Karen Larsen

Here’s what makes us different from most book groups—and what we think makes our group so successful and enjoyable: We don’t all read the same book every month.

Never Stop Learning! The WFPL Can Help!

It is widely acknowledged that successful, fulfilled people share a love of learning.

Will Others' Faves Earn Your Praise?

The “others” I am referring to are mostly authors and some other well-known people who are featured in a good browsing book entitled 

Spring Inspiration

Spring-is it really here? I have tulips and crocuses in my yard. But, I also have snowpiles. Big ones. 

Word with Pictures

Have you ever fought with a stubborn image in Word? I sure have! Here are some tricks on taming them.

It was me all Along: A Memoir by Andie Mitchell

If you or anyone you know has ever struggled with weight, please read this book. I was hooked from the first sentences of the introduction, when she describes eating the entire birthday cake she’d baked for her 20th birthday party.

Chris Bohjalian visits the WFPL!

This Thursday evening, we are thrilled to welcome New York Times-bestselling author Chris Bohjalian to the Watertown Free Public Library

Secret Sidekicks of History

This book is one of the best browsing books that I have come across in some time. It presents a wide array of sidekicks—individuals who, along the way, inspired or assisted various well-known people in their endeavors.

The 24-Hour Library

The 24 hours a day, 7 days a week library is an amazing thing—particularly when we have this much snow!

​And the Oscar goes to …

Do we know how to pick ‘em or what? Next Monday March 2nd at 6:30 PM we will be screening Birdman (the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Academy Award winner for Achievement in Directing, Original Screenplay, Cinematography and Best Motion Picture!