Albert Wisner Public Library

News & Events

  • * Alice in Wonderland @ 150:  join AWPL and readers around the world this week celebrating the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll's classic tale, Alice in Wonderland.  The Library has planned a series of Alice-themed programs for children and adults.  Read all about them and then register online or call the Children's department (986-1047, ext. 4) or the Help Desk (986-1047, ext. 3).  Fall down the rabbit hole with us! 

    * Music from McFarland:  join us this Friday, October 9 at 7:00pm for an evening of acoustic folk by Randall Kromm, a rising star of the Boston acoustic music scene whose songs have been described as "songs of common life...presented like a conversation with a friend over a dinner table."  Space is limited - register here today!  This concert is sponsored by the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation. 

    * New Art Exhibit for October:  please come enjoy Metro 31, a juried exhibition of small works by artists from the New York Metro area.  Presented by City Without Walls (CWoW), the exhibit will be on display in the Community Room and Gallery through October 31. 






* Gale PowerSearch: type your search term into the widget below, click Search, and PowerSearch will search many of the Library's most popular databases simultaneously to find relevant results. Databases included in PowerSearch include Biography in Context, the Home Improvement and Gardening / Landscaping / Horticulture Collections, Business Insights and the Health Reference Center. Millions of entries, multiple databases, just one search. Give it a try!


Today's Events

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 9:30am

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 11:15am

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 2:00pm