Albert Wisner Public Library

News & Events

  • * 2017 Library Vote:  please plan to vote on the Library's proposed tax levy for 2017/2018 on Tuesday, April 4 (9:00am-9:00pm) at the Library.  Find details here.

    * Parking Lot and Grounds Enhancements:  coming soon to AWPL!  Read the details here.

    * 3-D Printer Demonstrations:  please come see the Library's 3-D printer in action!  Friday, March 24 on the main level from 2:00pm-4:00pm and Tuesday, March 28 in the Children's Room from 5:00pm-7:00pm.  The printer is made possible by a gift to the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation from Donna Applegate and Jonah Mandelbaum.

    * Conductorcise!  a physical exercise program that is innovative, unique and truly special.  On Friday, March 24 at 6:30pm, place yourself in the sneakers of an orchestra conductor, and raise your baton to the drama of a Beethoven symphony, the charm of a Strauss waltz or the dazzle of a Bernstein dance.  You will enjoy the greatest physical workout you've ever experienced under the expert, exhilarating direction of Maestro David Dworkin.  Register today!

    * Poetry for Women's History Month:  The Doll Collection:  from Raggedy Ann to GI Joe, Barbie to teddy bears, dolls shape our thinking about the body, gender, race and class.  Dolls influence our memory and understanding of childhood.  Join us on Sunday, March 26 at 1:30pm, when ten poets will read their poems and discuss the dolls that inspired them.  Register here today.










* 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

Friday, March 24, 2017 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Friday, March 24, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Upcoming Events

Saturday, March 25, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:15am

Sunday, March 26, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm

Monday, March 27, 2017 -
10:00am to 10:30am