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Dick Rauh: A Botanical Retrospective, in the Sheffer Gallery

Tue, December 6 - Tue, February 28
The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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On view in the Library's Sheffer Gallery from December 6, 2022, through February 28, 2023, is a retrospective of Dick Rauh's exquisite botanical works. There will be a reception and artist talk with Rauh and Miggs Burroughs in the Trefz Forum on Sunday, January 29, 2-4 pm. 

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Musical Notes: Selections from the Westport Public Art Collections

Wed, December 7 - Tue, February 28
The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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TheOrchestra_WesPAC_Malloy

Selections from the Westport Public Art Collection are on view in the Library’s Jesup Gallery, located in the Trefz Forum, from December 7 through February 28, 2023. Art was selected that pays tribute to the performing arts in Westport. WestPAC artists featured in this exhibit include Susan Malloy, Ann Chernow, Larry Silver, Paul Rand, among others. 

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'Speak to Me': Woven Art by Tina Puckett

Wed, December 7 - Tue, February 28
The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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TinaPuckett

On view in the Library's South Gallery, located outside of the cafe, is an exhibit of woven work by imaginative artist, Tina Puckett. Her work is on view from December 7 through February 28, 2023.

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YOUTH POETRY CONTEST

Wed, December 21
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Fri, January 6

other, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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Are you a Poet and you know it? Students are invited to enter a Youth Poetry Contest.

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10:00 am

Language Conversation Group: Beginner/Intermediate French

Wed, December 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Room 215, The Westport Library, The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States

The language conversation groups are for those interested in practicing speaking in another language. The groups are open to all levels of experience and are self-directed. If you are interested in starting a group in a language not offered, contact Jennifer Keller at [email protected] This conversation group is geared toward people who are studying or […]

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11:00 am

Anyone Can Use NoveList and Goodreads

Wed, December 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Brooks Place, The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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Image of laptops with text overlay reading: The Westport Library presents Anyone Can Use...

Need help deciding what to read next? Join us on Wednesday, December 21, at 11 am in Brooks Place for an overview of NoveList and Goodreads, two helpful web-based tools for avid readers. NoveList is a database of book recommendations which also includes reviews, articles and more. Goodreads is a website for readers to share […]

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12:30 pm

Writers Rendezvous

Wed, December 21 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm EST
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An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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Writing image and pen

Take a break from your keyboard or quill and get energized! Come to the Library to meet other area writers on the third Wednesday of each month. Tell us what you're working on, get some feedback, come to congratulate or commiserate, exchange tips, brag, and compare notes. We try to keep you updated with places […]

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2:00 pm

Language Conversation Group: Italian

Wed, December 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Room 210, The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States

The language conversation groups are for those interested in practicing speaking in another language. The groups are open to all levels of experience and are are self-directed. If you are interested in starting a group in a language not offered, contact Jennifer Keller at [email protected] The group will meet every Wednesday in Room 210 from 2-3 […]

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6:30 pm

Chess Club for Adults

Wed, December 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Room 212, The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States

Drop by for a chess game on Wednesdays in conference room 212, 6:30 - 8:45 pm. There will be both open play and instruction. For adults and high school students who know how to play the game. For more information, please contact the group contact, Peter Kanter at [email protected]   Need a Hobby? Sports! Sports! […]

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7:00 pm

Writing Sprints with Tessa Smith McGovern

Wed, December 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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Stay accountable with two free weekly virtual writing workshops from WestportWRITES! The Westport Library is delighted to present two, free weekly Writing Sprints to Prompts and an AMA (“Ask Me Anything”) with award-winning author and teacher Tessa Smith McGovern. This is like a write-in but with extras …it's writing time followed by a 30-minute Q&A where […]

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