Requests throughout the Year!

At the reference desk we see certain cycles on the subjects people request. Around the winter holidays it’s cookbooks and craft books.

This tool might save your sanity …

Computers come with many tools, but aside from copy and paste the most useful tool I have come across is the Snipping Tool (or Grab for Macs).  This little tool will help you prove to IT that

Rise and Shine Yoga

I love doing yoga. I wish I could practice yoga every day, or even every week. I like that when you do yoga, it’s called a “practice”, not a “perfect”.

On the Podium: Personal Best

Like many, I have been viewing on television the XXII Olympic Winter Games being held in Sochi, Russia.  It has been engrossing to watch Olympians skiing the mountainous terrain of the Aibiga

Cook the Books

One Bowl Baking

Join us as we cook the books at the Watertown Free Public Library.

All I wanna do is print!

Printing should be a simple task, but in the interest of a “cleaner look” websites, email and software providers often hide the print option.  You can always print fr

Winter Birthday Parties

Birthday Hat

Today was my son’s birthday party. About a month ago, we had my daughter’s birthday party. My birthday is also in the Winter. Winter birthday parties are tough-they can take some planning.

Did you enjoy the Grammy Awards last night?

Do you like exploring new music? There’s no better way to keep up with the ever-changing world of music than to grab some of the Grammy winners, pull up a chair, and have a listen! The Watertown Free Public Library is proud to offer a large and diverse collection of music CDs, as well as an up-to-the-minute digital music collection available through HOOPLA.

In the Spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 In his new book, received in the library, entitled,   Waking from the Dream: The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr. (2014), David L.

Letting go, for awhile

I’m not really a believer in New Year’s resolutions—well, not anymore; too many failed dreams, hopes, and goals. This year I have decided to try one more time