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Armchair Art Tours

on Mon, 04/18/2016 - 11:13am

On Tuesday, May 3 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. WMTL welcomes Dr. Michael Norris of Armchair Art Tours and former museum educator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In Eternal Spring, a multi-media presentation, Dr. Norris will highlight the art and plants of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and its branch museum, The Cloisters. Celebrate spring and wander vicariously through fabulous private gardens with Dr. Norris and WMTL!

Please register by visiting the Adult Services desk, calling 973-728-2822, or emailing This program will take place in the Town Hall meeting room.

Friends of WMTL Book Sale

on Mon, 04/25/2016 - 4:15pm

The Friends of the Library cordially invite you to their annual book sale. Shopping is easy, with books arranged by categories including biographies, cookbooks, history, large print, non-fiction, novels, coffee table beauties, children's and teens, and others in hardcover and paperback format.

Visit the Presbyterian Church Parish House, 1452 Union Valley Road on:

Wednesday April 27 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday April 28 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday April 29 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday April 30 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The Friends welcome your help setting up, selling, or cleaning up. All ages are encouraged to lend a hand! Please email Marty Tappan, President of the WMTL Friends, at if you are interested in volunteering.

National Library Week!

on Tue, 04/12/2016 - 11:14am

National Library Week

April 10 - 16

This week, West Milford Township Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the dynamic changes that are happening in today's libraries.

Celebrate National Library Week, April 10 - 16, with a visit to WMTL and see how libraries transform lives every day!

Pick a Packet

on Wed, 03/02/2016 - 12:00pm

The Seed Exchange Bank, a community partnership between WMTL and the 4-H Velveteens of Passaic County, is filled to the brim with packets of seeds. Gardening enthusiasts are invited to stop at the front desk and select from a variety of vegetables and herbs. Borrow up to ten seed packets and get an early start on this season's plantings.

As we march towards spring, WMTL and the 4-H Velveteens give two big, green thumbs up to all of our backyard gardeners!

Work in Progress

on Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:20am

No need to crane your neck as you pass through the center of town to see how construction of your new library is progressing. Check out our Facebook page for more photos and video of the steel frame going up. Significant steps forward are being made every day towards the opening of your brand new library building!