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West Deptford Free Public Library
420 Crown Point Road, Thorofare, NJ 08086  (856) 845-5593














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WDFPL eReading 101
Mondays, June through December 2014
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Learn about eReading at West Deptford Free Public Library. On Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Library staff will be available with tips to assist you in downloading eBooks from OverDrive through WDFPL. Cardholders can download eBooks onto many devices from phones to eReaders. Drop in questions will be answered on a first come, first serve basis as time and staffing permits.

eBooks from OverDrive
Watch Your Business Grow with Government Contracts
Learn how to sell your product to Federal, State, County and Casinos
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The dollars are there. Do you want them? Selling to the government may be your niche. The NJIT Procurement and Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) provides small businesses with information, training, market techniques, bid matching, and many other services. Attend this free introduction session with Jan Mirijanian to uncover business opportunities just waiting for you!
Watch Your Business Grow
An Inside Look at the Mummers
Thursday, January 15, 2015 7:00 p.m.

Celebrate the New Year with John Wernega, long time Fralinger String Band arranger when he shares an inside look at our local Mummer culture and its innovative heritage. In addition to writing the musical arrangements for each New Year Parade production, John has over 25 years experience as a string band Mummer. This program complements WDFPL's Mummer's Costumer and Mummery Art Gallery exhibit featured through January and February 2015.
Fralinger Sting Band 2014

Please call the library at 856-845-5593  to register for these free programs. 
 Refreshments and door prizes!


*These programs are made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey Council for the Humanties or the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of the State, and the Gloucester County Cultural and Heritage Commission at Rowan College, Gloucester County.

 

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Have You Tried Playaways?
Reading on the Go @ WDFPL

Are you always on the go and searching for listening pleasure? Check out Playaways. They are simple to use and can be renewed just like a book!

Playaways

Many of the programs are video taped (with appropriate permission of the presenter) and converted into a DVD for placement in our collection.   A short introduction to the presentation is created to introduce the topic and presenter. Here are a few of the introductions (in low resolution format) of a few of our more popular programs.  (Windows Media Player 9 or higher is required.)

Battleship New Jersey  /  The Inside Track on NASCAR  /  Faux Finishing  /  Model Railroading

Survival Story by Manny Lindenbaum
This is the entire 1 hour presentation, ~ 108MB (not recommended for low-speed connections)