Keep your hands

active and your
mind engaged

with Creativebug!

NPL is so excited to offer our newest virtual service to our Norwood patrons. Enjoy unlimited access to thousands of online art and craft classes. Watch Creativebug classes anytime, anywhere. Since the classes never expire, you can start and stop projects at your own pace. No pressure, just possibilities!

You will need a current Norwood Public Library card to get access. Go to our Patron Access Page for more information.

Chair Yoga Relaunch!!

We are pleased to announce that we will start live streaming our ever popular Chair Yoga classes with Lori Brophy!

Classes will be held on Tuesdays at 1pm.

To register, please either call or email the library and you will be given the link for the class.

T: 201-768-9555


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Do you like to Debate?

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Public Forum/Speaking Classes will be taught by experienced High School Debaters.

Zoom sessions will be offered every Thursday from 3:30-4:30pm.

To register please contact:

BCMSDL is an organization in which experienced, debate-oriented high schoolers volunteer to teach Public Forum Debate in remote, online classes to middle school students on a weekly schedule. After teaching a set of professionally-organized lesson plans, BCMSDL holds several online tournaments throughout the year to give students the opportunity to gain competitive debate experience and hone their public speaking, research and critical thinking skills.

Visiting Guidelines

  • Face coverings are required

  • 30 minute patron time limit

  • Maximum of 15 patrons at a time

  • Children under 14 must be with a
    parent at all times

  • No seating will be available

  • Computer use is by appointment only

Doorside pickup available

If you don't want to come into the library, we are offering Doorside Pickup. You can request materials from, email or call us and we will arrange a time for you to pick up your package at our front door.

For doorside and in-person visits:


Monday, Wednesday and Friday

10am - 4pm


Tuesday and Thursday

12 noon - 6pm


Saturday and Sunday


All returns must go in the bookdrop

outside front entrance. Staff cannot accept inside returns. All items will be quarantined for 3 days.

Please note:

Hours can change at any time due to staffing shortages or any other unforeseeable issues. 

Library Hours as of 2/2021

Online Access to the WSJ

for Norwood Patrons!


The Norwood Public Library is pleased to offer free and unlimited access to The Wall Street Journal digital content remotely. Home access is available to Norwood Library Patrons only. 

You will need a current Norwood Public Library for access. Please go to the Patron Access Page for more information.

All digital magazines are now

accessed from Libby