Westfield Athenaeum City of Westfield

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Contact Information

City of Westfield
Contact: Daniel Paquette, Director
Email Address: dpaquette@westath.org
Phone: 413-568-7833

6 Elm Street Westfield, MA 01085-2997
Area Served: West

Map Location Westfield Athenaeum


The Westfield Athenaeum offers classes in English Sign Language, Adult basic education, General Equivalency Diploma and Pre-General Equivalency Diploma; as well as computer classes including Word, Internet, and Electronic-mail.  The library also partners with the Westfield Family Support Network. Public computers are available.  We have large-type books, audio books and closed caption DVDs.

The children's library offers activities for children pre-school to teens - including story hours, play groups, book discussion groups, craft activities, movies and teen game times.  Children's librarian is Dan Paquette at 413-562-6158.

Homebound Service - You must be a Westfield resident who is temporarily or permanently confined to your home because of illness, disability or advanced age. For more information contact Joyce Peregrin, Public Services Librarian, at 413-568-7833.

Service Types

  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Information/Referral
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Russian
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service