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Half-Price Sale at the Book Nook EXTENDED through November!

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Everything is HALF-PRICE during the entire month of October November in the Book Nook! Stock up on vacation reading, get a head start on stocking stuffers, or just treat yourself to a new-to-you book, audiobook or video.

NaNoWriMo: Authors & Writing at WPPL!

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Westlake Porter Public Library is celebrating National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) with a series of Author Talks and Drop-In Writing Sessions for the entire month of November.

Four local authors will speak about their writing and publication experiences, including overcoming fears, writing in specific genres, and navigating the ins and outs of publication. Register online, call 440-250-5462 or stop by any public service desk to sign up.

Featured authors are:

Portables' Annual Holiday Open House & Jewelry Event

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Portables Gift Shop will once again present its Annual Holiday Open House!

  • Saturday, December 2 from 9:00am-5:00pm and
  • Sunday, December 3 from 1:00-4:30pm

Portables offers jewelry and other accessories, home entertaining items, gifts for children, and much more. Stop in for your holiday shopping and get great deals too!

Savvy Shopper featuring Joe "The Coupon Guy"

Coupons and more coupons

Learn how to consistently save 70% and even earn a profit through couponing, sales, and rewards programs on groceries and toiletries. Find out new ways to save money on restaurants, utilities, cell/smart phones, travel, gas, prescriptions, clothes, and much more!

Saturday, December 9
in the Dover Room

Register online, call 440-250-5460 or stop by any public service desk to sign up.

Decorated Trees and Wreaths Silent Auction

Trees for silent auction

Those marvelous crafty people have come through again with some beautifully designed trees and wreaths! Some have themes, some light up, so stop by the library to take a look and place your bid before December 10!

Save a Life: CPR Training & Certification

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Ken Hehnen from UH St. John Medical Center will be here to teach adult, child and infant certification for CPR and AED use.

Thursday, December 14
in the Porter Room

Please register online, call 440-250-5460 or stop by any public service desk to sign up.

Book Club in a Bag Now Available in Large Print

Book Club Bag: Large Print The Women in the Castle

WPPL now offers a selection of large print titles in our Book Club in a Bag collection. Book Club Bags are sets that can be checked out for your own book discussion group or classroom.

The sets, which circulate for six weeks, each contain 10 copies of a single title. You can request a Book Club in a Bag via any service desk or by placing a hold in the online catalog under the search term "book club bag".

Movie News at WPPL

We're debuting three new ways to access movies, TV shows and other videos at your library!

4K Ultra HD BluRay discs

4K Blu-ray Disc logo (TM)Do you have a new 4K Ultra high-definition TV and BluRay player? Experience a selection of 4K UHD discs from your library in your cutting edge home theater.

GoChip Beams – for when you are on the go!

After downloading an app and connecting to the GoChip Wi-Fi signal, up to eight simultaneous users (within a 75 foot radius of the device) can stream any movie or episode stored on the GoChip to Apple and Android tablets and mobile devices, as well as Mac and Windows laptops and desktops.

GoChip Beam Movie & TV Hotspot Download Connect Press Play

Westlake Smiles!

Do you have a photograph of yourself, or of a loved one– living or deceased– showing a smile brought about by a special moment in time? Would you like to share that smile, along with the story behind the big smile? If so… WE WANT YOU! We are looking for photos of happy smiling residents of Westlake for a community display at Westlake Porter Public Library.

Photos can be recent or old. Copies will be made of all photos.

Smiling faces at our Renovation CelebrationExamples of photos could be:

  • Wedding day
  • New addition to the family
  • Birthday
  • Graduation
  • Family or friends picnic
  • Everyday fun in Westlake!

You can submit your photograph and submission form by either:

  1. Bringing a physical photograph to the library along with a completed submission form. We will scan your photo and give it right back to you!
  2. Attaching your photo to our online submission form below.

Questions? Email us: WestlakeSmiles@westlakelibrary.org or call 440-871-2600.


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