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Adult Summer Reading Program

Today at WPPL - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - All Day

Join WPPL for another summer of reading, programs, and prizes.

Olympic BINGO - CANCELLED

Today at WPPL - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Play Olympic themed BINGO and win prizes. For adults with special needs and a caregiver, if needed.

Brick Builders

Today at WPPL - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Love those bricks? Then bring your ideas and imagination to Brick Builders! Lego and Duplo bricks provided.

Teen SN Lounge - CANCELLED

Today at WPPL - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Enjoy a centers-based open lounge including video games, LEGO and more! For teens in grades 6-12 with special needs, siblings are welcome. Registration required.

Yoga Rhyme Time!

Youth Services Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Try this fun form of exercise! This is a perfect way to introduce yoga and practice simple poses with rhymes that imitate animals and nature. Remember to wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat. Ages 3 1/2 - 5 with a caregiver. No registration necessary.

Horror Film Club

Adult Program Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Are you scared yet? Calling all horror film fans: Join us as we explore the classics of horror, science-fiction, and suspense!

Children under 13 should be accompanied by an adult.

Art To Go: Armor from the European Middle Ages and the Renaissance

Adult Program Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

See and touch amazing works of art up to 4,000 years old from the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Meet-Ups! - CANCELLED

Youth Services Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for a centers-based open play group including video games, LEGO and more! For children in grades 1-5 with special needs, siblings are welcome. Registration required.

Boredom Busters!

Youth Services Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Are you bored? Drop by the Storytime Room and join in the fun! We will have different activities available each month.

Art Smarts

Youth Services Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Explore some works of a well-known artist and then use what you've seen to create an art piece of your own!

Travel Club: Travel Photography

Technology Training Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Come and join the travel club for a talk on travel photography.
Bring your favorite travel photos to share!

Consumer Reports Online

Technology Training Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Consumer Reports is a great site for consumer research. Research cars, electronics, appliances, and much more. Find guides on how to shop for particular items.

Part of Research Matters Month at WPPL.

Make a Difference - the Impact of Volunteering

Adult Program Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Kirsten Frei-Herrmann of the Greater Cleveland Volunteers will discuss volunteering statistics, why people choose to volunteer and the impact of volunteering. She will also discuss volunteering as an Encore career and volunteering to help in changing careers. Lastly, Kirsten will provide a volunteering inventory and discuss volunteering opportunities.

Brick Builders

Youth Services Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Love those bricks? Then bring your ideas and imagination to Brick Builders! Lego and Duplo bricks provided.

Word 2013 Introduction

Technology Training Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to customize the Word 2013 Ribbons. Learn how to select text and do basic formatting. Learn how to set margins and line spacing. Practice using Spell Check, Copy, Cut, and Paste.

Explore Languages with Mango

Technology Training Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Have fun learning a new language with Mango. Mango is a free online learning language system from your library. We will show you how easy it is to use as we get you started.

Advanced Searching with Google

Technology Training Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Searching is not a secret art. It's all about the search techniques. Learn what Google can do for you.

Adult Summer Reading Program

Adult Program Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - All Day

Join WPPL for another summer of reading, programs, and prizes.

Movie Maker Monday: Planning Your Movie

Adult Program Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Ever want to make a movie using just your smartphone? Or maybe you just want to learn about how you can create better home movies? This series for all ages will show you how!

"Planning Your Movie" will show you moviemaking secrets- the proper way to write a script, create a storyboard, and plan how you want your movie to be shot!

WPPL's Online Local History Photo Collections: A Guided Tour

Technology Training Feed - 38 min 38 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Come see the wonderful collections of Westlake images available on the Local History pages of the Westlake Porter Library's web site, from archival images of Westlake's Founding Fathers and residents, to views of the area's farms and ever-changing landscape, civic and social organizations, and more. You'll be amazed at how much local history is available to you and is as close as your computer screen!