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Let's Sing and Dance

Youth Services Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy! Pick up a ticket at the preschool desk; space is limited. Ages 2-6.

Preschool Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for stories, rhymes, activities and songs. For ages 3 1/2 -5 years old with caregiver.

Bow Wow Books

Youth Services Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Youth Services Group Study Room

Stop by every Wednesday night and sign up for a 10-minute reading time with a reading therapy dog! Bring your own book to share or choose one of ours. Registration begins every Wednesday at 3:30.

Fiber Fanatics

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Bring your current sewing project to share and socialize with others. Free and open to the public.

Lapsit Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for rhymes, songs and play! For children ages birth-24 months with adult caregiver.

Toddler Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for rhymes, songs and play! For children ages 2 - 3 1/2 years with adult caregiver.

Preschool Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for stories, rhymes, activities and songs. For ages 3 1/2 -5 years old with caregiver.

Excel 1: Introduction

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice entering text and numbers into cells. Change formatting and alignment of text and numbers inside cells. Learn how to insert, delete, and modify columns and rows. Begin working with formulas using basic addition. Class based on Excel 2013.

Tween Code Club

Youth Services Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to build an app, design a video game, and change the world through code! Expand your brain and have fun as you learn great coding skills. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.

CANCELLED Tech Aspects of Recycling

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Not sure what to do with your old gadgets? Kathleen Rocco from Cuyahoga County Solid Waste will talk about Tech Aspects of Recycling: what tech can be recycled and how technology is used in recycling.

Word 2: Objects and Images

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to insert objects and images, work with headers & footers, use tab stops, and work with tables. Class based on Word 2013.

Conversational Spanish

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Spanish is the most popular second language learned in the United States. Please join us to learn Spanish vocabulary and pronunciation with an expert instructor. You're sure to be speaking the romance language fluently in no time.

Travel Club: Iceland 16 Days on the "Ring Road"

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Join Mark & Yvonne Sanderson, of Focal Plane Photography, as they talk about some of their favorite destinations and things to do in Iceland. Icelandair and Wow Air are both set to begin non-stop flights from CLE to Reykajvik in May. Be some of the first people to hear about the exciting things Iceland has to offer!

Anime Movie Club-CANCELLED

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Enjoy and discuss all your favorite anime movies from Studio Ghibli and beyond!

Financial Literacy Month-The Money Room

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, April 23, 2018 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Have you ever thought about renting a room in your home as an income stream? Michelle Moore Brady, author of The Money Room: Create An Income Stream Renting Rooms, has and will discuss what she has learn about advertising, screening, leases, and rent collection. Her book will be available for purchase.

3D Printing Orientation

Adult Program Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, April 23, 2018 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

In order to use the library's new 3D printer, you'll need to take this orientation first. Learn library policies about using it, how to download a 3D-printable object, and how to prepare it for a great print.

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, May 14, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Need a place to hang out after school? Come to WPPL's Teen Lounge on Monday afternoons! We have computers, video games, board games, snacks, and more!

The Lost Gettysburg Address

Book Discussion feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Author book discussion and signing. David T. Dixon will speak about his book The Lost Gettysburg Address-- a fast-paced narrative that tells the remarkable life story of Charles Anderson who kept turning up at critical places and moments in the Civil War.

National Free Comic Book Day

Teen RSS Feed - 23 min 56 sec ago
When: Saturday, May 05, 2018 - All Day
Where: Other

Join us to celebrate National Free Comic Book Day. Westlake Porter Public Library, in partnership with Carol & John's Comic Book Shop, will be giving out free comic books (three per person) all day while supplies last. In addition, we will have a caricature artist on site as well as displays of superhero and cartoon character figures.