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Bow Wow! Come Read to Uncle Chow-Chow!

Youth Services Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Stop by the Youth Services Department every Wednesday and sign up for a 10-minute reading time with Uncle Chow-Chow, our reading dog! Bring your own book to share with Uncle Chow-Chow or choose one of ours. Registration begins every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.

Porter's Fiber Fanatics

Adult Program Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Friday, September 26, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Share, socialize, and solve needlecraft.

iPad Users Group

Adult Program Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Friday, September 26, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Listen to a 15 minute iPad topic and then talk and share basic tips with other iPad Users. Must bring your iPad with you.

SNAP - Sensory Stations

Adult Program Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Friday, September 26, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Music Through the Ages - learn a little bit about the history of music and create rhythms with our instruments. This program is for adults with developmental disabilities (and their caregivers, if needed) as part of our Special Needs Adult Programming series. Please call Rebecca Shook at 440-250-5471 to register or with questions.

LAPSIT Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 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 - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Storytime Room

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

Publisher 2013 Introduction

Adult Program Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create a basic publication using text boxes, pictures, and designs. Prerequisite: Word 2013 Introduction or experience with any version of Word, PowerPoint, or Publisher.

ACT Practice Exam

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Get ready for test time with an ACT practice exam. Study skills will be discussed and detailed results will be returned to students the following week at the results session.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Craft Room

Are you interested in helping out the library? Do you have good ideas about how to make the library better? In TAB teens have all the say! We'll talk about books, programs, and so much more! Pick up your application at the Youth Services Desk! Best of all, being part of this group will count toward any community service hours you might need!

Mad 4 Manga

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Do you love Manga, Anime, or Japanese culture? If you do, this club is for you! Each month we watch a different Anime series, talk about our favorite Manga. Sometimes we even throw in some crafts, trivia, or Japanese treats just for fun!

Word 2013 Table Tools

Adult Program Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to insert, modify, and work with tables in Word 2013. Practice with table styles, inserting and deleting columns and rows, sorting, changing text alignment and text direction. Prerequisite: Word 2013 Introduction or experience with any version of Word.

Windows 8.1 Files and Folders

Adult Program Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice creating and deleting documents and folders. Work with copying, pasting, saving, and attaching files. Prerequisite: Windows 8.1 Introduction or similar experience.

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

Book Discussion for non-fiction readers.

Magic: The Gathering

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Magic: The Gathering is the world's premier trading card game. It was the first of its kind, and it's still the best and the biggest. Come and learn to play the game, or bring a group and fight with other planeswalkers for glory, knowledge and conquest.

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 3:45 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've got computers, video games, board games, snacks, and more!

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Monday, September 29, 2014 - 3:45 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've got computers, video games, board games, snacks, and more!

Magic: The Gathering

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Magic: The Gathering is the world's premier trading card game. It was the first of its kind, and it's still the best and the biggest. Come and learn to play the game, or bring a group and fight with other planeswalkers for glory, knowledge and conquest.

Who-vian Haven (Dr. Who Club)

Teen RSS Feed - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Who-vian Haven is a place for Who-vians to get together, watch episodes of Doctor Who, and talk about Doctor Who and all other Timey-Wimey things.

Small Busine$$ Lunch & Learn

Investors Interest Group Meetings - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Creating a Website for Your Business - Meet with a SCORE representative to learn more about the steps to take when creating your business's website. Our discussion will include pre-website planning, designing and uploading your website, accepting payments on your site,and marketing your website. Bring a lunch or purchase one at Pulley's at Porter before the meeting.

Investors Interest Group

Investors Interest Group Meetings - 29 min 18 sec ago
When: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

"Learn the Best about ETFs for Better Investing" with Ian Abbott of Abacus Financial Services. Ian will separate fact from fiction about Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). Topics of discussion will include - differences between ETFs, Mutual Funds, and Exchange Traded Notes - how some commonly held beliefs about ETFs are false - the multiple sources investors can employ to find current market leaders thus guiding us to potentially superior performance with less risk.