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Wednesday Afternoon Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 47 min 42 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman.

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 47 min 42 sec ago
When: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 47 min 42 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of "Stella Bain" by Anita Shreve.

Non-Fiction Book discussion

Book Discussion feed - 47 min 42 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "One Summer: America, 1927" by Bill Bryson.

Science Experiments and Egg Drop

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

We're continuing our Science Week programming with drop-in experiment stations for some hands on excitement! But, wait, there's more! Kids will also get a chance to participate in an egg drop. If their egg survives, they may get a prize!

All ages welcome!

Ice Cream Social

Today at WPPL - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Monday, July 28, 2014 - All Day

The Friends of Porter Public Library present their annual Ice Cream Social, featuring ice cream sundaes from Mirchell's Ice Cream and family fun!

Adult Summer Reading

Today at WPPL - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Monday, July 28, 2014 - All Day

Register for adult summer reading. Be sure to stop at an adult public services desk and pick up your registration packet.

Let's Sing and Dance!

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Storytime Room

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

Let's Sing and Dance!

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 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.

Preschool Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 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! Come Read to Uncle Chow-Chow!

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, July 30, 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.

Come Sail Away

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Come sail away with us as you design, decorate, and race your own origami boat!

LAPSIT Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, July 29, 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 - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, July 29, 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.

Puzzling Plastics

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Science Week continues as students learn about the characteristics of plastics, how they are made, and which types can be recycled. We'll have fun creating shrinking plastic crafts out of plastic carry out containers.

CD Replay!

Youth Services Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Other

Drop in the Youth Services department and make some cool crafts from recycled CDs! Create a CD mobile or use your imagination to make your own special artwork to take home and enjoy. Open to all kids and their grown-ups.

Mad 4 Manga

Teen RSS Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Storytime 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!

Investors Interest Group

Investors Interest Group Meetings - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Assembling Your Private Bank: Leveraging Self-Directed IRAs What is a self-directed IRA/401(K)? Learn how you can divest from Wall Street and invest in your local community while reducing ordinary income taxes and capital gains using the (7) tools afforded to us by the federal government. Presented by Equity Trust of Westlake

BSA Reading Merit Badge

Teen RSS Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Start and finish the Boy Scouts of America Reading Merit Badge at the library. Sign up one time for both sessions. Remember your blue card!

DIY T-Shirt Necklace

Teen RSS Feed - 47 min 43 sec ago
When: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

You've seen those amazing DIY t-shirt necklaces in the fashion magazines, now make one for yourself! Bring a bright, solid color seamless t-shirt or camisole to this class and take home a fashion statement.