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Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 57 min 26 sec ago
When: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life" by Ed Yong

Tuesday Evening Book Discussion - "Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter"

Book Discussion feed - 57 min 26 sec ago
When: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a discussion of "Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter" by Kate Clifford Larson. Copies of this book will be distributed at the September 12, 2017 meeting, after which extra copies may be requested at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome!

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Book Discussion feed - 57 min 26 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of The Turner House by Angela Flournoy.

Tuesday Evening Book Discussion - "The Scarlet Sisters" by Myra Macpherson

Book Discussion feed - 57 min 26 sec ago
When: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a discussion of "The Scarlet Sisters" by Myra Macpherson. Copies of this book will be distributed at the August 8, 2017 meeting, after which extra copies may be requested at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome!

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 57 min 26 sec ago
When: Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War" by Mary Roach.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Book Discussion feed - 57 min 26 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonsen.

Code Club!

Youth Services Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to build an app, design a video game, and change the world through code! Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Eclipse Watch Party

Today at WPPL - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Watch NASA's livestream of the total eclipse from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois on the big screen, and hang around until the skies darken in Northeast Ohio (our partial eclipse maxes out at 2:30pm)! NASA experts will explain the underlying science in between views of the total eclipse as it happens.

Refreshments and fun activities provided!

Yoga Rhyme Time!

Today at WPPL - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 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 - 6 with a caregiver. No registration necessary.

Investors' Interest Group-Long-Term Care Planning

Today at WPPL - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

The cost of long term care, be it nursing home, assisted living or home care can quickly drain a family of its resources. Elder law attorney Elizabeth Perla will discuss how one puts together a long term care plan, including utilizing personal resources, insurance and government benefits. Bring your questions so that you can start preparing a plan that can save your family money and improve your quality of life!

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 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!

Let's Sing and Dance!

Youth Services Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 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. Ages 2-6.

Let's Sing and Dance!

Youth Services Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 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.

Fiber Fanatics

Adult Program Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Friday, August 25, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Fiber Fanatics

3D Printing Orientation

Youth Services Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.

Keeping In Touch Online

Adult Program Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about ways to stay in contact using online tools like Skype, FaceTime, Snapchat, Twitter, Facebook, and more! The first part of class is a lecture, and the second part is an open lab for trying these technologies.

Eclipse Watch Party

Youth Services Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Watch NASA's livestream of the total eclipse from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois on the big screen, and hang around until the skies darken in Northeast Ohio (our partial eclipse maxes out at 2:30pm)! NASA experts will explain the underlying science in between views of the total eclipse as it happens.

Refreshments and fun activities provided!

Yoga Rhyme Time!

Youth Services Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 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 - 6 with a caregiver. No registration necessary.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Adult Program Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonsen.

Alternatives to Cable TV

Adult Program Feed - 57 min 27 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Frustrated with cable service? This program will help you sort through the variety of viewing alternatives available. Learn about digital media players, streaming services, and additional options.