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History of Women in Mathematics

Adult Program Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

A non-technical talk on the patterns found in the lives of women whom have made significant contributions in the mathematics field. Among them Egyptian philosopher Hypatia and American computer scientist Grace Hopper.

3D Animation

Teen RSS Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Art and technology come to life with Carnegie Mellon's free 3D programming environment, Alice. Learn how to make your own animated creations. Please bring a flash drive so you can save your work!

Word Introduction

Technology Training Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 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.

Investors' Interest Group-Investing Wisely

Business Interest Programs - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Monday, May 15, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Investing Wisely - It's Easier Than You Think. George Dagnino, editor of the Peter Dag Portfolio, will discuss portfolio management techniques and how to recognize a bull or bear market. He will also review the performance of different investments over diverse economic conditions and low-risk portfolios of stocks, ETFs and mutual funds that have out performed the market through bull and bear markets.

Excel Basic Formulas and Functions

Technology Training Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice using functions: SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, MAX, IF, COUNT, COUNTA and COUNTIF.

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

Book Discussion feed - 8 min 42 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 - 8 min 42 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.

3D Printing Orientation

Technology Training Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Tuesday, March 28, 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.

Excel Introduction

Technology Training Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 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, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Based on Excel 2013.

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Monday, April 10, 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!

Mad 4 Manga

Teen RSS Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Sunday, April 09, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

A great club for anime and manga lovers! All otakus and newbies welcome!

DIY Money Crafts

Teen RSS Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Saturday, April 08, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

We're celebrating Financial Literacy Month by making crafts! Stop by, make, and personalize your own shadowbox bank and penny cups!

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Monday, April 03, 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!

Gmail Basics

Technology Training Feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Prerequisite: Must already have a Gmail account. For new Gmail users. Review Gmail settings. Practice sending and receiving email.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Book Discussion feed - 8 min 42 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.

Small Busine$$ Lunch & Learn-Protecting Your Intellectual Property

Business Interest Programs - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Intellectual Property Lawyer, Bob Bodi, will introduce us to the general concepts of the various forms of intellectual property protection - patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. Learn the purposes, potential shortcomings and risks of these forms of intellectual property protection and how to protect your intellectual property.

Investors' Interest Group-Cycles

Business Interest Programs - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Monday, April 17, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

CYCLES: Economic, monetary, business, stock - what they are, why they exist, why they matter

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "Hillbilly Elegy" by J.D. Vance.

Tuesday Night Book Discussion - "The Swans of Fifth Avenue" by Melanie Benjamin

Book Discussion feed - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 08, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a discussion of "The Swans of Fifth Avenue" by Melanie Benjamin. Copies of this book will be distributed at the July 11, 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 - 8 min 42 sec ago
When: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of The Personal History of Rachel Dupree by Ann Weisgarber.