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Investors' Interest Group

Investors Interest Group Meetings - 30 min 13 sec ago
When: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

There will be no Investor's Interest Group meeting in August. Please join us again September 15th.

Book Buddies

Today at WPPL - 1 hour 31 min ago
When: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Teen volunteers will help younger students retain their reading skills during summer vacation. Sign up once per week for the Tuesday or Thursday session that suits you best. This program is designed for children entering grades 1-3 who need extra help practicing reading. Please note: The Book Buddies program is not a tutoring service. Teen Book Buddy volunteers are neither expected nor trained to correct learning problems or to teach children to read.

Book Buddies

Youth Services Feed - 1 hour 31 min ago
When: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Teen volunteers will help younger students retain their reading skills during summer vacation. Sign up once per week for the Tuesday or Thursday session that suits you best. This program is designed for children entering grades 1-3 who need extra help practicing reading. Please note: The Book Buddies program is not a tutoring service. Teen Book Buddy volunteers are neither expected nor trained to correct learning problems or to teach children to read.

Adult Summer Reading

Adult Program Feed - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:45pm
When: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - All Day

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

Batman Day

Adult Program Feed - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:45pm
When: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - All Day

Batman turns 75 this year and DC Comics is celebrating Batman Day on Wednesday, July 23. Join us to celebrate the Caped Crusader's anniversary. All ages welcome!

Activities:

I. Meet Batman between 11 AM and 12 PM.

II. Scavenger Hunt
- Starts at 9 AM
- Open to all ages
- Limited to the first 25 patrons
- Go to Popular Materials to receive your packet
- Participants' names will be entered in a raffle

III. Draw-it-Yourself Batwall
- 9 am to 9 pm
- Open to all ages
- Go to Youth Services for drawing materials
- a prize for "The Best in Show" (voted by staff) will be awarded

IV. Batman Trivia
- 9 am to 9 pm
- Open to all ages
- Go to Reference Services to receive trivia page
- Participant's names will be entered in a raffle

V. Batman Coloring Packet
- Open to all ages
- Available all day
- Go to Youth Services to receive a coloring packet

See you soon, Bat Fans!

Adult Summer Reading

Today at WPPL - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:45pm
When: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - All Day

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

Batman Day

Today at WPPL - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:45pm
When: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - All Day

Batman turns 75 this year and DC Comics is celebrating Batman Day on Wednesday, July 23. Join us to celebrate the Caped Crusader's anniversary. All ages welcome!

Activities:

I. Meet Batman between 11 AM and 12 PM.

II. Scavenger Hunt
- Starts at 9 AM
- Open to all ages
- Limited to the first 25 patrons
- Go to Popular Materials to receive your packet
- Participants' names will be entered in a raffle

III. Draw-it-Yourself Batwall
- 9 am to 9 pm
- Open to all ages
- Go to Youth Services for drawing materials
- a prize for "The Best in Show" (voted by staff) will be awarded

IV. Batman Trivia
- 9 am to 9 pm
- Open to all ages
- Go to Reference Services to receive trivia page
- Participant's names will be entered in a raffle

V. Batman Coloring Packet
- Open to all ages
- Available all day
- Go to Youth Services to receive a coloring packet

See you soon, Bat Fans!