The library will be closed on Monday, October 12th in observance of Columbus Day.
Join the Horror Film Club for our next creepy classic from the vault!
This month's film silently tells the story of a hideous vampire who tricks an unsuspecting realtor named Hutter into giving him passage from Transylvania to England. While there, he sets his sights on a new host of victims, including Hutter's wife!
We'll be meeting on October 7th at 6:30pm in the Craft Room. You can sign up online or call 440-250-5460 to register.
Come hear about what's trending in the popular fiction genre of Mysteries. Get updates on your favorite authors and fresh new voices. Learn about Mystery websites for readers.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
3:00-4:00 pm in the Dover Room
Sign up online or call 440-250-5460 to register.
Learn about the history of opera as an art form, including biographies of a number of operatic composers, beginning in the Baroque period. Plot summaries and musical selections for each composer will be shared.
Wednesday, October 14
2:30-4:30pm in the Dover Room
Sign up online, call 440-250-5460 or stop by any public service desk to register.
The popular Maker Movement is about people employing do-it-yourself (DIY) and do-it-with-others (DIWO) techniques and processes to develop unique technology products.
Join us on Saturday, October 17 from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm in the Porter Room for our second annual Make Event to learn about the Maker trend. See demos of Google Cardboard, Ozobot, Leap Motion, CreoPop, Color Alive, littleBits, Makey Makey, robotics, Squishy Circuits, and more!
The Westlake Police Department, Westlake City Schools and the Westlake Council of PTAs will be hosting "Hidden in Plain Sight" on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at Parkside, 24525 Hilliard Blvd. in Westlake.
The event is an interactive with a walk through preview starting at 6:00 pm and an informative presentation starting at 6:30 pm.
Wednesday, October 21
7:00-8:30 PM in the Porter Room
October meeting of the Cuyahoga West Chapter, Ohio Genealogical Society in partnership with Westlake Porter Public Library.
Once again Westlake Porter Public Library is saying "Thank You" to our customers for your loyal usage and support with Customer Appreciation Week, October 18-24, 2015. This week's theme is "A World of Thanks!"
Come by to explore the many programs for all ages. We will also have giveaways throughout the week and a Customer of the Day each day.
For a limited time, we have special edition library cards featuring Snoopy and Charlie Brown from Peanuts. If you don't already have a WPPL card, now is a great time to sign up. Not only will you have the coolest card, you'll be able to use it to access books, movies, music and information both here at the library and online!
If you already have a card, but would like one more worthy of Joe Cool, replacement cards are $1.