Kidspace

Upcoming Programs in Youth Services

Check our event calendar for more programs.

TumbleBooks

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. Have fun with reading in a whole new way!

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BookFlix: Watch, Read, & Learn!

BookFLIX logoWPPL is proud to introduce BookFlix, an interactive literacy resource that builds a love of reading and learning – online!

BookFlix pairs classic fictional video storybooks with nonfiction eBooks to reinforce reading skills and develop essential real-world knowledge and understanding. It is accessible to every child – early readers, reluctant readers, and English Language Learners, with a WPPL library card.

Search our new Discovery Catalog!

  

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Introducing the Sensory Break Box!

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WPPL is excited to share with you our new Sensory Break Box!

The box contains a few tools such as noise-canceling headphones, a wobble seat, a weighted pad, foam roller, fidget toys and bubble timers that may be used by any patron in the building to help ensure a successful visit to the library.

New STEAM Kits Available for Checkout!

New STEAM Kits from Lakeshore Learning are ready for check out and located across from the Ask Us desk. Creative fun for all ages to learn and practice science, technology, engineering, art and math! Check one out today.

Little Pim: Language Lessons for Kids!

Little Pim is a fun, interactive language system for young learners! Little Pim includes animated videos and other tools to make learning a language simpler for kids.

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To Contact Youth Services



Call: (440) 250-5471
Or to email the department, go to our Contact Page and choose "Youth Services/Teen" from the drop down menu.

New Readers Club!

Are you a new reader? Are you up for a fun challenge? Then join the New Reader's Club! It's easy to do: just pick out a book you like to read, then practice, practice, practice, then read it aloud either to a librarian or--if you're shy--to our mascot, Poe! You'll get a certificate, and a sign will be posted to let everyone know that YOU are the newest reader at the library! YOU can do it!

Children with Special Needs

Westlake Porter Public Library offers a variety of tools and programs to improve access for our community, including a Sensory Break Box, social stories, and a collection of resources. Check them out on our special needs page.

Reading Readiness

Easy Reader GuideA Guide to our Easy Reader collection.

 
 

What to read next

Book Series and Sequels Check out the "Juvenile Series and Sequels" page from Mid-Continent Public Library.


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