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Featured Programs & Events
Wed, Jun 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dover Room
From bestselling author Veronica Roth, a dystopian novel set in a surveillance state about one woman’s desperate search for a missing girl...and the dark... more
From bestselling author Veronica Roth, a dystopian novel set in a surveillance state about one woman’s desperate search for a missing girl...and the dark family secrets she uncovers along the way.

Wed, Jun 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Storytime Room
Stop by Youth Services to sign up for a 10-minute reading time with a reading therapy dog. Sign up starts at 4:00 p.m. Recommended for Grades K-4.

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us online. Streamed live.Register

Thu, Jun 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
These personalized little bottles will help calm you. They are a fun way of relieving tension and regulating emotions! For tweens and teens ages 10 and up.

Fri, Jun 21, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Storytime Room
We will read one story then make a craft based on the story. For children ages 4-7, siblings welcome.

Sat, Jun 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Porter Room
Welcome back to Ohio, bluebirds! Learn how the Arboretum has helped the Eastern Bluebird return to the area and how you can help, too.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Friends Pavilion
Enjoy hearing a panel of local history book authors (Dennis Keating, Judge Ellen Connally, Mel Maurer, and Paul Landis). They will discuss their books,... more
Enjoy hearing a panel of local history book authors (Dennis Keating, Judge Ellen Connally, Mel Maurer, and Paul Landis). They will discuss their books, answer questions, sell and sign books.

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Storytime Room
This documentary describes the effort of hundreds of people who worked at the United States Naval Computing Machine Laboratory from 1942-1946 in Dayton, Ohio.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Storytime Room
Stop by Youth Services to sign up for a 10-minute reading time with a reading therapy dog. Sign up starts at 4:00 p.m. Recommended for Grades K-4.

Fri, Jun 28, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Dover Room
Kids, teens and adults will be able to try out guitars, ukuleles, keyboards and dozens of percussion instruments. This inclusive event is for all abilities... more
Kids, teens and adults will be able to try out guitars, ukuleles, keyboards and dozens of percussion instruments. This inclusive event is for all abilities and ages. Presented by Keep Music Alive.

Sat, Jun 29, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Porter Room
Adult gamers! Share vintage video games with your favorite gamer in grades 2-12 or have them show you around their current modern game of choice. Hosted by... more
Adult gamers! Share vintage video games with your favorite gamer in grades 2-12 or have them show you around their current modern game of choice. Hosted by Games Done Legit

Thu, Jul 04, 9:15am - 11:30am
Parking Lot
Join WPPL and march in the Westlake Fourth of July Parade!

Mon, Jul 08, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Porter Room
Launching from Spaceship Earth, Mr. Molecule takes young audiences on a rocket ride to learning–from molecules to the Milky Way.
Registration opens Sunday, June 30 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dover Room
Join Fyzical Therapy & Balance Centers of Westlake for a discussion on how to stay on your feet and prevent falls. Learn how to keep yourself safe as you age.

Go to the Westlake Porter Public Library Summer Library Challenge page

Summer Library Challenge: June 1-August 1

Read or listen to books and complete activities for a chance to earn prizes! For library lovers of all ages. Register and track your reading online with Beanstack or visit our Ask Us or Youth Services desks to register in person.

Andrew Mangels presents an award plaque to Alice Lang

Alice Lang received the Myrna Chelko Volunteer Award at the library's Volunteer Appreciation Reception on May 1, 2024. The award is given annually to the volunteer who best demonstrates the spirit of volunteerism exemplified by its namesake, Myrna Chelko.

Find Outfoxed! and other Board Games at WPPL

Check out board and card games from our Non-Traditional Materials Collection to play at home. With a variety of types and range of age groups, there's something sure to delight. Visit our catalog to see what is available or stop in today!

Computer on coffee table displaying Virtual Author Talk page

Westlake Porter Public Library is excited to introduce Virtual Author Talks in partnership with the Library Speakers Consortium. Join us online for 2-3 live presentations per month by best-selling authors and thought leaders.

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

teens playing board game

Teens

teens playing board game

Teens

adults in library

Adults

adults in library

Adults

Christian and Christopher with sensory break box items

DISABILITY RESOURCES

Christian and Christopher with sensory break box items

Disability Resources

readers & writers

Readers & Writers

readers & writers

Readers & Writers

Girl looking at a computer

Download & Stream

Girl looking at a computer

Download & Stream

3-D printer

Technology & Services

3-d printer

Technology & Services

Learn about the Friends and Foundation organizations

Friends & Foundation

Learn about the Friends and Foundation organizations

Friends & Foundation

View community information Welcome to Westlake sign

Community Information

View community information Welcome to Westlake sign

Community Information

blogs on a laptop

Blogs & Newsletters

blogs on a laptop

Blogs & Newsletters