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Investors Interest Group

Today at WPPL - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

"Learn the Best about ETFs for Better Investing" with Ian Abbott of Abacus Financial Services. Ian will separate fact from fiction about Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). Topics of discussion will include - differences between ETFs, Mutual Funds, and Exchange Traded Notes - how some commonly held beliefs about ETFs are false - the multiple sources investors can employ to find current market leaders thus guiding us to potentially superior performance with less risk.

Start Skyping

Today at WPPL - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Skype is a way to keep in touch with far away family and friends, through video, voice, and message. Please join us to learn more about Skype and how to set up your own account today!

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Monday, November 17, 2014 - 3:45 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've got computers, video games, board games, snacks, and more!

Let's Sing and Dance!

Youth Services Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy! Pick up a ticket at the preschool desk; space is limited.

Let's Sing and Dance!

Youth Services Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy! Pick up a ticket at the preschool desk; space is limited.

Bow Wow Books

Youth Services Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Stop by the Youth Services Department every Wednesday and sign up for a 10-minute reading time with a reading therapy dog! Bring your own book to share or choose one of ours. Registration begins every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.

Porter's Fiber Fanatics

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Share, socialize and solve needlecrafts.

iPad Users Group

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Listen to a 15 minute iPad topic and then talk and share basic tips with other iPad Users. Must bring your iPad with you.

SNAP - Sensory Stations

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Work and play with provided sensory materials. This program is for adults with developmental disabilities (and their caregivers, if needed) who enjoy textures and working with the five senses as part of our Special Needs Adult Programming series. Please call Rebecca Shook at 440-250-5471 to register or with questions.

Homework Help and Reading Buddies!

Youth Services Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Curriculum support and walk-in homework help for students in grades K-12. First come, first serve basis. Textbooks and laptops available.

Small Busine$$ Lunch & Learn

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Creating a Website for Your Business - Meet with a SCORE representative to learn more about the steps to take when creating your business's website. Our discussion will include pre-website planning, designing and uploading your website, accepting payments on your site,and marketing your website. Bring a lunch or purchase one at Pulley's at Porter before the meeting.

Excel 2013 Chart Tools

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create and modify a column chart, pie chart, line chart, and bar chart. PREREQUISITE: Excel 2013 Basic Formulas and Functions or experience with any version of Excel.

Windows 8.1 Standard Apps

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to use and customize Bing Maps, News, Weather, Sports, and Finance apps. PREREQUISITE: Windows 8.1 Introduction or similar experience.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Teen RSS Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Craft Room

Are you interested in helping out the library? Do you have good ideas about how to make the library better? In TAB teens have all the say! We'll talk about books, programs, and so much more! Pick up your application at the Youth Services Desk! Best of all, being part of this group will count toward any community service hours you might need!

Mad 4 Manga

Teen RSS Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Do you love Manga, Anime, or Japanese culture? If you do, this club is for you! Each month we watch a different Anime series, talk about our favorite Manga. Sometimes we even throw in some crafts, trivia, or Japanese treats just for fun!

Investors Interest Group

Investors Interest Group Meetings - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Monday, December 15, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Tax Savvy Strategies to Help Preserve Your Nest Egg. It is a lot easier to build wealth when you know the tax rules. Learn how to take advantage of the tax rules when putting together a retirement plan and the specific action steps to make the tax laws work in your favor.

Windows 8.1 Standard Apps

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to use and customize Bing Maps, News, Weather, Sports, and Finance apps. PREREQUISITE: Windows 8.1 Introduction or similar experience.

Emotional Intelligence Workshop

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Learn to understand and regulate your own emotions, recognize and manage them in others, and make decisions based on those emotions. Kitty Brandal of Corporate Compass presents an insightful, fun and educational course to positively affect your overall well-being and professional success.

Word 2013 Drawing and Text Box Tools

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to Insert, modify, and work with text boxes, shapes and WordArt. Practice with shape fill, shape outline, and other shape effects. PREREQUISITE: Word 2013 Introduction or experience with any version of Word.

Investors Interest Group

Adult Program Feed - 13 min 14 sec ago
When: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

"Learn the Best about ETFs for Better Investing" with Ian Abbott of Abacus Financial Services. Ian will separate fact from fiction about Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). Topics of discussion will include - differences between ETFs, Mutual Funds, and Exchange Traded Notes - how some commonly held beliefs about ETFs are false - the multiple sources investors can employ to find current market leaders thus guiding us to potentially superior performance with less risk.