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PowerPoint 2013 Introduction

Adult Program Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create a basic PowerPoint presentation with text, pictures, and sound. Prerequisite: Word 2013 Introduction or experience with any version of Word or PowerPoint.

Author Book Talk

Adult Program Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

George McNulty, author of "Trieste Intrigue", will be doing a reading and signing his work. George McNulty, a US Naval Academy graduate with a MBA from the University of Chicago, is a retired international business executive who has traveled to more than 60 countries. McNulty has written for business and technical publications; however this is his first novel.

Canned Film Festival

Adult Program Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

A coming of age film set in Buenos Aries, Argentina in 1969, about a nine year old boy being raised by his grandmother. Watch as he learns the truth about his parents, forms friendships, and brightens the lives of those around him. Spanish with English subtitles. MPPA Rating PG-13. Please register. Bring a can of food for a donation to the Westlake Food Pantry.

Tabletop Gaming Group

Teen RSS Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Where: Craft Room

Board games! Card games! RPGs!
Stop by for an afternoon playing tabletop games with other gamers!
Games will include Munchkin, Settlers of Catan, Forbidden Island, and MORE!!!

Mother Goose on the Loose!

Youth Services Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Saturday, May 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Storytime Room

An interactive storytime featuring simple books, rhymes, songs and movement. For ages Birth-3 years old with a caregiver. No registration required.

Full STEAM Ahead

Youth Services Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Saturday, May 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Each session will explore a different aspect of STEAM learning. May session = Technology (Basic Personal Computer Usage).

Canned Film Festival

Adult Program Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, May 11, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

After learning of the death of Princess Diana on the news, a sheltered introvert decides that life's too short to remain cooped up in her own little world of fantasy and insecurity, so she starts performing anonymous good deeds for the people in her life, with touching and hilarious consequences. French with English subtitles. MPPA Rating R. Please register. Bring a can of food for a donation to the Westlake Food Pantry.

Fantastic Friday

Youth Services Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Friday, May 08, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Fantastic Friday is a great day for homeschoolers! Every month, we'll explore a new topic with related activities.

Lapsit Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, May 07, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for rhymes, songs and play! For children ages birth-24 months with adult caregiver.

Toddler Storytime

Youth Services Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, May 07, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for stories, rhymes, activities and songs. For ages 2-3 1/2 with caregiver.

Bow Wow Books

Youth Services Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, May 07, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Stop by the Youth Services Department every Thursday night 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 Thursday at 6:00 p.m.

Publisher 2013 Introduction

Adult Program Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Saturday, May 09, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create a basic publication using text boxes, pictures, and designs. Prerequisite: Word 2013 Introduction or experience with any version of Word, PowerPoint, or Publisher.

BSA Scholarship Merit Badge

Teen RSS Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Start and complete the BSA Scholarship Merit Badge at WPPL. Sign up one time for both sessions. Remember to bring your Blue Card and be familiar with requirements.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Book Discussion feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

TBA

Adapting to Digital World Tools Successfully

Adult Program Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, May 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Join Tak from Geek With a Heart as he discusses how to break down the often intimidating barriers of technology to help you adapt to the digital world. For people just getting started with computers.

Windows 8.1 Introduction

Adult Program Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, May 07, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to customize the Start Screen and Tiles. Practice using the Charms Menu and opening and closing apps. Prerequisite: Computers for Beginners or similar experience.

Tabletop Gaming Group

Teen RSS Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Where: Craft Room

Board games! Card games! RPGs!
Stop by for an afternoon playing tabletop games with other gamers!
Games will include Munchkin, Settlers of Catan, Forbidden Island, and MORE!!!

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, May 18, 2015 - 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!

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Thursday, October 08, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress without Loving My Edge, and Found Self-Help that Actually Works by Dan Harris.

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 16 min 56 sec ago
When: Monday, May 11, 2015 - 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!