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Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 52 min 7 sec ago
When: Thursday, April 09, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

Book Discussion for non-fiction readers.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Book Discussion feed - 52 min 7 sec ago
When: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of Child of My Heart by Alice McDermott.

Wednesday Afternoon Book Group

Book Discussion feed - 52 min 7 sec ago
When: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for a discussion of Flight of the Sparrow: a novel of early America by Amy Belding Brown.

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 52 min 7 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses" by Daniel Chamovitz.

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 52 min 7 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "Girls of Murder City: Fame, Lust, and the Beautiful Killers" by Douglas Perry.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Teen RSS Feed - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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 - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 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!

Homework Help and Reading Buddies!

Youth Services Feed - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Monday, February 02, 2015 - 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.

TEEN Winter Reading Program

Today at WPPL - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Friday, January 30, 2015 - All Day

Keep up your reading over the winter with a little incentive from us! Between December 20 and February 14, each book you read will get you an entry into a drawing for several Amazon gift cards! There's no registration and no log, just fill out an entry form for each book you read! ...Oh and we mean any book you read, even your books for English! For Grades 7-12 only!

Carry Out Crafts

Youth Services Feed - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Stop in the Youth Services Department to see what our featured craft is this afternoon. Tables will be set up with all of the supplies needed to make your carry out craft! No registration required.

Teen Lounge

Teen RSS Feed - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Monday, February 23, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

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!

Small Busine$$ Lunch & Learn

When: Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Where is the money going? Discussion will focus on financial management for your small business. Learn how to calculate your start-up costs, perform cash flow projection, and manage your business funds. Bring your lunch; coffee provided.

TEEN Winter Reading Program

Teen RSS Feed - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Saturday, February 14, 2015 - All Day

Keep up your reading over the winter with a little incentive from us! Between December 20 and February 14, each book you read will get you an entry into a drawing for several Amazon gift cards! There's no registration and no log, just fill out an entry form for each book you read! ...Oh and we mean any book you read, even your books for English! For Grades 7-12 only!

Who-vian Haven (Dr. Who Club)

Teen RSS Feed - 52 min 8 sec ago
When: Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Who-vian Haven is a place for Who-vians to get together, watch episodes of Doctor Who, and talk about Doctor Who and all other Timey-Wimey things. No registration necessary.

Small Busine$$ Lunch & Learn

When: Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Is Marketing necessary for your business? Learn how to perform market research, decide what marketing approach is best for your business, and develop and execute your plan. Bring your lunch; coffee provided.

Investor's Interest Group

When: Monday, February 16, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Costly IRA Mistakes to Avoid - IRAs are one of the most popular ways to save for retirement. Because there are so many complex rules & regulations relating to this type of investment it is easy to make costly mistakes. Learn some of the most commonly made mistakes & how to avoid them. Presented by Szarka Financial

Lovely Paperie and Gifts celebrates year anniversary: West Shore Morning Links

Westlake Headlines - 5 hours 28 min ago

Rocky River: Lovely Paperie and Gifts will hold a one-year anniversary event on Feb. 12 featuring special promotions and birthday cake. The store also will offer champagne and food from 6 - 9 p.m. You can check the store's Facebook page starting Feb. 9 for more information.

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Weird Science

Today at WPPL - 7 hours 55 min ago
When: Friday, January 30, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Learn science while having fun! Our interactive after-school science program teaches fundamental principles in an entertaining format. Students will participate in hands-on experiments that they can reproduce at home.

Rocky River boy charged with hosting underage drinking party: Westlake police blotter

Westlake Headlines - 9 hours 37 min ago

Underage consumption, Horseshoe Boulevard: A 17-year-old Rocky River boy was caught drinking in his grandmother's Horseshoe Boulevard home after the woman's neighbor's called her to say that someone might have broken into her house. The woman called her daughter-in-law who called Westlake police.

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Westlake student wins Cleveland Clinic art contest, Westlake students compete in national Academic Challenge championship, and celebrate Valentine's Day at Porter Library: Westlake's Good News Gossip

Westlake Headlines - 10 hours 43 min ago

Started in 2005, eXpressions is an educational program that uses creative expression to engage high school students in the exploration of science and medicine. Westlake High School art teachers Kelly Atkinson and Madeline Lee were speakers at the awards presentation on Thurs., Jan. 29, at the Global Center for Health Innovation.

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