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Upcoming library events at Westlake Porter Public Library
Updated: 30 min 43 sec ago

Road to Wealth: How to Manage Your Financial Life

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Get to Know Your Money: This first of three presentations will discuss the importance of understanding income & expenses, assets & liabilities, net worth & ratio analysis. Take a tour to learn about valuable library resources. Learn to keep score of your finances so that you can grow as a saver and investor. Bring a flash drive to save a personal assignment.

Adult Winter Reading

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Read or listen to any book to win prizes.

Adult Winter Reading

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Friday, February 12, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Read or listen to any book to win prizes.

Adult Winter Reading

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Read or listen to any book to win prizes.

PowerPoint 2013 Introduction

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Create a basic PowerPoint presentation with text, pictures, and sound. Insert and modify designs, transitions, and custom animations. Learn about different PowerPoint views and printing options.

Zentangle for your Valentine

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Zentangle® is a new easy to learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns.   Zentangle provides artistic satisfaction, increases focus and creativity and an increased sense of personal well-being.   You will be amazed at how easy and simple it is to do. No previous art or drawing experience is needed!  Join Certified Zentangle Teachers, Cathy Zavodny and Michelle Rodgers to learn this amazing new art form while creating a valentine.

Google's Picasa 1

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Prerequisites: Gmail account.
Google's Picasa lets you import your digital photos, edit them, put them in albums, and share them on the Web. Learn how!
In this class we will learn about the organization and layout of Picasa.

Word 2013 Part 1

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to customize the Word 2013 Ribbons. Learn how to select text and do basic formatting. Learn how to set margins and line spacing. Practice using Spell Check, Copy, Cut, and Paste.

CTC-Speaker Series Lunch & Learn-Happiness@the speed of life

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Guest speakers join Career Transitions Center to present informative and timely topics for job seekers. Bring your lunch; learn and grow. Coffee provided.

Adult Winter Reading

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Read or listen to any book to win prizes.

Excel 2013 Part 1

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice entering text and numbers into cells. Learn how to insert, delete, and modify columns and rows. Begin working with formulas using basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Horror Film Club

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Board Room

Are you scared yet? Calling all horror film fans: Join us as we explore the classics of horror, science-fiction, and suspense!

Children under 13 should be accompanied by an adult.

Computers for Beginners

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

No computer experience necessary. Practice using a mouse and keyboard while exploring the computer and websites.

Adult Winter Reading

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Read or listen to any book to win prizes.

Files and Folders

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice saving, deleting, and working with files. Learn the basics of saving documents to different locations and naming files. Practice with the Recycle Bin. This class is based on Windows 8.1.

Author Visit with Mark Kozak

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Local author Mark Kozak will be hear to discuss his new book Cat & Cat: A Novel in Three Movements, a crime thriller about a man who finds himself at a crossroads in life. "One part thriller, one part confessional and hard-boiled to a steaming conclusion." Books will be available for purchase.

Adult Winter Reading

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Read or listen to any book to win prizes.

Maker Monday: Personal Home Computer Security

30 min 43 sec ago
When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Speaker John Dolinar is the Executive Director of Enterprise Infrastructure Services at Cuyahoga Community College. Learn how to use and maintain security software on your home computer to protect yourself from those seeking to compromise your personal information or damage your computer.