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Wireless Printing

Print from your Portable Computer in the library

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Photo of a US FlagThe library will be closed Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30 in observation of Memorial Day.

The parking lot and book drop will be inaccessible during that time while the surface is resealed.





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Travel Club: India

Photo of the Taj Mahal by Samantha KretschmerHoly cow!! All the way to India and back in one hour?! Free of charge too?!

Yes,the Travel Club at WPPL can "virtually" give you a tour in an hour. Our YA librarian Samantha Kretschmer will be our guide.

Thursday, May 26
in the Dover Room

Register online, call 440-250-5460 or stop by any public service desk to sign up.

Come Join the Parade!

We invite you to walk with us in Westlake's Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30 at 9:15am.

Photo of the staff and patrons who marched in the 2015 Westlake Memorial Day Parade

All participants in the 1.1 mile walk will receive a free WPPL t-shirt, courtesy of the Friends of Westlake Porter Public Library.

Please register online. T-shirts will be distributed at the parade at 9:30am at Westlake Christian Church.

Horror Film Club

Theatrical poster for Lon Chaney in the The Frozen GhostCalling all horror film fans: Join us as we explore the classics of horror, science-fiction, and suspense!

Wednesday, June 1
in the Dover Room

Register online, call 440-250-5462 or stop by any public service desk to sign up.

This month, a stage hypnotist holds himself responsible for the death of an on-stage volunteer and goes into hiding, moving in with the eccentric staff of a wax museum.  However, Gregor's new life of peace and solitude is threatened by a jealous love triangle and a murderer in the museum.

Maker Monday: What Is 3D Printing?

Photo of a Polar 3D printer and two 3D printed objectsLearn what 3D printing is, and how it's revolutionized the way anyone can make nearly anything. Join us on Monday, June 13 from 7:00-8:30pm in the Dover Room.

Register online, call 440-250-5462 or stop by any public service desk to sign up.

Donate Books to United Way!

Logo reads LIVE UNITED United Way United Way of Greater ClevelandWestlake Porter Public Library is once again a public collection point for United Way of Greater Cleveland's Stuff the Bus with Books campaign. If you have new or gently used children's and young adult books to donate to keep Cuyahoga County's kids reading all summer long, please drop them off in the lobby until June 15.

Helping Young People Make Their Family History Come Alive!

Cartoon of an adult woman teaching a child seated on the groundCuyahoga West Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society presents "Helping Young People Make their Family History Come Alive!" Presented by Betty Franklin of the Westlake LDS Family History Center.

Wednesday, June 15 in the Porter Room
6:30-7:00pm - Social time with refreshments
7:00-8:30pm - Presentation

Bring the kids and grandkids! Everyone is welcome! No registration required.

Hoopla Now Has eBooks, Comics and Audiobooks!

Now every day is free comic book day!

Patrons "in the know" have used hoopla digital to stream movies, television shows and music albums for free. Now you can add eBooks, comics and audiobooks to the list of convenient digital content available through hoopla digital and WPPL!

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The loan period for all the new content is 21 days, but there are never late fees. Explore content from DC Entertainment, IDW, Titan Comics and more on your smartphone, tablet or computer.