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Horror Film Club

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

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.

Art To Go: Armor from the European Middle Ages and the Renaissance

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

See and touch amazing works of art up to 4,000 years old from the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Travel Club: Travel Photography

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Come and join the travel club for a talk on travel photography.
Bring your favorite travel photos to share!

Consumer Reports Online

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Consumer Reports is a great site for consumer research. Research cars, electronics, appliances, and much more. Find guides on how to shop for particular items.

Part of Research Matters Month at WPPL.

Make a Difference - the Impact of Volunteering

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Kirsten Frei-Herrmann of the Greater Cleveland Volunteers will discuss volunteering statistics, why people choose to volunteer and the impact of volunteering. She will also discuss volunteering as an Encore career and volunteering to help in changing careers. Lastly, Kirsten will provide a volunteering inventory and discuss volunteering opportunities.

Word 2013 Introduction

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 24, 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.

Explore Languages with Mango

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Have fun learning a new language with Mango. Mango is a free online learning language system from your library. We will show you how easy it is to use as we get you started.

Advanced Searching with Google

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Searching is not a secret art. It's all about the search techniques. Learn what Google can do for you.

Adult Summer Reading Program

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - All Day

Join WPPL for another summer of reading, programs, and prizes.

Movie Maker Monday: Planning Your Movie

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Ever want to make a movie using just your smartphone? Or maybe you just want to learn about how you can create better home movies? This series for all ages will show you how!

"Planning Your Movie" will show you moviemaking secrets- the proper way to write a script, create a storyboard, and plan how you want your movie to be shot!

WPPL's Online Local History Photo Collections: A Guided Tour

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Come see the wonderful collections of Westlake images available on the Local History pages of the Westlake Porter Library's web site, from archival images of Westlake's Founding Fathers and residents, to views of the area's farms and ever-changing landscape, civic and social organizations, and more. You'll be amazed at how much local history is available to you and is as close as your computer screen!

Excel 2013 Charts and Pivot Tables

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create and modify basic charts. Practice with chart tools. Review basic elements of a chart. Create basic pivot tables and practice using pivot table tools, pivot charts, and filters.

Adult Summer Reading Program

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Sunday, July 31, 2016 - All Day

Join WPPL for another summer of reading, programs, and prizes.

A Treasure Trove: the Best of Backyard Birding

Teen RSS Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Jen Brumfield, Naturalist with the Cleveland Metroparks, is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable expert in birding. She will discuss bird species found in our region as well as suggest the best local parks and areas to spot birds. Jen will also let us know how to attract birds to our own backyards and what tools we'll need to get started! Don't miss this program!

Downloading Music with Freegal and Hoopla

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Monday, August 22, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Hoopla and Freegal allow you to borrow and download free music from your library onto your computer or mobile device! Join us as we learn how to access and navigate both sites. If you are interested in downloading, please bring your own device!

Must have a current library card to access each site, and an email address to sign up for Hoopla.

ReferenceUSA

Technology Training Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Monday, August 22, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

With 44 million businesses in their database, learn how to utilize the power of ReferenceUSA for your employment searches and business research. Time is allotted at end of class for hands-on practice.

Adult Summer Reading Program

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - All Day

Join WPPL for another summer of reading, programs, and prizes.

Olympic BINGO - CANCELLED

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Play Olympic themed BINGO and win prizes. For adults with special needs and a caregiver, if needed.

Adult Summer Reading Program

Adult Program Feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Friday, July 29, 2016 - All Day

Join WPPL for another summer of reading, programs, and prizes.

Tuesday Evening Book Discussion

Book Discussion feed - 22 min 32 sec ago
When: Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

TBD