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Featured Programs & Events
Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dover Room
Gain a better understanding of the history and benefits of acupuncture with Dr. Chester Dickerson from Superior Spine Care.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 15, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Porter Room
Join us and the learn the basics of the Pokémon Trading Card Game! Grades 2 - 5
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Craft Room
Discover how drive and follower gears function, and explore how changing gear sizes can impact the distribution of work. Grades 3-5.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Friends Pavilion
Children with disabilities and typical peers will learn basics of gardening, plant a container garden, and listen to a story read aloud by a library... more
Children with disabilities and typical peers will learn basics of gardening, plant a container garden, and listen to a story read aloud by a library facilitator. Grades 1-4.

Wed, Jun 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dover Room
From bestselling author Veronica Roth, a dystopian novel set in a surveillance state about one woman’s desperate search for a missing girl...and the dark... more
From bestselling author Veronica Roth, a dystopian novel set in a surveillance state about one woman’s desperate search for a missing girl...and the dark family secrets she uncovers along the way.

Wed, Jun 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Discover how drive and follower gears function, and explore how changing gear sizes can impact the distribution of work. Grades 3-5.

Wed, Jun 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Storytime Room
Stop by Youth Services to sign up for a 10-minute reading time with a reading therapy dog. Sign up starts at 4:00 p.m. Recommended for Grades K-4.

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us online. Streamed live.Register

Fri, Jun 21, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Storytime Room
We will read one story then make a craft based on the story. For children ages 4-7, siblings welcome.

Sat, Jun 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Porter Room
Welcome back to Ohio, bluebirds! Learn how the Arboretum has helped the Eastern Bluebird return to the area and how you can help, too.

Mon, Jun 24, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Each kit will contain a sample of the featured spice, some background on the spice and a couple of recipes! This kit will contain the spice Curry
Registration opens Monday, June 17 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Storytime Room
This documentary describes the effort of hundreds of people who worked at the United States Naval Computing Machine Laboratory from 1942-1946 in Dayton, Ohio.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Storytime Room
Stop by Youth Services to sign up for a 10-minute reading time with a reading therapy dog. Sign up starts at 4:00 p.m. Recommended for Grades K-4.

Sat, Jun 29, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Porter Room
Adult gamers! Share vintage video games with your favorite gamer in grades 2-12 or have them show you around their current modern game of choice. Hosted by... more
Adult gamers! Share vintage video games with your favorite gamer in grades 2-12 or have them show you around their current modern game of choice. Hosted by Games Done Legit

Thu, Jul 04, 9:15am - 11:30am
Parking Lot
Join WPPL and march in the Westlake Fourth of July Parade!

Go to the Westlake Porter Public Library Summer Library Challenge page

Summer Library Challenge: June 1-August 1

Read or listen to books and complete activities for a chance to earn prizes! For library lovers of all ages. Register and track your reading online with Beanstack or visit our Ask Us or Youth Services desks to register in person.

Andrew Mangels presents an award plaque to Alice Lang

Alice Lang received the Myrna Chelko Volunteer Award at the library's Volunteer Appreciation Reception on May 1, 2024. The award is given annually to the volunteer who best demonstrates the spirit of volunteerism exemplified by its namesake, Myrna Chelko.

Find Outfoxed! and other Board Games at WPPL

Check out board and card games from our Non-Traditional Materials Collection to play at home. With a variety of types and range of age groups, there's something sure to delight. Visit our catalog to see what is available or stop in today!

Computer on coffee table displaying Virtual Author Talk page

Westlake Porter Public Library is excited to introduce Virtual Author Talks in partnership with the Library Speakers Consortium. Join us online for 2-3 live presentations per month by best-selling authors and thought leaders.

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

teens playing board game

Teens

teens playing board game

Teens

adults in library

Adults

adults in library

Adults

Christian and Christopher with sensory break box items

DISABILITY RESOURCES

Christian and Christopher with sensory break box items

Disability Resources

readers & writers

Readers & Writers

readers & writers

Readers & Writers

Girl looking at a computer

Download & Stream

Girl looking at a computer

Download & Stream

3-D printer

Technology & Services

3-d printer

Technology & Services

Learn about the Friends and Foundation organizations

Friends & Foundation

Learn about the Friends and Foundation organizations

Friends & Foundation

View community information Welcome to Westlake sign

Community Information

View community information Welcome to Westlake sign

Community Information

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Blogs & Newsletters

blogs on a laptop

Blogs & Newsletters