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Teenspace

Programs & Events for Teens
Mon, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
Special guest speakers from the NASA Glenn Research Center commemorate the first manned lunar landing and NASA's Human Exploration of the Moon: Past,... more
Special guest speakers from the NASA Glenn Research Center commemorate the first manned lunar landing and NASA's Human Exploration of the Moon: Past, Present, and Future.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:45am
Porter Room
Celebrate engineering during STEAM week with your design for the egg drop. Building starts at 11 AM in the Porter Room. Join us at 12:00 noon in the library... more
Celebrate engineering during STEAM week with your design for the egg drop. Building starts at 11 AM in the Porter Room. Join us at 12:00 noon in the library lobby for the official egg drop.

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Porter Room
Experience the comedic skills and gold medal winning juggling talents of Matt Jergens! A must see with audience participation and family-friendly comedy.... more
Experience the comedic skills and gold medal winning juggling talents of Matt Jergens! A must see with audience participation and family-friendly comedy. Please register each person attending.

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
Mac & cheese! Brownies! Who knew you could make these in a mug! Learn how to create quick and easy meals using just a few simple ingredients, a mug and... more
Mac & cheese! Brownies! Who knew you could make these in a mug! Learn how to create quick and easy meals using just a few simple ingredients, a mug and a microwave. Grades 7-12.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Porter Room
CPR & AED certification for adult, child and infant. Instruction by certified instructors/paramedics Ken Hehnen and Rich Mecklenburg.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Create pieces of art using mathematical properties.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Craft Room
Bring out your creativity every Thursday throughout the summer! Drop-in for a new craft each week. Grades 7-12.

Fri, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Enjoy a feature-length newly released DVD or favorite family classic! Contact the Youth Department for specific titles. All ages.

Fri, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Porter Room
Juggler Tony Steinbach presents "Unexpected Flying Objects!" A show with comedy, juggling, magic, and more.

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dover Room
Similar to an escape room this breakout challenge is going to test your ability to work together solve all the clues and stop an evil mastermind from... more
Similar to an escape room this breakout challenge is going to test your ability to work together solve all the clues and stop an evil mastermind from changing history! Grades 7-12.
Registration opens Tuesday, July 23 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Porter Room
CPR & AED certification for adult, child and infant. Instruction by certified instructors/paramedics Ken Hehnen and Rich Mecklenburg.

Westlake Porter Public Library Summer Library Challenge logo

Summer Library Challenge: June 1-August 1

Read or listen to books, attend programs & complete activities for a chance to earn prizes! For library lovers of all ages. New this year: track your progress with Beanstack!

STEAM Week July 21-27, 2019 with beakers, tech, gears, paints, and math images

STEAM Week: July 21-27, 2019

All ages are invited to explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) concepts in a fun, hands-on way!

The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books. The nominations for 2018 are here! Voting begins in August.

AudioFile SYNC Audiobooks for Teens


SYNC is a FREE summer audiobook program for teens sponsored by AudioFile Magazine. Download 2 complete audiobooks a week and listen with the OverDrive app.

Links for Teens

Resources for help with homework, volunteering and more.

Resources for Homework and Lifelong Learning
Teens can volunteer for the summer or school-year sessions
Sign Up for Teen Scene

Take a sneak peek at the hottest new titles for young adults. From science fiction to romance, history to mystery, these monthly picks for teens (and the young at heart) offer something for every reader.

Contact Youth Services

The Youth Services department serves children from birth through high school as well as families and teachers.

Call us at 440-250-5471 or send an email using the form below.

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

adults in library

Adults

adults in library

Adults

3-d printer

Technology & Services

3-d printer

Technology & Services

Girl looking at a computer

Download & Stream

Girl looking at a computer

Download & Stream