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Featured Programs & Events
Sat, Feb 27, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Please register to pick up your Mystery STEAM Bag Supplies at the YS desk starting February 27. Grades 1 & 2.Register

Sat, Feb 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
Zoom
Join Miss Rachel for a virtual Pokemon ZOOM meeting! We will play a guess that Pokemon game and have time for show and tell. Feel free to bring a... more
Join Miss Rachel for a virtual Pokemon ZOOM meeting! We will play a guess that Pokemon game and have time for show and tell. Feel free to bring a favorite Pokemon card or toy for show and tell!
Registration is now closed

Sat, Feb 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Dealing with health and education issues can be tough. Learn how to find solutions for your child when working with health care providers, therapists and... more
Dealing with health and education issues can be tough. Learn how to find solutions for your child when working with health care providers, therapists and educators.
Register

Mon, Mar 01, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Calling all Babysitters! Welcome to the Baby-sitters Club. Please register and pick up your Baby-sitters club activity bag at the Youth Services... more
Calling all Babysitters! Welcome to the Baby-sitters Club. Please register and pick up your Baby-sitters club activity bag at the Youth Services Desk. Grades 5-8.

Mon, Mar 01, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Please register and then stop by Youth Services starting at 9am today for a craft kit. For teens in grades 7-12.

Mon, Mar 01, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Make a beautiful small spring wreath with silk flowers. This can also be used as a candle holder. Register March 1 - 6 and pick-up March 9 - 13.
Registration opens Monday, March 1 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to learn about Charley Harper and how to make puffy paint at home!

Tue, Mar 02, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday! Please register and stop by the Youth Services Department beginning March 2 to receive a bag filled with Dr. Seuss... more
Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday! Please register and stop by the Youth Services Department beginning March 2 to receive a bag filled with Dr. Seuss crafts! Ages 2-6.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Zoom Programming 2
Join us on ZOOM for an interactive storytime featuring books, rhymes, songs, and movement. For families with children ages 2-6, siblings welcome.

Tue, Mar 02, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Join us on social media for fun family storytime celebrating Dr. Seuss!

Tue, Mar 02, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Zoom Programming 2
Join our Great Decisions group here at the library as we meet virtually to discuss an article and view a video produced by the Foreign Policy Association.

Tue, Mar 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
Have you been meaning to read more? Join other teens in grades 7-12 via Zoom for a dedicated hour to silently read. Bring your own book.

Wed, Mar 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Are you scared yet? The Horror Film Club returns for an online viewing! Join us on Watch2Gether for another classic chiller.

Thu, Mar 04, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Porter Room
Please give blood today from 1-7 p.m. with the American Red Cross Bloodmobile.

Thu, Mar 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Zoom Programming 1
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a Club for you! We have some private servers set up for Tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of... more
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a Club for you! We have some private servers set up for Tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of the most popular games via Zoom.

Thu, Mar 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Programming 2
Join us as we launch a new discussion group on Thursday evenings. March's title is available on demand in ebook format in the Hoopla app.

Fri, Mar 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to hear YS Staff read the first chapter of a book appropriate for children in grades K-4.

Sat, Mar 06, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Suma needs some new masks to celebrate National Library Week in April. Register to pick-up a mask to decorate at home and return it to the library where it... more
Suma needs some new masks to celebrate National Library Week in April. Register to pick-up a mask to decorate at home and return it to the library where it will be featured in a puma photo shoot!

Sat, Mar 06, 11:00am - 11:40am
Zoom Programming 1
Join us at 11:00 to share your Mystery STEAM Bag design on ZOOM! Grades 1-2
This event is full

Sat, Mar 06, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Dealing with health and education issues can be tough. Learn how to find solutions for your child when working with health care providers, therapists and... more
Dealing with health and education issues can be tough. Learn how to find solutions for your child when working with health care providers, therapists and educators.
Register

Sun, Mar 07, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Bonjour! You are invited to a Fancy Nancy Perfectly Paris Party! Please register and pick up your party kit beginning March 7. Ooh la la! Ages 5-8.Register

Mon, Mar 08, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Please register and stop by Youth Services starting at 9:00 am today for a tween craft kit! Grades 4-6.
Registration opens Monday, March 1 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
Frustrated with cable? Let us help you sort through the alternatives available. Event streamed live via Zoom. Please register to receive link.

Tue, Mar 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Zoom Programming 1
Join us on ZOOM for an interactive storytime featuring books, rhymes, songs, and movement. For families with children ages 2-6, siblings welcome.
Registration opens Tuesday, March 2 2021 at 9:00am

Tue, Mar 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
Join us on ZOOM for Targeting Your Job Search

Tue, Mar 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom Programming 1
As a continued precaution to prevent the spread of COVID-19, this book discussion will be held on Zoom. Registration required. Instructions below.

Wed, Mar 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Calm your body and mind with some yoga with Miss Nancy!

Wed, Mar 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
An online Zoom meet up for writers in grades 7-12.

Wed, Mar 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom Programming 2
Join us on ZOOM for an interactive storytime featuring books, rhymes, songs, and movement. For families with children ages 2-6, siblings welcome.
Registration opens Wednesday, March 3 2021 at 9:00am

Thu, Mar 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Zoom Programming 1
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a Club for you! We have some private servers set up for Tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of... more
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a Club for you! We have some private servers set up for Tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of the most popular games via Zoom.

Thu, Mar 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sign up to attend our virtual Speech and Language Consult where you and your child will meet with a pediatric speech language pathologist from Cleveland... more
Sign up to attend our virtual Speech and Language Consult where you and your child will meet with a pediatric speech language pathologist from Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center.
Register

Fri, Mar 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to hear YS Staff read the first chapter of a book appropriate for children in grades K-4.

Fri, Mar 12, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join Miss Holly on social media to see a fun science video! Recommended for children 4-6 years old.

Sat, Mar 13, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Get in the kitchen with Miss Natalie and Miss Cathy! Pick up a recipe kit starting March 13, and then tune into the live kitchen demo! Ages 8-12. Register

Sat, Mar 13, 9:00am - 6:00pm
It's spring and time to get excited about planting! We will provide most of the supplies needed to complete 2-3 projects about plants. Pick up a kit... more
It's spring and time to get excited about planting! We will provide most of the supplies needed to complete 2-3 projects about plants. Pick up a kit beginning 3/13. Grades 3-5.
Register

Sat, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for a hands-on program designed to teach families how to use music to improve their child's motor, communication and social skills as well as... more
Join us for a hands-on program designed to teach families how to use music to improve their child's motor, communication and social skills as well as behavior led by a Board-Certified Music Therapist.
Register

Sat, Mar 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Zoom Programming 1
Join us for this ZOOM storytime designed for children who may not be successful in a typical storytime experience. Content is geared toward ages 3-7 years.... more
Join us for this ZOOM storytime designed for children who may not be successful in a typical storytime experience. Content is geared toward ages 3-7 years. Pick up a kit for a hands-on experience.
Registration opens Saturday, March 6 2021 at 9:00am

Sun, Mar 14, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Zoom Programming 1
Bonjour! You are invited to a Fancy Nancy Perfectly Paris Party on ZOOM! Join Miss Nancy on ZOOM and have fun making your crafts and sharing your exquisite... more
Bonjour! You are invited to a Fancy Nancy Perfectly Paris Party on ZOOM! Join Miss Nancy on ZOOM and have fun making your crafts and sharing your exquisite creations. Ages 5-8.
Registration opens Sunday, February 28 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 15, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Please register and pick up a sensory kit and experience the sounds, scents, sights, and textures of the season with your child! Ages 3-7
Registration opens Monday, March 8 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 15, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Please register and stop by the Youth Services Department to pick up your craft kit beginning March 15.
Registration opens Monday, March 8 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 15, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Please register and then stop by Youth Services starting at 9am today for a craft kit. For teens in grades 7-12.
Registration opens Monday, March 8 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media for a fun storytime!

Mon, Mar 15, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Zoom Programming 1
Get in the kitchen with Miss Natalie and Miss Cathy on ZOOM!
Registration opens Saturday, March 6 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom Programming 1
Join us on ZOOM for - Long-term Care Planning . You must register with your email address to receive the ZOOM invitation

Tue, Mar 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Zoom Programming 1
Join us on ZOOM for an interactive storytime featuring books, rhymes, songs, and movement. For families with children ages 2-6, siblings welcome.
Registration opens Tuesday, March 9 2021 at 9:00am

Tue, Mar 16, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Zoom Programming 1
Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this... more
Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

Tue, Mar 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
Bring a book to rave about or find your next favorite! An open discussion for Teens in grades 7-12 who love to read.

Wed, Mar 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Let's mix it up with some fun St. Patrick's Day activities you can do at home! Ages 4-6.

Wed, Mar 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
The Wednesday Book Group meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month. A limited number of books are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk.

Thu, Mar 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Zoom Programming 1
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a Club for you! We have some private servers set up for Tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of... more
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a Club for you! We have some private servers set up for Tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of the most popular games via Zoom.

Fri, Mar 19, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Join Got Science? and make a model lung! Got Science? kits will be available beginning March 19. You will need a kit to participate in the program. ... more
Join Got Science? and make a model lung! Got Science? kits will be available beginning March 19. You will need a kit to participate in the program.  Grades 1-2.
Register

Fri, Mar 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media for fun storytime that celebrates Fred Rogers!

Sat, Mar 20, All day
Welcome spring with this adorable hand sewn felt craft. Each kit contains supplies to create 3 chick softies and will include templates as provided in the... more
Welcome spring with this adorable hand sewn felt craft. Each kit contains supplies to create 3 chick softies and will include templates as provided in the Creativebug video tutorial.
Registration opens Saturday, March 13 2021 at 9:00am

Sat, Mar 20, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Zoom Programming 1
It's time to get excited about planting! Join us for this ZOOM meeting to complete 2-3 projects about plants. Grades 3-5.
Registration opens Saturday, March 6 2021 at 9:00am

Effective January 22, 2021, WPPL will be open for browsing.

  • Face coverings for ages 2 and up and other temporary policies remain in effect.
  • Computer use is by appointment. Call (440) 871-2600 to schedule an appointment.
  • The drive-up window on the south side of the building is OPEN regular library hours.
  • Check the Event Calendar for news about virtual programs.

Introducing PressReader through Westlake Porter Public Library. Get access to more than 7,000 of the world’s top newspapers and magazines as soon as they’re available on shelves. Access via the web or with the latest version of the PressReader app.

Go to Myrna Chelko Early Literacy Initiative

WPPL is proud to offer the Myrna Chelko Early Literacy Initiative for children ages 4 and under. Participating in this initiative will help build the habits that foster early literacy development and lifelong learning. Sign up on westlakelibrary.beanstack.org today!

jigsaw puzzle pieces

Borrow a jigsaw puzzle and return it when you are finished! Find an assortment of puzzles on the queuing wall or displayed at the pick-up window. If you would like to donate a puzzle (with all its pieces) for others to enjoy, put it in one of the library's book drops.

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

kids at storytime

Kids & Parents

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Teens

teens playing board game

Teens

adults in library

Adults

adults in library

Adults

Christian and Christopher with sensory break box items

Special Needs

Christian and Christopher with sensory break box items

Special Needs

readers & writers

Readers & Writers

readers & writers

Readers & Writers

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Download & Stream

Girl looking at a computer

Download & Stream

3-D printer

Technology & Services

3-d printer

Technology & Services

business & careers

Careers & Finance

business & careers

Careers & Finance

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Community Information

View community information Welcome to Westlake sign

Community Information

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Blogs & Newsletters

blogs on a laptop

Blogs & Newsletters