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Featured Programs & Events
Wed, Aug 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to see what family friendly video we have in store for you today!

Wed, Aug 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Are you scared yet? The Horror Film Club returns for an online viewing!

Thu, Aug 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to see what family friendly video we have in store for you today!

Thu, Aug 06, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Porter Room
Please give blood from 1-7 p.m. in the Porter Room.

Thu, Aug 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Zoom
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.

Fri, Aug 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to see what family friendly video we have in store for you today!

Mon, Aug 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Show us your pet and talk about how they have helped you through the coronavirus pandemic. An email address is necessary for registering in order to receive... more
Show us your pet and talk about how they have helped you through the coronavirus pandemic. An email address is necessary for registering in order to receive a link to this Zoom program.

Tue, Aug 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tune in and join the fun as we stream a live storytime!

Tue, Aug 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom
Get your resume noticed!Register

Tue, Aug 11, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
As a continued precaution to prevent the spread of COVID-19, this book discussion will be held on Zoom. Digital copies of the book are available on Hoopla.... more
As a continued precaution to prevent the spread of COVID-19, this book discussion will be held on Zoom. Digital copies of the book are available on Hoopla. Registration required. Instructions below.
Register

Tue, Aug 11, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Zoom
Join WPPL staff for a fun discussion about the LGBTQIA-themed books, films, music, and TV shows that we're currently indulging in, as well as new releases... more
Join WPPL staff for a fun discussion about the LGBTQIA-themed books, films, music, and TV shows that we're currently indulging in, as well as new releases available at the library.
Register

Wed, Aug 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Calm your body and mind with some yoga with Miss Nancy!

Wed, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom
In this workshop Teens will learn ways to manage stress during these uncertain times.

Wed, Aug 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Frustrated with cable? Let us help you sort through the alternatives available. Learn about media players, streaming services and more. Event hosted via... more
Frustrated with cable? Let us help you sort through the alternatives available. Learn about media players, streaming services and more. Event hosted via Zoom. Please register to receive link.
Register

Thu, Aug 13, All day
You will need an internet connection and a device to view the presentation. An email address is required. On or after 8/13 you will receive an email with... more
You will need an internet connection and a device to view the presentation. An email address is required. On or after 8/13 you will receive an email with instructions. See details for materials.
Registration opens Wednesday, August 5 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tune in and join the fun as we stream a live storytime!

Thu, Aug 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Zoom
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.

Fri, Aug 14, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Make some creative DIY crafts for your learning space for the upcoming school year. We will provide most of the supplies with instructions to complete 4 crafts.

Fri, Aug 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to see what family friendly video we have in store for you today!

Mon, Aug 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Learn how to grow your own herbal remedies from healing plants. Turn your home-grown herbs into creams, tinctures, teas and more. Learn the plant parts to... more
Learn how to grow your own herbal remedies from healing plants. Turn your home-grown herbs into creams, tinctures, teas and more. Learn the plant parts to use and their nutritional/medicinal value.
Register

Tue, Aug 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tune in and join the fun as we stream a live storytime!

Wed, Aug 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join Miss Nancy on ZOOM for Sing and Dance! Participants must provide an email address in order to receive Zoom instructions. Zoom instructions will be sent... more
Join Miss Nancy on ZOOM for Sing and Dance! Participants must provide an email address in order to receive Zoom instructions. Zoom instructions will be sent the day of the program.

Rescheduled
Wed, Aug 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
New date Wednesday, August 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for Virtual Trivia Night! Play as a single player or as a family. Presented live via Zoom. Registration is required. See instructions below.

Wed, Aug 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
What do Mark Twain and Rod Serling have in common? Join author and actor Mark Dawidziak for a fascinating online program to find out! Register

Thu, Aug 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tune in and join the fun as we stream a live storytime!

Thu, Aug 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Zoom
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.

Fri, Aug 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on social media to see what family friendly video we have in store for you today!

Fri, Aug 21, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Zoom
Join Got Science? and make a solar oven! This is a fun project we will complete together on our ZOOM meeting.
Registration opens Friday, August 14 2020 at 9:00am

Sat, Aug 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Zoom
Join Miss Rachel for a virtual Pokemon ZOOM meeting!
Registration opens Saturday, August 15 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom
Design 3D-printable objects with Tinkercad's website, and after they're printed, you can pick them up at the library! (This also counts as a 3D printing... more
Design 3D-printable objects with Tinkercad's website, and after they're printed, you can pick them up at the library! (This also counts as a 3D printing orientation).

Tue, Aug 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tune in and join the fun as we stream a live storytime!

Wed, Aug 26, All day
You will need an internet connection and a device to view the presentation. An email address is required. On or after 8/13 you will receive an email with... more
You will need an internet connection and a device to view the presentation. An email address is required. On or after 8/13 you will receive an email with instructions. See details for materials.
Registration opens Wednesday, August 12 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Join us for Virtual Trivia Night! Play as a single player or as a family. Presented live via Zoom. Registration is required. See instructions below. Register

The Westlake Porter Public Library building is OPEN for browsing. The drive-up window on the south side of the building is also open.

Additional services available during regular library hours include:

Visit westlakelibrary.beanstack.org

Kids ages Baby to 12th Grade can join the August Challenge, August 2-August 31, by signing up on Beanstack. Complete the challenge by earning 500 points and you will be entered in the grand prize drawing for a Gift Card Palooza! The drawing will be held on September 1.

Virtual Library Comic Convention Start Reading

Join WPPL and libraries around Ohio for the Virtual Library Comic Convention. Enjoy unlimited access to eBooks from leading comic and graphic novel publishers through August 31 courtesy of BiblioBoard Library.

go to One Community Reads website

August through December 2020 your local library systems invite you to read and reflect about race, injustice, history, and a better future. Visit the One Community Reads website to learn more about author events, book discussions and more in northeast Ohio.

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

Special Needs

Christian and Christopher with sensory break box items

Special Needs

Girl looking at a computer

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

readers & writers

Readers & Writers

readers & writers

Readers & Writers