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Teenspace

Programs & Events for Teens
Sun, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Hone your chess skills (or learn how to play the game) through WPPL's Chess Club. The club is recommended for kids ages 6+ but all ages are welcome to attend.

Mon, Oct 28, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Porter Room
Need a place to hang after school? Come to WPPL's Teen Lounge on Monday afternoons! Video games, board games, snacks and more!

Tue, Oct 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
Similar to an escape room, this breakout challenge will test your ability to work together, solve the clues and escape from the demons of the night. Grades... more
Similar to an escape room, this breakout challenge will test your ability to work together, solve the clues and escape from the demons of the night. Grades 7-12. Registration begins October 22nd.

Sat, Nov 02, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room
A great club for anime and manga lovers! All otakus and newbies welcome! Grades 7 - Adult

Sun, Nov 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Come with an idea, leave with a show! In this workshop, you’ll learn everything you need to start your own Podcast.
Registration opens Sunday, October 27 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 04, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Porter Room
Need a place to hang after school? Come to WPPL's Teen Lounge on Monday afternoons! Video games, board games, snacks and more!

Tue, Nov 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
With U.S. student loan debt topping $1.4 trillion--and tuition costs up more than 1000% in the last 25 years--it's hard to know what's "normal" to spend on... more
With U.S. student loan debt topping $1.4 trillion--and tuition costs up more than 1000% in the last 25 years--it's hard to know what's "normal" to spend on your child's higher education.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 29 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Craft Room
Get your team assembled and join us the first Thursday of the month for Teen Trivia! There will be different themes each month.
Registration opens Thursday, October 31 2019 at 9:00am

Sun, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
A chance for those competing at an 800+ USCF Rating to work together on strategies, skills, and game play. If you are a beginner, please attend our Chess... more
A chance for those competing at an 800+ USCF Rating to work together on strategies, skills, and game play. If you are a beginner, please attend our Chess Club on the last Sunday of the month.

Mon, Nov 11, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Porter Room
Need a place to hang after school? Come to WPPL's Teen Lounge on Monday afternoons! Video games, board games, snacks and more!

Mon, Nov 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Porter Room
Westlake Porter Public Library celebrates Veterans Day with a two-part program based on eyewitness accounts.

Mon, Nov 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Storytime Room
Learn about and experience virtual reality! Defend a castle, explore space and even encounter a whale with your own smartphone via Google Cardboard and the... more
Learn about and experience virtual reality! Defend a castle, explore space and even encounter a whale with your own smartphone via Google Cardboard and the high-tech HTC Vive!

Print release station and printer at WPPL

WPPL will now provide up to $1 of free printing per day through our automated print management system. View the official policy for more information.

My Librarian at WPPL open book in new book area

Looking for a great book to read? WPPL can help with My Librarian! Take a look at what our librarians recommend, or contact them for personalized recommendations. Get recommendations today!

WPPL Interior

WPPL is fine free! Starting September 3, Westlake Porter Public Library borrowers are no longer charged fines for overdue items. Read more

Non-Traditional Materials picturing ukulele, film and DVD converters, drum machine and boom box

New at your library! WPPL now has a collection of musical instruments, digital converters, and other non-traditional materials to lend to our cardholders. Learn more here

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

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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