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Phone: (440) 871-2600

Address:
27333 Center Ridge Rd
Westlake, OH 44145-3925
 
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Upcoming Events


For Kids!:
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Join us for stories, rhymes, activities and songs. For ages 3.5-5 years old with a caregiver.

For Kids!:
When: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Create a booklet of The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle and learn the signs to tell the story with your hands! For hearing children ages 5-8.

For Kids!:
When: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Keep up your skills during summer vacation! Kids in grades 1-3 can drop in each week for grade-appropriate educational games. Teen volunteers and staff from the Westlake City Schools will be on hand to assist.

For Kids!:
When: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Teen volunteers help younger students retain their reading skills. This program is designed for children entering grades 1-3 who need extra help practicing reading. Please note: Book Buddy volunteers are neither expected nor trained to correct learning problems or to teach children to read.

For Kids!:
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Stop by every Wednesday afternoon and sign up for a 10-minute reading time with a reading therapy dog! Bring your own book to share or choose one of ours. Registration begins every Wednesday at 3:30.

For Kids!:
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy! Pick up a ticket at the preschool desk; space is limited. Ages 2-6.

For Kids!:
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Storytime Room

Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy! Pick up a ticket at the preschool desk; space is limited. Ages 2-6.

For Kids!:
When: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Try this fun form of exercise! This is a perfect way to introduce yoga and practice simple poses with rhymes that imitate animals and nature. Remember to wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat. Ages 3 1/2 - 5 with a caregiver. No registration necessary.

For Kids!:
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

In order to use the library's new 3D printer, you'll need to take this orientation first. Learn library policies about using it, how to download a 3D-printable object, and how to prepare it for a great print.

For Kids!:
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Where: Storytime Room

Let's go to the movies! We'll build cool cars out of cardboard boxes, then we'll park our new rides and enjoy a short cartoon! All supplies and snacks will be provided.

Teen Event:
When: Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Bring out your creativity every Thursday throughout the summer! Drop-in for a new craft each week.

Teen Event:
When: Thursday, July 06, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Bring out your creativity every Thursday throughout the summer! Drop-in for a new craft each week.

Teen Event:
When: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Henna has been used for thousands of years to create beautiful, temporary designs on the body. Join us to learn how to mix your own henna paste and create your own beautiful designs.

Teen Event:
When: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Bring out your creativity every Thursday throughout the summer! Drop-in for a new craft each week.

Teen Event:
When: Saturday, July 01, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

A great club for anime and manga lovers! All otakus and newbies welcome!

Teen Event:
When: Monday, July 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Do you miss "bedazzling" things with rhinestones? Bring an article of clothing, and relive your tween years with the Silhouette Cameo! You can also use it to etch glass with any design you'd like. Bring something made of glass (such as a jar) you'd like to decorate.

Teen Event:
When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

The task is simple: teams must build a free-standing structure out of spaghetti, tape, string, and a single marshmallow...which team can succeed in building the tallest tower?!

Teen Event:
When: Monday, July 24, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to design your own 3D-printable objects with Tinkercad!

Teen Event:
When: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Bring out your creativity every Thursday throughout the summer! Drop-in for a new craft each week.

Teen Event:
When: Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

It's time for The Amazing Race! Come to the library to compete in The Amazing Race - library edition. Teams will compete as they "travel" to each of the seven continents. Don't miss out on the fun!

Book discussion group meeting
When: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a discussion of "Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter" by Kate Clifford Larson. Copies of this book will be distributed at the September 12, 2017 meeting, after which extra copies may be requested at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome!

Book discussion group meeting
When: Thursday, November 09, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life" by Ed Yong.

Book discussion group meeting
When: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "Grit: Passion, Perserverance, and the Science of Success" by Angela Duckworth.

Book discussion group meeting
When: Tuesday, August 08, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a discussion of "The Swans of Fifth Avenue" by Melanie Benjamin. Copies of this book will be distributed at the July 11, 2017 meeting, after which extra copies may be requested at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome!

Book discussion group meeting
When: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man" by William Shatner.

Book discussion group meeting
When: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America's First Serial Killer" by Skip Hollandsworth.

Book discussion group meeting
When: Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Conference Room

This month's selection is "Hillbilly Elegy" by J.D. Vance.

Book discussion group meeting
When: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a discussion of "Rogue Lawyer" by John Grisham. Copies of this book will be distributed at the November 14, 2017 meeting, after which extra copies may be requested at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome!

Book discussion group meeting
When: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a Skype Chat with Tiffany McDaniel, the author of "The Summer That Melted Everything." Copies of this book will be distributed at the June 13, 2017 meeting, after which extra copies may be requested at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome!

Book discussion group meeting
When: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Join us for a discussion of "Lilac Girls" by Martha Hall Kelly. Copies of this book will be distributed at the October 10, 2017 meeting, after which extra copies may be requested at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome!