Westlake Porter Public Library will celebrate National Library Week from April 14-21 with a variety of programs for all ages. National Library Week highlights the value of libraries to their communities and to the nation.
This year’s theme is “Communities Matter @ Your Library.” Scheduled programs include:
Monday Night Movie
Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton star as a childless couple whose dream child comes tolife in their garden. Rated PG. Please register.Monday, April 15 (7-8:30 p.m.)
Cleveland in the Gilded Age: A Stroll Down Millionaire’s Row
Join author Dan Ruminski as he regales us with tales about the 250 homes of Cleveland’s storied Millionaire’s Row. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing for $20 cash or check. Please register. Tuesday, April 16 (7-8:45 p.m.)
Secrets of Effective Couponing
Have you ever wondered how some people save so much money – and even get stuff for free – using coupons? Super couponer Laura Ploenzke teaches you these secrets and more. Please register. Wednesday, April 17 (7-8:30 p.m.)
Tween Book Club
Read a really good book recently? Looking for suggestions? Then join us for lively discussions about good books, audio, apps and more. Snacks provided! Grades 5-8. Registration begins April 10. Wednesday, April 17 (5-6 p.m.)
Teen Book Discussion
Read a really good book recently? Looking for suggestions? Then join us for a snack and a lively discussions about books, audio, apps and more. Grades 9-12. Please register starting April 11. Thursday, April 18 (5-6 p.m.)
Benefits of Compounding in Our Daily Lives
Learn about the benefits of compounding for people and pets from the pharmacist atNature’s Pharmacy. Please register.Thursday, April 18 (7-8:30 p.m.)
I Spy Celebration
The storytime room has been turned into a giant game of “I Spy”! Collect your game board and see how many items you can find. Ages 4-8. Registration begins April 12. Friday, April 19 (4-5 p.m.)
Kids & Families Rock!
Awesome family rock band Scribblemonster returns for an evening of singing, laughing, playing and more! Fun for the whole family! Free tickets will be available in the Youth Services Department starting April 12. Sorry, no reserves. Friday, April 19 (7-8 p.m.)
Star Wars Family Fun Fair
Coming to a galaxy near you! Mark your calendars for our fourth annual Star Wars Family Fun Fair. Enjoy intergalactic activities and a visit from the Rebel Legion and 501st Brigade! All ages welcome, no registration. Saturday, April 20 (2-3:30 p.m.)
To register please call 440-871-2600 or visit the online calendar at http:// signup.westlakelibrary.org:8080.