Westlake Porter Public Library’s Late February Calendar of Events

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s late February, 2021 calendar of events. All programs are subject to change. Please check westlakelibrary.org or follow the library on Facebook and Twitter (@WestlakePorter) for the latest updates. Wednesday, February 17 (11-11:30 a.m.) Foodies @ 11 Part Deux (Live) – Join Miss Cathy and Miss Natalie on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube as they test ... Read More »

Westlake Knights of Columbus: Ongoing Blood Drive

Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. It is essential for surgeries, cancer treatment, chronic illnesses, and traumatic injuries. Whether a patient receives whole blood, red cells, platelets or plasma, this lifesaving care starts with one person making a generous donation. Westlake Knights of Columbus, St. Ladisals chapter 16373 is hosting their ongoing Red Cross Blood Drive on ... Read More »

Tri-C’s Westshore Campus Earns Second LEED Certification

New Building at Westlake Site Honored by the U.S. Green Building Council Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) earned a LEED® Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the new Liberal Arts and Technology building at Westshore Campus. LEED certification is a nationally recognized benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings. This is the College’s seventh ... Read More »

Make a Donation to Assist Your Neighbors in Need

Information courtesy of the City of Westlake, www.CityofWestlake.org The way social services and enrichment activities are delivered has been radically shifted by the COVID-19 situation. But Westlake Community Services remains committed to providing virtual programming that is essential to our mission to engage, enrich and empower residents of all ages, with a special emphasis on services for adults over the ... Read More »

Top 5 Benefits of a Not-for-Profit Life Plan

There are many benefits to choosing a not-for-profit Life Plan Community (also commonly referred to as a Continuing Care Retirement Community) These are five reasons that typically emerge when people respond to the question ‘why did you move to a Life Plan Community?’ Mission-Driven – Not-for-profit Life Plan Communities are driven by a mission and values developed by a volunteer board ... Read More »

Prince of Peace Pancake Project

On Sunday, February 14th from 9:00 am – 11:30 am, treat your “someone special” to a hot pancake breakfast at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Westlake, 28455 Center Ridge! Drive thru and pick up three silver dollar pancakes, two pork sausage links, and scrambled eggs. We won’t tell if you present it to your honey as a homemade meal! ... Read More »

Food Pantry to Host “Bounty Day”

Information courtesy of the City of Westlake, www.CityofWestlake.org To help residents experiencing food insecurity due to the continuing pandemic, the City of Westlake Food Pantry is hosting “Bounty Day,” a one-day food distribution event on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 9-11 a.m. To participate, residents must register no later than Friday, Feb. 5. We will be providing Cereal, Mac n Cheese, ... Read More »

How to Encourage a Loved One to Get a Hearing Test

Laura L. Brady, AuD, CCC-A | Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center Hearing loss generally happens gradually over a long period of time. Often, the subtle, and not so subtle, signs of hearing difficulty are more apparent to significant partners than it is to the person with the hearing loss. For a variety of reasons – financial concerns about the cost ... Read More »

WEST SHORE BLUES: The Best of the Beats

CRIME ALERT! Westlake Police are currently investigating a series of residential burglaries in the city. All homes have been unoccupied when entered. 5 have occurred since 1/22/21 and most have happened in the west end of the city. Streets include Lexington Ct, Prince Charles, Inverness Cir, Forest Lake Dr and Royal Woods Pl. The break-ins have occurred in the earlier ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library and Westlake Police Department Partner on Crime Prevention Webinar

Westlake Porter Public Library and the Westlake Police Department are partnering to offer Neighborhood Crime Prevention on Tuesday, February 16 at 7 p.m. via Zoom. Registration is required, and participants will receive Zoom login information by email after registering. In response to the recent string of home burglaries in Westlake, Lt. Dancy of the Westlake Police Department will offer information ... Read More »