An opportunity to disconnect from the TV and other distractions to spend quality time with family and friends. Join us for your favorite board games or come and learn a new game. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Snacks and treats included. No registration required.Westland Area LibraryWednesdays at 6:00 p.m.April 16 & 30, May 14 & 28
Join us for this Grocery Coupon Workshop with writer and blogger Lynette Rice, of CleverlySimple.com and a designated DealPro from Savings.com.Topics discussed in the workshop will include:Realistic CouponingSee exactly how coupons work, how to save at least 50% on groceries, understand store policies, and keep coupons organized!Strategic Grocery ShoppingLearn how to avoid common marketing traps at the grocery store, and shop smarter!Meal Planning Made SimpleGet practical help with menu planning to save the most money while providing healthy meals for your family!You will receive a workbook for notetaking. So come prepared to learn, discuss and connect with others who are excited about saving money too!Sign Up at www.CleverlySimple.com/SavingsNationor at the Information Desk at the Westland Area LibraryWestland Area LibrarySaturday, May 24, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Join this fun-filled book club all about Nancy Clancy. We’ll discuss the books , have refreshments and more. Pick up a copy of the book selection each month at the Youth Services Desk. For ages 6-10.Westland Area LibrarySaturdays at 11:00 a.m.March 22 - Nancy Clancy Super SleuthApril 5 - Nancy Clancy Secret AdmirerMay 17 - Nancy Clancy Sees the Future
For knitters, crocheters, and other fiber enthusiasts. Meet fellow knitters, brush-up on your skills, and learn some new techniques. All levels of experience are welcome. Beginners will be guided by more experienced knitters. Bring your current projects or start a new one.Some yarn will be provided, but please bring your own knitting needles or crochet hooks. Age 13 and up. Westland Area LibraryMondays at 6:30 p.m. April 14 and 28, May 12
Let the members of the Westland High School Key Club unlock your imagination in these enchanting adventures through amazing tales, spectacular stories, crafts and refreshments. No registration required. For children ages 7 and under.Westland Area LibrarySaturdays at 1:00 p.m.March 15, April 19, May 10
Let's Talk About Books! Share your love of reading with others. For more information, call 878-1301, ext. 219.Westland Area Library, Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.April 10 - The Orphan Master's Son, by Adam JohnsonMay 8 - The Rosie Project, by Graeme Simsion
Need help with your resume? Representatives from New Directions Career Center, specialists in career development, will be on hand for this resume review.Registion required. Call 878-1301, ext. 239.Bring your resume in print or on disc or create one at the library.Computers and library resources will be available.Bring a flash drive to save your work or buy one for $5.00.Westland Area LibraryThursdays, 10:00 a.m.-noonMay 1
Wee Reads (Ages newborn - 24 months)This is a special storytime for the youngest children. First, we will share short, interactive books, rhymes and songs. Then, babies will have time to play with blocks, balls, and other toys. Parents and caregivers should be prepared to be actively involved and have an exciting time. Program will last approximately 20 minutes with social and playtime afterwards. No registration required.Westland Area LibraryWednesdays at 10:30 a.m.March 19, April 2, 16, & 30
Nursery Rhyme Preschool Storytime (ages 4-6 years)Please join us for stories, songs, finger plays, crafts, and other activities geared especially for preschoolers. This is a wonderful way to introduce your child to early literacy skills and get them excited about reading. No registration required.Westland Area LibraryThursdays at 10:30 a.m., March 6 -April 24
Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. No registration required.Westland Area LibraryWednesdays at 6:30 p.m.March 12 & 26, April 9 & 23
Book a Trip! Get a ticket to read when you book a trip for adventure! Taste, experience and play at each and every port of call. Exciting adventures wait each month as we sail away to: March 25 - GreeceApril 22 – Great Britain Grove City Library Tuesdays, 4:30- 5:30 p.m.Register online or by calling 875-6716, ext. 146. Ages 5 - 11.
Toddle Time Tuesdays (ages 2-3 years)Toddle on over to the library every Tuesday for a series of programs to get toddlers excited about books and reading! With stories, games and easy crafts, your toddler will be introduced to the love of reading! No registration required.Westland Area LibraryTuesdays at 10:30 a.m., March 4 -April 22
To celebrate Earth Day, we will be making a Stained Glass Planet Earth out of tissue paper. For children ages 7-11 years old. Please register by calling 878-1301, ext. 232Westland Area LibrarySaturday, April 19, 11:00 a.m
We’re Celebrating National Library Week - April 14-20Communities matter @ your library! In honor of the children in our community, the Youth Services department at the Westland Area Library will host an Open House. Families are encouraged to come and bring their children to meet our staff, check out our programs and participate in some fun activities. We look forward to seeing everyone!Westland Area LibraryWednesday, April 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m.