Westlake Porter Public Library's late November calendar of events

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s late November 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, Nov. 17 (2-3 p.m.) Wednesday Book Discussion – This month’s title is "The Widows" by Jess Montgomery. A limited number of books are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.

Wednesday, Nov. 17 (7-8 p.m.) Adult Creative Writing Group – Join us in person for an hour of creative writing prompts to inspire you to start and keep writing. This meeting will focus on the spirit of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Please register. Masks will be required during the program.

Friday, Nov. 19 (9:30-10 a.m.) Yoga with Ms. Jen! – Calm your body, mind, and spirit in this yoga class taught by Ms. Jen, certified yoga instructor! Wear comfy clothes and bring your own mat or towel. Ages 2-6. Masks are required for anyone ages 2 and up. Please register.

Friday, Nov. 19 (4-4:45 p.m.) Fun Science Friday: Volcanoes – Some volcanoes erupt slowly and others are fast. Let’s explore volcanoes by making some of our own pretend lava eruptions. Ages 4-6, up to kindergarten. Please register.

Saturday, Nov. 20 (11-11:30 a.m.) Adapted Storytime – Join us for this storytime designed for children who may not be successful in a typical storytime. Content is geared toward ages 3-7 years. Please register.

Saturday, Nov. 20 (3-3:34 p.m.) Pre-Cooking Skills for Kids – Get ready to cook by learning important skills you will use in the kitchen! Ages 8-12 No food will be consumed or prepared during this program. No sharp knives or heat will be used. It is led by a librarian, not a chef or occupational therapist. Please register.

Monday, Nov. 22 (1-7 p.m.) American Red Cross Bloodmobile

Monday, Nov. 22 (7-8:30 p.m.) Alternatives to Cable TV (Live) – Frustrated with cable? Let us help you sort through the alternatives available. Learn about digital media players, streaming services, and additional options. Please register to receive the Zoom link.

Wednesday, Nov. 24 (9 a.m.-5 p.m.) Discovery Box Sign-Up – Teens in grades 7-12: You’ll receive a survey to fill out, and we’ll use your responses to create a custom Discovery Box! Register beginning Nov. 17. Pick-Up your box on Dec. 1 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 24 – Thanksgiving Eve: Library closes at 5 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 25 – Thanksgiving Day: Library Closed

Sunday, Nov. 28 (2-3 p.m.) American Girl Doll Club: Luciana Vega, 2018 Girl of the Year – Luciana is a girl with a head for science and heart set on exploring Mars. We will talk about space, play games, and do a theme-related craft. Ages 6-10. Registration begins Nov. 21.

Monday, Nov. 29 (6:30-10 p.m.) Indoor Movie Night – Join us for a family-friendly movie! Please call for the title. Please register.

To register for any of the programs, please visit westlakelibrary.org/events.

Elaine Willis

Elaine Willis is the Public Relations Associate at Westlake Porter Public Library.

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