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Teen Summer Photography Contest

All Day 6/8 - 8/10
Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Challenges & Contests
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Teens going into grades 7-12th can share a photo that they have taken to be entered to win our Teen Summer Photography Contest! The contest starts on Saturday, June 8th and ends on...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Challenges & Contests
Event Details:

Teens going into grades 7-12th can share a photo that they have taken to be entered to win our Teen Summer Photography Contest! The contest starts on Saturday, June 8th and ends on Saturday, August 10th.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Mermaid Molly

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Kids
Event Details:

Mermaid Molly joins us on dry land to share stories and songs.  Ages 3 & up, parent participation required.

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:

Mermaid Molly joins us on dry land to share stories and songs.  Ages 3 & up, parent participation required.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

TAB Meeting

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Program Room B at Westland Public Library
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join our Teen Advisory Board (TAB). We meet virtually/in person once a month to discuss library programs, online resources, and popular trends. ...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room B
Age Group: Teens
Event Details:

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join our Teen Advisory Board (TAB). We meet virtually/in person once a month to discuss library programs, online resources, and popular trends.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chess Club

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Copy Area Tables at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Like to play chess? Want to get better? Drop by for Chess Club and play a couple of games. Bring your own board or use one of ours. Novices to chess masters are all welcome. No sig...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Copy Area Tables
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:

Like to play chess? Want to get better? Drop by for Chess Club and play a couple of games. Bring your own board or use one of ours. Novices to chess masters are all welcome. No sign-up required.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Rise and Shine Yoga Storytime

Friday, June 21, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Kids, Families
Event Details:

Ages 3 & up, with a caregiver.Listen, sing, and stretch along to stories with your child!  No experience necessary.  Bring your own mat or borrow one of ours (while s...

Registration Closed
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Ages 3 & up, with a caregiver.

Listen, sing, and stretch along to stories with your child!  No experience necessary.  Bring your own mat or borrow one of ours (while supplies last).  

 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family STEM in the Garden

Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Ongoing Program
Age Group:
Kids
Event Details:

Grab a blanket (or chair) and join us for Family STEM in the Garden! We'll be doing a hands-on activity involving Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.  Program wil...

Registration Closed
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Ongoing Program
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Grab a blanket (or chair) and join us for Family STEM in the Garden! We'll be doing a hands-on activity involving Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.  Program will be held indoors in the event of inclement weather.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chess Club

Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Copy Area Tables at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Like to play chess? Want to get better? Drop by for Chess Club and play a couple of games. Bring your own board or use one of ours. Novices to chess masters are all welcome. No sig...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Copy Area Tables
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:

Like to play chess? Want to get better? Drop by for Chess Club and play a couple of games. Bring your own board or use one of ours. Novices to chess masters are all welcome. No sign-up required.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Silent Book Club

Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Courtyard at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Bring your own book (or magazine, or newspaper, etc.)! This book club has no assigned book, reading deadlines, or traditional discussion. Bring your own reading material and enjoy ...

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Courtyard
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:

Bring your own book (or magazine, or newspaper, etc.)! This book club has no assigned book, reading deadlines, or traditional discussion. Bring your own reading material and enjoy the company of fellow readers.

Here's how it works:

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Veterans Panel Discussion and Expo

Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Workshop
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join us for a panel discussion and expo presented by the Veteran Resource Network of Southeast Michigan. Learn about local resources and services available to military veterans and...

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Required
Seats Remaining: 103
Event Details:

Join us for a panel discussion and expo presented by the Veteran Resource Network of Southeast Michigan. Learn about local resources and services available to military veterans and their families.

CLOSED Summer Sundays

All Day
Westland Public Library

The library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. 

Closing
Branches:
Westland Public Library
Description:

The library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Westland Library 5K Run Club

Monday, June 24, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Off Site
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Have you ever wanted to run a 5k? Are you looking for a group to help motivate you to run? Then this group is for you! We will meet and discuss running plans followed by a group ru...

Registration Open
Required
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Details:

Have you ever wanted to run a 5k? Are you looking for a group to help motivate you to run? Then this group is for you! We will meet and discuss running plans followed by a group run or walk.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Junior Master Gardeners

Monday, June 24, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Youth Program Room at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Home & Garden
Age Group:
Kids
Event Details:

Children will engage in “hands-on” group experiences that provide a love of gardening, develop an appreciation for the environment, and cultivate the mind.  There will be both...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Home & Garden
Event Details:

Children will engage in “hands-on” group experiences that provide a love of gardening, develop an appreciation for the environment, and cultivate the mind.  There will be both a classroom and gardening component to the classes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Noontime Book Club

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Program Room A at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join the Noontime Book Club on the last Tuesday of every month as this self-directed group reads current fiction and non-fiction titles from various authors. This month's title is ...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

Join the Noontime Book Club on the last Tuesday of every month as this self-directed group reads current fiction and non-fiction titles from various authors. This month's title is Never Saw Me Coming by Vera Kurian. 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Jewelry Making

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Youth Program Room at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Grades 7-12.Learn how to make a variety of jewelry including friendship bracelets, Perler bead earrings, and more. Stop by for one craft or stay to make all of them.Registration re...

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:

Grades 7-12.

Learn how to make a variety of jewelry including friendship bracelets, Perler bead earrings, and more. Stop by for one craft or stay to make all of them.

Registration required. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Explore Art for Adults

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join fellow arts and crafts enthusiasts for a self-guided craft. This month's craft is tissue paper art.All levels of experience are welcome, and supplies will be provided. Craft i...

Join Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Join fellow arts and crafts enthusiasts for a self-guided craft. This month's craft is tissue paper art.

All levels of experience are welcome, and supplies will be provided. Craft is for ages 18+. Registration required.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Adventures Begin in Storytime

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Library Grounds at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Kids, Families
Event Details:

Join us outdoors in the children's garden for 30 minutes of songs, rhymes, and stories with a take home craft available at the end! *storytime will be moved indoors in the event of...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Library Grounds
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Join us outdoors in the children's garden for 30 minutes of songs, rhymes, and stories with a take home craft available at the end! *storytime will be moved indoors in the event of bad weather*

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Homebound Delivery Service

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Ongoing Program
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

The Westland Public Library offers a delivery service for Westland residents who are confined to their homes. After a personal interview, a librarian selects materials of interest ...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Ongoing Program
Event Details:

The Westland Public Library offers a delivery service for Westland residents who are confined to their homes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ESL Conversation Group

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Program Room 147/148 at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Workshop
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Come practice speaking English at the Westland Public Library. Each week tutors from the Plymouth-Canton Literacy Council will lead the group in informal conversations designed to ...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room 147/148
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Event Details:

Come practice speaking English at the Westland Public Library. Each week tutors from the Plymouth-Canton Literacy Council will lead the group in informal conversations designed to practice your knowledge of English. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Weird Travels of Michigan

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
History & Culture
Age Group:
Adults, Teens
Event Details:

Join Paranormal Travel author Shetan Noir as she takes you on an adventure to Michigan's weirdest places and events.

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: History & Culture
Required
Seats Remaining: 52
Event Details:

Join Paranormal Travel author Shetan Noir as she takes you on an adventure to Michigan's weirdest places and events.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Westland Easytalkers

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Program Room 147/148 at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Meetup
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

All are welcome to attend meetings of your local Toastmasters club! Improve your speaking and listening skills in a supportive, friendly group setting. This group meets on the seco...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room 147/148
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Meetup
Event Details:

All are welcome to attend meetings of your local Toastmasters club! Improve your speaking and listening skills in a supportive, friendly group setting.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chess Club

Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Copy Area Tables at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Like to play chess? Want to get better? Drop by for Chess Club and play a couple of games. Bring your own board or use one of ours. Novices to chess masters are all welcome. No sig...

Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Copy Area Tables
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:

Like to play chess? Want to get better? Drop by for Chess Club and play a couple of games. Bring your own board or use one of ours. Novices to chess masters are all welcome. No sign-up required.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

"Dr. Dolittle" Puppet Show with MellyPOP! Productions

Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Performance
Age Group:
Kids, Families
Event Details:

Have fun hanging out with Dottie, Dr. Dolittle's bumbling, new assistant, as she shares stories with all of the magical, talking animals. This fun, interactive show combines puppet...

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Performance
Required
Seats Remaining: 82
Event Details:

Have fun hanging out with Dottie, Dr. Dolittle's bumbling, new assistant, as she shares stories with all of the magical, talking animals. This fun, interactive show combines puppets with music and comedy.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Rhythm and Rock

Saturday, June 29, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Program Room at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Kids, Families
Event Details:

Sing, play, and move along with your child!  Your little one's natural rhythm will shine in this interactive music program for ages 1-5, with a caregiver. Please register unde...

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Sing, play, and move along with your child!  Your little one's natural rhythm will shine in this interactive music program for ages 1-5, with a caregiver.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Gentle Yoga at the Library

Saturday, June 29, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Program Room AB at Westland Public Library
Program Type:
Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Build strength and flexibility along with a calmer mind in this gentle yoga class with instructor Amy Poupard. Amy has been teaching yoga for 5 years and is experienced in accessib...

Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Build strength and flexibility along with a calmer mind in this gentle yoga class with instructor Amy Poupard. Amy has been teaching yoga for 5 years and is experienced in accessible yoga for all ages and abilities.