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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Summer Photography Contest

All Day 6/8 - 8/10
Challenges & Contests
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 "Adults" group.

Tiny Art Show

All Day 7/1 - 8/15
Arts & Crafts
Registration Closed
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Add your artistic talents to our Tiny Art Show! Register now to reserve a kit for creating your masterpiece and a chance to win a prize!

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

Adventures Begin in Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime
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*

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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 "Kids" group.

iDance ages 5-7

10:00am - 10:45am
Workshop
Join Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Workshop
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Ages 5-7: Here's your chance to dance!  Learn some new steps and a short routine.  Class will be outdoors, weather permitting. Please wear shoes that are safe for dancing (no flip-flops please).

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Gentle Yoga at the Library

10:00am - 11:00am
Health & Wellness
Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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.

11 am
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Messy Art for Preschoolers

11:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Registration Closed
Required
Please note you are looking at an event that has already happened.
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Library Grounds
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to join us in the Children's Garden for some messy art projects! Smocks will be provided but appropriate painting clothes are encouraged. Registration is required and begins July 2.

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

iDance ages 8 & up

11:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop
Registration Closed
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Workshop
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Ages 8 and up: Here's your chance to dance!  Learn some new steps and a short routine.  Class will be outdoors, weather permitting. Please wear shoes that are safe for dancing (no flip-flops please).

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

Touch-A-Truck

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meetup
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Parking Lot
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Meetup
Event Details:

Stop by the library parking lot and explore emergency vehicles, unique cars and trucks, and other working vehicles up close.  

 No registration necessary.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Camp Half-Blood Day

12:00pm - 3:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Gaming
Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming
Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:

Grades 7-12.

Calling all demigods! Get sorted into your cabin, make your own Camp Half-Blood necklaces, test your knowledge in a Percy Jackson trivia, and compete in Capture the Flag!

1 pm
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Messy Art for Preschoolers

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Registration Closed
Required
Please note you are looking at an event that has already happened.
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Library Grounds
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to join us in the Children's Garden for some messy art projects! Smocks will be provided but appropriate painting clothes are encouraged. Registration is required and begins July 2.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ESL Conversation Group

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Workshop
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 "Teens" group.

TAB Meeting

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
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

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Gaming
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.

2 pm
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Silent Book Club

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Book Club
Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Courtyard
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Required
Seats Remaining: 15
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:

3 pm
4 pm
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen BOTB Check In

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Challenges & Contests
Please note you are looking at an event that has already happened.
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Challenges & Contests
Event Details:

Battle of the Books is a book-related competition for teens going into grades 7-12. 

5 pm
6 pm
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Junior Master Gardeners

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Home & Garden
Please note you are looking at an event that has already happened.
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.

Tai Chi

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Health & Wellness
Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:

Join a beginner-friendly Tai Chi class at the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chess Club

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Gaming
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.

Mysterious Michigan

6:30pm - 7:30pm
History & Culture
Registration Open
Required
Library Branch: Westland Public Library
Room: Program Room AB
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Culture
Required
Seats Remaining: 53
Event Details:

Like any state, Michigan has a weird and mysterious side to its history. Join Michigan author Amberrose Hammond as we explore the supernatural, weird, and off-beat past of our state.

7 pm