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Time to Pop Open a Good Book

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
It's winter and "Time to Pop Open a Good Book"!  This program is for all children up to age 12.  Readers can earn a "poppin' good" treat for reaching their goal!  

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Hot Reads for Cold Nights

Monday, February 19, 2018
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland

Hot Reads for Cold Nights 2018 – Adult Winter Reading Program

Win a prize for what you’re already doing – reading! From January 8 – February 19, fill out a raffle slip for each book, eBook, or audiobook you read or listen to. Each week you’ll be entered to win a prize.

*The fine print: This program is open to adults ages 18 & up. Only books, eBooks, and audiobooks may be entered into the raffle; DVDs, CDs, and magazines are not eligible for entry. To win a prize, your library account must be in good standing. You do not need to be a resident to win. Each entrant may only win once.

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Babytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
0-2 with a caregiver
This interactive storytime includes stories, songs, rhymes, and games geared especially toward babies (birth to 2 years, with a caregiver). Older siblings are welcome too! Session includes a playtime with interactive learning toys, puzzles, and music.
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Tween Decoupage Treasure Boxes

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Activity Room
Grades 5 & up
Transform an old cigar box into your very own treasure box!  All supplies provided.  Registration required.
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Toddler Tales

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
Toddler Tales is an interactive program between parents/caregivers and their children ages 18 months to 3.5 years.  Enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs, signs and rhymes with your little ones.  No registration required.
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Toddler Tales

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
Toddler Tales is an interactive program between parents/caregivers and their children ages 18 months to 3.5 years.  Enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs, signs and rhymes with your little ones.  No registration required.
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Homework Help

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room C
Looking for help with your homework?  Free assistance is available regularly on a walk-in basis.  A college student volunteer will provide homework help for students in grades 1-12.  This service is offered on Wednesdays from 4:30-6pm.  Stop by Meeting Room C and sign up for 20 minutes or more of homework assistance.   Parents of children in 1st-6th grades need to sign child in and stay in the library.  (No Homework Help on Jan. 31, Feb. 28, Mar. 7, Apr. 4)
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Computer Basics

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room A
This class is for people with no computer experience. Learn computer terminology, how to properly turn a computer on and off, using the mouse, and more. Registration encouraged.
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Intro to Microsoft Publisher

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room A
An introduction Microsoft Publisher 2010. Learn how to design and layout publications for printing. Publisher allows you to make brochures, business cards, calendars, flyers, greeting cards, labels, newsletters, postcards and more. This class requires basic computer knowledge and the ability to use a mouse. Registration encouraged.
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Job Seekers Lab

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room A
Are you a job hunter? Do you need assistance developing your resume or cover letter? Do you need help filing for unemployment, creating an e-mail address or searching job boards and websites? We can help! 

Drop in Monday evenings from 6:00-8:00 and Thursday afternoons from 3:00-5:00.
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Chess Club

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Faust Area
Like to play chess? Want to get better? Come to the Westland Chess Group and hang out 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.
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Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Activity Room
Ages 3.5 - 5

Preschoolers ages 3.5 - 5 yrs. old, who are not yet in Kindergarten, can attend an independent storytime designed especially for them. Early literacy elements will be presented through stories, rhymes & songs.

No registration is required.

Please arrive within 5 minutes of the start time. Storytime runs approximately 30 minutes long.
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Target Practice for Beginners

6:45 PM - 7:30 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Offsite - See description for details
Familiarize yourself with target practice and firearm safety. Join the library at Firearm Exchange as part of our "New Year, New You" series. All attendees must be at least 21 years of age with photo ID to be presented to Firearm Exchange. The event will take place at Firearm Exchange (30305 Schoolcraft Rd Livonia, 48150 #734-422-4867). Registration with a library card valid at the Westland Library is required.

For more information, please visit firearmexchange.net
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Rhythm & Rock Music Time

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
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.  Siblings are welcome.  No registration needed.

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Chess Club

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Faust Area
Like to play chess? Want to get better? Come to the Westland Chess Group and hang out 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.
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Fancy Nancy Tea Party

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Rooms A and B
In honor of National Hot Tea Month you are cordially invited to an afternoon tea party! Dress up in your fanciest clothes, bring a grown up and join us for tea, snacks and fun! For ages 4-11. Registration required.
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Family Movie

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Rooms A and B
Please join us for a FREE family movie at 1:00pm today!  Movies are rated G or PG and run approximately 90 minutes.  No registration is required.  Light refreshments will be served.  Children under 8 must have an adult present.  Please call the Youth Reference Desk at 734-326-6123 for more information.  Enjoy the show!  No registration required.  
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Job Seekers Lab

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room C
Are you a job hunter? Do you need assistance developing your resume or cover letter? Do you need help filing for unemployment, creating an e-mail address or searching job boards and websites? We can help! 

Drop in Monday evenings from 6:00-8:00 and Thursday afternoons from 3:00-5:00.
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Sleepytime Storytime

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
Come close the day with stories and crafts for little dreamers ages 3-7 years old.  Children are invited to attend in their pajamas!  No registration required.  Siblings are welcome.
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Teen Advisory Board

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room A
The Teen Advisory Board is now in session! Teen Advisory Board members meet the last Monday of the month to help plan library programs, select prizes, make displays, work on service projects and more!  If you are interested in becoming a TAB member, fill out an application or just come to a meeting.  Snacks and drinks are always provided. 
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Babytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
0-2 with a caregiver
This interactive storytime includes stories, songs, rhymes, and games geared especially toward babies (birth to 2 years, with a caregiver). Older siblings are welcome too! Session includes a playtime with interactive learning toys, puzzles, and music.
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Noon Time Book Club

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room C
Please join us this month as we discuss The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel.
Copies of the book will be available at the Reference Desk. 
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Estate/Long Term Care/Medicaid Presentation

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Rooms A and B
What you need to know about Medicaid and Long-Term Care Planning:  Join us as we welcome the Law Office of Erin E. Mortenson, Specialists in Elder Law.  You must register for this workshop with the law office by calling (248) 924-9550 or chelsey@mortensonelderlaw.com 
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Toddler Tales

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
Toddler Tales is an interactive program between parents/caregivers and their children ages 18 months to 3.5 years.  Enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs, signs and rhymes with your little ones.  No registration required.
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Toddler Tales

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland
Meeting Room B
Toddler Tales is an interactive program between parents/caregivers and their children ages 18 months to 3.5 years.  Enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs, signs and rhymes with your little ones.  No registration required.
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