Library News

Red Cross Blood Drive on April 13

The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive at the library on Monday, April 13, 2015 from 10 am-4 pm. All interested donors may sign up by registering at the American Red Cross website: redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: wplccp or call 800-RED-CROSS. You can also call the library (734-326-6123) and ask for Susan to register. Anyone over 17 (16 with a permission slip) can donate blood.

Mar 18, 2015
Food for Fines

Help us do our part in alleviating hunger in Southeastern Michigan and reduce your fines during our Food for Fines program. From April 1 - April 30, you can bring nonperishable, in-date goods to the Circulation Desk at the library and receive $2 per item off of your fines (up to $20 total, lost or damaged items not eligible). We are grateful to our partners Gleaners Community Food Bank and St. Mary's Outreach for distributing donated food to those in need. For more information about this program (and for a list of suggested items), please click here.

Mar 17, 2015
Honoring a Hometown Hero

On February 11, 2015, the Westland Library Board, Library Staff, Friends of the Library, and the City of Westland officials honored our own Home Town Hero, Library Board Secretary Mark Welch. Mark will be leaving in early March 2015 for his 4th tour of duty. There was cake, cards, and many well wishes for his safety and quick return to the City of Westland Library Board and his wife Judith and their 4 children. Thank you Mark Welch for serving our country.

Mar 1, 2015
Frigid temperatures
Warming Center Feb. 18-20

The William P. Faust Public Library of Westland has been designated a warming center February 18-20. We will be open on Wednesday and Thursday, February 18 and 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Friday, February 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please visit us for a break from the winter blast.

Feb 12, 2015
Health Care Help

Need health care? Not sure what you qualify for? Want to learn more about health coverage from HealthCare.gov or the Healthy Michigan Plan? Get help from certified application counselors!

The deadline to apply for coverage at HealthCare.gov is February 15, 2015

If you'd like help getting covered, please join us at the Westland Public Library for our final enrollment events in February.

Saturday, February 7th

11:00 am: Health Care Information Session and Q&A 

12:00-4:00 pm: Drop-in Enrollment Assistance 

Monday, February 9th

4:00-8:00 pm: Drop-in Enrollment Assistance 

Feb 3, 2015

Due to the snow, the library will be closed today, Monday February 2nd. We apologize for any inconvenience.

We hope to re-open at 9:00 am tomorrow, February 3rd, for our regularly scheduled hours.

Feb 2, 2015

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