Library News

Rescheduled! Senior Housing Workshop

Please note that the Senior Housing Workshop originally planned for Friday, September 8 has been RESCHEDULED for Monday, September 11 at 11:00 am. We appreciate your understanding and apologize for any inconvenience. Please pass along the new date and time to anyone you think might be interested in this event.

Sep 7, 2017
Labor Day Holiday Closing

The library will be closed Saturday, September 2 through Monday, September 4, 2014 for the Labor Day weekend. We will re-open at 9 am on Tuesday, September 5. Have a safe and happy holiday weekend!

Sep 1, 2017
Enter Our Chili Cook-Off!

Prove that you are a top chef! Enter our Chili Cook-Off for a chance to win $75 and a gift certificate to Qdoba.

The Cook-Off will take place on Saturday, October 7th from 1:00-3:00 pm. Selection of the winner will be by popular vote.  If you would like to enter, please fill out and return your entry form by September 30th at 5:00 pm. You can download an entry form or pick one up in person at the library.  During the Cook-Off, we will also have games and a random prize drawing.

May the best chef win!

Aug 21, 2017
Join us for the Solar Eclipse!

On the afternoon of Monday, August 21, a solar eclipse will be visible across the United States. In Southeast Michigan, approximately 80% of the sun will be eclipsed. The library has two upcoming all-ages programs related to this rare astronomical event:

We have received a large number of requests for solar eclipse glasses and we are out of eclipse glasses except for a limited number that will be available at our solar eclipse-related programs on Thursday and Monday. If you are looking for eclipse glasses in advance, please check out this page for information about reputable vendors of eclipse glasses and other viewing equipment.

Aug 14, 2017
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

The Wayne County Department of Public Services will be hosting a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, August 12th from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Westland Shopping Center. Click here for a list of acceptable items and don't miss this opportunity to clean out your garage, basement, or storage area! 

Aug 11, 2017
Homebound delivery volunteers needed
Volunteers Needed!

Westland Public Library is looking for dedicated adult volunteers to deliver books and materials every other Wednesday to Westland Homebound residents. If you are interested in supporting this program and donating your time, please contact Yvonne Lopetrone by phone at (734) 326-6123. Download the Volunteer Application and turn it into the Reference Department. You will have to pass a reference/background check for this position, along with providing proof of valid license and current auto insurance coverage.

Aug 4, 2017

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