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Adult Book Discussion

Here are a list of books we will be reading through August. Please stop in to the library to pick up a copy or reserve a copy of the book.July 9- Leaving Time by Jodi PicoultAugust 13- All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

At Westland Area Library from Jul 09, 2015 6:30 PM to Jul 09, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Adult Book Discussion

Here are a list of the books we will be reading through August.  Please stop in the library to pick up a copy or reserve a copy.June 11- When She Woke by Hillary JordanJuly 9- Leaving Time by Jodi PicoultAugust 13- All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

At Westland Area Library from Jun 11, 2015 6:30 PM to Jun 11, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Adult Book Discussion

Here are a list of books we will be reading through August.  Please stop in to pick up a copy or reserve a copy.May 14- we were liars by e.lockhartJune 11- When She Woke by Hillary JordanJuly 9- Leaving Time by Jodi PicoultAugust 13- All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

At Westland Area Library from May 14, 2015 6:30 PM to May 14, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Keep Calm and Read On Library Tour

Our library is hosting a Random House representative who will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on Spring 2015 titles.  Advanced Readers Copies, book catalogs, and Keep Calm and Read On tote bags will be available for attendees.  By registration only. 614-878-1301 ext. 603.

At Westland Area Library from Apr 25, 2015 2:00 PM to Apr 25, 2015 3:00 PM - Hosted by Southwest Public Libraries - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Warm up Westland

Join library staff and other caring crafters as we continue to create blankets for babies and adults.  Visit WarmUpAmerica.org for patterns and general information about the foundation.

At Westland Area Library from Apr 22, 2015 6:30 PM to Apr 22, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Taking Care of Mom and Dad

Representatives from LifeCare Alliance will present strategies for the caring of a parent or older loved one. They will also provide information about future care options.  Please call 614-878-1301 ext. 603 to reserve your spot.

At Westland Area Library from Apr 11, 2015 3:00 PM to Apr 11, 2015 4:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Adult Book Discussion

Here are a list of books we will be reading through August.  Please stop in and pick up a copy at the Westland Area Library.April 9- Unbroken by Laura HilenbrandMay 14- We Were Liars by e. lockhartJune 11- When She Woke by Hillary Jordan July 9- Leaving Time by Jodi PicoultAugust 13- All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

At Westland Area Library from Apr 09, 2015 6:30 PM to Apr 09, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Warm up Westland

Join library staff and other caring crafters as we continue to create blankets for babies and adults.  Visit WarmUpAmerica.org for patterns and general information about the foundation.

At Westland Area Library from Apr 08, 2015 6:30 PM to Apr 08, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Warm Up Westland

Join library staff and other caring crafters as we continue to create blankets for babies and adults in need.  Visit WarmUpAmerica.org for patterns and general information about the Warm Up America Foundation.

At Westland Area Library from Mar 25, 2015 6:30 PM to Mar 25, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Book Discussion Group

December  - My Wish List by Gregoire DelacourtJocelyne is beginning to wonder what happened to all those dreams she had when she was seventeen.  Then she wins the lottery and suddenly finds the world at her fingertips. But she chooses not to tell anyone, not even her husband-not just yet. Without cashing the check, she begins to make a list of all the things she could do with the money. But does Jocelyne really want her life to change?  January - Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan CrandallA runaway, Starla, accepts a ride from a black woman traveling the back roads of Tennessee with a white baby. As the two unlikely companions make their journey, Starla’s eyes are opened to the harsh realities of 1963 southern segregation. Through talks with Eula, her parents, and a series of surprising misadventures, Starla learns about life and family. February 12, 2015 – The Divorce PapersSophie Diehl is happy as a criminal law associate and appreciates that most of her clients are behind bars. Then comes Mia Meiklejohn Durkheim who’s been served divorce papers in a humiliating scene.  She’s locked and loaded to fight her husband for custody. Sophie warns Mia that she’s never handled a divorce case before, but Mia can’t be put off.  It’s the first divorce for both of them.  March 12, 2015 – Gray Mountain by John GrishamSamantha Kofer’s career at a huge Wall Street law firm is on the fast track in 2008—then the recession hits and she gets downsized. Samantha is offered an opportunity to work at a legal aid clinic for one year without pay.  The new job takes Samantha into the murky and dangerous world of coal mining, where laws are often broken and rules are ignored.  Within weeks Samantha finds herself engulfed in litigation that turns deadly.

At Westland Area Library from Mar 12, 2015 6:30 PM to Mar 12, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Warm Up Westland

Join library staff and other caring crafters as we continue to create blankets for babies and adults in need.  Visit WarmUpAmerica.org for patterns and general information about the Warm Up America Foundation.

At Westland Area Library from Mar 11, 2015 6:30 PM to Mar 11, 2015 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

One-On-One Resume Review

Need help with your resume? Representatives from New Directions Career Center, specialists in career development, will be on hand for this resume review.Registion required. Call 878-1301, ext. 239.Bring your resume in print or on disc or create one at the library.Computers and library resources will be available.Bring a flash drive to save your work or buy one for $5.00.Westland Area LibraryThursdays, 10:00 a.m.-noonJune 5 and August 7

At Westland Area Library from Aug 07, 2014 10:00 AM to Aug 07, 2014 12:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

One-On-One Resume Review

Need help with your resume? Representatives from New Directions Career Center, specialists in career development, will be on hand for this resume review.Registion required. Call 878-1301, ext. 239.Bring your resume in print or on disc or create one at the library.Computers and library resources will be available.Bring a flash drive to save your work or buy one for $5.00.Westland Area LibraryThursdays, 10:00 a.m.-noonJune 5 and August 7

At Westland Area Library from Jun 05, 2014 10:00 AM to Jun 05, 2014 12:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Wool Gathering

For knitters, crocheters, and other fiber enthusiasts. Meet fellow knitters, brush-up on your skills, and learn some new techniques. All levels of experience are welcome. Beginners will be guided by more experienced knitters. Bring your current projects or start a new one.Some yarn will be provided, but please bring your own knitting needles or crochet hooks. Age 13 and up.  Westland Area LibraryMondays at 6:30 p.m. April 14 and 28, May 12

At Westland Area Library from May 12, 2014 6:30 PM to May 12, 2014 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Wool Gathering

For knitters, crocheters, and other fiber enthusiasts. Meet fellow knitters, brush-up on your skills, and learn some new techniques. All levels of experience are welcome. Beginners will be guided by more experienced knitters. Bring your current projects or start a new one.Some yarn will be provided, but please bring your own knitting needles or crochet hooks. Age 13 and up.  Westland Area LibraryMondays at 6:30 p.m. April 14 and 28, May 12

At Westland Area Library from Apr 28, 2014 6:30 PM to Apr 28, 2014 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Wool Gathering

For knitters, crocheters, and other fiber enthusiasts. Meet fellow knitters, brush-up on your skills, and learn some new techniques. All levels of experience are welcome. Beginners will be guided by more experienced knitters. Bring your current projects or start a new one.Some yarn will be provided, but please bring your own knitting needles or crochet hooks. Age 13 and up.  Westland Area LibraryMondays at 6:30 p.m. April 14 and 28, May 12

At Westland Area Library from Apr 14, 2014 6:30 PM to Apr 14, 2014 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

One-On-One Resume Review

Need help with your resume? Representatives from New Directions Career Center, specialists in career development, will be on hand for this resume review.Registion required. Call 878-1301, ext. 239.Bring your resume in print or on disc or create one at the library.Computers and library resources will be available.Bring a flash drive to save your work or buy one for $5.00.Westland Area LibraryThursdays, 10:00 a.m.-noonDecember 5, February 6

At Westland Area Library from Dec 05, 2013 10:00 AM to Dec 05, 2013 12:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Chess Club

Come and play your favorite game with other friendly folks. All skill levels and ages are welcome. No registration required.Westland Area Library - meeting roomWednesdays, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.October 2 and 16, and November 6 and 20

At Westland Area Library from Nov 20, 2013 6:00 PM to Nov 20, 2013 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

One-On-One Resume Review

Need help with your resume? Representatives from New Directions Career Center, specialists in career development, will be on hand for this resume review.Registration required. Call 878-1301, ext. 239.Bring your resume in print or on disc or create one at the library.Computers and library resources will be available.Bring a flash drive to save your work or buy one for $5.00.Westland Area LibraryThursdays, 10:00 a.m.-noonSeptember 5, October 3, November 7

At Westland Area Library from Nov 07, 2013 10:00 AM to Nov 08, 2013 12:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

Chess Club

Come and play your favorite game with other friendly folks. All skill levels and ages are welcome. No registration required.Westland Area Library - meeting roomWednesdays, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.October 2 and 16, and November 6 and 20

At Westland Area Library from Nov 06, 2013 6:00 PM to Nov 06, 2013 8:00 PM - Hosted by Westland Area Library - Westland Area Library Programs for Adults - Details

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