Kids' Happenings

Wacky Winter Science Program with Mad Science of Detroit


The Westland Public Library invites you to join us for a Wacky Winter Virtual Science Show

PRESENTED BY:  Mad Science of Detroit

Please join us on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 6pm for exciting experiments and hair-raising fun!

Please register in advance by clicking here:

Feb 1, 2021
Mrs Fry

Follow us on Facebook to watch storytimes and other programs and learn about great free resources!

Dec 2, 2020

Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts
with our new STEM Kits for kids!

For a full list and to place a kit on hold go to our CATALOG.

Check out 1 kit for a 2-week period.

Nov 16, 2020


The library now offers free online tutoring through! provides on-demand tutoring, homework help, test preparation and writing assistance for students in grades K-Adult in over 60 subjects. Tutors are available 2 pm to 10 pm every day! 

Visit with your Westland Library Card. 

Check out this quick video for more information on their services!

Nov 2, 2020
Mrs Fry


Join us for a fun outdoor HALLOWEEN HOOPLA EVENT that is sure to bring smiles!  

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28 at 5pm or 6pm Register only after reading and agreeing to all of the following:

  1. Face masks will be required.
  2. Children ages 3-12 may sign-up.  An adult 18 or older must be present.
  3. Only sign-up for one of the sessions.
  4. Families agree to give other families 6 ft. or more space as you walk the HOOPLA EVENT ROUTE. 
  5. In case of rain please still come and get a prize bag in the Drive-up HOOPLA Line! 
  6. Everyone agrees to brush their teeth after eating candy treats!

Choose one time:   5:00-5:30pm or 6:00-6:30pm

Oct 21, 2020
Mrs Fry
NEW Book Bundles

Do you miss browsing our shelves? Then check out our NEW BOOK BUNDLES!

What’s a Book Bundle? 

  • Book Bundles are a service for all ages to
    help you get quick access to a variety of reading material.
  • Book Bundles are librarian selected bundles of up to 10
    items grouped together by format, topic or genre.

Why Checkout a Book Bundle?

  • Discover new titles!
  • If you’ve missed browsing our new book shelves, use Book
    Bundles to find your next great read!
  • Keep the kids reading!

How Do I Get One?

  • Click HERE to fill out our Book Bundle form.
  • It will take up to two days to process your order and
    you will be notified once it is ready for pickup.
  • A maximum of two bundles per person at a time will be


Aug 26, 2020
Summer Reading ENDS August 29

Kids' and Teens' Summer Reading Logs must be turned in by August 29th at 2:00pm to receive any prizes they achieved on their logs. 

Aug 21, 2020
Summer Fun Online Storytimes!

Every Friday beginning at 10am join us online for storytime!

Stop by the library each week to pick up a different kids' craft kit. Dragons, unicorns, turtles oh my, they're all stopping by with stories during our Summer
Fun Online Storytimes!

To view storytimes go to our kids' Facebook page:
Westland Library Kids. 


Aug 13, 2020
Look What's New in Youth!

LOOK WHAT'S NEW AT THE LIBRARY!(to place a hold on these books click on the title)

To browse all new youth books go to our catalog.

Jul 16, 2020
Summer Reading Starts Today!

Our 2020 Summer Reading Program encourages you to Imagine Your Story!  Your challenge is to read 40 days between now and August 15, 2020.  You can do it!

The more you read the more prizes you earn!  Every 10 days of reading earns a prize.  When you reach 40 days you earn a FREE BOOK and an entry into our Grand Prize Drawing for gift cards and MORE!  

You can record your days online HERE or stop by the library after June 22 to pick up a reading log from the front door.  You can print the log at home by clicking HERE.  Prize pick-up for days you read begins July 29 and ends Aug. 29.

Read your favorite books anywhere and keep those skills sharp by participating in this fun program!  Imagine Your Story!

Jun 15, 2020
Mrs Fry

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