Kids' Happenings

Libby - The FREE Reading App

Borrow ebooks and audiobooks for FREE on your devices using your library card on the Libby App!




Oct 13, 2021
Hoopla - The Netflix for Audiobooks

Use your library card on the Hoopla app to access audiobooks, music, movies and tv for FREE!

No waiting! Access materials immediately. 

Oct 13, 2021
Summer Reading Program 2021 - Tails & Tales

June 19-August 14

Kids Birth - Grades 6th

Read with us this summer to win awesome prizes!

Check out our events calendar for amazing and FREE youth programs this summer!

Follow us on Facebook to keep up to date about great happenings at the library and in Westland. 

Everything is FREE all summer long at the Westland Public Library! 

Jun 9, 2021
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

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