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Hey Kids! Want to learn a
In today's increasingly connected world, a second language opens up a window to a wealth of opportunity for
children. For over 25 years, MUZZY
has been introducing millions of kids worldwide to a second language.
Developed by the BBC, MUZZY is effective for children of all ages. Now is a great time to
get started. Let your child explore a bigger world through language
The Westchester Township History
Museum has created online access to its immense historic photo archives, which include photos from the Prairie Club, the Chesterton Tribune,
the Richardson Wildlife Sanctuary (Flora Richardson Foundation), as well as community members. The number and
topic of photos available will increase as we continue with our digitization project.
know Hoopla offers eBooks and Comics for download at
its virtual library site in addition to music, movies, TV shows and audiobooks? It's easy and it's
Westchester Township resident patrons
may now instantly borrow free digital movies, music, and more around the clock.
There are some limits to how many items
you may download per month and for how long you can keep downloaded items. If you have reached your
download limit, try again at a later date.
Hoopla’s website and sign up with your library card
NOVELISTNoveList Plus is a
comprehensive readers' advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. It provides information about authors, their
series, and reviews of their works. NoveList Plus answers the question: What should I read next?
You can access NoveList directly through the links below or access its features through the library's online
VISIT OUR VIRTUAL LIBRARY
We have eBooks for all ages,
audiobooks, streaming classic and independent films, digital
magazines, streaming read-a-longs, and language lessons all
available for you:
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE
Preview Sale - April
Sale - April 27th -
Preview Sale - October
Sale - Ocotboer 19th -
Hours for the Friends Preview are 4 - 8pm. Hours for the Sale are 9am
- 4pm. If you have items to donate for our sales, please bring them to the lobby of the Thomas Library. Volunteers
are needed to help sort materials the week before the sale begins
The Board of the Friends voted to ban the use of electronic scanning devices at their
book sales. The devices are often used by for-profit dealers to mine our sale stock for the most valuable titles
and our Friends want our sales to benefit as many of our regular library patrons as possible.
Book sale proceeds are used for programming expenses, refreshments, and for staff
and volunteer recognition events.
A Friends Membership Application is available here.
THE INDIANA TRANSPARENCY
find information about Indiana State Government spending and operations at the Portal.
INDIANA GATEWAY FOR GOVERNMENT
find current and proposed budget information for local units of government at the Indiana
INDIANA GATEWAY ONLINE DASHBOARD
Plan of Service is here:
WPL PLAN OF SERVICE 2018