The value of libraries is incalculable. Libraries are community hubs and leaders in the quest for knowledge, making it possible for people of all ages to find what they need to improve and enhance their quality of life. During September, Westchester Public Library (WPL) joins libraries nationwide for Library Card Sign-Up Month, to ensure that everyone carries the most important card of all: a library card.
WPL offers books, magazines, music, movies, audiobooks, ebooks, computers, and a MakerSpace Lab...to name a few things. A library card also gives you access to reputable databases for your important research. At WPL, you can borrow toys, games, and puzzles. We offer free, interesting and enagaging programs year-round. Get a card and explore all that the library offers, alongside your neighbors. Parents, put your children on a path to success by getting them library cards.
All new WPL patrons who get a library card in September will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win of one two $20 Duneland Chamber of Commerce gift certificates. For more information, visit any Westchester Public Library location, or online at wpl.lib.in.us. Don't forget to follow WPL on Facebook.
Thomas Library, is located at 200 W. Indiana Avenue, Chesterton; (219) 926-7696. The Hageman Branch is located at 100 Francis Street, Porter; (219) 926-9080. The Westchester Township History Museum is an educational and cultural service of the library and is located at 700 W. Porter Avenue, Chesterton; (219) 983-9715.