Dec
1
Thu
Christmas Workshop
Dec 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

It’s that time of year! Christmas is almost here…wouldn’t it be nice to have a new ornament for your tree? How about learning how to make a keepsake heirloom that can be passed on to future generations? Join us on Thursday, December 1 at 6:30 p.m. for an evening filled with Christmas fun! Each participant will leave the workshop with one created ornament and ideas for others to create on their own. Materials will be supplied; pre-registration is required to attend this event. Children age 10 and older must be accompanied by an adult.

Dec
5
Mon
Book Bites
Dec 5 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am

Children will hear a story or 2, including “Charlie Needs a Cloak” by Tomie dePaola, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the stories. No registration is required.

Dec
8
Thu
Indiana Birthday Party – Bicentenial Open House
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate Indiana’s 200th birthday. Enjoy some refreshments, test your knowledge of Hoosier trivia, create a Hoosier birthday hat, and enter one of the drawings. Our drawings will be for a movie, books, and music that all have Indiana connections. The birthday party will take place in the library’s Meeting Room from 1 – 8 p.m.

Dec
14
Wed
Grey Spider Club
Dec 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Participants will be asked to read books from one of the nominee lists so that they are eligible to vote in April 2017 for their favorite. At this meeting, “Building Our House” by Jonathan Bean and “With Books and Bricks” by Suzanne Slade will be highlighted and attendees will do a craft or activity.

Dec
15
Thu
Celebrate the Holidays
Dec 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for an evening full of holiday cheer! Have your family photo taken and create a frame to preserve the memory, welcome our Elf on the Shelf ‘Dewey’, and don’t miss Michiana’s very own, ‘The Roz Puppets’ as they present a holiday puppet show sure to entertain even the biggest of kids!

Upcoming Events

Feb
22
Wed
10:15 am Beginning Story Hour
Beginning Story Hour
Feb 22 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Are your little ones’ winter wiggles getting the best of you? Join us at Beginner Story Hour each Wednesday morning for stories, crafts and [...]
2:30 pm Grey Spider Club
Grey Spider Club
Feb 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Participants will be asked to read books from one of the nominee lists so that they are eligible to vote in April 2017 for [...]
Feb
25
Sat
10:00 am AstroNuts Space Club
AstroNuts Space Club
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Engineering Fun! (Event takes place at the Wakarusa Public Library) – Students will learn about aerodynamics. They will make paper airplanes and try different [...]
Feb
27
Mon
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Feb 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about numbers. This week they will hear “Seven Blind [...]
Feb
28
Tue
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Feb 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about numbers. This week they will hear “Seven Blind [...]

WAKARUSA PUBLIC LIBRARY
124 North Elkhart Street
P.O. Box 485
Wakarusa, IN 46573

Phone: (574) 862-2465
Fax: (574) 862-4156

Dial-A-Story: (574) 862-4441

Email: info@wakarusa.lib.in.us