November 2015 – February 2016

Closed
November 26, 2015 all-day
The Library will be closed all day in observance of Thanksgiving.
Preschool Story Hour
November 30, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about penguins and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
December 1, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about penguins and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
December 7, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
December 8, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Opening Late
December 9, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:01 am
The library will be opening at 10 am today due to the staff Christmas party.
Library Board Meeting
December 11, 2015 @ 7:45 am – 8:15 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend.
Book Bites
December 11, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Tracks in the Snow” by Wong Herbert Lee, and participate in either a craft or activity related [...]
Elf on the Shelf
December 17, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Program – Families will have their pictures taken to place in a crafted photo frame memento, make and take ’Reindeer Food’, and decorate cookies [...]
Book Bites
December 21, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Santa Claus and the Three Bears” by Maria Modugno, and participate in either a craft or activity [...]
Closed
December 24, 2015 all-day
The Library will be closed in observance of Christmas Eve.
Closed
December 25, 2015 all-day
The Library will be closed in observance of Christmas Day.
Great Stuffed Animal Sleepover
December 29, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Great Stuffed Animal Sleepover: It’s the one night of the year when Wakarusa Public Library allows entry to critters of all shapes and sizes….as [...]
Closing at Noon
December 31, 2015 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The library will be closing at noon in observance of New Year’s Eve.
Closed
January 1, 2016 all-day
The library will be closed all day in observance of New Year’s Day.
Winter/Spring Registration
January 4, 2016 all-day
Registration begins for the following events: Preschool Story Hour (Session runs 1/25 – 4/27) Beginning Story Hour (Session runs 1/27 – 3/16) YA Book Club [...]
Friendship Day
January 6, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Let your imagination run wild with Beekle, the unimaginary friend! Come join us as we celebrate the 2015 Caldecott Award winning book with crafts and [...]
Library Board Meeting
January 8, 2016 @ 7:45 am – 8:15 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend.
2016 Newbery & Caldecott Winners Announced
January 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am – 8:01 am
Book Bites
January 13, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “If You Were a Penguin” by Wendell & Florence Minor, and participate in either a craft or [...]
Super Stupendous Light Show Extravaganza
January 21, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Calling all mad scientists (and their families)! Join us for a night of fun filled, super science light experiments hosted by ‘Professor Propeller Feller Zeller’. [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 25, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 25, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 26, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Beginner Story Hour
January 27, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us this winter as we hear stories and develop our play skills with boxes, blankets, and bears, oh my! This week they will hear [...]
Book Bites
January 28, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “The Mitten” by Jim Aylesworth, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the stories. [...]
Afterthoughts Book Club
January 28, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us as we watch the movie, “Marley and Me”. The discussion night for this session will be next week, Feb. 4 . Refreshments will [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 1, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about being sick and participate in an [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 2, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about being sick and participate in an [...]
Beginning Story Hour
February 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us this winter as we hear stories and develop our play skills with boxes, blankets, and bears, oh my! This week children will hear [...]

Upcoming Events

Jan
24
Tue
7:00 pm Locke Township Informational Meeting
Locke Township Informational Mee…
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Wakarusa Public Library, 124 N. Elkhart Street in Wakarusa, will hold an informational meeting about library service in Locke Township on Tuesday, January [...]
Jan
25
Wed
2:30 pm Grey Spider
Grey Spider
Jan 25 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 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 [...]
Jan
26
Thu
6:30 pm Afterthoughts Book Club
Afterthoughts Book Club
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us as we watch the movie, “The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency”. The discussion night for this session will be next week, Feb. [...]
Jan
27
Fri
10:15 am Book Bites
Book Bites
Jan 27 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “The Snowy Day” by Ezra Jack Keats, and participate in either a craft or activity related [...]
Jan
28
Sat
10:00 am AstroNuts Space Club
AstroNuts Space Club
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Space is Awesome! (Event takes place at the Nappanee Center) Students will learn about the basics of space. They will create space lava lamps [...]

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