January – February 2016

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 [...]
Afterthoughts Book Club
February 4, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Adults will be invited to discuss “Marley and Me” by John Grogan. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required.
YA Book Club
February 5, 2016 @ 3:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Young adults (grades 6-8) will watch the film “Peter Pan.” Next week, a discussion will be held over both the movie and the book. Refreshments [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 8, 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 owls and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 9, 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 owls and participate in an activity [...]
Beginning Story Hour
February 10, 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 [...]
Library Board Meeting
February 12, 2016 @ 7:45 am – 8:45 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend.
Book Bites
February 12, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “If You Give a Cat a Cupcake” by Laura Numeroff, and participate in either a craft or [...]
YA Book Club
February 12, 2016 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Young adults (grades 6-8) are invited to discuss “Peter Pan” by J. M. Barrie. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required, and participants will receive [...]
Year of the Monkey
February 15, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Come Celebrate ‘Year of the Monkey’ and join us for a barrel full of fun activities! A variety of activities will be offered in the [...]
Beginning Story Hour
February 17, 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 [...]
Movie Night
February 18, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for our Family Program Movie Night (TBA)! Registration is required, and all ages are welcome to attend. An adult caregiver or parent must [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 22, 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 fish and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 23, 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 fish and participate in an activity [...]
Beginning Story Hour
February 24, 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 [...]
Book Bites
February 25, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “The Turnip” by Jan Brett, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the stories. [...]

Upcoming Events

May
29
Mon
all-day Closed all day
Closed all day
May 29 all-day
The Library will be closed all day in observance of Memorial Day. Posterboard Posterboard Month Week Agenda January – February 2016 Jan 4 Mon [...]
May
31
Wed
9:00 am Summer Reading Kickoff
Summer Reading Kickoff
May 31 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
All day activities for all ages! Join us in the Children’s area as we kick off Summer Reading. Come explore household items that can [...]
Jun
1
Thu
6:30 pm Grill It! Recipe Swap
Grill It! Recipe Swap
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Choose a favorite recipe made on the grill to swap with other participants. Bring your hand written/typed/copied recipe the night of the program and [...]
Jun
2
Fri
10:15 am Book Bites
Book Bites
Jun 2 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Shark vs. Train” by Chris Barton, and participate in either a craft or activity related to [...]
Jun
6
Tue
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Jun 6 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Come, ‘Build a Better World’ one story at a time. Preschool story hour introduces stories, music, art, and activities in a fun and interactive [...]

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