May – July 2015

Closed for Memorial Day
May 25, 2015 all-day
We will be closed all day today in observance of Memorial Day.
Registration
May 28, 2015 all-day
Children’s and Young Adult Summer Reading Club registration begins today; this year’s theme is “Every Hero Has a Story”. Adult Summer Reading registration begins today; [...]
Preschool Story Hour
June 2, 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 community heroes and participate in an [...]
Tiny Tots Story Hour
June 3, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tiny Tots Story Hour is geared towards children ages 1 – 2 years old. Registered participants will explore the world of dinosaurs and read “Dinosaurs, [...]
School Age Special
June 3, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Community Heroes: “Touch-A-Truck” – – Kick off summer reading by honoring our ‘Community Heroes’. Come meet some of our local firemen and police officers, and [...]
Young Adult Store
June 4, 2015 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Young adults who have previously participated in Summer Reading Clubs may come and redeem saved auction bucks for prizes.
Book Bites
June 5, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Dogs Colorful Day” by Emma Dodd, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the [...]
Book Bites
June 8, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Meet Dizzy Dinosaur!” by Jack Tickle, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the [...]
Preschool Story Hour
June 9, 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 “letter” heroes and participate in an [...]
Tiny Tots Story Hour
June 10, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tiny Tots Story Hour is geared towards children ages 1 – 2 years old. Registered participants will learn about being a hero in the humorous [...]
School Age Special
June 10, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Super Hero Academy, Part I – “Holy Super Powers, Batman”. Join us as we complete an obstacle course of super strength stations and make our [...]
Adult Cool Chats
June 11, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
“Escape Your Town” – Do you enjoy camping or visiting State Parks? Join us as we share and compare stories with each other. Feel free [...]
Young Adult Store
June 12, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Young adults who have previously participated in Summer Reading Clubs may come and redeem saved auction bucks for prizes.
Young Adult Store
June 15, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Young adults who have previously participated in Summer Reading Clubs may come and redeem saved auction bucks for prizes.
Preschool Story Hour
June 16, 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 super heroes and participate in our [...]
YA Cool Chats
June 16, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Do you enjoy talking about books? Come hear about some “cool” recommended titles, and share about what you have been reading. Participants will also take [...]
Tiny Tots Story Hour
June 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tiny Tots Story Hour is geared towards children ages 1 – 2 years old. Get excited about learning colors with Pete the Cat! We will [...]
School Age Special
June 17, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Super Hero Academy, Part II – “What’s your super hero name?” Come decipher your alter ego. Children will hear a story about a hero, make [...]
Book Bites
June 18, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Peanut Butter and Cupcake!” by Terry Border, and participate in either a craft or activity related to [...]
Family Program
June 18, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Friendly Fear Factor – Join us as we read a book and complete 3 family friendly “Fear Factor” challenges! Try the mysterious baby food, [...]
Preschool Story Hour
June 23, 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 real life heroes and participate in [...]
Tiny Tots Story Hour
June 24, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tiny Tots Story Hour is geared towards children ages 1 – 2 years old. Who doesn’t love a rubber ducky? Join us as we read [...]
School Age Special
June 24, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Animal Heroes: “Therapy Dogs” – Join Janet Graham and her dog, from the Elkhart Humane Society, as she shares with us the powerful effect a [...]
Young Adult Store
June 25, 2015 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Young adults who have previously participated in Summer Reading Clubs may come and redeem saved auction bucks for prizes.
Book Bites
June 26, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the stories. No registration is required.
Young Adult Book Store
June 29, 2015 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Young adults who have previously participated in Summer Reading Clubs may come and redeem saved auction bucks for prizes. This is the last time the [...]
Adult Cool Chats
June 29, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
“Escape Your Dinner” – Are you tired of cooking the same meals over and over again? Are you looking for some new ideas and time [...]
Preschool Story Hour
June 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 real life military heroes and participate [...]
School Age Special
July 1, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Be a Hero, Thank a Hero – Come be a part of honoring our ‘Military Heroes’. A story of military service will be read and [...]
Book Bites
July 2, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear “The Bear Ate Your Sandwich” by Julia Sarcone-Roach, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the story. No registration [...]

Upcoming Events

Mar
27
Mon
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Mar 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about clowns. This week they will hear “The Farmer [...]
Mar
28
Tue
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Mar 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about clowns. This week they will hear “The Farmer [...]
Apr
4
Tue
1:00 pm Friends of the Library
Friends of the Library
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This is a group of volunteers that advocate and assist the Wakarusa Library. Anyone interested in the Library may attend. Posterboard Posterboard Month Week [...]
Apr
5
Wed
9:00 am Walk-in Craft Sampler
Walk-in Craft Sampler
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
A variety of crafts will be available to make and take home. Each craft will take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete. Make one or [...]
Apr
6
Thu
6:30 pm Coloring Cafe
Coloring Cafe
Apr 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Looking for a quiet night out to de-stress and just relax with some friends? Join us for our first Coloring Cafe! This event is [...]

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