July – September 2015

Adult Cool Chats
July 13, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
“Escape Your Stress” – Are you looking for a little relaxation in your life? Join us as we have a professional Massage Therapist give us [...]
Preschool Story Hour
July 14, 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 animal heroes and participate in an [...]
School Age Special
July 15, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Animal Heroes from History – Have you heard of Balto or Goliath? Come learn about ‘Animal Heroes from History’. Stories on these animal heroes will [...]
Family Program
July 16, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Ice Cream Social – Join us for our Ice Cream Social! The Friends of the Library are donating the Ice Cream and each registered family [...]
Book Bites
July 17, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear “Stick and Stone” by Beth Ferry, and participate in either a craft or activity. No registration is required.
Summer Reading Ends
July 17, 2015 @ 5:30 pm
Today is the last day for Summer Reading.
Book Bites
July 28, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear “Billy and Goat at the State Fair” by Dan Yaccarino, and participate in either a craft or activity. No registration is required. [...]
Walk-In Craft Sampler
August 4, 2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
A variety of different crafts will be available to make and take home. Make one of your favorites or put together one that you missed [...]
Fall Beginning Story Hour registration begins. Beginning Story Hour is for children 18-36 months old, and must be accompanied by an adult.
Fall Preschool Story Hour registration begins. Preschool Story Hour is for children ages 3-5 years old.
Book Bites
August 10, 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.
Library Board Meeting
August 14, 2015 @ 7:45 am – 8:45 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend.
Family Programming
August 20, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for our family program as we watch “Home”, by DreamWorks. Registration is required, and all ages are welcome to attend!
Book Bites
August 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.
Registration Begins
September 1, 2015 all-day
Registration begins for the Young Adult and Adult Fall Book BINGO! Students in grades 6-8 may sign up for the Young Adult program and students [...]
Friends of the Library
September 1, 2015 @ 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.
Afterthoughts Book Club
September 3, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Adults will be invited to discuss “The Aviator’s Wife” by Melanie Benjamin. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required.
Closed
September 7, 2015 all-day
The library will be closed all day in observance of Labor Day.
YA Registration
September 8, 2015 all-day
Registration begins today for our next Young Adult book club! Participants will receive a copy of “When You Reach Me” by Rebecca Stead upon registration. [...]
Book Bites
September 9, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Dot & Jabber: The Great Acorn Mystery” by Ellen Stoll Walsh, and participate in either a craft [...]
Library Board Meeting
September 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.
Preschool Story Hour
September 14, 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 tigers and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
September 15, 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 tigers and participate in an activity [...]
Beginning Story Hour
September 16, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us as we meet new fall friends and go on nighttime adventures with books! This week they will hear “Busy Little Squirrel” by Nancy [...]
Grey Spider Club
September 18, 2015 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
During this fall, the club will be conducting a Mock Newbery discussion. Members (grades 4 & 5) are asked to read at least one book [...]
Preschool Story Hour
September 21, 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 zoos and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
September 22, 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 zoos and participate in an activity [...]
Beginning Story Hour
September 23, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us as we meet new fall friends and go on nighttime adventures with books! This week they will hear “Owelet’s First Flight” by Mitra [...]
Book Bites
September 24, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “My Autumn Book” by Wong Herbert Yee, and participate in either a craft or activity related to [...]
Preschool Story Hour
September 28, 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 circuses and participate in an activity [...]

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

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Email: info@wakarusa.lib.in.us