June – August 2015

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 [...]
Registration End
July 3, 2015 @ 5:30 pm
Today is the last day to get registered for our Summer Reading Clubs.
Closed
July 4, 2015 all-day
The library will be closed all day in observance of Independence Day.
Book Bites
July 6, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear “The Adventures of Beekle” by Dan Santat, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the story. No registration is [...]
Preschool Story Hour
July 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 animal heroes and participate in an [...]
School Age Special
July 8, 2015 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Movie: “The Incredibles” – Come join us for a movie and refreshments. Registration is required and is open to children grades K – 5.
Adult Cool Chats
July 9, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
“Escape Your Junk” – Do you need help getting organized? Come share your organizing tips (and pictures) as we help each other clean up our [...]
YA Cool Chats
July 9, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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 [...]
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.

Upcoming Events

Feb
12
Fri
10:15 am Book Bites
Book Bites
Feb 12 @ 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 [...]
3:15 pm YA Book Club
YA Book Club
Feb 12 @ 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 [...]
Feb
15
Mon
9:00 am Year of the Monkey
Year of the Monkey
Feb 15 @ 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 [...]
Feb
17
Wed
10:00 am Beginning Story Hour
Beginning Story Hour
Feb 17 @ 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 [...]
Feb
18
Thu
6:30 pm Movie Night
Movie Night
Feb 18 @ 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 [...]

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