April – June 2017

Preschool Story Hour
April 17, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about rabbits. This week they will hear “Little White Rabbit” [...]
Preschool Story Hour
April 18, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about rabbits. This week they will hear “Little White Rabbit” [...]
Retirement Open House
April 20, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jo Geleske, Director of the Wakarusa Public library, will be retiring this month. Mrs. Geleske has served our community and the surrounding area for the [...]
Book Bites
April 21, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Please, Mr. Panda” by Steve Antony, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the [...]
Preschool Story Hour
April 24, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about squirrels. This week they will hear “Last Song” by [...]
Preschool Story Hour
April 25, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about squirrels. This week they will hear “Last Song” by [...]
Presale – Book Sale
April 27, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friends of the Library members may shop the presale event at this time. Membership forms may be obtained from the library. The Friends of the [...]
Book Sale
April 28, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Friends of the Library invite you to the annual Book Sale that takes place in the Meeting Room at the library. Materials for sale [...]
Closed
April 29, 2017 all-day
The library will be closed for the Maple Syrup Festival. The side door will be open for our Friends of the Library Book Sale.
Book Sale
April 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Friends of the Library invite you to the annual Book Sale that takes place in the Meeting Room at the library. Materials for sale [...]
Book Bites
May 2, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “The Bear Who Wasn’t There” by LeUyen Pham, and participate in either a craft or activity related [...]
Afterthoughts Book Club
May 4, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Adults will be invited to discuss “A Raisin in the Sun” by Lorraine Hansberry. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required. This event is geared [...]
Book Bites
May 18, 2017 @ 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. “Have You [...]
‘Fairy Garden Tea Party’
May 18, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Programming – Registration is required, and all ages are welcome to attend. An adult caregiver or parent must accompany each registered family.
Summer Reading Registration
May 25, 2017 all-day
Summer Reading Club registration begins today for all ages. Join us all day in the meeting room for registration, short movies, and a glimpse of [...]
Summer Reading Registration
May 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Summer Reading Club registration continues today in the meeting room. Join us for registration, short movies, and a glimpse of this summer’s exciting activities. Registration [...]
AstroNuts Space Club
May 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This will be at the Wakarusa Public Library… “Mission Accepted” Students will be split into teams and will need to engineer a lander that can [...]
Closed all day
May 29, 2017 all-day
The Library will be closed all day in observance of Memorial Day.
Summer Reading Kickoff
May 31, 2017 @ 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 be [...]
Grill It! Recipe Swap
June 1, 2017 @ 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 return [...]
Book Bites
June 2, 2017 @ 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 the [...]
Preschool Story Hour
June 6, 2017 @ 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 way [...]
Tiny Tots Story Hour
June 7, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Come wiggle and giggle at the library this summer! Tiny Tot’s story hour introduces developmentally appropriate stories, songs, and activities for children ages 12-36 months. [...]
‘Legos at the Library’
June 7, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you willing to take the LEGO challenge? Join us for an afternoon of creative thinking and problem solving as we compete in a variety [...]
‘Lego Night at the Library’
June 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Get LEGO crazy at the library! Come build, create and explore engineering with LEGOS. This event is open to all ages. Registration is required.
Library Board Meeting
June 9, 2017 @ 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
June 13, 2017 @ 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 way [...]
Tiny Tots Story Hour
June 14, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Come wiggle and giggle at the library this summer! Tiny Tot’s story hour introduces developmentally appropriate stories, songs, and activities for children ages 12-36 months. [...]
‘Experience the Domino Effect’
June 14, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come ‘experience the domino effect’ as we study and learn about force and motion. Create your own domino effect and take part in a round [...]
‘Dads and Donuts’
June 15, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Marshmallow Poppers, Ammo Bags, Donuts and more! Our next Family Program night will take place on Thursday, June 15, at 6:30 p.m. “Dads and Donuts” [...]

Upcoming Events

Jun
27
Tue
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Jun 27 @ 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 [...]
Jun
28
Wed
10:15 am Tiny Tots Story Hour
Tiny Tots Story Hour
Jun 28 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Come wiggle and giggle at the library this summer! Tiny Tot’s story hour introduces developmentally appropriate stories, songs, and activities for children ages 12-36 [...]
2:00 pm ‘Tower Power’
‘Tower Power’
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
What can you do with popsicle sticks, clothespins and solo cups? Join the fun as we use everyday household items to test our engineering [...]
Jun
30
Fri
5:30 pm Registration Ends
Registration Ends
Jun 30 @ 5:30 pm
Summer Reading Club registration ends today. Posterboard Posterboard Month Week Agenda April – June 2017 Apr 17 Mon Preschool Story Hour April 17, 2017 [...]
Jul
3
Mon
10:15 am Book Bites
Book Bites
Jul 3 @ 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. Posterboard [...]

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Wakarusa, IN 46573

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