December 2014 – February 2015

Opening at 10 a.m.
December 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am
The library will be opening at 10 a.m. today to allow the staff to have their office Christmas party.
Book Bites
December 10, 2014 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
This is an informal Story Hour that takes place in the Children’s Room. Participants will hear “Polar Bear Morning” by Lauren Thompson and do an [...]
Christmas Tree Craft Workshop
December 11, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Melissa from the Green Bicycle Boutique in Wakarusa will teach participants how to make a tabletop decoration out of an old book. Materials will be [...]
Library Board Meeting
December 12, 2014 @ 7:45 am – 8:30 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees.
Book Bites
December 18, 2014 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
This is an informal Story Hour that takes place in the Children’s Room. Participants will hear a story or two and do an activity or [...]
Closed – Christmas Eve & Day
December 24, 2014 – December 25, 2014 all-day
The library will be closed in observance of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Closing at Noon
December 31, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The library will be closing at noon today in observance of New Year’s Eve.
Closed
January 1, 2015 all-day
The library will be closed today in observance of New Year’s Day.
Registration begins for the following events: Preschool Story Hour (Session runs 1/26 – 5/5) Beginning Story Hour (Session runs 1/28 – 3/18) YA Book Club [...]
Friends of the Library
January 6, 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.
Book Bites
January 7, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2 and participate in either a craft or an activity related to the stories. No registration is required.
Library Board Meeting
January 9, 2015 @ 7:45 am – 8:30 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend.
Adult Winter Reading Warm-up
January 9, 2015 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
A time for Adult Winter Reading participants to share what they’re reading for the program in a group setting, or just visit together while sharing [...]
After-School Special
January 13, 2015 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Children in grades K-5 will play Winter Bingo. Registration is required.
Family Program
January 15, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us each month for our new family programming. Registration is required for each event, and all ages are welcome to attend! This evening we [...]
Book Bites
January 20, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2 and participate in either a craft or an activity related to the stories. No registration is required.
Family Winter Reading Warm-up
January 23, 2015 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Winter Reading participants are welcome to bring their little ones in to this session with them to join in on the festivities. Registration is [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 26, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Participants will hear “The Red Book” by Barbara Lehman and have an [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 27, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Participants will hear “The Red Book” by Barbara Lehman and have an [...]
Beginning Story Hour
January 28, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us each week as we shake our sillies out and sing to a story. We will also be exploring a variety of crafts and [...]
Afterthoughts Book Club
January 29, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 9:15 pm
Join us as we watch the movie, “My Fair Lady”. The discussion night for this session will be next week, Feb. 5 . Refreshments will [...]
Young Adult Winter Reading Warm-up
January 30, 2015 @ 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm
A time for Young Adult Winter Reading participants to share what they’re reading for the program in a group setting, or just visit together while [...]
Story Hour
February 2, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear “Silver Stories” from Caldecott Honor books and participate in [...]
Story Hour
February 3, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear “Silver Stories” from Caldecott Honor books and participate in [...]
Friends
February 3, 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.
Mobile Device Help Night
February 3, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Participants may sign-up for a 20 minute time slot to receive help with their electronic device. Devices may include: Laptops, Smart Phones, eReaders, Tablets, and [...]
Beginning Story Hour
February 4, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us each week as we shake our sillies out and sing to a story. We will also be exploring a variety of crafts and [...]
Afterthoughts Book Club
February 5, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Adults will be invited to discuss “My Fair Lady” and “Pygmalion” by George Bernard Shaw. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required.
Book Bites
February 6, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear the story, “Go Shapes Go” by Denise Fleming and participate in either a craft or an activity related to the stories. No [...]
YA Book Club
February 6, 2015 @ 3:15 pm – 5:20 pm
Young adults will watch the film “Hugo” based on the novel, “The Invention of Hugo Cabret” by Brian Selznick. Next week, a discussion will be [...]

Upcoming Events

Jul
26
Tue
10:15 am Book Bites
Book Bites
Jul 26 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “There Is a Tribe of Kids” by Lane Smith, and participate in either a craft or [...]
Aug
2
Tue
9:00 am Walk-In Craft Sampler
Walk-In Craft Sampler
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
A variety of crafts will be available to make and take home. Make one of you favorites or put together one that you missed [...]
Aug
12
Fri
7:45 am Library Board Meeting
Library Board Meeting
Aug 12 @ 7:45 am – 8:15 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend. Posterboard Posterboard Month Week Agenda December [...]
Aug
15
Mon
all-day Beginning Story Hour Registration
Beginning Story Hour Registration
Aug 15 all-day
Fall Beginning Story Hour registration begins. Beginning Story Hour is for children 18-36 months old, and must be accompanied by an adult. Posterboard Posterboard [...]
all-day Story Hour Registration
Story Hour Registration
Aug 15 all-day
Fall Preschool Story Hour registration begins. Preschool Story Hour is for children ages 3-5 years old. Posterboard Posterboard Month Week Agenda December 2014 – [...]

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