December 2015 – February 2016

Book Bites
December 11, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Tracks in the Snow” by Wong Herbert Lee, and participate in either a craft or activity related [...]
Elf on the Shelf
December 17, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Program – Families will have their pictures taken to place in a crafted photo frame memento, make and take ’Reindeer Food’, and decorate cookies [...]
Book Bites
December 21, 2015 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Santa Claus and the Three Bears” by Maria Modugno, and participate in either a craft or activity [...]
Closed
December 24, 2015 all-day
The Library will be closed in observance of Christmas Eve.
Closed
December 25, 2015 all-day
The Library will be closed in observance of Christmas Day.
Great Stuffed Animal Sleepover
December 29, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Great Stuffed Animal Sleepover: It’s the one night of the year when Wakarusa Public Library allows entry to critters of all shapes and sizes….as [...]
Closing at Noon
December 31, 2015 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The library will be closing at noon in observance of New Year’s Eve.
Closed
January 1, 2016 all-day
The library will be closed all day in observance of New Year’s Day.
Winter/Spring Registration
January 4, 2016 all-day
Registration begins for the following events: Preschool Story Hour (Session runs 1/25 – 4/27) Beginning Story Hour (Session runs 1/27 – 3/16) YA Book Club [...]
Friendship Day
January 6, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Let your imagination run wild with Beekle, the unimaginary friend! Come join us as we celebrate the 2015 Caldecott Award winning book with crafts and [...]
Library Board Meeting
January 8, 2016 @ 7:45 am – 8:15 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend.
2016 Newbery & Caldecott Winners Announced
January 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am – 8:01 am
Book Bites
January 13, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “If You Were a Penguin” by Wendell & Florence Minor, and participate in either a craft or [...]
Super Stupendous Light Show Extravaganza
January 21, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Calling all mad scientists (and their families)! Join us for a night of fun filled, super science light experiments hosted by ‘Professor Propeller Feller Zeller’. [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 25, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 25, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
January 26, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about snow and participate in an activity [...]
Beginner Story Hour
January 27, 2016 @ 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 they will hear [...]
Book Bites
January 28, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “The Mitten” by Jim Aylesworth, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the stories. [...]
Afterthoughts Book Club
January 28, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us as we watch the movie, “Marley and Me”. The discussion night for this session will be next week, Feb. 4 . Refreshments will [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 1, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about being sick and participate in an [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 2, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about being sick and participate in an [...]
Beginning Story Hour
February 3, 2016 @ 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 hear [...]
Afterthoughts Book Club
February 4, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Adults will be invited to discuss “Marley and Me” by John Grogan. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required.
YA Book Club
February 5, 2016 @ 3:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Young adults (grades 6-8) will watch the film “Peter Pan.” Next week, a discussion will be held over both the movie and the book. Refreshments [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 8, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about owls and participate in an activity [...]
Preschool Story Hour
February 9, 2016 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old. Children will hear a story about owls and participate in an activity [...]
Beginning Story Hour
February 10, 2016 @ 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 hear [...]
Library Board Meeting
February 12, 2016 @ 7:45 am – 8:45 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend.
Book Bites
February 12, 2016 @ 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 or [...]

Upcoming Events

Feb
25
Sat
10:00 am AstroNuts Space Club
AstroNuts Space Club
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Engineering Fun! (Event takes place at the Wakarusa Public Library) – Students will learn about aerodynamics. They will make paper airplanes and try different [...]
Feb
27
Mon
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Feb 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about numbers. This week they will hear “Seven Blind [...]
Feb
28
Tue
10:15 am Preschool Story Hour
Preschool Story Hour
Feb 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Get creative as we explore through stories, songs, and play. Children will hear a story about numbers. This week they will hear “Seven Blind [...]
Mar
1
Wed
10:15 am Beginning Story Hour
Beginning Story Hour
Mar 1 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Are your little ones’ winter wiggles getting the best of you? Join us at Beginner Story Hour each Wednesday morning for stories, crafts and [...]
Mar
2
Thu
6:30 pm Open Craft Night
Open Craft Night
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us as we open the Meeting Room up for an Open Craft Night. You bring the crafts, we’ll supply the tables! This event [...]

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