May
31
Wed
Summer Reading Kickoff
May 31 @ 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 used for building castles, towers and more. Crafts and activities will also be available to make and take. These crafts take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete. Make one or several. It’s up to you. [There will be a limited number of each craft.]

Jun
1
Thu
Grill It! Recipe Swap
Jun 1 @ 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 home with several new ones to try. Refreshments will be provided the night of the program; only written recipes should be brought in to share (no food items please). This program is geared toward adults (grade 9 and older) and registration is required for the event.

Jun
2
Fri
Book Bites
Jun 2 @ 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 stories. No registration is required.

Jun
6
Tue
Preschool Story Hour
Jun 6 @ 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 that will help build early literacy skills. This is a program for registered children ages 3 – 5 years old.

Jun
7
Wed
Tiny Tots Story Hour
Jun 7 @ 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. Tiny Tot’s is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. Registration is required.

Upcoming Events

Aug
3
Thu
9:00 am Make and Take Craft Day
Make and Take Craft Day
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 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 [...]
6:30 pm Open Craft Night/Learn to Knit
Open Craft Night/Learn to Knit
Aug 3 @ 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! Interested in [...]
Aug
11
Fri
7:45 am Library Board Meeting
Library Board Meeting
Aug 11 @ 7:45 am – 8:15 am
This is the monthly meeting of the Wakarusa Library Board of Trustees. The public is welcome to attend. Agenda Posterboard Month Week Agenda May [...]
10:15 am Book Bites
Book Bites
Aug 11 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Children will hear a story or 2, including “Panda Pants” by Jacqueline Davies, and participate in either a craft or activity related to the [...]
Aug
14
Mon
all-day Registration Begins
Registration Begins
Aug 14 all-day
Registration begins for the following events: Beginning Story Hour (Session runs 9/13 – 11/1) – meets each Wednesday for 8 weeks and is designed [...]

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