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March 25, 2013

LIBRARY NEWS: Public invited to ‘Talk’



Public Library

124 N. Elkhart St., 862-2465



The library will be closing at noon Friday in observance of Good Friday. The library will re-open at 9 a.m. March 30.

Story Hour

Story Hour will not take place on April 1 or April 2 due to spring break for students in the WaNee Community School Corp.

Memorial books

“Sarai” by Jill Eileen Smith and “Psalms 23” are given in memory of Pearl Anderson by Mr. and Mrs. Tim Weldy, Mr. and Mrs. Jared Clark and Mr. and Mrs. Chandler Fairchild.

Dial A Story

“The Titans” is the story of the warring children of Mother Earth and Father Sky. Hear this tale at 862-4441.


Public Library

101 N. Main St., 658-4312

Dial-A-Story, 658-9540


Spring Story Time

Preschool Spring Story Time sessions for children ages 3 to 6 will be on Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. from April 3 to May 8. There will also be Thursday sessions at 7 p.m. from April 4 to May 9. Children will hear stories, learn songs, make crafts and eat snacks. Themes include: “Fairy Tales,” “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” “Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head,” “Spring Chickens,” “Down on the Farm” and “Mother’s Tea.” Sign up at the children’s desk or by calling 658-4312.

Scrapbooking Club

The Scrapbooking club will meet on April 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the library meeting room. The Cricut will be available for the group to use.  

Tax forms

Tax forms are available at the library.


Public Library

505 W. Vistula St., 848-7458


Policy change

Starting April 1, for-profit groups will be assessed a fee for using the library’s meeting room. Call 848-7458 for details.

Calling All Crafters

The Calling All Crafters circle will meet Tuesday at 6 p.m.  Call 848-7458 for more information.

Teen Otaku Club

The Teen Otaku Club will meet April 16 from 6 to 8 p.m.  This club is for teens interested in manga and anime. Call Desi at 848-7458 for details.

Soul, Ink

The Soul, Ink group for writers working in all genres will meet April 3 at 6 p.m.  

Teen Game Night

Teens are invited to Game Night at the library April 2 at 6 p.m. Young people can play video games and board games.

Book Club

The Book Club’s next meeting will be on April 10 at noon. The selection will be “Burn” by Nevada Barr. Copies will be available at the circulation desk.  

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