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September/October Events

Ongoing: Tuesdays at 10:30 AM
Weekly Storytime
Join Miss Mary every Tuesday at 10:30 AM for stories, songs, and activities for pre-school aged children and their caregivers.
No registration required

Ongoing: 2nd Tuesdays of the month at 7:00 PM
Warsaw Public Library Board of Trustees Open Meeting
Tuesday, 9/8 at 7:00 PM
Tuesday, 10/13 at 7:00 PM

Warsaw’s Write Connection                                                                                                     Creative Writing Club
First meeting of the 2015/2016 season is Tuesday, September 8 at 6:45 PM
Meetings held 2nd Tues. of each month Sept-May at 6:45 PM
New Members always welcome! No registration!

Readers’ Circle    
Adult Book Discussion
Tuesday, 9/15 7:00 pm: Me Before You by Jo Jo Moyes
Tuesday, 10/20 7:00 pm: Moriarty by Anthony Horowitz

Friends’ of the Warsaw Public Library
Tuesday, 9/22 at 7:00 pm
Friends’ Meeting
New members always welcome. Join for as little as $1

Credit Literacy with Five Star  
Thurs., Sept.  24th at 7:00 PM                                                                                                      
Want a five star credit rating?  Don’t just appear in the credits, be a star! All the money in the bank can’t buy good credit. Create “Five Star” Credit!
Learn how you can have five star credit with Heather Hoffmeister from Five Star Bank of Warsaw.
Gain information regarding:                     
· Good credit vs. Bad credit
· The difference between secured and unsecured  credit
· Who has access to your credit?
· Ways to dispute credit discrepancies….and more! Bring your credit questions

Tuesday, October 6th at 7:00 PM
Warsaw Salt Baths & Sanitarium
Join us for a special presentation on the Warsaw Salt Baths & Sanitarium with Warsaw resident, Fred Heller. Mr. Heller has done extensive research on the Warsaw Sanitarium which was located on the hill west of the county fairgrounds (now the Warsaw village park). The Sanitarium, constructed in 1890 caught fire and burned to the ground on February 1st, 1897.Step back in history when people from all over visited Warsaw seeking health, rest or pleasure through sanitarium treatment in the “strongest natural salt water baths in America, using the strongest brine in the world”.

Monday, October 12th at 11:00 AM
Dance Party
Missing story time because you're in preschool now?
Come join Miss Mary for a Dance Party on your day off!
Siblings Welcome 

September/October Newsletter!

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Escape the Ordinary at WPL!

What’s Your Superpower? Find out at WPL!
Thursdays, 7/2, 16, & 30 at 3:00 pm  For ages 6-8
July 2: If you were a superhero, what would you look like? Make your own costume!
July 16: Can you pass the superhero challenge? Tests of skill and strength!
July 30: Learn about Karate from Elite Martial Arts of Warsaw.

Join the Library League of Volunteers! Spend a little time… 
Do a lot of good!                
Thursdays, 7/9, 23 & 8/6 at 4:00 pm For Ages 9 and up 
July 9: Help our Animals. Make projects that bring comfort to the dogs and cats in our animal shelters.Talk to Volunteers for Animals and learn how you can help our furry friends. 
July 23: Help our Veterans. Decorate a pillow case for a Veterans’ Hospital.
Aug. 6: Help your Library. Make a craft for story time and suggest new programs. Find out about our Friends group and how you can be involved all year, making a difference!

Nature Programs For All Ages
Sponsored by the Gillen Family Giving Back Fund
Seneca Park Zoo Tuesday, June 30 at 3:00 pm
Wegman’s Zoomobile visits the library to show us some Amazing Animal Adaptations
Beaver Meadow Audubon Nature Center Tuesday, July 7 at 2:00 pm
Meet Daniel Boone
The settler, explorer, and hunter comes alive at Warsaw Public Library, bringing along a few of his animal friends.
Wildlife Defenders Tuesday, July 21 at 2:30 pm 
Wildlife Defenders visits with a wide variety of amazing native and exotic animal friends
Wild Spirit Education Tuesday, 8/4 at 2:00pm
Rainforest Adventure
Wild Spirit visits, taking us on a trip to the worlds many rainforests. You’ll meet many live creatures, including a special appearance by their Scarlet Macaw.

Concerts at the Circle Sponsored by the Warsaw Kiwanis Club
Concerts are Thursday nights at 7:00 pm on the library lawn, weather permitting. Call the library for rain locations at 786-5650
Full Swing Band Thursday, 7/16 at 7:00 pm
Big Band Sounds
Dark Road Duo Thursday, 7/23 at 7:00 pm
Acoustic Blues, Harmonica, and Vocals
The Whole Nother Thursday, 7/30 at 7:00 pm
Indie and folk rock
Smith, Stevens & Smith (Formerly Band of Bros.)
Thursday, 8/6 at 7:00 pm
Bluegrass and folk

Friends of the Warsaw Public Library Valley Fest. Used Book Sale 7/16-7/18
Thursday, 7/16 9:00am-8:00am
Friday, 7/17 9:00am-5:00pm
Saturday, 7/18 9:00am-12:00pm $1 Bag Sale
Wednesday, 7/15 Friends’ Only Preview from 5:00-6:00 pm
Now accepting books for donation

Friends’ Fat Man Du BBQ Pulled Pork Fundraiser Thursday, 8/6 5:30-7:00 pm.                         
$10 Per Meal Presale Only
Includes Pulled Pork, Roll, Macaroni & Cheese & Coleslaw
Presale tickets available beginning 6/29 at the library, Artisan Villa, Zeches, or Amber Lantern.
All tickets must be purchased by 7/27.
Take out or enjoy on the library lawn. Tables will be set-up

Warsaw Public Library Community Half Marathon 
Final Mile Festival of Fun
Saurday, August 8th at 10:00 am in the Warsaw Village Park.
Join us as we walk our final 13th mile around the village track. Punkin the Clown returns with more fun and surprises. Miss Mary will lead a story-walk around the track and those in attendance can enter to win a free raffle for 2 adult or child safari tour passes from Hidden Valley Animal Adventure. Return completed trackers to the library beginning August 10th to receive a free cone coupon from Yummies Ice Cream. Join the marathon at any time. Stop in or call the library for more information.