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What's happening at Warsaw Public Library?

Introductory Computer Classes at Warsaw Public Library
Staff from Pioneer Library System’s Central Library will be conducting an introductory computer series at Warsaw Public Library. Classes are limited. 
Sign up at the circulation desk today or call 786-5650! 
Monday, Sept. 8 at 6 pm: Email Basics
Monday, Sept. 15 at 6 pm: Introduction to Microsoft Word
Monday, Sept. 22 at 6 pm: Intermediate Microsoft Word
Monday, Sept. 29 at 6 pm: Intermediate Microsoft Excel

Become a Library Friend!
Your Friends membership helps assist and support library projects, educational programs, and services that make Warsaw Public Library a valuable resource to the community.
Annual Membership Levels
Student: $1.00 Individual $5.00 Family $10.00 Carnegie $25.00
Stop at the circulation desk for your application today!
Checks Payable to: Friends of the Warsaw Public Library
Friends Quilt Raffle
Tickets are $2 each or 3 tickets for $5. Raffle tickets are available at the library and the quilt will be on display the evening of Wine in the Valley. The winning ticket will be drawn September 20th at 9:00 PM. Vocalist Miche Fambro will be performing at the Artisan Villa during the event also. For more information, please go to Tickets are pre-sale only and can be purchased locally at the Bank of Castile Branches, Zeches, Carlson's Studio or on-line.

Warsaw's Write Connection:
A Creative Writing Club at Warsaw Public Library
Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month at Warsaw Public Library from September-May at 6:45 PM. Always welcoming new writers!
First meeting of the season is September 9, 2014 at 6:45 PM
Special Program: October 14th at 6:45 PM
Join Warsaw's Write Connection for a creative writing presentation with Pastor Lauren Turner.

Grand Opening of the Artisan Villa
The Artisan Villa at 140 North Main St. is holding an open house the weekend of September 27th and 28th from 10:00 AM-7:00PM. Enjoy local vendors, refreshments, raffles, and a tour of the historic 1850 Augustus Frank house, and later, the home and law practice of Charlotte Smallwood Cook, first female elected District Attorney in NY State. The library will be hosting drop-in activities and refreshments from 1:00-5:00 during open hours at 130 N. Main on September 27th in addition to the festivities next door! Please join us!

Lego Discovery Day: October 13th
Drop in between 10:00 AM -5:00 PM
The Library will be open, Monday, October 13th on Columbus Day!
Drop in anytime between 10 and 5 and discover what you can do with Legos!

Readers' Circle:
An Adult Book Discussion Group at Warsaw Public Library
Tuesday, October 21st at 7:00 PM
October Pick: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Weekly Storytime
Join Miss Mary every Tuesday in the Children's Room at 10:30 AM for stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities designed for preschoolers, toddlers, and their caregivers.
No registration is required.

July Programs!

Tuesday, July 1st at 3:30 PM
Attracting Summer Birds to Your Yard with Hans Kunze:                                                                         
A Birding program for all ages
Wyoming County’s Birding Expert will teach you how to attract birds to your home all summer-long. We will also be making a wooden bird feeder for our fine feathered friends! 

Monday, July 7th at 12:00 PM
Wildlife Defenders
Wildlife Defenders will share their live native and exotic species while also encouraging environmental and wildlife conservation awareness. 

Tuesday, July 8th at 4:00 PM

Spark a Reaction! Science Tuesdays for ages 8 and older
Kitchen Science
Who knew you could learn chemistry in the kitchen?
Experiment with eggs, milk, vinegar, and oil.

Monday, July 14th at 4:00 PM 
Spark a Reaction! 
Drawing with Sam II     
Learn drawing techniques to free the artist in you! Suitable for those entering 6th grade and older.

Wednesday, July 16th at 7:00 PM Summer on the lawn concert series
Concerts at the Circle Presents: Band of Brothers

Thursday, July 17th at 2:00 PM
Beaver Meadow Audubon Center Presents: Cold Blooded Critters
Bringing along a menagerie of live reptiles and amphibians, naturalists from Beaver Meadows in Java will illustrate just what separates us from our cold-blooded cousins and learn how these animals live.

Valley Fest. Annual Used Book Sale: Thurs 9-5., Fri 9-5., & Sat 9-1., 7/17-7/19
Adult Hardcovers-$1 ● Adult Paperbacks-.50 Cents ● All Children’s and Teens-.50 Cents                                 
All Audio and Video-$1●Magazines-.25 Cents or 5 /$1 $1 Bag sale from 9-1 on Saturday

Tuesday, July 22nd at 4:00 PM
Spark a Reaction! Science Tuesdays for ages 8 and older
Wonderful Water

Expect a mess when we explore the science of water!

Wednesday, July 23rd at 7:00 PM Summer on the lawn concert series
Concerts at the Circle Presents: Warsaw Barbershoppers

Thursday, July 24th at 6:00 PM at Wyoming Free Library
Cerealism with Modern Pop Artist Michael Albert
Create collage-art with recycled cereal boxes at Wyoming Free Library

Wednesday, July 30th at 7:00 PM Summer on the lawn concert series
Concerts at the Circle Presents: Full Swing Band

Thursday, July 31st at 6:00 PM
Beaver Meadow Audubon Center Presents:  Meet Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt
Experience this legendary President and meet some of his furry friends. Listen to his passion for nature and step into the boots of this pioneer conservationist who set more land aside than anyone.

June Programs 2014


Ongoing: May 5th -August 2nd
Aim for 13 in '14 and register for the, 
Warsaw Public Library Community Half Marathon!
Weekly prizes and raffles for all ages. 
Register anytime during the 13 weeks.
Read for 13 weeks! Exercise 13 miles! Do 13 good deeds!
Pick up your registration packet and free tote bag at the circulation desk (while supplies last)

Tuesday, June 24th from 1:00 PM-5:00 PM  
Drop-in Program for All Ages
Spark a Reaction! Science Tuesdays: Wearable Science Tie Dyeing
We’ll help you mix science and art to create a beautiful tie dye masterpiece you can show off all summer-long! Bring along a white t-shirt, bandana, socks...any white garment will do and we’ll provide the rest!

Thursday, June 26th from 4:00 PM-8:00 PM
Formal presentation at 6:30 PM 
3-D Printing Program
We are welcoming Jeff Davignon, Library Director at Walworth, and his 3-D Printer to Warsaw.The innovative  process of making three-dimensional solid objects from digital designs is having a profound impact  in our world.Explore the science and engineering behind this emerging technology and watch as layer by layer, objects come to life from gooey plastic!

Saturday, June 28th at 2:00 PM
Tail Waggin’ Tutors-Therapy Dogs International Reading Program
Children Reading to Dogs 
We’ll provide a relaxed and “dog-friendly” atmosphere that allows children the opportunity to practice the skill of reading. Register for an individual session with JJ, a Novia Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever from Therapy Dogs International.

Monday, June 30th at 6:30 PM
Pajama Jam Storytime with Miss Mary for all ages
Join Miss Mary for  a special evening storytime program  with stories  and games.  This year we will focus on making math a part of your family fun.

Weekly Storytime with Miss Mary 
Every Tuesday at 10:30 AM
Join Miss Mary throughout the Spring and Summer for stories, songs,
and activities inspired by this year's collaborative reading program,
Fizz! Boom! Read!
Designed for preschoolers and their caregivers