What's happening at Warsaw Public Library?

Tuesday, August 26th at 7:00 PM Readers’ Circle: An Adult Book Discussion Group at WPL  
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and  handmaid to Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. A gripping story of slavery in America.

Thursday, August 28th 5-8 PM eReader and Digital Device Clinic
Stumped by your eReader, Tablet, or other Digital Device? We can help!
Schedule your 1:1 consultation now!
Staff from Geneva Public Library will be available for up to 8 one-on-one individual 45 minute sessions to help you learn how to better use your device and download free eBooks from OWWL2go
Schedule your session today!

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

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

Aim for 13 in '14!

2nd Annual Warsaw Public Library Community Half Marathon Program for all ages!

Registration begins May 5th for the Warsaw Public Library’s 2014
Community Half Marathon. Receive a free book tote at registration while supplies last. In your registration packet, you will find a weekly recording log to track your progress toward 13 miles, 13 books, and 13 good deeds, a listing of all our Spring and Summer Programs, our concert brochure and several freebies!
New this year-you don’t have to finish a book each week; just tell us what you are currently reading.
It's easy! Read weekly, Complete 1 mile of physical activity a week, and do 1 good deed a week.
Visit the library with your tracker weekly, beginning the second week, May 12th to receive a raffle ticket to enter our weekly prize drawing, or choose immediate prizes from our gift basket instead. Staff will stamp your log, indicating you received a weekly raffle ticket or immediate prize for that week. You may return each subsequent week for more prizes and raffles! Only one raffle ticket or prize per week. Save the date for our final mile festival of fun, August 2nd at 10:00 AM at the Warsaw Village park  featuring a story walk, Punkin the Clown, and more.

Upcoming Events in May

Smoke Free Now e-cigarette & tobacco marketing Forum
Tuesday, May 27 at 6:30 PM Smoke Free NOW and Reality Check of Genesee, Orleans, and Wyoming County will present an educational program outlining the impact tobacco & e-cig marketing has on tobacco usages among youth and adults in our neighborhoods. Open to the Public.