Warsaw Library Re-evaluates Policies

WARSAW — With technological advancements becoming a necessity to everyday life, the Warsaw Community Public Library has begun tearing down the barriers hindering its clients. WCPL board of Trustees is re-evaluating its social media and computer usage policies. With the ever growing need for technology, the library has … Read More

Read, Learn, Play During International Games Week

By Katie Warrener WARSAW — The Warsaw Community Public Library joins a thousand libraries around the world to celebrate the transformative power of play in lifelong learning. International Games Week is Oct. 29 to Nov. 4, and like many libraries across the country and around the world, the … Read More

Warsaw Community Public Library Announces The Arrival Of Hoopla

WARSAW — To welcome Hoopla, Warsaw Community Public Library’s newest digital service, the library will be giving away a 7-inch Kindle Fire to two patrons who register for Hoopla between now and Dec. 16. With Hoopla, WCPL resident cardholders now have access to thousands of movies, television shows, … Read More

Warsaw Library Debuts The Oculus Rift

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Public Library debuted the Oculus Rift Wednesday, Oct. 4, at the teen and adult drop-in zone events. Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset that allows players to become completely immersed in virtual worlds. “It’s kind of unique for us to have it,” said … Read More

Film Reviews At Warsaw Public Library

WARSAW — Clearly one of the best superhero films made thus far would be “Wonder Woman.” It is a focused and purposeful film. The storyline, in a nutshell: Diana leaves her magical island of Themyscira, which is hidden from the rest of the world, to fight alongside men … Read More

Subscribe To Receive Notifications On Your Favorite Library Programs

WARSAW — Attending programs at Warsaw Community Public Library can be fun and educational, however not every type of program appeals to everybody in the community. Because of this, WCPL has made it easier for patrons to keep track of their preferred types of programs, allowing them to … Read More

New Kids Club Programs At Your Public Library

WARSAW — Kids asked and the Warsaw Community Public Library responded: it is expanding its programs for elementary school-age children. The monthly LEGO programs have returned for the school year, and so has Maker Club—the pop-up makerspace for tinkering, building, and creating. New for the fall: monthly Tuesday after-school … Read More

WCPL Increase 2018 Rainy Day Funds

WARSAW — Money makes the world go round — well…it is what makes the business world go round, and for Warsaw Community Public Library, it is that time of year again. Warsaw Library started the discussion for next year’s budget at its Board of Trustees meeting Monday night, … Read More

Amateur Radio Operators ‘Ham’ It Up At Library Presentation

WARSAW — An amateur radio program and demonstration was held Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Warsaw Community Public Library. Amateur radio (also called ham radio) describes the use of radio frequency for the purpose of exchanging messages. The term “amateur” is used to specify someone interested in radio-electric practice … Read More

View The Eclipse At The Warsaw Community Public Library

By Amanda McFarland, Adult Programming Coordinator WARSAW — The All-American Solar Eclipse is coming and Warsaw Community Public Library has just the thing to help community members enjoy it. WCPL has applied for and received 1,000 pairs of Solar Eclipse glasses. The glasses will be available at WCPL’s … Read More

August Programs At The WCPL For Adult And Teens

By Amanda McFarland, Adult Programming Coordinator Though the Summer Reading Program has ended for the year, there is still plenty to do at Warsaw Community Public Library. Sally Reuter will lead a primitive American flag painting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1. Register. Teens can play video games, … Read More

Library Craft Event Benefits Local Charities

WARSAW — Wednesday, July 26, at the Warsaw Community Public Library, the Pay It Forward craft event was held. The free event allowed participants to make two crafts – one to take home and another to be donated to a local charity. Tables were set up with supplies … Read More

WiFi Printing / Print From Home Available At the Warsaw Community Public Library

By Amanda McFarland, Adult Programming Coordinator WARSAW – Printing documents at Warsaw Community Public Library has never been more convenient, thanks to newly added Wi-Fi printing and print-from-home technology by PrinterOn. Typically, when someone wants to access the library’s printing services, they need to be on-site and access … Read More

Summer Movie Releases

By Melissa Chapman, Cataloging Supervisor With the summer being unusually cool and wet, where can one go to find affordable entertainment? The Warsaw Community Public Library has a plethora of things to keep you entertained when the weather is not cooperating. We offer a wide range of DVDs, … Read More

Escape Room Popularity Is No Puzzle

  WARSAW — Tuesday, June 27, the Warsaw Community Public Library hosted two escape room events – one for teens and one for adults. The teen and adult escape room games were very similar, with only minor changes in difficulty. An escape room is an adventure game in … Read More

Warsaw Community Library Summer Programs

By Amanda McFarland, Adult Programming Administrator Take a break from summer’s heat with these upcoming, “cool” programs at Warsaw Community Public Library. Chess Club meets at 10 a.m. Saturdays. Jon Siesennop presents, “Travel to Israel” at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 3. Register. Ages 13-18 can “drop in” to … Read More