Warsaw Community Public Library Hosts Events In May

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Public Library hosts the following events in May. Details are available on the library’s website. Cookbook Club brings Cinco de Mayo dishes at 10 a.m. Monday, May 1. Friends of the Library meet at 1 p.m. Monday, May 1. New author Anneliese Rider signs … Read More

TinCaps Mascot Visits The Warsaw Community Public Library

WARSAW — The Fort Wayne TinCaps mascot Johnny came to the Warsaw Community Public Library for a brief visit on Thursday, April 13. The mascot’s visit was part of many celebratory activities being held at the WCPL in during National Library Week. Johnny wandered through the library during … Read More

Warsaw Community Public Library Celebrates 100 Years With Birthday Party

WARSAW — One hundred years ago, the Warsaw Community Public Library opened its doors with 5,000 books on its shelves and 1,936 patrons. On Tuesday, April 11, the WCPL celebrated 100 years of service with a birthday party open house from 3-7 p.m. at the library. The community … Read More

Library Celebrates 100 Years With Mayor’s Proclamation

WARSAW —Mayor Joe Thallemer was present at the monthly library trustees board meeting April 10 to congratulate the library on it’s 100th birthday taking place this week. In congratulations, Thallemer read a proclamation declaring 2017 as the year of the library. “The most important thing is here we are … Read More

Kosciusko County Democratic Party Reorganizes

WARSAW — Kosciusko County Democratic Party recently elected officers for 2017. They are Chairman Brian Smith, Vice Chairman Vicki Morton, Secretary Jama K. Brown and Treasurer Joe Raven.

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Celebrating Warsaw Community Public Library’s 100th Birthday: Transforming For You

By Ann M. Zydek Warsaw Community Public Library Director The Warsaw Community Public Library is celebrating “100 Years of Service” at the corner of Center and Detroit Streets. In April, 1917, the library opened its doors with 5,000 books and 1,936 patrons. Everyone is invited to the library’s … Read More

Maker Club Expands Kids’ Minds

WARSAW — One of the many kids programs offered at the Warsaw Community Public Library is the Maker Club. The family friendly event offers several stations where kids can tune in to their creativity and expand their creativity and knowledge of science. This month is the first time the library … Read More

WCPL Warms Up For Spring

By Amanda McFarland, WCPL Adult Programming Administrator WARSAW — Warsaw Community Public Library is warming up for spring with movies, programs, crafts and more. Chess Club meets at 10 a.m. every Saturday. The library will be showing various movies. Dates are Tuesday, April 4 at 2 p.m., Wednesday, … Read More

Family Fun At Your Library Spring Break and Beyond

By Katie Warrener, Children’s Services Department WARSAW — 2017 marks a very special birthday for Warsaw’s beautiful Carnegie library: 100 years young! The Warsaw Community Public Library invites you to celebrate with us this spring through a variety of fun activities for children and families. Our popular weekly … Read More

David Kolbe To Present “Cuba, Past, Present And Future” At The WCPL

WARSAW — David C. Kolbe has announced the second in a series of public presentations at the Warsaw Community Public Library. At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, he will present “Cuba, past, present and future”. In 2002 Kolbe travelled to Havana and Varadero, Cuba, as part of a … Read More

WPCL Extends Hours On Wednesdays

WARSAW — The Warsaw Community Public library is extending their hours on Wednesdays. During a board of library trustees on Monday, March 13, a decision was made to extend library hours for two hours on Wednesdays. The library will now be open until 8 p.m. rather than 6 … Read More

Program Offers Simple Way to Support WCPL

By Amanda McFarland, Adult Programming Administrator WARSAW — Though best known for books, public libraries also offer a variety of resources, including but not limited to technology help, research materials, DVDs and CDs for loan and educational programs for all ages. Warsaw Community Public Library offers all of … Read More

Potential Health Benefits Of Chocolate Discussed At Warsaw Community Library Presentation

  WARSAW — Sue Delagrange, registered dietician/nutritionist from Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, gave a presentation about chocolate Monday, Feb. 27, at the Warsaw Community Public Library. The presentation was free to the public and included a brief history of chocolate and information about the potential health benefits … Read More

Action Film Reviews From The Warsaw Community Public Library

By Melissa Chapman, Cataloging Supervisor WARSAW — Lately there have been quite a few new DVD releases that are quite enjoyable and not a waste of time. Below I have recommended three that are surely to hold your interest for an hour or two. At times it is … Read More

Warsaw Community Public Library Announces Spring Events

By Amanda McFarland Adult Programming Administrator WARSAW — Spring is on the way and Warsaw Community Public Library is warming up with the following programs. Teens ages 13-17 are invited to Drop In Zone from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 1. Off the Shelf reading group meets from 2-3 … Read More

The Warsaw Community Public Library Celebrates 100th Birthday

WARSAW — One hundred years ago, the Warsaw Community Public Library received its first load of books from a local school in January, 1917, and opened its doors to the community in April, 1917. During the WCPL board of trustees meeting, library director Ann Zydek informed the board … Read More