Warsaw Public Library

Programs

Tuesdays at 10:30 am: Weekly Storytime 

Every Tuesday at 10:30 AM! Join Miss Mary for stories, songs, and activities for toddler & pre-school aged children, and their caregivers. No registration is required for this free weekly event.

Monday, January 8th -Saturday, March 17th: Winter Reading Challenge 

The more you challenge yourself, the more chances you’ll have to win! Earn 1 raffle ticket for every challenge completed. Complete all 10 challenges and earn 5 extra raffle tickets for a total of 15 maximum tickets per person. Multiple prize baskets to choose from! Pick up your reading challenge tracker at the circulation desk beginning 1/8. Return by 3/17. Raffles drawn 3/19. Everyone who returns a tracker earns an OWWL Libraries are for Everyone mug! Print books, e- books and audio books checked out through Warsaw Public Library, and the OWWL /Overdrive system are eligible. Sponsored by the Friends Of The Warsaw Public Library

Tuesday, January 30, 4:00 PM: Effective Communication Strategies, An Education Program by the Alzheimer’s Association

Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s , learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease. Free and open to the public. No registration necessary for this education program presented by the Alzheimer’s Association.

Saturday, February 3, 11:00 AM: Take Your Child to the Library Day

We’re celebrating this annual event with a “Carnegie Carnival” this year! Join us for carnival games and activities. Earn tickets at each station and turn your tickets in for fabulous carnival prizes! Free family fun sponsored by the Friends Of The Warsaw Public Library.

Tuesday, February 6, 6:30 PM: Readers’ Circle 

Join us at the Readers’ Circle for a discussion of Kate Moore’s, “The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women”
Regular print books are available at the circulation desk. Just ask staff for your copy! Large Print, Audio book and downloadable versions are also available.

Tuesday, February 13,  6:45 PM: Warsaw’s Write Connection

This writing group, now in its 7th year, consists of new and published writers who can all learn from each other. Monthly prompts are given in a friendly, relaxed environment. No registration is required for this free monthly event. New members are always welcome. For more information, contact Wendy at 786-5290. The Write Connection meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:45 pm, September-May.

Tuesday, February 13,  6:00 PM: Board of Trustees Open Meeting 

The Warsaw Public Library Board of Trustees meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm.

Saturday, February 24, 10:30 AM: Sensory Storytime

This storytime is designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, other developmental disabilities, and their typically developing peers.If your child has difficulty sitting through one of our other storytimes, this program of stories, songs, and activities might be just what you are looking for. No registration is required for this free family program.

Saturday, March 3, 11:00 AM: 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration

Songs, stories, and games to celebrate your accomplishments on the Road to Reading! Families who have met the 1,000 book goal will receive a special certificate. Those who are interested in joining the program are welcome as well as those who are still on the road!

Tuesday, March 13, 6:00 PM: Board of Trustees Open Meeting

The Warsaw Public Library Board of Trustees meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm.

Tuesday, March 13,  6:45 PM: Warsaw’s Write Connection

This writing group, now in its 7th year, consists of new and published writers who can all learn from each other. Monthly prompts are given in a friendly, relaxed environment. No registration is required for this free monthly event. New members are always welcome. For more information, contact Wendy at 786-5290. The Write Connection meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:45 pm, September-May.

Thursday, March 15, 6:00 PM: Stories Galorious Presents, Green Grows the Shamrock

We are welcoming back mother-daughter storytelling duo Rebecca and Rachel Oshlag of StoriesGalorious to WPL for a delightful array of stories about Ireland and the Irish. Join us for tea and treats as we sit back and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

Tuesday, March 20, 6:30 PM: Readers’ Circle 

Join us for a discussion of “The Second Mrs. Hockaday” by Susan Rivers. Available in print and audio. Reserve your copy today at https://evergreen.owwl.org/eg/opac/record/550130?query=the+second+mrs.+hockaday%3Bqtype%3Dkeyword%3Blocg%3D1

Ongoing: 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

We’re joining the National “1000 Books Before Kindergarten” Campaign. It’s fun, free, and helps to build a lifelong love of books. If you read just 1 book a day to your child for 3 years, that equals 1,095 books! You can count the same book multiple times, count books read in storytime, at daycare…anywhere! This program also pairs with Project Read. You can participate in both programs with one easy calendar! Pick up a new calendar every month. Visit the library anytime to register & learn more! Join the WPL “Road to Reading” with milestone prizes along the way!

Ongoing: Project Read

Wyoming County families are invited to participate in this reading program that begins in infancy and continues through elementary school. Read together for 15 minutes a day for at least 20 days a month. Mark each day you have read together on the Project Read Calendar, (available at all Wyoming County libraries) return your completed calendar to the library each month and choose a free paperback or board book for your home library!

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Hours

    Monday: 10AM - 8PM
    Tuesday: 10AM - 8PM
    Wednesday: 1PM - 7PM
    Thursday: 1PM - 7PM
    Friday: 1PM - 5PM
    Saturdays: 10AM - 1PM

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    130 N Main St.
    Warsaw, NY 14569
    phone (585) 786-5650
    fax (585) 786-8706
    lgricius@pls-net.org

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