Wakarusa library offers education, resources

WAKARUSA —For those interested n continuing their high school education, the Wa-Nee Community Schools and Wakarusa Public Library have joined to offer the opportunity. Together they will be sponsoring a GED preparation classes this fall.
Classes will be begin Monday, Sept. 24 and continue every Monday evening until Nov. 26. Meeting time is 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Register or receive additional information by calling the library at 574-862-2465.
The class will be taught by a retired teacher and will cover every aspect of the GED test. A pre-test and post-test will be given to help assess each student’s progress. There is a $25 cost for the class which includes the required book.
The library’s databases include topics for every interest; information about the United States on America the Beautiful; early reading books on Tumblebooks; genealogy on Heritage Quest; research on INSPIRE; and audio books on Audiobook Cloud. Visit the library’s webpage at www.wakarusa.lib.in.us and click on the right side of the page on the “Databases” button.
Sign up for Story Hour (ages 3-5) and Toddler Time (ages 25-36 months accompanied by a parent or caregiver) will begin on Monday, Aug. 20. Call the library at 862-2465 to sign up.
Adults participating in the Summer Reading program are reminded that the program will end Saturday, Aug. 18.