WPL is the recipient of a collection of books, films, and other resources aimed to familiarize Americans with Islam and the cultural heritage of Islamic civilizations. More information about can be found here
and at Oxford Islamic Studies
JMU instrcutor Danielle Widmann Abraham presents “What is Islam” on Thursday, May 16 at 2:30 pm and “God is the Beloved: Exploring Islam Poetry” on Thursday, May 23 at 2:30 pm.
Big Game Hunters
From carpet sized Chutes and Ladders to Sorry to Slam, we have some great games for you on Thursday, May 16 at 6:00 p.m. Light refreshments served. For ages 6+ with an adult.
German U-Boat to Camp Lyndhurst
Greg Owen discusses his book, "The Longest Patrol: A U-Boat Gunner’s War," a captivating story of Karl Baumann’s wartime odyssey on Wednesday, May 22, 2:00 p.m.
Book Club Kits
Need help starting a book club? Need ideas for your current club? WPL can help with a book club kit you can check out. Start with six copies of "The Paris Wife" by Paula McLain, discussion questions, and ideas on how to get a club started. Other kits will be added in the future.
WPL is On YouTube
Take a look at the videos
we've made about programs and some that are just for fun.
There's now a free app that allows you to browse our catalog, put books on hold, search for downloadable books, find newspaper and magazine articles, and more. Go to http://boopsie.com
Library Use Value Calculator
Why pay out of pocket for services when you can get them free at the library? This calculator estimates how much you would be paying. Library Use Value Calculator
Your pass to visit area culture venues is just a check-out away. This program offers discounts at the Waynesboro YMCA, Wayne Theater Alliance shows at the Gateway Theater, Stone Soup Books, The Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Birthplace, the Frontier Culture Museum, the American Shakespeare Center, and Grand Caverns. Click here
Help Support WPL!
- WPL's coffee stand is back! Enjoy a cup of coffee for 75 cents. The stand is located beside the circulation desk.
- Donate used ink cartridges and cell phones to be recycled. The drop box is located beside the copier.
- Buy a gift set comprised of our sophisticated WPL travel mug, a reusable canvas bag, and a bumper sticker, all for only $12. Each item can also be purchased separately.
Proceeds from these fund raisers benefit the renovations.
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Online Library Card Application
Do you need a library card? The Waynesboro Public Library now accepts applications for membership online. To apply for a library card click here
Please allow up to 3 days for pick up at the Waynesboro Public Library. You must bring in proof of your identity (picture ID) in order to pick up your library card.