Waterloo Public Library News Archive

Posted: August 23, 2022
Now available - Inkling Magazine

Read it now! The second volume of Inkling Magazine is now available.

This spring, we asked teens to submit their original works of fiction (poems & short stories) to our 2nd Annual Teen Writing Contest.

We would like to thank each and every teen that shared their work with us; it was no easy task to pick winners from the amazing pool of talent. Congratulations to all of the winners. We are beyond ecstatic to be able to share your work in this publication.

Posted: August 17, 2022
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NOW AVAILABLE! In the Loop Fall Program Guide

Fall programs & events are here with our In the Loop digital magazine. Browse programs virtually or grab a physical copy of the guide from one of our library locations. Note that registration for fall programs will begin 3 weeks prior to the start date of each program.

Discover our fantastic fall line-up, including:

Posted: August 9, 2022
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We've just added over 200 vinyl records to the library! Our new vinyl collection is housed at our Eastside Branch if you want to manually browse, but you can also place a hold on any title and have it sent to your home library location. You can easily browse our vinyl collection virtually using our Cool Things to Borrow page.

Our collection includes lots of classics, some new titles and a mix of genres.

Posted: July 17, 2022
NEW Cool Things to Borrow with Your Library Card - Nordic Walking Poles & Explore Nature Kits

We have TWO new cool things to borrow. Nordic Walking Poles & Explore Nature Kits have arrived at WPL. You can borrow these items for FREE with your library card. So get outside, enjoy nature and get walking with our newest cool things to borrow.

Nordic Walking Poles

Nordic Walking has many health benefits and is the perfect balance between an exhilarating cardio exercise and a vigorous muscle workout.

Learn more about borrowing Nordic Walking Poles



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