1735 Oliver Street
Whiting, Indiana 46394
Phone: 219-659-0269
Email: wpl@whiting.lib.in.us


Mon–Thurs 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fri 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sat 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on Sundays

News & Events

Check out the Library’s New Addition

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Chicago’s Early Movers and Shakers

Terrence Lynch, aka J.P. Moneybags a turn of the 20th century business man, will be at the Whiting Public Library on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 2 p.m.  He will discuss the road to success for entrepreneurs like Marshall Field, William Wrigley, Charles Walgreen, Ray Kroc, and Frederick Maytag.  Was their road to success a smooth one?  You will find this out and more.  Please call the Whiting Public Library at 659-0269 x110 to register for this free program.

Thursdays are Adults Night Out @ the WPL
The Whiting Public Library offers several opportunities to come into the Library and just have some fun. On the first Thursday of every month the Library holds its Coloring Club featuring Adult Coloring. The third Thursday of each month showcases a different game at our Adult Game Night. And, on the fourth Thursday of the month the Library hosts a free Trivia Night. All programs start at 6 p.m. and are held in the Library’s Meeting Room.


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If you want to download an ebook, audiobook, or stream a movie then click on Overdrive or Hoopla. Younger patrons might enjoy animated, talking Tumble Books.A fan of comics and graphic novels try ComicsPlus. Want to learn a new language why not try Rocket Languages or Muzzy for children.  Sony music’s complete catalog of mp3 files is available for you to download at Freegal. If you want to browse through popular magazines then Zinio is the link for you. If you are interested in discovering your family history then click on Heritage Quest. Finally, eSequels lists the most popular series so you can discover a new author or rediscover an enjoyable series of years past. The only thing you need to access these free entertainment venues is a Whiting Public Library resident card. If you have any questions stop by or call (219) 659-0269 x110.