Wells County Public Library

Preschool Programs


Wee Read: Birth to 24 months

This Friday morning program is for our smallest patrons.  It encourages communication and personal contact between child and parent.  A great way to meet other new parents.  Pre-registration needed.


Toddler Time: Ages 2 and 3

Toddlers, with an adult friend, can join in this program filled with stories, finger plays, and songs.  Sessions are six to 12 weeks on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday mornings and are offered throughout the year. Pre-register to join.


 PJ Story Hour: Ages 4 to 6

Stories, videos, finger plays, and crafts related to a specific theme make learning fun.  Held the first Tuesday of each month during the school year at 6:30 PM.  Pre-register to join.


Story Hour: Ages 4 to 6

Just like PJ Story Hour, but held every week on Thursday mornings at 10:30 am.These sessions fill up fast, so pre-register early.


Dial-A-Story: (260-824-2710)

Dial-A-Story provides an opportunity for your child to listen to a story over the phone. Stories change on a regular basis.



Bluffton Branch

200 West Washington Street, Bluffton, IN


(260) 824-1612

Email: wcpl@wellscolibrary.org

Ossian Branch

207 N. Jefferson St., Ossian, IN

(260) 622-4691

Email: osslib@wellscolibrary.org


Children’s Services at the

Wells County Public Library

The library has over 30,000 books especially for infants, preschoolers. elementary and middle school students plus:

  • Seven computers with a variety of educational game software; listening centers
  • Study tables and leisure seating; puzzles & toys
  • Audio books & kits; reference materials and study guides
  • Teacher kits and nature kits
  • Birthday bags, travel bags and Grab and Go bags

Library Card “The best card you’ll ever own!”

Free to Wells County Residents
(must be 4 years old)


Hours of Operation:

Monday-Thursday 9am-8pm

Friday 9am-6pm

Saturday 9am-5pm

(Saturday hours: Memorial Day

through Labor Day: 9am-Noon)