Welcome to the website of the Roann Paw Paw Township Public Library. Founded in 1914, the library is located in Wabash County, Indiana, we are the only Library in the County to serve an entire Township. We are here to serve you! Stop by and visit our unique Arts and Crafts Style building, that was built in 1916. The Library was placed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the Indiana Register of Historic Sites and Structures in 2002. This Carnegie Library is the central hub of the town of Roann, and of Paw Paw Township. We offer a variety of services, including notary, internet access, WiFi capabilities, fax, copies,lamination, reciprocal borrowing services, and more. The building has been updated and is handicapped accessable to meet ADA guidelines.
OUR BUILDING TURNS 100 YEARS OLD in 2016!
An open house celebration kicks off the year of events on January 16, 9-12 pm.
February 20 Coloring and Lego Contest
March will be a month to get reprints of local histories.
Check back as more events will be added throughout our celebration year!
Indiana State Park Pass Now @ the Library!
The State Park Centennial Annual Pass Library Check-out Program has offered one state park entrance pass to each of the 240 libraries across Indiana. The Roann Paw Paw Township Public Library has one park pass available to check out. Throughout 2016, Roann Public Library adults may check out the park pass for one week, no renewals. The Indiana Department of Natural Resources Parks Pass is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so reservations for specific dates are not available. Late return fees will be charged at a rate of $1 per day, and a replacement fee of $50 would be added if the pass were lost or not returned.
The pass provides free access to Indiana’s 32 state parks and also to Indiana’s state forest recreation areas where entrance fees are charged. The pass will be available for checkout until December 31.
Monday 1-6 PM
Tuesday 1-6 PM
Wednesday 1-6 PM
Thursday 9-12 PM, 1-6 PM
Friday 9-12 PM, 1-6 PM
Saturday 9-12 PM
Located 4 blocks south of State Hwy. 16, on Chippewa Road.
The Roann, Paw Paw Township Public Library is a township-tax supported facility available to all people of our community. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life within the community by providing information, advancing knowledge, stimulating thinking, and encouraging recreational reading.
Everyone is NUTS for the Roann Public Library! This little guy was just outside the window in the Children's Department. He visits regularly, and SO SHOULD YOU!
"I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library."
~ Jorge Luis Borges
Please contact us anytime! We look forward to hearing from you.
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Other Important Sites to Visit:
INSPIRE - Indiana's State-funded Virtual Library