Whooooooo are our runners?! 

Our third annual Ghost Run will be October 28th at Snyder park. 

See details at

Next FUNdraiser

posted Feb 27, 2019, 3:38 PM by David Smiddy   [ updated Feb 27, 2019, 3:40 PM ]

Warder's Trivia Team Challenge!
Sign up today--only 20 teams will the pdf below to download the registration sheet.  Once you have your team, email to or send/drop off at 137 E. High Street, Springfield, Ohio, 45502

Sip&Dipity presents String Art

posted Dec 19, 2018, 2:57 PM by David Smiddy   [ updated Jan 9, 2019, 11:22 AM ]

Winter Blahs setting in?  Time to get out and spend time with some friends?  We've got the perfect setting!  Come to Warder's 3rd Annual Ladies' Night--and bring along a friend.  (Men encouraged to attend, too!)  We will have heavy snacks, wine, beer, music and all you'll need to make your very one string art masterpiece!  The cost is just $45 for an evening of fun on January 18th.  So, SAVE THE DATE now!!  You can register here:

Halloween 5K Fun!

posted Sep 20, 2018, 3:35 PM by David Smiddy   [ updated Aug 7, 2019, 2:03 PM by David Smiddy ]

Warm Up at Warder

posted Nov 2, 2017, 9:01 AM by David Smiddy   [ updated Nov 2, 2017, 9:08 AM ]

It is that time again!  
Come warm up with us during the annual Holiday in the City Springfield event!  

Our doors will be open from 4:00-7:00pm.
We will have hot chocolate, coffee, cookies, a kids carnival and Mrs. Clause!
Our Used Bookstore, Christmas Shop and Cookie Walk will also be open!  

We can't wait to see you!!!

Corporate Trivia Team Challenge

posted Apr 4, 2017, 4:29 PM by David Smiddy

Click and download the two screenshots below to register and for more information.  Call 937-323-8617 or email for any questions or additional help!

Trivia Night

posted Feb 14, 2017, 7:09 PM by David Smiddy

I Love Warder Campaign

posted Jan 26, 2017, 10:20 AM by David Smiddy

During the month of February we will have an event every Friday. 

All of the proceeds will go towards raising funds for renovations and improvements to our beloved building.  

We are asking for monetary donations in the amount you wish or used books.  

Friday, Feb. 3rd: Board Game Night 6-8 pm
Friday, Feb. 10th: Tutor Fondue Past and Present Tutors 6-8 pm
                                  (RSVP at 323-8617)
Friday, Feb. 17th: Wine and Cheese Trivia Night 6-8 pm
Friday, Feb. 24th: Children's Winter Carnival-Dj-Karaoke 6-8 pm

Shop, Sip, and Splatter with Warder!

posted Jan 5, 2017, 1:09 PM by David Smiddy   [ updated Jan 5, 2017, 1:21 PM ]

Come join us for an evening of good company, wine sipping, and art learning!  In addition to the paint class you will have an opportunity to buy clothes from the popular LuLaRoe line as well as jewelry from Premier Designs.  

For an added bonus, ALL of the proceeds go towards local business in the Clark County area: the Warder Literacy Center and Sip and Dipity.  Local consultants host the LuLaRoe and Premier Designs lines. 

You can reserve your spot at:

Literacy Fun Fest and Ghost Run!

posted Oct 27, 2016, 9:21 AM by David Smiddy   [ updated Oct 27, 2016, 9:25 AM ]

The Count Down is on!! Only THREE more days until our first annual 5K Event!!

Come join us this Sunday at our Literacy Fun Fest and Ghost Run event starting at noon down at Snyder Park. 

Activities from 12:00-1:30 will includes 1K Fun Run, MegaScrabble, Monster Boggle, Mini-Super Bee, MasterWordQuest, and Team Challenge. These events are family friendly and all participants will be rewarded!  Tickets cost $1.oo for two or twelve for $5.oo. 

At two o'clock our 5K Ghost Run will begin.  We will have sign up tables prior to the event and contestants will receive a t-shirt.  Registration for the race is $25.00.  And of course, there will be awards!!

Annual Rummage Sale!

posted Oct 6, 2016, 11:01 AM by David Smiddy

Our rummage sale will be held this Saturday from 9:00 to 1:00.  

You will be able to find a variety of things including (but not limited to) holiday and seasonal items, clothing for men, women, and children, material, vases, we will even have plants and other household items.  

In addition, our Christmas shop will be open as will our bookstore.

For those avid readers you will be able to purchase a bag for $5.00 and walk away with as many books as you can shove in there!

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