Thursday, February 12, 2015

February Programs!

Game Night @ Your Library! - February 18th from 6:00 - 7:30 PM in Madison All ages are invited to a night of fun with our Wii and X Box360 video games.  Light snacks and board games will also be available.  FREE.  Please, call to sign up 812-265-2744

Sensory Story Time! - February 21st at 11:00 AM at the Hanover Branch  For children ages 2-8 who have a hard time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, or are sensitive to sensory overload.  If your child has difficulty sitting through one of our other story times, this program might be for you.  Lots of visual cues and hands on interaction are included in this program.  Please, call 812-866-1470 to sign up for this FREE program.  

Lego Club - February 21st at 11:00AM  in Madison.  All ages welcome!  Bring your own legos or build with some of ours.  We also have Lincoln logs, tinker toys, bristle blocks and more!  Please, call to sign up.  812-265-2744

Black History Month Celebration!  A Library-Homeschool Connection Program February 23rd at 2:00 PM in Madison.  Free.  Using books, games, video clips and hands-on activities we will explore the lives of African Americans throughout history.  All ages welcome, homeschool families encouraged.  Please, call 812-265-2744 to sign up or for more information.  

Blizzard of Books is still going on at both libraries through the end of February!  Pick up a game card at Madison or Hanover and earn some free prizes.  Scented bookmarks, hot chocolate, popcorn and toys are some of the prizes available just for reading, doing good deeds and attending library programs. 




Wednesday, December 31, 2014

January Programs!

Winter Reading 'Blizzard of Books!' begins January 5th and lasts until February 28th! Pick up a Winter Reading log at Madison or Hanover Branch libraries and begin collecting points to earn prizes.  There are several ways to rack up points including reading, doing good deeds, and attending library programs!  

You can earn up to four prizes per card completed and can finish up to two cards during the program.  Prizes include scented bookmarks, popcorn, hot chocolate, and small toys like rubber duckies, bracelets and more.  We'll have a special drawing at the end of Winter Reading for some awesome gift baskets for kids and adults.  

Minecraft Monday! - January 12th at 5:30 PM at the Hanover Branch   Call 812-866-1470 to reserve a computer or bring a wireless device to connect to our free wifi.  Game on at your library. 






Mother Goose on the Loose - for children ages 6m0.-35mo. and caregiver beginning January 20th at 10:30 AM in Madison.  This short 30minute program includes songs, rhymes, big books, instrument play and more!  (Weekly sessions for 5 weeks on Tuesdays)

Pre-K Story Time - recommended for ages 3-6 years  January 22nd at 11:00 AM at the Hanover Branch.  This 40 minute story time includes books, music, crafts and dramatic play.  (Weekly sessions for 5 weeks on Thursdays)

Lego Club - Come and build with us!!  All ages welcome.  January 17th at 11:00 AM  The library has lots of legos, tinker toys, and Lincoln logs.  You are also welcome to bring your own if you like and we'll keep them separate with mats.  Let's create something!  


Dinner & a Movie! January 29th at 6:00 PM - Wadjda  The first movie filmed in Saudi Arabia by a woman.  This movie is inspiring and sets a wonderful example for children to work hard and believe in themselves to accomplish their dreams.  Bring your dinner and we'll show the movie! (running time 1.5 hrs) PG

 *Please, call or email to register for programs/activities.  Madison 812-801-1950  Hanover 812-866-1470  Email:  librarylady@mjcpl.org 

   

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Touch Tone Tales

Touch Tone Tales is our  Dial-A-Story service!  Sound effects, music and more make these stories irresistible!  Call today to enjoy a fun story.  812-265-2255