Thursday, August 25, 2016

September Programs!

Mother Goose on the Loose Story Time - Tuesdays starting September 6th 10:30 a.m.  Rhymes, fingerplays, shakers, scarves and big book stories for ages 6mo-35mo. and caregivers.  5 weeks. You do not have to attend every week.  Please, call to sign up.  812-265-2744

Pre-K Story Time- Thursdays starting September 8th at 10:30 a.m. at the Hanover Branch  Talking, reading, playing, singing and crafts.  Lots of fun for ages 3-6 years old. Please, call Hanover at 812-866-1470 to sign up. 
Sensory Story TimeSeptember 17th at 11:00 a.m. at the Hanover Branch  Ages 2-8 This story time is hands-on and is especially for those on the autism spectrum, kids with sensory issues, and those who have difficulty in large groups.   812-866-1470

Minecraft Monday! September 12th  5:30 PM

All ages welcome, some experience with playing is helpful!  This month we’ll also play a quick round of Minecraft Bingo for prizes!!  Space is limited so call today to sign up.  Hanover Branch 812-866-1470

Stuffed Animal Campout
September 9th Drop-off / September 10th Breakfast  10:00 AM; Free. (RSVP)
Bring in your stuffed animal friends and toys for a library sleepover!  Drop off is anytime on Friday and pick up is at 10AM on Saturday.  Have breakfast and see all the fun your friends had at the campout.  Parents welcome.  Library (Madison) Please, call to sign up.  812-265-2744

Young Writer's Workshop! September  8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October 6th
4:00 – 5:30 PM; Free. (RSVP)

This five week workshop is taught by Hanover Professor, Dominique Battles.  Students in 4th-6th grades will learn elements of writing and how to develop a story.  Finished works will be added to the library’s collection!  Please, call to sign up.  812-265-2744
Emerging Readers Program  September 12th 6:00 PM; Free. (RSVP)

This program is for parents of beginning and struggling readers.  We’ll share tips, tricks and
special types of books and word lists that can help your child build reading confidence.  Especially for those kids ages 4-8  Space is limitedPlease, call to sign up.  812-265-2744

Monarch Butterfly Exhibit!  Throughout the month of September... Stop into the children's room at the main library downtown to check in on the butterflies.  They begin as eggs on a milkweed plant and grow from caterpillars into beautiful Monarch butterflies.  Come and watch them grow. Coloring sheets, butterfly books, and crafts will be available throughout the month.

National Library Card Sign-Up Month! Stop waiting, get a library card today! Library cards are free and give you access to books, movies, computers and more. Children must be five years old to get their first card.  Call for details! 812-265-2744

Friday, August 5, 2016

August Programs!

Minecraft Monday- August 8th at 5:30 PM at the Hanover Branch.  All ages.  Please, register ahead.  You can bring your own device to connect to the wireless if the computers are full.  812-866-1470

Pokemon Hunt! - August 13th at 11:00 AM at the Main Library.  Make a pokeball craft and use it to catch pokemon inside the library.  No technology required!  Ages 3 and up.  Please, call to sign up. 812-265-2744

Sensory Story Time - August 20th 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. 812-866-1470

Homeschool Open House! - August 22nd at 2:00 PM at the Main Library.  For anyone currently homeschooling or those who would like to find out more about it.  Meet other homeschool families and learn more about materials your library has to support homeschooling!  812-265-2744

After School Crafts:  Pokemon!  August 23rd at 4:00 PM  Drop-in Join us for a fun crafting session for all ages.  Make pokeballs, Pikachu bracelets and more!  At the Madison Library  812-265-2744

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