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Dubois Branch LibraryWildflower seeds are available every month while supplies last.

April 21: Reverse Book Club for Teens (ages 13-18), 3:15 to 4:15 pm

April 22: Native Plant Traditions with Dani Tippmann, 6:30 pm

April 23: Saturday Craft (all ages), 10:30 am Making wildflower seed balls to plant. Must pre-register.

April 25: End of the Month Book Club, 6 pm Teaching of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer. An audio recording is available through Hoopla.

April 27: Adult Craft Night (18+), 2 pm Use fractured CDs to create a mosaic in a wooden tray.

April 28: Early Voting in the Community Room, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

April 29: Library closed for Staff Development Day.

For more details visit our Calendar on our website at jdcpl.us or contact the Dubois Branch Library at 812-678-2548. Dubois Library hours are Mon & Wed. 10-8, Tues. & Thurs. 10-6, Fri. 10-5 and Sat. 10-2. Due to evolving situations with COVID-19, always check the library’s website or call to see if your program is running as advertised.

Huntingburg Public LibraryChildren’s Story Hour (ages 3-5), Mondays 11 a.m. to noon.

April 26: Craft Cart (all ages) 3 to 6 pm in the Children’s Section. Cherry Blossom Tree.

April 28: Craft Cart (all ages), 10 am to 5 pm in the Children’s Section. Cherry Blossom Tree.

For more information, call the library at 812-683-2052 or visit www.huntingburg.lib.in.us. Library hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 8 pm; Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Saturday 9 am to 2 pm

Ferdinand Branch Library

Donations of gently-used books and puzzles are always welcomed. We are especially in need of young children’s books as those sell quickly at our sales. The Friends cannot take encyclopedias, textbooks, and/or outdated informational books. A donation bin is located in the library near the door to the basement. Thanks to all who replenish our shelves each month.

Wiki Stix: Drop in the Programming Room and play with Wiki Stix!

Friends Central Perk Cookie Kit: Come in and play a game naming some of your favorite ‘Friends’ scenes with a chance to win a Central Perk Cookie Kit.

Family Storytime: Thursdays at 10 am

Creative Corner for Teens: Mondays at 3 pm after school. Free art supplies and projects.

Read it Forward Program: There is a box of diverse books available that don’t need to be checked out. You simply come in, choose a book from the designated box, and go. You can choose to pass it along to another person or return it. If it is returned, a person can register for a prize.

April 21: Stories for Littles/Family Storytime, 10 a.m.

April 21: Hydrangea Paint Stick Craft (adults), 6 to 7:30 pm Registration required.

April 26: Art Time for Littles (children 5 and under), 10 am

April 27: Evening Book Club (all are welcome), 6:30 pm

April 28: Stories for Littles/Family Storytime, 10am

April 29: Library Closed for Staff Development Day.

Hoopla is now available to Patrons for free through their library card. Hoopla is a digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, e-audiobooks, and e-books.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a program designed to encourage reading, boost vocabulary, and improve cognitive development in children who have not started Kindergarten. Participants will use the Beanstack app on their digital devices to track their reading. They will also receive a companion notebook that contains stickers and fun activities. For every 100 books that are read & logged on the app, participants will come into the library to be recognized. To participate, register on the Beanstack app & visit your library to pick up the companion notebook.

Register for events at www.jdcpl.us. Call (812-367-1671) or stop by the Library for more information. The Library’s hours are Monday thru Thursday, 9am-8pm (EST) and Friday thru Saturday, 9am-5pm (EST). More information can be obtained by contacting the Library at 812.367.1671 or visiting their Facebook or Instagram page.

Jasper Public LibraryThe Friends of the Jasper Public Library are sponsoring a large book and media sale at 425 N. Bret Ct. in JASPER. Thurs. & Fri. 4/14 & 4/15 from 8a-5p and Sat. 4/16 from 8a-12p. Included are Large Print Books & Audiobooks, DVD’s, Fiction, Science Fiction, Cookbooks, Gardening, and many non-fiction genres. ALL proceeds from sales benefits various library programs. For questions contact Betty at (812) 827-8384.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a program designed to encourage reading, boost vocabulary, and improve cognitive development in children who have not started Kindergarten. Participants will use the Beanstack app on their digital devices to track their reading. They will also receive a companion notebook that contains stickers and fun activities. For every 100 books that are read & logged on the app, participants will come into the library to be recognized. To participate, register on the Beanstack app & visit your library (Jasper, Ferdinand, Dubois, or Birdseye) to pick up the companion notebook.

Family Storytime—Tuesdays, 10 a.m.

MakerSpace Office Hours—Wednesdays and Thursdays, 1-4 pm

Curiosity Cafe for Teens—Thursdays, 4 p.m.

April 20: UnBook Club for Teens (teens and tweens), 4 pm

April 20: Knot Just Knitting, 5:30 p.m.

April 21: Baby Storytime & Sensory Play (ages 0-2), 10am

April 23: Jellyfish Storytime with Aleesha Lopez, 10 a.m.

April 25: MakerSpace STEM Club (ages 10+), 5:30 pm Participants will need a waiver signed, which can be picked up at the library or printed from the library’s website.

April 25: Homeschool Connections, 1 pm Please register for each separate date.

April 26: Evening Book Club, 6:30 pm New members are always welcome.

For programs that require registration, register on the event calendar at jdcpl.us or call 812-482-2712. For more information, call the library at 812-482-2712. Library hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 8 pm; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, noon to 5 pm

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