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Library Events & Programs

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Jasper County Public Library! Most events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted. Please view our Board Meeting Dates.

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Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 11am (Wednesdays, September 8th-29th, 11am)
or call 219-956-3774.
for children ages 3-5
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 10am
or call 219-866-5881.
The Men's Book Group will be dicussing Shame: How America’s Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country by Shelby Steele on Wednesday, September 22nd at 10am. Please contact Rachel at 219-866-5881 or stop by the Rensselaer Library for more information.
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 10am (Wednesdays, Sept. 1-22, 10am)
or call 219-987-2221.
Toddlers can hear stories, make craft items and enjoy other activities.
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 11am (Wednesday, Sept. 1-22, 11am)
or call 219-987-2221.
Toddlers can hear stories, make craft items and enjoy other activities.
Thursday, Sep. 23, 10:00 a.m.
or call 219-956-3774.
Join us as we view "The Mauritanian" on Thursday, September 23 at 10:00 a.m. This movie is "a legal drama film based on the true story of Mohamedou Ould Slahi, a Mauritanian man who was held for fourteen years (from 2002 to 2016) without charge in the Guantanamo Bay detention camp, a United States military prison." This program is free and open to all adults, and refreshments will be provided.
Thursday, Sep. 23, 1 pm
or call 219-866-5881.
On Thursday, September 23rd at 1pm, the ladies will be discussing Grandma Gatewood’s Walk by Ben Montgomery. Please contact Rachel at 219-866-5881 or stop by the Rensselaer Library for more information. Registration appreciated; Limit 20.
Thursday, Sep. 23, 4:30pm
or call 219-987-2221.
Join us for a fun hands-on learning experience.
Book Folding Art Cla
Friday, Sep. 24, 6:00-8:00 pm
or call 219-956-3774.
Have you ever wondered, "How did they do that?" Join us and learn how to do book folding art for free! All books and patterns will be provided. This program is for adults 18 and over. Registration is required to attend.
Monday, Sep. 27, 4pm
or call 219-956-3774.
for children in grades K-5
Monday, Sep. 27, 5-6:30pm
All age LEGO time! Monday, September 27th from 5-6:30PM. Everyone welcome!
Tuesday, Sep. 28, 2:00 p.m.
or call 219-956-3774.
Join us at Cakes & Cups (Wheatfield) on Tuesday, September 28 at 2:00 p.m. as we discuss "The Astronaut Wives Club" by Lily Koppel. Copies of the book are available at the library's front desk. Participants welcome to purchase their own refreshments from the bakery. Register online or by visiting or calling the library at (219) 956-3774.
Tuesday, Sep. 28, 2:30pm (Tuesdays, September 7th-28th, 2:30pm)
or call 219-956-3774.
for children ages 3-5
Tuesday, Sep. 28, 10am
A free, educational seminar on the important changes coming to Medicare in 2022.
Wednesday, Sep. 29, 11am (Wednesdays, September 8th-29th, 11am)
or call 219-956-3774.
for children ages 3-5
Monday, Oct. 4, 10am
or call 219-987-2221.
Themed stories and craft for individuals with developmental disabilities.
Tuesday, Oct. 5, 10am (Tuesday's, October 5, 12, 19)
or call 219-866-5881.
Lap Sit stories for 0-23 months old will be Tuesday's, October 5, 12, and 19 at 10AM with Miss Nancy. Limit 12, Registration appreciated.
Tuesday, Oct. 5, 10am (Tuesdays, October 5th-26th, 10am)
or call 219-956-3774.
for ages under 2 years old, along with a caregiver
Wednesday, Oct. 6, 10am (Wednesdays, October 6-27, 10am)
or call 219-987-2221.
Stories, crafts and themed activities.
Wednesday, Oct. 6, 11am (Wednesdays, October 6-27, 11am)
or call 219-987-2221.
Stories, crafts and themed activities.
Thursday, Oct. 7, 1:00-5:00
The Friends of the Wheatfield Library are hosting their first ever book sale!
Dates of the sale are:
Thursday, October 7th 1:00-5:00 
Friday, October 8th 9:00-5:00 
Saturday, October 9th 9:00-4:00 
Everything will be priced to sell! 
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