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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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Toddler Time
10:30am
 Toddler Time
Monday, Oct. 22, 10:30am
(Mondays, October 8th-29th, 10:30am)

Wheatfield
for ages 2-3

or call 219-956-3774.
Grades 2-5 Book Discussion
4pm
 Grades 2-5 Book Discussion
Monday, Oct. 22, 4pm
Wheatfield
The Princess in Black

or call 219-956-3774.
"Frankenstein Bookmarks" available at Coloring your stress away/The UFO Group
5:30pm-7:00pm
"Frankenstein Bookmarks" available at Coloring your stress away/The UFO Group
Monday, Oct. 22, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Rensselaer
Come and go as you can 

or call 219-866-5881.
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Lapsit 0-2 year old
10:00am
 Lapsit 0-2 year old
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 10:00am
(Tuesdays, October 2, 9, 16, 23, 10:00am )

Rensselaer
Tuesday's October 2, 9,16, and 23 at 10:00am for 0 to 2 year olds 
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Contact Nancy with any questions at 219-866-5881 

or call 219-866-5881.
Friends of the Library Meeting
1:00 p.m.
 Friends of the Library Meeting
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 1:00 p.m.
Wheatfield
The Friends of the Wheatfield Library hold monthly meetings, held in the library’s meeting rooms. All Friends members and those wishing to join the Friends of the Wheatfield Library are invited to attend these meetings at 1:00 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month.
Halloween After School Program
4pm
 Halloween After School Program
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 4pm
Wheatfield
for kids in grades K-5

or call 219-956-3774.
Super STEM - ages 8-14
4:30pm
 Super STEM - ages 8-14
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 4:30pm
DeMotte
Ages 8-14 are invited to the Super STEM Code Your World Challenge.

or call 219-987-2221.
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Story Time - Morning Session
10am
 Story Time - Morning Session
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 10am
(Wednesdays, Oct. 3-24, 10am)

DeMotte
Introduce your children to the love of books and the magic of stories by bringing them to Story Time for 3-5 year olds.

or call 219-987-2221.
Men’s Book Group
10:00am
 Men’s Book Group
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 10:00am
Rensselaer
Kim by Rudyard Kipling 
Story Time - Afternoon Session
1pm
 Story Time - Afternoon Session
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 1pm
(Wednesdays, Oct. 3-24, 1pm)

DeMotte
Introduce your children to the love of books and the magic of stories by bringing them to Story Time for 3-5 year olds.

or call 219-987-2221.
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4th Thurs Book Discussion
1:00pm
 4th Thurs Book Discussion
Thursday, Oct. 25, 1:00pm
Rensselaer

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
...read more


or call 219-866-5881.
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Harry Potter Double Feature Saturdays
10:00 a.m.
Harry Potter Double Feature Saturdays
Saturday, Oct. 27, 10:00 a.m.
Wheatfield
Starting in July we will begin celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Harry Potter book series. Join us during the 3rd Saturday of the month for Harry Potter movie days.  On our first Saturday we'll show Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamb...read more

or call 219-956-3774.
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Toddler Time
10:30am
 Toddler Time
Monday, Oct. 29, 10:30am
(Mondays, October 8th-29th, 10:30am)

Wheatfield
for ages 2-3

or call 219-956-3774.
October Books & Coffee @ Somethin’s Brewin’
2:00-3:00 p.m.
October Books & Coffee @ Somethin’s Brewin’
Monday, Oct. 29, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Somethin's Brewin Coffee Shop/DeMotte
Join us as we read Winter People by Jennifer McMahon, an atmospheric mystery that is perfect to read on a cool, fall night. Copies are available at the front desk of the Wheatfield and DeMotte Libraries. Registration is required to attend. This book club is for adults 18 and ov...read more

Maker Monday
4pm
 Maker Monday
Monday, Oct. 29, 4pm
Wheatfield
for kids in grades 1-8

or call 219-956-3774.
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Hoopla, Libby, and OverDrive
2:00pm
 Hoopla, Libby, and OverDrive
Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2:00pm
Rensselaer

JCPL now offers two online services for downloadable content that you can access from home, and th...read more

Halloween Story Time
4pm
 Halloween Story Time
Tuesday, Oct. 30, 4pm
Wheatfield
for ages 3-5
Medicare Made Clear
6pm
 Medicare Made Clear
Tuesday, Oct. 30, 6pm
DeMotte
An educational presentation by Clifford Havens from LifeSmart Senior Services on Medicare coverage and benefits.
Hoopla, Libby, and OverDrive
6:00pm
 Hoopla, Libby, and OverDrive
Tuesday, Oct. 30, 6:00pm
Rensselaer

JCPL now offers two online services for downloadable content that you can access from home, and th...read more

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Anime Club
5:30pm-7:00pm
 Anime Club
Wednesday, Oct. 31, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Rensselaer

For October anime club, dress up as your favorite anime character for a chance...read more


or call 219-866-5881.
   
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