Children's Program

Children's Programs


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Summer Reading Club 2021 - June 1-July 31

To register online, download the free Beanstack App.
  • Download the Beanstack app from the app store on your phone or tablet
  • Register your family in the app
  • Log your reading online
  • Come to the library for your prizes
    Beanstack can be accessed on a computer here.

Or you can come to the library and register.

Kids in going into preschool - 5th grade who read libary books this summer can receive these prizes:.

   • read 100 minutes - animal finger puppet
   • 
read 200 minutes - stretchable llama
   • 
read 300 minutes - squishable sea creature
   • 
read 400 minutes - coupon pack
   • 
read 500 minutes - free book

Babies who are 0-1 year olds can have 30 library books read to them and receive a board book.


Celebrate Your Pets!

Do you love your pets? Your family can celebrate them at this fun event featuring crafts, stories, treats and more.

Charlestown Library
Thursday, July 8 at 10-11 am

This is a drop-in event and no registration is required.

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Family Petting Zoo

All ages are welcome to join the library for a free fun petting zoo. Meet and learn about 10 different cuddly animals at the Charlestown Library.

Charlestown Library
Tuesday, July 20 at 10-11 am

This is a drop-in event and no registration is required.

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animals readingSummer Preschool Programs

Programs run June 7 - July 1.

Register through the library calendar or call the library at 812-256-3337.

Summer Book Babies

Come and play with other babies, sing songs, and read books. Book Babies is for children 0-16 months old.

Sellersburg Library
Thursdays, June 10, 17, 24
& July 1
10:00-10:30 pm

Summer Tot-Time

Tot-time is for children 17 - 35 months. During Tot-Time kids will read books, sing songs, and make a craft.

Charlestown Library
Mondays, June 7, 14, 21 & 28
10-10:30 am

Sellersburg Library
Thursdays, June 10, 17, 24 & July 1
11-11:30 am

Summer Storyhour

Storyhour is for 3-5 year olds. During Storyhour kids will sing songs, read stories, and make a craft. Programs fun June 7-July 1.

New Washington: Mondays at 1-2 pm
Henryville: Tuesdays at 1-2 pm
Sellersburg: Tuesdays at 10-11 am
Charlestown: Wednesdays at 10-11 am
Borden: Thursdays at 1-2 pm


craft supplies Summer Art Workshops for Kindergarten-5th Graders

For kids who have just completed Kindergarten through 5th grade, there are 4 weeks of art classes that run from June 7-July 2.

  • Week 1: Create ceramic animal art with the Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts
  • Week 2: Create printmaking animal art with the Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts
  • Week 3: Create fiber animal art with the Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts
  • Week 4: Create traditional animal art with the Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts 
indiana arts commission Summer art programs are made possible by the Indiana Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts. All classes are from 1:00-1:45 pm

Locations:
Mondays - Borden Library
Tuesdays - Sellersburg Library
Wednesdays - Charlestown Library
Thursdays - Henryville Library
Fridays - New Washington Library

All programs are free. Masks are required.

Due to limited space, registration is required and will begin Saturday, May 1, 2021.

Register through the library calendar or call the library at 812-256-3337.