Children's Program

Children's Programs


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Summer Reading Club 2020 is for everyone: babies, kids, teens and adults.
Registration begins June 1. All prizes must be claimed by August 1.
Read library books and earn prizes this summer.

2 Ways to Register Your Family this Summer

Register Using the Beanstack App

Beginning June 1, register for the library’s Summer Reading Club using our new Beanstack app!

  1. Go to your app store, download the free app
  2. Register your family.
  3. Keep track of your reading.
  4. Pick up your prizes by August 1.

Register the Old-Fashioned Way

Want to participate in summer reading club the traditional way? You still can!

  1. Stop by any of the 5 library branches.
  2. Pick up your reading sheet.
  3. Keep track of your reading
  4. Pick up your prizes by August 1. 

DIY Puppet Kits + Virtual Puppeteering Workshops
from Squallis Puppeteers

Beginning June 1, the library will offer 4 weeks of virtual  puppeteering workshops. Each week, your family can pick up a different DIY puppet kit at your branch library. Then, whenever your family chooses, watch a digital workshop on making your puppet through the library’s website or facebook page. The digital workshops will remain viewable through June and July.

Week One: DIY Finger Puppet Kit
Week Two: DIY Sock Puppet Kit
Week Three: DIY Recycled Materials Puppet Kit
Week Four: DIY Papier Mache Puppet Kit

The Charlestown-Clark County Public Library’s Summer Art Programs are made possible by the Indiana Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

Summer Preschool Programs
July 6 - 31
register for these programs on the Calendar
bear reading a bookSummer 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 10:00-10:30 pm

bunny reading  bookSummer 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 at 10-10:30 am

Sellersburg Library
     Thursdays at 11-11:30 am

dog and cat reading booksSummer Storyhour

Storyhour is for 3-5 year olds. During Storyhour kids will sing songs, read stories, and make a craft.

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


Homeschool at the Library

Homeschoolers of all ages are welcome to join this library program. Learn new things and meet other homeschoolers.

This program is held once a month at Henryville Library and Borden Library. 

Register by calling the library or by going to the calendar and clicking on the program.

Borden Library - Thursdays
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Henryville Library - Fridays
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