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Things to do at the library

Summer Reading-Party and Grand Prize Drawing@Wheatfield

Tue Jul 12, 10.00 a.m.

Join us for our grand prize drawing and ice cream party today!  Kids who have completed the minimum summer reading requirements are invited to attend. 

On Your Mark, Get Set, READ - Opening Games Party

Jul 12, 2pm

The 'Opening Games Party' concludes our Summer Reading Program.

Youth-Healthy Eating @ Rensselaer

Wed Jul 13, 10 a.m.

Children ages Pre K thru 5th grade are invited to join us for our weekly Summer Reading program.  Alice Smith from the Jasper County Purdue Extension Office will be hear to teach us how to eat healthy. 

Exercise Your Mind-Trivia

Wed Jul 13, 6-7:00 p.m.

Join us for a program inspired by our Summer Reading theme: Exercise Your Mind.  Bring the family and come exercise your mind with trivia.  All ages are welcome. Registration is not required, but requested. Limit 45.

Youth-What's on Your Plate? @ Rensselaer

Thurs Jul 14, 3-4:00 p.m.

Children in grades K thru 5 are invited to join us for Make it Take it craft.  This week we will be doing "What's on Your Plate?"  Kids will be filling up a plate with pictures of healthy foods. Come by anytime between 3-4:00 p.m. 

Summer READing Finale Party @ Rensselaer

Fri Jul 15, 3 p.m.

All children and teens who participated in our summer reading program are invited to our Summer READing Finale party.  Children and teens who completed any weeks on their reading logs will be eligible to win a variety of prizes.

Author Visit - Jeff Manes

Jul 15, 1pm

Registration required. Call 219-987-2221 or Register Online.

Meet the 'plain folks' from Northwest Indiana as Jeff Manes talks about his new book "All Worth Their Salt: The People of NWI".

DeMotte Game Club

Jul 18, 6-10pm

Registration required. Call 219-987-2221 or Register Online.

Enjoy an evening with your friends and others who love playing board games!

Decorate a Indiana State Cookie

Tues Jul 19, 6 p.m.

Adults and teens are invited to join us as we decorate Indiana shaped sugar cookies.  We will be learning the basics of decorating sugar cookies.  This program is part of our year long Indiana Bicentennial programs.

Children under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.  Registration is required, limit 15. 

Library Lego

Jul 23, 9:30-11:00am

Registration required. Call 219-987-2221 or Register Online.

Bring your imaginations and your friends along and spend the morning creating shapes during Library Lego.