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Stories at the Library

Learn more about our Storytime Programs & Book Clubs at the Library

Afternoon Adventure Club - After School Program

Grades K-5

Stop in at the DeMotte Library on the 4th Thursday of every month from September to April to enjoy snacks, books, activities, and crafts based around a theme.

Location: DeMotte

Book Buddies

Grades 3-5

Kids in grades 3-5 are invited to join us at the Rensselaer Library for our “Book Buddies” Book Club meetings, held every three months.

Location: Rensselaer

Homeschool Happenings

Ages 5-15

Home-schooled students in the area are invited for a variety of learning activites, games and stories. Learn something new and interesting in a fun way. This NEW program will be held the third Tuesday of each month from 10-11 am.

Location: DeMotte

Lapsit Storytime

Age birth-2

Enjoy 30-40 minutes of reading, songs, fingerplays, and socialization with other yong children and their caregivers. Each session of Lapsit Story Time consists of a variety of activities, such as music, stories, toys to play with and other fun movements.

Location: DeMotte, Wheatfield

National Library Card Sign-up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month - a time when the American Library Association and libraries across the country remind parents that a library card is the most important school supply of all.

Location: DeMotte, Rensselaer, Wheatfield

Story Time

Ages 3-5

Bring your youngsters in touch with the love of reading by coming to Story Time for 3-5 Year Olds at the Wheatfield Library. Story Time is a wonderful opportunity for your youngsters to become acquainted with the library.

Each half hour long session of Story Time consists of stories, crafts, and other age appropriate activities.

Location: Wheatfield

Story Time

Ages 2-5

Library Kids and Toddlers alike are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes and crafts at the Rensselaer Library’s next Story Time.

This program, open to children ages 2-5, meets Mondays at 10 a.m. or Thursday at 6 p.m. every week except the last Monday and Thursday of the month. Registration is required, and seating is limited.

Location: Rensselaer

Storytime at the Fair

Parents, cool off with stories and songs for your little ones when you come to the Jasper County Fair this July by stopping in the Community Building for “Story Time at the Fair,” provided by the Children’s Department of the Jasper County Public Library.

Location: DeMotte, Rensselaer, Wheatfield

Third Thursday Club

Grades 1-4

Open to grades 1-4, this monthly educational program includes reading plus fun food and craft activities relating to the theme.
Registration is required and space is limited. This program meets the third Thursday of the month at 4:30 p.m.

Location: Rensselaer

Toddler Time

Ages 2-3

Reading to toddlers enhances their love of books and the magical characters that come alive for them, page after page.

Location: DeMotte, Rensselaer