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April 9, 2015

Preschool Storytimes

Have fun, be creative! Encourage a love of reading. Crafts, songs and fingerplays too!

Start: April 9, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 9, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Trafalgar Branch- Johnson County Public Library
Address:
424 Tower Street, Trafalgar, IN, 46181, United States

Terrific Twos

Join us for our entertaining early-literacy storytimes. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and more! Stick around for a short playtime.

 

Two year olds and caregivers.

Start: April 9, 2015 10:30 am
End: April 9, 2015 11:30 pm
Venue: Franklin Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
401 State. Street, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

Terrific Twos

Thursdays are all about toddlers, so grab your two year old and join in the fun. Each week, we will have stories, rhymes and activities that are sure to keep your little one learning and having fun. There will be plenty of time to interact with other children, practice pre-reading readiness skills, play and create a simple craft related to the stories. After the program, be sure to check out books, music, and early learning kits to enjoy at home.

Start: April 9, 2015 11:00 am
End: April 9, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Clark Pleasant Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
530 Tracy Road., New Whiteland, IN, 46184, United States

April 10, 2015

Move and Groove

Let your wiggly ones get their wiggles out at our monthly music and movement storytime! We’ll move, sing and hear stories.

 

Ages 3-5.

Start: April 10, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 10, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Trafalgar Branch- Johnson County Public Library
Address:
424 Tower Street, Trafalgar, IN, 46181, United States

Hop and Bop

Let’s dance! We’ll explore different kinds of music as we experiment with movement and rhythm in this fun and lively program for preschoolers.

Ages 1-5.

Start: April 10, 2015 10:30 am
End: April 10, 2015 11:30 am
Venue: Franklin Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
401 State. Street, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

Get Your Game On Fundraiser

Win 30-second games of skill! Kids K-6 are eligible for cash prizes. Food available. $5 ticket for 5 games.  Proceeds to Bartholomew County Library Associates to help fund library programs/projects.

Start: April 10, 2015 5:30 pm
End: April 10, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Foundation For Youth
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: $5 for 5 games

April 11, 2015

Thrive Alliance / JCB 5K

Sing Me Up!

On April 11, 2015, Thrive Alliance will be hosting the second annual Thrive Alliance / JCB 5K fundraiser to support essential services in our five county area.  The Thrive Alliance / JCB 5K is a certified race and participants will be running for an important cause on a mapped course in Columbus, Indiana.  After the race, families can play games and do activities at the post race family fun event.
All proceeds will be used to support emergency or high priority services for our clients.

 

2015 5K Logo

 

Start: April 11, 2015 8:00 am
End: April 11, 2015 10:00 am
Venue: United Way
Phone: 812-372-6918
Address:
1531 13th Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Block Party Saturday

 Join us for 90 minutes of Lego building fun in this hands-on family program.

Start: April 11, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 11, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Greenwood Public Library
Address:
310 S. Meridian St., Greenwood, IN, 46143, United States

April 13, 2015

Homeschool Hub: Free Play

Join us at the Franklin Branch for a series of programs just for homeschool families! Get to know other homeschool families, learn about your library and have a great time! After the program, the room will be available for socialization time. The librarian will lead activities on the first and third Monday of the month. Space will be available on the alternate Mondays for socialization time and parent-led activities.

 

Homeschool families.

Start: April 13, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 13, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Franklin Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
401 State. Street, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

Rumpelstilskin

an you guess my name? Find out what happens when you make a bargain with a fairy. Children will enjoy this delightful fairy tale and make a Rumpelstilskin puppet.

Grades k-5.

Start: April 13, 2015 4:30 pm
End: April 13, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: Trafalgar Branch- Johnson County Public Library
Address:
424 Tower Street, Trafalgar, IN, 46181, United States
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