Upcoming Events

April 6, 2015

Homeschool Hub: Poetry Scavenger Hunt

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 6, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 6, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Franklin Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
401 State. Street, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

Read Aloud Club: Stories of Jan Brett

Listen to the creative stories of Jan Brett. Try reading a few pages aloud or just sit back and enjoy the mischief the characters get into!

 

Grades k-6

Start: April 6, 2015 4:30 pm
End: April 6, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: Franklin Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
401 State. Street, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

Passport Club: Peru

Join us as we learn about countries around the world! Each month, we’ll explore a new country through books, activities, videos and more. Let’s check out Peru this month!

 

Grades: k-5

Start: April 6, 2015 4:30 pm
End: April 6, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: White River Branch - Johnson County Library
Address:
1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, IN, 46142, United States

Fairy Tales by the Spoonfull

We’ll dish out some fun with some of our favorite fairy
tales.
Start: April 6, 2015 4:30 pm
End: April 6, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: Greenwood Public Library
Address:
310 S. Meridian St., Greenwood, IN, 46143, United States

Medora Basketball film

Let’s celebrate the NCAA finals in Indy by watching the documentary film Medora.  The film follows the 2011 Medora basketball team and their fight to end their school’s losing streak.  Viewers are taken into the lives of these boys and the small town that is Medora, IN.   The films run about 80 minutes so you will be home in time to watch the big game on TV.

 

medora-film

Start: April 6, 2015 6:00 pm
End: April 6, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Paper Marbling

Learn how to create a beautiful stationary by using the technique of paper marbling. All supplies will be provided.

Teens-Adults.

Start: April 6, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 6, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Franklin Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
401 State. Street, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

ADHD/ADD Support Group for Parents

Monthly meetings to help parents with the struggles/challenges of raising energetic and out of sync children.  Topics will be discussed and new methods will be learned.   Organized by Karen Perry Scott, retired educator and mother of an ADHD son.  .

Start: April 6, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 6, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

April 7, 2015

Storytimes To Go

Enjoy 30 minutes of stories and songs with your little ones.

1-3 years and caregivers.

Start: April 7, 2015 10:30 am
End: April 7, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Trafalgar Branch- Johnson County Public Library
Address:
424 Tower Street, Trafalgar, IN, 46181, United States

Preschool Storytimes

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

Start: April 7, 2015 10:30 am
End: April 7, 2015 1:30 pm
Venue: Franklin Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
401 State. Street, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

Preschool Storytimes

Grab your preschooler and join us for a fun filled, educational 45 minutes that will entertain your little one while exposing the, to important pre-literacy skills. Each program is built around a kid-tested theme that is jam-packed with stories, rhymes, songs, activities, short movies and crafts. Be sure to stock up on books, music and early learning kits to continue the fun at home.

Start: April 7, 2015 11:00 am
End: April 7, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: Clark Pleasant Branch - Johnson County Public Library
Address:
530 Tracy Road., New Whiteland, IN, 46184, United States
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