Children


Summer Pre-school Programs

Programs run June 5 – June 30. Registration is required.
Register for these programs on the Calendar or by calling the library.

bookbabies2Book Babies

Come and play with other babies, sing songs, and read books. Book Babies is for babies 0 – 16 months.

Sellersburg – Tuesdays from 11:00-11:30 am


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Tot-time is for children 17 – 35 months. During Tot-Time kids will read books, sing songs, and make a craft

Charlestown – Mondays from 10:00-10:30 am
Sellersburg – Thursdays from 10:00-10:30 am


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

New Washington – Mondays from 1-2 pm
Henryville – Tuesdays from 1-2 pm
Charlestown – Wednesdays from 10-11 am
Sellersburg – Thursdays from 11-12 pm
Borden – Fridays from 10-11 am


buildingK-5th Grade Art Programs
Build A Better World With Art

K-5th graders can come to 4 weeks of art programs.
Week 1: building your own toys with magnets
Week 2: building paper rockets
Week 3: learning about buildings and earthquakes
Week 4: learning about rivers and dams

Registration is required. Register for the grade you completed this year. You just need to register for 1 program to be signed up for all 4 weeks. Register on the Calendar or by calling the library.

All programs are 1:00-1:45 pm
Borden – Mondays, June 5, 12, 19, 26
Sellersburg – Tuesdays, June 6, 12, 20, 27
Charlestown – Wednesdays, June 7, 13, 21, 28
Henryville – Thursdays, June 8, 14, 22, 29
New Washington – Fridays, June 9, 15, 23, 30

Summer art programs are made possible by a grant from the Indiana Arts Commission.

blocksBuilding Block Party with Purdue Extension

Families with children ages 18 months to 8 years old are welcome to come build with all kinds of blocks at the library’s block party. No registration is required.

Charlestown Library – June 13 at 1-2 pm
New Washington Library – June 20 at 1-2 pm
Henryville Library – June 21 at 1-2 pm
Borden Library – June 22 at 1- 2 pm


Building a Better WorldBuilding a Better World – Explore the World of Architecture, Construction and Building

On July 10, Magician/Architect, Perry Warren, will have kids and their parents laughing and learning as we explore the world of Architecture, Construction and Building. “Building a Better World” will entertain, motivate and educate even the most reluctant of readers.

Charlestown Library – July 10 at 1:00-1:45 pm

Registration is required. Register on the Calendar or by calling the library.


keysmallThe Library Escape Room

Families are welcome to use their code-breaking skills to stop an alien invasion by unlocking the secret of the aliens’ weakness. Can your family figure out the clues before time runs out?

Charlestown Library – July 12
Borden Library – July 13
New Washington Library – July 17
Sellersburg Library – July 19
Henryville Library – July 24

Registration is required. Families register as a group for a 25 minute session on the Calendar or by calling the library. Only one family can register for each session.

The sessions times are as follows:
Session 1 – 11-11:25 am
Session 2 – 11:30-11:55 am
Session 3 – 12-12:25 pm
Session 4 – 12:30-12:55 pm
Session 5 – 1:00-1:25 pm
Session 6 – 1:30-1:55 pm