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Library Celebrates Teen Read Week

Teen Read Week 2014 is October 12-18, and the Jasper County Public Library is celebrating this national event with drawings for prizes and special programs, designed just for teens.

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Exploring the Library Website

Tues Oct 21

Session 2 of Computer Boot Camp will explore the library website. Learn how to renew and put books on hold from home, register for events online and explore online resources the library offers including Consumer Reports Online and more.

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Author Visit - Rosemary Gard

Oct 20, 6:30pm

Join us as Rosemary Gard takes us on a journey through her Destiny Trilogy, bringing the characters of this family saga to life.

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

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Halloween After School Program

Oct 30, 4-5pm

for kids in grades k-5

Registration required. Call 219-956-3774 or Register Online.

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Halloween Party & Story Time

Thurs Oct 30, 6 p.m.

Children ages Pre-K thru 3rd grade are invited to join us. We are having a special Halloween Party & Story Time.  Come dressed in your costume (optional) and join us for stories, crafts and fun. Registration required, limit 20.  Call 866-5881 with any questions.

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Prize Drawing for Books

Oct 31, (October 1 -31)

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Friends of the DeMotte Library host author visit in October

Author Rosemary Gard

The Destiny Trilogy opens on the lovely Croatian countryside in the late 1800’s, where an infant, near death, miraculously survives. So begins Katya’s journey in “Destiny’s Dowry,” continuing in “Destiny Denied” and concluding in “Destiny’s Dance,” all written by Rosemary Gard.

Oct. 6 Last day to register to vote

Edward Cullen (of Twilight) supports voting.

Monday October 6 is the last day to register to vote in Indiana for the fall election on Tuesday, Nov. 4. For more information about how to register, or to check that you are registered, visit the state's Election Di

Great, New Fiction: That's What's On The Menu @ Your Local Branch of JCPL!

Book on a Plate

Menu: A list of dishes available in a restaurant or any list of items or activities to choose from.

Take Time Out for Reading this Friday

Two DeMotte patrons with red clown noses - part of put your nose in a book.

Celebrate the joy of the written word as we all “Take Time Out for Reading” on Friday, October 3 from 10-10:15 am, when the staff at the Jasper County Public Library will take fifteen minutes to put their nose in a book to observe this honorary tradition.

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