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All three branches of the Jasper County Public Library, located in Rensselaer, DeMotte and Wheatfield, will be closed on Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.



 

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Volunteering at your library for summer reading is rewarding and offers the chance to acquire valuable work experience, as well as a fun way to spend time with children.



 

Rensselaer
Jun 18,

Registration required, begins May 23. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Jun 25,

Registration required, begins May 23. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Jul 2,

Registration required, begins May 23. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Mon May 23 - Sat Jul 9

On Your Mark, Get Set, READ and join summer READing. Summer READing is June 6  thru July 15. 



 

Rensselaer
Jun 4,

Registration required, begins May 23. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Jun 11,

Registration required, begins May 23. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Mon May 23 - Sat Jul 9

On Your Mark, Get Set, READ and join summer READing. Summer READing is June 6  thru July 15. 



 

Rensselaer
Jul 2,

Registration required, begins May 23. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Thurs Jun 30, 3-4:00 p.m.

Children in grades K thru 5 are invited to join us for Make it Take it craft.  This week we will be playing Creative Relay Races.  Bring a friend and join us for some fun and games.  Come by anytime between 3-4:00 p.m. 

We will have crafts every Thursday during summer reading thru July 14. 



 

Rensselaer
Thurs Jul 7, 3-4:00 p.m.

Children in grades K thru 5 are invited to join us for Make it Take it craft.  This week we will be making a Olympic crafts .  Come by anytime between 3-4:00 p.m. 

We will have crafts every Thursday during summer reading thru July 14. 



 

Rensselaer
Thurs Jul 14, 3-4:00 p.m.

Children in grades K thru 5 are invited to join us for Make it Take it craft.  This week we will be doing "What's on Your Plate?"  Kids will be filling up a plate with pictures of healthy foods. Come by anytime between 3-4:00 p.m. 



 

Rensselaer
Jun 25,

Registration required, begins May 23. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

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911

Filed as: Important Numbers, Police and Fire
Last Posted: 4/9/13

4-H / Youth Development

(219) 866-4741
Filed as: Family Recreation
Last Posted: 8/19/15

Alcoholics Anonymous / Narcotics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous

at Hammond -- 219-844-6695

Local Meetings:

DeMotte Library -- Thursdays at 8pm

First Presbyterian Church -- Wednesdays at 7pm

220 N Cullen St. Rensselaer / (219) 866-7005

AL-ANON -- 1(888) 425-2666

Narcotics Anonymous

Local Meetings:

DeMotte Library -- Thursdays at 8pm

First Presbyterian Church -- Wednesdays at 7pm

 

 

 

Filed as: Other Social Services, Social Services
Last Posted: 2/14/15

Alphabet Soup Early Learning

(219) 863-4327
Filed as: Preschool, Rensselaer Area Schools, School and Education
Last Posted: 4/9/13

American Legion - Rensselaer

(219) 866-7003
Filed as: Community Organizations, Veterans and Military
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Animal Control Shelter

(219) 866-5756

County shelter

Filed as: County Government, Other Social Services, Government, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Arrowhead Transit

Rensselaer  (219) 866-8071

Wheatfield (219) 956-2600

DeMotte (219) 987-7909

By-appointment public transportation service for Jasper, Pulaski and Starke counties. ADA compliant service. (Mini-van bus service).

Filed as: Important Numbers, Public Transportation, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/10/13

Birthright of Rensselaer

219-866-4555

For women of all ages distressed by an unplanned pregnancy.

Filed as: Pregnancy Assistance, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Boy Scouts / Sagamore Council

1-800-844-0537
Filed as: Family Recreation
Last Posted: 4/9/13

CDC - Comprehensive Developmental Centers

219-866-3282

Not-for-profit advocacy agency for children and adults with physical and mental disability.

Filed as: Other Social Services, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Chamber of Commerce - Rensselaer / Remington Area

(219) 866-8223

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 12-4pm

Filed as: Business, Community Organizations
Last Posted: 4/9/13

City of Rensselaer

(219) 866-5212

Rensselaer City Government

Mayor - Stephen A. Wood (D)
Clerk/Treasurer - Frieda Bretzinger (R)

City Council

1st Ward - William A. Hollerman (R)
2nd Ward - Rick Odle (R)
3rd Ward - George T. Cover (R)
4th Ward - Ernest Watson, Jr. (D)

At-Large - Scott Barton (R)

Filed as: Rensselaer City Government, City and Town (Municipal) Government, Government
Last Posted: 1/12/16

Cooperative School Services

(219) 866-8540

Cooperative School Services is the lead agency for children with disabilities from age three to five years, in accordance with IDEIA, Part Band Article #7. Cooperative School Services includes North Newton, South Newton, Kankakee Valley, Rensselaer Central and Tri-County.

Filed as: DeMotte and Wheatfield Area Schools, Rensselaer Area Schools, School and Education
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Crisis Center

1-800-933-0374

North Central Indiana Rural Crisis Center - Domestic violence shelter and related programs

Filed as: Other Social Services, Social Services
Last Posted: 6/14/15