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September is National Library Card Sign Up Month, and in honor of this special occasion, all three branches of the Jasper County Public Library will be celebrating throughout the month by offering prizes to new and existing card holders.



 

All locations of the Jasper County Public Library will be closed Friday, Sept. 11 so staff may attend a service workshop. The libraries will resume normal hours Saturday.



 

All locations of the Jasper County Public Library will be closed Monday Sept. 7 for Labor Day. We wish all of you a safe and happy holiday. See our holiday policy for all holiday closures.



 

All Locations
Friday Sep 11

The Jasper County Public Libraries in Rensselaer, DeMotte, and Wheatfield will be closed on Friday, September 11 so that staff may attend a workshop.

For further information, please contact the Rensselaer Library, 866-5881, the DeMotte Library, 987-2221 or the Wheatfield Library, 956-3774.



 

Rensselaer
Tues Sep 29, 5-6:30 p.m.

All ages are welcome to join us for Create with Legos.  Come and see what you can create with legos and have fun connecting with other kids.  Registration requested, but not required.



 

Rensselaer
Sep 14, 10 a.m. (Mondays, 14 & 21, 10 a.m.)

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Sep 17, 6 p.m.

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Sep 21, 10 a.m. (Mondays, 14 & 21, 10 a.m.)

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Sep 10, 6 p.m.

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Sep 17, 4-5 p.m.

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Tues Sep 8, 4-5:00 p.m.

Calling all 3rd thru 5th grade kids. Come enjoy some old camp fire stories and camping crafts  Learn about camp fire safety and enjoy a S’more. Registration required, limit 8.

Call 219-866-5881 to register or register online.  Contact Janice Wilma or Nancy Phillips.



 

Rensselaer
Sep 3, 6 p.m.

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.



 

Rensselaer
Tues Sep 15, 4-5 p.m.

Teens in grades 6 thru 12 are welcome to join us for Chat n Chew.  We will create healthy and fun after school snacks Using the book Allergy Proof Recipes for Kids.  Registration required, limit 8.  Contact: Janice Wilma or Nancy Phillips.



 

Rensselaer
Thurs Sep 24, 4-5:30 p.m.

Open to ages 6th gr and up.  We will be offering an open play of the card game Magic the Gathering. You may practice your standard deck or any other format.

Bring a friend and come meet new people who like to play too.  Registration requested, call 866-5881.  Contact Janice Wilma with any questions.



 

All Locations
Mon, Sep 7

All three branches of the Jasper County Public Library, located in Rensselaer, DeMotte, and Wheatfield will be closed on Monday, September 7 in observance of Labor Day. All three libraries will resume normal business hours on Tuesday.
      
 



 

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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
Clerk/Treasurer - Frieda Bretzinger

City Council

1st Ward - William A. Hollerman
2nd Ward - Russell Overton
3rd Ward - George T. Cover (Council President)
4th Ward - Ernest J. Watson Jr.

At-Large - Scott Barton

Filed as: Rensselaer City Government, City and Town (Municipal) Government, Government
Last Posted: 4/9/13

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