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Photo of a girl making a triumphant fist at a county fair.

Special Days in July

Summer Reading continues this month with movies and crafts and programs for all ages. The fair happens July 12-18, and for many Jasper County kids and teens, the fair will be their home away from home for that week. Don't forget to stock up on movies and books at your library to relax in the evenings.

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Family Movies

Family-friendly movies open to all ages the second Monday of every month at the DeMotte Library. Snacks provided.

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Explore Fun

Explore the internet with these fun links for games involving the topics and characters from your favorite books.

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Best books for young readers

Check out award winning books, the latest books for kids at JCPL, accelerated reading information and more.

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Kids Zone

Things to do at the library

DeMotte
Aug 2, 2:00pm

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

This animated, rated G film, stars Jesse Eisenberg and Jamie Foxx.  Free and open to children of all ages and their families.

Rensselaer
Wed Aug 6, 10 a.m.

Children ages 5 and up are welcome to join us for stories and activities related to China.  Lydia Chen from China will be joining us for this special story time.  Registration required, limit 12.

DeMotte
Aug 9, (August 9-16)

The end-of-summer extravaganza includes a great selection of new and gently used items that will be value priced.

DeMotte
Aug 11, (August 9-16)

The end-of-summer extravaganza includes a great selection of new and gently used items that will be value priced.