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Stories at the Library

Learn more about our Storytime Programs & Book Clubs at the Library

Afternoon Adventure Club - After School Program

Grades K-3

Stop in at the DeMotte Library on the 4th Thursday of every month from September to April (excluding December) to enjoy snacks, books, activities, and crafts based around a theme.

Location: DeMotte

Book Buddies

Grades 3-5

Kids in grades 3-5 are invited to join us at the Rensselaer Library for our “Book Buddies” Book Club meetings, held every three months.

Location: Rensselaer

Lapsit Storytime

Age 1

Enjoy 30 minutes of reading, songs, fingerplays, and socialization with other 1 year old children and their caregivers. Each half hour long session of Lapsit Story Time consists of a variety of activities, such as music, stories, toys to play with and other fun movements.

Location: DeMotte, Wheatfield

Library Kids

Ages 3-5

Preschoolers are invited to become a “Library Kid” as we share stories, songs, crafts, finger plays and other age appropriate activities during a three week session of Story Time for ages 3-5 Registration is required.

Location: Rensselaer

Story Time

Ages 3-5

Bring your youngsters in touch with the love of reading by coming to Story Time for 3-5 Year Olds at the Wheatfield Library. Story Time is a wonderful opportunity for your youngsters to become acquainted with the library.

Each half hour long session of Story Time consists of stories, crafts, and other age appropriate activities.

Location: Wheatfield

Story Time

Ages 2-5

Library Kids and Toddlers alike are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes and crafts at the Rensselaer Library’s next Story Time.

Location: Rensselaer

Storytime at the Fair

Preschoolers who enjoy attending the Jasper County Fair are invited to take a break and hear stories and participate in other age appropriate activities during “Story Time at the Fair,” offered by the Children’s Department of the Jasper County Public Library.

Location: DeMotte, Rensselaer, Wheatfield

Third Thursday Club

Grades 1-4

Open to grades 1-4, this monthly educational program includes reading plus fun food and craft activities relating to the theme.
Registration is required and space is limited. This program meets the third Thursday of the month at 4:30 p.m.

Location: Rensselaer

Toddler Time

Ages 2-3

Reading to toddlers enhances their love of books and the magical characters that come alive for them, page after page.

Location: DeMotte, Rensselaer