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Upcoming Events
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Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Monday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Have you ever wanted to learn how to knit with your fingers? Join Teen Services Assistant Amanda Kingswell to learn how to finger knit and make a scarf. This may become your knew hobby. Those that are participating will need to bring their own yarn for this activity. Registration is required.
Location
Conference Room 1
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Basic Computers
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Study buddies is here to help students struggling with their homework. Students will be able to receive help from other students in attendance. For those students that are struggling with Math we now have a tutor that will be able to get you on the right path. To schedule an appointment with the tutor please contact Amanda Kingswell at 812-346-2091 Ext: 1276. Please make sure that you have 3 times that you would be available for tutoring so we can make sure that your appointment is scheduled.
Location
Conference Room 1
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Study Buddies is designed to give you the help you need with your homework. Students from elementary, middle, and high school are welcome to attend. We meet every Tuesday and Thursday that school is in session. Our sessions run from 5 pm until 7 pm. If nobody shows up by 5:30 pm we call off our session. Don't miss out on this free opportunity for tutoring.
Location
Teen Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join Miss Annie tonight for a story time all about Thanksgiving! We'll even create beautiful turkeys to help us give thanks for all the wonderful things in our own lives!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Join Miss Annie for a Thanksgiving story time. Come dressed to get messy because we'll be using paint to make hand print turkeys!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, November 28, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Friday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Monday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
We'll color on shrinky dink plastic sheets and create colorful ornaments to decorate your Christmas tree. Warming up the sheet makes it shrink! Amazing! Registration is required due to limited supplies.
Location
Conference Room 3
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Study Buddies is designed to give you the help you need with your homework. Students from elementary, middle, and high school are welcome to attend. We meet every Tuesday and Thursday that school is in session. Our sessions run from 5 pm until 7 pm. If nobody shows up by 5:30 pm we call off our session. Don't miss out on this free opportunity for tutoring.
Location
Teen Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join Miss Annie tonight to participate in the Children's Department service project. We are creating note cards for our soldiers serving overseas to use to write home to their families. You can also write a thank you note or draw a picture to be included! All ages are welcome to join us for this project.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Join Miss Annie today to start learning how to string letters together to make words. To help us, we'll be making a garland of letters and words!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Are you a huge fan of Downton Abbey and cannot wait for its return on January 5th? This discussion group is for you. Come and discuss your hopes and dislikes about the last few seasons and play catch up if you missed out. Discuss what you hope will happen in this season. Hang out with others who love Downton Abbey as much as you. Snacks and Drinks will be provided. Registration is required.
Location
Conference Room 1
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Basic Computers
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Study Buddies is designed to give you the help you need with your homework. Students from elementary, middle, and high school are welcome to attend. We meet every Tuesday and Thursday that school is in session. Our sessions run from 5 pm until 7 pm. If nobody shows up by 5:30 pm we call off our session. Don't miss out on this free opportunity for tutoring.
Location
Teen Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
We'll color on shrinky dink paper and create colorful ornaments to decorate your Christmas tree. Warming up the paper makes it shrink! Amazing! Registration is required due to limited supplies.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 05, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join Amanda and Annie today to take a 15 minute trip to Andorra. We'll learn a little bit about the country and taste a common dessert of the area--Party Crispies!
Library
Jennings County Public Library

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Date
Friday, December 05, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Friday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
We will be available all day to help you get started or work on problems. Also with gathering together your family history to give either as family tree of other project for Christmas.
Location
Genealogy
Library
Jennings County Public Library

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Date
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
It's that time of year again! Come spend some time with Amanda and Annie at the library today and we'll make some edible gingerbread houses and glitter ornaments to hang on your Christmas tree. All supplies are provided. Please register.
Location
Conference Room 1 & 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Finals is fast approaching and places to study are very hard to come by. This week at the library in the teen room we will host finals study extravaganza. Throughout the week teens are invited to come in and study. We will have de-stress stations, Wii system hooked up, and snacks. Make the Teen Room your study zone.
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Monday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
All teen authors are welcome to attend the teen writing club. The writing club is here for you to share your writing, get pointers, and give advice. This is a no judgement zone. All types of writing is welcome in this club.
Location
Teen Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Basic Internet
Location
Conference Room 1
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Finals is fast approaching and places to study are very hard to come by. This week at the library in the teen room we will host finals study extravaganza. Throughout the week teens are invited to come in and study. We will have de-stress stations, Wii system hooked up, and snacks. Make the Teen Room your study zone.
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Study Buddies is designed to give you the help you need with your homework. Students from elementary, middle, and high school are welcome to attend. We meet every Tuesday and Thursday that school is in session. Our sessions run from 5 pm until 7 pm. If nobody shows up by 5:30 pm we call off our session. Don't miss out on this free opportunity for tutoring
Location
Teen Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
All About Photography meets at the library the 2nd Tuesday of every month. All ages and skills are welcome. Learn from each other as you share your love of photography.
Location
Conference Room 3
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Join Miss Annie today to get ready for snow and winter weather! We'll be making snowball soap that all the kids will love to use during the germy season because there is a hidden surprise inside!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Finals is fast approaching and places to study are very hard to come by. This week at the library in the teen room we will host finals study extravaganza. Throughout the week teens are invited to come in and study. We will have de-stress stations, Wii system hooked up, and snacks. Make the Teen Room your study zone.
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Are you a huge fan of Downton Abbey and cannot wait for its return on January 5th? This discussion group is for you. Come and discuss your hopes and dislikes about the last few seasons and play catch up if you missed out. Discuss what you hope will happen in this season. Hang out with others who love Downton Abbey as much as you. Snacks and Drinks will be provided. Registration is required.
Location
Conference Room 1
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Finals is fast approaching and places to study are very hard to come by. This week at the library in the teen room we will host finals study extravaganza. Throughout the week teens are invited to come in and study. We will have de-stress stations, Wii system hooked up, and snacks. Make the Teen Room your study zone.
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Study Buddies is designed to give you the help you need with your homework. Students from elementary, middle, and high school are welcome to attend. We meet every Tuesday and Thursday that school is in session. Our sessions run from 5 pm until 7 pm. If nobody shows up by 5:30 pm we call off our session. Don't miss out on this free opportunity for tutoring
Location
Teen Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
It's time for a Christmas Party! We won't be discussing a book tonight, instead we'll be using books to create beautiful Christmas tree ornaments! We'll have some snacks and drinks. Please bring along the name of the best book you've read in 2014. We'll get our copies of January's book tonight, too!
Location
Conference Room 4
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 12, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Friday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 12, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Finals is fast approaching and places to study are very hard to come by. This week at the library in the teen room we will host finals study extravaganza. Throughout the week teens are invited to come in and study. We will have de-stress stations, Wii system hooked up, and snacks. Make the Teen Room your study zone.
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
S.E.I.G.A. is open to all ages, but gamers under 12 must be accompanied by a related adult. Gamer's enjoy playing board, card, hand-held, console, computer, miniature wargames and more. There is no fee to join the group.
Gamers meet the 2nd and 4th Saturday every month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location
Conference Room 3
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Join us today to see Don and Gladys Allen perform this holiday favorite. Admission is free, just register. Don't miss out on a wonderfully festive experience! "Maybe Christmas," he thought, "doesn't come from a store. Maybe Christmas, ...perhaps... means a little bit more!"
Location
Conference Room 1 & 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Finals is fast approaching and places to study are very hard to come by. This week at the library in the teen room we will host finals study extravaganza. Throughout the week teens are invited to come in and study. We will have de-stress stations, Wii system hooked up, and snacks. Make the Teen Room your study zone.
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Monday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Have you ever wondered how Christmas is celebrated in other countries? Join Amanda and Annie tonight and we'll learn about it! We'll try a special Christmas snack and make a holiday craft from another country. All supplies are provided. Please register.
Location
Conference Room 1
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
You don't have to be a senior to join us for a lively book discussion at the Senior Center at 515 Buckeye Street. This month we'll be reading "Slaughterhouse-Five" by Kurt Vonnegut. The club meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Ask for a copy of the book at the Information Desk.
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
We are restarting the Writer's Group. Debi Hurt author of many books and Pen It! Magazine, is hosting a writer's group here at the library. It's free and no registration is required. The group is open to adults and high school students. Support and learn from each other as you pursue your muse.
Location
Conference Room 3
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Join Miss Annie today as we read some holiday books and create one-of-a-kind icicle Christmas tree ornaments that will also help stimulate fine motor skills. All supplies are provided.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
All About Sewing will meet the 3rd Wednesday of every month. This is for people who are learning how to sew. Bring your own sewing machine and supplies. Projects will be decided by the group. The teachers are Beth Steiner and Marcy Clark.
Location
Conference Room 3
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
We will discuss how to put together genealogy/family history related items to give for Christmas. Especially for older relatives, a family picture tree or pages about the family
Location
Genealogy
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Can't make it to the Book Club @ the Senior Center on the 3rd Tuesday of the month? That's okay because the Bookworms will be discussing the same book tonight. This month we'll be reading "Slaughterhouse-Five" by Kurt Vonnegut. Adults and teens are welcome. Ask for a copy of the book at the Information Desk.
Location
Conference Room 4
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us tonight to put your creative skills to use as we create snowman Christmas tree ornaments and even a Christmas present that you can give to someone on your list! All supplies provided. Please register.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join Amanda and Annie today to take a 15 minute trip to Angola. We'll learn a little bit about the country and taste of of their common snacks--they don't usually eat dessert!
Library
Jennings County Public Library

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Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Friday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 22, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is a beginning crochet class that will meet every Monday. You'll need to bring your own supplies. For information contact Bette Eggleston at 346-2091, ext. 1230. Registration is preferred but not required. You may register by stopping by or calling the Information Desk at 346-2091 or online at www.jenningslib.org.
Location
Conference Room 2
Library
Jennings County Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 22, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join Miss Annie tonight for an hour of wonderful Christmas read alouds!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Jennings County Public Library

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Important Message
The summer reading program runs from June 2 to July 31. Prize winners will be drawn at the closing program on Saturday, August 2. The last day to get your unclaimed prize is Saturday, August 9.