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Summer Learning 2019

It’s time for Summer Learning at the library!  This year’s theme is A Universe of Stories, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.

Summer Learning is open to kids, teens, and adults.  Read books, take part in fun activities, and win prizes!

Check out our calendar to learn about all the fun space-themed events we have coming up.  Come in to sign up anytime during the run of the program.

We look forward to exploring space with you this summer!

 

Choose Privacy Week 2019

Choose Privacy Week, May 1-7, is an annual event that promotes the importance of individual privacy rights.

We’ll be giving away webcam covers throughout the week.  Stop in and pick one up!

Then on Thursday, May 9th at 5:00, join Bill Morris from the First Federal Bank for Privacy in Banking to learn how to protect your personal and financial information.

Learn more about Choose Privacy Week at https://chooseprivacyeveryday.org.

Preservation Week 2019

Memories and treasures should last a lifetime and be passed on to future generations.

During Preservation Week, the library will have two programs focusing on efforts you can take to preserve your precious items.

First, on Friday, April 26th at 5:00, take part in our Preservation Conversation as we talk about preserving family records.

Then come hear a Local History professional from the Indiana Historical Society talk about Preserving Family Treasures on Monday, April 29th at 5:00.

National Library Week 2019

April 7-13 is National Library Week, an annual celebration highlighting the valuable role libraries, librarians and library workers play in transforming lives and communities.

Libraries are at the heart of their cities and towns. They have public spaces where people of all backgrounds can come together and connect.

Library programs encourage community members to meet to discuss civic issues, work together using new technologies like robots or learn alongside one another in computer classes.

Enrollment Begins for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Enrollment for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, the popular book gifting program, has begun in Pulaski County!

Register your child at www.imaginationlibrary.com.

Every month, the Imagination Library mails high-quality, age-appropriate books to children under the age of five, at no cost to the child’s family.

Arrow Head RC&D recently partnered with the Pulaski County Public Library to launch the program in our area to promote early childhood literacy throughout the county.

Closed Hours Due to Cold

Due to the frigid temperatures and dangerous wind chills, the library will close at 3:00 on Tuesday, January 29; remain closed all day Wednesday, January 30; and reopen at noon on Thursday, January 31.

No fines will be charged on any materials during these days.

If you find yourself without heat in the next few days, local warming centers are available.  See here for more info: https://wkvi.com/2019/01/warming-center-plans-in-place-in-pulaski-county-town-of-culver/

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Is Coming to Pulaski County

Arrowhead RC&D and the Pulaski County Public Library have joined forces to bring Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to the children of Pulaski County.

Each month, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library mails a high quality, age appropriate book to all registered children, addressed to them, at no cost to the child’s family.

Children are eligible to receive Imagination Library’s free books from birth until age five. The only requirement is that the children reside in Pulaski County.

Check Out a New Museum Pass

Check out a pass to the History Museum, the Studebaker National Museum, and the Oliver Mansion, free with your library card!

The pass provides free admission for up to six people to each of these museums.  All the museums are located in South Bend, Indiana.

Santa Visits the Library

Santa Claus is coming to town!

Yes, Jolly Old St. Nick will be making a bunch of stops here throughout the month of December.  See him at the library on:

• Tuesdays (Dec. 4, 11, & 18), 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

• Saturdays (Dec. 1, 8, 15, & 22), 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Santa will also visit the West Side Center in Medaryville on Thursday, December 20th, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

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