Library lists November free programs for youth
The Harrison County Public Library offers a variety of programs intended to help children learn about themselves and the world around them. Registration is required for all programs; to register, call the appropriate branch. Visit the library website at www.hcpl.lib.in.us for information and virtual programs and content on the Brain Boosters web page. To view specific youth crafts, visit https://hcpl.lib.in.us/weekly-crafts/.
Corydon branch, 812-738-4110
Crafts to Go — Weekly crafts available all week.
Toddler Time — For 2 and 3 year olds and their families; Wednesdays, Nov. 3, 10 and 17, at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Join Ms. Ann as Toddler Time moves indoors. Masks required for ages 2 and older.
Mother Goose on the Square — Bring a blanket and your baby and join Ms. Savannah on Thursdays, Nov. 4 and 18, at 10:30 a.m.
Storytime in the Activity Room — For pre-kindergarten through grade 3 and their families; join Ms. Eden for storytime fun (autumn animals) Thursday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m. Masks required for ages 2 and older.
Nature Club at Doolittle Trail — For school-age children and their families. Hike with Ms. Eden on the Doolittle Trail on Wednesday, Nov. 10, at 4 p.m., and learn about the nature around us.
Palmyra Branch, 812-364-6425
Crafts to Go — Crafts available all week.
Storytime — For newborns to age 6 and their families; Fridays, Nov. 5, 12 and 19, at 10 a.m. Join Ms. Nikki or Ms. Shawnda for an indoor storytime. Masks required for ages 2 and older.
Elizabeth Branch, 812-969-2899
Take & Make Crafts — Crafts available all week.
Storytime — For newborns to age 6 and their families; Fridays at 11 a.m. Join Ms. Sara for indoor stories and a craft. Masks required for ages 2 and older. Nov. 5 — Brown Bear Glasses; Nov. 12 — Name Turkey; Nov. 19 — Turkey Mask.
Cooking Academy Take & Make — Friday, Nov. 19 — Pumpkin Pie. Pre-register for this mini pumpkin pie in a jar kit. Watch Ms. Pat’s video for instructions at https://hcpl.lib.in.us/event-directory/youth-events/youth_video_programs/.
Lanesville Branch, 812-952-3759
Monday Fun Day Crafts -— Pick up on Monday, Nov. 8, only; Advent Calendar. Registration is required.
Storytime — For newborns to age 6 and their families; Fridays, Nov. 5 and 19, at 10 a.m. Join Ms. Nancy for storytime on the porch. Masks required if the program is moved indoors.
Cooking Academy Take & Make — Saturday, Nov. 20 — Pumpkin Pie. Pre-register for this mini pumpkin pie in a jar kit. Watch Ms. Pat’s how-to video at https://hcpl.lib.in.us/event-directory/youth-events/youth_video_programs/.
All branches of the Harrison County Public Library will be closed Thursday, Nov. 11, for Veterans Day.
The library will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 24, and will be closed Nov. 25 and 26. The library will be open for normal business hours on Saturday, Nov. 27.