Library lists June youth programs
Harrison County Public Library offers a variety of programs intended to help children learn about themselves and the world around them. Visit the library’s website, www.hcpl.lib.in.us, for information, virtual content and resources. To view specific youth crafts, visit https://hcpl.lib.in.us/weekly-crafts/.
Youth videos for cooking, stories, puppet time and nature activities are available on the Brain Boosters page.
Corydon branch, 812-738-4110
Indian Creek Trail Event — Saturday, June 4, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Visit Ms. Eden, read the Adventure Walk book and go on a Scavenger Hunt. There will be door prizes.
Mother Goose — Wednesdays, June 8, 15, 22 and 29, at 10:30 a.m., for newborns to 2 year olds. Join Ms. Savannah for stories and movement.
Toddler Time — Thursdays, June 9, 16, 23 and 30, at 10 and 11 a.m., for ages 2 and 3 and their families. Join Ms. Ann for stories and fun.
Lego Play — Friday, June 10, from 2 to 4 p.m., drop in for parent-monitored Lego fun.
Move & Groove Storytime — Tuesday, June 14, at 10:30 a.m. and Thursday, June 16, at 6 p.m., designed for pre-kindergarten and up and their families. Join Ms. Eden for fun. June’s theme will be Pirates.
Nature Club — Thursday, June 9, at 2 p.m., for ages 4 and older. Class size is limited, and registration is required. View and learn about plankton using microscopes with Ms. Eden. Adults are encouraged to assist their 4 and 5 year olds.
Crafternoon — Friday, June 17, from 2 to 4 p.m. June’s drop-in program will be slime making.
Silly Safaris — Monday, June 20, at 10 a.m. at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harrison-Crawford’s Corydon location for all ages. Daisy Doodle of Silly Safaris will bring a live animal show; theme will be Walk Along the Beach.
Family Fun — Tuesday, June 21, from 6 to 7 p.m. Register or drop in for a sidewalk obstacle course. Adults stay and play.
Under the Sea Black Light Dance Party — Friday, June 24, at 2 p.m. for all ages. Space is limited, and registration is required.
Food Fun — Tuesday, June 28, at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m., for ages 4 and older. June’s theme is Jello Beach; make an edible beach in a cup. Class size is limited, and registration is required.
Teen Volunteers — Tuesdays, June 7, 14 and 28, from 6 to 7 p.m. and Tuesday, June 21, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Contact the library for details.
Elizabeth branch, 812-969-2899
Elizabeth Storytime — Fridays at 11 a.m., for newborns to 6 year olds and their families. Join Ms. Sara for a story and a craft. June 3 — Yellow Submarine; June 10 — Shark; June 17 — Jellyfish; and June 24 — Whale.
Elizabeth Cooking Academy Take & Make — Friday, June 24; Sand Dollar Cookie. Limited participants, and registration required. Call to register.
Elizabeth After Hours Movie Night — Saturday, June 4, 8:30 p.m. for showing of “Luca.”
Elizabeth Monday Night Movies — A movie and a craft is offered at 6 p.m.: June 6 — “Shark Tales”; June 13 — “Finding Dory”; June 20 — “Raya”; and June 27 — “Atlantis.”
Lanesville branch, 812-952-3759
Monday Fun Day Take & Make Crafts — Quantities are limited, and pre-registration is required. Pick up is on day of craft. June 6 — Pinwheels, and June 27 — Marshmallow Shooter.
Lanesville Storytime — Fridays, June 3 and 24, at 10 a.m., for newborns to age 6 and their families. Join Ms. Nancy for fun stories.
Lanesville Cooking Academy Take & Make — Saturday, June 18; Sand Dollar Cookie. Limited participants, and registration required. Call to register.
Palmyra branch, 812-364-6425
Palmyra Storytime — Fridays, June 3, 10, 17 and 24, at 10 a.m., for newborns to age 6 and their families. Join Ms. Nikki or Ms. Shawnda for movement, stories, puppets and fun.
2022 Oceans of Possibilities Summer Reading Challenge — May 23 to July 31 for all ages. Everyone can join the summer challenge for prizes and drawings.
2022 Cultural Pass — June 1 to Sept. 4 for newborns to age 21. Harrison County youth receive a free entry to fun, entertaining and educational places in Louisville and Southern Indiana.