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Just Mercy Community Read Begins

All Day
Books/Writing, Community Event
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books/Writing, Community Event
Body:
This March, members of the "League of Women Voters: Hancock County," are placing free copies of Bryan Stevenson's book, Just Mercy, in various places around the county. Anyone may find the book, read it, and then share it with a friend or put it...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Back by popular demand: custom mask kits! Tweens and Teens (ages 9-18), come to the children's desk to claim a kit containing one white cotton face mask and, to customize your mask, two fabric markers. Registration is not required. Kits ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: New Palestine
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Back by popular demand: custom mask kits! Tweens and Teens (ages 9-18), come to the children's desk to claim a kit containing one white cotton face mask and, to customize your mask, two fabric markers. Registration is not required. Kits ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music Moments (Virtual)

10:30am - 10:45am
Storytime
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
Sing or move along with your children to help them develop music literacy skills. If you haven't already, pick up a music kit that contains a shaker egg, wrist bells, and scarf at the children's desk in Greenfield or New Palestine. On this We...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Take & Make Cat in the Hat

All Day
Arts/Crafts
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Kids, pre-K to grade 5, make your own "Cat in the Hat" to celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday. Pick up a free take & make kit at the children's desk in Greenfield while supplies last. (Please, one kit per participant.) We'll provide all materials and ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Take & Make Cat in the Hat NP

All Day
Arts/Crafts
Library Branch: New Palestine
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Kids, pre-K to grade 5, make your own "Cat in the Hat" to celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday. Pick up a free take & make kit at the children's desk in New Palestine while supplies last. (Please, one kit per participant.) We'll provide all m...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music Moments (Virtual)

10:30am - 10:45am
Storytime
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
Sing or move along with your children to help them develop music literacy skills. If you haven't already, pick up a music kit, containing a shaker egg, wrist bells, and scarf, at the children's desk in Greenfield or New Palestine. On this Wed...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Friends 2-Day Book Sale

10:00am - 6:00pm
Books/Writing, Community Event
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A & B
Age Group: Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Books/Writing, Community Event
Body:
The Friends of the Hancock Public Library will hold a 2-day, gently-used book sale. Buy books and DVDs at a fraction of their original price. Most books cost $1, children's books cost 50 cents. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Friends 2-Day Book Sale

10:00am - 5:00pm
Books/Writing, Community Event
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A & B
Age Group: Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Books/Writing, Community Event
Body:
The Friends of the Hancock Public Library will hold a 2-day, gently-used book sale. Buy books and DVDs at a fraction of their original price. Most books cost $1, children's books cost 50 cents. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Teens (ages 13-18), try doing needlework with this easy cross-stitching kit. Each free kit includes thread, a needle, cross-stitch fabric, a hoop, a planet pattern, and instructions. Kits are available at the Greenfield children's desk while ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: New Palestine
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Teens (ages 13-18), try doing needlework with this easy cross-stitching kit. Each free kit includes thread, a needle, cross-stitch fabric, a hoop, a planet pattern, and instructions. Kits are available at the Sugar Creek children's desk while...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music Moments (Virtual)

10:30am - 10:45am
Storytime
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
Sing or move along with your children to help them develop music literacy skills. If you haven't already, pick up a music kit, containing a shaker egg, wrist bells, and scarf, at the children's desk in Greenfield or New Palestine. On this Wed...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Nighty Night Bedtime Storytime (Virtual)

7:00pm - 7:15pm
Storytime, Family
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Family
Body:
It's night time, so put on your pajamas and grab your favorite stuffed animal. Then sit back for bedtime stories.  The first is Max at Night by Ed Vere. The second is A Moon of My Own by Jennifer Rustgi and illustrated by Ashle...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Kids, pre-K to 5th grade, welcome springtime by making a colorful suncatcher. Pick up a free take & make kit at the children's desk while supplies last. (Please, 1 kit per participant.)   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: New Palestine
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Body:
Kids, pre-K to 5th grade, welcome springtime by making a colorful suncatcher. Pick up a free take & make kit at the children's desk while supplies last. (Please, 1 kit per participant.) ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cooking Under Pressure (Virtual)

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Class/Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Body:
Do you have an electric programmable pressure cooker? Have you been interested in getting one, but you aren’t sure how to use it? Then join us for "Cooking Under Pressure!" You'll learn how to use an electric pressure cooker, about food safety, and h...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music Moments (Virtual)

10:30am - 10:45am
Storytime
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
Sing or move along with your children to help them develop music literacy skills. If you haven't already, pick up a music kit, containing a shaker egg, wrist bells, and scarf, at the children's desk in Greenfield or New Palestine. On this Wed...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Trivia: Pokémon

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Games
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Body:
Teens (ages 13-18), do you have what it takes to be a Pokémon Master? This month's trivia is Pokémon and will cover the animated series, video games, trading card games, and more! Join us, and try to catch 'em all--the right trivia answers, that...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: New Palestine
Age Group: Teens
Body:
Teens! This week, our free take & make kits feature the supplies to knot a macramé plant hanger and your choice of a LIVE succulent! (A cactus is pictured here, but you'll receive a less prickly plant.) Kits are available at the...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Teens
Body:
Teens! This week, our free take & make kits feature the supplies to knot a macramé plant hanger and your choice of a LIVE succulent! (A cactus is pictured here, but you'll receive a less prickly plant.) Kits are available at the...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Library Council (Virtual)

4:30pm - 5:00pm
Class/Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Class/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Body:
Calling all teens (ages 13-18)! Help make the library YOUR space. Join the Teen Library Council. TLC is a group that we consult on library matters. During this short meeting, we'll ask your opinions on programs, materials, and services. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music Moments (Virtual)

10:30am - 10:45am
Storytime
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
Sing or move along with your children to help them develop music literacy skills. If you haven't already, pick up a music kit, containing a shaker egg, wrist bells, and scarf, at the children's desk in Greenfield or New Palestine. On this Wed...

Easter

All Day
Branches:
Greenfield, New Palestine, Virtual, Bookmobile