Huntingburg Library plans Jan. events

HUNTINGBURG —The Huntingburg Public Library has scheduled several January events. For information or registration, call the library at 812-683-2052. The website is Library hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The library will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1.

Story hour for ages 3 to 5 begins Monday, Jan. 13 and will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. Mondays and 1 to 2 p.m. Thursdays. Registration is required.

Moms and those age 3 and younger are invited to Stay and Play at 10:30 a.m. Fridays. Registration is required.

Books in the Free Little Library are updated every first Tuesday of the month. Books are available at Stork Place,The Lofts and Oakridge Apartments.

The Adult Book Club will meet at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15.

The Bright Ideas home-school group meets at 1:30 p.m. the second Friday of each month. Children will participate in a project while adults can share home schooling ideas.

Story Book Yoga will be offered for ages 4 to 11 at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, while children in kindergarten through grade five can attend Lego Club from 11 a.m. to noon.

The Hoosier Hills Rug Hooking Guild will meet at the library from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11. New members are welcome.

Edible Art will be offered for ages 4 and older at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14. Participants will create and then eat a masterpiece. Registration is required.

Gardening 1,2,3 will be offered at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16. Ken Eck of Dubois County’s Purdue Extension will give advice on how to get the most from a home garden.

Family Bingo will be played at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21.

The Origami Café will be open for ages 11 and older at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23. Participants will learn the art of paper folding while enjoying an after school snack.

A winter canvas painting class will be offered to those age 16 and older from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 25. Registration is required. 

Bad Art will be offered to ages 11 and older at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28. Be an artist; no judgements allowed.

Have you read:

“Finding Chika,” written by Mitch Albom, author of “Tuesdays with Morrie, involves a little girl, an earthquake and the making of a family and was The nonfiction book paints a portrait of a family, regardless of how it is made. The book is available in regular or large print and on Overdrive.

“Ali Cross” by James Patterson is the story ofAlex Cross’ son, Ali, who is eager to follow in his father’s footsteps as a detective. But when his best friend goes missing, what can he do?” This juvenile fiction is the first in the series.

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