Program Information

To register for programs or to find out more information, give us a call at 838-3286.

November 16 at 6:00 p.m. – Under the Covers: A Romance Book Club – Join us every third Wednesday for fun conversation about your favorite Romance books! This month our conversation will be about “Love and Other Words” by Christina Lauren. Look for us in the Ohio Room.

November 22 at 10:00 a.m. – Christmas Crafts for Adults – Join us as we make a cute Christmas sheet music ornament and a candle holder, also using Christmas sheet music.  If you have a favorite carol or song, let us know and we will try to find sheet music for it. Registration begins October 31. We will be in the Wabash Meeting Room.

November 22 at 6:00 p.m. – Family Storytime – It is going to be Thanksgiving themed. Books, BINGO, a craft, a snack and a short video will be included. No registration needed. We will be in the Kid’s Corner Room.

November 22 at 6:00 p.m. – APL’s Adult Trivia Tuesday! – Tease your brain, eat snacks & win prizes!  Be a team of 1 or up to 4 adults.  Doors open at 5:30 pm and the game starts at 6:00 p.m.  Your team only needs to register once! Registration begins October 10.

November 24 and 25 – Thanksgiving – The library will be closed both days.

November 28, 29 and 30 and December 1 – Fall 2022 County Art Show – Featuring the art of local residents of all ages. Open During Regular Library Hours. In The Library Meeting Rooms.

November 30 at 4:00 p.m. for grades 6 to 8 and 6:00 p.m. for grades 9 to 12 – Dungeons & Dragons – Join us for a short campaign! Bring dice and character sheets if you have them, some will be provided if you don’t. Due to increasing group size, we will be splitting into two sessions based on grade level. In Study Room C. Registration is required.

December 1 – Fall 2022 County Art Show – Featuring the art of local residents of all ages. Open during regular library hours. In the Library Meeting Rooms. Artists may begin picking up their work after 4:00 p.m.

December 1 – No Contact Book Sale – The book sale is in our foyer.

December 1 and 2 – Customer Appreciation Week – We’ll be serving hot cocoa and cookie trays in the Current during the week, as well as providing giveaways with checkouts.

December 1 at 10:00 a.m. – Adult Drawing and Watercolor Workshop – We will be reviewing the Fall 2022 County Art Show.

December 1 at 3:30 p.m. – Laughs and Crafts – There will be jokes, activities, stories, and a craft.  Registration for students going into kindergarten to fifth grade will be required and begins October 3. If the registration is full, please join the waiting list.

December 2 at 10:00 a.m. – Coffee & (Bingo) Cards – Join us for BINGO!  Winners will receive fun prizes. This program is free.

December 5, 12 and 19 at 3:30 p.m. – Teen Cuisine – Tiffany Haug of Purdue Extension will be here to teach teens about nutrition and cooking. For high school students (ages 14-18). Designed to equip teens with necessary life skills and the knowledge to make healthier choices, Teen Cuisine also features exciting hands-on cooking classes and pulse-rising exercise sessions. Registration is open.

December 6 at 10:00 a.m. – Christmas Crafts for Adults – RESCHEDULED from November 6. Join us to make a Grinch ornament out of a paintbrush! Registration begins October 18. We will be in the Wabash Meeting Room.

December 6 at 3:30 p.m. – Teen Advisory Board (TAB) – The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group for teens to give us your input and help come up with cool programs and events at the library! This month we’ll have craft supplies available to make some fun DIY gifts for the holiday season. Come make something for yourself or for someone on your list!

December 6 at 5:30 p.m. – Christmas Movie Night – Come watch “The Polar Express” and get in the holiday spirit! We will serve cookies and hot chocolate before the movie! Come dressed in your Christmas pj’s and bring a pillow and blanket if you want! No registration required. This is a family event.

December 7 at 6:00 p.m. – Wander the World – Wander the World, an armchair travel and culture series hosted by Marissa and Joan. This month we “visit” Denmark. Come on in and have fun and learn something about this fascinating country.

December 8 and 15 at 10:00 a.m. – Adult Drawing and Watercolor Workshop – This free series is for anyone wishing to learn or perfect skills in drawing or watercolor. If you have questions or would like to take part call 812-838-3286. Must provide your own art supplies for this program. Our next series of workshops will begin on January 12, 2023.

December 9 at 5:00 p.m. – Silly Safari Reindeer – See Amazon John from Silly Safaris as Jingle John the Elf along with a LIVE reindeer and other animals of the North Pole when they visit the Alexandrian Public Library. All ages welcome. No registration required.

December 13 at 3:30 p.m. – Anime Club – For grades 6-12. Come hang out, watch and discuss manga and anime, do some crafts, and have some Japanese snacks! If you can’t make it right at 3:30 p.m., it’s okay! Join us whenever and hang out as long as you want. No registration needed.

December 13 at 6:00 p.m. – Novels at Night – Join us for a discussion of “The White Darkness” by David Grann at Tequilla’s. Walk-ins always welcome.

December 14 at 3:30 p.m. – LEGO Club – A program for boys and girls who love Legos. We supply the bricks; you supply the creativity. For grades K-5. Registration is required and begins on October 26. Come and create projects that will be displayed with your friends in the Ohio and Wabash rooms of the Library.

December 14 at 6:00 p.m. – Coffee & (Bingo) Cards-evening edition! – Winners will receive fun prizes. This program is free. Teens are welcome. We will be in the Ohio and Wabash Meeting Rooms.

December 15 at 3:30 p.m. – Tween Slime Party – Come join us for a Tween Slime Party! If you are between the ages of 7-12 and love slime, then this program is for you! We will have stations where you can make different kinds of slime, play with the slime you make and there will be a voting table where you can vote on some favorite slimes that are made. Registration is required and will begin on December 1st! Sign up online, call the library or come in to the Youth Service Desk!

December 21 at 6:00 p.m. – Under the Covers: A Romance Book Club – Join us every third Wednesday for fun conversation about your favorite Romance books! This month we will be reviewing “Love In Colour” by Bolu Babalola. Look for us in the Ohio Room.

December 24 and 25 – Christmas – The library will be closed both days.

December 28 at 4:00 p.m. for grades 6 to 8 and 6:00 p.m. for grades 9 to 12 – Dungeons & Dragons – Join us for a short campaign! Bring dice and character sheets if you have them, some will be provided if you don’t. Due to increasing group size, we will be splitting into two sessions based on grade level. In Study Room C. Registration is required.

December 31 and January 1 – New Year’s – The library will be closed both days.

Note: To register for any of our FREE adult, teen or children project kits, go to the event calendar on our website at alexandrianpl.org then click on the day of the event or call the library at (812) 838-3286. You can also visit the Information Desk.