Program Information

Some of our programming continues to be virtual and can be found on our Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/alexandrianpl . To register for programs or to find out more information, give us a call at 838-3286.

August 4 at 10:00 a.m. – Virtual Ornament of the Month Club: Bauble Ornament – Join Monica on our Facebook page as she shows you how to make a sweet bauble ornament. Register for your project kit now.

August 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 10:00 a.m. – Adult Drawing and Watercolor Workshops – This free series is for anyone wishing to learn or perfect skills in drawing or watercolor. There are still several seats available. We will be meeting in the Ohio/Wabash room for these workshop. If you have questions or would like to take part call 812-838-3286. Must provide your own art supplies for this program.

August 5 at 2:00 p.m. – Messy S.T.E.A.M! – Join us to do several fun and messy science experiments outside on the library’s grounds. This program is for kids going into Kindergarten to Fifth Grade. Registration is required.

August 10 at 3:30 p.m.  – Teen Anime Club – Join us to watch anime, discuss manga and titles to order for the library, have snacks, and just hang out with other otakus. The club is always looking for new members! Stop on by, there is no registration.

August 10 at 6:30 p.m. – Novels @ Night: The Push by Ashley Audrain – Join us for a discussion of The Push by Ashley Audrain (location to be determined). Masks recommended.

August 16, 23, and 30 at 10:00 a.m. – Virtual Story Time – Join us on our Facebook page for a virtual story time. You will also receive information on a take-it-and-make-it craft kit!

August 17 at 10:00 a.m. – Delicious Demos: Frozen Custard –  Join Marriah for a virtual demonstration on how to make Frozen Custard! For similar recipes, check out our A to Z Food America and A to Z World Food databases on our website.

August 17 at 3:00 p.m. – Choker Necklace Craft with Miss Janis – Join Miss Janis on our Facebook page as she demonstrates how to make a colorful choker necklace. This event is for grades 3-5, and will be limited to those who register. The maximum number of sign-ups for this craft is 15. 

August 18 at 10:00 a.m. – Fabric Arts: Fabric postcards – Join Monica on our Facebook page as she shows you how to make fabric postcards. Kits will be ready for pick up 2 weeks in advance of the program. Registration is required.

August 19 and 26 at 3:30 p.m. – Virtual Laughs and Crafts – Join us on our Facebook page another virtual Laughs and Crafts program. We will read a story, sing songs, enjoy fun activities, and learn about a fun take-it-and-make-it craft kit!

August 25 at 10:00 a.m. – Take & Make Adult Craft: Tea lights, flowers and a wreath – No, we’re not being cryptic.  We will take tea light holders, some flowers and a wreath frame to make a unique table decoration.  Most supplies provided. We do NOT recommend using real tea candles. Use battery operated tea lights for safety reasons. Kits will be ready for pick up 2 weeks in advance of the program. Registration required.

August 25 at 6:00 p.m. – Dungeons & Dragons – Join us in our meeting room for a game of Dungeons & Dragons. Bring character sheets and dice if you have them!  For those in Grades 6 to 12.  Registration is open.

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.