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  • Want to learn the basics of computer programming? Join us for a Minecraft Hour of Code™ on Wednesday, September 28 at 6:00pm! This introductory class is designed for those with little to no coding experience. Attendance is free, but space is limited, so please register online or by calling (765) ...

    By Liz O.

  • Poets of Madison County is a collection of poems written by poets from Madison County, Indiana. Join us to celebrate the publication of this collection with readings and signings by the contributing poets on Sunday, September 25 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm in the Cardinal Room. The book will be available for ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join us for free snacks and a showing of Allegiant on Wednesday, September 21 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around ...

    By Liz O.

  • Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day at the library! Come to the Carrdinal Room on Tuesday, September 20 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm for a swashbuckling-good time. Design your crew's flag, go on a treasure hunt, and learn to talk like a pirate over pirate-themed snacks. Costumes are encouraged but not required. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teams of up to four can compete to be the ultimate trivia champions! Join us in the Cardinal Room on Wednesday, September 14, 5:30pm-7:30pm for five rounds of themed questions: Rap/Hip Hop Music, Dystopian Books, Firsts and Lasts (match the given first or last line with the book), Famous Dead Guys/Gals ...

    By Liz O.

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, September 7 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. We'll have party games like Super Smash Brothers, Mario Kart, and Just Dance for the Wii and PS4, as well as classics like Apples to Apples, Jenga, and Uno. Teen programs are for those in ...

    By Liz O.