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Worthington Jefferson Township Public Library

2018 Summer Reading Program

Any child from preschool through grade six may attend.

1:30-2:30 on Monday and Wednesday

June 4th            Professor Watermelon’s Story Time Show Time

June 6th            Craft

June 11th          Daniel Lusk Rockin’ Together

June 13th          Craft

June 18th          Amazon John from Silly Safaris

June 20th          Craft

June 25th          Indiana Rocks and Minerals

June 27th          Craft

July 2nd            Professor Steve’s Super Sonic Sound Show

July 4th            Closed for the holiday

July 9th            Wonder Lab: Symphony of Science

July 11th          Lunch and Awards

For every day that you attend the summer reading program, for every hour that you read or were read to, and for every guest that you bring, your name will be entered into a drawing for a $25.00 iTunes gift card. Three gift cards will be awarded, but only one winner per child. If you attend the first 9 days, you will be entered into a separate drawing for a Kindle. The drawings will take place on Wednesday, July 11th.

There will be a Young Adult program for grades 7-12. Participants will need to read 2 hours per week to qualify for a weekly prize. At the end of the program, the patron who has read the most will win a prize package of gift cards.

If you are in the 6th grade, your reading record can be from either the children’s program or the young adult program. You will only be able to qualify for prizes from either the children’s or the young adult program. You cannot turn in your reading record for both programs.


Teen Reading Program at the

Worthington Jefferson Township Public Library

June 4 – July 11th

This program is for patrons in grades 7-12.

If you do not have a library card, please come in with a parent or guardian to get your card. Anyone who is age 17 and under, must have a parent or guardian with them to get a library card. Any WRV student can get a library card. Call us for details.

When the program begins, you will be given a pen and a journal to record your reading time. Your reading material must be from our collection.

In order to qualify for rewards, you will need to read at least 2 hours per week. Bring in your journal and if you have read your 2 hours for the week, your journal will be signed or stamped by library personnel and you will be given a reward. Only one reward will be given per week.

To qualify for the grand prize, please turn in your journal before we close on Tuesday, July 10th. Any journals turned in later than July 10th will not be considered. On Wednesday, July 11th, the participant who has read the most will win a prize package of gift cards.

If you have any questions, please contact the library at 812-875-3815.


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Wine Tasting

Thursday, June 7th from 6:30-7:30pm

Come and sample wines from Huckleberry Hill Winery.

You must be 21 to enter. ID will be checked. 

There will be bottles of wine as well as boxed chocolates for purchasing.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the library.