Worthington-Jefferson Township Public Library - About The Library

Programs and Events

Saturday, April 21st: Barn Quilt Painting with Jodi Miller from Faithful Pony

The price includes everything you need to make your beautiful barn quilt.

Cost is $25.00 for 12x12, $45.00 for 24x24.

The 12x12 usually takes about 2 hours to complete.

The 24x24 takes about 3-4 hours to complete.

The designs are pre-drawn on them.

Payment must be made prior to the class to hold your spot.

No refunds will be given if you are unable to attend.

Space is limited to 15.

Please make checks payable to: Jodi Miller


Tuesday, April 24th: Backyard Beekeeping with Gregg Roudebush

Have you ever thought about beekeeping?

If so, this program will give you an idea of what beekeeping is about.

Gregg Roudebush teaches the top bar beehive class for the state beekeeping association, "The Beekeepers of Indiana". He has given demonstrations at the Purdue University Honeybee lab and has facilitated classes at the "Heartland Apicultural Society", a Midwest regional beekeeping association. His web page is superiorbeesupply.com


Saturday, May 5th: Wood Burning Class

·       The cost is $15.00 per person.

·       All materials will be provided.

·       If paying by check, please make check payable to James Keylor.

·       Space is limited to 5 people.

·       Payment must be made to hold your spot.

·       For ages 10 and up.

·       Everyone will be making the same item, a primitive barn.

·       The completed project is approximately 8 x 10.


“Libraries Rock!”

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 Thursday, 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.