Worthington-Jefferson Township Public Library - About The Library

Programs and Events​​

  • 2017 Summer Reading Program “Build a Better World”

Worthington Jefferson Township Public Library

Summer Reading Program 

1:00-2:00 on Tuesday and Thursday


  • June 6th             Snakes Alive Around the World with Ed Ferrer 
  • June 8th         Crafts  
  • June 13th       Transportation of the Future and Today with Kellie Walsh 
  • June 15th       Crafts 
  • June 20st       James Whitcomb Riley the Hoosier Poet with Danny Russell 
  • June 22nd      Crafts  
  • June 27th       Reduce, Reuse and Recycle with Deanna Garner, IDEM                         
  • June 29th       Crafts 
  • July 4th          Closed for Independence Day 
  • July 6th          Crafts 
  • July 11th        Lunch and Awards 
  • July 13th        The Rope Warrior with David Fisher
  • Any child from preschool through grade six may attend.
  • 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 gift card from Wal-Mart. Three gift cards will be awarded, but only one winner per child.
  • If you attend 7 of the first 10 days, you will be entered into a separate drawing for a Kindle.
  • The drawings will take place on Tuesday July 11th during the awards and recognition.
  • Call the library at 812-875-3815 if you have questions.

  • Thursday, June 15th, 6:30pm
  • Backyard Beekeeping Made Easy with Gregg Roudebush 
  • Saturday, July 8th, from 7:30am-9:30am
  • The Greene County Health Department will be conducting free Fasting Blood Glucose testing for adults on Saturday, July 8, 7:30-9:30AM.  Testing will be done on a first come first served basis.  You must fast, consuming only water, for a minimum of 8 hours prior to the test. This special community service is being provided to support the YMCA’s efforts to curb the increase in cases of Type 2 Diabetes through the CDC approved YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program.  For more information about this screening or about diabetes prevention, please contact YMCA Program Director Laura Gentry at 812-828-9622.