Featured Topics

Family Story Time - At DeMotte Market Day

Spencer Park - DeMotte
Wednesday, Jun. 1, 2pm

Children of all ages and their families are invited to enjoy some fun outdoor activities and stories provided by the Children’s Department of the DeMotte Library during DeMotte Market Day.

Read more

Summer Reading 2016

Let the programs begin!

All three branches of the Jasper County Public Library invite children, teens and adults of all ages to enjoy events and programs during this year’s Summer Reading Program.

Online sign up is available for some locations, or sign up at your library starting June 1. Events and programs at DeMotte, Rensselaer and Wheatfield start the week of June 6.

Read more

Library Lego

Ages 4-14
Love building or creating things? Love bright shiny colors? Love Legos? Kids age 4-14 are invited to create Lego shapes each month during our library Lego programs at the DeMotte Library and Rensselaer Library.

Read more

Toddler Time - Equestrian Day

DeMotte
Wed Jun 15, 2pm

Toddlers ages 2-4 will receive a visit from 'Prince', a very special guest as we celebrate Equestrian Day.

Registration required. Call 219-987-2221 or Register Online.

Read more

Best books for young readers

Check out award winning books, the latest books for kids at JCPL, accelerated reading information and more.

Read more
cute cartoon of a mama goose reading to her goslings

Mother Goose Storytime

Age 0-23 months

Enjoy 30-40 minutes of reading, songs, fingerplays, and socialization with other yong children and their caregivers. Each session of Mother Goose Story Time consists of a variety of activities, such as music, stories, toys to play with and other fun movements.

Read more
DeMotte Game Club logo

DeMotte Game Club

Let the games begin! Spend time with friends and solve challenges in this new monthly program open to ages 10 and up that will include a variety of board games. Meets one night each month from 6-10pm. Date varies. Call the library for more information.

Read more
porcupine pencil holder

Junior Scribes

Writers in grades 3-12 are invited to join us each month for creative writing prompts and exercises to improve your skills and have fun with writing.

Join us the first Monday of the month from 6-7pm in the library's West Room.

Read more

Main Content

Kids Zone