Counting birds is a fun, family-friendly way to discover & help birds in your community. Find out how YOU can be involved in the 18th AnnualGreat Backyard Bird Count in a free program at the library on Thursday, February 12 at 7:00 PM.
Presented by Chris Fox, Franklin Co. Soil & Water Conservation District
Making Dreamcatchers A free craft class for Grades 5 and up Saturday, February 21 -- 5:00 - 7:00 PM Supplies are limited ... Register at the Check Out Desk.
Drop-ins are welcome! Ages: Teen through Adult Anytime between 5:30 and 6:30 pm on the
1st & 3rd Thursday of each month, (prior to the BMPL Ukulele Club meetings @ 6:30pm).
No experience? No uke? No problem! Use one of the library's ukuleles while you're here.
Thursday, February 26
Hilarious Opera Fun for the Whole Family!
Another free After Hours Concert at the Library! Friday, February 27, 2015 ... 7:00 PM Ray Kamalay's Musical Flea Market:
Trifles & Treasures From Our Melodious Past! Detroit singer and jazz guitarist. Don't miss it!
Children who struggle with reading are invited to Read to Belle, a "Paws & Think" Reading Therapy Dog Thursdays: Jan. 15 - Feb. 19 - Mar. 12 - Apr. 16 - May 21 Sign up for a 15-minute time slot: 4:00, 4:15, 4:30, or 4:45 pm Call 812.934.4706 or sign up at the library.
Sun. (Aug-May) : 1 - 5 pm
Mon.-Thu. : 9 am - 8 pm
Fri. : 9 am - 5 pm
Sat. : 10 am - 5 pm
Library Hours : Sunday(During school year) : 1:00 - 5:00 pm Monday - Thursday : 9:00 am - 8:00 pm Friday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday : 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Library District :
The City of Batesville, Indiana, plus those parts of Laughery and Adams Townships in Ripley County that are in the Batesville School District, and all of Ray Township in Franklin County.
Mission Statement :
The mission of the Batesville Memorial Public Library is to help the people of the community in their pursuit of information and education, as well as vocational and recreational endeavors, by providing current materials, services, and programs.