Another free After Hours Concert sponsored by the Library! Saturday, April 18, 2015 ... 7:00 PM The Ron Jones Quartet National Library Week - - - Jazz Appreciation Month
Thursday, April 23 ... 6:30 PM
Join us for a free screening of the documentary
"Money For Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve" sponsored by the Rotary Club of Batesville, IN and the BMPL
Ripley County residents: We need your poem (up to 40 lines) that captures the history and spirit of Ripley County, Indiana, for a Bicentennial Birthday Book to be published by Brick Street Poetry, Inc. Submit your poem to the library by 5:00 pm on Saturday, April 18, 2015. A panel of judges will choose 3-5 poems to submit to Brick Steet Poetry, who will make the final selection.
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.
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.