Welcome to our monthly update on events and programs happening during the next month at the Batesville Memorial Public Library! We’re highlighting many of the events and programs going on at the Library here, but make sure you check ebatesville.com/events for the most up-to-date calendar!

Storytime with Mrs. Dickey

Tuesdays  | 10:00 AM, 11:15 AM, 12:10 PM, & 5:30 PM

Join us on Tuesdays for a children’s storytime with Mrs. Dickey. You can choose from four different times: 10:00 AM, 11:15 AM, 12:10 PM, & 5:30 PM!

**The Storytime with Mrs. Dickey schedule is subject to change. Please visit https://ebatesville.com/events for most up to date schedule.

Back to Homeschool

Wednesday, September 4 | 2:00 PM

Join us for information about upcoming programs for homeschoolers, information for those new to homeschooling, and details about what the library can offer homeschoolers along with a visit from IAHE Regional Representative Kelly Cox.

Friends of the Library Meeting

Wednesday, September 4 | 5:00 PM

The Friends of the Batesville Memorial Public Library meet on the first Wednesday of most months at 5:00 PM. Meetings are open to the public.

Adult Felting Class

Thursday, September 5 | 1:00 PM
Registration is required.

Join us for our Adult Felting Class! Space is very limited, so please register!

This program has been made possible through a grant from Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Ukulele Club

Thursday, September 5 | 6:00 PM
Thursday, September 19 | 6:00 PM

Join us for our Ukulele Club! There is a Beginner’s Session at 6:00 PM, and the Ukulele Club Meeting at 6:30 PM.

Mother Goose Lap Sit

Mondays | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Registration is required

This program is for children under the age of three with a parent or caregiver in a one-to-one ratio. Older children and families are also welcome. Join us at the library for weekly 35 minute sessions of books, songs, rhymes, and activities for children and their caregivers.

*Mother Goose Lap Sit schedule is subject to change. Please visit https://ebatesville.com/events for most up to date schedule.

Little Sprouts Garden Club

Monday, September 9 | 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Registration is required.

Introducing young students to the technique of Straw Bale Gardening. With Sandra Dickey, Denean Williams, and Sr. Charity. During this month’s meeting, we will be learning how to save seeds with Melissa Watkins of the Library of Seeds. Ages: Kindergarten – 2nd Grade. Space is limited, so please make sure you register!

Preserving for Your Pantry & Future Garden Series: Freezing & Dehydrating

Tuesday, September 10 | 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Join us for our September Seed Library Series! This week’s topic is Freezing & Dehydrating!