Adult Programming

Winter Reading Program

January 8 – February 26

To compete in the reading olympics you will need to pick up a score sheet from one of our four locations.  The score sheet lists 10 Olympic events with qualifications for each.  Readers may choose to complete any or all of the events.

Complete 1-4 events:  return score sheet to receive a participation award

Complete 5 events:  return score sheet for a prize and be entered to win a “bronze medal” award

Complete 7 events:  return score sheet for a prize and be entered to win a “silver medal” award

Complete 10 events:  return score sheet for a prize and be entered to win a “gold medal” award

Every olympian will receive a participation award when they return the score sheet to an SCPL location no later than February 26, 2018.  Bronze medal contenders in each age group will be entered to win a tote bag prize-pack.  Silver medal contenders in each age group will be entered to win a Kindle e-reader.  Gold medal contenders in each age group will be entered to win a Kindle Fire tablet!

Adult Crafternoon

Wednesday, January 17 1:00pm @ Main Library – Rockport

Join us at the Spencer County Public Library (Main Library – Rockport) to create a tin snowman hat!  There is no cost to this program and all materials are provided.  Sign up is encouraged (limit of 12) as materials are only guaranteed for those who are registered.  To sign up, call or confirm on our Facebook page, 812-359-4030 or facebook.com/scplrockport

Adult Crafternoon

Monday, January 22 5:30pm @ Grandview Branch

Join us at the Spencer County Public Library (Main Library – Rockport) to create a tin snowman hat!  There is no cost to this program and all materials are provided.  Sign up is encouraged (limit of 12) as materials are only guaranteed for those who are registered.  To sign up, call or confirm on our Facebook page, 812-359-4030 or facebook.com/scplrockport

Bon Appetit Recipe Swap

Thursday, February 1 5:00-6:00pm @ Marylee Vogel Branch Richland

Do you like to cook?  Then join us at the library for a recipe swap!  Each features a new theme or ingredient.  Participants are encouraged to bring a copy of their recipe with a prepared sample dish to share. This month’s theme will be soup & sandwiches To sign-up, contact Charlynn 812-359-4146 / charlynnb@rockport-spco.lib.in.us

Book Clubs

First Friday of the Month 1:00pm @ Main Library – Rockport

January – The Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

February – Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney

March – The Tumbling Turner Sisters by Juliette Fay

Second Monday of the Month 1:30pm @ Marylee Vogel Branch – Richland

Titles coming soon!