Children's Program

Children's Programs


oceans of possibilities

Summer Reading Club 2022

Summer Reading Club is for people of all ages.

Runs June 1 - August 1, 2022

See the Summer Reading Club page for all the details on how to register and earn prizes.


girl on sealgirl with sea gullSummer Preschool Programs

Programs run from June 6 - July 1. Registration is required.
Register on the library calendar or by calling the library at 812-256-3337.

Summer Book Babies

Kids 0-16 months old can come read books, sing songs and interact with other kids.

Sellersburg Library
Thursdays at 10:00-10:30pm

Summer Tot-Time

Kids 17-35 months can come sing songs, read a story and do a craft.

Charlestown Library
Mondays 11-11:30 am

Sellersburg Library
Thursdays 11-11:30 am

Summer Storyhour

Kids 3-5 year-olds can come sing songs, read stories, do a craft and watch a film.

New Washington: Mondays 1-2 pm
Charlestown: Wednesdays 10-11 am
Henryville: Tuesdays 1-2 pm
Sellersburg: Tuesdays 10am-11 am
Borden: Fridays 10 am-11 am


boy and walrusOcean Party @ Charlestown Library

Does your family love the ocean? Are sharks, mermaids and sailboats right up your alley? Your family can celebrate them at this fun event featuring crafts, stories, treats, games and more.

This is a drop-in event and no registration is required.

Charlestown Library - Friday, July 8 at 10 am-12 pm

peguinsA Penguin Visit from Newport Aquarium

All ages are welcome to meet a penguin at the library! Your family can learn all about these fascinating animals from an educator from the Newport Aquarium.

Charlestown Library - Monday, July 11 at 1-2 pm

Registration is required.

light house Ocean Art at Your Library
Summer Art Workshops for K-5th graders

Kids who just completed K-5th grade can come to 4 summer art workshops this summer. Each week between June 6 - July 1 there will be a different art programs.  Kids will be creating ocean art with instruction from the Louisville Visual Arts Center.

All of the programs are from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Location and day of the week are as follows.
Mondays - Borden Library                     
Thursdays - Henryville Library
Tuesdays - Sellersburg Library               Fridays - New Washington Library
Wednesdays Charlestown Library

indiana art commission

Registration is required and begins May 1. Register on the library calendar or by calling the library at 812-256-3337.

The Charlestown-County Public Library’s summer art programs are made possible by the Indiana Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.