Community Calendar

THU JUNE 21 (Today) – SUMMER FAMILY STORYTIME AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. Storytime will feature stories, music, and other fun activities with library’s summer reading theme Libraries Rock! No registration required.

THU JUNE 21 (Today) – ROCK ‘N SUMMER READING PROGRAM AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Begins at 10:30 a.m. every Thursday in June. The June 21 program is Rope Warrior, featuring amazing jump rope stunts by David Fisher. Everyone welcome.

THU JUNE 21 (Today) – DAVID FISHER ROPE WARRIOR AT FERDINAND YMCA – Begins at 1:30 p.m. David Fisher is a world record holder in jump roping. He has been on America’s Got Talent, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not, ESPN, The Today Show, and Good Morning America. Everyone welcome.

THU JUNE 21 (Today)BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKS AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – The checks are scheduled every Thursday. Checks are available from 2 to 4 p.m.

THU JUNE 21 (Today) – FAMILY FITNESS CLASS WITH JONNA BREITWEIESER IN BIRDSEYE PARK – Begins at 2 p.m. Jonna, from Mind Over Matter Fitness in St. Anthony urges participants to wear comfortable clothes and shoes as she shows them how to warm up and get fit. Waivers can be filled out Thursday or prior to Thursday at the Birdseye library. Water will be available.

THU JUNE 21 (Today)SUMMER MOVIE AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Curtain time 2:30 p.m. every Thursday. Variety of G and PG movies. Call the library for list of movies to be shown.

THU JUNE 21 (Today)FEEDING AMERICA PROGRAM AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Scheduled from 3-4 p.m. every Thursday and Tuesday. Tri-State Food Bank supplies a free and nutritious snack for Birdseye area children through 18 years of age. Registration not required. Food must be eaten in library.

THU JUNE 21 (Tonight) – DNR INTERPRETIVE NATURALIST DANA RECKELHOFF AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 6 p.m. Dana will present a Bald Eagle, a Red-Tailed Hawk, and an Eastern Screech Owl. Everyone welcome.

THU JUNE 21 (Tonight) – PLAYTIME WITH GAYLE AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Scheduled from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Time for infants to six-year-olds to get down on the floor and play with their grownups and each other. Miss Gayle will be there too.

FRI JUNE 22 – GENALOGY WORK SESSION AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon. Library staff will be in the genealogy room to assist participants with their research. The room is opened all day and during all open library hours.

FRI JUNE 22 – TECHNOLOGY HELP AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon every Friday. Katherine will help participants with questions about their computer or wireless devices.

FRI JUNE 22 – SAT JUNE 23 – SPECIAL OLYMPICS YARD SALE AT JASPER OUTDOOR RECREATION – The annual Dubois County Special Olympics Yard Sale is scheduled from 2-6 p.m. Friday and from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Everyone welcome to help support Special Olympics.

FRI JUNE 22 – RHEAS OF LIFE CONCERT AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Rheas of Life musical family performs contemporary and faith based numbers a cappella and with instrumental accompaniment.

SAT JUNE 23 – DIABETES DISCOVERY CAMP AT TRI-COUNTY YMCA IN FERDINAND – Scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free event hosted by Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. For children 4 to 18 years of age and their parents or guardians. The day will consist of fun crafts and activities for the kids and a day of educational sessions and networking for the parents or guardians. Snacks will be provided. Registration is required. To register contact Memorial Hospital Diabetes Management at 812 996-0521 or email

SAT JUNE 23 – ANIME CLUB MEETS AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. For those interested in reading graphic novels and meeting others who share their interest in Anime. New Anime video will be shared and participants will discuss fun activities to do during the meeting. New Anime videos that may be coming out will also be discussed. Snacks provided. For sixth graders and up.

SAT JUNE 23 – SOCK MONSTERS AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m.  Participants can show their fun and creative side and make a sock monster. Socks and materials will be provided, but participants can bring their own sock if they wish.

SAT JUNE 23 – SATURDAY AT THE MOVIES 2 AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Curtain time 10:30 a.m. Featured film Forever My Girl PG. For teens and tweens.  Popcorn and a drink will be served.

SAT JUNE 23 – CELESTINE 175 CAR CRUISE & HAYRIDE – The start of the Celestine 175th Celebration begins with a car cruise and hayride. Registration for the car cruise begins at 1 p.m. in Celestine (Jaycee) Park. All cars, trucks, jeeps, motorcycles, and any other type of legal road vehicles welcome. The cruise leaves the park at 2 p.m. and returns at approximately 6. Food and refreshments available before and after the cruise. $10 per person. Hayride leaves the park at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome.

SAT JUNE 23 TO SUN JUNE 24 – ARRL FIELD DAY IN DUBOIS COUNTY PARK – The Dubois County Emergency Management Amateur Radio Operators will participate in the Amateur Radio League (ARRL) FROM 2 p.m. Saturday to 2 p.m. Sunday in Shelter House Number 4 at Dubois County Park. The Field Day is a nationwide exercise that tests the amateur radio operators’ equipment and their ability to operate under adverse conditions. The public is invited to come and participate by operating their amateur radios or watching the amateurs in operation as they communicate with stations around the country and around the world.

SUN JUNE 24 – CELESTINE 175 MASS WITH BISHOP JOSEPH SIEGEL – Mass begins at 10 a.m. at St. Celestine Church. Everyone welcome.

SUN JUNE 24 – CELESTINE 175 PAGEANTS – The Celestine 175 Celebration pageants begin at 4 p.m. at Dubois Middle School. Everyone welcome.

MON JUNE 25 – TUE JUNE 26 – WED JUNE 27 – STEM EXPLORERS CAMP AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Scheduled each day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Camp will give campers fun and creative opportunities to explore Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math by using electrical circuits, robots, and rockets to spark campers interest in STEM and STEM-related fields. The camp encourages teamwork and cooperation among campers and connect campers with local and national STEM role models. To register or for additional information contact the library.

MON JUNE 25 – AFTERNOON MOVIE AT JASPER LIBRARY – Curtain time 2 p.m. Featured film Paddington 2 PG. Refreshments will be served.

MON JUNE 25 – END-OF-THE-MONTH BOOK CLUB MEETS AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Meets from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Community Room. Participants will discuss “Made You Up” by Francesca Zappia. Book copies are available at the front desk.

TUE JUNE 26 – STORYTIME ON TUESDAY AT COUNTY MUSEUM – The children’s program is scheduled at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday through August 7. Volunteer readers offer a wide variety of stories on various themes. Stories, crafts, and activities will be included in each theme. Admission to Storytime includes admission to the museum.

TUE JUNE 26 – STORIES FOR LITTLES AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – The class gets underway at 10:30 every Tuesday morning. Stories and activities for preschool and younger children. Sometimes song, sometimes crafts, and always a story or two.

TUE JUNE 26 – SILLY SAFARIS AT JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL – Begins at 2 p.m. An afternoon of fun with Coyote Chris. All kids welcome.

TUE JUNE 26 – ROCK IDENTIFICATION IN BIRDSEYE PARK – Scheduled from 2-3 p.m. Marengo Cave naturalist Christi Hart helps children and adults identify rocks. Beverages available. Pre-register online or give the library a call. Waiver can be filled out on day of event or at the library prior to the event.  Christi will be teaching four classes this summer. At the end of the last class she will be giving away tickets to Marengo Cave.

TUE JUNE 26 – FEEDING AMERICA PROGRAM AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Scheduled from 3-4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Tri-State Food Bank supplies a free and nutritious snack for Birdseye area children through 18 years of age. Registration not required. Food must be eaten in library.

TUE JUNE 26 – ADULT CRAFT CLUB MEETS AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Scheduled from 6-7:30 p.m. Participants will make flower pots. Snack and a drink provided.

TUE JUNE 26 – ADULT BOOK CLUB MEETS AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. on last Tuesday of each month. New members always welcome. Ask a librarian for a copy of the current book.

WED JUNE 27 – MORNING MOVIE AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Curtain time 10 a.m. Featured film Coco PG 109 minutes.

WED JUNE 27 – OUTSIDE FUN DAY AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 11 a.m. in library park. Fun outside games for kids 5 and up.

WED JUNE 27- RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 1-6 p.m. by appointment. The Red Cross Blood Mobile will be in parked outside the library annex. Sign in will take place in the meeting room of the annex. Those with appointments get priority, drop-ins will be taken as time permits. Register for an appointment at or by calling Jill at 812 482-2712, extension 6109.

WED JUNE 27 – ADULT EVENING BOOK CLUB MEETS AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. Last book selection will be discussed. Next month’s selection will be passed out at end of meeting. New members always welcome. New members can pick up copy of current selection at the library.

WED JUNE 27 – FAMILY CRAFT AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. Participants will create a patriotic canvas. Pre-registration required.




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