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Events for October 25-February 24, 2015

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Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, October 27, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, October 30, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Halloween Stories & Treats!
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Friday, October 31, 2014
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages
Category: Story Time


Little ghosts and goblins with an adult are invited for special story time programs with Shannon Larson from the Indiana University Department of Folklore. Every child will receive a new book as a treat! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
Story programs will be presented every half-hour beginning at 3 p.m.



Family Yoga Intro Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Saturday, November 1, 2014 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children ages 5 and up, along with moms and dads, are invited to try out beginning yoga moves with instructor Alicia Oskay. Attendees are invited to bring a mat, if they have one. However, a few will be provided.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, November 3, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Sight Word Club at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Children ages 4 - 8 who are beginning to read are invited to play games with sight words and explore iPad sight word apps. Each week they will be rewarded with take-home activities to help them as they venture into the world of reading. Parents or caregivers are welcome to stay for the fun.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, November 6, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, November 10, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Martial Arts Intro Class for Kids!
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, November 10, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years), Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children ages 2 - 7 are invited for a 30-minute session filled with punching, kicking and storytelling presented by Crouching Tigers, a martial arts and resilience building program for young children. Children will learn basic martial arts and self-defense skills. Also, they'll be introduced to Recycling Ben, an imaginary character that teaches children to recycle negative words and thoughts into positive ones.



Sight Word Club at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Children ages 4 - 8 who are beginning to read are invited to play games with sight words and explore iPad sight word apps. Each week they will be rewarded with take-home activities to help them as they venture into the world of reading. Parents or caregivers are welcome to stay for the fun.



Fountain Square Afternoon Book Discussion
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, November 13, 2014 1:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "Claire of the Sea Light" by Edwidge Danticat.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, November 13, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, November 17, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Family Game Night at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Families
Category: Activity


Families are invited to play a variety of fun and educational games, including Wii Brain Academy, with their children.



Sight Word Club at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Children ages 4 - 8 who are beginning to read are invited to play games with sight words and explore iPad sight word apps. Each week they will be rewarded with take-home activities to help them as they venture into the world of reading. Parents or caregivers are welcome to stay for the fun.



Fall Writing Workshops: Introduction to Murder
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category: Class or Workshop


So you want to write a mystery? Not sure where to start? Or maybe youíve started, but donít know how to proceed. In this introduction to writing crime fiction, presented by the Indiana Writers Center, weíll explore some of the basic tools for constructing a mystery novel: the genre expectations and boundaries, setting, characters, suspense, opening scenes, plot and pacing. Attendees should come ready to do a bit of writing, too!



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, November 20, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Family Music Time: Dulcimer
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, November 20, 2014 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Families
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Families with children ages 5 and older are invited to sing, play and move in this hands-on musical introduction. Participants will explore the dulcimer and record a short tune with presenter Sharon O'Connell.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, November 24, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Fall Writing Workshops: Getting Started
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, November 24, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category: Class or Workshop


This class, presented by the Indiana Writers Center, is for those who have been thinking about writing for a long time and wondering how to connect with other writers in the Indianapolis area.†There will be writing exercises and lively conversation about writing and the writing life thatís guaranteed to jump-start the process of becoming the writer you want to be.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Sight Word Club at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Children ages 4 - 8 who are beginning to read are invited to play games with sight words and explore iPad sight word apps. Each week they will be rewarded with take-home activities to help them as they venture into the world of reading. Parents or caregivers are welcome to stay for the fun.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, December 1, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, December 4, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, December 8, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, December 11, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, December 15, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Family Game Night at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Families
Category: Activity


Families are invited to play a variety of fun and educational games, including Wii Brain Academy, with their children.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, December 18, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, December 22, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Play Date Preschool Storytime at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, December 29, 2014 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes following by playtime at the library.



Homework Lounge at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


School-age children and teens are invited to use the Library to work on their assignments. Once completed, children can receive a prize from the treasure chest.



Previous Events


Google Glass
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Saturday, October 25, 2014 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Activity


As part of Teen Read Week, teens are invited to participate in a demonstration of the exciting new technology, Google Glass, in this two-hour hands-on makerspace session.