Library puts virtual summer programs in place for children

Library puts virtual summer programs in place

The Jackson County Public Library plans to offer virtual programming this summer from June 1 to July 31.

Programs will be posted on the library’s Facebook page with a link to the library’s YouTube channel. Click the “Subscribe” button on the YouTube channel and the notification bell icon to stay caught up with the library’s virtual programs.

The programs include:

Virtual yoga for ages 0 to 5 — 9 a.m. Mondays

Virtual Curious Kids for kindergarten through fifth grade — 4 p.m. Tuesdays

Virtual Masterpiece Makers for ages 3 to 5 — 10:30 a.m. June 3 and 17 and July 1, 15 and 29

Virtual Craft with Nat for children of all ages — 10 a.m. Thursdays; if you do not have the materials needed at home, kits will be available in a limited supply, call the children’s department at 812-522-3412, option 2, for pickup

Virtual Aesop’s Artists for kindergarten through fifth grade — 2 p.m. Fridays

Virtual Kids in Motion for kindergarten through fifth grade — 11 a.m. June 6 and 20 and July 4, 7 and 18

Virtual Tiny Time Travels for kindergarten through fifth grade — 4 p.m. June 19

Virtual Going Places: The Bahamas for kindergarten through fifth grade — 4 p.m. July 23

Live Masterpiece Makers also will be available for those who wish to participate with the teacher and their peers in a video chat setting at 10:30 a.m. June 11 and 24 and July 8 and 22. Use Zoom from a computer at zoom.us or download the free app Zoom Cloud Meetings on a phone from the app store.

An email is required for participants to receive a login to the program. Those without an email should call the children’s department to request the login. These live programs will be limited to 30 participants and require registration.

Information: Visit jclibrary.org, follow the library on Facebook or call 812-522-3412, option 2

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For information, visit the library’s website at myjclibrary.org, follow the library on Facebook or call 812-522-3412, option 2.

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