Upcoming Events

May 22: Yoga at 6 p.m. Preregistration required, email director@jacksoncolibrary.net

May 23: Story Time at 10 a.m.

May 26 – 28: Closed for Memorial Day

May 30: Story Time at 10 a.m.

June 8: Bright Star Theater presents Upcycled Cinderella at 10 a.m.

June 16: Coding with Sphero Sprk bots at 10 a.m.

July 3: Bright Star Theater presents African Tales at 10 a.m.

July 4: Closed

July 23: Unplugged coding at 3 p.m.

August 4: DIY Slime at 11 a.m.

August 10: Bright Star Theater presents Chicken Little: The Sky is Falling at 10 a.m.

September 12: After school coding with Ollie-bots at 4 p.m.

Summer Reading Programs

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Jackson County Library 2018 Summer Reading Program – all programs at 10 a.m.

June 6: Program Kick-Off! DIY tambourine

June 13: Drumming in the library

June 20: Sounds of nature

June 27: Strumming on a banjo

July 11: Jacksonport State Park presentation

July 18: South of the border music

July 25: Designing a guitar

August 1: The Kinders concert finale with hot dog cookout

Recommended ages: 0-8

Prizes each week! The boy and girl who each log the most books read will win a bicycle! Reading logs are due on August 1.

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Tuckerman City Library 2018 Summer Reading Program – all programs start at 10:30 a.m.

June 5: Making Music

June 12: Music in Nature

June 19: Can You Hear the Music?

June 26: A World Full of Music

July 10: Music Makers

July 17: What’s in Your Playlist?

Recommended ages: 0-8

Tuckerman Tween Summer Reading Program

Each program will be at the same time as the reading program above and will feature coding activities. Recommended age is 9-13.

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Jackson County Library Tween and Teen Summer Reading Program – all programs start at 2 p.m.

June 7: Rock your community—rock painting

June 14: Sound wave art

June 21: Rock ‘n Roll Highway Museum

June 28: Experimental music

July 5: “Bead”le Mania

July 12: Disney sing-along

July 19: Trivia contest and book spine lyrics

July 26: Sock Hop party

Recommended ages: 9-18

Prizes each week! The person who logs the most reading minutes will win a Kindle Fire! Reading logs are due July 26. BONUS CHALLENGE: If the tweens and teens read 1,000 minutes between June 7 and July 26, the library will purchase a Nintendo Switch and Labo for future programs!!

Call us at 870-523-2952

Open Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Open Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.