Janet Hensen


View the Solar Eclipse

2017 Solar Eclipse Information The only safe way to look directly at the eclipse is through special eclipse-viewing glasses or filters.   Sunglasses are not safe for looking at the eclipse.   Safe viewing glasses must have the ISO reference number 12312-2. The eclipse may safely be viewed through a welder’s helmet only if it is number 14 […]





Food for Fines

Mark your calendar!  This year’s ONLY fine-waiving program will be August 13-26.   Customers of the Jackson County Public Library in Seymour, Crothersville, and Medora can pay overdue fines by donating non-perishable food items August 13-26. Discovery Bus customers must visit a library building to participate in the program. Donations of non-perishable food items collected in lieu of fines are given to local food pantries at […]





Carnegie Library History

Hear Julie Lingerfelt talk about Carnegie Libraries across the United States, including our own Seymour Library!  Call us at 812-523-INFO (4636) for more information.  This program will be in the Seymour Library Meeting Room.





New Titles Added to Kindle Fire Tablets

Look for new titles on the Kindle Fire tablets!  Check one out now! Kindle 1:  The Women in the Castle: A Novel by Jessica Shattuck and Beartown: A Novel by Fredrik Backman Kindle 2:  Bird Box: A novel by Josh Malerman and The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood Kindle 3:  The Zookeeper’s Wife: A War Story by Diane Ackerman and In Farleigh Field: A Novel […]





The Water Show

Family Time Entertainment presents The Water Show!  You will be amazed as water magically disappears and reappears somewhere else!  There will be LOTS of water, so swimsuits and towels are encouraged.   YOU WILL GET WET!  Don’t worry, there will be a dry zone for a few lucky bystanders.  Open to all ages.  Sponsored by […]





Barn Quilt programs planned

Hear Suzi Parron’s informative program about Barn Quilts and sign up to make your own!  Register, prepay $40 and pick up your supply list at the Seymour Checkout Desk by July 14.  Register for the program at the same time or online, or call  812-523-INFO (4636).