Monday, March 31, 2014

Liberty Seed

Liberty Seed
Thursday, April 3, 2014

"Hear the forgotten History of APRIL 19,1775 -- The day our nation was born!"

Light refreshments provided. FREE

Sunday, March 30, 2014

New in Graphic Novels

Check out these new additions to the Graphic Novels collection!

The Manhattan projects. 1The Manhattan Projects
"What if the Manhattan Project, the government initiative that resulted in the creation of the Atomic Bomb in 1945, actually went a lot further than that? What if nuclear weapons were the least fantastic and horrifying creations those scientists came up with while they were working together? And what if that strange team of super-geniuses, soldiers and ex-Nazis were also complete and utter madmen?"  Created by Image Comics' Nick Pitarra, The Manhattan Projects is "pure mad science in comic book form" Comics Alliance

Winter Soldier. The longest winter 

Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier is coming soon to a theater near you...but you can read Ed Brubaker's Winter Soldier graphic novels right now! He's been Bucky and Captain America - now, James Barnes returns to the role of the Winter Soldier! They're the super-spies of the Marvel Universe - and when ex-Russian sleeper agents awaken, Bucky and the Black Widow must go on the hunt for men trained by the Winter Soldier himself. But when the trail leads to Latveria, Bucky comes face-to-face with Dr. Doom! Can Bucky and the Widow prevent war with Latveria? Can Bucky stop the sleepers he himself trained? Eisner Award-winning writer Ed Brubaker and superstar artist Butch Guice kick off an explosive new era for Bucky Barnes!

House of MHouse of M
The Marvel event of the decade is here! The Avengers and the X-Men are faced with a common foe that becomes their greatest threat: Wanda Maximoff! The Scarlet Witch is out of control, and the fate of the entire world is in her hands. Will Magneto help his daughter or use her powers to his own benefit? Starring the Astonishing X-Men and the New Avengers! You know how sometimes you hear the phrase: and nothing will ever be the same again? Well, this time believe it, buster! Nothing will ever be the same again! 

These and more are available in the Graphic Novel collection on the second floor of the library!

Thursday, March 27, 2014

CDPL's Night at the Movies

CDPL's Night at the Movies

Wednesday, Apr 2, 2014


Saving Mr. Banks
with Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson

Bring your own popcorn or snack and drink.
Sign-up at Circulation.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Missing Piece Puzzle Night

CDPL's Missing Piece Puzzle Night

Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014

Starts at 5pm

No need to sign up, just show up!

Many puzzles to choose from. There will be a piece of felt provided for you to do your puzzle on. If you do not get your puzzle completed this evening, just roll up the felt and it will be ready for you when you return next week. Free and Fun!

iPad for Children!

Next time you're in the library with your children, head over to the Youth Services area to sign in and use the educational and gaming iPad.

This iPad is secured so that the users can open only the apps that we allow -- all guaranteed to be fun. Up to two at a time can listen on headphones that we provide.

Give it a try and tell us what you think!

Monday, March 24, 2014

Yu-gi-oh and Magic


Thursday, Mar 27, 2014

Yu-Gi-Oh and Magic Card Games @  4pm - 8:30pm

FUN and FREE. Call Mike Gurney at 307-0495 with any questions.

Friday, March 21, 2014

2nd Showing of FROZEN

Because of popular demand! A 2nd Showing of FROZEN
 Monday, Mar 24, 2014, 5pm
Please bring your own snack, drink, pillow (kids), and blankies. Please sign up at circulation and reserve a place!

Classic Movies at CDPL

Thursday, Mar 27, 2014


"Gone With the Wind" (part 2)

Find out how it all ends!

Bring your own snack and drink. Please sign-up at Circulation. FREE!

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Scrapbooking with Deb Slater

WhenSaturday, March 22, 2014
DescriptionScrapbooking with Deb Slater Bring your own memorabilia and book, and use Deb's expertise and tools. Join Deb for a fun day! FREE

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Beginner Art Class

Art supplies, colored pencilsCome do an art project with Ms. Linda!
All materials furnished!
Saturday, March 22, 10:00 a.m.
Registration required
Ages 6-16

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Never Judge a Book by its Movie

Join this book club @6:30pm on Thursday, March 20 for popcorn and discussion of "A Time To Kill" by John Grisham. Bring your own covered drink. Sign-up at the Circulation Desk to borrow the book and movie.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Baseball season starts soon... pick up your baseball books soon!

Come see our collection on the 2nd floor.

Did you know:
  • The 2014 Major League Baseball season will begin on March 22 in Sydney, Australia between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks?
  • The North American part of the season will start on March 30 and end on September 28?
  • The All-Star Game's (number 85!) will be held on July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota?

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

The Annual Easter Egg Hunt is coming up soon.
April 12!

Registration is required, so call early if you are interested: 362-2242 ext 115

for ages 1-8

Classic Movie Night

Watch "Gone With the Wind" at the library!
Bring your own snack and drink
Sign-up at Circulation
Part 1: Thursday, March 20, 6:15pm
Part 2: Thursday, March 27, 6:15pm

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Family Movie Event

Are you a FROZEN fan? You can join us at the library on Sunday, March 23 to watch! Sign up at Circulation and show up at the library at 2 pm! FREE!

Movie Night

Starring Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, and Ed Harris
Bring your own popcorn or snack and drink.
Sign-up at Circulation
Wednesday, March 19, 6:15pm

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Mystery Book Club

CDPL’s Mystery Book Club will read  “The Boy in the Suitcase" by Lene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis.  Sign up at Circulation, grab a book, and we'll see you on Tuesday, March 18 at 6pm!

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Classic Movie Night

6:15pm, Thursday, March 13
CDPL’s Classic Movie Night
This week's movie is “Rear Window” starring James Stewart and Grace Kelly. 
One of Hitchcock’s best!  
Please bring your own popcorn and drink.  

Friday, March 07, 2014

Genealogy Club

Genealogy ClubGenealogy Club of Montgomery County's March program is "Montgomery County Underground Railroad" by Shannon Hudson, Tuttle Middle School Teacher. The meeting will be held in R R Donnelley room in lower level of Crawfordsville District Public Library.

Public Invited. Call: (765)362-2242 Ext 118.

7:00 pm, March 11, 2014.

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Deweys Do

Deweys Do, one of CDPL’s book clubs, will be discussing “The Girl in Hyacinth Blue,” by Susan Vreeland for their March discussion. To join, go to Circulation, sign up and grab a book. FREE! 
6:30pm-8pm, Monday, March 10

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Scrabble Club

Saturday, March 8, 12pm to 4:30pm
Scrabble Club is open to all! 
From 12:00 to 12:30 There will be an introduction to competitive Scrabble for new players and anyone who is interested. Games will begin at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30.  Come and go as you want. The cost will be $2.00 per player for the day, regardless of how may games you play. Prizes will be awarded for first place ($5.00) and second place ($3.00), and a bonus prize ($2.00) will be awarded for each game. 

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Pi Day

Pi Day at the Carnegie Museum of Montgomery County!
Saturday, March 8 from 2-4 pm!
Admission is free
Celebrate Pi (3.1415) Day with us as Wabash College professors and students entertain and amaze museum visitors. Witness and explore physics firsthand. Bring the whole family! And of course we will have a little pie!

Wabash College Physics professor Martin Madsen, "Pi Day this year will include an exploration of video game physics.  Imagine what would happen if some of your favorite games came to life!  How hard would it be to really shoot an "Angry Bird" at fortified pigs?  How hard is it to shoot a laser beam at a moving target?  Imagine playing "Fruit Ninja" with real moving objects.  We will also activities looking at the physics of human-computer interactions including new and interesting ways to play games."

Admission to the museum is free and the museum is wheelchair and stroller accessible.

Monday, March 03, 2014

Local author signing

Authors Jody Burks and Susan Neese will be here on Saturday, March 8 for a book signing of their new book “50 Shades of Serving.” Come greet the authors of this inspirational book!
March 8, 10am-1pm

Yu-gi-oh and Magic

Yu-Gi-Oh and Magic Card Games  Thursday, Mar 6, 2014
 4pm - 8:30pm FUN and FREE. Call Mike Gurney at 307-0495 with any questions.

Classic Movie Night: West Side Story

WhenThursday, Mar 6, 2014
6:15  West Side Story Musical Please bring your own snack and drink FREE

CDPL's Night at the Movies: Gravity

WhenWednesday, Mar 5, 2014

6:15 GravityStarring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney Please bring your own drink and snack FREE