Reserve the Dates!


YOU asked for and we’re going to deliver!  Director of IT for the French Lick Resort (Information Technology), Toby Brown, has agreed to teach a “Computer Basics” class on Tuesday, March 28th at 5:30 pm.  Registration is required and space is limited.  The first seven (7) participants to sign up will be able to actually sit at a library computer.  We offer free Wi-Fi so personal laptops may be brought to the class.  Call 812-936-2177 to register today!  SORRY!  WE ARE FULL, FULL, FULL!


computer class flyer


  Local woodcarver, Ferrell Wells, will be teaching four classes on the art of woodcarving beginning in April.  Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 4th & 18th AND May 2nd & 16th at 5:30 pm.  Registration is required and space is very limited.  Participants will also need to acquire a woodcarving knife and cut-proof glove.  Both can be purchased at Bear Hollow in downtown French Lick.  Stop by the Adult Circulation desk to register or call 812-936-2177.


wood carvers

Our own Crochet Extraordinaire, Phillis Rominger, will be teaching four crochet classes on the second and fourth Tuesdays in April & May.  The dates include April 11th & 25th AND May 9th & 23rd at 5:30 pm.  Registration is required and space is limited.  Participants will also need a “J” crochet hook and scissors.  Come by the Adult Circulation desk to register or call 812-936-2177.


Crochet class





  Our first mandala…..

Carol Coloring





Ladies coloring

   ….. and the finished product!mandala

 So many of our patrons enjoyed the benefits of sitting and coloring, we have a new one!

 Come on in….

Mandala 2aMandala 2                  Our newest creative saying:



March is Women’s History Month AND Indiana’s Disability Awareness Month

Both events are beautifully showcased on two aisles in our Adult Non-fiction Department.

Inspiring books and pictures are on display including paintings done by the folks from First Chance Center in Paoli.


History 2     History 4History 3





Disability        Disability 5      Disability 3   Disability 4

This month’s favorite author!


Jeff Shaara

The Friends of Melton Library are taking preorders for their annual Plant Sale Potpourri! Now through Saturday, April 1st you can come into the library and fill out your preorder during regularly scheduled hours.  Plant pick-up will be on Saturday, May 6th between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm.  (In time for Mother’s Day, of course! )   


                            Plant Sale