Tyson Library News
“When I step into this library, I cannot understand why I ever step out of it.” Marie de Sevigne

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   Versailles, Indiana 

Fall, 2010

In This Issue
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6 pages if  printed

Evergreen Indiana

Fall Activities for Kids

New Books & Videos

Movies on the Library
Big Screen

click for complete calendar of events

Oct 27-28
Haunted Library

Nov 6
Movie: Toy Story 3

Nov 13
Toddler/Preschool movie

Nov 20
Movie: Cats & Dogs

Nov 26
Crafts for Kids

Haunted Library V
presented by Tyson TNTeens

Wednesday, October 27 & Thursday, October 28

6:30-7:00pm lights on - 7:00-8:00pm it's DARK!
free admision - donations accepted!

 Evergreen Indiana

Tyson Library is now part of the Evergreen Indiana System
Using your Tyson Library/Evergreen Indiana card you have access to the resources in 100 public libraries in Indiana, totallying nearly 1 million volumes. Here are a few things you should be aware of...

  • 21-day book & audiobook loans, with one renewal
  • 7-day DVD & video loans, with one renewal
  • Overdues calculated at $.25 per day, per item, with a $10.00 cap, per item
  • Tyson Library district (Brown, Johnson, Shelby, and Otter Creek Townships)
    new cards and renewals remain $2.00 for adults
  • Non-resident fee charged for those living outside of Tyson Library district
  • Children's cards, formerly expiring on the child's 16th birthday
    will now expire no later than September 30th, 2011.
  • Your current Tyson Library card will be honored until its expiration date.
    At that time, or anytime you wish, we will replace your current card with a new
    Evergreen Indiana card.

A complete brochure on Evergreen Indiana is available at the library.

Also reading the instructions for My Account is recommended

Please contact us with any questions.

Map of surrounding library districts - those
in green are members of Evergreen Indiana

List of all Evergreen Indiana member libraries


 Autumn Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
September 30 thru November 18

Join us for Thursday Fun - something for everyone!
10:30-11:30 a.m.

October 28 - Witches call
November 4 - Happy harvest
November 11 - Movie matinee
November 18 - Turkey time

Special events - please sign up in advance
(call the library or click )

Spider hunt - October 23, 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Polar Express - December 1, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Fall Reading Program for Grades K-6

Children in grades K- 6 can participate in our reading program
to have chances to win prizes. Stop by the library beginning
Thursday, September 16 to pick up a reading log.

Personalized A.R. lists can be assembled for our school-age readers

Let us help with finding the right A.R. level books. Contact Krista at the library
and spend a few minutes talking about your A.R. level and reading interests.
We will provide a list of titles that fit those interess and needs.
And, we'll help you locate the books.


Special Programs for K thru 6
(call the library or click )

Day after Thanksgiving Day Crafts
Friday, November 26, 1-3pm
Make some holiday goodies for your family and an extra gift to share
with residents of Silver Memories nursing home.




Movies on the library's big screen

Toy Story 3
Saturday, November 6, 12:30pm

Cats & Dogs:
Revenge of Kitty Galore

Saturday, November 20, 12:30pm

 The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Saturday, December 4, 12:30pm


Despicable Me

Wednesday, December 29, 12:30pm

Register for the movie by calling 689-5894 or click on this icon, now, or anytime you see it on the library's website



New Books & Movies

For a complete listing of new books and movies at the library
click on the following links

NEW BOOKS in the library


 NEW MOVIES in the library

See what's new!
Book Page is a monthly book review publication
which serves as a broad-based selection guide
to the best new books published every month.
click image to go to Book Page


  Now accepted!

For your convenience the library now accpets Visa, Mastercard or Discover credit and debit cards for any library payment. Note that debit card transactions will be handled as a credit transaction (the money is not immediately withdrawn from checking, but may take 2-3 days to process the transaction). There are no fees charged to you for any transaction.



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