2017 - Activities/Events/Meetings in Our Area

If your group is having a fun or fund raising event let us know, we'd be happy to help you advertise.  

Contact us one of three ways:  
Phone:  574-896-2841
Fax:  574-896-2892
Email:  lib.norjud@gmail.com

12/1/2017 to 1/1/2018 Polar Express Train Ride

posted by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library

There may not be snow yet, but it's time to start thinking Christmas if you want a golden ticket on THE POLAR EXPRESS! Popular dates and times are already selling out for Chicago's hottest (and coolest ❄️) new holiday tradition. Book now and secure your seats at http://bit.ly/1mfJLhB

Well, are you coming? Rail Events Productions is proud to announce THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride is returning to historic Chicago Union Station this holiday season!

Powered by Amtrak, this magical experience opens December 1st and runs through January 1st. Exact dates, times, and prices are available by visiting the Schedule & Tickets page. Each ticket includes fantastic entertainment, delicious hot chocolate, a scrumptious cookie, and a keepsake sleigh bell to bring home. Families are encouraged to wear their pajamas for the ride!

10/14/2017 Harvest Hoot Festival

posted by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library

The Harvest Hoot Festival is a fall fest held on an actual farm located in a beautiful rural setting for a short distance from lovely Lake Bruce. Local area crafters, vendors, antiques, pumpkins, and a few farm animals mix it up for a day of family fun. There is something for all ages. The festival is held at Ephraim Farm which belongs to the Haschel family. Come enjoy the day! This is a rain or shine event. 

Ephraim Farm, 587 N 700 E, Kewanna, IN 46939

Hours:  Sat. 9am-4pm

For more information call (574) 653-1221 or visit https://www.facebook.com/Harvest-Hoot-806935229471688/

10/21/2017 Indiana Birding: Crash Course

posted by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library   [ updated ]

October 21 at 2 PM - 5 PM at the Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education, 100 N Lake St, Gary, Indiana 46403

Join Indiana Audubon Society for one of several three hour introduction to birding workshops held throughout the state. Each workshop is led by IAS Executive Director, Brad Bumgardner, and features a jam packed schedule, looking at all things birding. This hands-on workshop is designed for both beginning bird watchers and general nature enthusiasts looking to learn more about the birds around their neighborhood and where to enjoy birds statewide. A sample of the topics covered include:

History of Ornithology
Parts of a Bird
Birding in Indiana
Bird Banding and Citizen Science
Using Binoculars and Field Guides
Finding Birds
Bird Sounds ID Intro
Identifying the Common Species In Indiana

The workshop will take place at the Douglas Center, within the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in Miller, IN. Participants should bring binoculars if you have them, and a good pair of sturdy hiking shoes. Each workshop will include indoor and outdoor portions. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. 

Registration is required. Registration is $10 for IAS Members and $15 for Non-IAS Members. Limited space is available for each workshop. Additional statewide event sponsorship by the Robert Cooper Audubon Society, Indiana State Parks, Hamilton County Parks and Recreation, National Park Service, and The Indiana State Historic Sites.

9/28/2017 Daisy Girl Scout Registration

posted by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library

9/23 & 24/2017 Tippecanoe River State Park Programs

posted Sep 20, 2017, 2:27 PM by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library


10/7/2017 Taco Dinner

posted Sep 20, 2017, 1:35 PM by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library   [ updated Sep 20, 2017, 2:49 PM ]

Okay everyone! Get ready for a delicious Taco Dinner! Mint Festival Committee will hold a Mint Taco Dinner on Saturday, October 7 at the Lutheran School in North Judson from 3-8 CST.   $8 per plate = 3 Tacos, Rice and Beans

The proceeds will be used to help bring in new attractions and to continue our great Mint Festival! You can purchase tickets for our Mint Taco Dinner from any of our Mint Committee members - Donna Henry, Paige Barnett, Matt Hamilton, Sharen Barnett, Bob Barnett, Phil Rodriguez, Andrea Wireman, Katie Collins, Cheryl Tellman, Terry & Deb Young. 

Plan to join us for some delicious tacos and a fun evening! We also plan to have a bake sale.

10/11/2017 Manufacturing Job Fair

posted Sep 20, 2017, 1:33 PM by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library

11/12/2017 NJ Kiwanis Breakfast

posted Sep 20, 2017, 1:20 PM by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library

10/1/2017 Henny Penny Chicken Dinner

posted Sep 20, 2017, 8:51 AM by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library

10/5/2017 NJ-SP Elementary PTO Meeting

posted Sep 19, 2017, 3:01 PM by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library


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