Summer Reading 2023

Summer Reading runs from May 30th to July 21st

Reading Program Rules:

 Read a minimum of 3 books and complete 2 of the activities listed below to complete the program & receive your completion prize & tickets for prize drawings. You may replace the activities with 2 additional books. Keep reading all summer long for even more opportunities to win. For each book/activity you complete, you get a ticket to enter into our prize drawings. ALL AGES are encouraged to participate. If participating on Beanstack, choose the program of the library you use the most. 

Ways To Participate:

Summer Event Schedules

Jasper Programs

Ferdinand Programs

Dubois Programs

Birdseye Programs

Check out the Event Calendar for program info & registration.

(Subject to updates & changes)


We want to thank all of our sponsors for their support and making it possible for us to serve our community!

Jasper Branch

Platinum: Dr. Gregory Gordon/Jasper Optical Lab, Dubois County Tire & Supply, Freedom Bank, Friends of the Jasper Public Library, Harmon Family Chiropractic, Jasper Engines & Transmissions, Just a Trace, Kunkel Insurance Agency Inc., Meyer Distributing,
Pfau Family Dentistry, Retro Mexican Cuisine

Gold: Debbie Allen State Farm Insurance, Hoffman Office Supply, Hoosier Business Machines, Jasper Group, Pieper-Burns State Farm, Uebelhor Chevy Cadillac Toyota

Silver: Bob Lueger’s Buick GMC, Gunderson Eyecare, Indiana Furniture, James DeMotte, Krempp Lumber Company, Steve Lukemeyer – F.C. Tucker Emge, VFW Post 673 Auxiliary

Bronze:  Ann B. Patterson, MD. Carpet Warehouse, Dubois REC, Finishing Touches, Jagged Edge Hair Studio, Matrix Integration, Tom’s Lawn, Garden, & Appliance Center

Merchandise: Arby’s, Dairy Queen, Holiday Foods, Jasper Community Arts, Papa Johns, Tell City Pretzels, Zax Creamery, Zaxby’s, DC Broadcasting, Hedinger Beverage

Ferdinand Branch

Platinum: Friends of the Ferdinand Library, Patoka Valley Quilter’s Guild, Iota Lambda Chapter of Psi Iota Xi-Ferdinand, Rahman Law Office, Sander Processing & Meat Market

Gold: Dubois County Garage Doors, Kiwanis Club of Ferdinand, Dr. Lusk, Gary & Loida Riddle MD, Old National Bank, Schipp Insurance Group

Silver:  Commercial Truck Sales, Ferdinand American Legion, Ferdinand Farmers Insurance, Fleig’s Cafe, H&R Aluminum Co. Inc., Seufert Construction, PSC

Bronze: Astro Security, Inc. Bargain Barn Furniture, Dubois REC, Ferdinand Antique & Emporium, Ferdinand Processing Meats, Hagedorn Properties LLC, Knies Plumbing Heating Air, Pund Plumbing Heat Cooling, Universal Design Associates

Merchandise: Ferdinand News, DC Broadcasting, Big Splash Adventure, Casey’s, Children’s Museum of Evansville, Burdette Park, Dairy Queen, German American Bank, Holiday Foods, Indiana Caverns, Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, Louisville Bats,
St. Benedict’s Brew Works, Wonderlab, Tri-County YMCA, Ferdinand Fire Dept. Auxiliary, The Magic House

Dubois Branch

Program Sponsors: Farrah and Mike Snyder, Friends of the Dubois Library, JFS Milling Inc.(Farbest), Jim & Pat Riley, Rick & Marlene Vonderheide, Springs Valley Bank & Trust, Wabash Valley

Monetary Donations: Astro Security, Cathy & Jim Leistner, Donna & Tom Boehm, Dubois REC, Marcia & Jim Zehr, St. Peter’s Women’s Guild, Meyer Trucking Equipment, Sander Processing

Prize Donors: Big Splash Adventure, Chicago’s Pizza, Dr. & Mrs. Ehrhard, Dubois County Bombers, Green Thumb, Patriot & Sons Lawn Care, Girl Scout Troops 60 & 119, Dairy Queen, Indiana State Fair, Sharon Johnson, DC Broadcasting

Birdseye Branch

Platinum: Jacob Construction Inc., Janet & Roy Partenheimer, Zehrs Auto Repair

Gold: Anderson Valley Church, The Birdseye Conservation Club, Birdseye Volunteer Fire Dept., Fischer Electric, Friends of the Birdseye Library, Kiwanis of Ferdinand, New Hope General Baptist Church, Old National Bank,
Styles by Pam Golden, U.B. Klem Furniture, Welp’s Farm & Greenhouse

Silver: Divine Mercy Parish

Bronze: Astro Security Inc., Berg’s Garage Inc., Ken & Deborah Sinclair

Merchandise: Big Splash Adventure, Wilstem Ranch, Birdseye Dairy Barn, Dairy Queen, French Lick Scenic Railway, Indiana Caverns, Puzzles & Padlocks, Schwartz Family Restaurant, St. Benedict’s Brew Works, DC Broadcasting