Spencer, Indiana

OWEN COUNTY

PUBLIC LIBRARY

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Library cards are free to all residents of Owen County, age 14 and up.

To get your library card bring a photo ID and, if your ID does NOT show your current address, a piece of mail with your name and current address postmarked within the last 30 days.

If you have had a library card in Owen County in the past you may have old fines to pay, or your address may need to be updated, so be sure to bring your proof of address even if you think you’ve had a card previously.

To view the official borrowing policies, overdue policies, and patron agreement, click here! Children’s cards (with limited privileges) are available for children ages 6-13. Children must be accompanied by their parent or guardian, with proof of address in Owen County, to obtain a card. Children are allowed to check out 10 items at a time, and are NOT allowed to check out DVD’s or video games.

Library Location and Hours

HOURS:

Monday – Thursday 9-8

Friday 9-6

Saturday 9-3

 

Location

10 S. Montgomery Street, Spencer, Indiana

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Reserve A Meeting Space

Meeting rooms are available for free to any non-profit organization during regular library hours. Other groups are welcome to call for a price quote.

To reserve a meeting space, call the adult circulation desk at (812) 829-3392 ext. 1.

Please have the date, time, and reason for your meeting ready, as well as the name and phone number for a contact person and the number of people that will be using the room. If you need to cancel your meeting for any reason, please notify the library at least 24 hours in advance.

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This handout contains very helpful information for users that are new to our library, including Contact information, our policies, and hours.

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December 2019

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  • OCPL & Minnetrista Theatre Presents: A Christmas Carol
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  • Cupcakes & Canvas

    December 5, 2019  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Relax with painting and a sweet treat with Cupcakes & Canvas! December's class will take place on Thursday, December 5th @ 6pm!

    *Spots are limited, so sign up for your spot by visiting or calling the Adult Circulation Desk at 812-829-3392!

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  • Music Friday @ the Hearth

    December 6, 2019  3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    Enjoy a calm afternoon of seasonal music at the Hearth on December 6th.

    3pm - 4pm: Mountain Strings Dulcimer Group

    4:30pm - 5:30pm: Phil Spaulding

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Welcome to the new website.

We are excited to be able to put forward our new website. As we move forward we plan to be able to offer all of the information you are used to finding and some new things in an all new way. Please be patient with us as we change over and grow this site. Our goal is...

Six Years of FREE Family Movie Nights at the Tivoli

When Spencer’s Tivoli Theatre reopened in April, 2013 the community was very excited to have our historic movie theater back in operation.  At the time we had been having monthly Family Movie Night programs here at the library so naturally we wondered if we might be...

Food Truck Tonight!

This year we are trying something new by having food trucks and music every Monday in June. We have had a great response with this, which we have dubbed “Monday Music Munches”.  Pictures are a few of our participating food trucks. This program begins at 11 o’clock am...

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Hours

Monday - Thursday 9-8

Friday 9-6

Saturday 9-3

Phone

(812) 829-3392

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