The following activities have been scheduled for July at the Nappanee Public Library”

Recipe Swap

July 16, 7 to 8 p.m. Adult

Exchange your favorite recipes and collect some new favorites. Each month has a theme. In July, bring a dish made with squash, try other dishes and return home with a stack of new recipes!


Book Club

July 17, 6:30 to 8 p.m.


Titles alternate between fiction and non-fiction. In July, read “The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World’s Most Precious Manuscripts” by Joshua Hammer.

For more information, or to reserve a copy of an upcoming selection, see any service desk, or call 574-773-7919. No registration necessary.

Slime Camp

July 17, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Ages 5 - 12

Slime-loving kids will have a blast trying out new recipes using different, crazy ingredients. Each session is $5 per participant. Payment is due at registration. Notify staff of any allergies at registration. Registration is required by July 10. Call 574-773-7919 or visit to register.

Hook & Wool

July 19, 6 to 7:30 p.m. | Adult

Join others who love to crochet or are just learning. Bring your own supplies and crochet together. Get help on with your project or refine your skills. This is a casual group for all skill levels. No registration necessary.

Homes Of The Kitchen Industry: Walking Tour

July 19, 7 to 8 p.m.

Put on your walking shoes and join us as we hit the pavement and learn more about the houses that were built for and by the men of the “Kitchen Industry.” A guide will lead you through the Historic East District. Admire the homes from the street as you learn more about them and the people who built them. Register by July 12.

The Young & Restless

July 20, 10 to 10:30 a.m. Infant - Toddler

Join us for a storytime created for babies, toddlers, and caregivers. There will be bubbles, dancing, music, and stories! The only requirement is to have fun! Feel free to bring a blanket or play mat. Register by July 13, by calling 574-773-7919 or visit