Celebrate the dedication of the new playground equipment and a year of StoryWalks at Windisch Park with a storytime, craft and games. Meet Llama from Anna Dewdney's book “Llama, Llama Red Pajama," too.
Let us know if you plan to attend the party!
This StoryWalk is located at Windisch Park in Bargersville.Enjoy The Big Storm: a Very Soggy Counting Book by Nancy Tafuri and fun activities as you and your family stroll along the trail.
Description: Ten animals find shelter in a hill hollow one by one, but when the storm is over, a rumbling tells them there is still danger afoot.
Special thanks to our partner: Town of Bargersville.
Country Gate Park StoryWalk
This StoryWalk is located at Country Gate Park in New Whiteland.
Come read Help Find Frank by Anne Bollman while you take a stroll with your family.
Description: Where, oh where, can Frank the French bulldog be? See if you can follow the clues and find the missing pup!
Special thanks to our partners: Town of New Whiteland, 84 Lumber, and Life Scout Sean Donaldson, who constructed the StoryWalk signs and Little Free Library with the help of fellow scouts from Troop 245 Greenwood, as his Eagle Scout Service Project.
Kelsey Anne Devine StoryWalk
This StoryWalk is located at the Trafalgar Branch of Johnson County Public Library. Stroll along our beautiful prairie walk while you enjoy the story with your family.
Come read Early Bird by Toni Yuly while you walk.Description: Early Bird wakes up before the sun. She is hungry. What will she have for breakfast?
Free-spirited Kelsey grew up in Trafalgar and graduated from Indian Creek High School. Kelsey cherished her family, friends and her dog Marley with all her heart. She loved spending time in the sunshine and taking photos, especially with Marley. Kelsey dreamed of one day living in Florida, near the ocean. This StoryWalk was created in memory of Kelsey, and in celebration of her love for this community.
Johnson County's first StoryWalk is located in Franklin's Urban Forest, just a few blocks from the Franklin Branch.
Come read Raindrops Roll by April Pulley Sayre while you walk.
Description: Discover the wonder of water in this refreshingly fun and fascinating exploration of rain, raindrops, and the water cycle.The Glick Fund, a fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation, is proud to support libraries and authors from across Indiana through the Indiana Authors Award. In 2011, Micah Ling won the Eugene and Marilyn Indiana Authors award for Emerging Author. Grant money awarded from this honor funds JCPL’s Franklin StoryWalk.
Greenwood/Center Grove StoryWalk
The Greenwood/Center Grove StoryWalk is located at Independence Park in Greenwood. The StoryWalk features a popular picture book along the path. Enjoy the book and fun activities as you and your family stroll along the trail.
Come read One Day in the Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus Tree by Daniel Bernstrom while you walk.
Description: Gobbled by a snake, a crafty boy finds a find a way out of his predicament by encouraging the snake to eat an increasing number of animals.The Greenwood/Center Grove StoryWalk is brought to you by Johnson County Public Library, the Rotary Club of Greenwood/White River, and Johnson County Parks & Recreation.
The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg Hubbard Library. Storywalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.