September Events
Arts & Crafts
September 7 at 11 am
Create stick scarecrows!

September 13 at 2 pm
Do you enjoy crafting and being artistic? Get ready for a crafternoon at the library, offering a wide range of arts and crafts projects for adults of all ages!

Discover the endless creative potential of this Japanese braiding technique to design unique bracelets, necklaces, lanyards and more. Carol Greski will lead beginners through the process using a finger loom and yarn.

All materials provided at no cost. Registration required.
International Festival
September 14 from 3 to 6 pm
Monticello is home to people from all over the world, including Mexico, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Japan, China, India, the Philippines and on. The library will offer the community of Monticello the opportunity to enjoy and share all the cultures of their community!

Artwork by local and international artists will be on display from September 3 to September 14 and available for purchase during the International Festival event from 3 to 6 pm. Food from a variety of countries will be available for purchase. Enjoy performances from violinist Olga Berezhnaya and learn about the about the Polynesian Dance, Hawaiian language, and Lei making from Charlotte Battin.

The event is for all ages to attend. All proceeds from the food sales will go towards funding library programming. Proceeds from all sales will go towards funding adult programming.

For more information on the International Festival, please contact the Adult Services Manager at 574-583-2665, extension 3307, or email
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About Monticello-Union Township Public Library
The Monticello-Union Township Public Library is a service institution that seeks to inform, educate, and culturally enrich the community.

About the Tippecanoe Arts Federation
The Tippecanoe Arts Federation is the umbrella organization and arts council for 14 counties. TAF provides educational opportunities in the visual, performing, and literary arts, outreach programs for both underserved and at-risk youth, and funding for capital and operational expenses to fellow arts organizations region wide. Established in 1976, the Tippecanoe Arts Federation serves as a model for arts advocacy by promoting the role of the arts within our region. More information is available at