Fort Branch & Haubstadt Public Library

Hours & Locations

    • Fort Branch Public Library

      107 E Locust St.
      Fort Branch, IN 47648

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      Phone: 812-753-4212

    • Business Hours

      Mon: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Tues: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Wed: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Thurs: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Fri: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      Sat: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
      Sunday: Closed

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    • Haubstadt Public Library

      101 W. Gibson St.
      Haubstadt, IN 47639

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      Phone: 812-768-6005

    • Business Hours

      Mon: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Tues: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Wed: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Thurs: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
      Fri: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      Sat: Closed
      Sunday: Closed

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December 2023 Staff Recommendations

Dec 13, 2023 | Hidden Gems

 

If you are looking for a book to curl up with this holiday season look no further than our December Staff Recommendations. We asked John, one of our library clerks, what some of this favorite reads are some we can give you some great recommendations!

What has been your favorite nonfiction book this year?

Sixty Feet, Six inches by Bob Gibson, Reggie Jackson, and Lonnie Wheeler. “Bob Gibson and Reggie Jackson discuss opposing perspectives of the pitcher and hitter.”

Sixty Feet, Six Inches is as available at the Fort Branch library.

Summer Wind by local author Randy Mills. “It’s the story of a local soldier during the Vietnam War.”

Summer Wind is available as a physical copy at the Fort Branch and Haubstadt Libraries. It is also available as an e-book on Libby.

What is a children’s book that you think everyone should read?

Peef: The Christmas Bear by Tom Hegg. ” The story of a teddy bear wanting to be loved at Christmas.”

Peef: The Christmas Bear is available at both the Fort Branch and Haubstadt Libraries.

 

Items can be reserved by: 

  • going through the online catalog
    • use the number under the barcode on your library card as the username
    • the password is the last 4-digits of your phone number
  • calling us at 812-753-4212
  • texting us at 812-649-1084
  • responding to this email 
  • stopping into either library

Check out these great recommended reads – we hope to see you soon!