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Historic Scavenger Hunt

  • Shelby County Public Library - Carnegie East Wing 33 West Broadway Street Shelbyville, IN, 46176 United States (map)

Learn more about the history of Shelbyville by following clues to historical places! To begin...

  • Pick up a packet in the Genealogy and History Dept. of the Library (located in the library's annex, the Carnegie East Wing)
  • Follow the clues to each location
  • Learn more about that location
  • Find the clues to the next spot

All are within walking distance of the library -- with a few optional ones to drive to.

Summer reading tickets will be awarded for each location found!

The library will also be hosting an Indiana History Trivia Bingo Night on Thurs. July 5 and use clues, puzzles and hints from U.S. History top open "Break Out" Boxes in the Genealogy and History Dept. anytime from July 6-July 21!

Program Contact: Donna Dennison ( or 317-398-8144

This program is made possible through a grant from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.

Earlier Event: June 29
TEEN: Writer's Workshop!