Read Jackson County is a Champion for Dolly Parton's Imagination Library in Jackson County!

This program provides a free, age-appropriate book for children from ages newborn to their 5th birthday monthly! They are sent straight to their home! 

This amazing program helps build home libraries and increases literacy for our community's children by creating more access to books!


 What ages are eligible for the program? 

Ages 0-5


What areas of Jackson County are available?

All areas in Jackson County are eligible for the program. 


Are there any income restrictions?

No, there are no income restrictions, every child in our community ages 0-5 is eligible. 


Where can I register my child?

Please visit: https://bit.ly/3oRMMos


You can also print an application and mail it to: 


Schuler Bauer 

209 S. Carter Street

Seymour, IN 47274


Or visit The Magic of Books Bookstore

Donations for DPIL are done through these links, they are separate from Read Jackson County.


It is important that you use the information below if you'd like your donation to go specifically to DPIL.


How can I make a donation to the program?

Please visit: https://bit.ly/3tWHqvK


Please be sure that you select Jackson County, IN to ensure your donation stays in Jackson County. 


Make a check out to:

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

*write Jackson County Indiana in the memo line

Mail to this office:

Schuler Bauer 

209 S. Carter Street

Seymour, IN 47274