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Hobart


Branch manager
Rachel


Address
100 N. Main St.
Hobart
IN 46342
Tel: 219-942-2243

Hours

Mon, Jun 24 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Tue, Jun 25 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Wed, Jun 26 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Thu, Jun 27 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Fri, Jun 28 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 Closed

Upcoming Events
Mon, Jun 24, 5:30pm - 7:45pm
Large Meeting Room
Come to the library for an interactive Star Trek experience! You can take part in the action with props and sound effects, or just sit back and enjoy the movie. Rated: PG-13 ; 128 minutes

Wed, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Local beekeeping expert Christine Pierce will lead a program for the whole family! Learn about why bees are important and how you could start a bee colony of your own.

Sat, Jun 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Large Meeting Room
Sashiko embroidery is a Japanese technique that can be used to make decorative pieces or do mending. Join us for a hands-on workshop. You'll also learn how to access Creativebug craft classes online.

Mon, Jul 01, 10:30am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills.

Mon, Jul 01, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Children's Program Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-6.

Mon, Jul 01, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Earn volunteer hours while helping us plan teen programming and services. For grades 6-12.

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Program Room
Children ages 8 and up can join State Representative Lisa Beck to learn how to make an Independence Day friendship bracelet.

Tue, Jul 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Program Room
Children (completed grades K-5) may free build with the library's LEGO® blocks or build a 'challenge' project. Constructions will be displayed in the library until the next LEGO® Club meeting.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Babies and toddlers, birth - 23 months of age, accompanied by their caregivers, will enjoy this program filled with rhymes, books, music, and movement designed to help early literacy skills.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Large Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime under the stars! This unique storytime will take place inside a special planetarium dome. Space is very limited, so all children and caregivers must register!

Mon, Jul 08, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Join us in the Digitarium, an inflatable dome planetarium. We will explore the stories of some Greco-Roman constellations, as well as reasons why constellations were created. Please pre-register!

Mon, Jul 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Join us in the Digitarium, an inflatable dome planetarium. Teens will explore the stories different cultures have imagined about constellations and the universe. Please pre-register!

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Join us at Festival park for stories, songs, and a craft!

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Children's Program Room
Storytime for preschoolers and their families. Enjoy an evening storytime with books, finger plays, and music. Feel free to wear pajamas!

Wed, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Enjoy an afternoon of crafting with recycled materials. Have fun and learn to reduce waste with Lake County Solid Waste Management District.

Sat, Jul 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
All ages of children and their families are invited to come play a variety of board games and video games. Bring your favorite game from home, or try something new by playing one of ours.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills.

Mon, Jul 15, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Children's Program Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-6.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Program Room
Children (completed grades K-5) may free build with the library's LEGO® blocks or build a 'challenge' project. Constructions will be displayed in the library until the next LEGO® Club meeting.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Babies and toddlers, birth - 23 months of age, accompanied by their caregivers, will enjoy this program filled with rhymes, books, music, and movement designed to help early literacy skills.

Wed, Jul 17, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Participants will learn a simple Japanese stab binding technique.

Sat, Jul 20, 9:00am - 11:30am
State Representative Ragen Hatcher will be holding open office hours for constituents to voice concerns on community or state issues and share ideas for legislation for the 2020 legislative session.

Sat, Jul 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
School-age children are invited to the library for an hour of art and fun. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Please wear clothes you can get messy in.

Mon, Jul 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Large Meeting Room
We'll watch episodes from an anime series. We'll also have art supplies on hand if you want to draw, sketch, or get creative or bring in your own sketchbook and projects to work on.

Tue, Jul 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Large Meeting Room
This program will focus on the animals that live in the Indiana Dunes National Park. Park Ranger Kip Walton will bring animals furs to see and touch along with a live animal.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Teens will construct a space obstacle course. Then they will code and operate the Dash and Sphero BOLT 'bots in a race through the course.

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Looking for something to do? Check out our film viewings, join a book club, bring the kids to story time, or find something completely new and different happening at your library soon!