close
Font size options
Increase or decrease the font size for this website by clicking on the 'A's.
Contrast options
Choose a colour combintion to give he most comfortable contrast.

Merrillville

We're closed Sunday April 21

Branch manager
Erika

We're closed Sunday April 21

Address
1919 W. 81st Ave.
Merrillville
IN 46410
Tel: 219-769-3541

Hours

We're closed Sunday April 21
Mon, Apr 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 Closed
(Staff Training In-Service at Merrillville Branch)
Thu, Apr 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 Closed
(Easter)

Upcoming Events
Children's Programming Room
Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Baby & Me Time is a 1/2 hour program which includes songs, stories, and sensory play for babies 0 to 23 months and their caregiver.
Registration is now closed

Meeting Room B
Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for this craft criss-crossed with a writing class, where we'll take used books to make blackout poetry. Ages 12-18. Please register.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Experienced dance instructor will teach Ballroom Dancing for 8 weeks.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Apr 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Free Nutrition class

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Apr 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Spring"

Meeting Room B
Tue, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Wed, Apr 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Thu, Apr 25, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Meeting Room B
Thu, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Centier Bank presents the Top 5 Tips to help reach your savings goal! Light refreshments will be served.

Meeting Room A
Fri, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Informational and interactive session that focuses on understanding the disease process of progressive dementia.

Meeting Room A
Fri, Apr 26, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
A session on advanced issues and strategies. Please register by calling Alzheimer's Services of Northern Indiana toll free at 1-888-303-0180.

Meeting Room B
Fri, Apr 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
This class will explore the many ways you can learn how to search for your ancestors and find records in other states, countries or exploring research for different ethnicities.

Meeting Room A
Sat, Apr 27, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for Movie Time with popcorn and beverages as we watch Green Book. An African-American musician is chauffeured around the Jim Crow South by an Italian-American bouncer. PG-13 ; 130 minutes

Children's Programming Room
Mon, Apr 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Apr 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Free Nutrition class

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Apr 30, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 30, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Letter X"

Meeting Room B
Tue, Apr 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Children's Programming Room
Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Storytime for preschoolers and their families. Enjoy an evening storytime with books, finger plays, and music. Feel free to wear pajamas!

Meeting Room A
Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Thu, May 02, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Thu, May 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math, children in kindergarten - 6th grade can enjoy experimenting, designing, building, computing, & crafting!

Meeting Room B
Thu, May 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
THE library is YOUR library! Make your voice heard! Help your local library create programs and initiatives that help and interest you. We will brainstorm and discuss ways to improve teen/YA programs.

Children's Programming Room
Fri, May 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Homeschool families can meet to play fun games together. The library has some great board games to play, but families can bring their own games as well.

Meeting Room B
Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Interested in any of the needle arts including knit, crochet, cross-stitch, and more? Join us for an opportunity to chat and create. Bring your own projects. Small refreshments will be provided.

Children's Programming Room
Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Baby & Me Time is a 1/2 hour program which includes songs, stories, and sensory play for babies 0 to 23 months and their caregiver.

Meeting Room A
Mon, May 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Tue, May 07, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, May 07, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Letter Y"

Meeting Room C
Tue, May 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Free nutrition class!

Meeting Room B
Tue, May 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Thu, May 09, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Meeting Room A
Thu, May 09, 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Circle of Readers Book Discussion

Children's Programming Room
Mon, May 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Meeting Room A
Mon, May 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Tue, May 14, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, May 14, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Letter Z"

Children's Programming Room
Tue, May 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children in grades K-6 will have fun making their own unique LEGO® creations. The only requirement is imagination!

Meeting Room C
Tue, May 14, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Free nutrition class!

Meeting Room B
Tue, May 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Wed, May 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Thu, May 16, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Meeting Room B
Thu, May 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Inviting teens, ages 12-18, to LEGO® and Board Game Night. Stop in to build your creation or pick a board game to play instead. Please register. Snacks will be provided.

Children's Programming Room
Fri, May 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children will be making different inventions with littleBits, which are easy-to-use electronic building blocks.
This event is full

Meeting Room B
Sat, May 18, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Curious about competitive chess? Drop-in for our all-day chess tournament.

Children's Programming Room
Sat, May 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Baby & Me Time is a 1/2 hour program which includes songs, stories, and sensory play for babies 0 to 23 months and their caregiver.

Meeting Room A
Mon, May 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Painting class for adults. Work with acrylics & canvas on an easel, following instructor's example to create an original piece of art. $20 cash fee paid at the time of class covers all materials.

Meeting Room A
Mon, May 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Announcements: 

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