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Upcoming Events
Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room
Babies and toddlers will participate in stories, nursery rhymes, finger plays, and music activities designed to enhance important... more
Babies and toddlers will participate in stories, nursery rhymes, finger plays, and music activities designed to enhance important pre-literacy skills.

Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room
Homeschool children are invited to attend a program exploring a unique topic each month. The only requirement is imagination and... more
Homeschool children are invited to attend a program exploring a unique topic each month. The only requirement is imagination and registration!

Fri, Oct 18, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room
Come play chess with us! All levels of experience are welcome. We can accommodate 20 people playing at the same time. Jeffrey Graves is... more
Come play chess with us! All levels of experience are welcome. We can accommodate 20 people playing at the same time. Jeffrey Graves is the program facilitator.

Fri, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Seating Area
Receive individualized instruction in basic computer skills.
This event is full

Fri, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
Kids, K-5th grade, will celebrate Hispanic Heritage with yummy elotes (Mexican corn) and folk art projects from South America and Puerto... more
Kids, K-5th grade, will celebrate Hispanic Heritage with yummy elotes (Mexican corn) and folk art projects from South America and Puerto Rico. Registration required.

Sat, Oct 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A
Painting class for adults. Work with acrylics & canvas on an easel, following instructor's example to create an original piece of art.... more
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.

Canceled
Sat, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dyer-Schererville
Join us for a storytime with a focus on mindfulness.

Sat, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 2:45pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
Watch The Nightmare Before Christmas (rated PG) and make a craft. Please register: seats limited for the craft activity. Teens are... more
Watch The Nightmare Before Christmas (rated PG) and make a craft. Please register: seats limited for the craft activity. Teens are welcome to attend only for the movie without preregistering.

Sat, Oct 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room
This bi-monthly session is an opportunity for non-native speakers with intermediate knowledge of Spanish to practice listening and... more
This bi-monthly session is an opportunity for non-native speakers with intermediate knowledge of Spanish to practice listening and conversation skills with the help of a bilingual guide.

Sat, Oct 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room
Children in grades 1-5 will learn about simple circuits and make a flashlight out of a popsicle stick! Supplies are limited.... more
Children in grades 1-5 will learn about simple circuits and make a flashlight out of a popsicle stick! Supplies are limited. Registration required.

Sat, Oct 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hobart Library - Children's Area
Readers of all ages are invited to practice their reading skills by reading to a therapy dog.

Announcements

Celebrate NWI Heritage

The very first Hobart library.

Our NWI Heritage celebration continues until October 31! Learn about our heritage and local history and win prizes. See the amazing events and prizes here!

Special Hours

November 27
All Locations: 9 AM - 5 PM

Thanksgiving turkey with leaves

November 28: Thanksgiving
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