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Griffith-Calumet Twp


Branch manager
Beth


Address
1215 E. 45th Ave.
Griffith
IN 46319
Tel: 219-838-2825

Hours

Mon, Aug 19 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Tue, Aug 20 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Wed, Aug 21 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Thu, Aug 22 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Fri, Aug 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 25 Closed

Upcoming Events
Mon, Aug 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Meeting Room
Li-yan and her family align their lives around the seasons and the farming of tea.

Wed, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Programming Room
Children birth - 23 mos. old, accompanied by an adult caregiver, will enjoy this 30 min. lap-sit program. Songs, stories, finger plays and rhymes will encourage interaction and language development.

Wed, Aug 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Costa Rica receives up to 300 inches of rain annually, creating lush jungles and raging rivers. At the Rainmaker Nature Refuge, explore the jungle canopy from 350 feet in the air.

Thu, Aug 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room
Like to cross-stitch, knit, crochet, or do any other craft? Every Thursday, bring and work on your own project while enjoying the company of others.

Thu, Aug 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn how to fold 3D origami pieces then assemble them into a small bird. Please register to help us be sure enough supplies will be ready! Ages 12 to 18.

Tue, Sep 03, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room
Learn, practice, and enjoy creating with paper, rubber stamps, and ink. The $5 fee covers materials and is due at the time of the class. Bring adhesive and scissors. Registration Required.

Tue, Sep 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn, practice, and enjoy creating with paper, rubber stamps, and ink. The $5 fee covers materials and is due at the time of the class. Bring adhesive and scissors. Registration Required.

Tue, Sep 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Preschoolers will enjoy stories, music, games, STEM, finger plays and make a craft.

Tue, Sep 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Boundless Book Club: During this club we will be reading aloud a book geared appropriately to age, vocabulary and interests of adults with special needs/lower literacy. Join us for reading fun!

Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Programming Room
Toddlers accompanied by an adult caregiver, will gain early literacy skills and enjoy stories, music, finger plays, and a craft.

Wed, Sep 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room
This session, presented by Suzy LaBarge, explains Identity Theft, how to guard against it, and what to do if your identity is compromised.

Thu, Sep 05, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room
Like to cross-stitch, knit, crochet, or do any other craft? Every Thursday, bring and work on your own project while enjoying the company of others.

Thu, Sep 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Don Camp will provide information primarily focused on those people aging into to Medicare this year & those requiring a refresher course about all aspects of Medicare. Please register.

Canceled
Sat, Sep 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Get ready for the release of the Downton Abbey movie by enjoying an afternoon tea with light refreshments and some show trivia. Themed attire welcome! REGISTRATION REQUIRED! 18 and over.

Mon, Sep 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
This twisty thriller with multilayered characters features a story of loss, grief, and renewal. Readers will be kept on the edge of their seats.

Mon, Sep 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Kids grades K-5 will create a fun project and learn something new about art.

Tue, Sep 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Attendees will create their own pouch to be used for art supplies, makeup, etc. Registration Req! All Ability programs are geared towards those with special needs but are open to all!

Wed, Sep 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Relax via this coloring for adults open session. Enjoy a warm cup of coffee & tea while getting creative with no pressure for perfection. Coloring materials provided.

Wed, Sep 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Programming Room
Children birth - 23 mos. old, accompanied by an adult caregiver, will enjoy this 30 min. lap-sit program. Songs, stories, finger plays and rhymes will encourage interaction and language development.

Wed, Sep 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Teens are welcome to come to the monthly TAB meeting to discuss upcoming teen programs while earning volunteer hours.

Thu, Sep 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room
Like to cross-stitch, knit, crochet, or do any other craft? Every Thursday, bring and work on your own project while enjoying the company of others.

Sat, Sep 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Ahead of Hobbit Day (September 22), teens can create their own hobbit house greeting cards. Please register: supplies limited.

Mon, Sep 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Kids (K-5th grade) will make their own LEGO® creations using the library's LEGO® blocks.

Tue, Sep 17, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn defensive driving techniques, safety strategies, and new traffic laws and rules of the road. $15 for AARP members; $20 for non-members. To register, call Jeanette Pike of AARP at 219-949-6307.

Tue, Sep 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Preschoolers will enjoy stories, music, games, STEM, finger plays and make a craft.

Tue, Sep 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Boundless Book Club: During this club we will be reading aloud a book geared appropriately to age, vocabulary and interests of adults with special needs/lower literacy. Join us for reading fun!

Wed, Sep 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Programming Room
Toddlers accompanied by an adult caregiver, will gain early literacy skills and enjoy stories, music, finger plays, and a craft.

Wed, Sep 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Movie Wednesday features a romantic-comedy with a twist! Starring Rebel Wilson and Liam Helmsworth. PG-13, 1h 29min

Wed, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Create with perler beads. Supplies to make your designs into magnets or keychains will be provided. Please register.

Thu, Sep 19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room
Like to cross-stitch, knit, crochet, or do any other craft? Every Thursday, bring and work on your own project while enjoying the company of others.

Thu, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room
Rep. Chris Chyung will be hosting a Town Hall to meet with the public about Indiana issues.

Fri, Sep 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
All ages are welcome to stop in our meeting room to work on a provided coloring sheet, or bring your own! Submitted coloring sheets will be displayed through October in our display case.

Announcements: 

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