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Merrillville

We're closed Sunday September 01
We're closed Monday September 02

Branch manager
Erika

We're closed Sunday September 01
We're closed Monday September 02

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

Hours

We're closed Sunday September 01
We're closed Monday September 02
Mon, Aug 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Aug 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Aug 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Aug 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Aug 30 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 31 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 01 Closed

Upcoming Events
Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Programming 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.

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
Children's Programming Room
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills.

Tue, Aug 27, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-6.

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Tue, Aug 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B
Together with PFLAGCP-NWI, we are hosting a social, support, education, & networking space for LGBTQ+ teens & their allies. Teens (12-18) are welcome. Parents/guardians can meet concurrently.

Wed, Aug 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
Registration begins at 6:00 pm. Presentation is at 6:30 pm.

Thu, Aug 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Children in grades K-6 will have fun making their own unique LEGO® creations. The only requirement is imagination!

Sat, Aug 31, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Programming Room
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.

Tue, Sep 03, 10:00am - 10:45am
Children's Programming Room
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teaches early literacy skills.

Tue, Sep 03, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Tue, Sep 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Thu, Sep 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math, children in kindergarten-6th grade can enjoy experimenting, designing, building, computing, & crafting!

Fri, Sep 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Programming Room
Homeschool families can meet to play fun games together or have fun making their own unique LEGO® creations! The library will provide board games, but families may bring games from home if desired.

Sat, Sep 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B
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.

Sat, Sep 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Programming Room
Join us at the library for an open play session designed for children with sensory challenges. Children of all abilities are welcome to attend. Caregivers must accompany participants to the program.

Mon, Sep 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Programming 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.

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

Tue, Sep 10, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Tue, Sep 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Board Room
A public meeting of the Community Advisory Board for Lakeshore Public Media.

Tue, Sep 10, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room B
Still-Life: We'll be painting a prearranged object to hone our skills. All materials provided. AGES 12-18. Please Register! Limited Supplies & Availability!

Tue, Sep 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Wed, Sep 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Children k-6 grade are invited to the Merrillville library for a tres magnifique event (That's a fancy way of saying magnificent!). Dress up fancy for crafts, activities, and tea time fun!

Thu, Sep 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Children in grades K-6 will have fun making their own unique LEGO® creations. The only requirement is imagination!

Thu, Sep 12, 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Meeting Room A
Circle of Readers Book Discussion

Sat, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Programming Room
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.

Mon, Sep 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room A
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.

Mon, Sep 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Tue, Sep 17, 9:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
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.

Tue, Sep 17, 10:00am - 10:45am
Children's Programming Room
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teaches early literacy skills.

Tue, Sep 17, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Tue, Sep 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room B
Join us for the screening of an anime movie or TV series. Ages 12-18. Please Register. Snacks will be served.

Tue, Sep 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Wed, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Wed, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime for preschoolers and their families. Enjoy an evening storytime with books, finger plays, and music. Feel free to wear pajamas!

Thu, Sep 19, 9:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
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.

Thu, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room B
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.

Fri, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Programming Room
Homeschool children are invited to attend a program exploring a unique topic each month. The only requirement is imagination and registration!

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Programming 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, Sep 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Tue, Sep 24, 9:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
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.

Tue, Sep 24, 10:00am - 10:45am
Children's Programming Room
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teaches early literacy skills.

Tue, Sep 24, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Tue, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room C
Black Author Discussion Group

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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!