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Merrillville


Branch manager
Erika


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

Hours

Mon, Jul 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Upcoming Events
Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A
Children and their families are invited to engage with the Challenger Learning Center's Space Stations! The three stations include "Back to the Moon", "Mars Madness", and "What's the Matter?".
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 18, 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, Jul 18, 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, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Informational and interactive session that focuses on understanding the disease process of progressive dementia.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room B
Informational and interactive session that focuses on understanding the disease process of progressive dementia.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room A
Kids ages 6 months through 3 years old and their caregivers will enjoy interacting at various play stations. Playing helps children learn language, literacy, social, and other skills.

Fri, Jul 19, 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.

Fri, Jul 19, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room B
A session on Advanced Issues and Strategies. Please register by calling Alzeimer's Services of Northern Indiana toll free at 1-888-303-0180.

Sat, Jul 20, 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, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A
Children in grades K-6th are welcome to join our cardboard challenge as we use our imaginations to create our own rocket ships using recyclable materials!

Tue, Jul 23, 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.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids ages 4-5.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Tue, Jul 23, 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, Jul 24, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room A
Enjoy a movie during summer break. Bring the whole family! Rated PG ; 88 minutes Snacks are welcome (clear drinks only)! *Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult 18+.

Thu, Jul 25, 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!

Rescheduled
Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
New date Friday, July 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Informational and interactive session that focuses on understanding the disease process of progressive dementia.

Rescheduled
Fri, Jul 26, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
New date Friday, July 19, 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.

Fri, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
Guest speaker Steve Szabados will give an overview of basic Polish researching techniques. He has conducted extensive research using church and other records throughout Poland.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Free fun for all ages! From trivia contests to games, crafts, artist alley, and a costume contest, show us your geek side! Costumes are highly encouraged!

Mon, Jul 29, 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, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
Using papier-mache and paint, make ready-to-use lampshades shaped and designed to look like a moon. All materials provided. Ages 12-18 SUPPLIES LIMITED! REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 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, Jul 30, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids ages 4-5.

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

Tue, Jul 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room C
Black Author Book Discussion Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room A
Enjoy a movie during summer break. Bring the whole family! Rated PG ; 100 minutes Snacks are welcome (clear drinks only)! *Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult 18+.

Sat, Aug 03, 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.

Tue, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Thu, Aug 08, 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Meeting Room A
Circle of Readers Book Discussion

Sat, Aug 10, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Meeting Room B
Curious about competitive chess? Drop-in for our all-day chess tournament

Tue, Aug 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Board Room
Bimonthly meeting for the Friends of LCPL.

Tue, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Meeting Room B
Pollock It Up: We'll be imitating the drip-painting art style of famous abstract painter, Jackson Pollock. All materials provided. AGES 12-18. Please Register! Limited Supplies & Availability!

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Play a friendly game of Chess or Go.

Thu, Aug 15, 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, Aug 16, 9:00am - 11:00am
Board Room
Public meeting of the Lakeshore Public Media Community Advisory Board (CAB).

Fri, Aug 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room A
Informational and interactive session that focuses on understanding the disease process of progressive dementia.

Fri, Aug 16, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room A
A session on advanced issues and strategies. Please register by calling Alzheimer's Services of Northern Indiana toll free at 1-888-303-0180.

Fri, Aug 16, 5:45pm - 9:00pm
Join fellow researchers during extended hours and take the next step in your genealogy research. Patrons MUST register in advance and be in the building and checked in by 5:45 pm.

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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!