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Types of Events at Lake County Public Library

Looking for something to do in Northwest Indiana? Find fun and/or educational events and programs offered by the Lake County Public Library! Most of our programs are free and are open to anyone who wants to attend! Find everything from knitting groups, to computer lessons, to travel films, to English as a Second Language (ESL) classes right here.

All Ability
Tue, Sep 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - 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!

Sat, Sep 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Merrillville - 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.

Tue, Sep 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - 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!

Sat, Sep 14, 9:30am - 11:30am
Highland - Meeting Room A
Watch How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World in a sensory-friendly environment. All Ability programs are geared towards those with special needs but open to everyone. Registration is required.

Tue, Sep 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - 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!

Tue, Oct 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - 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!

Tue, Oct 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
Have fun with friends while playing an array of games! UNO, Wii, Giant Connect 4 & Match, etc All Ability programs are geared towards those with special needs but are open to all.

Sat, Oct 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Highland - Meeting Room A
Decorate a small pumpkin using a variety of materials. All Ability programs are geared towards those with special needs but open to everyone. Registration is required.

Tue, Oct 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - 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!

Arts & Crafts
Sat, Aug 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A
Make knitted hats using looms & yarn provided. No experience is necessary--it's fast & easy.

Classes
Sat, Aug 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A
Make knitted hats using looms & yarn provided. No experience is necessary--it's fast & easy.

Sat, Aug 24, 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 conversation skills with the help of a bilingual guide.

Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - 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, Aug 26, 10:30am - 11:15am
Highland - 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.

Mon, Aug 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room
This special storytime is designed for children ages 0-23 months and a caregiver. We will sing songs, read short stories, do lap bounces, and play!

Mon, Aug 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)
Teens will learn how to make "walking tacos" (meat and vegan option) then enjoy eating them afterward.

Mon, Aug 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room
Join the Calumet Astronomical Society, Inc. at the Library for an evening of space, science, & astronomical excitement! All welcome! A short business meeting precedes our speaker.

Discussion Groups
Mon, Aug 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Mon, Aug 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Aug 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Wed, Aug 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, Aug 29, 10:15am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Tue, Sep 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

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

Games and Hobbies
Fri, Aug 23, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Aug 26, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Aug 26, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Cedar Lake - Public Tables

Movie Screenings
Sat, Aug 24, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Aug 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

General Events
Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Sep 03, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville Branch - Lobby

Tue, Sep 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Special Events
Fri, Aug 23, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Aug 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Sat, Aug 24, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Sat, Aug 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 11:15am
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Aug 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Mon, Aug 26, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Mon, Aug 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Mon, Aug 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Mon, Aug 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Aug 26, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Cedar Lake - Public Tables

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Aug 27, 11:00am - 11:45am
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Tue, Aug 27, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Aug 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Small Study Room A
This event is full

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Tue, Aug 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Wed, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Aug 28, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Aug 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Wed, Aug 28, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Wed, Aug 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Wed, Aug 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Wed, Aug 28, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Wed, Aug 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, Aug 29, 10:15am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, Aug 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Aug 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Hobart Branch - Public Seating Area
This event is full

Thu, Aug 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Thu, Aug 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Aug 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Aug 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Fri, Aug 30, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

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

Sat, Aug 31, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A
This event is full

Sat, Aug 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 03, 10:00am - 10:45am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Sep 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room

Tue, Sep 03, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 03, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 03, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville Branch - Lobby

Tue, Sep 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 03, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Tue, Sep 03, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room

Canceled
Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago

Wed, Sep 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 04, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 04, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Wed, Sep 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Thu, Sep 05, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Thu, Sep 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Munster Library - Children's Area

Thu, Sep 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Sep 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Sep 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Sep 06, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room