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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
Sat, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A
Create space-themed art with family and friends!

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
We will meet on our side patio to create sidewalk chalk art. Alternative chalk craft will be available for those who cannot get on ground &/or as a rain alternative. Registration Req.

Sat, Jul 06, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland - Meeting Room A
Sing karaoke and play board games with friends and family. All Ability programs are geared towards those with special needs but open to everyone. Registration is required.

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
Create night sky/Guardians of the Galaxy themed crafts! Galaxy jar lights & other fun options! We will be using acrylic paints & mod podge. Registration Required!
This event is full

Arts & Crafts
Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room
Join us while we decorate flower pots and plant flowers in those pots! All materials will be provided. Registration is required due to limited materials.... more
Join us while we decorate flower pots and plant flowers in those pots! All materials will be provided. Registration is required due to limited materials. Ages 10-18.

Wed, May 22, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room
Bring your favorite yarn or thread project and enjoy some great company while you create! All crafters are welcome, no matter what craft you enjoy!

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - 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, May 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
Learn how to make a colorful chevron friendship bracelet. Registration is required.

Classes
Tue, May 21, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - 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, May 21, 10:00am - 10:45am
Merrillville - 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. "Summer"

Tue, May 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room
Preschoolers, ages 4, 5 & 6 will hear stories, enjoy music, games, STEM, finger plays and make a craft to take home.

Tue, May 21, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room
$35* is due at time of class. Participants who successfully complete the course will earn a CPR Course completion card valid for 2 years. Taught by certified CPR instructor, Paula Thompson, RN.

Tue, May 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room C
Free nutrition class!

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room
Join us for an educational seminar to learn about all your Medicare choices. This is a free session for informational purposes. Perfect whether you're just getting started or looking to learn more.

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room
Kids in 5th grade to 12th grade (at least 11 years old by May 31st) train to be volunteers for the Griffith-Calumet Township Branch Summer Reading Program.

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)
Clear out the clutter! Professional Organizer Erin Kelly will share her top tips on how to get and stay organized. A question and answer session will follow the program.

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room
This half hour lap-sit program for kids from birth to 23 months old uses songs, rhymes and finger plays to encourage interaction and foster language development.

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room
An experienced labor nurse will help expectant parents prepare for labor by providing education and advice on the labor experience. She will help parents feel prepared for the birth of their baby. 

Wed, May 22, 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, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room
Teens who have finished 5th grade or higher, will be trained for volunteering for the summer.

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room
Whether you are turning 65 or are just new to Medicare, you may have questions. Don Camp will help you learn about the different parts of Medicare and how to choose a plan that may meet your needs.

Thu, May 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - 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, May 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room
Toddlers 2 and 3 years of age accompanied by a caregiver will participate in stories, finger plays, music activities, crafts, and more. Activities will help to develop important pre-literacy skills.

Thu, May 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room
Kids in 5th grade to 12th grade (at least 11 years old by May 31st) train to be volunteers for the Griffith-Calumet Township Branch Summer Reading Program.

Discussion Groups
Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Wed, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, May 23, 10:15am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, May 23, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room
This event is full

Thu, May 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Tue, May 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

English as a Second Language
Mon, May 20, 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, May 22, 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, May 29, 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.

Mon, Jun 03, 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, Jun 05, 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.

Mon, Jun 10, 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, Jun 12, 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
Tue, May 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A
Registration is now closed

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B
This event is full

Wed, May 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Fri, May 24, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Movie Screenings
Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Wed, May 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:15pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 12:45pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

General Events
Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
St. John - Children's Program Room
This event is full

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room
This event is full

Wed, May 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Thu, May 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, May 28, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Lake Station-New Chicago Library - Library Foyer

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Jun 04, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville Branch - Lobby

Wed, Jun 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Jun 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Jun 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Special Events
Tue, May 21, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Tue, May 21, 10:00am - 10:45am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
St. John - Children's Program Room
This event is full

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A
Registration is now closed

Tue, May 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Tue, May 21, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Tue, May 21, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Tue, May 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B
This event is full

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room
This event is full

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:15pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Wed, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, May 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Thu, May 23, 10:15am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 12:45pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room
This event is full

Thu, May 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
St. John - Children's Program Room

Thu, May 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Thu, May 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Fri, May 24, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Sat, May 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Sat, May 25, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Sat, May 25, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Sat, May 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A
This event is full

Sat, May 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Sat, May 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 28, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Tue, May 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, May 28, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Lake Station-New Chicago Library - Library Foyer

Tue, May 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, May 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room
This event is full

Tue, May 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, May 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B
This event is full

Tue, May 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, May 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, May 29, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, May 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Hobart - Quiet Study Room
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Wed, May 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Wed, May 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Canceled
Wed, May 29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville

Thu, May 30, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

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

Thu, May 30, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Thu, May 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Fri, May 31, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Fri, May 31, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Sat, Jun 01, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Sat, Jun 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Mon, Jun 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Jun 03, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Mon, Jun 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Mon, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Jun 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
St. John - Children's Program Room

Mon, Jun 03, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Mon, Jun 03, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Jun 03, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Cedar Lake - Public Tables

Tue, Jun 04, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 10:45am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Jun 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Tue, Jun 04, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 04, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville Branch - Lobby

Tue, Jun 04, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Jun 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Tue, Jun 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Tue, Jun 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Tue, Jun 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room