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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, 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!

Tue, Nov 05, 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, Nov 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Highland - Meeting Room A
Create a card to thank a veteran! All Ability programs are geared towards those with special needs but open to everyone. Registration is required.

Tue, Nov 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
We'll work on using dot techniques to create a fall-themed art piece. Registration Required! All Ability programs are geared especially for those with special needs but open to all.

Arts & Crafts
Fri, Sep 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - 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... more
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.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A
Painting class for adults. Work with acrylics & canvas on an easel, following instructor's example to create an original piece of art. $20 cash fee paid at... more
Painting class for adults. 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.

Sat, Sep 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A
Create flowers & bouquets from comic or book pages.

Sat, Sep 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room
Children in grades 1-5 will construct awesome marble runs out of different materials. Supplies are limited. Registration required.

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room
Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. Please register all attendees so we may be able to count... more
Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. Please register all attendees so we may be able to count you in our attendance.

Mon, Sep 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Munster - Children's Program Room
Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. Please register all attendees so we may be able to count... more
Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. Please register all attendees so we may be able to count you in our attendance.

Mon, Sep 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cedar Lake - Public Tables
Bring yarn and a size H crochet hook or size 7 knitting needles and cotton yarn ... or bring along a project you're already working on!

Classes
Fri, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room
Babies and toddlers will participate in stories, nursery rhymes, finger plays, and music activities designed to enhance important pre-literacy skills.

Fri, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Merrillville - 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!

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a storytime with a focus on mindfulness.

Sat, Sep 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
DS: Children's Area - Children's Area
Children will have the opportunity to read to one of the dogs (accompanied by their trainers). The dogs are provided through Power Paws for Kids, a non-profit organization. All ages welcome.

Sat, Sep 21, 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, Sep 23, 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, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Hobart - Children's Program 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, Sep 23, 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, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room
Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. Please register all attendees so we may be able to count you in our attendance.

Mon, Sep 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Munster - Children's Program Room
Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. Please register all attendees so we may be able to count you in our attendance.

Mon, Sep 23, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Mon, Sep 23, 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.

Discussion Groups
Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Wed, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Thu, Sep 26, 10:15am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, Sep 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Munster - Children's Program Room

Thu, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Thu, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Thu, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

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

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

English as a Second Language
Mon, Sep 23, 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 25, 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, Sep 30, 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, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Quiet Study Room #3
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Mon, Oct 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Quiet Study Room #3
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Wed, Oct 09, 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, Oct 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.

Games and Hobbies
Fri, Sep 20, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Sep 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Sep 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Mon, Sep 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Movie Screenings
Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

General Events
Mon, Sep 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Sat, Sep 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Canceled
Mon, Sep 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp

Tue, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Oct 01, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville Branch - Lobby

Wed, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Special Events
Fri, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Sep 20, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Fri, Sep 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Fri, Sep 20, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Sat, Sep 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Sat, Sep 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
DS: Children's Area - Children's Area

Sat, Sep 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Sat, Sep 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Sat, Sep 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Sat, Sep 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Munster - Children's Program Room

Mon, Sep 23, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Sep 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Mon, Sep 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Mon, Sep 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Sep 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cedar Lake - Public Tables

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

Tue, Sep 24, 10:00am - 10:45am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Sep 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Tue, Sep 24, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 24, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Sep 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room
This event is full

Tue, Sep 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Tue, Sep 24, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Tue, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room
This event is full

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Munster - Children's Program Room

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Wed, Sep 25, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A
This event is full

Wed, Sep 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 25, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Merrillville - Quiet Study Room #3

Wed, Sep 25, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cedar Lake

Wed, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
St. John - Small Study Room A
This event is full

Wed, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Wed, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Thu, Sep 26, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Thu, Sep 26, 10:15am - 11:30am
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room

Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:15am
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Munster - Children's Program Room

Thu, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Thu, Sep 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
St. John - Children's Program Room

Thu, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Thu, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Thu, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Thu, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Fri, Sep 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Fri, Sep 27, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Fri, Sep 27, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Fri, Sep 27, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Sep 28, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Sat, Sep 28, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Sat, Sep 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Sat, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Cedar Lake - Meeting Room A

Sat, Sep 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
This event is full

Sat, Sep 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Sat, Sep 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Hobart - Large Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 30, 10:00am - 11:30am
Munster - Large Meeting Room

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

Mon, Sep 30, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Mon, Sep 30, 2:00pm - 4:10pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

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

Mon, Sep 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

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

Canceled
Mon, Sep 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp

Mon, Sep 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Mon, Sep 30, 6:00pm - 8:10pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Mon, Sep 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cedar Lake - Public Tables

Tue, Oct 01, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Tue, Oct 01, 10:00am - 10:45am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
St. John - Children's Program Room

Tue, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room

Tue, Oct 01, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Oct 01, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 01, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville Branch - Lobby

Tue, Oct 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

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

Tue, Oct 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Tue, Oct 01, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Tue, Oct 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Tue, Oct 01, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room B

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hobart - Children's Program Room

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Munster - Children's Program Room

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 02, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 02, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 02, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Merrillville - Quiet Study Room #3

Wed, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lake Station-New Chicago - Children's Program Room

Wed, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Merrillville - Quiet Study Room #3

Wed, Oct 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hobart Branch - Public Seating

Wed, Oct 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland - Meeting Room A

Thu, Oct 03, 9:30am - 11:00am
Merrillville - Meeting Room C

Thu, Oct 03, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room

Thu, Oct 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Meeting Room Whole (A & B)

Thu, Oct 03, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
St. John - Large Meeting Room

Thu, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Thu, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Thu, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Munster Branch - Children's Area

Thu, Oct 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Cedar Lake - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Merrillville - Children's Programming Room

Fri, Oct 04, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Merrillville - Meeting Room A

Fri, Oct 04, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Munster - Large Meeting Room