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Training for On The Table

2017-08-30 12:00:00 2017-08-30 13:00:00 America/Chicago Training for On The Table Legacy Foundation is partnering with the Lake County Public Libraries to have Host Information Sessions for On the Table Hosts. Merrillville

Wednesday, August 30
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-08-30 12:00:00 2017-08-30 13:00:00 America/Chicago Training for On The Table Legacy Foundation is partnering with the Lake County Public Libraries to have Host Information Sessions for On the Table Hosts. Merrillville

Merrillville

Meeting Room A

Legacy Foundation is partnering with the Lake County Public Libraries to have Host Information Sessions for On the Table Hosts.

We will cover: About on the Table, Host Kits and Tips, Conversation Guidelines, Social Media, After the Event, Q & A.

TAGS: | General |

Merrillville

Phone: 219-769-3541

Branch manager
Carol Daumer Gutjahr

Hours
Mon, Aug 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Aug 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Aug 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Aug 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Aug 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 20 12:00PM to 4:00PM

About the branch

The Merrillville branch library encompasses over 114,000 sq ft of electronic and print resources, and visual and musical collections. The library offers free WIFI, public internet computers, rooms for quiet study, and public meeting rooms. Our vast collections of Lake County history and genealogy sources make the Merrillville branch a popular destination for research by visitors from all around the country.

Merrillville branch has three fantastic floors of informational and recreational materials. The main floor contains our popular collection of new books, large-print material, magazines and newspapers, teen, anime, and an enormous selection of music and DVDs. Our Genealogy Room has numerous resources including microfilm of local newspapers, obituary indexes, and many other historical resources. Our Book Sale room, open during select hours Monday-Saturday, is full of unique finds. Merrillville Branch is also home to our Talking Books Department, which serves residents with physical or visual disabilities.

The Upper Level includes tables for quiet study, a tremendous reference collection, our “Indiana Room” for specialized Hoosier historical research, and our locally known statue “The Reader” by artist Hermann Gurfinkel.

The entire lower level houses our bright and airy Children's Department where children will find fun games, books, music and magazines to fulfill their reading pleasure as well as attend engaging kids’ programs. This is also where our public meeting rooms are located, where our library events and programs are held.

Upcoming events

Upper Level Seating Area
Wed, Aug 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Registration is now closed

Staff Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Thu, Aug 17, 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Meeting Room A
Thu, Aug 17, 6:30pm - 7:45pm

Meeting Room B
Fri, Aug 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Meeting Room A
Fri, Aug 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Meeting Room A
Mon, Aug 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm

South Parking Lot
Mon, Aug 21, 11:45am - 3:00pm

Meeting Room A
Mon, Aug 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Aug 22, 10:00am - 10:30am

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Aug 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Upper Level Seating Area
Tue, Aug 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This event is full

Children's Programming Room
Thu, Aug 24, 10:00am - 10:45am

Meeting Room A
Fri, Aug 25, 10:00am - 11:30am

Meeting Room A
Fri, Aug 25, 11:45am - 1:30pm

Meeting Room A
Sat, Aug 26, 1:00pm - 3:15pm

Children's Programming Room
Mon, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:00am

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Aug 29, 10:00am - 10:30am

Meeting Room A
Tue, Aug 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Meeting Room A
Wed, Aug 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Upper Level Seating Area
Thu, Aug 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This event is full

Children's Programming Room
Fri, Sep 01, 10:30am - 11:30am

Meeting Room B
Fri, Sep 01, 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Children's Programming Room
Sat, Sep 02, 10:30am - 11:00am

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Sep 05, 10:00am - 10:30am

Meeting Room B
Thu, Sep 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Meeting Room A
Sat, Sep 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Meeting Room C
Sat, Sep 09, 2:30pm - 4:00pm

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

Meeting Room B
Mon, Sep 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Upper Level Seating Area
Mon, Sep 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This event is full

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Sep 12, 10:00am - 10:30am

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Sep 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Canceled
Tue, Sep 12, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Meeting Room B
Tue, Sep 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Children's Programming Room
Thu, Sep 14, 10:00am - 10:45am

Canceled
Thu, Sep 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Meeting Room B
Thu, Sep 14, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Meeting Room A
Thu, Sep 14, 6:15pm - 8:15pm

Upper Level Seating Area
Fri, Sep 15, 10:00am - 11:00am

Children's Programming Room
Fri, Sep 15, 10:30am - 11:30am