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Griffith-Calumet Twp


Branch manager
Beth


Address
1215 E. 45th Ave.
Griffith
IN 46319
Tel: 219-838-2825

Hours

Mon, Mar 25 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Tue, Mar 26 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Wed, Mar 27 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Thu, Mar 28 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Fri, Mar 29 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 30 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Mar 31 Closed

Upcoming Events
Children's Programming Room
Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The hills-covered with emerald green grass are full of mystical stone buildings from prehistoric times, Celtic monuments, medieval forts & monasteries- the island is home to music, poetry and dance.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 28, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Learn to play this cooperative board game! Ages 12 to 18. Please register to save your seat.

Meeting Room
Mon, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Painting class for adults, 18 and over, working with acrylics & canvas on an easel. $20 cash fee paid at time of class covers all materials. Registration is required.

Children's Programming Room
Mon, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kids grades K-5 will create a fun project and learn something new about art.

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 02, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn, practice, and enjoy creating with paper, rubber stamps, and ink. The $5 fee covers materials and is due at the time of the class. Bring adhesive and scissors. Registration Required.

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn, practice, and enjoy creating with paper, rubber stamps, and ink. The $5 fee covers materials and is due at the time of the class. Bring adhesive and scissors. Registration Required.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Preschoolers, ages 4, 5 & 6 will hear stories, enjoy music, games, STEM, finger plays and make a craft to take home.

Children's Programming Room
Wed, Apr 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children ages 2 & 3, accompanied by an adult caregiver, will enjoy a story time with books, finger plays, music and a craft.

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 04, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Library table
Thu, Apr 04, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Folks of all ages are invited to a fun afternoon of Scrabble-- increase your vocabulary while having a great time! Bring a friend!

Meeting Room
Fri, Apr 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in an attempt to submit her manuscript to a "Star Trek" writing competition. Stars Dakota Fanning

Library
Mon, Apr 08, 10:00am - 8:00pm
All week--Explore the library by following the clues to finding that day's hidden character! A small treat awaits those who find it--take a photo with phone & show it at the front desk.

Meeting Room
Mon, Apr 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
A fatal accident, a gruesome murder, a drowning, a questionable suicide, and missing chapters from a manuscript are all connected in Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz.

Meeting Room
Mon, Apr 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate Scottish Heritage month by watching the 1954 classic, "Brigadoon,"-- a pair of American tourists on a hunting trip in Scotland who get lost and discover a mythical Scottish village.

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
All Ability programs are geared especially for those with special needs but open to everybody. This month, create an Easter Egg wreath. Registration Required.

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Thank you for being amazing patrons & library supporters! Please stop in and enjoy a donut and coffee, color, complete a crossword or just relax. While Supplies Last!

Children's Programming Room
Wed, Apr 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens are welcome to come to the monthly TAB meeting to discuss upcoming teen programs while earning volunteer hours.

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 11, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Griffith-Calumet Home School Theater production of the play: Hercules! Home school students will be performing the story of the the mythical hero Hercules.

Meeting Room
Sat, Apr 13, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Celebrate Scottish American Heritage Month & National Library Week with this Scottish Tea special event. Traditional Scottish/Celtic finger foods & teas will be served. 18 & over Registration REQ!

Children's Programming Room
Mon, Apr 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children in kindergarten through 5th grade will build their own creations with library's LEGO® blocks.

Meeting Room
Mon, Apr 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month with Billy Foster, pianist, educator and radio show host of the "Billy Foster Jazz Zone," on WGVE.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Preschoolers, ages 4, 5 & 6 will hear stories, enjoy music, games, STEM, finger plays and make a craft to take home.

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Create your a Dragon Egg, sit upon the Iron Throne, enjoy themed treats, play a round of GOT BINGO! Come dressed as a character if you'd like! PLEASE NO SPOILERS!!! REGISTRATION REQUIRED!!

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Create a personalized geometric painting. Registration is required.

Children's Programming Room
Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Enjoy the sights of Scotland featuring: Edinburgh, St. Andrews, Glamis castle, Whisky tour, Loch Ness, Inveraray, Lock Lomond, Callander, Stirling, Glasgow & more!

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Get ready for Summer Reading with an introduction to audiobooks available from the library and other sources.

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Looking for something to do? Check out our knitting groups, join a book club, bring the kids to story time, or find something completely new and different happening at your library soon!