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Griffith-Calumet Twp

We're closed Sunday May 26
We're closed Monday May 27

Branch manager
Beth

We're closed Sunday May 26
We're closed Monday May 27

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

Hours

We're closed Sunday May 26
We're closed Monday May 27
Mon, May 20 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Tue, May 21 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Wed, May 22 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Thu, May 23 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Fri, May 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 25 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed

Upcoming Events
Tue, May 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
The first planned city in America, Washington D.C. became the country's grandest repository of national institutions, historical relics, museums, monuments, and memorials.

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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.

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

Wed, May 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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.

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Kids and their families will kick-off the Summer Reading Program with games, crafts, treats and special out of this world guests!

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

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Kids grades K-5 will create a fun project and learn something new about art.

Tue, Jun 04, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room
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.

Tue, Jun 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
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.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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, Jun 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Connected by having a son/daughter who is gay, parents across the country discuss their experiences. They share intimate accounts of how their children revealed that they're gay & their responses.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Programming Room
Children ages 2 & 3, accompanied by an adult caregiver, will enjoy a story time with books, finger plays, music and a craft.

Wed, Jun 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Teens are welcome to come to the monthly TAB meeting to discuss upcoming teen programs while earning volunteer hours.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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, Jun 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Table
Folks of all ages are invited to a fun afternoon of Scrabble-- increase your vocabulary while having a great time! Bring a friend!

Fri, Jun 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Ever wonder if aliens really exist? Let's talk about aliens, read alien stories, play a game, and make an alien craft. And we'll have a snack even an alien would love. Please register.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Enjoy the film Guardians of the Galaxy while participating in an interactive setting! All ages are welcome!

Mon, Jun 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat gets more mystery than she imagined when she arrives at her latest crime scene.

Mon, Jun 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Take a trivia quiz and then watch this documentary provided by Sentimental Journeys to see how many answers you got correct!

Tue, Jun 11, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Bring your lunch and watch a fun family movie about a robot from space that befriends a young boy. Popcorn and lemonade will be provided. Rated PG and 127 minutes long.

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Relax via this coloring for adults open session. Enjoy a warm cup of coffee & tea while getting creative with no pressure for perfection. Coloring materials provided.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, Jun 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Larry Maka from the Calumet Astronomical Society will present on the many ways for you to enjoy the night sky! This intro will give you the tools to get outside and expand your horizons. All Ages.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Children's Programming 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, Jun 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Kids (K-5th grade) will work with Challenger flight directors on activities that will take them to the moon and to explore the red planet Mars.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room
Create a bar of soap shaped like a dragon egg and a watercolor painting. Ages 12 to 18. Registration required.

Fri, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Kids (K-5th grade) will learn about rockets, launch an experiment and make their own rocket.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Town Hall with Rep. Chris Chyung

Sat, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Paint your favorite state! Registration is required.

Mon, Jun 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Programming Room
Kids (K-5th grade) will use the library LEGO® blocks to build a space craft (shuttle, space ship, launcher, etc.) and take a picture of your creation with a space background.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room
The Lake County Enviromobile is here! Kids will have fun playing a sorting game and learning more about recycling. This program is for kids 1st grade (6yrs old) and up.

Tue, Jun 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room
Make a cyanotype print using a chemical solution, found objects, and the sun's rays. Registration required. Please wear clothing that can be stained!

Tue, Jun 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

Wed, Jun 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Programming Room
Children ages 2 & 3, accompanied by an adult caregiver, will enjoy a story time with books, finger plays, music and a craft.

Wed, Jun 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
First Man, the riveting story of NASA's mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. PG-13; 138minutes.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Children's Programming 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, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Use the green screen to get lost in space!

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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!