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Hobart

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

Branch manager
Rachel

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

Address
100 N. Main St.
Hobart
IN 46342
Tel: 219-942-2243

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, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Program Room
Children (completed grades K-5) may free build with the library's LEGO® blocks or build a 'challenge' project. Constructions will be displayed in the library until the next LEGO® Club meeting.

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.

Sat, May 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Teens interested in being a volunteer this summer are required to attend one of our volunteer training sessions. All volunteers (ages 11-18) must fill out an application and waiver form.

Wed, May 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Quiet Study Room
Do you need some hands-on tablet, smartphone, or computer instruction? Make a 45-minute one-on-one appointment with a librarian for help. Please bring your own devices or laptop.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
Kids and their families will kick-off the Summer Reading Program with carnival games, crafts, and treats! Sign up for the Summer Reading Program and join in the fun!

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
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, Jun 03, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Children's Program Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-6.

Tue, Jun 04, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Using NASA images as inspiration, we will work with pastels and other mediums to make dramatic and unique pieces of art!

Tue, Jun 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Program Room
Children (completed grades K-5) may free build with the library's LEGO® blocks or build a 'challenge' project. Constructions will be displayed in the library until the next LEGO® Club meeting.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program 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.

Wed, Jun 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Jump right into our space themed summer reading program with this science filled program focused on flight and space with Professor Steve.

Wed, Jun 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Public Seating Area
Want to learn how to download e-books? Want to get better at sorting your email? Bring your device and your specific tech questions to the library for 1-on-1 help.

Thu, Jun 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Join us as we create Milky Way Bath Bombs, Galaxy Slime, and Otherworldly Drink Mixes.

Sat, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
All ages of children and their families are invited to come play a variety of board games and video games. Bring your favorite game from home, or try something new by playing one of ours.

Mon, Jun 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Everyone from age 6 and older can make a tie-dye t-shirt. Bring a plain white, pre-washed, cotton t-shirt, a plastic bag, and maybe an adult to help.

Tue, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Join us at Festival park for stories, songs, and a craft!

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Children's Program Room
Storytime for preschoolers and their families. Enjoy an evening storytime with books, finger plays, and music. Feel free to wear pajamas!

Wed, Jun 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Teens will use soldering + crafting skills to create a solar "bug". Due to the use of very hot temperatures, a parent/guardian must sign a waiver form before teens can participate. Space is limited!

Thu, Jun 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Large 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.

Sat, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
School-age children are invited to the library for an hour of art and fun. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Please wear clothes you can get messy in.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:15am
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, Jun 17, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Children's Program Room
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-6.

Mon, Jun 17, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Large Meeting Room
We'll watch episodes from an anime series. We'll also have art supplies on hand if you want to draw, sketch, or get creative or bring in your own sketchbook and projects to work on.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Where It Hurts by Reed Farrell Coleman

Tue, Jun 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Join us as Humane Indiana brings 5 animals and discusses the natural history of each species. We will explore the history of the rehab center, and what they provide for the wildlife in need.

Tue, Jun 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Program Room
Children (completed grades K-5) may free build with the library's LEGO® blocks or build a 'challenge' project. Constructions will be displayed in the library until the next LEGO® Club meeting.

Wed, Jun 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Need help paying for Medicare? You may not be aware that there are many programs and resources available that may save you money. Don Camp will help you learn about cost-saving programs for Medicare.

Thu, Jun 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Teens will have their choice of space-themed crafts to make their summer dazzle.

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