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Merrillville


Branch manager
Erika


Address
1919 W. 81st Ave.
Merrillville
IN 46410
Tel: 219-769-3541

Hours

Mon, Mar 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Mar 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Mar 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Mar 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Mar 29 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 30 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Mar 31 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Upcoming Events
Children's Programming Room
Tue, Mar 26, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Letter U"
This event is full

Meeting Room B
Tue, Mar 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Meeting Room C
Tue, Mar 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join the Black Authors Discussion Group as we discuss The Turner House by Angela Flournoy.

Children's Programming Room
Thu, Mar 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Thu, Mar 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn to mix concrete and use a mold to make a planter. Pots will need several days to set. Come back Thursday, April 4 at 6PM to pick up and finish your concrete creation. Class size is limited.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Fri, Mar 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
This is a review of Ancestry.com basics including using the card catalog, how to create an effective search search, build a tree and more.

Meeting Room A
Sat, Mar 30, 10:00am - 3:00pm
DNA Uncensored - Live streamed webinar from Fountaindale Library. Classes are free and open to researchers of all experience levels.

Children's Programming Room
Mon, Apr 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Experienced dance instructor will teach Ballroom Dancing for 8 weeks.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Apr 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Free Nutrition class

Meeting Room B
Mon, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Centier Bank presents Top 5 tips for understanding and keeping your credit strong! Light refreshments will be served.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 02, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Letter V"

Meeting Room B
Tue, Apr 02, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Children's Programming Room
Wed, Apr 03, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Storytime for preschoolers and their families. Enjoy an evening storytime with books, finger plays, and music. Feel free to wear pajamas!

Meeting Room B
Wed, Apr 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
THE library is YOUR library! Make your voice heard! Help your local library create programs and initiatives that help and interest you. We will brainstorm and discuss ways to improve teen/YA programs.

Children's Programming Room
Thu, Apr 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math, children in kindergarten-6th grade can enjoy experimenting, designing, building, computing, & crafting!

Children's Programming Room
Fri, Apr 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Homeschool families can meet to play fun games together. The library has some great board games to play, but families can bring their own games as well.

Meeting Room A
Sat, Apr 06, All day
The speaker will be Author David Carlson. Reservations are $25 per person. Includes a full afternoon tea. Call the Public Relations Dept. at 315 for more information.

Meeting Room B
Sat, Apr 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Interested in any of the needle arts including knit, crochet, cross-stitch, and more? Join us for an opportunity to chat and create. Bring your own projects. Small refreshments will be provided.

Children's Programming Room
Sat, Apr 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Baby & Me Time is a 1/2 hour program which includes songs, stories, and sensory play for babies 0 to 23 months and their caregiver.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Apr 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Experienced dance instructor will teach Ballroom Dancing for 8 weeks.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Apr 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Free Nutrition class

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Apr 09, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 09, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "National Library Week"

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children in grades K-6 will have fun making their own unique LEGO® creations. The only requirement is imagination!

Meeting Room B
Tue, Apr 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Wed, Apr 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Thu, Apr 11, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Thu, Apr 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Meeting Room B
Thu, Apr 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Inviting teens, ages 12-18, to LEGO® and Board Game Night. Stop in to build your creation or pick a board game to play instead. Please register. Snacks will be provided.

Meeting Room A
Thu, Apr 11, 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Circle of Readers Book Discussion

Meeting Room B
Sat, Apr 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Any candidate who is opposed in a contested primary will be allowed to participate regardless of party affiliation. State Representative, Chris Chyung, will moderate. Public is welcome to attend.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Children's Programming Room
Mon, Apr 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Apr 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Experienced dance instructor will teach Ballroom Dancing for 8 weeks.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Apr 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Free Nutrition class

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Apr 16, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 16, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Letter W"

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for our monthly viewing of anime! Ages 12-18. Snacks will be available

Meeting Room B
Tue, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Meeting Room C
Thu, Apr 18, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Meeting Room B
Thu, Apr 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Centier Bank presents the Top 5 Tips for planning and committing to your budget, as well as how to tackle and pay down debt! Light refreshments will be served.

Children's Programming Room
Fri, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math, children in kindergarten-6th grade can enjoy experimenting, designing, building, computing, & crafting!

Children's Programming Room
Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Baby & Me Time is a 1/2 hour program which includes songs, stories, and sensory play for babies 0 to 23 months and their caregiver.

Meeting Room B
Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for this craft criss-crossed with a writing class, where we'll take used books to make blackout poetry. Ages 12-18. Please register.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Experienced dance instructor will teach Ballroom Dancing for 8 weeks.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Apr 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Free Nutrition class

Meeting Room A
Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Apr 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime for children 2 & 3 years of age, with a caregiver, featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft, that teach early literacy skills. "Spring"

Meeting Room B
Tue, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to play Chess or Go.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Wed, Apr 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Meeting Room C
Thu, Apr 25, 9:30am - 11:00am
The class is designed to help adults improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills, focusing on the necessary civic information to prepare for American citizenship.

Children's Programming Room
Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Storytime featuring stories, fingerplays, music and a craft that teach pre-reading skills for kids 4-5.

Meeting Room B
Thu, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Centier Bank presents the Top 5 Tips to help reach your savings goal! Light refreshments will be served.

Announcements: 

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