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Merrillville


Branch manager
Erika


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

Hours

Mon, Sep 28 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Tue, Sep 29 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Wed, Sep 30 Closed
Thu, Oct 01 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Fri, Oct 02 9:00AM to 3:30PM
Sat, Oct 03 9:00AM to 3:30PM
Sun, Oct 04 Closed

Upcoming Events
Wed, Sep 30, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children from birth through 23 months and a caregiver are invited to tune in weekly for a 10 to 15-minute lapsit program that fosters child development and pre-literacy skills. bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Registration is now closed

Thu, Oct 01, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in mid to upper elementary school grades are invited to tune in weekly to learn about a book and hear the first chapter. All books are available on Hoopla or Overdrive.

Thu, Oct 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us to learn more about the animals that live in the Great Smoky Mountains - including bears! To register, you must have an email address.

Fri, Oct 02, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Sat, Oct 03, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Sun, Oct 04, 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Tue, Oct 06, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Tue, Oct 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Talk to a ranger who takes care of the biggest trees in the world! We're visiting Calaveras Big Trees Park in California! To register, you must have an email address. 

Tue, Oct 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us as we visit the Cesar Chavez National Memorial to learn more about this labor leader and his life's work. Hispanic Heritage Month runs Sept. 15 - Oct. 15. You need an email address to attend.

Wed, Oct 07, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children from birth through 23 months and a caregiver are invited to tune in weekly for a 10 to 15-minute lapsit program that fosters child development and pre-literacy skills.

Wed, Oct 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Your school day might be weird right now. Imagine what it was like for pioneer children in 1872! The Homestead National Monument will take us on a tour through time. You need an email to register.

Wed, Oct 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Professor Jaime Wagman explores the intersection of race and class as women in the Midwest fought for the right to vote. You'll need an email address to attend.

Thu, Oct 08, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in mid to upper elementary school grades are invited to tune in weekly to learn about a book and hear the first chapter. All books are available on Hoopla or Overdrive.

Fri, Oct 09, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Sat, Oct 10, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Sun, Oct 11, 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Mon, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, we'll explore the sometimes overlooked history of Latinos in WWII. This presentation is put on by the WWII Museum. To join this program, you need an email address.
Registration opens Monday, October 5 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 13, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Tue, Oct 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Come with us and visit a national monument dedicated to the dinosaur fossils found there! A Dinosaur National Monument ranger will show us some fossils! You need an email address to attend.

Wed, Oct 14, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children from birth through 23 months and a caregiver are invited to tune in weekly for a 10 to 15-minute lapsit program that fosters child development and pre-literacy skills.

Wed, Oct 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us as the Smithsonian Art Museum explores Latino artwork and how artists communicated with the public about social justice for Hispanic Heritage Month. To register, you need an email address.

Thu, Oct 15, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in mid to upper elementary school grades are invited to tune in weekly to learn about a book and hear the first chapter. All books are available on Hoopla or Overdrive.

Fri, Oct 16, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Sat, Oct 17, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Sun, Oct 18, 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Tue, Oct 20, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Tue, Oct 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
How do scientists create ice cream flavors? And how do pints go from milk to your freezer? Join us as we talk to the Master Concoctioners of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream! You need an email to register.

Wed, Oct 21, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children from birth through 23 months and a caregiver are invited to tune in weekly for a 10 to 15-minute lapsit program that fosters child development and pre-literacy skills.

Wed, Oct 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Zoom
Join us for our first ever virtual teen book club! This month we will be reading and discussing "I Will Always Write Back" by Caitlin Alifirenka, Liz Welch, and Martin Ganda. Registration is required.

Thu, Oct 22, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in mid to upper elementary school grades are invited to tune in weekly to learn about a book and hear the first chapter. All books are available on Hoopla or Overdrive.

Fri, Oct 23, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Sat, Oct 24, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Sun, Oct 25, 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Mon, Oct 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we talk to the Paranormal Moms Society about their work investigating ghostly phenomenon in the area. Ages 10 and up. An email address is necessary to register.

Tue, Oct 27, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills.

Wed, Oct 28, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children from birth through 23 months and a caregiver are invited to tune in weekly for a 10 to 15-minute lapsit program that fosters child development and pre-literacy skills.

Thu, Oct 29, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in mid to upper elementary school grades are invited to tune in weekly to learn about a book and hear the first chapter. All books are available on Hoopla or Overdrive.

Thu, Oct 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join a ranger in Crystal Cove State Park in California, and learn about tidal pools as she explores one live! You must have an email address to register. 

Fri, Oct 30, 10:30am - 10:45am
Bit.Ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety.

Announcements: 

We are open by appointment and for curbside pickup! Hit those links to see our hours. 

We also have virtual events happening via Zoom. Check out the calendar to sign up!