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Classes at the Library

Want to learn something? The library is the place to go! Here are the classes coming up at all locations over the next few days:

Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room
Wed, Sep 20, 10:15am - 10:45am
Children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregivers, will enjoy storytime, which involves 30 minutes of interactive rhymes, songs, stories and a craft.

Munster - Children's Program Room
Wed, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Preschool children will enjoy stories, songs, a craft and other activities. Parents will join their child the last half of the program to help them with their craft.

Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room
Wed, Sep 20, 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.

Hobart - Children's Program Room
Wed, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Babies, ages birth to 23 months and a caregiver will hear books, sing songs, and do rhymes and fingerplays in this 30 minute lapsit program.

Highland - Children's Programming Room
Wed, Sep 20, 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.

Dyer-Schererville - Children's Programming Room
Wed, Sep 20, 11:15am - 11:45am
Children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregivers, will enjoy storytime, which involves 30 minutes of interactive rhymes, songs, stories and a craft.

Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
A librarian can provide basic instruction in areas such as job searching, creating an email account, sending attachments, Navigating the 'Net, etc. If class is full, call for another appointment.

Merrillville Branch - Upper Level Seating Area
Wed, Sep 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Have computer or software questions? The library offers one-on-one help with technology and library services. Bring your own electronic device. Staff cannot assist with hardware/software repair.
This event is full

Canceled
Dyer-Schererville
Wed, Sep 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children ages 8-12 will explore, experiment and create with science, technology, engineering, art and math.

Merrillville - Meeting Room A
Wed, Sep 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English classes are for participants who are learning English as a second or third language. Different levels of instruction are available. Classes are free.

Merrillville - Meeting Room B
Wed, Sep 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Merrillville - Meeting Room C
Wed, Sep 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English Classes are for participants who are learning English as a second language. Different levels are available. Classes are free.

Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens will use littleBits to build electronic gadgets and other creations.

Canceled
Merrillville
Thu, Sep 21, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
The library and WorkOne will be available for job seeking assistance. Current open job opportunities will be available. Resume help and where to search for jobs & answers is always available.

Merrillville - Meeting Room C
Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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.

Merrillville - Children's Programming Room
Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math, children in kindergarten-6th grade, can enjoy experimenting, designing, building, computing, & crafting!

Griffith-Calumet Twp - Children's Programming Room
Thu, Sep 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kids will learn about the country Peru. We'll travel to Machu Picchu and learn about the Incas. We will also make a craft and have a Peruvian snack. K-5th Grade.

Lake Station-New Chicago - Large Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Learn about ebooks, downloading music, and the wealth of resources available to you with a digital access card. Students, parents, and teachers are welcome to learn more about these free resources.

Highland - Meeting Room A
Thu, Sep 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn all about the orchids of Indiana during this class presented by Master Gardener Sherry Kubiak.

Merrillville - Meeting Room A
Fri, Sep 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Join this free informational and interactive session that focuses on understanding the disease process of progressive dementia. Register

Merrillville - Meeting Room A
Fri, Sep 22, 11:45am - 1:30pm
A session on advanced issues and strategies. Please register by calling Alzheimer's Services of Northern Indiana toll free at 1-888-303-0180. Register

Merrillville - Meeting Room B
Fri, Sep 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Professional Genealogist Grace DuMelle will be our presenter. Learn how to search for your Chicago relations. Discover newspapers, government sources – fire maps, probate cases, and inquest records.

Griffith-Calumet Twp - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Jackie Boynes from Purdue Extension will be here to teach the basics of good nutrition. Learn some helpful tips and practice a recipe! Bring a friend along.

Highland - Children's Programming Room
Sat, Sep 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This is an eight week course teaching beginning American Sign Language. Registration is required and there is a $65 fee for the class.  

Highland - Meeting Room A
Sat, Sep 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn the basics of soldering and safety precautions. Create a pendant out of ceramic & glass tiles using solder & copper tape. Registration required. Teens 12-18 must be accompanied by an adult.
This event is full

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