Crown Point Community Library

Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Crown Point Community Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Feb. 8, 1:30
Enjoy a new release movie each 2nd Monday of the month in Meeting Room 2.  Movie title will be announced in the library's monthly newsletter and in the library.  Popcorn is served.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Feb. 8, 9-11 am
Join fellow crafters as they work and share their passions.  Beginners and experienced people are welcome!  Some instruction is available.

This group meets every Monday from 9-11 am.  Come when you can--no registration required. Sponsored by Crown Point Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Join fellow quilters as they work and share their passions.  Beginners and experienced people are welcome!  
This group meets every other Tuesday from 10:00-3:00 in the Library's meeting rooms.No registration required.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 1:00-2:30
Discussions are held in the Winfield Branch Library on the second Tuesday from 1:00-2:30 pm.  The group does not discuss an assigned book in December or July,but instead has an informal book share format.  The book club does not meet in August. 

Books assigned are available on special loan at the Circulation Desk.  Additional copies can be borrowed from the regular library collection or through interlibrary loan.

This month's selections are available here for reading or by subscribing. 

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, Feb. 10,1:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Meeting Room 2
Come created a handcrafted Valentine’s card to give to a friend this Valentine’s Day.  Both classes will create the identical card. Registration required.   Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, Feb. 10,6:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Meeting Room 2
Come created a handcrafted Valentine’s card to give to a friend this Valentine’s Day.  Both classes will create the identical card. Registration required.   Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Feb. 11, 6:00-7:30
Discussions are held at the Crown Point Community Library on the second Thursdays from 6:00-7:30 pm.  The group does not discuss an assigned book in December or July,but instead has an informal book share format.  The book club does not meet in August. 

Books assigned are available on special loan at the Circulation Desk.  Additional copies can be borrowed from the regular library collection or through interlibrary loan.

This month's selections are available here for reading or by subscribing. 

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
PBS Early Childhood
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Feb. 13,2:00 p.m.

The Crown Point Library and Lakeshore Public Television (PBS) are partnering to present a special free family concert featuring Miss Lori of Miss Lori's CAMPUS. Families may remember Miss Lori when she heralded the PBS Kids Preschool Block Nationwide. She is bringing her infectious energy to Crown Point for the first time. Miss Lori will have you and your toddlers, preschoolers and primary school kids moving, grooving and growing, TOGETHER! Learn more about Miss Lori's CAMPUS at MissLori.TV, and on social media @MissLori #MissLoriConcert.

This event is free, no registration required. Meeting rooms.

 

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Feb. 15, 1:00 p.m.
Discussions are held in the Crown Point Library on the third Monday from 1:00-2:30 pm.  The group does not discuss an assigned book in December or July,but instead has an informal book share format.  The book club does not meet in August. 

Books assigned are available on special loan at the Circulation Desk.  Additional copies can be borrowed from the regular library collection or through interlibrary loan.

This month's selections are available here for reading or by subscribing. 

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Feb. 15, 9-11 am
Join fellow crafters as they work and share their passions.  Beginners and experienced people are welcome!  Some instruction is available.

This group meets every Monday from 9-11 am.  Come when you can--no registration required. Sponsored by Crown Point Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 10:00 a.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Join your fellow paper crafters as we make 3 projects each month. The projects will vary, but will include such items as handmade greeting cards, gift items, and treat holders. There is something new every month and also appropriate for the season. Learn new techniques and enjoy the company of a fun group. If you have never stamped or done any paper crafts, don't worry, we will help you. The same class is offered at 10am and 1pm.

Please bring adhesives such as tape runner, glue dots and liquid glue.
There is a $6.00 fee for materials payable at the time of class. 
Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 1:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Join your fellow paper crafters as we make 3 projects each month. The projects will vary, but will include such items as handmade greeting cards, gift items, and treat holders. There is something new every month and also appropriate for the season. Learn new techniques and enjoy the company of a fun group. If you have never stamped or done any paper crafts, don't worry, we will help you. The same class is offered at 10am and 1pm.
Please bring adhesives such as tape runner, glue dots and liquid glue.
There is a $6.00 fee for materials payable at the time of class. 
Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Feb. 16,6:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Botany of Chocolate
Meeting Rooms 
 
Presenter: Alfredo Gomez-Beloz, Ph.D., M.P.H.
 
 
Discover the rich history of chocolate—its origins, uses and varieties of flavor. Ethnobotanist Dr. Alfredo Gomez-Beloz will explore all these aspects of the much-loved culinary plant. This program takes the audience on a journey of ethnobotanical discovery.  It presents an overview of the taxonomy and origins of cacao and xocolatl, different products made from cacao including chocolate, and the health benefits of chocolate. Samples of chocolate will be shared and will include a taste of a traditional Mexican cocoa drink. Dr. Gomez-Beloz will reveal that chocolate is more than a candy bar or a flavor in your mocha. This program is free, but registration is required. Register online or by calling 306-4593.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 6:00 p.m.
Enjoy first-run, award-winning foreign and idependent films at the library. Join us each 3rd Wednesday evening at 6:00 p.m. in Meeting Room 2. Popcorn is served.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Feb. 18, 5:45-7:45 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Join your fellow paper crafters as we make 3 projects each month. The projects will vary, but will include such items as handmade greeting cards, gift items, and treat holders. There is something new every month and also appropriate for the season. Learn new techniques and enjoy the company of a fun group. If you have never stamped or done any paper crafts, don't worry, we will help you. The same class is offered at 10am and 1pm on Tuesday of the same week.
Please bring adhesives such as tape runner, glue dots and liquid glue.
There is a $6.00 fee for materials payable at the time of class. 
Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
PBS Workshop-Parents
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Feb. 20,10:00 a.m.
or call --219-663-0270.

PBS Parenting Workshops

The Crown Point Library and Lakeshore Public Television (PBS) will be partnering to present two workshops that provide parents/caregivers of children aged 2-8 with the content and tools to incorporate learning at home.  The workshops are intended for parents and caregivers only. These workshops are free, but registration is required.

February 20th 10:00 a.m.: Workshop #2: Pizza Party
February is a cold month but frigid weather is a great reason to get that oven on and bake something delicious with your child.  The main objective is to reinforce mathematical skills through the use of cooking a delicious pizza.  This lesson will is also a great way to introduce new vocabulary and a delicious outcome! Participants will go home with a book and all the materials to teach this lesson at home with their children.

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Color Your Stress Aw
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Feb. 22, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Adult coloring books filled with beautiful images to color are currently popular for adults of all ages.  Come join us for an afternoon of coloring your stress away; it's a perfect way to step back from the stress of everyday life.  The library will provide a variety of coloring pages and colored pencils, but you may bring other preferred materials if you wish.  This program is a drop-in program; participants may come and go at anytime.  No registration required. Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Feb. 22,1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Clinical Home Health will provide free blood pressure and blood sugar tests each month on the 4th Monday of the month.  A cholesterol test may also be done for a nominal $5.00 fee to cover the cost of the testing materials.
Did your results show high blood pressure?  Visit the library’s Color Your Stress Away program happening in the adjacent Meeting Room 2 and relax yourself as you color your cares away.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Feb. 22, 9-11 am
Join fellow crafters as they work and share their passions.  Beginners and experienced people are welcome!  Some instruction is available.

This group meets every Monday from 9-11 am.  Come when you can--no registration required. Sponsored by Crown Point Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Feb. 23,10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Did you get a new eReader, iPad, or phone for Christmas? Let us show you how you can use the library’s eBook collection!  The Reference Department will provide a drop-in training session on Tuesday, February 23rd  from 10:00-noon OR 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Reference Desk on the 2nd Floor.   Reference staff will be available for one-on-one assistance to guide patrons in checking out an eBook and trouble shoot difficulties on how to use this digital library resource on your personal device. Be sure to bring your device, library card, and pin number so we may assist you in checking out an eBook. 
To check out an eBook, visit our website, crownpointlibrary.org, and click on the eBook tab under the Books & More drop down menu. Click on the “Download eBooks” button. By clicking on button, you will be transferred to the Library’s eBook catalog.  In order to check out a book, the Crown Point Community Library must be your home library.  You may check out up to 3 books at a time for 2 weeks.  Help sheets and guidance are available both online and at the Reference Desk during regular library hours. Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
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  • Crown Point

    Monday – Thursday: 9am to 8pm
    Friday: 9am to 5pm
    Saturday: 9am to 5pm
    Sunday: 1pm to 5pm


    122 North Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.663.0270

  • Winfield Branch

    Monday & Wednesday: 10am to 6pm
    Tuesday & Thursday: 10am to 8pm
    Friday: 9am to 5pm
    Saturday: 10am to 2pm
    Sunday: Closed

    10645 Randolph St
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.662.4039