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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Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Oct. 23, 9:00-11:00
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Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Oct. 23, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
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Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Oct. 23, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Coloring books for grown-ups continue to be a trendsetting activity for adults of all ages.  Taking time out to color is no longer child's play and provides an unconventional way to relieve all types of daily stress for adults.  The library provides materials and coloring sheets for this program.  Color Your Stress Away meets on the 4th Monday of the month 1:00-3:00 p.m.
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Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 3:30- 5pm (Tuesdays, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26 and Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24)
or call --219-663-0270.

Tuesdays Sept. 5- Oct. 24
3:30- 5pm

Teens ages 12- 18 can learn to draw cartoons with Tom Liubakka in this 8 week course. The class helps you to discover or rediscover many basics like anatomy, foreshortening, shading environment and composition, and from the beginning you will be trained how to handle your tools and apply ink, and then quickly moving onto applying inks to final cartoon. 

Registration required.

 
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Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 4:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.

This Halloween season, teens in grades 6-12 are invited to tear apart old toys,reconfigure the parts and create something truly terrifying. Participants must be able to use simple tools and craft material (such as screwdrivers, needle and thread or hot glue guns). Each participant will take home one Frankentoy. Registration Required.

 
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Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
Enjoy gathering with other knitters as you work on your project.  Some intruction is available.  Suggested supplies include: #7 10" long knitting needles and a ball of "Sugar & Cream" dishcloth cotton yarn.
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Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
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Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Oct. 26, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Enjoy playing this ancient Chinese game each Thursday afternoon in the Library.  Basic instruction is provided.  
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Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Oct. 26, 6:00- 7:30 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
These classes, designed for adults only, start with the basics and progresses gradually to more complex subjects and concepts. The 8 weeks are logically sequenced so that each week builds upon concepts learned in previous weeks. A variety of concepts, subjects, application techniques, and forms of watercolor are explored providing the learner with a complete exposure to this popular art-making medium. Registration required. Register online or call 306-4593
Supplies you must bring to class:regular pencilkneaded eraser watercolors - red, yellow, blue, and whitesmall brush, and medium brush1 Strathmore watercolor pad 9" - 12'  
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Crown Point Community Library
Friday, Oct. 27, 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Each drawing is given life when color is used. These color pencil classes will teach students how to apply, how to use and discover the technique behind making professional quality color pencil pictures. Free, but registration required.  Register online or call 306-4593. Class for ages 16 & up.Supplies you must bring to class:1 set of Prisma color pencils set of 12 minimum1 kneaded eraser1 Strathmore Bristol pad 11"- 14"
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Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Oct. 28, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

The Crown Point Library will host a special Halloween Open House for the community.

Come in costume and enjoy the following activities:

  • Trick-or-Treating as the Library participates in the Crown Point Pumpkin Walk
  • Make-and-Take crafts in the Children’s Library
  • Make-and –Take bookmark in the library lobby
  • Family-friendly Halloween movie in the Chilren’s Program Room on the 2nd Floor
  • Halloween photo booth
  • Lots more
Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
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Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Oct. 28, 2 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.

Use your imagination and our building supplies to create whatever you can imagine. Children of all ages are invited to build with Legos, k'nex, and marble runs. No registration necessary.

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Crown Point Community Library
Sunday, Oct. 29, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
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Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Oct. 30, 9:00-11:00
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Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Oct. 30, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
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Day of the Dead Cele
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Oct. 30, 5:30 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.

Students in grades 3-6 are invited to celebrate Dia de los Muertos at the Crown Point Community Library. Learn about the history and culture of this holiday through art and food.

 
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Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, Oct. 31, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, Nov. 1, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
Enjoy gathering with other knitters as you work on your project.  Some intruction is available.  Suggested supplies include: #7 10" long knitting needles and a ball of "Sugar & Cream" dishcloth cotton yarn.
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Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Nov. 2, 10:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Are you interested in trying yoga?  April, a certified yoga instructor (NACYT) will be presenting monthly yoga classes for the library on the 1st and 3rd Thursday mornings and evenings at the library.  Come try and see if yoga is for you! Please bring your own yoga mat, water bottle, and wear comfortable clothing. Classes are free, but registration is required. Register online or call 306-4593.
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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

    10771 Randolph St
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.662.4039