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, May. 2, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
This workshop will incorporate a brief history of children’s books, types of children’s books, motivational techniques and self-discipline. Students will learn tips and exercises to help them get started, formulate ideas, learn hints on writing to the correct age group as well as will the basics of storytelling. This will be accomplished by using a combination of lecture, forum, reading and student writing activities.  Students will create a picture book mock-up by the end of the class. The instructor will spend some time working personally with students, advising them on their own personal writing projects.
*Word processing skills are needed for this class.
*Bring your personal laptop or borrow a library laptop during class time.
This workshop series is free, but requires registration. Register online at crownpointlibrary.org or call 306-4593.
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Sharon Palmeri received her BS degree in English and journalism from Indiana University Northwest and IU Bloomington. As a published author, she has taught in all areas of writing for over 25 years, and has had over two hundred articles and stories published in magazines and newspapers. She freelances as a ghostwriter, editor, book doctor, publicist, and publication consultant. She also has worked as content editor, adviser and book layout designer.

  Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 2, 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, May. 3, 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.
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May the Fourth be wi
Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, May. 4, 4:15
or call --219-663-0270.
Calling all Star Wars fans in grades K-2!  Join us on May Fourth at 4:15-5:00 for a celebration of all things Star Wars! Make some intergallactic crafts,and sharpen your skills with our Jedi training obstacle course! Enjoy yummy Star Wars treats, and other surprises! This program will take place in the downstairs meeting rooms.
 
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May the Fourth be wi
Crown Point Community Library
Wednesday, May. 4, 5:00 PM
or call --219-663-0270.
  Calling all Star Wars fans in grades3-6!  Join us on May Fourth at 5:00 pm for a celebration of all things Star Wars! Make some intergallactic crafts,and sharpen your skills with our Jedi training obstacle course! Enjoy yummy Star Wars treats, and other surprises! This program will take place in the downstairs meeting rooms.
 
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 9, 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.
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Plant Seeds of Kindn
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 9, 2:00 PM
or call --219-663-0270.

Homeschool students are invited to make seed bombs that will bring an explosion of color to summer gardens, as well as plant seeds of kindness throughout the Crown Point Library.

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Plant Seeds of Kindn
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 9, 4:15 pm
or call --219-663-0270.

Students age 8-12 are invited to make seed bombs that will bring an explosion of color to summer gardens, as well as plant seeds of kindness throughout the Crown Point Library.

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 9, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
This workshop will incorporate a brief history of children’s books, types of children’s books, motivational techniques and self-discipline. Students will learn tips and exercises to help them get started, formulate ideas, learn hints on writing to the correct age group as well as will the basics of storytelling. This will be accomplished by using a combination of lecture, forum, reading and student writing activities.  Students will create a picture book mock-up by the end of the class. The instructor will spend some time working personally with students, advising them on their own personal writing projects.
*Word processing skills are needed for this class.
*Bring your personal laptop or borrow a library laptop during class time.
This workshop series is free, but requires registration. Register online at crownpointlibrary.org or call 306-4593.
……………………
Sharon Palmeri received her BS degree in English and journalism from Indiana University Northwest and IU Bloomington. As a published author, she has taught in all areas of writing for over 25 years, and has had over two hundred articles and stories published in magazines and newspapers. She freelances as a ghostwriter, editor, book doctor, publicist, and publication consultant. She also has worked as content editor, adviser and book layout designer.

  Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 9, 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, May. 10, 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. 

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Meet Cowgirl Peg (CP
Crown Point Community Library
Tuesday, May. 10, 6:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Meet author Cowgirl Peg! Learn about her life on a horse ranch as she shares a message of kindness and compassion. Books will be available for purchase. This is an all ages program.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, May. 12, 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. 

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Princess Tea Party
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, May. 14, 11:00 am
Princesses of all ages are invited to the Crown Point Community Library to Party Like a Princess!  Wear your most fabulous princess outfit and join us for exquisite crafts, glamorous games, enchanted stories and lavish snacks.  Grab your tiaras and join us for a royally great time!
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Princess Tea Party
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, May. 14, 2:00 PM
Princesses of all ages are invited to the Crown Point Community Library to Party Like a Princess!  Wear your most fabulous princess outfit and join us for exquisite crafts, glamorous games, enchanted stories and lavish snacks.  Grab your tiaras and join us for a royally great time!
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 16, 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, May. 16, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
This workshop will incorporate a brief history of children’s books, types of children’s books, motivational techniques and self-discipline. Students will learn tips and exercises to help them get started, formulate ideas, learn hints on writing to the correct age group as well as will the basics of storytelling. This will be accomplished by using a combination of lecture, forum, reading and student writing activities.  Students will create a picture book mock-up by the end of the class. The instructor will spend some time working personally with students, advising them on their own personal writing projects.
*Word processing skills are needed for this class.
*Bring your personal laptop or borrow a library laptop during class time.
This workshop series is free, but requires registration. Register online at crownpointlibrary.org or call 306-4593.
……………………
Sharon Palmeri received her BS degree in English and journalism from Indiana University Northwest and IU Bloomington. As a published author, she has taught in all areas of writing for over 25 years, and has had over two hundred articles and stories published in magazines and newspapers. She freelances as a ghostwriter, editor, book doctor, publicist, and publication consultant. She also has worked as content editor, adviser and book layout designer.

  Sponsored by Crown Point Community Library.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, May. 16, 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, May. 17, 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, May. 17, 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.
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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