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
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 6:00 p.m.
Come enjoy an award-winning subtitled foreign film or independent film.  Popcorn will be served. Films are not rated.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Jan. 18, 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.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Jan. 18, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Enjoy playing this ancient Chinese game each Thursday afternoon in the Library.  Basic instruction is provided.  
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Jan. 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. 
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. 
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Jan. 18, 6:00-7:00 p.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.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Adult Painted Canvas
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Jan. 20, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.

Enjoy creating your own winter-themed painted canvas with artist Tom Liubakka. Tom will instruct participants how to paint their own masterpieces.

The class will have a $5 supply fee payable at class time.  Space is limited and registration is required.  Register online or call 306-4593.

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Jan. 20, 2:00-4:00 p.m. (Saturday, January 20 & 27, 2:00 p.m.)
or call --219-663-0270.

Join us for a photography two-part class series designed for beginner photographers who would like to take better pictures documenting their daily lives. The class is an introduction to basics that will help you to get the best out of whatever camera you own. Topics covered will include: exposure basics, camera settings and functions, gear selection, composition and design, working with different light sources and people, editing your images, macro, travel, and still life photography with an emphasis on documenting your own family and life with pictures you will be proud to share.

 

Course instructor, Leah McLean, studied photography in college before opening a portrait business of her own for 11 years. She is constantly educating herself through classes, workshops and personal projects and loves to share what she has learned with other photography enthusiasts.

Supplies to bring: Your digital camera. You can bring a point and shoot, mobile phone, DSLR or any camera in-between. If you have other lenses feel free to bring them but they are not a requirement. If you own your camera's manual please bring to class each week.   Free, registration required. 

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Jan. 22, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Jan. 22, 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.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Jan. 22, 2:30 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.
Homeschool students are invited to experience the science of crazy concoctions. Be prepared to get messy as we create and play with slime!  Registration required.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Jan. 25, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Enjoy playing this ancient Chinese game each Thursday afternoon in the Library.  Basic instruction is provided.  
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Jan. 25, 6:00 p.m.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Adult Painted Canvas
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Jan. 27, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
or call --219-663-0270.

Enjoy creating your own winter-themed painted canvas with artist Tom Liubakka. Tom will instruct participants how to paint their own masterpieces.

The class will have a $5 supply fee payable at class time.  Space is limited and registration is required.  Register online or call 306-4593.

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Jan. 27, 2:00-4:00 p.m. (Saturday, January 20 & 27, 2:00 p.m.)
or call --219-663-0270.

Join us for a photography two-part class series designed for beginner photographers who would like to take better pictures documenting their daily lives. The class is an introduction to basics that will help you to get the best out of whatever camera you own. Topics covered will include: exposure basics, camera settings and functions, gear selection, composition and design, working with different light sources and people, editing your images, macro, travel, and still life photography with an emphasis on documenting your own family and life with pictures you will be proud to share.

 

Course instructor, Leah McLean, studied photography in college before opening a portrait business of her own for 11 years. She is constantly educating herself through classes, workshops and personal projects and loves to share what she has learned with other photography enthusiasts.

Supplies to bring: Your digital camera. You can bring a point and shoot, mobile phone, DSLR or any camera in-between. If you have other lenses feel free to bring them but they are not a requirement. If you own your camera's manual please bring to class each week.   Free, registration required. 

F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Sphero Sphaturday
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Jan. 27, 2 p.m.
Come meet SPHERO, the library’s new interactive robot! Students in grades 1-8 will learn to use computer code to make sphero move. No coding experience necessary. Bring your own tablet or use one of our devices.
 
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Sphero Sphaturday
Crown Point Community Library
Saturday, Jan. 27, 3 pm
or call --219-663-0270.
Come meet SPHERO, the library’s new interactive robot! Students in grades 1-8 will learn to use computer code to make sphero move. No coding experience necessary. Bring your own tablet or use one of our devices.
 
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, Jan. 29, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Feb. 1, 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Appointments for the AARP Tax Preparation will begin taking reservations for appointments on this day.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Feb. 1, 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.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, Feb. 1, 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

    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