Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at La Porte County Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
Kingsford Heights Tail Waggin’ Tutors
Thursday, Dec. 12 ,3:30 pm (Thursdays, 3:30 pm)
or call 219-393-3280.
Students in grades K-8 may register to read with one of our canine tutors in a relaxed and “dog-friendly” atmosphere. Practicing reading to an attentive canine promotes confidence and the mastering of reading skills.
Pictured here is Parker.
He Began to Dance Around!
Thursday, Dec. 12 ,6:00 pm
Frosty the Snowman joins Creative Movement instructor Susan Taylor as she teaches creative dance moves to go with Frosty's tale. For Preschool-Kindergarten. Bring your camera!
Read! Build! Play! Storytime
Friday, Dec. 13 ,10:00 AM (Fridays at 10:00 AM)
Designed for children ages three to five (accompanied by their caregivers), this fun, hands-on program will spark children’s creativity, develop fine motor skills, provide recognition of shapes/colors and lay the foundation for future readers by increasing children’s early literacy skills.
Saturday, Dec. 14 ,10:30 am (Second Saturday of each month)
Join us for a mix of engaging stories, songs and activities. For children and their caregivers.
Monday, Dec. 16 ,2:30-5:30
Computer, Tablet and Ereader technical help.
Monday, Dec. 16 ,6:00-7:00 pm
Cozy up to the campfire and enjoy hot cocoa and cookies while storytellers weave magical stories of the holiday season.
Health Insurance Information Session
Tuesday, Dec. 17 ,2:00 PM
Learn how to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. Enrollment specialist Donnicka Hurt will provide information on how to enroll, followed by a question and answer sessions. Attendees will also be able to sign up for a free one on one session with an enrollment specialist who will help them apply for health insurance.
Tuesday, Dec. 17 ,4:00 pm (Tuesdays at 4:00 pm)
or call 219-767-2604.
Tail-Waggin Tutors every Tuesday beginning at 4:00 PM. Children read in a comforting environment to canine tutor Parker. Reserve your time online or call the branch at 219.767.2604
MDwise Marketplace 101
Wednesday, Dec. 18
Come to the Union Mills location for an education and enrollment session on the Affordable Healthcare Act.