Crown Point Community Library

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Monday Morning Crochet
9 a.m.
 Monday Morning Crochet
Monday, Jul. 1, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
9 a.m.
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
Monday, Jul. 1, 9 a.m.
Lemon Lake County Park, 6322 W. 133 Ave., Crown Point
Join us for a guided walk at Lemon Lake Park with the Lake County Parks and Rec! This program requires registration and is intended for adults. Each week will have a different theme. *Please note that we will meet AT Lemon Lake Park.Mondays in July at 9 a.m. Week 1- July 1: Woodland Creatu...read more

Trolley Tour
10 a.m.
 Trolley Tour
Monday, Jul. 1, 10 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Please meet at the Crown Point Library about 10 minutes before your scheduled departure time so that we can get you checked in. The tours run 1 ½- 2 hours depending on traffic. The tour is intended for participants ages 16 and older.**Registration is required and opens June 3.**

Paper Sailboat Crafting
11 a.m.
 Paper Sailboat Crafting
Monday, Jul. 1, 11 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Children grades K through 5 will learn how to make a paper sailboat and have the chance to test it out! Registration not required.
Mah Jongg Instruction
1 p.m.
 Mah Jongg Instruction
Monday, Jul. 1, 1 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to learn how to play mah jongg!
Teen Scavenger Hunt
4:30 p.m.
 Teen Scavenger Hunt
Monday, Jul. 1, 4:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Grades 6-12Come on out for a night on the Square!  Participants will go off in teams to find different things hidden around the Crown Point Square.  We will meet at the library and then venture out.  No registration required.
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Undercover Quilters
9 a.m.
 Undercover Quilters
Tuesday, Jul. 2, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project and quilt with friends!
Olympic Games on the Green
2:00 p.m.
 Olympic Games on the Green
Tuesday, Jul. 2, 2:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Do you have what it takes to be an Olympian? Are you an expert at tossing water balloons? Have you ever run in a 3-legged race? Participants will compete in a variety of outdoor games. Grades K-5. No registration required.
Pokemon Club
4:30
 Pokemon Club
Tuesday, Jul. 2, 4:30
Crown Point Community Library
Gr. K-5Calling all Pokemon trainers in grades K-5! Join us for a night of Pokemon fun. Cards and hand held devices are welcome to show, trade, and battle. No registration required. Younger siblings are welcome if an adult remains in the room.
Messy Craft Night: Stone Wire Wrapping (WL)
5 p.m.
Messy Craft Night: Stone Wire Wrapping (WL)
Tuesday, Jul. 2, 5 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Want to try that new craft you just saw on Pinterest? Visit the Winfield Library on Tuesday nights. We will provide the tools and the space. Want to know the best part? Not only do you not have to clean up, but you get to sample the craft to see if it is something you want to pursue at home. Visit u...read more

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Library Closing Early at 5 p.m.
 Library Closing Early at 5 p.m.
Wednesday, Jul. 3
Crown Point Community Library
Storytime @ Bulldog Park
10:00 a.m.
 Storytime @ Bulldog Park
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Children 2-6 and their family are invited to join our storytime librarians for storytime at Bulldog Park. No registration. 
Hand and Foot Card Club
11 a.m.
 Hand and Foot Card Club
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 11 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play Hand & Foot!
Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
12:30 p.m.
 Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 12:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Adult Crafting: Decorative Jars
2:00 p.m.
 Adult Crafting: Decorative Jars
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 2:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us as we travel to the beach to create decorative jars that can also be used as candle holders. Registration opens June 19.

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Library Closed
 Library Closed
Thursday, Jul. 4
(May 26, May 27, June 16, July 4, September 1, September 2, November 28, November 29, December 24, December 26)

Crown Point Community Library
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Water Play Day
10:00 a.m.
 Water Play Day
Friday, Jul. 5, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Come splish, splash and play! There will be several water play stations set up on the green space outside the library. Bring a towel- you are sure to get wet! In the event of inclement weather, this program may be canceled.  No registration required. For kids of all ages and their families.&nbs...read more
Bunco
1 p.m.
 Bunco
Friday, Jul. 5, 1 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play Bunco! New players are always welcome.
Chess Club
2 p.m.
 Chess Club
Friday, Jul. 5, 2 p.m.
(Fridays, June 14, 21, 28 and Fridays, July 5, 12, 19, 26)

Crown Point Community Library
Game on! Players grades 4 through 12 are invited to join us to learn and practice their chess skills. Beginners welcome. Registration is required.

or call --219-663-0270.
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Preschool Cook and a Book
10:00 a.m.
 Preschool Cook and a Book
Saturday, Jul. 6, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Ages 3-5Come join us for a special story time.  After reading our story, we will be making a snack that goes with the story. Registration is required and opens 2 weeks before the event.  If you are more than 5 minutes late, you may lose your spot to others in the library. 

Greyt Readers
10:00 a.m.
 Greyt Readers
Saturday, Jul. 6, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
All agesWould your child like a patient, attentive friend to read to? Greyt Readers provides an opportunity for your child to read to retired greyhounds in a relaxed atmosphere. The dogs sit calmly and quietly for a story. Children can practice reading out loud without fear of judgment.
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Sunday Family Movie
2 p.m.
 Sunday Family Movie
Sunday, Jul. 7, 2 p.m.
(Sundays, May 19 at 2 p.m. , June 2, 9, 23, & 30 p.m. , July 7, 14, 21, & 28 p.m.)

Crown Point Community Library
Stop by Youth Services for a movie and popcorn. New movies every week! No registration necessary.
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Monday Morning Crochet
9 a.m.
 Monday Morning Crochet
Monday, Jul. 8, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
9 a.m.
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
Monday, Jul. 8, 9 a.m.
Lemon Lake County Park, 6322 W. 133 Ave., Crown Point
Join us for a guided walk at Lemon Lake Park with the Lake County Parks and Rec! This program requires registration and is intended for adults. Each week will have a different theme. Please let the gatehouse know that you are there for a library program and parking will be waived!*Please note t...read more

Movie Matinee
1:30 p.m.
 Movie Matinee
Monday, Jul. 8, 1:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us for a movie and popcorn! Please call the library for current movie selections.
Teen DIY Candle Lantern
3 p.m.
 Teen DIY Candle Lantern
Monday, Jul. 8, 3 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Teens grade 6 through 12 will make candle holders decorated with pressed flowers or cut silhouettes of their choice. Registration required.

or call --219-663-0270.
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Undercover Quilters
9 a.m.
 Undercover Quilters
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project and quilt with friends!
Let’s Get Cooking!
1:00 p.m.
 Let’s Get Cooking!
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 1:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Does your child love to help in the kitchen? Young chefs will discover a world of delicious foods in this culinary program. Grades 1-5.Registration required.

BYOBook Book Discussion (WL)
1:00 p.m.
 BYOBook Book Discussion (WL)
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 1:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Bring a book (or a few books) that you have enjoyed and share with others. Let’s all add to our To Be Read list! 
Cursive Club
3:30 pm
 Cursive Club
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 3:30 pm
Crown Point Community Library
Gr. 2-5Do you like writing things by hand?  Come and learn how to write in cursive!  This program is geared toward students in 2nd to 5th grade. Children must be comfortable with printing fluently.
Adult Crafting: Decorative Jars
5:30 p.m.
 Adult Crafting: Decorative Jars
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 5:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us as we travel to the beach to create decorative jars that can also be used as candle holders. Registration opens June 19.

or call --219-663-0270.
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Spanish Conversation Meetup
9 a.m.
 Spanish Conversation Meetup
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Whether you are just learning Spanish or are a lifelong speaker, stop by to practice your Spanish with new friends!
Storytime @ Bulldog Park
10:00 a.m.
 Storytime @ Bulldog Park
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Children 2-6 and their family are invited to join our storytime librarians for storytime at Bulldog Park. No registration. 
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
10:30 a.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 10:30 a.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Hand and Foot Card Club
11 a.m.
 Hand and Foot Card Club
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 11 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play Hand & Foot!
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
11:30 a.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 11:30 a.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
12:30 p.m.
 Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 12:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
12:30 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 12:30 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
1:30 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 1:30 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
2:30 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 2:30 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Trolley Tour
6 p.m.
 Trolley Tour
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 6 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Please meet at the Crown Point Library about 10 minutes before your scheduled departure time so that we can get you checked in. The tours run 1 ½- 2 hours depending on traffic. The tour is intended for participants ages 16 and older.**Registration is required and opens June 3.**

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Caregiver Cafe
9:30 a.m.
 Caregiver Cafe
Thursday, Jul. 11, 9:30 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Grown-ups can caffeinate while the little ones play during Caregiver Cafe! Come in for a free cup of coffee as well as open play for little ones. This is a great way to meet other families with small children! No registration required. Designed for kids ages 3 and under, siblings are welcome. 
Chat and Crafts with NorthShore
10 a.m.
 Chat and Crafts with NorthShore
Thursday, Jul. 11, 10 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us downstairs in our meeting room for age appropriate crafts for your little ones while you chat with NorthShore staff. The topic is on picky eaters! We will talk about the most important nutrients your children need during their toddler and preschool years as well as easy and creative ways to ...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
Outdoor Storytime in the Park (WL)
10:30 a.m.
Outdoor Storytime in the Park (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 11, 10:30 a.m.
11900 Randolph St, Winfield, IN 46307
Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes at this special storytime held at Randolph Street Park (11900 Randolph St, Winfield, IN 46307). Siblings are welcome! No registration needed.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
12 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 11, 12 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Red Cross Blood Drive
12 p.m.
 Red Cross Blood Drive
Thursday, Jul. 11, 12 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
To register, contact the Red Cross at 1-800-REDCROSS or www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code CPCL.
Mah Jongg
1 p.m.
 Mah Jongg
Thursday, Jul. 11, 1 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play mah jongg!
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
1:00 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 11, 1:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
2:00 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 11, 2:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

or call --219-662-4039.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
3:00 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 11, 3:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

or call --219-662-4039.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
4:00 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 11, 4:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
The Winfield Branch needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

or call --219-662-4039.
BYOBook Book Discussion
6:00 p.m.
 BYOBook Book Discussion
Thursday, Jul. 11, 6:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your favorite book to share with others.
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Re-UZ It Craft (WL)
11 a.m.
 Re-UZ It Craft (WL)
Friday, Jul. 12, 11 a.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Children in grades K-6 are invited to come to the Winfield Branch to explore creative ways to reuse items that would have otherwise been thrown away or recycled. Join us as we save the environment and create a masterpiece! Registration required.

or call --219-662-4039.
Miracle Berry Taste Adventure
12:30 p.m.
 Miracle Berry Taste Adventure
Friday, Jul. 12, 12:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Miracle Berries are naturally occuring berries that trick your taste buds! Sour things like lemons become super sweet and even vinegar can taste like a delicious drink! The effects last from 15 minutes to 2 hours. Each participant will eat a Miracle Berry tablet and then try a variety of foods. ...read more

Indiana Dunes National Park Ranger Visit
2 p.m.
Indiana Dunes National Park Ranger Visit
Friday, Jul. 12, 2 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join National Park Service Ranger Shane for a presentation on the Indiana Dunes National Park. Ranger Shane will take us on a virtual tour of the park and its ecosystems, as well as have interactive items to engage participants. This program is intended for adults.
Chess Club
2 p.m.
 Chess Club
Friday, Jul. 12, 2 p.m.
(Fridays, June 14, 21, 28 and Fridays, July 5, 12, 19, 26)

Crown Point Community Library
Game on! Players grades 4 through 12 are invited to join us to learn and practice their chess skills. Beginners welcome. Registration is required.

or call --219-663-0270.
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Adventures in History
10 a.m.
 Adventures in History
Saturday, Jul. 13, 10 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join the Crown Point Community Library and the Lake County Historical Society for an Adventure in History.  We will meet at the Library and then walk to The Museum at the Courthouse for a tour of the museum exhibits.  Also, learn about several places on The Square and the Grand Old Lady he...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
Adventures in Texture: Stained Glass (WL)
11 a.m.
Adventures in Texture: Stained Glass (WL)
Saturday, Jul. 13, 11 a.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Join us at The Winfield Branch Library on Saturday for our Summer Reading crafting series that uses different textures and fiber arts. This month you will have the opportunity to try crafting with glass. We will be making a simple stained glass suncatcher. The glass will be ready to assemble. We wil...read more

Summer Babies Storytime
11:30 a.m.
 Summer Babies Storytime
Saturday, Jul. 13, 11:30 a.m.
(Thursdays, June 6 & July 18, 11:30 a.m., Saturdays, June 22 & July 13, 11:30 a.m.)

Crown Point Community Library
Babies 0-2 and their families are invited to a special summer storytime. No registration required.
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Sunday Family Movie
2 p.m.
 Sunday Family Movie
Sunday, Jul. 14, 2 p.m.
(Sundays, May 19 at 2 p.m. , June 2, 9, 23, & 30 p.m. , July 7, 14, 21, & 28 p.m.)

Crown Point Community Library
Stop by Youth Services for a movie and popcorn. New movies every week! No registration necessary.
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Adventures in the Lake County Parks
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
Monday, Jul. 15,
Lemon Lake County Park, 6322 W. 133 Ave., Crown Point
Join us for a guided walk at Lemon Lake Park with the Lake County Parks and Rec! This program requires registration and is intended for adults. Each week will have a different theme. *Please note that we will meet AT Lemon Lake Park. Please let the gatehouse know that you are there for a l...read more

Monday Morning Crochet
9 a.m.
 Monday Morning Crochet
Monday, Jul. 15, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Trolley Tour
10 a.m.
 Trolley Tour
Monday, Jul. 15, 10 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Please meet at the Crown Point Library about 10 minutes before your scheduled departure time so that we can get you checked in. The tours run 1 ½- 2 hours depending on traffic. The tour is intended for participants ages 16 and older.**Registration is required and opens June 3.**

or call --219-663-0270.
Little Learners: Discover and Explore
10:00 a.m.
Little Learners: Discover and Explore
Monday, Jul. 15, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Babies and toddlers ages two and under are invited to go on a learning adventure! Sensory play, art, science and more will be explored during this hour-long program. No registration is required. 
Movie Matinee (WL)
11:00 a.m.
 Movie Matinee (WL)
Monday, Jul. 15, 11:00 a.m.
(Mondays, January 15, February 19, March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16, October 21, November 18 & December 16 at 1:30)

Winfield Branch Library
Teen: Cooking Around the World
4:30 p.m.
 Teen: Cooking Around the World
Monday, Jul. 15, 4:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Monday, July 15 at 4:30 p.m.Grades 6-12Come join us as we cook and create food from a different country.  Registration is required. 

or call --219-663-0270.
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Undercover Quilters
9 a.m.
 Undercover Quilters
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project and quilt with friends!
Card Making
10 a.m.
 Card Making
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 10 a.m.
(Tuesdays, January 16, February 20, March 19, April 16, May 14, June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, October 15, November 12, December 10)

Crown Point Community Library
Join other paper crafters to make several projects each month. Learn new techniques and enjoy the company of other crafters! Please bring adhesives, such as tape runner, glue dots, and liquid glue. The morning and afternoon sessions are the same. Registration is required, and a supply fee of $7 is p...read more

Card Making
1 p.m.
 Card Making
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 1 p.m.
(Tuesdays, January 16, February 20, March 19, April 16, May 14, June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, October 15, November 12, December 10 at 1 p.m.)

Crown Point Community Library
Join other paper crafters to make several projects each month. Learn new techniques and enjoy the company of other crafters! Please bring adhesives, such as tape runner, glue dots, and liquid glue. The morning and afternoon sessions are the same. Registration is required, and a supply fee of $7 is p...read more

Preschool Play on the Green
2:00 p.m.
 Preschool Play on the Green
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 2:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us for outdoor games designed especially for preschoolers. If you love bubbles, sidewalk chalk, and water fun, this program is for you! We will meet in the green space in front of the library. Ages 5 and under, with a caregiver. No registration required.
Lego Club
4:30pm
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 4:30pm
Crown Point Community Library
Join us for an evening of building. Each month will have a different theme.  Lego Club is designed for children in Grades K-5. No registration required, space may be limited. We provide the Legos, you provide the creativity! 
Lego Club
4:30 pm
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 4:30 pm
Crown Point Community Library
Gr. K-5Join us for an evening of building. Each month will have a different theme.  Lego Club is designed for children in Grades K-5. No registration required, space may be limited. We provide the Legos, you provide the creativity! 
Teen Game Night (WL)
5 p.m.
 Teen Game Night (WL)
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 5 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Grade 6-12Bring your phone and/or your switch and we will set up ours. Let's play Mario Kart and Jackbox while snacking. 

or call --219-662-4039.
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Storytime @ Bulldog Park
10:00 a.m.
 Storytime @ Bulldog Park
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Children 2-6 and their family are invited to join our storytime librarians for storytime at Bulldog Park. No registration. 
Hand and Foot Card Club
11 a.m.
 Hand and Foot Card Club
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 11 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play Hand & Foot!
Adventures With Pizza (WL)
12:00 p.m.
 Adventures With Pizza (WL)
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 12:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Students in grades 1-5 are invited to come to the Winfield Branch for a cooking class all about pizza!  Enjoy a demonstration, instruction, and a tasty treat. Registration required.
Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
12:30 p.m.
 Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 12:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Film Movement
6:00 p.m.
 Film Movement
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 6:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us for a foreign film from our Film Movement collection and popcorn!
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Card Making (WL)
10:00 a.m.
 Card Making (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 18, 10:00 a.m.
(Thursdays, January 18, February 22, March, 21, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, August 22, September 19, October 17, November 14, & December 12)

Winfield Branch Library
Join other paper crafters to make several projects each month. Learn new techniques and enjoy the company of other crafters! Please bring adhesives, such as tape runner, glue dots, and liquid glue. The morning and afternoon sessions are the same. Registration is required, and a supply fee of $7 is p...read more

or call --219-662-4039.
Outdoor Storytime in the Park (WL)
10:30 a.m.
Outdoor Storytime in the Park (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 18, 10:30 a.m.
11900 Randolph St, Winfield, IN 46307
Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes at this special storytime held at Randolph Street Park (11900 Randolph St, Winfield, IN 46307). Siblings are welcome! No registration needed.
Summer Babies Storytime
11:30 a.m.
 Summer Babies Storytime
Thursday, Jul. 18, 11:30 a.m.
(Thursdays, June 6 & July 18, 11:30 a.m., Saturdays, June 22 & July 13, 11:30 a.m.)

Crown Point Community Library
Babies 0-2 and their families are invited to a special summer storytime. No registration required.
Mah Jongg
1 p.m.
 Mah Jongg
Thursday, Jul. 18, 1 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play mah jongg!
Teen Movie and Snack
2:00 p.m.
 Teen Movie and Snack
Thursday, Jul. 18, 2:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Come join us for a movie and snack in the game room. The group will vote on a movie and enjoy it while eating a snack. No registration. Grades 6-12. 
Card Making
5:30 p.m.
 Card Making
Thursday, Jul. 18, 5:30 p.m.
(Thursdays, January 18, February 22, March 21, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, August 22, September 19, October 17, November 14, December 12)

Crown Point Community Library
Join other paper crafters to make several projects each month. Learn new techniques and enjoy the company of other crafters! Please bring adhesives, such as tape runner, glue dots, and liquid glue. The morning and afternoon sessions are the same. Registration is required, and a supply fee of $7 is p...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
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I Dig Dinos
10 a.m.
 I Dig Dinos
Friday, Jul. 19, 10 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Embark on a prehistoric adventure this summer at the Crown Point Community Library! Children are invited from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. to travel back in time and come face-to-face with dinosaurs! Large models and skeletons will be on display. Touch and examine real fossils and cast replicas! Come explore ...read more
Chess Club
2 p.m.
 Chess Club
Friday, Jul. 19, 2 p.m.
(Fridays, June 14, 21, 28 and Fridays, July 5, 12, 19, 26)

Crown Point Community Library
Game on! Players grades 4 through 12 are invited to join us to learn and practice their chess skills. Beginners welcome. Registration is required.

or call --219-663-0270.
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Creative Constructor Club (WL)
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 Creative Constructor Club (WL)
Saturday, Jul. 20, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Children in grades k-5 are invited to drop into the Winfield Branch and build! Get creative constructing with a variety of building supplies including Legos, K’Nex, and more. Creations will be photographed and displayed. Registration encouraged but not required. 
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Sunday Family Movie
2 p.m.
 Sunday Family Movie
Sunday, Jul. 21, 2 p.m.
(Sundays, May 19 at 2 p.m. , June 2, 9, 23, & 30 p.m. , July 7, 14, 21, & 28 p.m.)

Crown Point Community Library
Stop by Youth Services for a movie and popcorn. New movies every week! No registration necessary.
Adult Open Crafting
2 p.m.
 Adult Open Crafting
Sunday, Jul. 21, 2 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring whatever project you are currently working on, and join with others in our Meeting Rooms to chat as you work! Registration is appreciated but not required.
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Monday Morning Crochet
9 a.m.
 Monday Morning Crochet
Monday, Jul. 22, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
9 a.m.
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
Monday, Jul. 22, 9 a.m.
Lemon Lake County Park, 6322 W. 133 Ave., Crown Point
Join us for a guided walk at Lemon Lake Park with the Lake County Parks and Rec! This program requires registration and is intended for adults. Each week will have a different theme. *Please note that we will meet AT Lemon Lake Park. Please let the gatehouse know that you are there for a l...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
1:00 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Monday, Jul. 22, 1:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
2 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Monday, Jul. 22, 2 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
3:00 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Monday, Jul. 22, 3:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
4 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Monday, Jul. 22, 4 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

True Crime Book Club
6 p.m.
 True Crime Book Club
Monday, Jul. 22, 6 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
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Undercover Quilters
9 a.m.
 Undercover Quilters
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project and quilt with friends!
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
9:30am
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 9:30am
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
9:30 a.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 9:30 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
10:30 a.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 10:30 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
11:30 a.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 11:30 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
12:30 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 12:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
Outdoor Moth Adventure: Paint and Learn
2:00 p.m.
Outdoor Moth Adventure: Paint and Learn
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 2:00 p.m.
Stoney Run County Park, 9230 E 142nd Ave, Hebron, IN
Families are invited to join us at Stoney Run County Park to celebrate National Moth Week! Meet at Stoney Run County Park at 2 p.m. to learn about moths, make a craft, and paint the trees with special moth food. Come back to the park at 8:30 with your flashlight to see our moth friends enjoying the ...read more
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
2:00 p.m.
Adventures in Wonderland Family Escape Room
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 2:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Crown Point Library needs your help! Families are invited to travel with us to the magical realm of Wonderland. In the company of the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat, embark on a journey filled with wonder and whimsy. Every twist and turn reveals a clue, and every riddle solved brings you closer to ...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
Solar Smores on the Green
3 p.m.
 Solar Smores on the Green
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 3 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Children grades K through 5 will learn how to make a solar oven and then make smores. Registration required.

Teen Cooking: Pizza (WL)
5 p.m.
 Teen Cooking: Pizza (WL)
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 5 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Grade 6-12It’s pizza night! Visit the Winfield Branch where we will show you how to make the pizza from the crust up. Will you be brave and try our weird ingredients or do you like your own version more? Register to showoff your creation. 

or call --219-662-4039.
Adult Cooking: Waffle It
6 p.m.
 Adult Cooking: Waffle It
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 6 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Did you miss the Waffle It program at our Winfield location? Come for the reprise at the Crown Point location! Using the cookbook “Waffle It!” we will make several different sweet and savory waffles to sample. *Note* The June and July programs are the same!

or call --219-663-0270.
Outdoor Moth Adventure: Observations
8:30 p.m.
Outdoor Moth Adventure: Observations
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 8:30 p.m.
Stoney Run County Park, 9230 E 142nd Ave, Hebron, IN
Families are invited to join us at Stoney Run County Park to celebrate National Moth Week! Meet at Stoney Run County Park at 2 p.m. to learn about moths, make a craft, and paint the trees with special moth food. Come back to the park at 8:30 with your flashlight to see our moth friends enjoying the ...read more
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Spanish Conversation Meetup
9 a.m.
 Spanish Conversation Meetup
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Whether you are just learning Spanish or are a lifelong speaker, stop by to practice your Spanish with new friends!
Storytime @ Bulldog Park
10:00 a.m.
 Storytime @ Bulldog Park
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Children 2-6 and their family are invited to join our storytime librarians for storytime at Bulldog Park. No registration. 
Hand and Foot Card Club
11 a.m.
 Hand and Foot Card Club
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 11 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play Hand & Foot!
Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
12:30 p.m.
 Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 12:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Composting 101
1 p.m.
 Composting 101
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 1 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join staff from Lake County Solid Waste Management to learn the basics of composting for your yard and garden. This program is intended for adults. Registration is required.

or call --219-663-0270.
Environmental Escape Room
3:00 p.m.
 Environmental Escape Room
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 3:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Thursday, July 24 at 3 p.m.Gr. 7-12Teens will work together to help discover a solution against climate change. They will have to decode cryptic clues to find the planet-saving solution before time runs out!

or call --219-663-0270.
Trolley Tour
6 p.m.
 Trolley Tour
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 6 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Please meet at the Crown Point Library about 10 minutes before your scheduled departure time so that we can get you checked in. The tours run 1 ½- 2 hours depending on traffic. The tour is intended for participants ages 16 and older.**Registration is required and opens June 3.**

or call --219-663-0270.
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Outdoor Storytime in the Park (WL)
10:30 a.m.
Outdoor Storytime in the Park (WL)
Thursday, Jul. 25, 10:30 a.m.
11900 Randolph St, Winfield, IN 46307
Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes at this special storytime held at Randolph Street Park (11900 Randolph St, Winfield, IN 46307). Siblings are welcome! No registration needed.
Mah Jongg
1 p.m.
 Mah Jongg
Thursday, Jul. 25, 1 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play mah jongg!
Baby/ Toddler Outdoor Sensory Adventure
1 p.m.
Baby/ Toddler Outdoor Sensory Adventure
Thursday, Jul. 25, 1 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us in the green space in front of the library for a special sensory play aimed for our youngest patrons (aged 2 and under). We will definitely get messy! Bring a towel and wear old clothes. In the event of inclement weather, we will move inside. No registration required, supplies may be limited...read more
Scribble Bots
3:30 pm
 Scribble Bots
Thursday, Jul. 25, 3:30 pm
Crown Point Community Library
Grades K-5Come and create your own scribbling robot!  Younger participants will need parental assistance.  Registration required, opens two weeks before the event.

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Preschool Glow Party
11 a.m.
 Preschool Glow Party
Friday, Jul. 26, 11 a.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Preschoolers are invited to bring their grownup to play, craft, and GLOW! Wear neon or white and you’ll shine bright! Registration required and opens two weeks before the event.

or call --219-662-4039.
Glow Party (WL)
2:00 p.m.
 Glow Party (WL)
Friday, Jul. 26, 2:00 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
Students in grades K-5 are invited to say goodbye to summer reading with a party that glows in the dark! Wear neon or white and you’ll shine bright while enjoying crafts, games, and fun!  Registration required and opens two weeks before the event.

or call --219-662-4039.
Chess Club
2 p.m.
 Chess Club
Friday, Jul. 26, 2 p.m.
(Fridays, June 14, 21, 28 and Fridays, July 5, 12, 19, 26)

Crown Point Community Library
Game on! Players grades 4 through 12 are invited to join us to learn and practice their chess skills. Beginners welcome. Registration is required.

or call --219-663-0270.
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Sunday Family Movie
2 p.m.
 Sunday Family Movie
Sunday, Jul. 28, 2 p.m.
(Sundays, May 19 at 2 p.m. , June 2, 9, 23, & 30 p.m. , July 7, 14, 21, & 28 p.m.)

Crown Point Community Library
Stop by Youth Services for a movie and popcorn. New movies every week! No registration necessary.
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Monday Morning Crochet
9 a.m.
 Monday Morning Crochet
Monday, Jul. 29, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
9 a.m.
Adventures in the Lake County Parks
Monday, Jul. 29, 9 a.m.
Lemon Lake County Park, 6322 W. 133 Ave., Crown Point
Join us for a guided walk at Lemon Lake Park with the Lake County Parks and Rec! This program requires registration and is intended for adults. Each week will have a different theme. *Please note that we will meet AT Lemon Lake Park. Please let the gatehouse know that you are there for a l...read more

AARP Safe Driving
10 a.m.
 AARP Safe Driving
Monday, Jul. 29, 10 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
To register, call Jeanette Pike at (219) 949-6307. The cost is $20 for AARP members or $25 for non-members and runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Preschool Cook and a Book
4:30 p.m.
 Preschool Cook and a Book
Monday, Jul. 29, 4:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Ages 3-5Come join us for a special story time.  After reading our story, we will be making a snack that goes with the story. Registration is required and opens 2 weeks before the event.  If you are more than 5 minutes late, you may lose your spot to others in the library. 

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Undercover Quilters
9 a.m.
 Undercover Quilters
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 9 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project and quilt with friends!
Teen Bracelet Making
1:00 p.m.
 Teen Bracelet Making
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 1:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Grades 6-12 Join us while we relax and make bracelets.  We’ll supply the beads and supplies, while you can create whatever you want!  No registration required.
Adventures in Texture: Raffia Baskets (WL)
5 p.m.
Adventures in Texture: Raffia Baskets (WL)
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 5 p.m.
Winfield Branch Library
 This week our Summer Reading crafting texture is Raffia. It is a natural fiber made from the leaves of the palm tree. We will be making small baskets that you can use to cover Mason and other small jars. This program is intended for adults. 

or call --219-662-4039.
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Storytime @ Bulldog Park
10:00 a.m.
 Storytime @ Bulldog Park
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 10:00 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Children 2-6 and their family are invited to join our storytime librarians for storytime at Bulldog Park. No registration. 
Hand and Foot Card Club
11 a.m.
 Hand and Foot Card Club
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 11 a.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Join us to make new friends and to play Hand & Foot!
Volunteer Day
12:00 p.m.
 Volunteer Day
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 12:00 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Helping your community is an adventure! Teens are invited to help at their library! We will have several projects to choose from such as cleaning, creating things for our community or helping us get ready for programs . Need hours for school or another organization? Bring your paperwork to earn one ...read more

or call --219-663-0270.
Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
12:30 p.m.
 Wednesday Afternoon Knitters
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 12:30 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Bring your current project to work on while spending time with friends!
Trolley Tour
6 p.m.
 Trolley Tour
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 6 p.m.
Crown Point Community Library
Please meet at the Crown Point Library about 10 minutes before your scheduled departure time so that we can get you checked in. The tours run 1 ½- 2 hours depending on traffic. The tour is intended for participants ages 16 and older.**Registration is required and opens June 3.**

   
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    Hours

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    122 North Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.663.0270



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    10771 Randolph St
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.662.4039

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