Library Happenings

 

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Board Meeting 

LaGrange County Pubic Library
Wednesday, November 15
5:30 p.m.

The public is always welcome.

 


Hillsdale College Online:  The Federalist Papers

LaGrange County Public Library
6 Fridays:  October 13 - November 10
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

This free online college course is noncredit, and no registration is needed.

We'll watch two 30-minute video lectures each Friday, with a 15-minute intermission for coffee and discussion.



Rolling in Dough:  Pie Crust Techniques

LaGrange County Public Library
Tuesday, November 7
6:00 p.m.
Please call 260-463-2841 x1030 to register. 

We'll have recipes and demonstrations for:

  • Rolled Crust - A reliable recipe for a flaky, tasty, and manageable traditional pie crust.
  • Mix-in-the-Pan Crust - No time for rolling?  Stir up this quick and easy no-roll crust!
  • No crust at all!  Still not sold on pie crusts?  This crust-less pumpkin recipe just might become a new family tradition!

Veterans Day

Saturday, November 11, all branches of the library will be closed.

 


Mind Benders:  Programming Your Mind for Maximum Performance

LaGrange County Public Library
Thursday, November 16
6:00 p.m.
Please call 260-463-2841 x1030 to register. (The program is free, but we’d like to know how many to expect.)

An introduction to hypnotic journeys by Michael Owen Keesler, Certified Hypnotherapist & NLP Practitioner


Hypnotherapy is an all-natural technique for making positive changes in your life.  After explaining the practice and its effects, Mr. Keesler will offer attendees a chance to try hypnotherapy for themselves. 

Hypnosis will be by request only.  No one will be hypnotized without consent.


Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 23, all branches of the library will be closed.

 


Learn to Knit

Topeka Branch Library
Thursday, November 30
Noon
Cost:  $5 per person, due at registration
Please register at the Topeka Branch Library by November 22.

Shipshewana Branch Library
Friday, December 1
Noon
Cost:  $5 per person, due at registration
Please register at the Shipshewana Branch Library by November 22.

These classes are for adults who will be knitting for the first time.
 
Learn how to:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Cast on
  • Bind off

All materials will be supplied and will be yours to keep.

(Min. 3, Max. 5)

 


Calligraphy with Markers

LaGrange County Public Library
Tuesday, December 5
6:00 p.m.
Cost:  $5 per person, due at registration
Please register at the LaGrange County Public Library by November 28.


Learn how easy the ancient art of calligraphy can be!  With calligraphy markers, there are no drips, splotches or mess.

No experience is necessary. 

 

All materials will be supplied.

 

This class is for adults and teens (12+).

 

(Min. 5, Max. 10)

 


The Second Saturday Book Club

Pumpkinvine Cafe, 230 N. Morton St., Shipshewana
Saturday, December 9
11:00 a.m. 

 
Come join us!  We meet on the second Saturday of each month at 11 a.m. Stop by after your Saturday morning shopping!  Leave the kids with Dad for an hour and come talk with other grown-ups!  Meet new friends!  Share your thoughts and ideas! 

For a list of our book club selections, past and present, visit: evergreen.lib.in.us/opac/extras/feed/bookbag/rss2-full/3203

 

Follow us on Goodreads at:  www.goodreads.com/group/show/156715-second-saturday-book-club


(Please note: This is an adult reading group; you must be at least 16 to attend.)
 


 

Gift Jars

 

Topeka Branch Library
Monday, December 11
Noon
Cost:  $5 per person, due at registration
Please register at the Topeka Branch Library by December 4.


Shipshewana Branch Library
Tuesday, December 12
Noon
Cost:  $5 per person, due at registration
Please register at the Shipshewana Branch Library by December 4.


LaGrange County Public Library
Friday, December 15
1:00 p.m.
Cost:  $5 per person, due at registration
Please register at the LaGrange County Public Library by December 4.

 

These homemade baking mixes make lovely last minute gifts.

Mix one up and take it home!

 

(Min. 5, Max. 10)

 


Christmas Holiday

Monday and Tuesday, December 25-26, all branches of the library will be closed.

 


New Year's Day

Monday, January 1, all branches of the library will be closed.

 


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