Library Happenings

 

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Winter Reading Challenge

All Branches

January 2 - February 28

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, we invite readers to travel through space, time, and imagination!  

Each time you read a book from our SciFi & Fantasy section, you’ll win a MoonPie and an entry to win an Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin.

Ages 16+

Limit 3 per week.


The Walking Well-Read

LaGrange County Public Library

January - March

Mondays & Thursdays at Noon

Wondering how you’ll stay in shape this winter? Wonder no more!

Join the library’s indoor winter walking group! We’ll meet two days a week and walk laps of the library!  (Includes stairs.)


Chickadee by Carl MosherPainting Class with Carl Mosher 

LaGrange County Public Library
Friday, February 15
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Call 260-463-2841 x1030 to register.

Cost:  $20 per person, payable to Carl at the class

Even if you’ve never painted before, you’ll be amazed at what you’re capable of.  Carl will supply all the materials, and he loves to teach.  His classes fill up fast, so sign up today at the LaGrange County Public Library’s Adult Services desk, or by calling 260-463-2841 x1030.

Ages 12+


Learn to Crochet

Topeka Branch Library
Cancelled.

LaGrange County Public Library
Saturday, February 16
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class is full.  Please call 260-463-2841 x1030 if you'd like to be on the waiting list.
Cost: $5 per person, payable at class.
Exact change is appreciated.

Shipshewana Branch Library
Cancelled.

All materials will be supplied.  This class is for adults and teens (ages 12+).

Min. 3


Presidents' Day

Monday, February 18

 

All branches of the LaGrange County Public Library will be closed in observance of the holiday.

 


Board Meeting 

LaGrange County Public Library
Third Wednesday of each month
5:30 p.m.

The public is always welcome.


Second Saturday Book Club

LaGrange County Public Library
Second Saturday of Each Month
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! 

 

Click here for a list of our book club selections, past and present.

 

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.)


What Your Mouth Is Telling You (About Health)

LaGrange County Public Library
Tuesday, March 12
6:00 p.m.
Please call 260-463-2841 x1030 by Mar. 5 to register.

  • Understand how your mouth impacts chronic cardiovascular disease, diabetes and other diseases.
  • Develop questions to ask your doctor and dentist to optimize your health!
  • Learn of ingredients to make your own mouthwash, toothpaste and tooth whitener.

Min. 3


Painting Class with Carl Mosher 

LaGrange County Public Library
Friday, March 15
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Call 260-463-2841 x1030 to register.

Cost:  $20 per person, payable to Carl at the class

Even if you’ve never painted before, you’ll be amazed at what you’re capable of.  Carl will supply all the materials, and he loves to teach.  His classes fill up fast, so sign up today at the LaGrange County Public Library’s Adult Services desk, or by calling 260-463-2841 x1030.

Ages 12+


Glass Etching

LaGrange County Public Library
Saturday, March 16
3:00 p.m.
Please register at the LaGrange Library's Reference Desk by March 9.
Cost:  $15 per person, due at registration.

Instructor Nina Bennett will teach you how to create your own pattern and make something that is beautifully and uniquely yours!  

One wine glass is included in the cost of the class. Participants may purchase an extra glass for $3 at the class.  

This class is for adults. 
Children ages 10+ may attend if they are accompanied by an adult.  

Min. 10


Learn to Knit

Shipshewana Branch Library
Saturday, March 23
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Call 260-768-7444 by Mar. 16 to register.
Cost: $5 per person, payable at class. 
Exact change is appreciated.

LaGrange County Public Library
Saturday, March 23
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Call 260-463-2841 x1030 by Mar. 16 to register.
Cost: $5 per person, payable at class. 
Exact change is appreciated.

Topeka Branch Library
Saturday, March 30
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Call 260-593-3030 by Mar. 16 to register.
Cost: $5 per person, payable at class. 
Exact change is appreciated.

All materials will be supplied.  This class is for adults and teens (ages 12+).

Min. 3


2019 Holidays

All branches of the library will closed on:

 

New Year's Day:  Tuesday, January 1

Presidents Day:  Monday, February 18

Good Friday:  Friday, April 19

Memorial Day:  Monday, May 27

Independence Day:  Thursday, July 4

Labor Day:  Monday, September 2

Veteran's Day:  Monday, November 11

Thanksgiving:  Thursday, November 28

Black Friday:  Friday, November 29

Christmas Eve:  Tuesday, December 24

Christmas:  Wednesday, December 25

New Year's Eve:  Tuesday, December 31

 

 

 


 

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