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Board Meetings: 
LaGrange County Public Library 
Thursday, February 16
5
:30 p.m.

The public is always welcome.


The Second Saturday Book Club

LaGrange County Public Library
Second Saturday of the Month
11:00 a.m.
Second Saturday Book Club
Second Saturday Book Club 5 members
An official book club of the LaGrange County Public Library in LaGrange, Indiana. We've been rea...

Books we're currently reading

The Count of Monte Cristo The Count of Monte Cristo
by Alexandre Dumas
Start date: January 14, 2017


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

 

Writers’ Roundtable

Writers' Roundtable is now on Goodreads!

 

Exercise Your Mind: The Winter Workout

LaGrange County Public Library

Topeka Branch Library

Shipshewana Branch Library

Monday, January 2 - Saturday, February 25

 

Everyone who completes our winter reading challenge will win a special insulated lunch bag!  You’ll also be entered in a drawing to win a genuine YetiŽ  36 oz. Rambler Bottle, the ultimate in insulated drinkware.
Entry forms will be available starting January 2, 2017, at all branches!

 

 

Indoor Winter Walking Group

LaGrange County Public Library

Mondays & Thursdays, January 2 - February 27

Noon

Wondering how you’ll stay in shape this winter?  Wonder no more!  Join the library’s indoor winter walking group! We’ll meet up and walk laps of the library two days a week!

  

Learn To Knit

Shipshewana Branch Library

Thursday, February 9

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Cost:  $5, due at registration

Registration is needed by February 1.

 

This is a class for those who’ve never knitted before.
Learn how to:
Knit
Purl
Cast on
Cast off
Your $5 donation will cover all materials, which will be yours to keep.
Registration is needed by February 1.  (Minimum 3.)
Please register at the Shipshewana Branch Library.
This class is for ages 13 & up.

 

Learn To Crochet

Topeka Branch Library

Thursday, February 23

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Cost:  $5, due at registration

Registration is needed by February 11.

 

This is a class for those who’ve never crocheted before.
Learn the basic crochet stitches and how to combine them.
Your $5 donation will cover all materials, which will be yours to keep.
Registration is needed by February 11.  (Minimum 3.)
Please register at the Topeka Branch Library.
This class is for ages 13 & up.

 

Learn To Crochet

Shipshewana Branch Library

Thursday, March 9

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Cost:  $5, due at registration

Registration is needed by March 1.

 

This is a class for those who’ve never crocheted before.
Learn the basic crochet stitches and how to combine them.
Your $5 donation will cover all materials, which will be yours to keep.
Registration is needed by March 1.  (Minimum 3.)
Please register at the Shipshewana Branch Library.
This class is for ages 13 & up.

Second Saturday Book Club

LaGrange County Public Library

Saturday, March 11

11:00 a.m.

This month, we’ll be discussing:
The Stars My Destination
by Alfred Bester
Copies of the current book selection are available at the LaGrange Adult Services Desk.

Coffee Tasting

LaGrange County Public Library

Tuesday, March 14

6:00 p.m.

Free!  But please register by March 11 at the LaGrange County Public Library,

260-463-2841 x1030.

Daylight Savings Time just started.  You need caffeine.
You’re in luck! Myron Bontrager, owner of Goshen's Electric Brew, is coming to the rescue with a selection of coffees to taste.  Learn about the history and cultivation of coffee.  Learn how to detect and appreciate the different aromas and flavors, and become a more discerning coffee connoisseur.
This program is free, but space is limited and spots will go fast! 
Register today at the LaGrange County Public Library or by calling 260-463-2841 x1030.

 

Gardeners, Start Your Seedlings!

LaGrange County Public Library
Tuesday, March 21
4:00 p.m.
Free!  But please register by March 11 at the LaGrange County Public Library, 260-463-2841 x1030.
Topeka Branch Library
Thursday, March 23
4:00 p.m.
Free!  But please register by March 11 at the Topeka Branch Library, 260-593-3030.
Shipshewana Branch Library
Friday, March 24
4:00 p.m.
Free!  But please register by March 11 at the Shipshewana Branch Library, 260-768-7444.
With only eight weeks until the frost-free date, it’s time to start your garden!
Stop by after work.  We’ll plant two varieties of heirloom tomatoes and a few basil plants in recycled containers.  Take them home, put them on a sunny windowsill, and imagine your delicious harvest!
Please register at the branch of your choice by March 11, so we’ll know how many supplies to bring.  (Minimum 3 for each event.)

Tai Chi @ Noon

LaGrange County Public Library
Mondays at Noon
March 6 - April 10
Stop by the library for a lunchtime pick-me-up!
Participate in a gentle, 20-minute, video-guided tai chi routine and return to work refreshed and ready to face the week ahead.
Free.  No registration is needed.

 


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