122 N. Main Street, Crown Point, IN
219.663.0270. Library services and staff are listed here.
The library welcomes Sarah Long as the Interim Director.
Bradbury Associates/Gossage Sager Associates is conducting
the search for a new director. Click here for more information on the director
Wellness Wednesdays: Wednesday,
September 3 9:30-11:30. Health screenings. No appointment
Wednesday, September 3 at 1:30 pm. Feature films. Call the library at 663-0270 for the
Destination Hawaii: Wednesday,
September 3 at 6:30 pm, Tri Kappa Meeting Room 1. Presented by Pampalone Travel. Free: please pre register at 661-0135.
Papercrafts with Jane: Halloween Frame:
Saturday, Sep. 6, 10:30-1:30
Tuesday, Sep. 9, 12:30-3
. Click here for more information.
HALF PRICE SATURDAY: September 6. All items in the Friends of the Library ongoing book sale are half
Chess at the
Library: Beginners or
experienced chess players of all ages are welcome on Tuesdays from 3-5 pm in Tri Kappa
Meeting Room 1. Instruction is
Chess sets are available for
use in the Internet Cafe at any time.
he Magic of Music in World War
Thursday, September 11 at 1:00
Part 1 of a 3 part
series, this 90 minute musical program is comprised of film clips, music, and historical narration about
dancing in America from 1934 to 1948. It will spotlight some of the great dancers of the War era.
Bring your dancing shoes with you, and tap your way back to those spectacular times. This program is free;
registration is not required. Presented by Dr. Jon Ban.
Astronaut Jerry Ross Book
Tuesday, September 30 from 4-7:45
@ Crown Point Library
Jerry Ross will
be joined by co-author Susan Gunderson to unveil his new children’s book, Becoming A
Spacewalker: My Journey to the Stars.
picture book is a children’s version of NASA astronaut Jerry L. Ross’s autobiography, Spacewalker: My
Journey in Space and Faith as NASA’s Record-Setting Frequent Flyer. Designed for ages 7–12 and
told in friendly first-person narration, it represents how Ross followed his dream from rural 1950s northern
Indiana to Purdue University and then outer space. The
thirty-two-page book is illustrated with personal
photos and memorabilia.
AVOID THE LINES! Pre-order your book & pick it up the day before
the event! Cash or check only (payable to Friends of Crown Point
Library) available at Crown Point or Winfield. Pre sale ends Friday, September
Pre-orders will be available for pick up on Monday, September 29 from 3 – 7 p.m.
or beginning at 3 p.m. on the day of the event.
will benefit the Friends of the Crown Point Community Library and the Lake Courthouse Foundation.
Paper Crafts with
Tuesday, Sep. 16, 10 am
Tuesday, Sep. 16, 1-3 pm
Click here for more information.
"Grigris" (French) Wednesday, September 17 at 6 pm.
Third Wednesdays at 6 pm. Showcasing
award-winning, first-run independent and foreign films. (Films are not subject to MPAA
Blood Drive: Friday, September 19, 11-3.
Make an appointment at the libray or call 1-800-REDCROSS or go to www.redcrossblood.org sponsor code
AARP Smart Driver Course, the nation's
largest driving refresher course. September 22 at 10 am. Register at
Game Day for Adults: Friday, September 26 from
11-2. We supply the games, you supply the fun!
Looking for a good
book? Look for the orange book reviews written by your fellow readers
located on the book shelves.
for more Reader Resources.