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
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
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,
Pre-orders will be available for pick up at Crown Point Library on Monday, September 29
from 3 – 7 p.m. or beginning at 3 p.m. on the day of the event. All proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Crown Point
Community Library and the Lake Courthouse
Stories for Seniors: Thursday, September 18 at 2
pm. Topic: Man's Best Friend
Healthy Lunch Club:
Mondays September 8, 15, 22, 29 and October 6.
2 sessions each day: 10-11 am or 11-12 noon
in meeting room 3.
Learn how to create a healthy choice that is low in salt, fat and sugar but tasty and
easy on the budget. Sponsored by Purdue Extension. Please register
with Purdue Extension Office: 219-755-3240.
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 219-949-6307.
Game Day for Adults:
Friday, September 26 from 11-2. We supply the games, you supply the
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
are available for use in the Internet Cafe at any time.
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.