Lake County Public Library
What's on your “To-Do” list this month? Are you saving your vacation for the closing days of summer, or are you already gearing up for back-to-school? Whatever you are up to, don't forget to put the library on your list of places to visit.
MERRILLVILLE | The Lake County Public Library is conducting an online survey through July 21 to find out how patrons use the library’s computers and Internet connection and how this service has made a positive impact on their lives.
ST. JOHN | A burst valve on a hot water heater Sunday flooded a back room at the St. John branch of the Lake County Public Library, forcing its closure on Monday.
HOBART | The Lake County Public Library Foundation recognized first-place winners of its annual Read-a-Thon at the awards ceremony at Avalon Manor last month.
Question: Where can you get an education without first having to pass an entrance exam or pay tuition?
“Bea,” the Lake County Fair mascot and a symbol of the summer season in Northwest Indiana, will be flying into five local Lake County Public Library branches in the coming weeks to remind region families that the 162nd Lake County Fair is coming up Aug. 1 to 10 while helping promote summer r…
MERRILLVILLE | The Lake County Public Library is seeking local authors of teen and children's books for a Summer Book Fair scheduled for June 7 at the Merrillville branch, 1919 W. U.S. 30. Registration is $20 for a table and authors are able to sell their books from 1 to 4 p.m. Interested au…
MERRILLVILLE | A free program explaining container gardening fundamentals is offered at 7 p.m. June 17 at the Lake County Public Library's Merrillville branch, 1919 W. 81st Ave.
HOBART | Children in fourth grade and older can play Nintendo Wii, PlayStation and board games at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Lake County Public Library's Hobart branch, 100 N. Main St.
Hundreds of reels of microfilm are the storage vaults of our region's story — from casualty reports in the Civil War to local reactions to the first man stepping foot on the moon.
Exploding Art, Splish-Splash Science, H2O-Ology. . .this summer is all about science and other fun activities at the Lake County Public Library.
MERRILLVILLE | The Northwest Indiana Genealogical Society offers a presentation explaining how people can find information about their family history.
HOBART | Students in fifth grade and up can participate in the teen advisory board at the Lake County Public Library's Hobart branch, 100 N. Main St.
HOBART | TradeWinds Inc. offers a computer recycling program at its new Hobart facility, sand recently received two sizable donations.
MERRILLVILLE | The Lake County Public Library is seeking volunteers for its summer reading program.
MERRILLVILLE | A free craft table is available to children visiting the Lake County Public Library's Merrillville branch, 1919 W. 81st Ave.
Don't want to pay late fees for overdue books and movies? Then just buy them at your library.
MERRILLVILLE | The Lake County Public Library's Merrillville branch, 1919 W. U.S. 30, now offers scanning and faxing services in the genealogy room of the library and offers a variety of options. Patrons can scan items and send them to their phone or tablet, directly to a USB stick, to their…
MERRILLVILLE | A program explaining ways to rebuild credit after financial setbacks is offered at 3 p.m. April 10 at the Lake County Public Library's Merrillville branch, 1919 W. 81st Ave.
MERRILLVILLE | The Friends of the Lake County Public Library meet at 1 p.m. April 8 at the library's Merrillville branch, 1919 W. 81st Ave.
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