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Mush! with Noggin, the Sled Dog (and her human, Karen Land)

11:00am - 12:00pm
Rolling Prairie Branch
Library Branch: Rolling Prairie Branch
Age Group: Everyone
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
Have you ever wondered… What does it feel like to ride the runners behind a team of dogs, steering a loaded sled through mountainous terrain, crossing the vast Alaskan tundra, hugging the shoreline of the great Bering Sea? What does it take to car...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
Have you ever wondered… What does it feel like to ride the runners behind a team of dogs, steering a loaded sled through mountainous terrain, crossing the vast Alaskan tundra, hugging the shoreline of the great Bering Sea? What does it take to car...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: MN-Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
In the 1960s, thousands tuned in every week to watch Julia Child demonstrate the art of French cooking on television. Actress and scholar Leslie Goddard, Ph.D. brings the iconic French Chef to life in this portrayal, where Child discusses everything ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Union Mills Branch
Room: UM-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Spring into convenient meal preparation! Join the LPCPL and Chrissie Lai, Purdue Extension's Health & Human Sciences Educator, to practice creating a healthy and delicious meal. Borrow one of our Health Literacy Kits that includes a Slow Cooker, ...

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Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Book Tasting

10:00am - 11:00am
Coolspring Branch
Library Branch: Coolspring Branch
Room: CS-Meeting Room
Age Group: Family
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
Looking for the next great book to read as a family? Join us for a family book tasting!  We will have a selection of books from different genres and at different reading levels to explore, all ready to be checked out!  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Kingsford Heights Branch
Age Group: Everyone
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
Amanda Satterfield, Program Manager for the La Porte County Resource Center, will present what the organization does to support families in our county. Come learn about the many resources available to help families, including supports with parenting,...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Macrame Gnome Craft

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Coolspring Branch
Library Branch: Coolspring Branch
Room: CS-Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
You will "knot" want to miss out on making your own whimsical macramé gnome! These DIY gnomes can easily be added to garland to hang as decor for any holiday or occasion. You can even add your own loop to your design to hang it as an ornament or on t...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Creative Cooking: Desserts with an Instant Pot

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hanna Branch
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Registration
Library Branch: Hanna Branch
Room: HA-Meeting Room
Age Group: Family
Program Description: Presentation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Take a look at how to use an Instant Pot to make delicious desserts with LPCPL and Chrissie Lai, Purdue Extension's Health and Human Sciences Educator. Take home a multipurpose kitchen tool to keep as your very own, learn how to satisfy your sweet to...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Healthy Talks: Good Sleep for Good Health

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Rolling Prairie Branch
Library Branch: Rolling Prairie Branch
Room: RP-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
Getting good quality sleep is important for your health - just as important for your health as diet and exercise. Studies show that good sleep improves your brain performances, mood, and has several benefits to your health.  At Healthy Talks,...

Storytime for Adults

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: MN-Meeting Room B
Program Description: Presentation, Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for Grown-Up Storytime because why should the kiddos get to have all the fun? At Grown-Up Storytime we will read from short stories, excerpts from novels, maybe even some poetry! Each reading will be about 10 minutes long. Bring a friend...

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Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Make Your Own Fascinator

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rolling Prairie Branch
Library Branch: Rolling Prairie Branch
Room: RP-Meeting Room
Age Group: 6-11, Teen, Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
With the Kentucky Derby happening in two days, get in the spirit by creating your very own fascinator! Fascinators are ornamental headpieces, typically attached to a band or clip and come in spring colors to make your outfit pop! They are the perfect...

Storytime for Adults

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: MN-Meeting Room B
Program Description: Presentation, Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for Grown-Up Storytime because why should the kiddos get to have all the fun? At Grown-Up Storytime we will read from short stories, excerpts from novels, maybe even some poetry! Each reading will be about 10 minutes long. Bring a friend...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: MN-Meeting Room B
Age Group: Everyone
Program Description: Presentation
Event Details:
Book tracking is a great way to make sure you don't read the same book twice - well, on accident that is.  If you've ever wondered about sites like Goodreads, Beanstack, The Storygraph, and more, join us for this presentation. Bring your d...

Memorial Day

All Day
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Dining with Diabetes: Carbs, Sweeteners, and Desserts

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Union Mills Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Union Mills Branch
Room: UM-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Dining with Diabetes (DWD) is a fun and interactive diabetes self-management educational program open to all, and of particular interest to individuals with prediabetes or type 1 or type 2 diabetes and members of their support system. An exclusi...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Dining with Diabetes: Fats, Sodium, and Main Dishes

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Union Mills Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Union Mills Branch
Room: UM-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Dining with Diabetes (DWD) is a fun and interactive diabetes self-management educational program open to all, and of particular interest to individuals with prediabetes or type 1 or type 2 diabetes and members of their support system. An exclusi...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Union Mills Branch
Room: UM-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Presentation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Dining with Diabetes (DWD) is a fun and interactive diabetes self-management educational program open to all, and of particular interest to individuals with prediabetes or type 1 or type 2 diabetes and members of their support system. An exclusi...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Independence Day

All Day
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online

Labor Day

All Day
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online

Thanksgiving Day Eve

5:00pm - 8:00pm
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online

Thanksgiving Day

All Day
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online

Christmas Eve

All Day
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online

Christmas Day

All Day
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online

New Year's Day

All Day
All Branches
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online