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Programs for Adults

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BOOK DISCUSSIONS, BOOK TALKS, AUTHOR VISITS: Click here for a full list of topics and times.

COMPUTER CLASSES:Click here for a full schedule. Classes are open to teens and adults.

DIGITAL DOWNLOADS OPEN HOUSE: Thurs., Sept. 10 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Enjoy magazines, e-books, audiobooks and more with HPL’s downloadable digital content!

Need a demonstration? Not sure how to get started? Bring your device to a Digital Downloads Open House and our staff will help get you started.

FILMS:Thanks to Friends of the Library for funding Public Performance Licensing.

Hispanic Film Series - follow along with subtitles in English. Free popcorn while supplies last.

Serie de la pelicula en espanol - Siga junto con subtitulos en ingles! Gratis ultimas palomitas mientras duren las existencias

Tuesdays at 1 p.m. - martes a las 1 p.m.

September 22 / 22 de septiembre: A La Mala

September 29 / 29 de septiembre: Nosotros Los Nobles

October 13 / 13 de octubre: Bella

October 27 / 27 de octubre: Ladron Que Roba a Ladron

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY: Click here for information on the Friends, fundraisers, and Book Sales.

PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH: Click here for a schedule.

PROGRAMS FOR TEENS: Click here for a schedule.

OTHER PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS (see above for book discussions, author visits, and films):

WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF MUSIC: Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.: Aug. 26; Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30

Florian Bolsega teaches mind training and music theory. Please bring paper and pencil.

ACME PAWN PUSHERS CHESS: Mondays from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.: Aug. 24 & 31; Sept. 14, 21 & 28

Also the 2nd Saturday of the month from 1-4 p.m.: Sat., Sept. 12

Some boards are available; feel free to bring your own set, clock, etc.

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING: Monday, Aug. 31 from 2-4 p.m., lobby

STITCHING IN THE STACKS: (No sessions in Sept. or October)

This open session is for those interested in crochet and knitting. All skill levels welcomed.

ADVOCACY COMMITTEE (renamed the Hammond Public Library Foundation Partners): Next meeting will be set for October.

Community members are welcome to join us to provide input and assistance.

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