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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.

LOCAL AUTHOR FAIR took place May 30. Click here for details and for a list of authors who participated.

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

DIGITAL DOWNLOADS OPEN HOUSE: Fri., Aug. 7 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon

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.

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.: July 22 & 29; Aug. 5, 12, 19 & 26

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.: July 27; Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31

Also the 2nd Saturday of the month from 1-4 p.m.: Sat., Aug. 8

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

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING: Monday, July 27 from 2-4 p.m., lobby

STITCHING IN THE STACKS: Thurs., Aug. 13, 2015 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

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

ADVOCACY COMMITTEE (renamed the Hammond Public Library Foundation Partners)

Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.: Aug. 18

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

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