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Programs for Adults

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BOOK DISCUSSIONS, BOOK TALKS, AUTHOR VISITS: Click here for topics and times.

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

>> WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF MUSIC

Wed., April 8, 15, 22 & 29 at 6:30 p.m.

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.: April 6, 13, 20 & 27; May 4, 11 & 18

Also the 2nd Saturday of the month from 1-4 p.m.: Sat., April 11 or May 9

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

>> BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING

Mon., April 27 from 2-4 p.m.

No blood pressure in May, due to the Memorial Day holiday

A staff member from North Shore Health Centers perform blood pressure screenings.

>> STITCHING IN THE STACKS

Thurs., April 9 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Thurs., May 14 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

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

>> FOOD DRIVE during NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

Mon., April 13- Sat., April 18

We are collecting canned or packaged food items to be given to Greater Hammond Community Services. (This is not a Food for Fines drive; donating does not waive any library fines or fees.)

>> DIGITAL DOWNLOADS OPEN HOUSE

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.

>> ADVOCACY COMMITTEE

Community members are welcome to join us to provide input and assistance. Meetings run from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on the following Tuesdays:

April 21

May 19

June 16

July 21

>> TENNIS TIPS

>> SONGWRITING CLASS

>> THOSE WERE THE DAYS RADIO PLAYERS

>> "PUT SOME STEP IN YOUR SPRING" CONCERT BY THE GOLDEN TONES

>> WALDORF THEATER COMPANY: SHAKESPEARE'S TWELFTH NIGHT

>> LOCAL AUTHOR FAIR

>> SUMMER READING PROGRAM BEGINS


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