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Program note: Any outside organizations that are interested in bringing a group of 10 or more children, please contact Main Library to set up a visit for a program.

(Call the Head of Youth Services at 219-931-5100, Ext. 330). Programs begin promptly at the time listed. If you are running late, please join us for the next program time.

Reading tutoring/Tutor de lectura:

The Hammond Public Library and Calumet College of St. Joseph offer FREE reading tutoring to students in kindergarten-12th grade. This is a walk-in service!

Call Youth Services at 219-931-5100, ext. 336 for more information.

La Biblioteca Pública de Hammond ofrece tutoría GRATIS de lectura para niños en el jardín de infantes hasta el grado 12.

Llame a Servicios a la Juventud para más información en (219) 931-5100, ext. 336.

Babies and Books (Ages 0 through 18 months)

Thursdays at 10 a.m.

Join us on the following dates to hear stories and to learn new songs and rhymes to help your baby’s mind grow!

Tiny Tots (Ages 18 months through 2 years)

Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.

Join us on the following dates to sing songs, learn rhymes, and play!

Twos and Threes (Ages 2 through 3)

Thursdays at 11 a.m.

Join us on the following dates to sing songs, learn rhymes, and play!

In February, we share songs, a story, and activities about Arctic animals.

Little Listeners (Ages 3 through 5)

Join us for stories, songs, and crafts about Arctic animals!

Music Monday

Join us to listen to songs, to play instruments, and to dance!

Kids Can 2! (Ages 6 through 9)

LEGO Club (Ages 6-13)

Create with the library's Legos!

Just for Tweens (Ages 8-13)

After School Movie (Ages 6-13)

Teens and Tots (for teen moms and their little ones)

Attention, teen mothers! Join us to help your baby's mind grow, to gather helpful resources, and to have fun with your little one.

Programs are at 11 a.m. on these Saturdays:

Celebrate an Author's Birthday

Hop into the New Year! (Ages 6 – 13)

Homeschooling and the Library

Are You Superstitious? Good Luck! (Ages 6-13)

Children's Book Discussion

Imagine a Reading Wonderland – Winter Reading (Ages 0 – 13)

Read books to earn prizes throughout the month of February! Visit Youth Services to learn more and to sign up for Winter Reading.

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