Crown Point Community Library

Winfield Branch Summer Reading Events

Don’t forget to pick up your FREE Railcats tickets for the whole family and join us at the ballpark to celebrate your participation in Summer Reading. Ask at any library public desk.

Night at the Ballpark Railcats Games: Tuesday, July 30 OR Thursday, August 1

EVENTS AT THE WINFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR MOST PROGRAMS.

 

Kick Off Celebration – GLOW PARTY Monday, June 10 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Celebrate the beginning of summer reading at our black light glow party. Art activities, face painting, Apollo space landing photo booth, refreshments and more! Free. No Registration.

 

Fortnight Nerf Night  Friday, June 28  at 5  -6:15 p.m. Grades 1- 6.

Kids will report to the library at 5:00 and prepare for battle. Doors are locked after 5:05 p.m.  Kids will bring their favorite nerf gun with 10 initialed nerf darts (no discs or Rivals). Eye protection is required. Registration required.

 

Lego Space Build: Starting on June 17 bring in an original Lego creation (not from a kit). We will display it throughout the Summer Reading program and patrons will vote for their favorite.

 

Space Scavenger Hunt: Starting June 17 through June 22 come to the library and look for hidden items from outer space.

 

Sensory Box from Outer Space: Wednesday, July 3 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Open play sensory box for children age 0 – 4.

 

Space Storytime Phase One: Wednesday, June 12 at 10:30 a.m.

Interactive space-related storytime with stories, crafts, and music for ages 0-5. Caregiver must attend with the child. Registration required.

 

Space Storytime Phase Two:  Wednesday, July 10 at 10:30 a.m.

Interactive space-related storytime with stories, crafts, and music for ages 0-5. Caregiver must attend with the child. Registration required.

 

Space Storytime Phase Three: Wednesday, July 17 at 10:30 a.m.

Interactive space-related storytime with stories, crafts, and music for ages 0-5. Caregiver must attend with the child. Registration required.

 

Science Show Finale: Wednesday, July 31 at 2 p.m. 

Enjoy a live interactive science demonstration show presented by our entertaining and educational flight directors all about the magic of dry ice! Presented by the Challenger Learning Center of NWI. Registration required.

 

Ages 13 & up  

 

TEEN DIY Buttons: Thursday, June 20 at 5 – 6 p.m.

Teens will be instructed on how to use the button maker and given the opportunity to make their own sci-fi flare.

TEEN NIGHT: Stranger Things Thursday, July 11 at 5 – 6 p.m.

Welcome to our first Fandom Teen Night. Come to our Stranger Things party dressed as your favorite character. The best costume wins a prize. Enjoy our waffle bar while you make fandom buttons, create temporary tattoos, and team up for Stranger Things Trivia.

TEEN T-Shirt Screen Printing Thursday, July 25 at 5 -6 p.m.

Teens can bring their own T-Shirts, canvas bags, or paper items such as journals to print with premade screens. This program offers teens a chance to experience screen printing techniques as well as sample different ink combinations, screen sizes, and learn a bit about the emulsion process. This program is a nice starter for making your own hilarious and creative graphic tees.

Adults 18+

Color Your Stress Away – 1st Friday of the Month at 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Book discussion group – 2nd Tuesday of the Month at 1- 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 11: News of the World, Paulette Jiles

Tuesday, July 9: No Assigned Book, Book share and bookmark craft

August: No Book Club Meeting

Paper Crafts – 2nd Thursday of the month at 10:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Join your fellow paper crafters as we make 3 projects each month. The projects will vary but will include such items as handmade greeting cards, gift items, and treat holders. There is something new every month and also appropriate for the season. Please bring adhesives such as tape runner, glue dots and liquid glue. There is a $6 fee for materials payable at the time of the class.

Paper Crafting – 4th Friday of the month at 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

  • Crown Point

    Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Sunday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    122 North Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.663.0270



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  • Winfield Branch

    Mon., Wed. & Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Tuesday & Thursday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Sunday: Closed

    10771 Randolph St
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.662.4039

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