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Winter Reading Bingo for Adults

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Adults, stop by the Reference Desk to pick up your Winter Reading Bingo sheet in January & February. Complete five fun reading-related activities in a row--up, down, across, or diagonal--and turn in your bingo to the Reference Desk. You'll get a cool sticker and a free entry in our drawing for a $25 Amazon gift…

Scavenger Hunt: Pokemon!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

February’s Scavenger Hunt Theme Is Pokemon! Wild Pokemon have been discovered roaming around Youth Services! See if you can “catch ’em all” through February and win a prize! But look out, they hide in new places every week! For kids and teens of all ages.

Weekly Crafts for Kids & Teens

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Each week we will have different projects and crafts for kids and teens. Take-home craft kits are still available, but now you may make some of them here in the Makerspace! We have all the supplies you need to be “crafty.” Visit the Youth Services desk to find out more. Crafts and activities change weekly.…

Great Decisions

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The foreign policy discussion program Great Decisions returns to the library for a 26th season. The discussions this month will be Mideast Realignment and Climate Technology & Competition. For more information, call Robin Kohn at (219) 873-3049. Reading material is available at the circulation desk.

Genealogy Help with Pat Harris

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Need genealogy help? Genealogy volunteer Pat Harris can give you tips and advice on how to research your family tree or find genealogical records. Stop by on Tuesdays between 1:00 – 4:00 pm for help with your genealogical or local history questions.

Dream Big and Engineer On!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Introduce young children to the creative and innovative world of engineering with this hands-on experience! Drop by between 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. for fun activities related to engineering. Suggested for children ages 2-8 accompanied by an adult. This event is free- all materials are provided. #Eweek2024

Story Time!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Join Mr. Dave and Miss Dana for stories, activities, songs, and crafts each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.! For children birth through age 5 and accompanied by an adult. And be sure to check out all of our previous story time videos through our YouTube channel, Facebook page, and website.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, February 28, at 2:00 pm.

Adult D&D

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Enter the lands of Emseapell for adventure! Low pay, extreme danger, and (not) free room and board are guaranteed! This is an in-person 5e D&D campaign for adults ages 18+. All experience levels are welcome. Please register here as supplies are provided but are first come, first served. Please email questions to mguncheon@mclib.org

Needle Arts Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Hello Crafters! Join your fellow artists for some community building through stitching with the needle art of your choice. A variety of crafts are represented and more are always welcome. Our club features crocheting, knitting, needlepoint, cross-stitch, hand stitching, and other crafts. All skill levels and ages are welcome, and the sharing of skills is…

Lecture on the Belle Gunness Mystery

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

On the morning of April 28, 1908, fire destroyed the Gunness home on McClung Rd in La Porte, Indiana. When the remains of the family were found in the rubble, the woman's body had no head. Later more bodies were found on the farm creating a mystery that shocked the world! Join local historian Bruce…

Board Game Bonanza!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Come play our ever growing collection of games! For kids, teens, and families!

Creative Tech Activities

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Create, discover, and tinker with LEGO Spike, Micro:bits, paper circuits, Ozobots, 3D pens, and more! For children ages 6 - 17. Kids 12 and under must have a parent or guardian attend the session with them.

Story Time!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Join Mr. Dave and Miss Dana for stories, activities, songs, and crafts each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.! For children birth through age 5 and accompanied by an adult. And be sure to check out all of our previous story time videos through our YouTube channel, Facebook page, and website.

D&D @ MCPL for Kids

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons with other kids! Work on teambuilding, storytelling, and more while earning cool magical items and loot! For tweens and teens ages 10-17. All supplies are provided, but are first come, first served. No registration needed. Please email Miss Dana with questions at dwolf@mclib.org.

Scratch Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Learn to code with Scratch by working through projects, sharing ideas, and exploring your creativity. Scratch is a coding platform to create stories, games, and animations. For children ages 7 - 17. For more info, call 219-873-3045 and ask for Dave.

Needle Arts Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Hello Crafters! Join your fellow artists for some community building through stitching with the needle art of your choice. A variety of crafts are represented and more are always welcome. Our club features crocheting, knitting, needlepoint, cross-stitch, hand stitching, and other crafts. All skill levels and ages are welcome, and the sharing of skills is…

Afternoon Movie: A Haunting in Venice

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

A Haunting in Venice is set in eerie post-WW II Venice on All Hallows Eve and is a terrifying mystery featuring the return of the celebrated sleuth, Hercule Poirot. Now retired and living in self-imposed exile in the world’s most glamourous city, Poirot reluctantly attends a séance at a decaying haunted palazzo. When one of…

Any Book Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

We want to hear about what you’re currently reading, which books are keeping you awake, which books made you cry, which books you hated. Come discuss your latest reads with us! The Any Book Club takes away the “reading together” aspect of a book club, but keeps the conversation going.

Great Decisions

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The foreign policy discussion program Great Decisions returns to the library for a 26th season. The discussions this month are Science Across Borders and U. S.-China Trade Rivalry. For more information, call 873-3049. Reading material is available at the circulation desk.

Creative Tech Activities

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Create, discover, and tinker with LEGO Spike, Micro:bits, paper circuits, Ozobots, 3D pens, and more! For children ages 6 - 17. Kids 12 and under must have a parent or guardian attend the session with them.

Board Game Night for Adults

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Join us for a drop-in Board Game Night for adults! We'll have a variety of board and card games to play. Try out a new casual game or revisit an old favorite. Free and open to the public. Doors open at 5:00 PM; games begin starting at 5:15 pm. Board Game Night for Adults is…

Story Time!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Join Mr. Dave and Miss Dana for stories, activities, songs, and crafts each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.! For children birth through age 5 and accompanied by an adult. And be sure to check out all of our previous story time videos through our YouTube channel, Facebook page, and website.

Tinkercad 3D Modeling

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Design, remix, and explore your creativity with Tinkercad! This session is for children ages 09 -17 and serves as an introduction to anyone that is curious about, or interested in, 3D design, art, and 3D printing. No prior experience necessary. All participants will get a free 3D print of their creations (Printing time is limited…

Adult Dungeons & Dragons

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Enter the lands of Emseapell for adventure! Low pay, extreme danger, and (not) free room and board are guaranteed! This is an in-person D&D campaign for adults ages 18+. All experience levels are welcome. Please register on our website as supplies are provided but are first come, first served. Please email questions to mguncheon@mclib.org.

Duneland Stamp Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The Duneland Stamp Club meets the second Thursday of each month. New members are welcome.

Needle Arts Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Hello Crafters! Join your fellow artists for some community building through stitching with the needle art of your choice. A variety of crafts are represented and more are always welcome. Our club features crocheting, knitting, needlepoint, cross-stitch, hand stitching, and other crafts. All skill levels and ages are welcome, and the sharing of skills is…

For Pete’s Sake: Get Your Irish On!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Celebrate LIVE Irish music and the wearing of the green at the Michigan City Public Library! To celebrate St. Patrick's Day we will be entertained by the Celtic music and stories of "For Pete's Sake" and "Debra Plays Harp". It's about the good luck charms that Spring can bring, begorra!

Cookies and Canvas

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Do you want to paint a heartwarming spring canvas with friends? We will be showing you how to paint the “Buggy” scene pictured above. Registration for each person is required, as supplies are limited. Register online here! Light refreshments will be served. Please call Sydney at 219-873-3044 or Jennifer at 219-873-3042 for any questions.

Creative Tech Activities

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Create, discover, and tinker with LEGO Spike, Micro:bits, paper circuits, Ozobots, 3D pens, and more! For children ages 6 - 17. Kids 12 and under must have a parent or guardian attend the session with them.

Story Time!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Join Mr. Dave and Miss Dana for stories, activities, songs, and crafts each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.! For children birth through age 5 and accompanied by an adult. And be sure to check out all of our previous story time videos through our YouTube channel, Facebook page, and website.

D&D @ MCPL for Kids

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons with other kids! Work on teambuilding, storytelling, and more while earning cool magical items and loot! For tweens and teens ages 10-17. All supplies are provided, but are first come, first served. No registration needed. Please email Miss Dana with questions at dwolf@mclib.org.

Scratch Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Learn to code with Scratch by working through projects, sharing ideas, and exploring your creativity. Scratch is a coding platform to create stories, games, and animations. For children ages 7 - 17. For more info, call 219-873-3045 and ask for Dave.

Needle Arts Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Hello Crafters! Join your fellow artists for some community building through stitching with the needle art of your choice. A variety of crafts are represented and more are always welcome. Our club features crocheting, knitting, needlepoint, cross-stitch, hand stitching, and other crafts. All skill levels and ages are welcome, and the sharing of skills is…

Kiddo Bingo

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Every Bingo is a winner! Play for small prizes and have fun! For kids and families of all ages!

Last Day to Register for Genealogy Bus Trip

Today is the final day to register for the genealogy bus trip to the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne taking place on Wednesday, April 17. The center has an extensive collection of North American genealogy resources, and all books are available in open stacks. The cost is just $35 per person.…

DIY Terrariums

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Create a cute terrarium using soil, rocks, and little figures. All supplies are provided on a first come, first served basis. For kids ages 10-17. Dress for a mess just in case!

Great Decisions

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The foreign policy discussion program Great Decisions returns to the library for a 26th season. The discussions this month are Science Across Borders and U. S.-China Trade Rivalry. For more information, call 873-3049. Reading material is available at the circulation desk.

Creative Tech Activities

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Create, discover, and tinker with LEGO Spike, Micro:bits, paper circuits, Ozobots, 3D pens, and more! For children ages 6 - 17. Kids 12 and under must have a parent or guardian attend the session with them.

Story Time!

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Join Mr. Dave and Miss Dana for stories, activities, songs, and crafts each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.! For children birth through age 5 and accompanied by an adult. And be sure to check out all of our previous story time videos through our YouTube channel, Facebook page, and website.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, March 27, at 2:00 pm.

Adult Dungeons & Dragons

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Enter the lands of Emseapell for adventure! Low pay, extreme danger, and (not) free room and board are guaranteed! This is an in-person D&D campaign for adults ages 18+. All experience levels are welcome. Please register on our website as supplies are provided but are first come, first served. Please email questions to mguncheon@mclib.org.

Needle Arts Club

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Hello Crafters! Join your fellow artists for some community building through stitching with the needle art of your choice. A variety of crafts are represented and more are always welcome. Our club features crocheting, knitting, needlepoint, cross-stitch, hand stitching, and other crafts. All skill levels and ages are welcome, and the sharing of skills is…

Jewish Mini Film Festival: Love & Hummus and Farewell, Mr. Haffmann

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

Free and open to all! A documentary about an iconic Middle Eastern food and a drama about the occupation of France during World War 2 will highlight this year’s Jewish Mini Film Festival. Film selections include Life & Hummus (documentary/not rated, 40 minutes), and Farewell, Mr. Haffmann  (R, 1 hour 56 minutes). The film festival features a coffee cake…

Genealogy Bus Trip to Allen County Public Library

Allen County Public Library 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN, United States

Join us for the genealogy bus trip to the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne taking place on Wednesday, April 17. The center has an extensive collection of North American genealogy resources, and all books are available in open stacks. The cost is just $35 per person. Please send the signed reservation form and…

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, April 24, at 2:00 pm.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, May 22, at 2:00 pm.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Wednesday, June 19, for the Juneteenth holiday.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, June 26, at 2:00 pm.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Thursday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, July 24, at 2:00 pm.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, August 28, at 2:00 pm.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Monday, September 2, for the Labor Day holiday.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, September 25, at 2:00 pm.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, October 23, at 2:00 pm.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, November 20, at 2:00 pm.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Thursday, November 28, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Library Board Meeting

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The monthly meeting of the Michigan City Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, December 18, at 2:00 pm.

Library Closes at Noon

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library will close at 12:00 PM on Monday, December 23, for a staff event.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Tuesday, December 24.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Wednesday, December 25.

Library Closed

Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN, United States

The library is closed on Tuesday, December 31, for the New Year's Eve holiday.

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