Access our Online Catalog from Home — www.mclib.org. Wi-fi is available in the library. For more information stop by the Reference Department. Normal library hours are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays 1 to 5 p.m. For more information, contact the circulation desk at 873-3042.

Friends of the Library

Your Friends of the Library membership shows that the library and all it has to offer the community, is important to you and your family. All of your $10 per year dues goes to support the Library and its various programs and services. Please consider joining! And now is the time to mark your calendar for the annual Collector's Corner Breakfast on April 27. Bring an item for appraisal and have a wonderful breakfast catered by Portofino's. For more information, call 219-873-3049.

 

DVDs at the Library

New DVDs arrive regularly at the library. Some new titles available include: "Halloween" (2018 version), "The Old Man and the Gun," "First Man," and "The Girl in the Spider's Web. "

Youth Services

The next date for Pokemon Go was just released! Join us as we celebrate Pokemon Go Community day, Saturday, Feb. 16, 1-4 p.m. The library Pokestop will have a lure placed on it by staff and there will be Pokemon-themed giveaways, while supplies last! Call Jonathan at 219-873-3045 for more information.

Week at a Glance at the Library

Sunday, Feb. 17

2 p.m. Films on DVD Series: Operation Finale — The Films on DVD Series returns with the showing of Operation Finale starring Ben Kingsley and Oscar Isaac. A cinematic adaptation of how a group of Israeli secret agents arrested SS officer Adolf Eichmann, the man who masterminded the “Final Solution”. He was tracked down in Buenos Aires, captured, and brought to Israel for trial in 1961. Rated PG-13.

Thursday, Feb. 21

5:30 p.m. Needle Art League — The Needle Arts League of Michigan City promotes all forms of needle arts. Membership is open to anyone interested in needle arts such as crochet, needlepoint, cross stitch, crewel, tatting and other hand stitching. All skill levels and ages are welcome. An exchange of skills and materials is encouraged. For information, call 219-873-3049.

Friday, Feb. 22

2 pm Bookmarks: Educated by Tara Westover — Tori Binelli will review Educated by Tara Westover. This is an unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University.

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