Access our Online Catalog from Home – www.mclib.org. Normal library hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday & 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.
DVDs at the Library
New DVDs arrive regularly at the library. New titles available include: “Boy Erased,” “Hunter Killer,” “The Wife” and “Widows.”
Register for 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, a free program designed to promote language and a love of reading in children. Your child will receive a special surprise (choice of an age-appropriate book or CD) for each 100 books that are read to them (or that they read on their own). For children ages birth through entering kindergarten.
Week at a Glance at the Library
Friday, Feb. 22
2 p.m. 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.
Monday, Feb. 25
6:30 p.m. Great Decisions – Topic Middle East
Tuesday, Feb. 26
1 p.m. Story Time – Enjoy stories, songs, activities, crafts and more with the Story Time Crew! Please arrive a few minutes early to receive your child’s name tag. This program is for children ages birth through 5 years, accompanied by an adult.
Wednesday, Feb. 27
10:00am Story Time
Thursday, Feb. 28
5 p.m. Graphic Novel Club – Join the Graphic Novel Club. Explore graphic novels and comic books. This month, Paper Girls. Join Erin and her fellow Paper Girls as they deal with mysterious goings on within their town. From disappearances, spooky occurrences, and possibly people from the future, Hugo award-winning author Brian K. Vaughn presents a nostalgic comic on an epic scale. For ages 13-18. Stop in Youth Services for more information.
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.
Saturday, March 2
12:30 p.m. Gentle Flow Yoga – Certified yoga instructor Lauralee Sikorski, who has taught over 5,000 hours of classes, will lead a free gentle flow yoga with emphasis on deep breathing and releasing stress. Bring your own mat, wear comfortable attire and come on an empty stomach.