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Upcoming Events
Tue, May 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Meeting Room C
See how to grow delicious potatoes in containers at this hands-on event for adults. Registration... more
See how to grow delicious potatoes in containers at this hands-on event for adults. Registration is required.
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Main Library - Meeting Room C
Celebrate Memorial Day by creating your own festive mesh wreath. Registration is required.
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Event Lawn
Teens in grades 6–12 can support our Summer Reading Program by creating chalk art centered... more
Teens in grades 6–12 can support our Summer Reading Program by creating chalk art centered around the program's theme.

Wed, May 29, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library - Teens Program Room
Smart College Selection consultants will lead rising high school seniors through the Common... more
Smart College Selection consultants will lead rising high school seniors through the Common Application platform. Registration is required.

Wed, May 29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Digital Media Lab
Learn animation tools in Procreate Dreams on the iPad. This workshop is part of the Summer of... more
Learn animation tools in Procreate Dreams on the iPad. This workshop is part of the Summer of Animation at the Digital Media Lab. Registration required.
This event is full

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Meeting Room C
Learn the history of relief printmaking and make a linocut print in this hands-on workshop... more
Learn the history of relief printmaking and make a linocut print in this hands-on workshop taught by Teen Artist in Residence Celine Yang. Registration is required.
This event is full

Fri, May 31, All day
Main Library
(All Ages) Stop by the Main Library Kids Area to see kites celebrating Chinese culture. This... more
(All Ages) Stop by the Main Library Kids Area to see kites celebrating Chinese culture. This special exhibit is presented in partnership with the Indy Asian American Times.

Fri, May 31, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Meeting Room A
Learn animation tools in Procreate Dreams on the iPad. This workshop is part of the Summer of... more
Learn animation tools in Procreate Dreams on the iPad. This workshop is part of the Summer of Animation at the Digital Media Lab. Registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, All day
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Fun for readers of all ages—kids, teens, and adults!

Sat, Jun 01, All day
Main Library
(All Ages) Stop by the Main Library Kids Area to see kites celebrating Chinese culture. This... more
(All Ages) Stop by the Main Library Kids Area to see kites celebrating Chinese culture. This special exhibit is presented in partnership with the Indy Asian American Times.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Discovery Room
(Ages 2–5) Caregivers and children will enjoy yoga together! Free tickets are required and... more
(Ages 2–5) Caregivers and children will enjoy yoga together! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the program start time.

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Discovery Room
(Ages 2–5) Caregivers and children will enjoy yoga together! Free tickets are required and... more
(Ages 2–5) Caregivers and children will enjoy yoga together! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the program start time.

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meeting Room B
The 2024 Carmel Film Forum and Digital Media Lab host a five-part digital animation workshop,... more
The 2024 Carmel Film Forum and Digital Media Lab host a five-part digital animation workshop, contest, and screening. Learn how to create a short animation. Registration required.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B,Kids Study Room 1A,Kids Study Room 1B
(Ages 6–12) Like dogs? Come read for 15 minutes to a Paws & Think therapy dog! Registration is... more
(Ages 6–12) Like dogs? Come read for 15 minutes to a Paws & Think therapy dog! Registration is required—first come, first served—in person at the Kids Desk beginning at 1:30pm the day of the program.

Mon, Jun 03, All day
West Park
Families can enjoy a nature walk and story by participating in our StoryWalk at West Park on... more
Families can enjoy a nature walk and story by participating in our StoryWalk at West Park on West 116th Street.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Discovery Room
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be... more
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the program start time.

Mon, Jun 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Discovery Room
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be... more
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the program start time.

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meeting Room C
Are you interested in genealogy? Need help getting started or want to bounce ideas off others?... more
Are you interested in genealogy? Need help getting started or want to bounce ideas off others? Stop by our weekly genealogy drop-in sessions. Bring your own tablet or laptop. No registration required.

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Teens Program Room
Join us for this laid-back tournament for the game Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch... more
Join us for this laid-back tournament for the game Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch for teens in grades 6–12. Registration is required.

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - Meeting Room A
Join us for a fascinating presentation on the history of abstract animation. Registration is... more
Join us for a fascinating presentation on the history of abstract animation. Registration is required.

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Meeting Room B
Come to the library to learn all about working with tigers, cheetahs, ocelots, and other exotic... more
Come to the library to learn all about working with tigers, cheetahs, ocelots, and other exotic cats. Registration is required for this program, which is designed for adults.

Tue, Jun 04, All day
Meadowlark Park
Families can enjoy a nature walk and story by participating in our StoryWalk at Meadowlark Park,... more
Families can enjoy a nature walk and story by participating in our StoryWalk at Meadowlark Park, accessible from both Meadow Lane and the Monon Trail.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Discovery Room
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be... more
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the program start time.

Tue, Jun 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Discovery Room
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be... more
(Ages 4–6) Join us for stories, activities, and crafts! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the program start time.

Tue, Jun 04, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Main Library - Discovery Room B
(Ages 7–12) Wear clothes appropriate for sculpting and exploring color mixing. This project... more
(Ages 7–12) Wear clothes appropriate for sculpting and exploring color mixing. This project will be messy! Read the full description for info about required tickets. No younger siblings may attend.

Tue, Jun 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Digital Media Lab
Learn animation tools in Procreate Dreams on the iPad. Registration is required.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meadowlark Park
Drop by the playground at Meadowlark Park to help create a group chalk project to celebrate... more
Drop by the playground at Meadowlark Park to help create a group chalk project to celebrate our new StoryWalk, featuring the book A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer Ericsson.

Main Library
West Branch