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Mill Road Branch will be closed Monday, December 11 through Monday, January 1, 2018. The library will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 with reduced services.

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Sunday, Dec. 17, Friday, Dec. 22, Saturday, Dec. 23, Sunday, Dec. 24, and Monday, Dec. 25 for Christmas. Friday, Dec. 29, Saturday, Dec. 30, Sunday, Dec. 31, and Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 for New Year's.

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Events, Programs, and Classes

Saturday, December 16, 2017
9:30 AM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Need help with*... Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

10:00 AM
LEGO Brick Fun at the Library at Tippecanoe

Join other LEGO brick enthusiasts and see what you can…

10:30 AM
Saturdays at Central at Central

Build Your Own Gingerbread House Listen to the story of the gingerbread…

10:30 AM
Play & Learn at Washington Park

Join us each Saturday morning from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the…

10:30 AM
Citizenship Classes at Mitchell Street

Free citizenship classes presented by Voces de la Frontera every…

11:00 AM
Central Library Tour at Central

Tour the past and present glory of the Central Library…

1:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Central

Need help getting a job online? A job trainer specialist…

1:00 PM
Saturday Matinee at Martin Luther King

Bring the family for movie day! Watch family friendly movies.…

1:30 PM
Saturday Afternoons at Central for 'Tweens at Central

Chess ClubOpen play chess for all levels.

2:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Center Street

Need help getting a job online? A job trainer specialist…