Thursday July 7, 2022
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Family Gaming Night | All Ages @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Join us for a night of family gaming fun! We'll have a variety of family-friendly card, dice, and board games available to play as well as on our Nintendo Switch™. Adult caregivers must remain in the room.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Kate Rhoton  574-259-5277 x.1403  k.rhoton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

All Ages

Join us for a night of family gaming fun! We'll have a variety of family-friendly card, dice, and board games available to play as well as on our Nintendo Switch™. Adult caregivers must remain in the room.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Kate Rhoton
  574.259.5277 x.1403
   k.rhoton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
FULL - Daisy Painting with Linda Pieri | Adults @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

THIS EVENT IS FULL

Adults (18+)

Have a blank wall at home that needs brightening? Join us for an evening of painting with special guest Linda Pieri of Linda Pieri Studio. Participants will create a beautiful painted scene featuring daisies.

Registration required and limited to MPHPL cardholders. Registration begins Monday, May 16.

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

THIS EVENT IS FULL

Adults (18+)

Have a blank wall at home that needs brightening? Join us for an evening of painting with special guest Linda Pieri of Linda Pieri Studio. Participants will create a beautiful painted scene featuring daisies.

Registration required and limited to MPHPL cardholders. Registration begins Monday, May 16.

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library


Tuesday July 12, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Ages: 6-11 
 

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x3400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Ages: 6-11 
 

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x3400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at the Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at the Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yak, Snack & Read | Adults @ Harris and Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+) 

Join one of our longest running morning book clubs! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

July 12: Food for Thought: An Indiana Harvest by David Hoppe 

Registration required for each session if attending via Zoom; no registration required for in person attendance.

Zoom registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlfuyorD8rGtVAwOeteIX1N93wh7Zkeqnl

CONTACT: Jennifer Senger  574-259-5277 x 3303  s.maggart@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Adults (18+) 

Join one of our longest running morning book clubs! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

July 12: Food for Thought: An Indiana Harvest by David Hoppe 

Registration required for each session if attending via Zoom; no registration required for in person attendance.

Zoom registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlfuyorD8rGtVAwOeteIX1N93wh7Zkeqnl

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Senger
  574.259.5277 x 3303
   s.maggart@mphpl.org 

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Ages: 6-11 


During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x3400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
There are 10 spaces available.

Ages: 6-11 


During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x3400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
There are 23 spaces available.

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

There are 23 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Teens (Grades 6-12) 

Join us at the library for teen gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch™ or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the whole time. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. No registration required. 

CONTACT: Anne Britton  574-259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Teens (Grades 6-12) 

Join us at the library for teen gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch™ or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the whole time. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. No registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  574.259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Moving Later in Life with Kirsten Sharpe | Adults @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Are you overwhelmed by the thought of moving? Learn where to start and what to expect from Kirsten Sharpe, the REALTOR for SENIORS™. 

Registration recommended and walk-ins welcome. Registration begins Monday, May 16.

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
There are 20 spaces available.

Adults (18+)

Are you overwhelmed by the thought of moving? Learn where to start and what to expect from Kirsten Sharpe, the REALTOR for SENIORS™. 

Registration recommended and walk-ins welcome. Registration begins Monday, May 16.

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

There are 20 spaces available.

Wednesday July 13, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 1400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
There are 2 spaces available.

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 1400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Mishawaka or at the Harris and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Mishawaka or at the Harris and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in | Ages 6-11 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 1400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
There are 8 spaces available.

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 1400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
There are 20 spaces available.

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

There are 20 spaces available.

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Weaving Bookmarks | Adults @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

For thousands of years, the art of weaving has kept people warm, clean, and sheltered from the elements. Join us for a hands-on experience of this ancient craft by learning how to weave a bookmark on a cardboard loom. No prior experience necessary and all materials will be provided for you.

Registration required for this event. 

 

CONTACT: Stephanie Maggart   574-259-5277 x1701  s.maggart@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 15 spaces available.

Adults (18+)

For thousands of years, the art of weaving has kept people warm, clean, and sheltered from the elements. Join us for a hands-on experience of this ancient craft by learning how to weave a bookmark on a cardboard loom. No prior experience necessary and all materials will be provided for you.

Registration required for this event. 

 

CONTACT:
  Stephanie Maggart 
  574.259.5277 x1701
   s.maggart@mphpl.org 

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 15 spaces available.

Thursday July 14, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 2400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 3 spaces available.

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 2400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 2 spaces available.

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 2400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 11 spaces available.

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 2400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 11 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 24 spaces available.

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 24 spaces available.

Friday July 15, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Morning Makers: Yarn Birds | Adults @ Mish/Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Join us for a morning of conversation and crafting! Participants can join in person or virtually via Zoom. This session, we will be working with yarn and other crafting materials to create a yarn bird.

July 15: Yarn Birds 

Registration required and limited to MPHPL cardholders. 

In person registration link: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=MPHPL&curName=2022/07/15_Morning_Makers:_Yarn_Birds_Adults_@_Mish/Zoom

 

Zoom registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYoduqupj4rGdHOL17V1YKxLsRUQSBlWjzG

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Adults (18+)

Join us for a morning of conversation and crafting! Participants can join in person or virtually via Zoom. This session, we will be working with yarn and other crafting materials to create a yarn bird.

July 15: Yarn Birds 

Registration required and limited to MPHPL cardholders. 

In person registration link: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=MPHPL&curName=2022/07/15_Morning_Makers:_Yarn_Birds_Adults_@_Mish/Zoom

 

Zoom registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYoduqupj4rGdHOL17V1YKxLsRUQSBlWjzG

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library


Monday July 18, 2022
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Greenhouse Storytime | Youth @ Mishawaka Parks Greenhouse : [ MPHPL ]

Youth

Join us this summer as we will be partnering with the Mishawaka Parks Department to host storytime in the Mishawaka Education Foundation Community Greenhouse (located at the corner of Broadway and Marion Street).

No registration required.

CONTACT: Derek Wells  574-259-5277 x 1705  d.wells@mphpl.org

Youth

Join us this summer as we will be partnering with the Mishawaka Parks Department to host storytime in the Mishawaka Education Foundation Community Greenhouse (located at the corner of Broadway and Marion Street).

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Derek Wells
  574.259.5277 x 1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

Tuesday July 19, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Ages: 6-11 
 

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x3400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Ages: 6-11 
 

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x3400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at the Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at the Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Ages: 6-11 


During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x3400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Ages: 6-11 


During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x3400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Wednesday July 20, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 1400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 1400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Mishawaka or at the Harris and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Mishawaka or at the Harris and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in | Ages 6-11 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 1400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 1400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Mindful Moments: Affirmation Stones | Adults @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Take some time for yourself! Come enjoy an evening of socializing while discovering different methods for relaxation. 

July 20: Affirmation Stones  

Registration Required.

CONTACT: Stephanie Maggart  574-259-5277 x 1701  s.maggart@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 17 spaces available.

Adults (18+)

Take some time for yourself! Come enjoy an evening of socializing while discovering different methods for relaxation. 

July 20: Affirmation Stones  

Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Stephanie Maggart
  574.259.5277 x 1701
   s.maggart@mphpl.org 

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 17 spaces available.

Thursday July 21, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 2400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 2400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Mug 'n' Muffin | Adults @ Mish/Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Enjoy a morning of coffee, conversation and muffins! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. This month's title is My Life in France by Julia Child & Alex Prud’homme.

Registration required if attending via Zoom

Zoom registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUkc-CqrjooGNNOhEu1wkvWzgrWJiByVRnd

No registration required for in person attendance. 

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Adults (18+)

Enjoy a morning of coffee, conversation and muffins! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. This month's title is My Life in France by Julia Child & Alex Prud’homme.

Registration required if attending via Zoom

Zoom registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUkc-CqrjooGNNOhEu1wkvWzgrWJiByVRnd

No registration required for in person attendance. 

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 2400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 2400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Teen Art: String Painting | Grades 6-12 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Teens (Grades 6-12)

Aspiring teen artists, this one is for you!  Let your inspiration shine and create beautiful and fun string art paintings.  All materials will be provided to learn and complete this art project.  Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

Registered required and will begin on May 16th. 

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
There are 13 spaces available.

Teens (Grades 6-12)

Aspiring teen artists, this one is for you!  Let your inspiration shine and create beautiful and fun string art paintings.  All materials will be provided to learn and complete this art project.  Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

Registered required and will begin on May 16th. 

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

There are 13 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Board Meeting | @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]
CONTACT: Donna Meeks   574-259-5277 x 1101  d.meeks@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
CONTACT:
  Donna Meeks
   574.259.5277 x 1101
   d.meeks@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wygant Floral Demonstration | Adults @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Celebrate the changing seasons with your own beautiful floral arrangements! We are welcoming special guest Melissa Villagrana from Wygant Floral to teach us how to use floral to decorate our homes.

July 21: Fall Wreath 

Registration required. 

CONTACT: Stephanie Maggart  574-259-5277 x 1701  s.maggart@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Adults (18+)

Celebrate the changing seasons with your own beautiful floral arrangements! We are welcoming special guest Melissa Villagrana from Wygant Floral to teach us how to use floral to decorate our homes.

July 21: Fall Wreath 

Registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Stephanie Maggart
  574.259.5277 x 1701
   s.maggart@mphpl.org 

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library


Friday July 22, 2022
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mini-Makers | Grades K-5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Grades K-5

Strawberry rhubarb is a summer flavor like no other. Come join us and experience this thrilling sweet and tart combination as we make personal-sized strawberry rhubarb crisps.

Registration required.

CONTACT: Derek P. Wells  574-259-5277 x1705  d.wells@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
There are 7 spaces available.

Grades K-5

Strawberry rhubarb is a summer flavor like no other. Come join us and experience this thrilling sweet and tart combination as we make personal-sized strawberry rhubarb crisps.

Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Derek P. Wells
  574.259.5277 x1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

There are 7 spaces available.

Monday July 25, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Shark Explorers | All Ages on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Whether you are fascinated by sharks or a little intimidated, come join us as we virtually celebrate the beginning of Shark Week with a fun and educational presentation! Participants of all ages are welcome to come and learn about Shark Week, various sharks, their role in our ecosystem, and more. We will even engage in some virtual shark viewing!

Registration Required

Click here to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYtf-mupjsoH9URj3RIyPtf-KNTXERRLJuT

 
CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

All Ages

Whether you are fascinated by sharks or a little intimidated, come join us as we virtually celebrate the beginning of Shark Week with a fun and educational presentation! Participants of all ages are welcome to come and learn about Shark Week, various sharks, their role in our ecosystem, and more. We will even engage in some virtual shark viewing!

Registration Required

Click here to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYtf-mupjsoH9URj3RIyPtf-KNTXERRLJuT

 
CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

 
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4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Passport Pals | Ages 4-8 on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 4-8

Ready to travel the world? During this fun and informative session, you'll learn all about countries from around the world. Craft, activity and recipe resources will be provided so you can experience a little bit of the country at home. This month, we'll travel to Thailand!

Registration required. Click here to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqfu6vqDsvGd1FQKFpdfIZLM7WZwWpEcj5 Details on when and where to pick up program supplies will be sent via email registrants.

CONTACT: Kate Rhoton  574-259-5277 x.1401  k.rhoton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

Ages 4-8

Ready to travel the world? During this fun and informative session, you'll learn all about countries from around the world. Craft, activity and recipe resources will be provided so you can experience a little bit of the country at home. This month, we'll travel to Thailand!

Registration required. Click here to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqfu6vqDsvGd1FQKFpdfIZLM7WZwWpEcj5 Details on when and where to pick up program supplies will be sent via email registrants.

CONTACT:
  Kate Rhoton
  574.259.5277 x.1401
   k.rhoton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

 
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5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Shark Explorers | All Ages on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Whether you are fascinated by sharks or a little intimidated, come join us as we virtually celebrate the beginning of Shark Week with a fun and educational presentation! Participants of all ages are welcome to come and learn about Shark Week, various sharks, their role in our ecosystem, and more. We will even engage in some virtual shark viewing!

Registration Required

Click here to register: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwuf-2hqDoqG93Qtfh6Nts_tH7qj_Z7kiWR

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

All Ages

Whether you are fascinated by sharks or a little intimidated, come join us as we virtually celebrate the beginning of Shark Week with a fun and educational presentation! Participants of all ages are welcome to come and learn about Shark Week, various sharks, their role in our ecosystem, and more. We will even engage in some virtual shark viewing!

Registration Required

Click here to register: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwuf-2hqDoqG93Qtfh6Nts_tH7qj_Z7kiWR

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

Tuesday July 26, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Ages: 6-11 
 

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x3400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Ages: 6-11 
 

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x3400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at the Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Harris or at the Mishawaka and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Ages: 6-11 


During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x3400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Ages: 6-11 


During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 12th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x3400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Fabulous Foodies: Berries | Adults @ Mish/Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Looking for new dishes to try or looking to add to your weekly meal rotation? Join us to talk about food and swap recipes. Participants will be given a recipe organizer, learn about different dishes and receive new recipes. We encourage all participants to bring recipes to share!  

July 26: Berries  

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
There are 7 spaces available.

Adults (18+)

Looking for new dishes to try or looking to add to your weekly meal rotation? Join us to talk about food and swap recipes. Participants will be given a recipe organizer, learn about different dishes and receive new recipes. We encourage all participants to bring recipes to share!  

July 26: Berries  

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

There are 7 spaces available.

Wednesday July 27, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 1400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 1400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Mishawaka or at the Harris and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Birth - Age 5

This session is full. Space is still available in the 11 a.m. session at Mishawaka or at the Harris and Bittersweet locations.

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in | Ages 6-11 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 1400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 13th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 1400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Thursday July 28, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 2400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 2400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer STEAM-in' | Ages 6-11 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 2400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Ages 6-11

During this 30-minute session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. Sessions are limited to 30 participants. 
 

Registration is required and will begin on Monday, May 16th. Register once for all sessions under the July 14th event.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 2400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Summer Storytime | Birth-Age 5 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x 3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Birth - Age 5

Join us for a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience.

Registration required. Register once for all 3 weeks of the July session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x 3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Trivia: Anime | Grades 6-12 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Teens (Grades 6-12)

Study up on all or your favorite anime series and show off your knowledge in this fun competition! You can compete on your own or with a team. Let’s see if you can answer questions about Titans, Pro Heroes and ramen loving ninjas! Prizes and snacks will be provided. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. Sponsored by 1st Source Bank.

Registration is required and begins Monday, May 16th.

CONTACT: Monicah Fratena  574-259-5277 x 2400  m.fratena@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 29 spaces available.

Teens (Grades 6-12)

Study up on all or your favorite anime series and show off your knowledge in this fun competition! You can compete on your own or with a team. Let’s see if you can answer questions about Titans, Pro Heroes and ramen loving ninjas! Prizes and snacks will be provided. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. Sponsored by 1st Source Bank.

Registration is required and begins Monday, May 16th.

CONTACT:
  Monicah Fratena
  574.259.5277 x 2400
   m.fratena@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 29 spaces available.

Saturday July 30, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Caring for Your Garden | Adults @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Join us for a presentation by Mitch Yaciw from Unity Gardens about caring for your garden. We will discuss watering, weeding, harvesting and other general tips for a healthy garden.

Registration required and begins Monday, May 16th.

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
There are 18 spaces available.

Adults (18+)

Join us for a presentation by Mitch Yaciw from Unity Gardens about caring for your garden. We will discuss watering, weeding, harvesting and other general tips for a healthy garden.

Registration required and begins Monday, May 16th.

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

There are 18 spaces available.

Monday August 1, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Photo Coasters | Adults @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+) 

Photos capture our cherished memories in a variety of ways. We will be making wooden coasters featuring your beloved memories. These unique photo keepsakes ensure your photos are preserved in a fun and useful way. Participants will need to bring their own photos (we can make copies to use for the coaster).   

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th.    

CONTACT: Derek P. Wells  (574)-259-5277 x1705  d.wells@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Adults (18+) 

Photos capture our cherished memories in a variety of ways. We will be making wooden coasters featuring your beloved memories. These unique photo keepsakes ensure your photos are preserved in a fun and useful way. Participants will need to bring their own photos (we can make copies to use for the coaster).   

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th.    

CONTACT:
  Derek P. Wells
  (574).259.5277 x1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Family Back-to-School Bingo | All Ages @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Get ready for the new school year and have some fun with Back-to-School BINGO!  Winners will win a book of their choice to take home.  Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18.
 

 

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  (574) 259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

All Ages

Get ready for the new school year and have some fun with Back-to-School BINGO!  Winners will win a book of their choice to take home.  Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18.
 

 

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  (574) 259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesday August 2, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Kindergarten Day | Children Entering Kindergarten @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Children Entering Kindergarten 

Get ready for the first day of school with a storytime especially for the soon-to-be Kindergartener! Stories, songs and a craft will round out the morning. Every child will also receive a free book! Adult caregivers must remain in the room.

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18. 

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  (574) 259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Children Entering Kindergarten 

Get ready for the first day of school with a storytime especially for the soon-to-be Kindergartener! Stories, songs and a craft will round out the morning. Every child will also receive a free book! Adult caregivers must remain in the room.

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18. 

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  (574) 259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  (574) 259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  (574) 259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Take a Trip | Adults on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Eager to travel the world but aren't sure where to start? Don't have the resources to travel right now? (Hey, travel is expensive!) Then join us for this entertaining and educational exploration of the countries of the world! Each month, we'll focus on a different country, virtually exploring the sights and sounds of each location while also learning about each country's history and culture. This month, we'll explore Mexico!

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.

CONTACT: Kate Rhoton  (574) 259-5277 x1703  k.rhoton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

Adults (18+)

Eager to travel the world but aren't sure where to start? Don't have the resources to travel right now? (Hey, travel is expensive!) Then join us for this entertaining and educational exploration of the countries of the world! Each month, we'll focus on a different country, virtually exploring the sights and sounds of each location while also learning about each country's history and culture. This month, we'll explore Mexico!

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.

CONTACT:
  Kate Rhoton
  (574) 259.5277 x1703
   k.rhoton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

Wednesday August 3, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Anne Britton  (574) 259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  (574) 259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Book & Cook | Grades 3-5 on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Children (Grades 3-5)

Join us for this virtual book club just for kids! Participants and their families are welcome to join us on Zoom for two sessions. The first meeting we will discuss all our favorite parts of the book and the following week we will have a special cooking demonstration based on the story! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

August 3 & 10: Unplugged by Gordon Korman

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. Register once for both weeks of the August session.

CONTACT: Derek P. Wells  (574)-259-5277 x1705  d.wells@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

Children (Grades 3-5)

Join us for this virtual book club just for kids! Participants and their families are welcome to join us on Zoom for two sessions. The first meeting we will discuss all our favorite parts of the book and the following week we will have a special cooking demonstration based on the story! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

August 3 & 10: Unplugged by Gordon Korman

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. Register once for both weeks of the August session.

CONTACT:
  Derek P. Wells
  (574).259.5277 x1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

Thursday August 4, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Kindergarten Day | Children Entering Kindergarten @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Children Entering Kindergarten 

Get ready for the first day of school with a storytime especially for the soon-to-be Kindergartener! Stories, songs and a craft will round out the morning. Every child will also receive a free book! Adult caregivers must remain in the room.

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  (574) 259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Children Entering Kindergarten 

Get ready for the first day of school with a storytime especially for the soon-to-be Kindergartener! Stories, songs and a craft will round out the morning. Every child will also receive a free book! Adult caregivers must remain in the room.

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  (574) 259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Saturday August 6, 2022
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Camping Family Literacy Day | All Ages @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Enjoy a day of literacy fun with a camping theme!  Join us for a variety of outdoors-related play and sensory activities that encourage learning important literacy skills. Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger.

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  (574) 259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

All Ages

Enjoy a day of literacy fun with a camping theme!  Join us for a variety of outdoors-related play and sensory activities that encourage learning important literacy skills. Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger.

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  (574) 259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Camping Family Literacy Day | All Ages @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Enjoy a day of literacy fun with a camping theme!  Join us for a variety of outdoors-related play and sensory activities that encourage learning important literacy skills. Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger.

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  (574) 259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

All Ages

Enjoy a day of literacy fun with a camping theme!  Join us for a variety of outdoors-related play and sensory activities that encourage learning important literacy skills. Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger.

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  (574) 259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Monday August 8, 2022
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Family Back-to-School Bingo | All Ages @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Get ready for the new school year and have some fun with Back-to-School BINGO!  Winners will win a book of their choice to take home.  Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.
 

 

CONTACT: Anne Britton  (574) 259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

All Ages

Get ready for the new school year and have some fun with Back-to-School BINGO!  Winners will win a book of their choice to take home.  Adult caregivers must remain in the room for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18.
 

 

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  (574) 259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesday August 9, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yak, Snack & Read | Adults @ Harris and Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+) 

Join one of our longest running morning book clubs! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

August 9: The Long and Faraway Gone by Lou Berney 

Registration required for each session if attending via Zoom; no registration required for in person attendance. Registration begins Monday, July 18.

CONTACT: Jennifer Senger  574-259-5277 x 3303  j.senger@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Adults (18+) 

Join one of our longest running morning book clubs! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

August 9: The Long and Faraway Gone by Lou Berney 

Registration required for each session if attending via Zoom; no registration required for in person attendance. Registration begins Monday, July 18.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Senger
  574.259.5277 x 3303
   j.senger@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  (574) 259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  (574) 259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Blind Date with a Book | Adults @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Don’t judge a book by its cover! Take a chance on a book with its title and cover hidden by having a blind date with one of our books in celebration of National Book Lovers Day. Join us for this walk-in event where pre-selected wrapped books will be available for check out to shake up your reading routine. 

No registration required.  

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Adults (18+)

Don’t judge a book by its cover! Take a chance on a book with its title and cover hidden by having a blind date with one of our books in celebration of National Book Lovers Day. Join us for this walk-in event where pre-selected wrapped books will be available for check out to shake up your reading routine. 

No registration required.  

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Wednesday August 10, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Anne Britton  (574) 259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  (574) 259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Book & Cook | Grades 3-5 on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Children (Grades 3-5)

Join us for this virtual book club just for kids! Participants and their families are welcome to join us on Zoom for two sessions. The first meeting we will discuss all our favorite parts of the book and the following week we will have a special cooking demonstration based on the story! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

August 3 & 10: Unplugged by Gordon Korman

Registration required and begins Monday July 18th.  

CONTACT: Derek P. Wells  (574)-259-5277 x1705  d.wells@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

Children (Grades 3-5)

Join us for this virtual book club just for kids! Participants and their families are welcome to join us on Zoom for two sessions. The first meeting we will discuss all our favorite parts of the book and the following week we will have a special cooking demonstration based on the story! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

August 3 & 10: Unplugged by Gordon Korman

Registration required and begins Monday July 18th.  

CONTACT:
  Derek P. Wells
  (574).259.5277 x1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

Tuesday August 16, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Early Literacy Cafe | Age 5 & under @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Children (Age 5 and under)

Join us for a morning of early literacy fun!  We’ll have a variety of play and sensory stations set up for little ones to practice important literacy skills. Tips will also be provided to families to ensure the learning can continue at home. Adult caregivers must remain in the room. 

No registration required 

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  (574) 259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch

Children (Age 5 and under)

Join us for a morning of early literacy fun!  We’ll have a variety of play and sensory stations set up for little ones to practice important literacy skills. Tips will also be provided to families to ensure the learning can continue at home. Adult caregivers must remain in the room. 

No registration required 

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  (574) 259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  (574) 259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  (574) 259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior | Adults @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings, especially as their ability to use language changes and lessens. At times, behaviors can present real obstacles for caregivers to help and manage. Join us to learn how to decode behavioral messages, identify common triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most reoccurring challenges of Alzheimer’s disease. This program is presented in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter.  

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Adults (18+)

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings, especially as their ability to use language changes and lessens. At times, behaviors can present real obstacles for caregivers to help and manage. Join us to learn how to decode behavioral messages, identify common triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most reoccurring challenges of Alzheimer’s disease. This program is presented in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter.  

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Wednesday August 17, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Early Literacy Cafe | Age 5 & under @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Children (Age 5 and under)

Join us for a morning of early literacy fun!  We’ll have a variety of play and sensory stations set up for little ones to practice important literacy skills. Tips will also be provided to families to ensure the learning can continue at home. Adult caregivers must remain in the room. 

No registration required 

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  (574) 259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Children (Age 5 and under)

Join us for a morning of early literacy fun!  We’ll have a variety of play and sensory stations set up for little ones to practice important literacy skills. Tips will also be provided to families to ensure the learning can continue at home. Adult caregivers must remain in the room. 

No registration required 

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  (574) 259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Anne Britton  (574) 259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  (574) 259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Mindful Moments | Adults @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Take some time for yourself! You deserve it. Come enjoy an evening of socializing while discovering different methods for relaxation.

August 17: DIY Aromatherapy Bubble Bath 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18th. 

 

CONTACT: Derek P. Wells  (574)-259-5277 x1705  d.wells@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Adults (18+)

Take some time for yourself! You deserve it. Come enjoy an evening of socializing while discovering different methods for relaxation.

August 17: DIY Aromatherapy Bubble Bath 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18th. 

 

CONTACT:
  Derek P. Wells
  (574).259.5277 x1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Thursday August 18, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Early Literacy Cafe | Age 5 & under @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Children (Age 5 and under)

Join us for a morning of early literacy fun!  We’ll have a variety of play and sensory stations set up for little ones to practice important literacy skills. Tips will also be provided to families to ensure the learning can continue at home. Adult caregivers must remain in the room. 

No registration required 

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  (574) 259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Children (Age 5 and under)

Join us for a morning of early literacy fun!  We’ll have a variety of play and sensory stations set up for little ones to practice important literacy skills. Tips will also be provided to families to ensure the learning can continue at home. Adult caregivers must remain in the room. 

No registration required 

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  (574) 259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

 
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10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Mug 'n' Muffin | Adults @ Mish/Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Enjoy a morning of coffee, conversation and muffins! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. This month's title is Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Registration required if attending via Zoom and begins Monday, July 18th; no registration required for in person attendance. 

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Adults (18+)

Enjoy a morning of coffee, conversation and muffins! Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. This month's title is Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Registration required if attending via Zoom and begins Monday, July 18th; no registration required for in person attendance. 

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Board Meeting | @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]
CONTACT: Donna Meeks   574-259-5277 x 1101  d.meeks@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
CONTACT:
  Donna Meeks
   574.259.5277 x 1101
   d.meeks@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Delectable Lit | Adults @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Love, true love, is a good book and a good snack. In this unique book and baking club, we get the chance to combine the two! This month we will be reading The Princess Bride by William Goldman. So, come journey with us as we discuss this adventure/comedy and learn to make a delicious dessert based on the classic novel. Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT: Derek P. Wells  (574)-259-5277 x1705  d.wells@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Adults (18+)

Love, true love, is a good book and a good snack. In this unique book and baking club, we get the chance to combine the two! This month we will be reading The Princess Bride by William Goldman. So, come journey with us as we discuss this adventure/comedy and learn to make a delicious dessert based on the classic novel. Books can be picked up a month in advance at the front desk. 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT:
  Derek P. Wells
  (574).259.5277 x1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Friday August 19, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Virtual Craft Hour | Adults on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Join us virtually for a morning of creation! In each session, a staff member will walk you through the creation of a craft project. This month, we will be creating DIY potpourri. 

Details on when and where to pick up program supplies will be sent via email to registrants.   

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

Adults (18+)

Join us virtually for a morning of creation! In each session, a staff member will walk you through the creation of a craft project. This month, we will be creating DIY potpourri. 

Details on when and where to pick up program supplies will be sent via email to registrants.   

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

Monday August 22, 2022
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Food Science | Grades 6-12 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Teen (Grades 6-12)

Enjoy an afternoon filled with delicious food experiments. The best part is that everyone gets to sample their creation. This month, we'll be making ice cream sundaes. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger.

Registration required.

CONTACT: Stephanie Maggart  (574) 259-5277 x1701  s.maggart@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Teen (Grades 6-12)

Enjoy an afternoon filled with delicious food experiments. The best part is that everyone gets to sample their creation. This month, we'll be making ice cream sundaes. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger.

Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Stephanie Maggart
  (574) 259.5277 x1701
   s.maggart@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesday August 23, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  (574) 259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  (574) 259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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6:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Fabulous Foodies | Adults @ Mish/Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Are you looking for new dishes to try or add to your weekly meal rotation? Join us to talk about food and swap recipes. Participants will be given a recipe organizer, learn about different dishes and receive new recipes. We encourage all participants to bring recipes to share! 

August 23: Desserts 

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Adults (18+)

Are you looking for new dishes to try or add to your weekly meal rotation? Join us to talk about food and swap recipes. Participants will be given a recipe organizer, learn about different dishes and receive new recipes. We encourage all participants to bring recipes to share! 

August 23: Desserts 

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Wednesday August 24, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Anne Britton  (574) 259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  (574) 259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Thursday August 25, 2022
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Tailgate Tastings | Adults @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

The key to any great barbecue or tailgating party is amazing sides and sauces. Join us as we sample and cook these spicy and creamy additions that are sure to put an extra kick to your tailgating season. 

August 25: Barbecue Sauces

Registration Required and begins on Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT: Derek P. Wells  (574)-259-5277 x1705  d.wells@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Adults (18+)

The key to any great barbecue or tailgating party is amazing sides and sauces. Join us as we sample and cook these spicy and creamy additions that are sure to put an extra kick to your tailgating season. 

August 25: Barbecue Sauces

Registration Required and begins on Monday, July 18th. 

CONTACT:
  Derek P. Wells
  (574).259.5277 x1705
   d.wells@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Saturday August 27, 2022
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pollinators and Native Plants | MEF Community Greenhouse : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+)

Join us, the Parks department and local Master Gardeners for a discussion on native plant use and how it can attract pollinators to your garden. We will tour and discuss plantings around the greenhouse. This event will take place at the MEF Community Greenhouse, located across the street from the Battell center (at the corner of Broadway and Marion Street).

No registration required. 

CONTACT: Mikaela Pieri  574-259-5277 x1702  m.pieri@mphpl.org

Adults (18+)

Join us, the Parks department and local Master Gardeners for a discussion on native plant use and how it can attract pollinators to your garden. We will tour and discuss plantings around the greenhouse. This event will take place at the MEF Community Greenhouse, located across the street from the Battell center (at the corner of Broadway and Marion Street).

No registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Mikaela Pieri
  574.259.5277 x1702
   m.pieri@mphpl.org

Sunday August 28, 2022
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Mishawaka Farmers Market | All Ages @ Ironworks Plaza : [ MPHPL ]

All Ages

Come visit our booth at the Mishawaka Farmers Market! We'll have information about our upcoming events as well as a fun activity. The Farmers Market is located at 230 Ironworks Ave., Mishawaka. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Stephanie Maggart  (574) 259-5277 x1701  s.maggart@mphpl.org

All Ages

Come visit our booth at the Mishawaka Farmers Market! We'll have information about our upcoming events as well as a fun activity. The Farmers Market is located at 230 Ironworks Ave., Mishawaka. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Stephanie Maggart
  (574) 259.5277 x1701
   s.maggart@mphpl.org

Monday August 29, 2022
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4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Passport Pals | Ages 4-11 on Zoom : [ MPHPL ]

Children (Ages 4-11)

Ready to travel the world? During this fun and informative session, you'll learn all about countries from around the world. Craft, activity and recipe resources will be provided so you can experience a little bit of the country at home. This month, we'll travel to South Korea!

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18. Details on when and where to pick up program supplies will be sent via email to registrants.

CONTACT: Kate Rhoton  (574) 259-5277 x1703  k.rhoton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Virtual

Children (Ages 4-11)

Ready to travel the world? During this fun and informative session, you'll learn all about countries from around the world. Craft, activity and recipe resources will be provided so you can experience a little bit of the country at home. This month, we'll travel to South Korea!

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18. Details on when and where to pick up program supplies will be sent via email to registrants.

CONTACT:
  Kate Rhoton
  (574) 259.5277 x1703
   k.rhoton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Virtual

Tuesday August 30, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  (574) 259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  (574) 259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Get Organized! Mason Jars | Adults @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Adults (18+) 

Eager to declutter and organize your space? Learn with us at our Mason Jar organizer event! The supplies provided will help you create unique organizational containers that can be utilized well in any bathroom, kitchen or home office.   

Registration required. Registration opens Monday, July 18.

CONTACT: Stephanie Maggart  574-259-5277 x 1701  s.maggart@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Adults (18+) 

Eager to declutter and organize your space? Learn with us at our Mason Jar organizer event! The supplies provided will help you create unique organizational containers that can be utilized well in any bathroom, kitchen or home office.   

Registration required. Registration opens Monday, July 18.

CONTACT:
  Stephanie Maggart
  574.259.5277 x 1701
   s.maggart@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Wednesday August 31, 2022
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Bitt : [ MPHPL ]

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Anne Britton  (574) 259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Wednesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  (574) 259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Bittersweet Branch

Tuesday September 6, 2022
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Books & Babies | Birth-23 months @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Birth-23 months)

Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Books & Babies is a structured 20 minute program that combines books, short thymes, songs, fingerplays and movement activities to introduce children to the wonder of language. 

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 15 participants.

CONTACT: Chelsea Eskander  574-259-5277 x3401  c.eskander@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Birth-23 months)

Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Books & Babies is a structured 20 minute program that combines books, short thymes, songs, fingerplays and movement activities to introduce children to the wonder of language. 

Registration required and begins Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 15 participants.

CONTACT:
  Chelsea Eskander
  574.259.5277 x3401
   c.eskander@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

 
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10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Preschool Pals | Ages 4-5 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Ages 4-5)

Preschool Storytime is a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts are used to increase early literacy skills and kindergarten readiness. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

 

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  574-259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Ages 4-5)

Preschool Storytime is a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts are used to increase early literacy skills and kindergarten readiness. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library. 

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

 

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  574.259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
STEAM Squad | Ages 6-11 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Ages 6-11)

During this 30 minuten session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library.

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  574-259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Ages 6-11)

During this 30 minuten session, children will explore hands-on projects that incorporate multiple STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) skills. Children are encouraged to interact socially with other children and attend sessions independently. Caregivers must remain in the library.

Registration required and begins on Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  574.259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Toddler Time | Ages 2-3 @ Harris : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Ages 2-3)

Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Toddler Time is a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience. 

Registration requried and begins Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT: Anne Britton  574-259-5277 x3101  a.britton@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Harris Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesdays: September 6, 13, 20 & 27

Children (Ages 2-3)

Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Toddler Time is a structured 30 minute program in which books, story-related activities and take-home crafts provide an enjoyable group experience. 

Registration requried and begins Monday, July 18. Register once for all 4 weeks of the September session. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

CONTACT:
  Anne Britton
  574.259.5277 x3101
   a.britton@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Harris Branch

Registration will begin on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 9:00 AM     

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming | Grades 6-12 @ Mish : [ MPHPL ]

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT: Karen Palmer  (574) 259-5277 x1401  k.palmer@mphpl.org
LOCATION: Mishawaka Library

Tuesdays

Teen (Grades 6-12)  

Join us in the teen department for gaming! Play our Nintendo Switch or choose from an assortment of card, dice and board games. Stop in and play for a few minutes or join us for the full two hours. Adult caregivers must remain in the library for participants 11 years of age and younger. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Karen Palmer
  (574) 259.5277 x1401
   k.palmer@mphpl.org

LOCATION: Mishawaka Library