The Friends of the Library will be hosting a book sale during normal library hours at the LaGrange County Public Library, Monday, April 22 - Saturday, April 27.
Come shop a huge selection of used and/or donated books at rock-bottom prices.
Early Admission for Friends of the Library on Saturday, April 20, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Friends of the LaGrange County Public Library membership card holders only.
To become a Friend, pick up an application at any branch of the library.
Where Does Your Money Go?
Adult program at the Topeka Branch Library, Tuesday, April 9, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Please call 260-499-6334 to register.
· Does your money run out before the end of the month?
· Is it difficult to pay your bills on time?
· Do you wish you had more money?
If you answered “Yes,” then the “Where Does Your Money Go?” program is for you!
You will learn to:
· Recognize where your money goes.
· Stop “spending leaks.”
· Develop a spending-savings plan.
The program is being presented by Ann Fremion, Extension Educator, Purdue Extension LaGrange County.
Genealogy assistance is available at the LaGrange County Public Library every Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Volunteers from the LaGrange County Genealogical Society are available in the Genealogy Department every Wednesday to help the public with family history questions and challenges.
Upcoming discussion groups
Tablet & eReader Discussion
At the LaGrange County Public Library on Monday, April 8, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Bring your tablet and/or eReader and share tips, tricks, and favorite apps with others.
Second Saturday Book Club
At the LaGrange County Public Library on Saturday, April 13 at 11:00 a.m.
This month, we’ll be discussing: Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
From 1914 to 1931, Danish aristocrat Baroness Karen Blixen owned and operated a coffee plantation in Kenya. After the plantation failed, she returned to Europe and began to write under the pen name Isak Dinesen. Out of Africa gives a true account of her life in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the country and the natives; of the beauty of the Ngong Hills and coffee trees in blossom; of her guests, from the Prince of Wales to Knudsen, the old charcoal burner, who visited her; of primitive festivals; of big game that were her near neighbors--lions, rhinos, elephants, zebras, buffaloes--and of Lulu, the little gazelle who came to live with her, unbelievably ladylike and beautiful.
The book club is open to any adult (16+) who wishes to attend. Come join us.