Board Meeting Minutes 2015 04

WORK SESSION A work session was held between 5 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. for the Board to receive information and discuss options relating to the pending bond issue request. ROLL CALL & INTRODUCTION OF GUESTS The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of Elkhart Public Library was called to order by … [Read more...]

Mini Comic Con!

Elkhart Public Library Presents: Mini Comic Con! Wednesday, June 10 4:30-7:30 Schedule of Events 4:30: Event Begins – visit Vendor Tables, Artist Alley, and the Hall of Heroes Traveling Exhibit 5:00 Breakout Programs: • Intro to Cosplay: How to make your costumes awesome! By Martin Wong … [Read more...]

Your Legal Questions Answered Free of Charge

Do you have a legal question? Would you like to consult an attorney free of charge? The Volunteer Lawyer Network will be at the Main Library on June 3 from 3:00-5:30 pm to answer your legal questions. Bring your questions and documents for the opportunity to consult an attorney face-to-face, … [Read more...]

Stories in the Garden

Spend some family time together at the  Wellfield Botanic Gardens  We will meet in the English Cottage Garden on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, May through August, from 6:00-6:30 p.m. (In case of rain we will meet in the tented area.) A staff member from Elkhart Public Library will share stories … [Read more...]

Staff Reads: April 2015

So many books, so little space! There was such a large number of submissions in April, many with reviews and commentaries, that we have saved some for next month. AND THE MISS RAN AWAY WITH THE RAKE by Elizabeth Boyle (PROM) BONE GAP by Laura Ruby (YFIC) BROKEN by Cynthia Eden (PROM) CUBA … [Read more...]

EPL Participating in Downtown Elkhart ArtWalk

The Elkhart Public Library is delighted to announce that we will be part of the Downtown Elkhart ArtWalk on May 13! Our Main Library at 300 S. 2nd Street (corner of High) will host a photography display. We will also be on the Civic Plaza with an art project. Photography by Jane Hunter The works … [Read more...]

Library Bond to Benefit the Community

In 1963, the Elkhart Public Library moved from its original location to a beautiful new state-of-the-art building. The beauty of the Main Library has stood the test of time, but much has changed in 52 years. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed in 1990, building codes have been updated, … [Read more...]

Cookbook Corner: 2014 Cookbook Awards

In the world of cookbooks there are two major annual awards, those given by the James Beard Foundation and those awarded by the International Association of Culinary Professionals. This Cookbook Corner includes award winners and finalists from 2014. The subjects covered are wide-ranging, from learning … [Read more...]

Now Showing! Movies @ EPL May/June 2015

Free Movies -- With Popcorn! Saturday, May 2 • 1:15 pm  • Main Library Comic Book Matinee  Marvel's The Avengers  • PG-13 Wednesday, May 6 • 6:00 pm • Main Library Main Midweek Movie The Wedding Ringer • R Monday, May 11 • 4:30 pm  • Main Library Fun Family Movie The … [Read more...]

Meeting Rooms at EPL

Are you looking for a place to meet with your group or club? How about the Library? The Elkhart Public Library Board of Trustees invites any group of community members to use our meeting rooms at the Main Library, 300 S. Second St., downtown Elkhart. The rooms vary in size and may be reserved, subject … [Read more...]

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