Trees! Trees! Trees! Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Trees! Trees! Trees! contest/silent auction, sponsored and organized by the Friends of the Elkhart Public Library: Michiana Miniature Guild (Most Beautiful) Heather Pollard (Most Literary) Fairfield Senior Cosmo (Childhood Memories AND People's Choice) Well … [Read more...]

Holiday Fun for Everyone

Holiday Fun at the Main Library December 6-13, 2014 Downtown Elkhart's Winterfest begins Saturday, December 6 with a parade on Main Street at 6:00 pm. Watch for the Elkhart Public Library float, and be sure to wave as we go by. The Main Library has a festive array of activities planned for Winterfest … [Read more...]

Cookbook Corner: Lovin’ from the Oven

by Marsha Eilers Fire up the ovens! ‘Tis time to bake something wonderful to fight off the chill, sweeten the meal, or give as a present. For beginning bakers to experienced professionals, the cookbooks in this month’s list offer something new to tempt friends and family. Try a recipe from a world-famous … [Read more...]

Holiday Fun for Winterfest Week

Holiday Fun at the Main Library December 6-13, 2014 Downtown Elkhart's Winterfest begins Saturday, December 6 with a parade on Main Street at 6:00 pm. Watch for the Elkhart Public Library float, and be sure to wave as we go by. The Main Library has a festive array of activities planned for Winterfest … [Read more...]

Now Showing! December Movies @ EPL

Free Movies -- With Popcorn! Wednesday, December 3 • 6-8 pm • Main Library Main Midweek Movie • 22 Jump Street (2014) • R Friday, December 5 • 2-5 pm • Main Library Christmas Comedy Double Feature • Christmas with the Kranks (2004) • R • National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation … [Read more...]

Trees! Trees! Trees! Vote and Bid

Someone else has done the decorating! Which one(s) would you like to take home? Come to the Main Library and feast your eyes on the 28 mini-trees in the atrium, each decorated by a local group or individual.  Please vote or bid in person. Look for the table between the Information and Circulation … [Read more...]

Tablet, eReader Drop-in Sessions

Thinking of getting a tablet or eReader? Already have one? If you stop by the Library during our special Tablet Table times, staff members will be on hand to answer questions about your tablet or eReader, and share helpful tips. We will also walk you through accessing audiobooks, eBooks and digital … [Read more...]

You Shop; Amazon Gives… To the Friends of EPL

Are you familiar with AmazonSmile? When you start your Amazon shopping at smile.amazon.com, a portion of the proceeds from your eligible purchases goes to support the charitable organization you select from their extensive list. The Friends of the Elkhart Public Library has been officially approved … [Read more...]

Cookbook Corner: A Toast to Roasts

by Marsha Eilers Roasting is a method of cooking that works by slowly exposing foods to a dry heat. It is typically associated with foods that already have structure, such as meats and vegetables. Baking is also accomplished by use of dry heat (no liquids to convey the heat), but is more often associated … [Read more...]

Now Showing! November Movies @ EPL

Free Movies – With Popcorn! Wednesday, November 5 • 6-8 pm • Main Library Main Midweek Movie • Deliver Us from Evil (2014) • R Friday, November 7 • 2-5 pm • Main Library Double Feature Friday • Carrie (1976) • R • Carrie (2013) • R Monday, November 17 • 4-6 pm Fun … [Read more...]

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