EPL Staff Reads: April 2014

Yay! It finally feels like spring. Are you doing some of your reading on the porch or patio, or in the park? Featured Review RUNNER by Patrick Lee (FIC) • Debbie, Popular Materials This will probably be one of my top five books this year. It grabbed me from page one! This is the kind of adventure … [Read more...]

eReaders, eBooks, eMagazines: We’re Here to Help!

eReader Help Do you have a tablet or an eReader, but aren't sure how to get started?  We can help! Visit our drop-in eReader table at the Main Library. Our knowledgeable staff will be on hand to get you started with Overdrive eBooks and Audiobooks.  How about magazines? We can help you with … [Read more...]

Book Sale and FRIENDship

 Thank a Friend.  Be a Friend. Have you enjoyed the free movies and popcorn at EPL? Rested on the benches in the nonfiction stacks at Main? Have your children received "halfway" Summer Reading prizes, or even a grand prize? Thank a Friend! The Friends of the Elkhart Public Library is a group of … [Read more...]

National Library Week – Prize Drawings

 Lives Change @ Your Library is this year's theme for National Library Week. To celebrate, we are giving away life-changing books. Stop in at any EPL location to enter our drawing. We will have a winner at each of our locations. Each winner will receive a set of "life-changing" titles spanning from … [Read more...]

Wedding Cakes, from Simple to Spectacular

Brides and grooms on a budget, and those with creative family and friends, may opt to skip the bakery in favor of something with a more personal touch. The do-it-yourself concept takes on major significance when the task is baking and decorating a wedding cake. The Elkhart Public Library has a variety … [Read more...]

FrankenTimes: One Book, One Michiana Activities by Date

Mary Shelley’s FRANKENSTEIN  is this year’s selection for One Book, One Michiana, a month-long, community-wide series of discussions and events centered on a single title selected by the St. Joseph County Public Library. The Elkhart Public Library has an electrifying array of activities in … [Read more...]

FrankenFun: One Book, One Michiana

Mary Shelley’s FRANKENSTEIN  is this year’s selection for One Book, One Michiana, a month-long, community-wide series of discussions centered on a single title, which is selected by the St. Joseph County Public Library. The Elkhart Public Library has a lively, electrifying line-up of activities … [Read more...]

FrankenLists: Finding Frankenstein @ EPL

Mary Shelley’s FRANKENSTEIN  is this year’s selection for One Book, One Michiana, a month-long, community-wide series of discussions and events centered on a single title selected by the St. Joseph County Public Library. The Elkhart Public Library has a monstrously entertaining array of activities … [Read more...]

“How to Avoid Fraud & ID Theft” April 7 @ EPL

Fraud and identity theft are becoming increasingly prevalent in today’s society. With the explosion of information creation, as well as the craftiness of today’s thieves, prevention of fraud and identity theft is more important than ever. 1st Source Bank, in cooperation with Money Smart Week, … [Read more...]

Is Frankenstein’s Monster Possible?

Is it possible to create a Frankenstein monster? We welcome Elkhart County Coroner Dr. John White, who will tell us whether or not an actual Frankenstein is feasible. He will also fill us in on what he does all day, which generally does not include re-animating corpses. Join us at the Main Library on … [Read more...]

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