Elkhart Public Library

Manhattan SHORT film fest is for the people

Be a film critic for an evening and have a say in a festival-winning movie during the Manhattan SHORT film festival Sept. 29. Starting at 7 p.m. at Five Star Dive Bar, 526 S. Main St. in Elkhart, 10 short films will be screened and afterwards, attendees can vote on their favorite. Tickets are $5 […]

Home repair help made easy

Cleveland Branch is changing from a library to a home repair a day as it hosts Dare to Repair. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, the branch will host Dare to Repair, a one-stop repair clinic for all your repair needs. Bring in a small appliance or bicycle that needs a […]

Learning to read pays off big in school and life. Make every book count.

Reading books to children at an early age gives them a jump start on learning how to read. Studies indicate early literacy is positive preparation for school, too. Children’s author Mem Fox once said, “If every parent and every adult caring for a child read aloud a minimum of three stories a day to the […]

New classes focus on Google suite

Elkhart Public Library will be offering computer classes to help people looking to use the Google Suite online programs. Google Docs, Sheets and Slides are programs that are available on nearly any device with an internet connection and allow users to use a word processor, spreadsheet or slideshow presentation program just about anywhere. EPL will […]