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Book giveaways surpass 6,500 with addition of Book Bus

This year, Elkhart Public Library has put more than 6,500 books into the hands of children throughout the Elkhart community.  Free Books to Feed Minds, now in its fourth year, […]

Growing Readers to be confident and successful

Leo Garcia’s mom could see him struggling to read. His teacher called with concerns.   Gabriella turned to the library for help.  “His teacher reached out to me to say that […]

Things to do for Halloween in Elkhart

Halloween is a fun time for everyone and, whether you’re looking for wholesome family fun or something a little scarier, we have you covered. Elkhart Public Library is hosting events […]

Get homework help from National Honor Society students

For all K-12 students, Elkhart Public Library provides a space for after-school tutoring. National Honor Society students from Concord High School and Elkhart High School will be available to help any […]

Lalo Cura saxophonist returns to his roots for Friday concert

Growing up as the son of pastors in Elkhart, Sam Que didn’t hear a wide variety of music.  “I listened to church music,” he says with a laugh.  And while […]

Ecards connect students to…everything

New backpacks, fresh pencils, and notebooks aren’t the only things students need to thrive in the new school year.  Students also need the know-how and the tools to kick their […]

Filmmakers find their setting at the library

Cameras, lights, wires and microphones fill the lounge area at the Dunlap Branch one early summer morning.  A film crew for Siemens Healthineers prepares to record their latest interview on […]

Romance author MacLean a reader at heart

Author Sarah MacLean’s passion for the romance genre matches that of the characters in one of her Victorian-set novels.  At 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 6, the author of 16 […]

Ecards lead to success for students

As students begin the 2022-2023 school year, Elkhart Public Library is delivering them with one tool that will help them achieve academic success both virtually and at school. For the […]