New Fiction at Eckhart Public Library

Black Panther Volume 5: Avengers of the New World Part 2
Blessed be the Wicked
Daisy Jones & the Six
The Unhoneymooners
Cari Mora
Come and Get Me
Wonder Woman Volume 8: Dark Gods
The Heart of a King
Waiting for Tom Hanks
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New Audiobooks at Eckhart Public Library

A Gentleman in Moscow
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Strange the Dreamer
The Girl He Used to Know
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers who Brought the American Ideal West
Forever and Ever, Amen
Ladies Who Punch: The Explosive Inside Story of "The View"
Going Wild
The Gulf
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: Secondary Phase
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This Week at EPL – July 15-20

Join the Fresh Food Hub at Kruse Plaza on Sunday, July 28, from 5:30-9 p.m. for a night of gourmet, local BBQ and music. Your experience will feature: main courses of organic chicken and grass fed beef brisket, seasoned in our 2 Broth’s savory BBQ sauce, and a vegan marinated mushroom burger; music from The Jug Huffers, beer from Auburn Brewing Company; and much more! Tickets will be $50, with all profits donated to the Eckhart Public Library’s Capital Campaign. You won’t want to miss this exciting event! Purchase your tickets here.

Main Library Restoration Update

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Eckhart Public Library staff have been so pleased to hear the community’s interest in our new streaming services, hoopla and Kanopy. These services offer any patron with an Eckhart Public Library card access to movies, television shows, eBooks, eAudiobooks, and more from wherever you are! For more information on these new services, click here. For more information on the main library, please visit

Weekly Happenings

  • Cinemaniacs – A Teen Movie Club: Join us on the first and third Tuesdays of June and July for a movie screening with refreshments. On the second and fourth Tuesdays we’ll be discussing the films coupled with an exciting exercise and activity to go along with the movie theme. Today, we’ll be watching “The Goonies” Tuesday, July 16, 5:30-7 p.m., Teen Library.
  • Ronald McDonald Care Mobile: The Ronald McDonald Care Mobile is a doctor’s office on wheels—delivering Parkview Physicians Group – Pediatrics providers to your neighborhood. Now, children 0 – 5 years have more convenient access to health services, such as wellness visits and shots. This state-of-the-art care mobile features two patient exam rooms, a laboratory and a patient education center. Available services include: wellness visits, immunizations, screenings (hearing, vision, developmental), point of care testing (lead, strep, urine), fluoride treatments, and childhood health and safety education. Ronald McDonald Care Mobile delivers no-charge services to families without medical insurance. Wednesday, July 17, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Auburn Plaza Location Parking Lot.
  • Classic City Readers Book Club: Join us as we dive into a new book coupled with conversation and ideas. Classic City Readers will be reading a diverse variety of titles and topics on our journey through books. Participants will be discussing “Loving Frank” by Nancy Horan. Wednesday, July 17, 12-1 p.m., Willennar Genealogy Center.
  • Summer Family Storytime: A storytime session for the whole family! We’ll be reading books, singing songs, crafting, and playing with themes that go with our space theme to help children grow and learn. Wednesday, July 17, 6:30-7 p.m., Auburn Plaza Location.
  • Creative Writing Group: All writers, no matter what genre, are encouraged to attend. Group members share their writing and participate in writing exercises. This group is for adults 18 and older. Wednesday, July 17, 6:30-7:45 p.m., Willennar Genealogy Center.
  • Kids in the Kitchen: Kids in the Kitchen is a chance for kids to experience food first hand, from dicing to dining.  Each week we will cook something new. Some weeks will be space- themed to go along with our Read. Do. Explore: A Universe of Stories, while others will be American regional foods that may be less familiar. Wondering what we’re making? Check out our online calendar at to see what’s on the menu! Thursday, July 18, 4-5 p.m., Teen Library.
  • Sauerkraut Rocks! Presented by Fresh Food Hub: Almost everyone is familiar with the German classic, sauerkraut, but not everyone knows how it’s made! Denise, from the Fresh Food Hub, will talk about the health benefits of sauerkraut, and she’ll show you how easy it is to ferment at home. The first 15 attendees will get a quart of their very own sauerkraut creation to take home! Thursday, July 18, 6-7 p.m., Willennar Genealogy Center.
  • Knifty Knitters: Beginning and experienced knitters and crocheters welcome. Struggling with a problem pattern? Help is available from this group. Thursday, July 18, 6-7:45 p.m., Auburn Plaza Location.
  • Summer Family Storytime: A storytime session for the whole family! We’ll be reading books, singing songs, crafting, and playing with themes that go with our space theme to help children grow and learn. Friday, July 19, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Auburn Plaza Location.
  • Teen Magic: The Gathering Club: Magic: The Gathering (MTG) Club is held every Friday at the Teen Library for its teenage patrons. This is a time to talk about the game, its strategy, things happening in the MTG world, and just to play some games. Formats include a mix of Standard/Modern, Commander, and Pauper. If you’re just starting, don’t worry – we have extra card decks for you to play with. New members, beginners and experts alike, are always welcome! Friday, July 19, 5-7 p.m., Teen Library.
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New Children’s Books at Eckhart Public Library

The Story of Cassiopeia
The Story of Ursa Major and Ursa Minor
My Encyclopedia of Very Important Dinosaurs
Science is Magic
Two Brothers, Four Hands
The Binder of Doom
If You Love Video Games, You Could Be...
Ariel and the Sea Wolf
The Girl who Named Pluto
The Girl Who Thought In Pictures
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New Large Print at Eckhart Public Library

Blessing in Disguise
Daisy Jones & The Six
The Royal Runaway
The Department of Sensitive Crimes
The Invited
The Never Game
The League of Wives
The Farm
Just Show Up
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New DVDs at Eckhart Public Library

Gunsmoke Volume One
The Magic School Bus Space Adventures
The Wonder Years Season One
The Cat from Outer Space
The Real Story: Star Trek
The Upside
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Bullitt County
Isn't It Romantic
Splash and Bubbles: The Kelp Forest
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