Monthly Archives: August 2014

New Audiobooks

     

Posted in New Items | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Throwback Thursday: The Eckhart Carriage Company in the John Martin Smith Collection

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! The ACD Festival is this week, so let’s go back to the Auburn Automobile Company’s roots: the Eckhart Carriage Company. DeKalb County was well-suited … Continue reading

Posted in Throwback Thursday | 5 Comments

Happy Labor Day!

In honor of the Labor Day holiday, the Eckhart Public Library campus will close at 5 p.m. on Friday, August 29. (The Teen Library will not open on Friday.) The campus will be closed on Saturday, August 30, and Monday, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Read It Now, Watch It Later: Hellblazer/Constantine

October 24 is the premiere date for “Constantine” on NBC. (You can see the Comic-Con 2014 trailer here.) That means that you have a few months to get started reading the books on which the TV show is based: “Hellblazer” (published … Continue reading

Posted in Read It Now Watch It Later, Watch It Later | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New Children’s Books

Posted in Books, New Items | Leave a comment

New Fiction

           

Posted in Books, New Items | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week at Eckhart Public Library: August 25-30

It’s almost Labor Day! Be sure to enjoy the last bits of summer at Eckhart Public Library. Speaking of Labor Day, the Eckhart Public Library Campus will be closing at 5 p.m. on Friday, August 29, and will be closed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

ACD Open House Planned

The 58th annual ACD Festival is this week! Maybe you’re familiar with the Auburns, Cords, and Duesenburgs the festival is named for, but do you know how the Auburn Automobile Company got started? Have you heard of McIntyres? Or Imps?  … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

New Fiction

         

Posted in Books, New Items | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Throwback Thursday: The DeKalb County Courthouse in the John Martin Smith Collection

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! Did you know the current DeKalb County Courthouse is actually courthouse #3? The 1st DeKalb County Courthouse was a simple frame-style building, built in … Continue reading

Posted in Throwback Thursday | 4 Comments