Monthly Archives: October 2014

Throwback Thursday: City Bands in the John Martin Smith Collection

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! In the early years of DeKalb County, entertainment often came in the form of the local band. Silver Coronet Bands—some of the earliest musical … Continue reading

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Cheryl Strayed’s Wild – Read It Now, Watch It Later

Cheryl Strayed’s memoir Wild : From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail comes to the big screen on December 5th. There’s still plenty of time to read about her epic adventure before you see the film.

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This Week at Eckhart Public Library: October 27-November 1

It’s hard to believe the end of this week will be November! Where has the fall gone? It’s almost Thanksgiving! Speaking of Thanksgiving, don’t forget to vote in our Pie Poll! Choose your favorite pie and you’ll get the chance … Continue reading

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Attention writers!

Are you looking for a challenge? Are you looking for a group to meet with? Have you heard of National Novel Writing Month (a.k.a. NaNoWriMo)? The short of it is that NaNoWriMo is a challenge for anyone 13 years of … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Dr. Bonnell M. Souder in the John Martin Smith Collection

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! Today, let’s look at an important person from DeKalb County history, Dr. Bonnell M. Souder. Affectionately known as “Dr. Bonnell,” Bonnell M. Souder was … Continue reading

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New Nonfiction At The Library

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Friends Book Sale Features Special Section

(Just a few of the books ready for you to purchase!) The Friends of the Eckhart Public Library are holding a book sale this week! The book sales are a great way to boost your personal library and help your … Continue reading

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