“Eckhart Public Library will remain strong and carry on, regardless of space or circumstance, to serve our community’s evolving needs as we move forward to enter a new chapter of service.”
Main Library Restoration Update
We now plan to provide a small update when possible on the Main Library’s restoration process. Right now, professionals are continuing to evaluate the state of our collections, furniture, and other items located in the Main Library to determine our next steps in the recovery process.
- Pokémon Club: The Pokémon Clubs of both children’s and teens will be combining to participate in fun Pokémon-themed activities and to battle other enthusiasts if you have cards. All will go home with their cards, as trading is not encouraged. Pokémon Club is free and no sign up is required! Tuesday, August 1, 4-5 p.m., Teen Library.
- Time Travelers: Join us as we explore the exciting world of DeKalb history the first Wednesday of every month! Wednesday, August 2, 4-5 p.m., Teen Library.
- Kids in the Kitchen: Join us as we create tasty foods and learn about the joy of cooking! Thursday, August 3, 4-5 p.m., Teen Library.
- Genealogy 101: Learn how to get started researching your family history. The Genealogy staff will be reviewing the basics of how to research your family history. Thursday, August 3, 6-7 p.m., Willennar Genealogy Center Research Room.
- Knifty Knitters: Beginning and experienced knitters and crocheters are welcome. Struggling with a problem pattern? Help is available from this group! Thursday, August 3, 6-7:45 p.m., Willennar Genealogy Center Learning Lab.
- Magic: The Gathering at Teen: Eckhart Teen Library will host Magic: The Gathering card games for kids and teens to come and play. Don’t have a deck? We have extras. Beginners and experts alike are welcome to join! Friday, August 4, 5-7 p.m., Teen Library.