Category Archives: Featured Collections

EPL’s Library of Things

Great new things are coming to Eckhart Public Library, and our new “Library of Things” is one of them! These “things” will be available for our patrons to check out and use! These include items such as: Kitchen-Aid Mixer Metal … Continue reading

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Library celebrating Banned Books Week September 21-26!

September 21-26 is an exciting week at Eckhart Public Library. It’s Banned Books Week! (The national celebration is September 28-October 3, but since Eckhart Public Library will be closed for maintenance that week, we are celebrating a week early.) Banned … Continue reading

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Looking For Fantasy and Science Fiction at Eckhart Public Library?

As you browse the new fiction shelf at the library, you might notice that you aren’t seeing any fantasy and science fiction stickers. Recently, the library stopped using stickers to identify these books. Why would we do this? Increasingly, more … Continue reading

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February Display: African American Voices

February is Black History Month, and Eckhart Public Library is honoring the month with African-American Voices, a display of books by African-Americans. The display includes biographies (like “Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention“), memoirs (like “No Higher Honor: A Memoir … Continue reading

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Winter Is Here!

Come in and check out the great books on our new display celebrating books similar in style or related to A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin! If you’ve been wanting to watch the HBO series, you can place … Continue reading

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Did You Know That You Can Check Out Puppets?

We have a lot of great puppets in our Children’s Department available for checkout!

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It’s Time For The Fair: On Exhibit

Since its humble beginnings in 1850, an important part of DeKalb County’s fair has always been its exhibits, which include everything from baked goods to farm animals to artwork. Entries are judged throughout the week of the fair, and winners … Continue reading

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