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Library & hospital to present the Being Mortal Project on March 11

“If you thought you were dying, what would matter most?” Eckhart Public Library and DeKalb Health’s Home Health and Hospice are partnering to present The Being Mortal Project on Saturday, March 11, at 2 p.m. The event will include a … Continue reading

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Taxes!

  Eckhart Public Library has limited quantities of federal and state tax forms and instructions available now. Patrons who need additional forms, instructions, or publications can print them at the library for $0.15 a page.  Forms, publications, and instructional booklets … Continue reading

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Something is Brewing: Homebrewing for Beginners: October 15, 3 PM at the Auburn Moose Lodge

  Craft beer has become very popular in the last few years. Microbreweries pop up from cities to very small towns and beer aficionados can download apps to keep track of what they sample. If you enjoy craft beer and … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: A Suitcase Mystery

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! If you’ve been to a number of library events this past year, this suitcase might look familiar to you.When it’s not in archival storage, … Continue reading

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Sully

Have you seen the new movie Sully featuring Tom Hanks?  Eckhart Public Library has the book the movie is based on in both hardcover and paperback. Chelsey Sullenberger’s memoir, previously  published as Highest Duty: My Search For What Really Matters, was … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Wild Bill Fitzsimmons

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! DeKalb County has seen its share of adventurous spirits, especially in the realm of transportation, from aviators to designers and drivers of automobiles. One … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: August 4, 1910

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! A few months ago, we took a look at what was happening in DeKalb County on June 9, 1887, according to the Waterloo Press. … Continue reading

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