FrankenKidz: One Book, One Michiana Family Fun

For One Book, One Michiana 2014, people in our area are reading FRANKENSTEIN by Mary Shelley. There are many Frankenstein activities planned. The Elkhart Public Library has lots of FrankenFun in store for you. These activities are for families and children. For a list of events that includes teens … [Read more...]

Paint Creations

Our January Paint computer class was all about using shapes and colors to create works of art.  With Cheryl to guide them, the participants, ages 6-11, each created 3 pieces.  The first could be anything they wanted.  For the other two pieces, they used specific works for inspiration: Composition … [Read more...]

Homework Troubles? We Can Help!

  Homework Help @ Your Library If you need help with your homework, you can stop at any Elkhart Public Library location. National Honor Society students from Elkhart Central and Memorial High Schools will be there to help you with just about any subject. You will not need to make an … [Read more...]

Stories in the Garden

Storytimes at the Wellfield Botanic Gardens were so much fun last year, we have decided to do it again! We will meet in the English Cottage Garden on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, May through October, from 6:00-6:30 p.m.  Someone from the Elkhart Public Library will be there to share stories … [Read more...]

AWE-some Computer in the Children’s Room

Elkhart Public Library has a new computer for kids just like you! The Literacy Computer is for kids ages 2-8. The computer is equipped with a touchscreen, a mouse, and a color-coded keyboard. It has over 60 games that kids will love. You don't even need a library card to get on. You can … [Read more...]

Reading with Friends

Kid-size reading table in the Main Library Children's Room. … [Read more...]