Teen Tech Week

The library is celebrating Teen Tech Week, March 10-16! Teen Tech Week is all about using technology at the library, so this is what we are going to do. The library is offering three great technology programs the week of March 10-16. Check in at all three! Teen Wii Tuesday, March 12 at 4:00. Join … [Read more...]

AWE Early Literacy Computer

Elkhart Public Library has received the grant of an AWE Early Literacy Computer. The Literacy Computer is an all-inclusive educational computer designed for children ages 2-8. The computer is equipped with a touchscreen, a mouse, and a color-coded keyboard. There are over 60 educational games and … [Read more...]

Bedtime Storytime: Zoo Animals!

What Animals Can You See at the Zoo? Bring your family to the Main Library on Wednesday, March 6, for an engaging evening filled with stories and songs about all your favorite zoo animals. Bedtime Storytime is a library program for all ages and designed for families to attend together. The program … [Read more...]

Teen Read Week

The week of October 14-20 is Teen Read Week at your Elkhart Public Library! We dare you to read for the fun of it! This year's theme is "It Came from the Library," celebrating monsters, zombies, scary stories, and all that can be fun about reading and libraries. Teen Read Week is a time to celebrate … [Read more...]

Babies and the Library

It is never too early to start preparing your young child to learn how to read. Before your child even starts learning the alphabet, there is a lot you can do to make sure they are ready to read! From almost the moment they are born, babies start learning important pre-reading skills and there are many … [Read more...]

Teen Scary Story Contest

Drop off an original, scary story at the Young Adult desk during the month of October. We will read selected stories at the Zombie Prom. At the end of the month, prizes will be awarded for first, second, and third place! Rules: Contest opens Monday, October 1. Deadline is Wednesday, October … [Read more...]

Learn Sign Language

The Main library is offering a sign language class for children of all ages. The class will be offered at 4:00 on Thursdays, September 20, October 4 and 11, and November 1 and 8. Sign up now! Did you know that on the island of Martha’s Vineyard in 1880, almost one out of four people in the community … [Read more...]

Summer Wrap-Up

The days are getting cooler, children are in school, and soon the leaves will be changing colors. It is time to say goodbye to Summer, but not before we show you a few pictures from some of our fabulous Summer Programs! Thank you to all who attended and made it a wonderful summer at the library! Wishin' … [Read more...]

Teen’s Top Ten

Teens, listen up! This is the chance for YOU to choose the best books for teens! Make sure your favorite books win! Every year teens just like you nominate and vote on the Teen’s Top Ten awards and now is your chance to participate. View the 2012 list of nominated titles and then VOTE! Hurry! … [Read more...]

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