Friends “1st Saturday” Sale

Friends of the Elkhart Public Library First-Saturday-of-the-Month Sale  This month's specials: • History books • Art prints • Coffee table books The sale will be in the new Friends Room in the basement of the Main Library. … [Read more...]

Friends of EPL Book Sale January 7

The Friends of the Elkhart Public Library are having a special sale! Come to the Main Library Saturday, January 7. Check out the Friends' new space and take home a bag of books for just $3.00! Grocery bags will be available or you can purchase a Friends bag for an additional $3.00. … [Read more...]

Shop with a Smile; Support the Friends of EPL

Are you familiar with AmazonSmile? It is a way to shop and share at the same time. When you start your Amazon shopping at smile.amazon.com, a percentage of what you spend on eligible purchases goes to support the charitable organization you select from their extensive list. The Friends of the … [Read more...]

Trees! Trees! Trees! 2016

Someone else has done the decorating! Which one(s) would you like to take home? Come to the Main Library and feast your eyes on the mini-tree display just inside the door. Each tree was lovingly decorated by a local group or individual.   Silent Auction All decorated trees will be sold … [Read more...]

Friends of EPL Trivia Night

Join the Fun! When and Where Saturday, November 12 at the Knights of Columbus, 112 East Lexington in Elkhart. Doors open at 6:30 pm; the contest begins promptly at 7:00. Cost and Reservations  Reservations can be made at any Elkhart Public Library location. Cost is $10.00 per person, … [Read more...]

Friends of EPL Autumn Newsletter

Hot off the presses, the Friends of the Elkhart Public Library autumn newsletter. Thank you, Friends, for all you do for EPL! By Ken Clayborn First of all we wanted to make sure to update everyone on the progress being made with the main branch renovation.  The elevator installation should be completed … [Read more...]

Wine & Canvas with Friends

Wine and Canvas Fundraiser Join the Friends of the Elkhart Public Library for a special Wine & Canvas paint party! Enjoy a pleasant afternoon of painting, laughter and good company. Sunday, August 28, 2:00-5:00 pm 409 South Main Street Elkhart, Indiana "A little nervous to paint? Don't … [Read more...]

Author/Historian James H. Madison to Speak at Friends Annual Meeting

Join the Friends of the Elkhart Public Library for their Annual Meeting at the Elkhart County Historical Museum on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 6:30 pm. The Museum will host a presentation and book signing by James H. Madison, author of HOOSIERS: A NEW HISTORY OF INDIANA (available for checkout at EPL). As … [Read more...]

Book Lover’s Calendar

The Friends of the Elkhart Public Library invite you to stop by any EPL location and purchase a 2016 Book Lover’s Page-a-Day Calendar. With daily recommendations for read-alikes based on the works of familiar authors, famous last lines, literary quizzes, and some surprises, the Book Lover’s … [Read more...]

Friends of the Library Week

Whereas, Friends of the Elkhart Public Library raise money that enables our Library to move from good to great -- providing the resources for additional programming, much needed equipment, support for children’s summer reading, and special events throughout the year; Whereas, the work of the … [Read more...]

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