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DeKalb Central students working to complete their eLearning assignments from Friday, February 17 – Monday, February 27 can do so at Eckhart Public Library! Click here for more information.

Say “Hello” to the newest member of the Eckhart Public Library family! Thanks to the generosity of longtime library patron Ginger Post, Eckhart Public Library is able to add one more “staff member” – “The Librarian,” a stainless steel sculpture by James Havens of Woodville, Ohio. Post has purchased the sculpture and donated it to […]

Today, in celebration of her birthday, Eckhart Public Library would like to recognize a very special woman, who has played a very important part in the history of EPL. From 1968 to 1992, Sirleine Smith served as a member of the Eckhart Public Library staff, first working as a part-time clerk, and eventually becoming the […]

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 are also available on the IRS’s website.  Patrons can also order tax products online or by […]

As part of the Eckhart Summer Read Grand Finale, the library is holding a superhero costume contest for people of all ages!   Children, teens, and adults can dress up as their favorite heroes.  This includes popular superheroes, historical heroes, and original superheroes; use your imaginations!  Costumes do not need to be completely homemade, but they […]

Attention job seekers: Eckhart Public Library will be participating in the Career Development Expo, Thursday, March 12, from 12-4 PM at the ACD Automobile Museum in Auburn.  According to the expo’s sponsors, interested participants can “learn about current and upcoming job opportunities in manufacturing, healthcare, finance, skilled trades, and more.”  Additionally, a series of panels […]

Today, on what would have been her 91st birthday, Eckhart Public Library recognizes one of its most faithful supporters. Gloria Fink passed away Aug. 4, 2014, leaving behind a legacy that will help the library fulfill its mission to foster lifelong learning and literacy for years to come. Late last year, a substantial gift established […]