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Professor Steve Science Experiments: Get the instructions for some fun experiments.

Charlie's Chapters: EPL's Book Club for kids.


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INSPIRE: Check out Kids Search and the Student Research Center


Children's Department Pictures: Check out some of our pictures on Flickr


PBS Kids: Play games, learn, and grow with your favorite PBS shows!

myON Books

Access thousands of free eBooks for Indiana students and their families. Content includes chapter books, graphic novels, picture books and more. 

To log on, make sure the school name is "Hoosier Family of Readers, Indiana Department of Education". The username and password is, "read".

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Item Requests

If you would like to request an item for interlibrary loan or for the library to purchase, please do so here

Reminder: Eckhart Public Library is closed the week of September 22.  We will not process interlibrary loans requests nor send out deliveries.  We will resume interlibrary loan services Monday, September 29.

If you would like to request a meeting room or register for a program, please email our Information Desk at reference@epl.lib.in.us or call at 260-925-2414 ext. 120

Library Closed: Maintenance

The Eckhart Public Library campus will be closed September 22nd - September 27th for maintenance. While we are closed, enjoy the DeKalb County Free Fall Fair!

Our doors will open again on Monday, September 29th.


Need a book? Our eBooks and downloadable audiobooks are always available!

September 03, 2014

Openings for Storytime and Toddler 123 Friends

 If you and your child are interested in registering for one of our storytimes or Toddler 123 Friends we still have a few openings on the following days and times:


Wee Reads- for children 12-24 months-meet once a week
Tuesdays at 10:15
Tuesdays at 11


Preschool storytimes-for children 2-6 year’s old-meet once a week
Tuesday at 1
Wednesday at 1
Thursday at 10:15
Thursday at 11:30
Friday at 11:30


Toddler Friends 123- for children ages 18 months-3 years. Meet once a month on Saturday at 10:15

 

To register stop by the Children's Department or give us a call at 925-2414 ext.320.

July 21, 2014

Storytime Registration and Toddler Friends 1,2,3 Starts TODAY

Registration for our Toddler Friends 1,2,3,  Wee Reads and Preschool storytimes have begun. For more information about Toddler Friends click here. For more information about Infant and Preschool storytimes click here.


To register for these programs give us a call at 925-2414 ext. 320 to register.

If you have tried to register online, please call us to confirm your reservation.

June 24, 2014

Free Lunch in the Library Park

 On Wednesdays and Thursdays at 11:00 am, DeKalb Central sends tasty, nutritious lunches to the Library Park, and children ages 1-18 can get them for free! There are no income requirements for the program. Adults can have lunch too – the meal costs $3.75 for people over 18. The last day for lunches at EPL is July 17.

Events
Tuesday, September 16th
6:30 PM Preschool Storytime: Awesome Books by Bob Shea
 
Wednesday, September 17th
10:15 AM Wee Reads Storytime
 
Wednesday, September 17th
1:00 PM Preschool Storytime: Awesome Books by Bob Shea
 
Thursday, September 18th
10:15 AM Preschool Storytime: Awesome Books by Bob Shea
 
Thursday, September 18th
11:30 AM Preschool Storytime: Awesome Books by Bob Shea
 
Thursday, September 18th
3:00 PM A.T.L.A.S. Charlie's Chapters
 
Thursday, September 18th
6:30 PM Preschool Storytime: Awesome Books by Bob Shea
 
Friday, September 19th
10:15 AM Preschool Storytime: Awesome Books by Bob Shea
 
Friday, September 19th
11:30 AM Preschool Storytime: Awesome Books by Bob Shea
 
Tuesday, September 30th
10:15 AM Wee Reads Storytime