Great new things are coming to Eckhart Public Library, and our new “Library of Things” is one of them! These “things” will be available for our patrons to check out and use! These include items such as:

  • Kitchen-Aid MixerIMG_2130
  • Metal Detector
  • GPS
  • Cookie Gun
  • Microscope
  • Tablets
  • Cameras
  • Projectors
  • Telescopes
  • WiFi Hotspots
  • Museum Passes
  • Park Passes
  • Take & Play Kits

IMG_2131These items will be available for check out or holds beginning March 27, 2017. Please ask any EPL staff member for more information!

Along with these exciting new items, we also have two programs over spring break to show off these new items.

Cookie Decorating Contest
Tuesday, March 28; 1 PM-3 PM
Eckhart Public Library invites all ages to stop in and decorate cookies to enter in the cookie decorating contest. Test out the new cookie press and frosting tip set that will soon be available for checkout. All items will be provided by Eckhart Public Library. Materials will be available at a first-come, first-serve basis.

Metal Detecting for Beginners
Saturday, April 1; 1 PM-2 PM
Members of the Fort Wayne Metal Detectors will be at Eckhart Public Library for a metal detecting demonstration. Come try Eckhart Public Library’s new metal detector soon available to check out.

We hope to see you there!

beautiful-15728_1920DeKalb Central students working to complete their eLearning assignments from Friday, February 17 – Monday, February 27 can do so at Eckhart Public Library!

Chromebooks will be available in the Children’s Department and Teen Library during this time period.

Eckhart Public Library will be closed on Monday, February 20th in President’s Day.

Eckhart Public Library is part of Evergreen Indiana, and students in need of computers and WiFi during our closed dates are able to utilize other Evergreen Indiana libraries during their operating hours.

The following DeKalb Evergreen Libraries will be open on Monday, February 20th.

Waterloo Public Library

In need of WiFi? Hotspots are available to checkout with your library card.

Information about the computer lab availability at DeKalb Central Schools and the eLearning Tech Hotline can be found on their eLearning website.