Test your knowledge of pop culture, sports, history, people, movies, TV, music, science and other random topics. Compete for prizes!
Bring a team of family, friends and/or coworkers, or come on your own and team up when you get here. All ages are welcome!
Dunlap Branch Trivia Night is the third Thursday of each month from 6:30-7:30 pm. Dates for 2017 are:
For more information, call the Dunlap Branch at 574-875-3100
Join us at the Main Library for a free movie and some popcorn!
Main Midweek Movies
MAGNIFICENT 7 (PG-13)
Wednesday, January 11 • 6:00 pm
DEEPWATER HORIZON (PG-13)
Wednesday, January 25 • 6:00 pm
THE LIGHT BETWEEN THE OCEANS (PG-13)
Wednesday, February 8 • 6:00 pm
SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU (PG-13)
Wednesday, February 22 • 6:00 pm
Fun Family Movies
THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS (PG)
Monday, January 23 • 4:30 pm
KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS (PG)
Wednesday, February 1 • 4:30 pm
Teens Only Movie
Retro Movie Night
Tuesday, January 31 • 4:00 pm
YOU CHOOSE THE MOVIE!
Classes fill up fast! Reserve your spot by contacting the Main Library Public Computer Center at (574) 294-2847.
What do you want to learn? How to save files? Cut and paste? Email attachments? Library resources? E-books? Something else? Bring your questions, along with your laptop, tablet, smartphone, or ereader, for 30 minutes of individual training just for you! No mobile device? No problem! We will use a Library computer. Start your list of questions now!
Monday, January 9 • 5:30-7:30 pm
Thursday, January 12 • 2:30-4:30 pm
Thursday, January 19 • 9:30-11:30 pm
Thursday, February 9 • 9:30-11:30 pm
Monday, February 13 • 5:30-7:30 pm
Thursday, February 16 • 2:30-4:30 pm
BASIC MICROSOFT EXCEL 2010
Learn to work with spreadsheets and worksheets; rows, columns, and cells; change the style, size, and color of fonts; justify text; cut, copy, and paste; format numbers as percentages, currency, etc.; and sort data. You must know how to use a mouse to attend this class.
Basic Microsoft Excel 2010
Wednesday, January 11 • 6:30-7:45 pm
INTERMEDIATE MICROSOFT EXCEL 2010
When you have completed Basic Microsoft Excel 2010, sign up for this class to learn about charts and worksheet references; COUNT(), MIN(), MAX() and AVERAGE() aggregate functions; importing/exporting delimited files, etc. You must know how to use a mouse to attend this class.
Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010
Wednesday, January 18 • 6:30-7:45 pm
WINDOWS 10 BASICS
Explore the Windows 10 desktop. Learn how to open, close, minimize, and resize windows; start and close programs; and save, rename, copy, and move files. You must know how to use a mouse to attend this class.
BASIC MICROSOFT WORD 2010
Learn to open, close, save, print, and create new documents, set margins, and use help files. Editing tips include line spacing, justifying text, changing font style, size, and color as well as using bold, italics, and underlining. You must know how to use a mouse to register for this class.
Basic Microsoft Word 2010
Monday, January 30 • 6:30-7:45 pm
BASIC MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 2010
Learn how to create a basic PowerPoint presentation. We will cover slide layouts, adding content, working with text boxes, transitions, viewing your slide show, and more! You must know how to use a mouse to register for this class.
Basic Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
Monday, February 27 • 6:30-7:45 pm
Registration is required for all computer classes.
Sign up by contacting the Main Library Public Computer Center at (574) 294-2847.
What is the best book you read (or listened to) in 2016? When we asked our staff members, did they ever respond! To keep the list manageable, we pared it down to books that have been published in the last few years. Enjoy!
AYOTZINAPA, HORAS ETERNAS by Paula Mónaco Felipe (Spanish 364.154 M734 )
BEING MORTAL: MEDICINE AND WHAT MATTERS IN THE END by Atul Gawande (362.175 G284, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book, Large Print)
BIG MAGIC: CREATIVE LIVING BEYOND FEAR by Elizabeth Gilbert (153.35 G464, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book)
CAREER OF EVIL by Robert Galbraith (MYS, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book, Large Print)
COOK KOREAN!: A COMIC BOOK WITH RECIPES by Robin Ha (641.59519 H111)
ECHO by Pam Muñoz Ryan (JFIC, Audiobook, Audio e-book)
ELEANOR AND PARK by Rainbow Rowell (YA FIC, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book)
FANGIRL by Rainbow Rowell (YA FIC, E-book, Audiobook)
FELLSIDE by M. R. Carey (FIC)
THE GIRL WHO DRANK THE MOON BY Kelly Regan Barnhill (JFIC, E-book)
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD by Jack Thorne (J & YA: 822.92 T511, E-book, Spanish Language)
HOMEWARD BOUND: THE LIFE OF PAUL SIMON by Peter Ames Carlin
THE HUSBAND’S SECRET by Liane Moriarty (FIC, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book, Large Print)
I AM MALALA by Malala Yousafzai (371.822 Y82, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book, Large Print, Spanish Language)
THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS by Rebecca Skloot (616.02774 S628, E-book, Audiobook, Large Print)
THE INVENTION OF WINGS by Sue Monk Kidd (FIC, E-book, Audiobook, Large Print)
THE LAKE HOUSE by Kate Morton (FIC, E-book, Audiobook, Large Print)
LANDLINE by Rainbow Rowell (FIC, Audiobook)
THE LONGEST DAY OF THE FUTURE by Lucas Varela (GN)
THE MARTIAN by Andy Weir (SF, Audiobook, Large Print)
MR. MERCEDES TRILOGY (MR. MERCEDES, FINDERS KEEPERS, and END OF WATCH) by Stephen King (HOR, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book, Large Print)
THE PENNY POET OF PORTSMOUTH by Katherine Towler (811.54 T742)
REPO MADNESS by W. Bruce Cameron (MYS, Audiobook)
ROBERT B. PARKER’S BLACKJACK by Robert Knott (WES, Audiobook)
SACHIKO: A NAGASAKI BOMB SURVIVOR’S STORY by Caren Barzelay Stelson (940.54252 S824)
SCYTHE by Neal Shusterman (YA FIC)
THE SECRET LOVES OF GEEK GIRLS by various authors (306.73 S446)
A SEMI-CHARMING KIND OF LIFE by Suzanne Selfors (JFIC)
THE SERPENT KING by Jeff Zentner (YA FIC, Audiobook)
SNOW WHITE by Matt Phelan (YAGN, JGN)
STATION ELEVEN by Emily St. John Mandel (FIC, E-book, Audiobook, Audio e-book, Large Print)
TEAM OF RIVALS: THE POLITICAL GENIUS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN by Doris Kearns Goodwin (973.7092, Large Print)
A THOUSAND NAKED STRANGER: A PARAMEDIC’S WILD RIDE TO THE EDGE AND BACK by Kevin Hazzard (362.18 H431)
THE TRESSPASSER by Tana French (MYS, E-book)
TRUE BELIEVERS by Kurt Andersen (FIC)
THE UNFAIREST OF THEM ALL by Shannon Hale (JFIC)
WOLF HOLLOW by Lauren Wolk (JFIC, E-book)
YES PLEASE by Amy Poehler (792.7028 P743, E-book)
ZANE AND THE HURRICANE: A STORY OF KATRINA by W. R. Philbrick (JFIC)
What is the best movie you saw in 2016?
Here’s how the Elkhart Public Library staff answered.
THE CONJURING 2 (x2)
FINDING DORY (x3)
LONGMIRE (TV series)
THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES (TV series)
STAR TREK BEYOND (X3)