More Renewals!

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By , January 7, 2015 11:25 am

Great news! Elkhart Lake Public Library is happy to announce that you can now renew items in the system two times instead of just once. You can renew online at, by calling 920-876-2554, or in person at the library.

REMINDER: Lucky Day items or items with a hold for someone else cannot be renewed.

Ancestry Library Edition is available at the Elkhart Lake Public Library

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By , January 5, 2015 1:30 pm



The Friends of the Elkhart Lake Library have provided the funding for Ancestry Library Edition to be available at the Elkhart Lake Public Library. Due to our contract with ProQuest this database can only be used at the Elkhart Lake Public Library. The Library will present an introductory workshop in February (Date and time to be announced.)

ProQuest has partnered with to create Ancestry® Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today.  It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world!  This collection, with thousands of databases and billions of indexed names, is essential to having a broad genealogy collection, and its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest® Online.

Happy Holidays!

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By , December 23, 2014 10:59 am

We will be CLOSED:

Wednesday, December 24 – Christmas Eve
Thursday, December 25 – Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 31 – New Year’s Eve at 2pm
Thursday, January 1 – New Year’s Day


christmas tree

Have Questions?

By , December 4, 2014 5:37 pm

Are there any car repair manuals available online?
Can I get help studying for the ACT?
I’m going to China! I want to learn Chinese. Can the library help?
I want to check Consumer Reports before buying a new vacuum. Can I do that online?
Where can I find information about my family history?
How do I download free ebooks, audiobooks and magazines on my electronic device?
I loved the book “Gone Girl” how can I find a similar book?
Where can I get some help writing my college application essay?
My son needs help with math, where can we get some help?

Find out how to get the answers, on line, available 24/7 with your library card

Thursday, December 11 Are there any car repair manuals available online?

6:00—7:00 pm


Holiday Cards for Meals on Wheels

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By , December 2, 2014 1:50 pm

Thursday, December 4 3 – 5 pmmitten

Everyone is welcome to come and help make cards for Meals on Wheels.

And you can make one for yourself, too!

Beyond Point and Shoot

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By , October 23, 2014 3:27 pm

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

 10: 30 – Noon


Want to take better pictures with your digital camera? Frank Roberts from the Cedar Landing Photography Club will share his knowledge and expertise.

Please register for this workshop at the Elkhart Lake Public Library by calling 876-2554.

Story Time returns September 17 at 10:30!

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By , September 9, 2014 1:59 pm

Join us fonce brightor a very special Story Time, October 1 at 10:30.

Elkhart Lake Author Lynn Lindert and Illustrator Theo Mueller

will read and talk about their book,

Once White Now Bright: How Birds Received Their Colors.


Fizz, Boom, READ!

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By , August 5, 2014 1:46 pm

Last day to turn in reading logs is August 16th.

Prize drawings will be held the following week.

Magic and Illusion of Rick Allen

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By , July 15, 2014 4:27 pm


Wednesday, July 16 at 1pm in the Grashorn Civic Center


Antique Appraisal Event

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By , July 3, 2014 4:43 pm

mark 2Friends of the Elkhart Lake Public Library presents…

What’s It Worth? an antique appraisal event with Mark Moran

July 8, 2014 from 4 – 7pm

Call the library (920-876-2554) to make an appointment to have an item appraised.

Viewing audience welcome!

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