Family Storytime

Tuesday, December 21, 10:30 AM.

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. You may request a Storytime Kit with items that can be used with all of our storytimes.

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Criterion Collection: 3:10 to Yuma

Each week we’re recommending a movie from the film lover’s favorite home video company, Criterion. The Criterion Collection is dedicated to gathering the greatest films from around the world and publishing them in editions of the highest technical quality with …


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Pen & Ink Writers Group

Monday, December 20, 7:00 PM.

The Pen and Ink Writers Group gathers on the third Monday of each month to read short stories, poems or essays, all inspired by a common theme. Build up your writing skills through practice, presentation and positive critique.

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Classic Superhero Serials: Part Three

Mondays, December 06 - March 14, 7:00 PM.

Today, superheroes rule the big screen. But that isn't a new phenomenon. Each week this winter, join us on our Facebook page for online screenings of the classic serial adventures of Batman, Captain America, The Green Hornet, and Captain Marvel.

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Stealing Home by J. Torres

Take Notice that under Orders Nos. 21, 22, 21 and 24 of the British Columbia Security Commission the following areas were made prohibited areas to all persons of the Japanese race…”

The attack on Pearl Harbor dramatically changed Sandy’s …


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Family Gingerbread House Design

Monday, December 20, 1:00 or 4:00 PM. Ages 12 and under with an adult.

Let's make our own graham cracker houses on Zoom! Beautiful and then yummy! Pick up your supply kits on or after December 13th (one per child) and then join us on Zoom to make delicious houses together.

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For Fans of Only Murders in the Building

Only Murders in the Building, starring Steve Martin, Martin Short, and Selena Gomez as a trio of amateur detectives producing a podcast as they try to solve a murder in their apartment building, is a bona fide hit for …


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Closed for Thanksgiving

Eisenhower will be closed for Thanksgiving from 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 until 9:00 AM, Friday the 26th. Have a great holiday.…


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Damon Galgut Wins 2021 Booker Prize

Earlier this month, The Promise by Damon Galgut was awarded the 2021 Booker Prize for Fiction.

Maya Jasanoff, chair of the Booker Prize 2021 judges, said, “We arrived at a decision after a lot of discussion and arrived at a …


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Throwback Thursday: Red Dragon

It’s Throwback Thursday! Forty years ago this month, the first Hannibal Lecter novel, Red Dragon by Thomas Harris was published.

A quiet summer night…a neat suburban house…and another innocent, happy family is shattered — the latest victims of a grisly …


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Bring Your Own Book Club

Friday, December 03, 3:30 PM.

Have a favorite book or two (or four) you'd like to share with fellow readers and librarians? Drop into our BYO book club to tell us about them!

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Wondering About Battle of the Books?

Are you thinking about participating in Battle of the Books, but not sure it’s for you? Worried the questions might be too hard? Scared about reading all of those books?

The reading list for Battle of the Books varies depending …


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BYO Book Club Recommendations

At the last meeting of the Bring Your Own Book Club, a bunch of book lovers chatted about the books we’ve all been reading lately. Looks like we’ll be doing it again on November 19th if you’d like to join …


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Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a Zoom video chat for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

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November 18, 2021 Special Board Meeting Agenda

The Regular Meeting of the Eisenhower Public Library District Board of Trustees will be held on Thursday November 18, 2021 at 7:40 P.M. In the Library Building, 4613 N. Oketo

This will be an in-person meeting. Members of the public …


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Hollywood Ghost Stories

Wednesday, December 15, 7:00 PM.

Classic Hollywood stars lived their lives in the limelight and a few have remained... long after their deaths. Join author Susan Gibberman online for stories of the famous haunts and hauntings throughout the City of Angels.

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Crochet-a-Long: Crochet a Gnome

Wednesdays, December 01, 08 & 15, 3:00 PM.

In December we'll be creating a gnome using MakeItSewCrochet.com's Scandinavian Gnome pattern. Join us on Zoom to share your progress on this or any other fiber based projects you are currently working on.

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Family Storytime

Tuesday, December 14, 10:30 AM.

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. You may request a Storytime Kit with items that can be used with all of our storytimes.

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