Community Engagement Fair

March 31, 12:00 – 5:00 pm Decatur Public Library The Decatur Public Library will host a Community Engagement Fair on Friday, March 31st, from 12:00pm to 5:00pm.  The fair is a way for community non-profits and service organizations to showcase their work within the community and promote their need for volunteers or donations. It is also a […]

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Civic Discourse Week

March 30 – April 6, 2017 CIVIC DISCOURSE WEEK SCHEDULE OF EVENTS ALL EVENTS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC March 30, 6:00pm Millikin University Lower RTUC Conversation on Race Student Summit March 31, 12:00 – 5:00 pm Decatur Public Library Community Engagement Fair April 1, 7:30 pm Kirkland Fine Arts Center A Night with Larry Wilmore […]

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Macon County Hybrid Court

April 4, 6:00 pm Decatur Public Library Discussion with Macon County Circuit Court Judge, Thomas E. Little Click here for Overview of Macon County Hybrid Court Program Click here for Macon County Hybrid Court Program Manual in conjunction with: CIVIC DISCOURSE WEEK March 30 – April 6, 2017

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Yoga

Yoga Continues! 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Madden Auditorium The only requirement is participants must provide their own yoga mat or blanket. No registration for this free class is required.   The dates for the classes are: March 7th & 21st April 4th & 18th May 2nd & 16th June 6th & 20th July 18th August 1st & 15th All are […]

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Tax Preparation

Free Tax Help Tuesdays and Saturdays! Get help filing your State and Federal Taxes at the Decatur Public Library. Free electronic filing of state and federal tax forms for families with $50,000 or less in total income and individuals with $25,000 or less in total income. Tuesdays, 4:30 – 7:30 pm Saturdays, 9:30 am – […]

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Tournament of Books

Beginning February 1st DPL is conducting a Tournament of Books! 32 books/series will be “competing” for your vote over 5 weeks. Your votes will decide the weekly winners, and which titles move on. Best part? You can fill out a bracket with your predictions as to who will win, for the chance to earn prizes! […]

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True Colors

Adult Coloring Nights! Thursdays, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Adult Activity Room Release your “inner child” and join us for Adult Coloring Night at the Decatur Public Library each Thursday evening, from 5 to 7 pm in the Adult Activity Room located near Local History. Studies have proven that creative activities, like coloring, help reduce anxiety and promote personal wellness. […]

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Movies @ the Library!

NOW SHOWING… March 2017, Madden Auditorium Wednesday March 15 6:00 pm Drama Ides of March     Friday March 17 2:00 pm Documentary March of the Penguins     Saturday March 25 2:00pm Family Happy Feet   Monday March 27 5:30pm Sci-Fi Guardians of the Galaxy         NOW SHOWING… April 2017, Madden Auditorium Wednesday April 12 6:00pm Harvey   […]

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Demographics Now

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! Richland Community College offers, FREE, introductory and advanced classes on using Demographics Now. Come learn how Demographics Now can help you with your business or marketing plan and many other uses. Seating is limited so register now. Demographics Now: Demographics Now provides robust and highly-detailed demographic data. Ideal for gaining consumer […]

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AtoZdatabases

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! AtoZdatabases: Search Jobs, Businesses or Mailing Lists The Premier Job Search, Reference, and Mailing List Database. The database includes 2.3 million job listings, 30 million business & executive profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, […]

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