Decatur Vegetarian Society

Wednesday, March 15, 6:00 pm, Adult Activity Room The Decatur Vegetarian Society will meet at the Decatur Public Library, at 6 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, in the Adult Activity Room. Please bring a vegetarian or vegan dish to share (with ingredients written down) and your own table service and drink. The Decatur Vegetarian Society […]

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E Books and MORE!

The Decatur Public Library is pleased to offer three new opportunities for E Books and MORE:           Checkouts are limited to 5 items per month. The month resets on the first of each month. Items cannot be renewed, but you may re-borrow. A music title may only be borrowed twice during the […]

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Mango Languages AND MORE

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! Mango Languages – DPL is pleased to announce that it now offers the Mango Languages online language-learning system to its patrons. Mango is free for all library patrons and can be accessed anywhere with an Internet connection. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear […]

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NICHE Academy

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! NICHE Academy – Take a moment and look to the right of your screen. You should see a dark blue tab that currently says “tutorials”. When you click on the tab, a slender slide bar will… slide out. Now you have access to Decatur Public Library’s new E-Learning tutorials! Niche […]

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Select Reads

With so many new and classic books at your fingertips, sometimes the hardest thing is to find the perfect thing to read. DPL offers plenty of ways to keep track of hot new titles and rediscover old favorites.   Select Reads – Subscribe to free monthly booklists on your favorite topics. Once a month, you’ll receive an […]

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Book Clubs

Interested in joining a book club? The Decatur Public Library offers 5 different book clubs and you can drop in any time! You do not have to the read the book to attend discussions, but you will want to.   DPL Graphic Novel Club The Club meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm in the Staley room. […]

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Gale Courses

Online learning anytime, anywhere… just a click away! Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment to transform your life. Course offerings are tied to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ fastest-growing occupations and include: Courses to support business professionals, such as business law, human resources, […]

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Computer Classes

March Computer Classes Basic Word Tuesday, March 7, 10:30 – 11:45 am, Computer Lab Word- Learn how to use Word’s built-in editing features like cut and paste, spell check, grammar suggestions, and adding comments to documents in this class. You will need to have basic mouse and keyboarding skills to appreciate this class. Registration is […]

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