NOTICE: The Star Spangled Talent Show scheduled for July 1 has been canceled due to low registrations. And, all library locations will be closed on Monday, July 4 for Independence Day.

NOTICE: The Star Spangled Talent Show scheduled for July 1 has been canceled due to low registrations. And, all library locations will be closed on Monday, July 4 for Independence Day.

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Communications Staff
April 14, 2022

Tribute exhibit to renowned South Bend artist Edward Basker opens April 23

The Library will host a tribute exhibit of watercolor works by the renowned South Bend artist, Edward Basker (1908-1972).

Bendable
April 13, 2022

Bendable Collection: Supporting survivors of domestic violence

Abby Bulgrien partnered with Bendable to create a collection of local organizations, books, and other tools to help victims heal from violence-related trauma.

Communications Staff
April 11, 2022

Library hosts Opioid Crisis Series

The Library will host a series of programs in May aimed at educating our community on the opioid epidemic.

Bendable
March 30, 2022

Bendable Collection: Understanding health equity

Kimberly Green Reeves partnered with Bendable to address how to promote health within communities.

Communications Staff
March 30, 2022

National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month! Writing poetry offers an opportunity to connect with the stories of our lives. See all of the opportunities to write, read, and hear poetry at the Library.

Bendable
March 21, 2022

Bendable Collection: How to support your community in the opioid crisis

Joanne Kelley Cogdell, CEO of Naxos Neighbors, partnered with Bendable to educate the community about the opioid epidemic and connect with our neighbors in crisis.

Communications Staff
March 14, 2022

An Evening with Anthony Ray Hinton

Join us on April 25th for an evening with Anthony Ray Hinton, who spent 28 years on Alabama's Death Row for a crime he didn't commit.

Bendable
March 11, 2022

Bendable Collection: Understanding Kwanzaa

Brother Sage has been celebrating Kwanzaa since 1967 and believes that the principles of Kwanzaa are a good foundation for establishing family values.

Communications Staff
March 8, 2022

Library presents 1st annual BookCon

Join fellow readers for a day of book-themed activities, crafts, book recommendations and the opportunity to meet local authors and booksellers!

Bendable
March 7, 2022

Bendable Collection: How neuroscience explains your behavior

Bendable partnered with Dr. Nancy Michael to curate a collection of resources that explore how we can use neuroscience to heal old wounds and become more resilient.

Communications Staff
March 2, 2022

Library connects you to disability resources

March is National Disability Awareness Month, and the St. Joe County Public Library has resources both for people with disabilities and tools to educate people about numerous types of disabilities.

Communications Staff
March 1, 2022

Library partners with South Bend Symphony Orchestra to offer limited, free tickets

Through a special partnership with the Library, the South Bend Symphony Orchestra is providing community members up to six (6) free tickets to upcoming performances.

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