Knox County, Indiana
Since 1889

The Knox County Public Library's mission is to meet the educational, informational, and cultural needs of the community.

Looking for more information on library events and programs?
Please check our monthly calendar under the orange
News/Events tab above.

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Knox County Public Library Indiana


Upcoming Events at the KCPL

Summer Computer Classes

June 9—Basic + Word
July 14—Basic + e-mail
August 11—Basic + Word

All 6 p.m. at Main Library

Please call and a reserve a spot– Class size is
Phone 812-886-4380

Exploring Exotic Foods

World Cuisine Chef - Rhemy Leslie

From Asian Market 907 Main St, Vincennes, IN 47591

Learn how to prepare egg rolls and pancit

Thursday July 9 7pm

Fortnightly Building

Exploring the Micro World Inside Your Body

Presented by Andrew Corless - Vincennes University Biology Dept.

Tuesday July 21 7pm

Main Library Building

Indiana Through the Mapmaker's Eye

An examination of the four ways people have used maps through the years: as documentation, as tools, as political images and as art.

Learn a bit about the exhibit.

All of September

Dan Wakefield Book Signing

Under the Apple Tree
One of America's great novels about the home front in World War II

Dan Wakefield will be here to sign copies of the new commemorative edition of his book

October 3 2pm

McGrady Brockman Building

Writer's Festival

Saturday October 24 9am - 12pm

12pm - 2pm
Author Meet & Greet
Sunroom - Main Library

Adult Summer Reading -
Escape the Ordinary

Register and receive a tote.
Submit a reading log for weekly prize drawing.


Knox County Public Library
502 North Seventh Street
Vincennes, Indiana 47591

Main Building
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1-5 p.m.

McGrady-Brockman House Historical/Genealogical Center
McGrady-Brockman House Hours
Monday: 12-4 p.m. and 5-9 p.m.
Tuesday through Saturday: 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-5:30 p.m.
Closed: Sunday

A massive library with billions of Family History and Genealogy records, and millions of family trees. Access key collections: COMPLETE U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from 1790 to 1940; military records; enhanced Social Security Death Index (SSDI) records; millions of newspaper articles; unique, exclusive local and world collections. NEW records added regularly!



Upcoming Events
7/31/2015 - 6/6/2015
Friends of the Knox County Public Library Book Sale
Super Hero Crafts
Mother Goose On the Loose
Local Hero Red Skelton
Super Hero Crafts

John Small Lesson Plan

John Small estate inventory
JSmall -Will portion
Knox County 1790
Lesson Plan edited

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