Knox County, Indiana
Since 1889

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Managing Rental Properties
Authors Sheamus Clarke and Scott Stellhorn with give the highlights of their book, "The Importance of 80/20 Landlording," on Tuesday, August 26, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the main building. This program is free and open to the public.

Friends of KCPL Book Sale
The Friends will hold a book sale on Friday, August 29, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Outreach Building.

Hummingbird Hullabaloo
Jann Kiesel, the Hummingbird Lady, will demonstrate how to attract and support hummingbirds on September 17 at 7 p.m. in the Fortnightly. The program is free and open to the public.

Preschool children and their care providers are invited to Evening Stars on Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. and Morning Stars on Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. in the Youth Department starting September 2.

Adult Summer Reading
The Adult Summer Reading Program, Literary Elements, has concluded. This year we hit a new record with over 200 readers; many thanks to all those who participated.
Grand Prize Winner: Misty Kirkland
Reading Challenge Winners: Ruby DeVries, Ashley Abel and Rebecca Johnston
Other winners included Kathryn Hoke, Patricia Callahan and Lynette Gunn.


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
Monday: 12-4 p.m. and 5-9 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-5:30 p.m.
Closed: Thursday and 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
Managing Rental Property
Friends Book Sale

John Small Lesson Plan

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

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