Microwave Bowl Potholder Class

Join the fun and make a bowl cozy. This will make a potholder for a normal size soup or cereal bowl.  We will provide the material (pictured below) and batting free of charge.  You may bring your own material if you want a specific color.

Bowl Cozy

Supplies Needed:

  • 2, 10″ square pieces of 100% cotton fabric
  • 2, 9″ square pieces of batting*see note below*
  • Scissors
  • Thread
  • Sewing machine*If you are making this at home we recommend using “Warm Tater” batting. It has no additives or fillers. Some types of batting can catch fire in a microwave.

Cookies and Canvas


Would you like to paint this picture? You can do it! No experience necessary.  The Goodland Public Library is having a Cookies and Canvas event on September 24th from 5-7:30 pm.  There is a $10.00 fee payable when you register.  Registration deadline is September 15th.  Must be age 16 and above. Class is limited to 12 participants so hurry in to reserve your spot.

Cozy Casserole Carrier

Do you often wish you had something that would make it easier to take a covered dish to a dinner or function? Well, come join us at the Goodland Public Library to learn how to make a Cozy Casserole Carrier. A class will be conducted on two consecutive Thursday evenings, March 19th and March 26th from 6:15 pm to 7:30 pm.
Come in or call the Goodland Public Library at 219-297-4431to register.
Materials Needed:
*Insul-Bright (1 yard, make sure it is 44″ x 36″)
*medium or light weight cotton fabric (2 yards of fabric) or
one yard of two different fabrics
*2″ wide Velcro ( 24″ of 2″ wide Velcro) (optional)

Download Audio books, eBooks, anytime, anywhere

The Goodland Public Library has expanded its services to include audio books and ebooks, available to download from the library’s website.  Library card holders can check out and download digital media anytime, anywhere by visiting http://goodland.lib.in.us and clicking on the OverDrive® Digital Media link.
Users may browse the Indiana Digital Download Center website, check out with a valid library card and password, and download to PC, Mac®, and many mobile devices.  To get started, users will need to install free software.  For audio books you will need OverDrive® Media ConsoleTM.  To read eBooks, users will need Adobe® Digital Editions.  Titles can be enjoyed immediately or transferred to a variety of devices, including iPod®, Sony® ReaderTM, and many others.  Some audio titles can also be burned to CD to listen on-the-go.  Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period.  There are no late fees!
With hundreds of popular fiction and non-fiction titles to choose from, the new collection is guaranteed to have something for everyone.
This new service, powered by OverDrive, is free for patrons with their library card and is available today.

Board of Trustees:

Kim Carter, President                                                     Joyce Crane, Director
Gerald Wetli, Vice President                                           Diane Lock, Clerk
Heidi Cobleigh,  Secretary                                              Marilyn Nevitt, Clerk
Ronald Royer, Treasurer
Janet Willhite
James Bernier
Brandan LaReau


Hours and Location

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday        Thursday                       Saturday
Noon to 5:00 pm                                           Noon to 8:00 pm           9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Location: 111 S. Newton Street, Goodland, IN
Phone: 219-297-4431
Email:  jcrane@goodland.lib.in.us