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Posted on: January 15, 2018

SML closed on January 16 & January 17 due to winter weather

All branches of Shreve Memorial Library will be closed on Tuesday, January 16 and Wednesday, January 17 because of the snow and ice accumulation with the winter storm. Please check the website and our social media for any further updates. While we are cl...Read more...
Posted on: January 16, 2018

SML Board of Control Meeting Canceled

The SML Board of Control Personnel Committee Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, January 17 has been canceled and will be rescheduled due to the winter weather. The rescheduled date is not known at this time. 

Posted on: January 11, 2018

Shreveport Opera Xpress presents “Stop Bully!” at SML

Shreveport Opera Xpress

Shreveport Opera Xpress will present “Stop, Bully!” at the Hamilton/South Caddo Branch of Shreve Memorial Library on Thursday, January 18.  “Stop, Bully!” is a world premiere, 45-minute opera for children i...


Shreveport Opera
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day at Shreve Memorial Library!

Winnie the Pooh

Thursday, January 18 is National Winnie the Pooh Day, and we will be celebrating everyone’s favorite honey-loving bear at the library! We’ll be holding three special Winnie the Pooh Day programs for children at our West Shreveport Bran...Read more...

Posted on: December 29, 2017

After-School Feeding & Enrichment Programs Start January 8

After School Feeding Program Square.png

Shreve Memorial Library will offer a new service to students when classes resume on January 8. In partnership with the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana, several Shreve Memorial Library branches will offer a new after-school feeding and enrichment program ...Read more...

Posted on: December 15, 2017

“Read A Latte” Winter Reading Program Begins December 21

Read A Latte Winter Reading Program

This winter, we encourage patrons to curl up with a good book and a hot cup of coffee during the library’s “Read a Latte” Winter Reading Program. The program for ages 18 and older starts Thursday, December 21 and continues th...Read more...

Sign Up for "Read A Latte"
Posted on: December 18, 2017

SML delivers over 8,000 lbs of food to the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana

SML donates 8000 lbs of food Thanks to you, we delivered 8,283 pounds of food to the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana, setting a record for the amount of food donated for our Food for Thought Amnesty Days Program! During this program, patrons can donate food to cover overdue fines. ...Read more... Food Bank of Northwest Louisana
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Main Branch offers English Conversation sessions starting January 10

Pronunciator Are you looking for a no-pressure way to improve your English language skills? Come practice at the library! Our Main Branch is offering English Conversation sessions every two weeks beginning Wednesday, January 10 from 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. These sessions...Read more... Pronunciator
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Sandy Duncan receives Adger Public Service Award

Sandy Duncan receives Adger Award Congratulations to Sandy Duncan for receiving the 2017 Adger Public Service Award! The award recognizes a Shreve Memorial Library employee for exceptional public service to senior citizens. A 16-year employee of Shreve Memorial Library, Sandy Duncan wo...Read more...
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Sci-Port presents Building Better Brains at Cedar Grove/Line Ave. Branch!

Building Better Brains at CGLA Sci-Port Discovery Center will present the outreach program Building Better Brains at our Cedar Grove/Line Ave. Branch starting Monday, January 22. The program will be held Mondays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and encourages complete family participation. ...Read more...
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Virtual Library Cards issued to all Caddo Parish Public School Students

Virtual Library Card

We have partnered with Caddo Parish Public Schools to offer a new benefit to students — a virtual library card. All students registered in Caddo Parish Public Schools as of September 1, 2017 have now been issued these cards so they can use our r...Read more...

Caddo Parish Public Schools
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Broadmoor Branch to close on January 26 for maintenance

Broadmoor to close January 26

Mark your calendars! Our Broadmoor Branch will be closed on Friday, January 26 for carpet cleaning. We apologize for any inconvenience. All other branches of the library will be open for normal hours. The branch will re-open on Saturday, January 27.&n...Read more...

Posted on: May 2, 2017

Get your child reading with 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Shreve Memorial Library is excited to announce a program to encourage early children’s literacy. 1000 Books Before Kindergarten will let patrons keep track of how many books their children read. The goal of the program is to read to your child e...Read more...

Register for 1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Look up free information on Medicare Supplement Insurance at SML

Medicare Supplement Insurance Planner

What does Medicare cover? What doesn’t it cover? Which Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan is right for me? What does it cost? These questions and more can be answered by visiting Shreve Memorial Library and logging on to Financial Ratings Ser...Read more...

Medicare Supplement Insurance Planner
Posted on: June 28, 2017

Free online tutorials for digital services now available

Shreve Memorial Library Academy

We are pleased to announce a new, convenient service for patrons and the public. Through the Shreve Memorial Library Academy, patrons are able to access free online tutorials for digital services offered by the library. Powered by the Niche Academy, the ...Read more...

Online Tutorials
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Find your next great read on NoveList Plus!

NoveList Plus

Have you ever finished a great book and wanted to find more just like it? Or wanted to help your child find just the right book to read? Shreve Memorial Library now offers NoveList Plus, a helpful resource to help readers match up with the books that are ...Read more...

NoveList Plus
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Download the new app Libby to borrow e-books and audiobooks

Meet Libby We’re excited to announce that Overdrive has a new app available that makes it easier than ever to borrow e-books and audiobooks from Shreve Memorial Library. Download the new app Libby and borrow books you love with only a couple of taps. &...Read more... Meet Libby
Posted on: August 18, 2017

Read Around the Year with Shreve Memorial Library!

Read Around the Year

This summer, patrons read 39,869 books during our Summer Reading Program, “Build a Better World.” Now that summer is ending, we encourage you to read throughout the year with programs such as Read Around the Year and 1000 Books Before ...Read more...

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