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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Build a Better World this summer at your library!

Sign up for Summer Reading

We’re gearing up for a fun summer at Shreve Memorial Library. Come enjoy our Summer Reading Program as we host fabulous performers, storytellers, and more. We want to encourage all ages to read, so sign up for our program and get ready for a goo...Read more...

Online Sign Up on Beanstack
Posted on: May 26, 2017

Check out the Summer Reading Program schedule!

Build a Better World We are hosting many special events for children and teens during our Summer Reading Program. This year, we'll have magic shows, yoga classes, art lessons, and much more at all of our branches. Each Friday, we'll post the upcoming week's schedule here. Fo...Read more... Register for Summer Reading Program
Posted on: June 22, 2017

Author Bryant Purvis to speak at Main Branch on June 30

My Story as a Jena 6

Motivational speaker, author and entrepreneur Bryant Purvis will speak at the Main Branch of Shreve Memorial Library on Friday, June 30 to discuss his book, My Story as a Jena 6. The program will begin at 5 p.m. at the Main Branch located at 424 Texas St...Read more...

Facebook Event
Posted on: June 20, 2017

Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter at our Broadmoor Branch!

Broadmoor Harry Potter Where were you the first time you entered the Chamber of Secrets? Were you shocked to discover the identity of the Half-Blood Prince? Take a trip down memory lane at our Broadmoor Branch as we celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter on Monday, June 26. Our Br...Read more... Facebook Event
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Step Forward seeks literacy tutors in Northwest Louisiana

Step Forward Want to make a difference in your community? Volunteer with Step Forward to serve as a literacy tutor for early grade students! Volunteers are needed in Caddo, Bossier, DeSoto and Webster Parish Schools. Our libraries will hold training sessions in July. ...Read more... Step Forward
Posted on: June 2, 2017

Shreve Memorial Library to participate in Summer Feeding Program

Summer Feeding Program

One in five children in Northwest Louisiana are food insecure. That's why this summer we are teaming up with the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana to provide healthy lunches to children up to age 18 as part of the Food Bank’s Summer Food Service ...Read more...

Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana
Posted on: June 19, 2017

Shreve Memorial Library to close for Independence Day holiday

Library Closure - July 4

All branches of Shreve Memorial Library will be closed Tuesday, July 4 for Independence Day. Branches will resume their normal summer hours on Wednesday, July 5. Enjoy the holiday!

While we are closed, you can still access our online resources, such as O...Read more...

Posted on: June 12, 2017

Join in the Big Library Read with your SML card!

Big Library Read Want to join in the world’s largest online book club? You can with your Shreve Memorial Library card. Now through June 26, you can borrow The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict through Overdrive and participate in the Big Library Read! During the...Read more... Big Library Read
Posted on: June 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: May 25, 2017

LifeShare Blood Centers to host blood drives at the library

LifeShare Blood Centers This summer, we encourage you to curl up with a good book and give the gift of life by donating blood. You will have the opportunity to do both of these things at the library when LifeShare Blood Centers visit two of our branches.  LifeShare Blo...Read more... LifeShare Blood Centers - Giving Blood
Posted on: May 31, 2017

Genealogy Department presents Annual Roadshow this summer

Genealogy Road Show

Want to discover your family’s roots? We’ll help you get started this summer at branches of Shreve Memorial Library. Our Genealogy Department will visit our libraries for free workshops during the annual Genealogy Roadshow throughout t...Read more...

Genealogy Department
Posted on: May 17, 2017

Explore the world of coding at Shreve Memorial Library

Explore coding at the library

Children and teens are invited to join us for programs this summer focused on science and technology from May to July. We have hands-on coding workshops, STEAM programs combining science and the arts, and more. Every event is free and open to the public. ...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: May 3, 2017

Community Gardens grow at Atkins and North Caddo Branches

Atkins Community Garden

We have all heard the old saying, “April showers bring May flowers,” but at Shreve Memorial Library they bring a little more. Community gardens at the library’s Atkins and North Caddo branches are springing up providing fresh...Read more...

Posted on: April 12, 2017

ABCmouse.com now available at Shreve Memorial Library

ABCmouse.com

We are very pleased to announce that ABCmouse.com for Libraries is now offered at all Shreve Memorial Library locations. This resource contains learning activities, lessons, and online books to help children build a strong foundation for academic success....Read more...

ABCmouse.com for Libraries
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Shreve Memorial Library to present Every Child Ready to Read workshops

Every Child Ready to Read

Come learn how to get your child ready to read during our upcoming workshops at the library! These events will help you learn how to engage your child with simple daily activities to ensure they are developing early literacy skills. The first workshops wi...Read more...

Every Child Ready to Read
Posted on: February 7, 2017

Borrow passes to Sci-Port at Shreve Memorial Library!

Sci Port Pass Did you know that you can borrow passes to Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center from the library? You can! The Sci-Port pass is good for up to five people, and it can be borrowed for three days. Shreve Memorial Library has teamed up with Sci-Po...Read more... Sci-Port: Louisiana's Science Center
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Broadmoor Branch to host free financial workshops

Free Financial Workshops Pinnacle Asset Management Group, LLC, will present a series of free financial workshops at our Broadmoor Branch starting in February. The workshops cover topics on financial planning, credit, investing, and retirement. Workshops will be held from 10 a.m....Read more... Facebook Event
Posted on: January 30, 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