January 12, 2024
409 Charles St.
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join us at Atkins for a crafternoon of painting. This is paint party project is very beginner friendly and fun!
Wear your favorite Christmas pajama's and join us for hot chocolate and a showing of the Polar Express.
Children will learn about Winter with fingerplays, stories, and music!
Join us for board games, hot chocolate, Christmas music and lots of fun.
Children will use creativity and materials to create a craft.
Spend time relaxing and enjoy some Christmas coloring.
Madea agrees to spend Christmas in a small rural town in order to visit a friends daughter in this heartwarming comedy-drama. Rated PG-13.
Adults can pick up a Christmas themed Paint kit To- Go to celebrate the holiday season!
Frenetic holiday fare about an absentminded father (Arnold Schwarzenegger) who frantically tries to find a popular toy on Christmas Eve.
Get in the Christmas Spirit making gingerbread houses!
Santa Claus is bringing Christmas joy and holiday cheer to the Atkins Branch!
The Library will be there helping children make Reindeer Chow for Santa's Reindeer. There will be many free activities for children with a parade. There will also be a Christmas Craft Market.
Children will be invited to decorate a painted pinecone to look like a Christmas tree.
We will also be reading a variety of Christmas stories.
The Christmas Candle by Richard Paul Evans and The Christmas Fairy by Marion Rose to name a few.
Children and their caregivers are invited to a fun story time about the runaway Gingerbread Man and Christmas! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
Please join the Ark-La-Tex Genealogical Society for their monthly meeting. Free and open to the public. Option to become a member is available.
Santa Claus is coming to Broadmoor! Children and their caregivers are invited to visit and tell Santa what they want for Christmas. *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in programs*
Children will create gingerbread houses out of popsicle sticks, contruction paper and other crafts supplies. *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in programs*
Join us in the Study Room B for a follow-up to the Beginners' Genealogy Class. We will emphasizing basic sources of information for Genealogical research. Individual assistance will be provided as time permits.
All skills welcome. Bring your ukulele and join our jam session. Beginners' class starts at 4:30pm followed by the Uke Jam at 5:00pm.
Teens (ages 12-18) will learn cool and interesting ways to wrap gifts! Materials and paper will be provided, as well as boxes for practicing. Teens are welcome to bring their own paper and gifts, too!
Join us monthly for the Fiction Book Club, facilitated by Laura Flett. This month we will celebrate the end of 2023 and host a Show & Tell as we plan our reading selections for 2024.
Children and their caregivers are invited to a story time about Christmas Trees and the happiness of decorating them! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
In commemoration of the 120th anniversary of the Wright Brothers' first flight, we'll build different airplanes and conduct test flights! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
Pathfinder is a pen, paper, and dice roleplaying game where players take on the roles of heroes they create in a fantasy setting. The group is currently full. Please contact Broadmoor Information Services if interested in adding your name to an interested party list for future game play.
This story time is designed especially for babies (newborn to 18 months) and their caregivers featuring songs, rhymes, bounces, and stories. Older siblings are welcome to join and are encouraged to bring their own “baby” stuffed animal. *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in programs*
Please contact the Information Services Department for more information or to register for this class.
Children and their caregivers are invited to a fun story time about Santa Claus, Reindeer and the North Pole! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
This program is focused on all forms of creative writing with a focus on fantasy and fiction! Join us as we write, read, and discuss each other’s work.
Children will create a pop-up Christmas card to gift to a loved one of construction paper. *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in programs*
Broadmoor Library presents Monday Matinee! Please join us each month for some favorite movies from the 60s, 70s, and 80s! Movies begin at 10:00am in the large meeting room. In December, we will be showing the 1970 holiday classic, Scrooge (G).
Bring your works-in-progress and questions to Twisted Stitchers. All yarn & needle crafts & all skill levels welcome! Please contact the Information Services Department for more information or to register for this class.
Class attendees will be instructed on how to navigate and use the Ancestry Library Edition website. Please register with the Genealogy department.
TAB will meet to plan for January. New members are always welcome. Volunteer hours are awarded for participation in the Teen Advisory Board. The program is for teens (ages 12 - 18).
Join us monthly for the Grounds for Murder Book Club. Each month we will select a murder/mystery themed book. This month's book selection is "These Women" by Ivy Pochoda.
Children and their caregivers are invited to a story time about magical Reindeer and how they fly Santa's Sleigh! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
Children are invited to show their wonderful winter creativity through sculpting ornaments from air-dry clay! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
Do you like to smile? Is smiling your favorite? Then join us at Broadmoor for the epic adventure of Buddy the Elf who travels from the North Pole to New York in search of his biological father! We’ll be sharing Buddy’s tale in the large meeting room on December 21st at 3:00 pm!
Teens (ages 12-18) are invited to play Switch Games on our big projector screen. You can also bring your own Switch and hang out with us!
All are welcome! Join us each month for a new queer happily ever after! This month we will be reading "D'Vaughn and Kris Plan a Wedding" by Chencia C. Higgins. Please contact the Information Services Department for more information.
Children and their caregivers are invited to a story time about Polar Bears and their love for the cold weather! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
Pop in for a good time playing board games with friends and neighbors! *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in program*
Do you understand how Social Security works? Have you wondered what the difference between full, early, and delayed benefits are? Join AARP’s free Social Security workshop that focuses on building an understanding of the implications of Social Security claiming decisions. You will discover what Social Security is and you will also learn how to secure your benefits, as well as the future of Social Security. Build confidence in making a decision that is right for you!
Come make DIY winter hat ornaments at the CGLA branch!
Join us for a fun-filled toddler storytime about the changing seasons with stories, songs, and sensory exploration! This program is geared towards children 18-36 months old, but families with kids of all ages are invited to attend.
Do you love playing bingo? Looking for a way to connect with other seniors in the community? You are invited to join us for a special bingo day, just for seniors! For large groups, please call ahead to make sure there will be space to accommodate your whole group.
Do you love Legos? All ages are invited to join us to build with Legos while watching a TV show or movie. Movie/TV selections vary each month but are rated from G to PG.
Santa Claus is bringing Christmas joy and holiday cheer to Shreve Memorial Library Cedar Grove-Line Avenue Branch! Families can have their photographs taken with Santa and enjoy holiday stories, crafts, music, and more!
Join us and watch the holiday classic; Home Alone!
Calling all young dreamers in grades 1-5! Join us in a magical adventure as we craft enchanting fairy and gnome houses from terra cotta pots. Please register for this program with a librarian or by calling (318) 868-3890.
All SML library branches closed for the holidays.
Children ages 3-5 are invited to join us as we explore the cold weather with books, songs, rhymes, and a craft!
Join us for a fun-filled Family Game Day at the library! Play table tennis, UNO, or a variety of tabletop and board games!
All SML locations closed for New Year's.
Take a break, get creative, and laugh with friends, old and new! Come “Paint & Sip,” and go home with your own masterpiece! It's more than just painting, it's a whole new vibe! All skill levels are welcome. Painting supplies will be provided. Registration is required. Please stop in the branch or call to register for this event.
Learn the basics of using the internet. This series of classes is for patrons with little to no experience with computers.
Every 2nd Wednesday of the month teens are invited to join us for video and table top games, a music/dance area, and a time to relax and enjoy time with friends. This program is appropriate for ages 12-17.
We are very excited to have Northside Middle School sixth grade classes join us for a very special Polar Express Party! The party will be split into two time periods - the party and the movie. During the party there will be a STEAM activity for each student to participate. Each class will be challenge to build a life-size newspaper Christmas Tree.
All ages are invited to join us every 3rd Saturday of the month for STEAM Along Saturday. Attendees will learn about various science, technology, engineering, art, and math concepts through hands-on activities in this monthly program. Please check our branch calendar for specific program details.
Join us monthly to learn about creating art with found objects. In each program, children ages 6-11 will get the opportunity to explore different art techniques using abnormal art supplies. This week we will make our own cardboard gingerbread house while watching the movie, Home Alone.
Senior Adults are invited to join us for fun and lots of laughter with Bingo. Come bring a friend and win prizes!
Preschool Storytime is a 1 hour program for ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join in the fun this week as we listen to stories about Santa. Children will also enjoy fingerplays and dancing to Christmas music. Afterwards, each preschooler will make their own Santa Squishies.
Preschool Storytime is a 1 hour program for ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join in the fun for a snowy day storytime. Children will enjoy songs, puppets, and fingerplays. Afterwards children will engage in a sensory activity and a craft.
Adult Coloring, Children and YA welcome. Word Search, Puzzles, and Tons of fun.
Get your Swirl on with our Christmas Tree Swirl Paint Party and Sip Tea!
Bingo for a Prize!
Children are invited to experience math as never before! Using stories, songs, and games children will enjoy math in a fun unique way! This program is for children ages 6-11. Details coming soon.
Club Kemet partners with Hamilton-South Caddo to host STEM programs for school-age children. Registration Required.
Teens are welcome to join us for Maker Mania Monday and stretch their creative muscles with craft making, painting, etc.
Join us for a fun paint party. Participants will be painting a festive Christmas Tree.
Teens are invited to unwind and play a variety of card games and board games, etc. Ages 12-18.
Adventure awaits! Join us for a game of Dungeons & Dragons. For beginners and experienced players alike. These gaming sessions are "one-shots," in other words, the game is not "ongoing" but contained to 90 minutes. For teens and adults. Registration Required.
Please join us for Pajama storytime! This week we'll have Christmas-themed stories and songs.
Enjoy the soft, easy listening sounds of the holidays with Haley Brooke: Season’s Greetings. Haley will perform at Hamilton/South Caddo on December 13th at 10am with traditional and contemporary holiday music.
Participants will create a paint brush ornament.
Teens are invited to hear guest speakers present on a wide range of topics and lived experiences! Ages 12-18.
Participants will paint on canvas a Christmas theme with a book being read.
Children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and crafts! This program is for families with children 2-5. This week we'll have Christmas-themed stories and crafts.
Teens are invited to create and learn through experimentation under the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, and math) umbrella.
Participants will create a holiday digital card or QR Code or a holiday card by using Publisher.
Teens are invited to watch a variety of movies!
Join us for a fun game of BINGO and win prizes!
Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting. More info to come!
Participants will create a gnome ornament .
Please join us for Pajama storytime! This week we'll have Christmas-themed stories and songs.
Participants will be able to create any craft from materials from crafts through out the year.
Join us for a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate while we talk about what we've been reading lately.
Come out and make Christmas decorations ex: Christmas ornaments and Christmas bags. ALL AGES WELCOME!
Santa is coming to a library near you. Come out and meet Santa Claus and tell him what's on your wish list.
Children are invited to come play BINGO with friends. (Ages 6-11)
Teen are invited to play a variety of games. Ages 12-18.
Joins us as children of all ages are invited to come visit with Santa. Ages are welcome!
Patrons will experience a cooking demonstration on how to prepare a tasty dish a healthier way! Ages: 19+
Joins us for Adult assortment of Christmas coloring. Ages: 19+
There is nothing like bringing a smile to someone's face! Children will get the opportunity to make holiday greeting cards to share with family and friends.
"Believe" is a powerful movie about a woman and her son that helps a down-on-his-luck businessman find his soul and his heart. Ages: 19+
Teen will be able to create their list of wish items. Ages 12-18.
Everyone is anticipating the most exciting night of the year... CHRISTMAS!!! Babies and toddlers are invited to an early literacy, interactive story time as we patiently await Santa's arrival. (Ages 0-5)
Babies and toddlers are interactive storytime to explore all the fun activities that happen in winter. (Ages 0-5)
Do you love to hear stories? I love to read them. Share this time with us and color a picture or make a craft that goes along with the reading.
Join us as we celebrate being your library for 100 years. Light refreshments and video will be available for all to enjoy.
Come visit and enjoy a cup of tea with us. Grab a muffin or cake and share what's happening in your end of the village.
Santa Claus is bringing Christmas Joy and Holiday Cheer to Shreve Memorial Library Hosston Branch.
Santa Visits 3:30. It's the most wonderful time of the year when Santa comes to visit.
Using this link, teens will learn how to cipher code sequencing to move hero around as collects objects
Adult Guests will use glitter foam boards to cut, fold and create an ornament using a glue gun.
Always a splendid time to relax and watch a movie that may have a special theme to it as we enter this holiday season. Come enjoy this free movie time with us.
Come and celebrate our SML 100th anniversary each month with a craft at our Hosston branch. Today we will make a snowman using a water bottle and cotton balls.
Let it Be the incentive for getting through the end of the week. Join us for the latest news on happenings of the town. Grab a muffin, biscuit or cake and sit a spell to relax and enjoy a cup of your choice, coffee or tea
Come join your friends and create a painting.
Come enjoy a homemade dessert, coffee and fellowship and check out a book or magazine.
Come create a Christmas ornament for your Christmas Tree.
Santa Claus is coming to Mooretown!! Join us and come hang out with Santa!!
Explore the world of coding through hands on experiences with robots and other technology.
Learn how to code using a variety of different technology and activities! Beginner or Expert, come join the fun!
Come out and join us here at Mooretown for Read Me a Story! Patrons and their children can hear various readings of different children's stories from many of the most popular authors! Open to ages 0-5 yrs
Seated Cardio Exercises Available to those with and without limited mobility
Join us for Toddler Time as we read stories, sing songs and do sensory activities!
Put your crafting skills to the test! Come Join in to create masterpieces and have a fun time doing so!
Come join us for some exploration into Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts, and Math. This STREAM program dives into different topics each month. So come bring your imagination and your curious minds to enjoy the hands on activities that will keep your mind Entertained!
STREAM on in as we explore different themes within Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art, and Math. Come hang-out and get your mind and hands moving with interactive activities.
Learn how to communicate with your child through Baby Sign Language. Four new signs are taught each session, along with Stories, Songs and Play time.
This adaptation of Charles Dickens' holiday classic features Jim Carrey in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge, as well as the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future. The miser is paid a visit by each so that he may learn the value of holiday spirit before it's too late.
Drink coffee with your neighbors, catch up with news in the community, and chat about books.
This month we are reading Christmas stories.
Come and see Santa in the Mooringsport Library!
Ages 0-5 will be making a Christmas dinosaur, ages 6-11 will be making a button wreath, and teens will be making a bracelet.
Game Day is a monthly program for all ages. Come and play Nintendo Switch, Tic-Tac-Toe With a Librarian, put together a puzzle, play Bingo, or play a variety of card games.
Register and join our sewing classes. They are taught by Mrs. Ellen, an experienced and skillful team member of the library.
Rhymes, songs, bounces, and books are just right for your little one! Build a foundation for lifelong reading and learning with this engaging story time!
Self-Discover and exploring your passions are the steps to a bright future. Get ready to unlock your purpose and make unforgettable memories.
Join our class and discover the soothing art of crafting with yarn. Unwind one stitch at a time!
Use your creative engine to design and build your imagination!
Looking for balance and peace? Learn how to start your day with meditation and calmness. With Tai Chi, discover other benefits too.
Come celebrate Bingo day with us. Meet others from the community and maybe even win a prize at this fun event for adults.
Join us for a Holiday Cricut Treat. We will create some Christmas magic!
HAPPY HOLIDAYS !
Adults are invited to an indoor walking aerobics class. It is a fun, fast paced, heart healthy exercise. Space is limited. Call (318)674-8172 to sign up.
It's Snowman Night @ North Shreve! Children of all ages are invited for crafts, games, and a visit with Santa! It's going to be SNOW MUCH FUN!
Babies through preschool will read, sing, dance, and play musical instruments in celebration of the Christmas season.
Tweens and Teens are invited to celebrate the Christmas spirit by creating their own button ornaments while enjoying a showing of Dr.Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
Join us for Adventures in Crochet! Bring your own project or start one with us! No experience necessary. Basic supplies provided.
North Shreveport branch invites patrons to celebrate 100 years of Shreve Memorial Library serving Caddo citizens. Enjoy cookies and punch, along with a video of the history of SML. Drop in between 10:00am and 4:00pm. The video will be on continuous play.
Adults are invited to come watch Tyler Perry's heartwarming comedy-drama, A Madea Christmas.
Local homeschool students are invited to make Christmas ornaments in celebration of the season. Registration required. Come by or call the branch to register 674-8172.
Kids will paint a predawn reindeer on cardstock. This program may take more time. Plan for 45 minutes to an hour.
Babies through preschool will engage in stories, songs, games, and interactive story play in celebration of our favorite reindeer!
Teens and Tweens are invited to build draw bots using Hexbug Robots!
Santa visits the library today at the Oil City branch at 3:00PM
Santa will be visiting the Rodessa Branch of the Shreve Memorial Library.
Join us for an interesting and educational Hour of Code featuring the website www.hourofcode.com. SML computers and writing supplies provided.
Come join us for "Green Book" inspired by a true friendship in 1962. PG-13
Join us in creating personalized Calligraphy Holiday Cards! All supplies provided.
Come join us for a fun filled story-time with music and craft.
Come visit Santa and tell him your Christmas list and snap a picture.
Come learn how to swing dance to the latest beats.
Join Lady J for afterschool story time. We will have fun reading Christmas favorites, song and dance. Hope to see you there!
Enjoy the soft, easy listening sounds of the holidays with Haley Brooke: Season's Greetings. Haley will perform at West Shreveport on December 12, 2023 at
11:00 am with traditional and contemporary holiday music.
Join us for good game of Bingo. Fun and Prizes for all who play.
Join us as we create a wonderful Christmas craft while singing along to some of our favorite, classic children tunes. Bring a friend, hope to see you there!
Join us to learn basic computer skills like getting online, creating an email, and browsing the web. You are welcome to bring your own devices.
Join us to watch Elf the movie. Get in the holiday spirit and enjoy free popcorn.
Join us for a class in basic computer use. You are welcome to bring tour own device.
I'll take Christmas movies for $100, Alex... join in on the festive fun as we play our very own version of children jeopardy. Hope to see you there!
Join us for a "Grinchmas" celebration. We will have interactive story time, music and of course your very own Grinch inspired craft to make and take home. Hope to see you there!
Join us and learn to play Cribbage, an Old English card game.
Let's put your creativity to work with the making of Christmas ornament globes. Bring a friend, hope to see you there!
Join us in your favorite holiday themed pajamas and watch the classic movie, " Home Alone". Bring a friend, hope to see you there!
This is an activity that will help your toddler begin learning shapes, colors, alphabet letters, numbers and so much more. Toddler time will aid in the readiness of your toddler for preschool. We will use an easy to follow learning technique. Hope to see you there!
Let us enter into 2024 with clearer vision. Join us as we create canvas vision boards to stay on track for the new year. Hope to see you there!