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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Get ready to rock this summer at Shreve Memorial Library!

Sign Up for Summer Reading

Our Summer Reading Program sign-up will start on Monday, May 21. Visit your local branch, and register for this year’s Summer Reading Program or register online on Beanstack. The program is divided into children, teens, and adults.  Rea...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Tooth Fairy visits Broadmoor Branch for special storytime

Tooth Fairy Storytime

Children of all ages are invited to the Broadmoor Branch for a very special storytime featuring a guest appearance by the Tooth Fairy on Thursday, July 19 from 11 a.m. to noon. The special tooth-themed storytime will take place at the Broadmoor Branch, lo...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Learn about science and the environment with Project Learning Tree!

Project Learning Tree

Ricky Kilpatrick of the Bossier Parish LSU AgCenter is visiting our branches to share his love for the environment, nature and trees with children and families. Using Project Learning Tree, an environmental education curriculum of the American Forest Foun...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

SML Friends to host Pop-Up Book Sale at Hamilton/South Caddo Branch

SML Friends host Pop-Up Book Sale

Attention book lovers! The Shreve Memorial Library Friends will host a Pop-Up Book Sale on Saturday, August 18 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The sale features items including books, audiobooks, DVDs, and CDs. The sale will take place at the Hamilton/South Caddo ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Music Theory Classes start July 16 at David Raines Branch

Music Theory Class to meet at David Raines

This summer, we are focused on music-themed programming as part of the “Libraries Rock” Summer Reading Program. Beginning Monday, July 16, music enthusiasts at the David Raines Branch can delve deeper into musicology and the elements o...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Broadmoor Branch hosts Google CS First Camp for Kids

Broadmoor hosts Google CS Camp

Children ages 9 to 14 with an interest in computer science are encouraged to attend the Google CS First Camp at our Broadmoor Branch! The camp starts Monday, July 16 and runs through Thursday, July 19. The camp will be held each day from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Local authors share their stories at Shreve Memorial Library!

Local authors share their stories at SML

Local authors will share their recent publications and stories with us this month during book signings and talks. Kay Haynes Lottinger will visit Broadmoor Branch on July 14, and Pamela Elaine Lockridge will visit Hamilton/South Caddo Branch on July 21.

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

New library service lets you print from home

New library service lets you print from home

We just rolled out a new service that will allow patrons to print to the library’s printers from home or work. The mobile printing service is available at our three resource centers — Broadmoor Branch, Hamilton/South Caddo Branch, and ...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Borrow ‘Cowboy Pride’ and join in the Big Library Read!

Big Library Read - Summer 2018

Want to join in the world’s largest digital book club? You can with your Shreve Memorial Library card. Through Overdrive, you can check out this summer’s Big Library Read selection Cowboy Pride by Lacy Williams and participate in the B...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Learn to code at the library during the Moonhack!

Moonhack 2018

Join us for a fun coding program at our libraries as we celebrate the Apollo 11 moon landing on Friday, July 20. We will be hosting a Moonhack event from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at participating branches. Kids age 8-17 can come and learn to code a Scratch game o...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Join us for tasty eats and music during Food & Fun Fridays!

Food & Fun Fridays at Broadmoor

Libraries rock this summer at our Broadmoor Branch as we host Food & Fun Fridays every Friday in June and July! We'll have different food trucks each week serving up tasty eats and musical acts outside the library to keep you entertained. These events...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

SML highlights local music with Libraries Rock videos

View of Stage at Rock Concert

Our Summer Reading theme this year is Libraries Rock, so we thought it was a great time to highlight the local music scene. To do that, we enlisted local musicians to perform a song or two and let us video these for our Libraries Rock Sessions.

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Atkins Branch to host Patio Gardening Workshops starting June 5

Patio Gardening with Doug

Our Atkins Branch is hosting a new, interactive workshop series with the help of Master Gardener Doug Buchan. Patio Gardening with Master Doug will provide instruction in gardening in small spaces over the course of eight weeks for children, teens and adu...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Children can get free lunch this summer at the library

Summer Feeding Program

This summer we are again partnering with the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana to offer a Summer Feeding Program. This program provides free healthy lunches for children up to age 18 at our libraries as part of the Food Bank’s Summer Food Service Program.

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

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...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Register your children for STEAM camps at the library this summer!

STEAM Camps

We are excited to offer a number of STEAM Camps this summer at our library branches. Children and teens can learn about science, technology, engineering, arts and math during these programs. All of the STEAM Camps are FREE and open to library patrons. The...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Get free homework help with Homework Louisiana!

Homework Louisiana

Cramming for end-of-the-year tests and assignments? Make sure you use Homework Louisiana with your library card! Homework Louisiana provides free one-on-one tutoring, whether you are in kindergarten or college.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Find your next great read on NoveList Plus!

Novelist - Find books you'll love!

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 ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

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

Libby - the new one-tap reading app

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.

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