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Posted on: October 16, 2018

David Raines Branch presents Capital One Bank-It Financial Workshop

Capital One Bank-It Financial Workshop

The public is invited to take part in a workshop on how to handle money. Our David Raines Branch is hosting a Capital One Bank-It Financial Workshop on Wednesday, October 24 from 10 a.m. to noon. The workshop is free, but space is limited. Those who are i...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Stroke survivors turned authors share their stories at SML

Antrone "Juice" Williams Book Signing

Strokes affect almost 795,000 people each year, and the effects of a stroke can be life-changing. Two stroke survivors, Antrone “Juice” Williams and Gwendolyn Hampton, have channeled their experiences with the illness into published wo...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Celebrate Halloween this October at the library!

Happy Halloween

We are offering up a scary good time for library patrons all October. As the Halloween season approaches, the public can get their thrills and chills with scary movie screenings, creepy crafts, hauntingly good story times, and frightfully fun festivities....

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Learn to make a kite with the American Kitefliers Association

Kite Making Workshops

The American Kitefliers Association will visit branches of Shreve Memorial Library this fall for fun Kite Making Workshops! Join us for these fun, interactive workshops where you will make your own kite and learn how kite flying relates to science, physic...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Help us Read for the Record on October 25!

Read for the Record

Join us on Thursday, October 25, to celebrate Jumpstart’s annual Read for the Record and celebrate the power of reading. This program brings together millions of people each year in libraries, classrooms, community centers, and homes across the ...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Read "Sing, Unburied, Sing" and join in One Book One Parish!

One Book One Parish

Each year, One Book One Parish unites Caddo Parish by promoting one book throughout our 21 branches during October. This year's selection is Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward. Join us for programs and events throughout the month related to the title.&am...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Search out your family’s roots during Family History Month!

Family History Month

October is Family History Month, and our Genealogy Department has a number of great events scheduled for you to find out more about your ancestors and local history. Learn how to trace your roots with DNA, find out about the earliest houses in Highland, a...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Join us for Ask-A-Lawyer events during Lawyers in Libraries

Lawyers in Libraries

Lawyers will visit our library branches to offer free consultations during the Lawyers in Libraries event from October 22 through October 27. Lawyers in Libraries is an annual program organized by the Louisiana Bar Association in which lawyers visit publi...

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Be amazed this Halloween with Dat Does the Trick

Halloween Magic Shows with Dat Does the Trick

We’re getting ready for Halloween at Shreve Memorial Library, and we’re excited to host spook-tacular Halloween Magic Shows featuring Dat Does the Trick! Dat Does the Trick will visit many branches late in October for a show full of tr...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Hamilton/South Caddo Branch invites teens to help end bullying

Anti Bullying programs at Hamilton/South Caddo

October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and our Hamilton/South Caddo Branch is encouraging teens to take a stand to help prevent and put an end to bullying. Hamilton/South Caddo Branch is planning an anti-bullying poster contest as well as a Nation...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

SML invites you to Step into a Book!

Pirate Story Time

Calling all buccaneers, young and old! Join SML this October and step into a book about pirates, treasure and adventure. We’ll be hosting Pirate Story Times at our branches this fall.

During these interactive children’s events, we&r...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

SML branches start fall hours on September 4th

SML to start Fall Hours on September 4

Full-time branches of Shreve Memorial Library will start their fall hours on Tuesday, September 4 following the Labor Day holiday. Branches will have extended hours from Labor Day until Memorial Day.

The following branches will be open for these hours from...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Learn new job skills and more at Lynda.com!

lynda.com now available at SML!

Shreve Memorial Library will now offer access to lynda.com's library of instructional videos, making it easy for you to learn new job skills and boost your resume. You can access lynda.com content from any computer with an Internet connection simply by en...

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

After-School Feeding & Enrichment Programs return to library branches on August 13

After School Feeding Programs

As students in Caddo Parish return to school on Monday, August 13, we will once again offer an after-school feeding and enrichment program in partnership with the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana. Select library branches will offer the program to students...

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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: 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 every day a...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Get free homework help with Homework Louisiana!

Homework Louisiana

Are you ready for the new school year? 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.

Live tutors are available Sunday through Thursday from 2 p...

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