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December 12, 2019, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Atkins Meeting Room
Come out and enjoy some holiday fun with our very own Santa Doug. Participants will have a chance to decorate cookies, make holiday popcorn balls, play games and take pictures with Santa! This event is for the entire family. Happy Holidays!
December 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Blanchard
We will be reading a selection of books during the month.
The First Christmas Tree, Santa's Suit and Once there was a Christmas.
We will also have crafts and activity pages
December 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Broadmoor Meeting Room
This is story time especially for babies and their caregivers featuring songs, rhymes, bounces and stories. Recommended for newborns to approximately 18 months old. Older siblings are welcome to join and are encouraged to bring their own “baby” stuffed animal.
December 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Broadmoor Tech Center
Class space is limited and registration is required. Please contact the Information Services Department for more information or to register for this class.
December 12, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Broadmoor Meeting Room
Preschool story time is geared for children 3 – 5 years old. Age-appropriate book selections are enhanced by music, movement, other activities and a craft.
December 12, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Broadmoor Youth Services Area
This program is a free play and open Pokemon Trading Card Game event focused on trading, battling, and discussion. Occasional tournament events will be held. Patrons can bring their own cards or use one of the library's decks.
December 12, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Broadmoor Youth Services Story Room
Teens ages 11-17 are invited to play Celebrity Handbag.
December 12, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Broadmoor Tech Center
This class will teach you how to utilize the free database Familysearch.org to research family genealogy.
December 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Cedar Grove / Line Avenue Meeting Room
Storytime is for kids ages 3-5. Storytime will consist of stories, songs, and other activities about Christmas.
December 12, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Cedar Grove/Line Avenue Youth Services Area
Are you interested in learning basic computer skills? If so join us for a one-on-one computer class. For more information call 868-3890.
December 12, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ David Raines Meeting Room
Every Thursday is Teen Time at Raines. Teens are encouraged to join us each Thursday for a different event. The events for this month are: Boardgame Night 12/5, Anime Club 12/12, and Harry Potter Ornaments 12/19!
December 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gilliam
Come and join us making this beautiful Christmas wreath.
All supplies will be provided. Sign up is required. Please call or come by the branch to sign up.
December 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Hamilton / South Caddo Large Meeting Room
Children ages 3-5 will enjoy delightful bear stories. They will also have an opportunity to make their own bear craft.
December 12, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Hamilton / South Caddo Small Meeting Room
Please join us if you’re looking for a vintage, unique and inspiring Christmas Card idea; nothing compares and is more thoughtful than a Do-It-Yourself Handmade Christmas Card
December 12, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Hamilton / South Caddo Large Meeting Room
Think you can defeat all the challenges, with only one short and pressure filled minute on the clock? Come test your skills with friends at the library! Teens ages 11-17 are invited to compete in a series of challenges.
December 12, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Hamilton / South Caddo Small Meeting Room
Jane Austen Society of North America: Ark-La-Tex Chapter Meeting to be held Thursday, Dec. 12 at Hamilton/South Caddo Library Branch
SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER, LA – Love the works of Jane Austen? Attend an exploratory meeting to establish the Jane Austen Society of North America: Ark-La-Tex chapter on Thursday, December 12 at 5:30 p.m. in the Hamilton/South Caddo branch of the Shreve Memorial Library
Email Austen.in.the.ArkLaTex@gmail.com with questions, RSVPs, and to be added to our contact list.
For general information about the Society, visit http://jasna.org/.
“It’s such a happiness when good people get together.” (Emma).
December 12, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Higginbotham-Bryson
Kids from 0-18 can come by for an after school snack and some fun!
December 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Hollywood/Union Avenue Tech Center
Join us for an introduction to a basic keyboarding computer class. Learn basic touch typing skills.
December 12, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Main
Thursdays and Fridays in November and December:
The Harry Potter Escape Room is back. Designed for groups of 2-6 persons. Participants must register as a group, in advance. Appropriate for persons aged 12 and up. Groups should expect to spend up to 30 minutes in the escape room. The event is free of charge. Call, 226-5897, to reserve your spot.
December 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ 2nd Floor
Legos, coloring and crafts available at your kids' convenience!
December 12, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Mooretown Meeting Room
Seniors will enjoy 30 minutes of light exercise followed by 30 minutes of healthy nutrition and food choices to enhance their changing lifestyle.
December 12, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Mooretown Meeting Room
Join us at Mooretown Branch for an hour of distressing with our Adult Coloring Class lead by Dr. Brenda Richardson.
December 12, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Mooringsport
Join local seniors and play cards, Dominoes and other games.
December 12, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ North Caddo Meeting Room
Kid Cafe is our after school feeding program where children and teens are welcome to come in and have an after school snack thanks to the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana. It is open to ages 17 and younger.
December 12, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ North Caddo Meeting Room
For the month of December we will explore circuits by making LED Christmas cards for people. Ages 5 and older
December 12, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ North Shreveport Tech Center
Participants will learn the basics of Microsoft Word using 2016. Class space is limited and registration is required. Sign up at circulation desk.
December 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Rodessa
Come have coffee with us and let's talk about what we're reading.
December 9, 2019, 9:00 AM - December 13, 2019, 2:00 PM @ Wallette
December 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Wallette Meeting Room
Join us at Wallette for Preschool Story Time! We will dance, sing, and listen to wonderful stories!
December 12, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Wallette Meeting Room
North West Louisiana Food Bank will be providing after school snacks for children ages 0-18.
December 12, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Wallette Meeting Room
Join us at Wallette for a Scavenger Hunt!
December 12, 2019, 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
December 12, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ West Shreveport > West Shreveport Meeting Room
After school feeding program sponsored by Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana. Children and teens are welcome to come in to enjoy an after school snack and do some fun activities! This program is open to youth ages 17 and younger.