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Junie B. Jones Activity Packets

All Day 10/4 - 11/14
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Games & Activities
Program Description:
Get in the mood for the Community School of the Arts' upcoming show, Junie B. Jones the Musical JR!  CSA has the actors, and your library has the books!  Drop by any library location and pick up your Junie B. activity packet beginning ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Storytimes
Program Description:
It's not easy living with a bear!  Watch and find out why in this fun story written and illustrated by Mary Tatsuwka.  ROOAARRR! You can watch all of the FSPL storytime videos at any time on the library's Facebook page or YouTube...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Book Sales, Books & Writing
Program Description:
Educators, home schoolers, and anyone who loves sharing books with children and teens won’t want to miss the Friends of the Library used book sale featuring ONLY books and media for children and young adults.  Thousands of fiction and non-fictio...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Book Sales, Books & Writing
Program Description:
Educators, home schoolers, and anyone who loves sharing books with children and teens won’t want to miss the Friends of the Library used book sale featuring ONLY books and media for children and young adults.  Thousands of fiction and non-fictio...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Book Sales, Books & Writing
Program Description:
Educators, home schoolers, and anyone who loves sharing books with children and teens won’t want to miss the Friends of the Library used book sale featuring ONLY books and media for children and young adults.  Thousands of fiction and non-fictio...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Crafty Corner

2:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Discover your creative spark by joining Mrs. Tiffany for an easy craft that you can make at your home.  You can pick up a craft bag with the supplies you’ll need from the Miller Branch, starting on October 18th, until supplies run out.  Tun...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Horror Movie Trivia

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Program Description:
It’s a good season for Horror Movie Trivia; join the library (virtually) for a few rounds on Facebook Live! www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary   ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrations, Holiday
Program Description:
We hope to see you in your costume on Halloween at the Library!  Stop by anytime between 1 – 5 PM for trick-or-treating throughout the library. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Main
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Celebrations, Special Events
Program Description:
TEAse yourself with two varieties of delicious tea.  The sampler will also include honey sticks and a sweet treat.  Pick up yours at the Main Library or the Miller Branch, starting on November 1st, while supplies last.   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

We're Thankful for YOU!

All Day 11/1 - 11/30
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age, Teens
Program Type: Celebrations, Holiday
Program Description:
Youth Services is celebrating Thanksgiving by celebrating YOU!  Youth Services is thankful for all the kids and teens that visit the library, so they are invited to drop by the Youth Services Department any time during the month of November...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes
Program Description:
Real people are fascinating!  Want to learn more about them?  Join Ms. Robin online at Facebook or YouTube for a Biography Break!  This month, Ms. Robin will be reading Nacho’s Nachos – The Story Behind the World’s Favorite Snacks. You...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Trivia Night!

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Program Description:
Join us (virtually) for a few rounds of trivia fun! Test your knowledge variety of topics from books, popular culture, music, and more on Facebook LIVE!   www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Main
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Events
Program Description:
Drive through anytime between 6 - 7 p.m. to support the library endowment’s fundraiser for library books for children. Gourmet snack boxes, gift bags, scratch-off bingo cards, a raffle, and great prizes will all be a part of this safe no-contact even...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Origami for Everyone: Turkey Time!

2:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: School Age, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Add a touch of whimsy to your home and have some fun as you create origami.  This month we will be folding origami turkeys! Children, teens, and adults can enjoy learning the Japanese art of folding paper. Pick up a free origami packet at the Mi...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Storytime with Christina! "Wishes"

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Storytimes
Program Description:
What would you wish for if you moved to another country?  Would you be sad? happy? scared? excited?  Share the journey of a family moving far from home as Christina reads "Wishes", written by  Mượn Thị Văn and illustrated by Vi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: How-To
Program Description:
Expand your taste buds with our Season Ticket kit. This month’s featured spice blend is Harissa (Northern Africa). The kit features a sample of the featured spice, a fact sheet, and a recipe using the featured spice. You can also attend an optional v...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Famous Fictional Addresses Trivia

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Program Description:
Do you know where your favorite fictional character(s) live? Let us test your knowledge with a few rounds on Facebook Live!   www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary   ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Thanksgiving Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrations, Special Events, Storytimes
Program Description:
What are you thankful for?  Your friends at the library are very thankful for YOU!  Join us--and some special guests--for a fun Thanksgiving Storytime on the library's Facebook page or YouTube Channel.  Happy Thanksgivin...