Library Services During COVID-19

The Main Library is open for brief visits by appointment Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Appointments are required and each appointment is for a maximum of 30 minutes.  Click here to request an appointment.  For more information on library services during COVID-19, including appointments, curbside service, digital access-only library cards, online library card renewal, online resources, digital programs, and more, click here.

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
Registration Type
Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Story Safari

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Games & Activities, Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Let’s go on a Story Safari! Join zany librarians Mrs. Rachel and Mrs. Tiffany on the hunt for a great book! ...
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
Custom Program Description:
Help Ms. Robin open up the Library Surprise Bag this Thursday morning to see Fred--AND to see which favorite story you'll get to hear!  If YOU'VE got a favorite story, be sure to let Ms. Robin know!  You can see "Ms. Robin's Favorites" anyt...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holiday
Custom Program Description:
Are you feeling crafty?  Rachel and Tiffany are demonstrating some fun and unique crafts - all jam packed into a one minute video!   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Virtual Story Break with Mrs. Tiffany

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Stop!  It's time for a story break!Join Mrs. Tiffany as she shares a story with a different animal or visiting an interesting location in our area.  You can watch Story Break with Mrs. Tiffany anytime on the library's Facebook pag...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Classic TV Trivia

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Custom Program Description:
Let us test your knowledge on classic tv trivia on Facebook Live! www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
It's time for a break--a Biography Break!  Real people are fascinating, and it is fun to learn more about them.  Join Ms. Robin online at Facebook or YouTube for this Arkansas Diamond Style biography break!  ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Join Mrs. Tiffany for a laptime storytime!  Be sure and stay tuned until the end when, after she reads and acts silly, she'll share a simple craft that you can create at home.   www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary & www.youtube.com/...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Geography Trivia

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Custom Program Description:
Let us test your geography skills with Geography Trivia on Facebook Live! www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Storytime With Matia! Princess Hair

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
It's National Princess Day, and Matia has a princess book for you!  Princesses with curls wear pearls, princesses with head wraps take long naps, and princesses with teeny-weeny Afros wear teeny-weeny bows.  Princess Hair, written...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Thanksgiving Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Books & Writing, Celebrations, Performances, Special Events, Storytimes
Custom 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 Thanksgiving!   ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holiday
Custom Program Description:
Are you feeling crafty?  Rachel and Tiffany are demonstrating some fun and unique crafts - all jam packed into a one minute video!   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Story - Interrupting chicken! - Safari

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Games & Activities, Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Let’s go on a Story Safari! Join zany librarians Mrs. Rachel and Mrs. Tiffany on the hunt for a great book! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: How-To
Custom Program Description:
Expand your taste buds with our Season Ticket kit. This month’s featured spice is berbere. The kit, which will be available in early November at the library, will feature a sample of the featured spice, a fact sheet, and a recipe using the featured s...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Build the Tallest Tower

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: School Age, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities, Holiday, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
Have fun with family and friends this Thanksgiving by having a tower building contest!  Watch the video for a supply list and instructions about how to complete the activity.  You can watch "Build the Tallest Tower" anytime on the Fort Smit...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Off-the-Cuff Cooking: Pumpkin Recipes

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: How-To
Custom Program Description:
Tired of pumpkin spice yet? NO WAY!  Watch Rachel and Jodie make yummy pumpkin recipes! You can watch "Off the Cuff Cooking" anytime on the Library's Facebook page or YouTube Channel. www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary & www.y...