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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmark Decorating Craft

All Day9/3 - 9/27
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
In celebration of national library card sign-up month, the Dallas Street Branch Library will host a bookmark decorating craft from September 3 - 27. Select a bookmark pattern and decorate it any way you wish.  This is a make and take craft ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Guess the Number of Library Items!

All Day9/3 - 9/30
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Games & Activities
Custom Program Description:
Celebrate national library card sign-up month with this special contest where you guess the number of items available to check-out at the Dallas Street Branch of the Fort Smith Public Library.  To participate, customers will be allowed to submit...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Storytime- Windsor Branch

September 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Windsor
Location: Windsor
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Enjoy the magic of reading with Children’s Librarian Louise Turner, as she brings stories alive with storytime. Watch your child get excited about books and reading at this FREE story program for kids pre-K through age 5 and their caregivers featuring stories, songs, crafts, and other FUN.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Laptime Storytime - Miller Branch

September 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

A love of reading starts early.  Babies and their caregivers are invited to join the Miller Branch Library for this special storytime geared toward children 0 to 24 months old.  There will be rhymes, songs, simple stories, and lots of interactive fun!  The storytime will last around twenty minutes, with time for casual interaction following the program.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Time

September 24, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Toddler Time at the Main Library is for babies, toddlers and their caregivers. This 30-minute storytime features stories, songs, puppetry, finger plays, manipulatives, and flannel stories. Special care is taken to select shorter, developmentally...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Storytime - Dallas Branch

September 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Enjoy stories, songs, snacks, and a different craft every week at storytime at the Dallas Branch Library.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen DIY: Recycled Treasure Boxes

September 25, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Windsor
Location: Windsor
Room: Community Room
Age Group: School Age, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
Make a cool container to stash your stuff! All supplies will be provided, and registration is not required for this free program for teens. ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Storytime

September 26, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Preschool Storytime at the Main Library is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. This 45 minute storytime features stories, songs, puppetry, finger plays, manipulatives, flannel stories, and crafts.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Crafty Corner

September 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Custom Program Description:
Adults can be crafty, also!  Rediscover your creative spark by joining the Miller Branch Library for an easy craft that you’ll be able to take home.  This month we will be making autumn leaf bowls. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Beatles Trivia Night

September 26, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Dewey's Café
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Custom Program Description:
It's time to test your Beatles knowledge! How much do you know about the Fab Four?  Flex your trivia muscles and let us find out!  Prizes for winners. Play solo or as a team (up to four).  ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Storytime - Miller Branch

September 27, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Children and their caregivers are invited to the Miller Branch Library to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts.  No registration is necessary for this fun and FREE program.  Storytime is held every Friday at 10:00 AM.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

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.

Bingo for Books: Back to School Edition

September 27, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, School Age, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Events
Custom Program Description:
Bingo for books is fun for everyone!  Bring your family and friends, play BINGO and earn books as your prize. Winners will be able to select a book from a selection of children and teen titles. Children will also receive a variety of school supp...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Friends of the Library Chocolate Festival

September 29, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Dallas
Payment
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrations, Special Events
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 200
Custom Program Description:
Chocolate - Chocolate - Chocolate! The Friends of the Fort Smith Library will turn the Dallas Branch Library into a Willy Wonka Chocolate Factory of sorts as an abundance of chocolate drips throughout the building. Local clubs, businesses and individ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Storytime- Windsor Branch

September 30, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Windsor
Location: Windsor
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Enjoy the magic of reading with Children’s Librarian Louise Turner, as she brings stories alive with storytime. Watch your child get excited about books and reading at this FREE story program for kids pre-K through age 5 and their caregivers featuring stories, songs, crafts, and other FUN.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Laptime Storytime - Miller Branch

September 30, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

A love of reading starts early.  Babies and their caregivers are invited to join the Miller Branch Library for this special storytime geared toward children 0 to 24 months old.  There will be rhymes, songs, simple stories, and lots of interactive fun!  The storytime will last around twenty minutes, with time for casual interaction following the program.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Lounge: Harry Potter Locker Magnets

September 30, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Carnegie Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
Teens in grades 7th-12th are invited to the Main library for after-school activities, snacks, and crafts. Activities will change on a monthly basis, and all supplies will be provided.  Attention Potterheads! Come hang out at the Teen Lounge t...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Windsor
Room: General Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Special Events
Custom Program Description:
Enjoy original works by local artist Penny Joyner during the month of October at the Windsor Branch Library. Joyner uses a variety of techniques working with various mediums to create canvases with distinct style.  This collection showcases many...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Custom Program Description:
October is TeenTober!  Teens are invited to guess the number of pieces of candy in a jar.  Each time a teen checks-out a library item or uses a public computer at the Dallas Street Branch Library, he or she will be allowed one entry for the...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Miller
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
The paintings of Carmen Rodriguez will be featured at the Miller Branch Library during the month of October. Carmen was born in Barranquilla, Colombia, a city on the Caribbean coast. She studied at the Lourdes School of Nuns of the Presentation, and ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Massard Prairie Beauty

October 1, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room (Exhibit Space)
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
Photographs of the flora and fauna of Massard Prairie will be on display in the community room of the Main library  through October 21.  As one of three naturally occurring prairies located near Fort Smith, Massard Prairie was first describ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Time

October 1, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Toddler Time at the Main Library is for babies, toddlers and their caregivers. This 30-minute storytime features stories, songs, puppetry, finger plays, manipulatives, and flannel stories. Special care is taken to select shorter, developmentally...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Massard Praire Restoration Project

October 1, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
As one of three naturally occurring prairies located near Fort Smith, Massard Prairie was first described in Thomas Nuttall’s A Journal of Travels into the Arkansas Territory During the Year 1819. Nuttall, a preeminent and far-ranging ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Storytime - Dallas Branch

October 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Enjoy stories, songs, snacks, and a different craft every week at storytime at the Dallas Branch Library.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Discover Drawing

October 2, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Custom Program Description:
Anna Lewis will lead a FREE drawing class at the Miller Branch Library.  Anna has been teaching drawing and art for over thirty years as a public-school teacher and as a private art teacher.  She will be covering a different drawing techniq...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Storytime

October 3, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Preschool Storytime at the Main Library is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. This 45 minute storytime features stories, songs, puppetry, finger plays, manipulatives, flannel stories, and crafts.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

First Thursday Films: Spellbound 1945 - NR

October 3, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies
Custom Program Description:
This psychological thriller is about psychiatrist who finds out her new boss is not who he claims to be. The film is directed by famed director Alfred Hitchcock and stars Ingrid Bergman and Gregory Peck. This Film-Noir, Mystery Romance from 1945 runs...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Storytime - Miller Branch

October 4, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:

Children and their caregivers are invited to the Miller Branch Library to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts.  No registration is necessary for this fun and FREE program.  Storytime is held every Friday at 10:00 AM.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.