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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Open Mic Night

February 20, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Dewey's Café
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing, Performances
Custom Program Description:

Join us for a fun, casual open mic night at Dewey’s Café.  Musicians, poets, and other talented folks are invited to perform.  Sign-up at the door; arrive early to ensure a spot on the list.  Showcase your talent, or just come and listen … music or poetry does not have to be original work – come and share a favorite poem or musical piece with us!  Acoustic music only please; we look forward to seeing you!

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Lounge: Coloring Party

February 24, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Carnegie Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Games & Activities, Health & Fitness, How-To
Custom Program Description:
For the month of February, teens are welcome to come hang out and color bookmarks and intricate coloring pages while enjoying an after-school snack. All supplies will be provided at this free program for grades 7 – 12. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Authors in the Afternoon with Crystal Dickson

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: School Age, Adults
Program Type: Book Sales, Books & Writing
Custom Program Description:
Fort Smith author Crystal Dickson will appear at the Fort Smith Public Library to promote and sign copies her children’s book Elinor’s New Home. Meet Elinor the kitten, she has a new home...changes sure can be scary. Find all about her new home &...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Book Lover’s Club

March 10, 2020
10:15am - 12:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Campbell Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing
Custom Program Description:
Read a good book lately?  Come tell us about it at The Book Lover’s Club! The only requirement for this club is that you must love to read.  Read whatever you like, fiction or non-fiction, and come give us a short report (on up to three tit...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Authors in the Afternoon with Anita Beeler Downs

March 10, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: School Age, Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing
Custom Program Description:
Arkansas author Anita Beeler Downs will appear at the Fort Smith Public Library to promote and sign copies her children’s book Persons of Speech. The book is a collection of four separate stories told with rhyming verses about characters who share th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Open Mic Night

March 19, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Dewey's Café
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing, Performances
Custom Program Description:

Join us for a fun, casual open mic night at Dewey’s Café.  Musicians, poets, and other talented folks are invited to perform.  Sign-up at the door; arrive early to ensure a spot on the list.  Showcase your talent, or just come and listen … music or poetry does not have to be original work – come and share a favorite poem or musical piece with us!  Acoustic music only please; we look forward to seeing you!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Location: Main
Room: Campbell Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing, How-To
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Custom Program Description:
Ryanne Harper of Tipsy Mockingbird Books will be leading a three-part series on writing, editing, and publishing. The third class will cover publishing. The workshop is free, but space is limited and registration is required. Please reserve online at...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Tasting

March 23, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Writing, Games & Activities, Special Events
Custom Program Description:
Teens are invited to kickoff Spring break by joining us for a “Book Tasting”. During this free event, guests will rotate from table to table, sampling various genres and getting a taste of what they want in a book.” Menus” with popular titles will be...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Lounge: Vision Boards

March 30, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Carnegie Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Games & Activities, Health & Fitness, How-To
Custom Program Description:
Teens are invited to celebrate the spring season by creating vision boards at our February Teen Lounge.  All supplies will be provided at this free program for grades 7 – 12. ...