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Wonderful Wednesday: Author Visit and Book Signing with Vaunda Micheaux Nelson

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Room at Main
Program Type:
Books & Writing, Celebrations, Special Events
Age Group:
School Age
Program Description:

One of our favorite authors is back in town! Join award-winning author Vaunda Micheaux Nelson for an afternoon of literary adventures.  Ms. Nelson, author of Bad News for Outl...

Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Books & Writing, Celebrations, Special Events
Program Description:

One of our favorite authors is back in town! Join award-winning author Vaunda Micheaux Nelson for an afternoon of literary adventures.  Ms. Nelson, author of Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U. S.

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.

Wonderful Wednesday: A Critter Adventure with the AGFC Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center

Wednesday, July 3, 2024 at 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Community Room at Main
Program Type:
Special Events
Age Group:
School Age
Program Description:

It’s a critter adventure at the library! Learn all about snakes with special guest Chad Lowe of the AGFC Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center. You won’t want to misss...

Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Special Events
Program Description:

It’s a critter adventure at the library! Learn all about snakes with special guest Chad Lowe of the AGFC Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center. You won’t want to missssssssss it!

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.

Wonderful Wednesday with CB to YOU Mobile Art Lab

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Community Room at Main
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Celebrations, How-To, Special Events
Age Group:
School Age, Teens
Program Description:

The CB to YOU Mobile Art Lab is bringing an art adventure to the library! The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art’s partner artist Owen Buffington will be at the Main Library fr...

Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: School Age, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Celebrations, How-To, Special Events
Program Description:

The CB to YOU Mobile Art Lab is bringing an art adventure to the 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.

Bad Art

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Miller
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Games & Activities, How-To, Special Events
Age Group:
School Age
Program Description:

Come join us for a freestyle craft event at the Miller Branch and make some BAD art!  Everyone in attendance will have access to a variety of craft and art materials, so you c...

Location: Miller
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games & Activities, How-To, Special Events
Program Description:

Come join us for a freestyle craft event at the Miller Branch and make some BAD art!  Everyone in attendance will have access to a variety of craft and art materials, so you can make something truly one of a kind.  At the end of the prog

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

Wonderful Wednesday with Officer Shoptaw and Pawfficer Fuzz

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Community Room at Main
Program Type:
Special Events
Age Group:
Preschool, School Age
Program Description:

Make plans to join Officer Robyn Shoptaw and Pawfficer Fuzz for an afternoon adventure!  In addition to learning about the job of a police officer, children will have a chance...

Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Special Events
Program Description:

Make plans to join Officer Robyn Shoptaw and Pawfficer Fuzz for an afternoon adventure!  In addition to learning about the job of a police officer, children will have a chance to meet Pawfficer Fuzz.  It will be a purr-fect afternoon!

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.

Animology Adventures at the Library!

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Room at Main
Program Type:
Special Events
Age Group:
Everyone
Program Description:

NHECM’s Animology, whose primary focus is on education through an appreciation for wildlife and healthy respect for their welfare and our natural world, is back by popular demand!&...

Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Special Events
Program Description:

NHECM’s Animology, whose primary focus is on education through an appreciation for wildlife and healthy respect for their welfare and our natural world, is back by popular demand!  Join Biologist Shawna Adams and learn about the animals and t

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

TEA-Rex Storytime

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anita Paddock Community Room at Miller
Program Type:
Games & Activities, Special Events
Age Group:
Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Description:

Join Bibliosaurus the TEA-rex for a tea party at the Miller Branch!  Listen to a tea party story, before enjoying cookies and "tea" (apple juice) and a craft.

Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Events
Program Description:

Join Bibliosaurus the TEA-rex for a tea party at the Miller Branch!  Listen to a tea party story, before enjoying cookies and "tea" (apple juice) and a craft.

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

Wonderful Wednesday: Acting Adventures with Young Actors Guild

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Community Room at Main
Program Type:
Celebrations, Performances, Special Events
Age Group:
Preschool, School Age
Program Description:

It’s an acting adventure at the library! Young Actors Guild is proud to present scenes and musical numbers from their spring and summer shows. They will dance and sing their way th...

Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Celebrations, Performances, Special Events
Program Description:

It’s an acting adventure at the library! Young Actors Guild is proud to present scenes and musical numbers from their spring and summer shows.

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.

Wonderful Wednesday: Builder's Choice Edition

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room at Main
Program Type:
Games & Activities, Special Events
Age Group:
Preschool, School Age
Program Description:

It's Wonderful Wednesday-- Builder's Choice Edition! You'll have your choice of Legos, building blocks, and more.  All materials are provided for this drop-in program--just br...

Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Events
Program Description:

It's Wonderful Wednesday-- Builder's Choice Edition! You'll have your choice of Legos, building blocks, and more.  All materials are provided for this drop-in program--just bring your imagination!

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.

Library Closes at 5 p.m.

Wednesday, November 27, 2024 at 5:00pm - 8:00pm
All Library Locations, Main, Dallas, Miller, Windsor, Virtual
Closing
Branches:
All Library Locations, Main, Dallas, Miller, Windsor, Virtual

Library Closes at 5 p.m.

Tuesday, December 31, 2024 at 5:00pm - 8:00pm
All Library Locations, Main, Dallas, Miller, Windsor, Virtual
Closing
Branches:
All Library Locations, Main, Dallas, Miller, Windsor, Virtual