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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Plant & Seed Swap at the Library

All Day 5/1 - 5/31
Main
Location: Main
Room: Grand Staircase
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Garden becoming a little overgrown, too many seeds to plant? Bring plants/seeds to share or swap. Table will be setup at the Main Library in the Circulation area for the whole month of May. Feel free to drop off and pick up! In the spirit of sharing,...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Main
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Sales, Books & Writing
Program Description:
Local authors Katie Marie and Effie Jo Stock will appear at the Fort Smith Public library to promote and sign copies of their books Saving Zora (Katie Marie) and Child of the Dragon Prophecy (Effie Jo Stock).  Spy. Fighter. Zorian. Can one gi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Main
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Sales, Books & Writing
Program Description:
Local authors Judy Harrington and Bill Wilwers will appear at the Fort Smith Public library to promote and sign copies of their books A.B.I.L. and A.B.I.L Returns (Harrington) and Home Is Where the Hound Is and Bertie Steps Out (Wilwers).  Judy ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Recess: Cardboard Art Edition

11:00am - 12:00pm
Windsor
Location: Windsor
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Cardboard + Scraps + Creativity = Art!! Come join us for a fun cardboard art mini-workshop and make your own cardboard collage masterpiece.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Zen Doodling Basics

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Learn about Zen Doodling (a style of doodling/drawing that allows you to create intricate designs using a pattern) and start on your own doodle! Supplies will be provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Frame Glass Painting

All Day
Miller
Location: Miller
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Program Description:
Pick up a frame glass painting kit from the Main Library or the Miller Branch and create a fun fish painting, while supplies last!  Inside you’ll find everything you need to create your own masterpiece: paint, picture frame, and brushes.  F...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Frame Glass Painting

All Day
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Program Description:
Pick up a frame glass painting kit from the Main Library or the Miller Branch and create a fun fish painting, while supplies last!  Inside you’ll find everything you need to create your own masterpiece: paint, picture frame, and brushes.  F...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Miller
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
The paintings of Carmen Rodriguez will be featured at the Miller Branch Library during the month of June. Carmen was born in Barranquilla, Colombia, a city on the Caribbean coast. She studied at the Lourdes School of Nuns of the Presentation, and the...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Sailing the Seven Seas Grab-And-Go Craft

All Day
All Library Locations
Location: All Library Locations
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Kick off your summer reading adventure with a fun ocean themed grab-and-go craft!  Available at all Fort Smith Public library locations while supplies last.  Sign up the whole family for our “Oceans of Possibilities” summer reading program ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Miller
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: How-To
Program Description:
Whether you are a seasoned gardener or just beginning to dabble in gardening, stop by the Miller Branch and grab a seed packet (or two)!  In June, we will be handing out pumpkin seeds! ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrations, Games & Activities, Special Events
Program Description:
There are Oceans of Possibilities at your library this summer!  Drop by any library location to help us celebrate the beginning of the summer reading program.  It’s free and fun for everyone!  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Miller
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrations, Games & Activities, Special Events
Program Description:
There are Oceans of Possibilities at your library this summer!  Drop by any library location to help us celebrate the beginning of the summer reading program.  It’s free and fun for everyone!  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Windsor
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrations, Games & Activities, Special Events
Program Description:
There are Oceans of Possibilities at your library this summer!  Drop by any library location to help us celebrate the beginning of the summer reading program.  It’s free and fun for everyone!  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrations, Games & Activities, Special Events
Program Description:
There are Oceans of Possibilities at your library this summer!  Drop by any library location to help us celebrate the beginning of the summer reading program.  It’s free and fun for everyone!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies
Program Description:
Join us a movie as the library brings back First Thursday Films! We will be showing Amour which is about an older Parisian couple and a heart wrenching depiction of deep love and responsibility. This French language film written and directed by Micha...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Free Seeds-Carrots

All Day
Main
Location: Main
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Pick up a free seed packet and grow your own carrots! Limited supply.   ...
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 "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Origami for Everyone

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.  Children, teens, and adults can enjoy learning the Japanese art of folding paper. Pick up a free origami packet at the Miller Branch before you tune in. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Movies
Program Description:
It’s a Wonderful Wednesday movie day featuring Encanto!  Bring your friends and family to watch Encanto on the big screen.  Feel free to bring your snacks and covered drinks or pick something up in Dewey’s Café!  This event is free, bu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Lover's Club

10:00am - 12:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Campbell Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bingo for Adults

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Program Description:
Bring your lucky bingo daubers or lucky troll for this fun hour of bingo! We will have book prizes for winners of this free program! ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Movies
Program Description:
It’s a Wonderful Wednesday movie day featuring Sing 2!  Bring your friends and family to watch Sing 2 on the big screen.  Feel free to bring your snacks and covered drinks or pick something up in Dewey’s Café!  This event is free, but ...