Week of Events
Library Closed for State Holiday
The Garland County Library closes to the public for holidays observed by the State of Arkansas or Garland County. The library director, library board, or county judge may announce additional closures, due to holiday, staff training, inclement weather, emergency, or other reasons, which will be announced on the library's website and social media. 2022 CLOSING […]
Family Read-Along Pickup
Pick up a Family Read-Along kit that includes a chapter book to read together, a craft, and a snack. When you've finished the book, fill out the provided review sheet for a chance to win a prize! Registration is required for this program and will begin on August 15th at 9:00 a.m. One kit per […]
What: Voter Registration Drive When: Sundays Aug 7th through September 25th from 1-3 PM Where: In-Person Who: Ages 18+Requirements: Bring government-issued photo identification This booth will provide an easily accessible weekend opportunity for citizens to talk to election workers and register or check their current registration prior to the Midterm Election on November 8th. New registrations […]
Every month, Mr. Brett will run a self-contained one-shot RPG adventure - space is limited, so act fast! This month, we'll face off against the D&D villain that inspired the Big Bad Guy from the latest season of Stranger Things in the adventure "Don't Say Vecna!" There will be several level-20 premade characters to choose […]
Meetup for local chess players of all ages 10 and up, including adults. Players of all skill levels are encouraged to attend and play, both casually and competitively. No registration is required. Several chess sets are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own.
This month's book: White Bird by R.J. Palacio Some free copies of the book are available to patrons registered. First come, first served. Ages 13-18. *If you register online for this program you are not guaranteed a free book. Registration is required for this program and will begin on July 15th at 9:00 a.m. If […]
Book: Peter and the Starcatchers by Dave Barry & Ridley Pearson Some free copies of the book are available to patrons registered. First come, first served. Ages 8-13. *If you register online for this program you are not guaranteed a free book. Registration is required for this program and will begin on July 15th at […]
Join us for storytime all about robots! This program is appropriate for ages 3-5 years. All programs are subject to change at any time. Group visits by appointment only.
Come by the library to make a straw rocket! First come first served while supplies last. Ages 12 and under. All programs are subject to change at any time. Group visits by appointment only.
What: All Things Fiber Crafting Group When: meets every Thursday the library is open | 9-11:30 AM Where: Room D Who: Ages 18+ No registration required All Things Fiber is looking for artists and crafters who enjoy working on all types of needlecraft projects, i.e. knitting, crocheting, tatting, counted cross stitch, embroidery, quilting, weaving, etc. […]
Bring your instruments, play some bluegrass, and mingle with fellow enthusiasts in the library's auditorium on the first and third Thursday afternoon of each month!
Sign up and come by for a show-and-tell social on favorite comics and graphic novels! Perfect for the young comic lover in your life and a great way to support multisensory reading experiences and communication skills. We snack, explore comics, do activities, and win prizes. Each participant should bring (or check out) a favorite comic […]
Join Ms. Katie for toddler fun including stories, songs, and more! All programs are subject to change at any time. Group visits by appointment only.
Join us for a free-for-all craft program hosted by Ashley and Aubrey! Adults 18+ are welcome to drop in anytime between 1:30-3:30 on the first and third Friday of each month in Room D. Craft materials are provided, but feel free to bring extra supplies to share with the group! Upcoming themes and dates include […]
Come make your own work of art with Ms. Jill. You'll learn how to paint step-by-step and leave with a completed painting! Ages 13-18. Registration is required and will begin on August 15th at 9:00 a.m. If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. Please arrive on time. Class will begin promptly […]
What: Adult Puzzle Club When: The first Saturday of every month from 1-3pm. Where: Room D Who: 18+ Registration required. This is a social club - complete puzzles together or solo, and make new friends! Dozens of puzzles will be provided by the library to choose from - or you can bring your own! Light […]
What: AARP Smart Driver Course When: 9/3/2022 @ 1pm - 4pm Where: In-Person Who: Ages 18+ Registration Required Cost: AARP Member $20.00 and Non Member $25.00. Fee paid to instructor at start of class. Please make a check out to AARP. This official AARP Smart Driver Course could help you become eligible for a multi-year […]