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 […]
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 […]
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.
Baby Steps is a lap-sit program featuring songs, rhymes, and a short board book. This program is part of a weekly series for children ages 0-18 months. Registration is required for this program and will begin on August 15th at 9:00 a.m. --Please register for the first meeting on September 6th to be signed up […]
Come learn the basics of D&D (Dungeons and Dragons) with Mr. Brett. Ages 10-18. Registration is required for this program and will begin on August 15th at 9:00 a.m. If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. All programs are subject to change at any time. Group visits by appointment only.
What: Perceptions of Color Episode 12: Black to School When: 9/6/22 @6pm Where: Virtual Who: Ages 18+ No Registration Join Marsalis Weatherspoon and his guests for Perceptions of Color, a monthly series that intends to both celebrate and educate about all facets of the African American experience. Weatherspoon, a musician, speaker, and public servant, currently […]
Join us for storytime all about apples! This program is appropriate for ages 3-5 years. All programs are subject to change at any time. Group visits by appointment only.
What: Love Your Library Day When: Wednesday, September 7th, 11am-2pm Where: In-Person Who: All Ages No Registration In celebration of National Library Card Sign-Up Month in September, the Garland County Library invites the community to join us for Love Your Library Day! Long-term and would-be patrons alike can come to learn all about our newly-launched […]
Calling all aspiring DMs! Join Mr. Brett to learn more about running your own games of D&D, and help build the library's own fantasy world to explore! Ages 13-18. Registration is required for this program and will begin on August 15th at 9:00 a.m. If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. […]
What: Gallery Walk Talk 17: Deleen Davidson When:9/7/2022 @ 6pm Where: Online - live stream via Facebook & YouTube Who: Ages 18+ No registration Join the Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance in this monthly virtual series about one of Hot Springs's most famous art-centric traditions: Hot Springs Gallery Walk. Each month a local artist will […]
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. […]
In this book club, we'll play through a series of D&D adventures centered at the prestigious Library of Candlekeep in the Forgotten Realms, while in real life, we'll read books related to Dungeons & Dragons - books that inspired the game, that are inspired by the game, or that are directly based on the game! […]
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 Ms. Jill to make some cool fall crafts! Ages 13-18. Registration is required for this program and will begin on August 15th at 9:00 a.m. If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. All programs are subject to change at any time. Group visits by appointment only.