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 […]
Friends of the Garland County Library Annual Book Sale
What: FOL Book Sale When: 9/23, 9 AM-5:30 PM, Members-Only & 9/24, 9 AM-5 PM, General Public Where: Library Auditorium Who: All Ages No registration required The first day of the Friends of the Garland County Library's Annual Book Sale on Friday, September 23 is for FOL members only. Memberships are available for $5 yearly […]
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.
What: Bingo for Books When: 3rd Monday of every month Where: Library Auditorium Who: Ages 18+ No registration required The library hosts its long-running, popular Bingo program in the auditorium every month on the 3rd Monday at 1 P.M. Prizes include various gift cards to restaurants and grocery stores, as well as some gift certificates […]
Love mystery books? Sign up for our YA mystery book club. This month's book is The Fear by Natasha Preston. Some free copies of the book will be available for pickup at the children's circulation desk. Ages 13-18. Books are YA, but may contain content suitable for more mature readers. Copies of the book will […]
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 […]
Join us for storytime all about fall! This program is appropriate for ages 3-5 years. All programs are subject to change at any time. Group visits by appointment only.
In celebration of World Peace Day, join in to decorate your own giant foam finger while we explore the most impactful events of peace in world history. 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: 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. […]
Celebrate a new author with Ms. Katie and Ms. Tiffany each month! This month we are learning about Meg Medina. Ages 7-12. 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 […]
This is the second meeting of this month's book club! You must register for meeting #1 (September 8th) in order to attend this meeting. 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 […]
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.
STEAM Team is a recurring program focusing on subjects of science, technology, engineering, art, and math. We eat snacks, play games, explore information, and do activities. Ages 7-12. 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 […]