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 […]
Halloween Costume Closet
What: Halloween Costume Closet When: 10/1/2022-10/31/2022 (or as long as costumes last) Where: Garland County Library Who: Ages 18 & under Children and teens ages 18 and under are invited to visit our costume closet to choose a Halloween costume. Costumes are available on a first-come, first-served basis. No library card required.
Take-and-Make Craft: Candy Corn Monster
What: Take-and-Make Craft: Candy Corn Monster When: 10/1/2022-10/31/2022 Where: Garland County Library Children's Department Who: 12 & under Stop by the children’s department all month to grab a free take home craft. This month's craft is candy corn monsters!
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 traverse one of the most infamous dungeons in D&D history - The Tomb of Horrors! Designed by D&D creator Gary Gygax himself, the Tomb of Horrors is a "thinking person's adventure" and is notorious […]
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: Howl's Moving Castle by Dianna Wynne Jones 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 August 15th at 9:00 a.m. […]
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 […]
Book: Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 1: The Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan 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 […]
The Garland County Library will host a state and local candidate forum on Tuesday, September 27th. Doors open to the public for meet and greet at 5:30pm, with the forum beginning at 6pm. All state and local candidates who will be on a Garland County ballot will invited to participate. Candidates will each get 7 […]
Join us for storytime all about colors! 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 pony bead keychain! First-come, first-served while supplies last. Ages 18 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. […]
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.
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: Pokémon GO Meetup When: 10/1/2022 | 2 PM Where: Garland County Library Who: Ages 18 & under Grab your phone and meet up at the library to catch, trade, and talk Pokémon!
What: Craftober (Special Crafternoon for Adults!) When: Saturday, October 1, 2-4pm Where: In-Person Who: Ages 18+ Registration Required Join us for this special edition, Fall-themed free-for-all craft program hosted by Ashley and Aubrey! Craftober attendees will go home with their own DIY Fall Wreaths & Clay Pot Candle Holders. Craft materials are provided, but feel […]