Library Update

To support efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, all four locations of the Fort Smith Public Library will be closed until further notice.  For information on how to contact library staff, curbside pickup of library materials, the new digital access-only library card, and more check our Facebook page or the library website. 

 

Library Closed For Memorial Day

All four locations of the Fort Smith Public Library will be closed on Monday, May 25th for Memorial Day.

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Books & Writing, Celebrations, Special Events
Custom Program Description:
Hey kids!  Are you ready to read (and listen!) for fun, points, and prizes?  Sign up online, and read, read, READ!  Every minute you spend reading (or listening!) is worth one point.  EARN 1000 points and win A LIBRARY PRIZE ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Writing, Celebrations, Special Events
Custom Program Description:
Hey Teens!  If you like to read (books, ebooks, and/or audio books) AND like to win stuff, the Teen Summer Reading Program is for you!  For every 100 points you earn, you'll be entered into a weekly drawing for a $10 gift card AND earn an e...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing, Celebrations, Special Events
Custom Program Description:
Join us at the Fort Smith Public Library for our first Virtual Adult Summer Reading Celebration, Imagine Your Story. For every book read, you'll be entered into a weekly drawing for a $10 gift card AND earn an entry into the end-of-summer GRAND PRIZE...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Join Mrs. Tiffany every Monday morning for a laptime storytime!  Be sure and stay tuned until the end when, after she reads and acts silly, she'll share a simple craft that you can create at home. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Off the Cuff Cooking with Rachel and Jodie

June 3, 2020
10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: How-To
Custom Program Description:
Watch Rachel and Jodie try to follow recipes from cookbooks you can check out from your library! This week, join us for Meal Planning Bullet Journaling.    You can watch "Off the Cuff Cooking" anytime on the Library's Facebook pa...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Special Events, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
Imagine your story through the eyes of live animals!  Join our friends from Animalogy/NHECM for a Facebook Live event. You will spend a "day in the life" of Animalogy animals, inspiring a lifetime of stories, fables, mythology and tall tale...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Ms. Robin’s Favorites (online!)

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Help Ms. Robin open up the Library Surprise Bag every Thursday morning to see Fred--AND to see which favorite story you'll get to hear!  If YOU'VE got a favorite story, be sure to let Ms. Robin know! You can see "Ms. Robin's Favorites" anytime o...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Virtual Story Break with Mrs. Tiffany

June 5, 2020
10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Stop!  It's time for a story break!  Every Friday morning, Mrs. Tiffany will be reading to a different animal or showing you something interesting in nature.  What will she read to next? You can watch Story Break with Mrs. Tiffany anyt...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Virtual STEAM Team with Miss Leah - Galaxy Fizzy Paint

June 5, 2020
11:00am - 11:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games & Activities, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
STEAM Team is a program for children who have an interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Learn about chemical reactions with Miss Leah by concocting “fizzy paint” out of a few common household supplies. ...

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