All Library Locations Open with Extended Hours!

All four FSPL locations are now open with extended hours.  Click on Hours and Locations for details.  Hours for Dewey’s Café and the Genealogy and Arkansas History Collection may vary – call us or click on their pages for more information.

Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Storytime with Matia!

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Storytimes
Program Description:
Join Matia as she reads "I PROMISE".  Written by LeBron James and illustrated by Nina Mata, I PROMISE is an encouraging reminder that success starts with each of us.  Inspired by the creation of his I PROMISE School in Akron, Ohio, James mo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: How-To
Program Description:
Expand your taste buds with our Season Ticket kit. This month’s featured spice blend is Smoked Tea Rub. The kit, which will be available at the beginning of the month at the library, will feature a sample of the featured spice, a fact sheet, and...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
Location: Windsor
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Celebrate summer reading with a cute craft for kids!  Pick up new craft kits all summer long at the Windsor Branch Library. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Trivia Night!

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Program Description:
Join us (virtually) for a few rounds of trivia fun! Test your knowledge variety of topics from books, popular culture, music, and more on Facebook LIVE!   www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3-D Unicorn Craft

All Day
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Description:
Have fun this summer with a 'take and make' 3-D unicorn craft as part of the “Tails and Tales” summer program at the library!  Beginning on June 23rd, craft kits will be available for pickup at the Dallas Street Branch Library while supplies las...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Butterfly Mask Craft

All Day
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Have fun this summer with a 'take and make' butterfly mask craft as part of the “Tails and Tales” summer program at the library!  Beginning on June 23rd, craft kits will be available for pickup at the Dallas Street Branch Library while supp...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Make It in a Minute: Dog Treats

2:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holiday
Program Description:
Treat your pup with something yummy and homemade! Watch for more DIY projects and recipes in under 60 seconds from the Library. www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary & www.youtube.com/fortsmithpubliclibrary ...
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: Storytimes
Program Description:
Help Ms. Robin open up the Library Surprise Bag this 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" anyt...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
Location: Windsor
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Celebrate summer reading with a cute craft for kids!  Pick up new craft kits all summer long at the Windsor Branch Library. ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

DIY Dog Toy

9:00am - 9:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: School Age, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Make a fun do-it-yourself toy for your pup!  The kids will have fun making it and your pet will have fun playing with it.  Watch the video for a supplies list and instructions about how to complete the activity.  You can watch the "DIY...
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: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Program Description:
Stop!  It's time for a story break - LIVE!  Mrs. Tiffany will be reading to an animal that is available for adoption at Kitties and Kanines Shelter!  Join Mrs. Tiffany on the library's Facebook page. www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrar...
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: Storytimes
Program Description:
Help Ms. Robin open up the Library Surprise Bag this 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" anyt...

What to Read Next

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Program Description:
Looking for a great book to read this summer?  Check out some of the books the Fort Smith Public Library is recommending! www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary & www.youtube.com/fortsmithpubliclibrary       ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
Location: Windsor
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Celebrate summer reading with a cute craft for kids!  Pick up new craft kits all summer long at the Windsor Branch Library. ...
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: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Program Description:
Stop!  It's time for a story break - LIVE!  Mrs. Tiffany will be reading to a cat that is available for adoption at Jen’s Kitty Rehab!  Join Mrs. Tiffany on the library's Facebook page. www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary & www.yo...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3-D Dragon Craft

All Day
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Continue your summer of fun with a 'take & make' 3-D dragon craft as part of the “Tails and Tales” summer program at the library!  Beginning on July 7th, craft kits will be available for pickup at the Dallas Street Branch Library while suppl...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Watermelon Fan Craft

All Day
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Continue your summer of fun with a 'take & make' watermelon fan craft as part of the “Tails and Tales” summer program at the library!  Beginning on July 7th, craft kits will be available for pickup at the Dallas Street Branch Library while s...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Science Stop!

2:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool, School Age, Teens
Program Description:
Join the library for a simple science experiment that you can repeat at home.  This month we will show you how to make a solar oven to cook yummy s’mores in! www.facebook.com/fortsmithlibrary & www.youtube.com/fortsmithpubliclibrary ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Storytime with Matia! "Black Magic"

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Storytimes
Program Description:
Is black is a look? A taste?  A speed?  An emotion?  Or is it the surprising stripes on a zebra, the taste of dark chocolate, the scary, exciting feeling of going inside a tunnel, and a mother's voice as her daughter falls asleep? ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Tommy Terrific's Wacky Magic Show

07/08/2021 @ 2:00pm - 07/15/2021 @ 12:00pm
Virtual
Location: Virtual
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Performances, Special Events
Program Description:
Tommy Terrific’s Wacky Magic Show is back with a new show, Wild About Magic!  Tommy is a big kid who shows up to watch his Uncle Fumpernutter perform a magic show. When no one can find Uncle Fumpernutter, Tommy takes over!  The magic w...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
Location: Windsor
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Celebrate summer reading with a cute craft for kids!  Pick up new craft kits all summer long at the Windsor Branch Library. ...