Library Services During COVID-19

The Main Library is open for brief visits by appointment Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Appointments are required and each appointment is for a maximum of 30 minutes.  Click here to request an appointment.  For more information on library services during COVID-19, including appointments, curbside service, digital access-only library cards, online library card renewal, online resources, digital programs, and more, click here.

Library Closed For Thanksgiving

All four locations of the Fort Smith Public Library will be closed on Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th for Thanksgiving.

Meeting Rooms

Community Room


The Fort Smith Public Library has free public meeting rooms available at all four locations.  Use of the rooms is free, although charges may apply for special setups or equipment needs.  Use of the meeting rooms is governed by the library’s meeting room policy.

Please note that meeting rooms may not be used for social events such as parties or showers.  Mandatory registration fees, admission fees or “suggested donations” may not be charged.  The rooms may not be used to sell products or services or to recruit new employees or customers.  Alcohol may not be served.  

Meeting rooms may not be reserved online less than three days before the meeting date.  Online reservations are also limited to one per month.  Additional reservation requests may be granted based on room availability.  Call or email the library to reserve a room less than three days ahead of time or to inquire about making more than one reservation in a calendar month.

Reserve a Room

Upcoming Reservations

Writing Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Meeting Purpose
This group meets to discuss and improve short stories. ...

Gamblers Anonymous

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Meeting Purpose
Gamblers Anonymous (GA) is a twelve-step program for people who have a gambling problem. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop gambling.  It is a closed meeting, so only gamblers are allowed to attend. ...

Overeaters Anonymous

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Meeting Purpose
Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women recovering from compulsive eating. Everyone is welcome.  ...

Gamblers Anonymous

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Meeting Purpose
Gamblers Anonymous (GA) is a twelve-step program for people who have a gambling problem. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop gambling.  It is a closed meeting, so only gamblers are allowed to attend. ...

Overeaters Anonymous

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Meeting Purpose
Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women recovering from compulsive eating. Everyone is welcome.  ...