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This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

CANDYLAND @ EAST 80

All Day12/1 - 1/19
All Ages
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Room: East 80 Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Everyone is invited to come play a life size version of the classic game! While here, participants can do a craft, catch up on the latest happenings at East 80, and a lot more. Contact us for more information. ...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

CANDYLAND @ CENTRAL

All Day12/1 - 2/29
All Ages
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Kids Zone
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
It's Candyland time! Come play life-sized candyland in the Children's area. Everyone who plays gets a piece of candy!  ...
This event is in the "Tooke Library Branch" group.

CANDYLAND @ Tooke

12/1 @ 9:00am
to
12/23 @ 5:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Tooke Library Branch
Room: Tooke Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Drop by to play life-sized CandyLand and you could win prizes! ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

PAINTING WITH FRIENDS

December 10, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
18 and above
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Library Meeting Room
Age Group: 18 and above
Program Type: Community Engagement & Outreach
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

Tween Tuesday!

December 10, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
9-12 years old
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Room: East 80 Meeting Room
Age Group: 9-12 years old
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Tween Tuesday is a monthly program dedicated to our patrons 9-12 yrs of age!Attendees will participate in a variety of fun & creative activities designed for their unique age group. Sign up today!...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Tween Tuesday: Crafts for Tweens

December 10, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
9-12 years old
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: 9-12 years old
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Craft program for tweens. More details to come!...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

BC Books & Beyond: Tween Book Club

December 10, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
9-12 years old
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: 9-12 years old
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Book Club for tweens! Instead of reading the same book, we read a book based on the theme selected by you. Check back to see what the next theme is! ...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Christmas Concert Series

December 11, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Culture
Event Details:
Please join us on Wednesdays throughout the month of December as local school choirs delight library patrons with songs full of holiday cheer! Click here for a printable flyer. ...
This event is in the "Aulds Library Branch" group.

Chair Exercise Class

December 11, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
18 and above
Library Branch: Aulds Library Branch
Room: Aulds Library Meeting Room
Age Group: 18 and above
Program Type: Food, Health & Sciences
Event Details:
Please come and be a part of our low impact exercise class.  This is a fun, energetic experience for all women and men who attend. Refreshments will be served. ...
This event is in the "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Holiday Social

December 11, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement & Outreach
Event Details:
The holiday season is here. Celebrate with us as we provide refreshments, music, and more during our open house social. ...
This event is in the "Aulds Library Branch" group.

STEM Club

December 11, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
6-12 years old
Library Branch: Aulds Library Branch
Room: Aulds Library Meeting Room
Age Group: 6-12 years old
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Please come and participate in STEM projects about designing, building, experimenting, and much more. These are hands-on projects. ...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Youth Services Staff Meeting

December 11, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Staff
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Conference Room
Age Group: Library Staff
Program Type: Staff Only
This event is in the "History Center" group.

Asst. Branch Manager Meeting

December 12, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Library Staff
Library Branch: History Center
Age Group: Library Staff
Program Type: Staff Only
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Lady Chops

December 12, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
0-12 years old
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Kids Zone
Age Group: 0-12 years old
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Join us as musical performer, Lady Chops, comes to the library for a special holiday performance!  ...
This event is in the "Aulds Library Branch" group.
Library Branch: Aulds Library Branch
Room: Aulds Library Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Culture
Event Details:
Elizabeth Vidos , also known as Lady Chops is bringing her one-woman drumming show to Louisiana Libraries!  Her new holiday show is energetic, interactive, and fun for all ages.  New instruments, fun facts, and rockin' the holiday hits! ...
This event is in the "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Teens on the Scene

December 12, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
13-17 years old
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Branch
Age Group: 13-17 years old
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games, Food, Health & Sciences
Event Details:
Teens are encouraged to come and hang out as we create and enjoy "candy sushi". ...
This event is in the "Tooke Library Branch" group.

DIY MUGS & HOT CHOCOLATE

December 12, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
13-17 years old
Library Branch: Tooke Library Branch
Room: Tooke Branch
Age Group: 13-17 years old
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Decorate your own coffee mug, and then use it to make your own hot chocolate. ...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Smells Like Teen Book Club

December 12, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
13-17 years old
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Back Room 2
Age Group: 13-17 years old
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Join us for a book club just for teens, where you get to pick the theme! Check back to see what this month's theme will be.  ...
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

Evening Storytime

December 12, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
0-12 years old
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Room: East 80 Meeting Room
Age Group: 0-12 years old
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games, STEAM, StoryTime
Event Details:
Evening storytime is designed for children 12 and under. ...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Unsung Heroes

December 12, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
13-17 years old, 18 and above
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Back Room 1
Age Group: 13-17 years old, 18 and above
Program Type: Community Engagement & Outreach
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
We are shining a spotlight on the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) program that is run locally by Volunteers for Youth Justice! This organization is doing extraordinary work in the Shreveport/Bossier City area. Melinda Wallace of CASA will...
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

Preschool Storytime

December 13, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
3-5 years old
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Room: East 80 Meeting Room
Age Group: 3-5 years old
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games, STEAM, StoryTime
Event Details:
A storytime designed for children ages 3 to 5 years of age involving stories, music, and movement. An adult must attend storytime with their children. ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Baby Laptime

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
0-2 years old
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Library Meeting Room
Age Group: 0-2 years old
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Baby Laptime is a story time enhanced by music, movement, crafts, and other activities. It is geared towards children 0-2 years old.  Guardians MUST stay in the program room.The story time is approximately 45 minutes.A completed registration for...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Preschool Story Time

December 13, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
3-5 years old
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Library Meeting Room
Age Group: 3-5 years old
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Preschool Story Time is geared towards children 3-5 years old.  Age-appropriate book selections are enhanced by music, movement, crafts, and other activities. Guardians are not required to stay in the program room.The story time is approximately...
This event is in the "History Center" group.

Test ESL Conversation Club

December 13, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: History Center
Room: History Center Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Culture
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

café de Benton

December 14, 2019
9:00am - 10:30am
18 and above
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch
Age Group: 18 and above
Program Type: Community Engagement & Outreach
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

Saturday Storytime

December 14, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
0-12 years old
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Room: East 80 Meeting Room
Age Group: 0-12 years old
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Crafts, DIY, & Games, STEAM, StoryTime
Event Details:
A storytime for a variety of ages. ...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Santa Storytime

December 14, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Join us for a special storytime with Santa!  ...