Software Upgrade Oct 25

You will not be able to access your account OCT 22-24 as we make necessary software upgrades.  This means you cannot place holds, renew items, or make changes to your account.  You should still be able to access digital materials.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

Upcoming Events

Library Branch

Primary tabs

This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

Legos

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Teen Anime Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen (High School)
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen (High School)
Program Type: Movies & Film
Event Details:
Do you like Anime or want to find out about Anime? Come out to the Benton branch and join the Teen Anime Club! Meet other teens as we will watch and discuss Anime. We will meet the 1st Saturday of each month at @ 2pm. You do not want to miss out on t...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

BINGO

10:00am - 11:00am
Adult
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Fun, free bingo group for small prizes ...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

BINGO

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Adult
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Fun, free bingo group for small prizes ...
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

FREE ACT PREP AT EAST 80!

2:00pm - 7:00pm
Teen (High School), Adult
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Age Group: Teen (High School), Adult
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Business, Law, & Money, Computers & Technology, Crafts, DIY, & Games, Food, Health & Sciences, History & Genealogy, Jobs & Careers, One-on-One Appointment, Personal Improvement, STEAM
Event Details:
Free ACT Prep is available to teen and adult patrons preparing to take the exam. Registration is required for each session, and it is first come first serve. All sessions are subject to staff availability. Participants are advised that these ses...
This event is in the "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Game Day Extravaganza

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Children, Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School), Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Branch
Age Group: Children, Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School), Adult
Program Type: Community Engagement & Outreach, Crafts, DIY, & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join us for a fun session of board games, cards, and dominoes.  Take advantage of this opportunity to mingle with other patrons from the community. ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Teen Book Club

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Teen (High School)
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch
Age Group: Teen (High School)
Program Type: Book Club, Community Engagement & Outreach, Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Join the Teen Book Club today! Have fun with Juanedra and Patsy reading books, watching movies, crafts, games, and more! ...
This event is in the "Aulds Library Branch" group.

Ages 0-5 years, Preschool Story Time

10:00am - 11:00am
Children
Library Branch: Aulds Library Branch
Room: Aulds Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
**Seating is limited, please call or come by our branch to sign up.** Enjoy a story read aloud, sing songs, and make a craft or do an activity. We are adding Learning Centers to this program time. Parent or guardian is required to stay with ...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

Seated Exercise

11:00am - 11:45am
Adult
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Personal Improvement
Event Details:
Every Tuesday we will exercise together. Today we will do some seated exercises. Doing it together is more fun - come join us! ...
This event is in the "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Thankful Trees

11:00am - 12:00pm
Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Join us and make a thankful tree for your home! Registration is required. Spaces are limited. ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Painting With Friends

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Adult
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Virtual Program
Event Details:
Join "Painting with Friends" as we paint and craft together!!!  Join us here! ...
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

FREE ACT PREP AT EAST 80!

2:00pm - 7:00pm
Teen (High School), Adult
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Age Group: Teen (High School), Adult
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Business, Law, & Money, Computers & Technology, Crafts, DIY, & Games, Food, Health & Sciences, History & Genealogy, Jobs & Careers, One-on-One Appointment, Personal Improvement, STEAM
Event Details:
Free ACT Prep is available to teen and adult patrons preparing to take the exam. Registration is required for each session, and it is first come first serve. All sessions are subject to staff availability. Participants are advised that these ses...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Children
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Storytime for preschoolers includes stories, songs and crafts. ...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Children
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Kids Zone
Age Group: Children
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Join us for books, songs, and activities.  ...
This event is in the "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Painting with Mr. Warren

11:00am - 1:00pm
Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Join us for this painting class and learn painting techniques from our fellow volunteer, Mr. Warren! Registration is required. Call 318-326-4233 or go online www.bossierlibrary.com Spaces are limited. ...
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

FREE ACT PREP AT EAST 80!

2:00pm - 7:00pm
Teen (High School), Adult
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Age Group: Teen (High School), Adult
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Business, Law, & Money, Computers & Technology, Crafts, DIY, & Games, Food, Health & Sciences, History & Genealogy, Jobs & Careers, One-on-One Appointment, Personal Improvement, STEAM
Event Details:
Free ACT Prep is available to teen and adult patrons preparing to take the exam. Registration is required for each session, and it is first come first serve. All sessions are subject to staff availability. Participants are advised that these ses...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

Jackbox Games

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Each Wednesday at 3:30, we play Jackbox.  All you need is your smartphone to play along! ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Personal Improvement, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Únase a la Sra. Montgomery para aprender a comunicarse en inglés. Llame a nuestra biblioteca de Benton Branch para obtener información, póngase en contacto con la Sra. Montgomery;Tel.(318)965-2751 Todos deben unirse a nuestra página de Fa...
This event is in the "Aulds Library Branch" group.

Reading Time with Therapy Dogs

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children
Library Branch: Aulds Library Branch
Room: Aulds Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Meet at the Book House in the Children's Area and participate in this special story time.  Mrs. Sandy's therapy dogs are eagerly waiting for children to come and read to them. Children under the age of 10, must have a parent or guardian, 16 y...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.

Dungeons and Dragons - Candlekeep Mysteries

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School), Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Back Room 1
Age Group: Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School), Adult
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Interested in playing Dungeons and Dragons? Register here to join Candlekeep Mysteries. Seats are limited for this short campaign. Never played? No problem! Come learn the ends and outs of this fantasy role-playing classic. Just bring your imag...
This event is in the "Central Library" group.
This event is in the "Aulds Library Branch" group.
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.
This event is in the "History Center" group.
This event is in the "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.
This event is in the "Tooke Library Branch" group.
Branches:
Central Library, Aulds Library Branch, Benton Library Branch, East 80 Library Branch, Haughton Library Branch, History Center, Plain Dealing Library Branch, Tooke Library Branch
Description:
All branches of Bossier Parish Libraries are closed for Veteran's Day ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Tweens Book club

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Tween (Middle School)
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Tween (Middle School)
Program Type: Book Club, Crafts, DIY, & Games, Movies & Film
Event Details:
Calling all TWEENS to join Ms. Patsy in Tween's Book Club at the BPL Benton branch. Be ready for movie night, Jeopardy, Trivia games and so much more. We encourage all attendees to sign up at our branch.  ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Baby Lap Time

10:00am - 10:45am
Children
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, music, movement, and more! Boost your baby's ability to learn. (0-2years old) ...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

Crochet Group

10:00am - 11:00am
Adult
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Each Friday our crochet group meets to work on a project.  You can join in anytime. We will also set up appointments for beginners to get started.  Call us for more information 949-0196 ...