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Upcoming Events

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

Ages 18+ Chair Exercise Class

11:00am - 12:00pm
Adult
Library Branch: Aulds Library Branch
Room: Aulds Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Food, Health & Sciences
Event Details:
Please come and join us! Seating is limited, please call or come by our branch and sign up for this program. ...
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 "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 ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am - 11:45am
Children
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: StoryTime
Event Details:
Join us for Preschool Storytime! Knowing lots of words will help children understand what they read. Reading books to children will help them learn new words! Come enjoy books, fun stories, rhymes, letter recognition, crafts, music, movement, and mor...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

Happy Hour Games

11:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Cards, checkers and board games ...
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 Game Night

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Let's have some friendly competitive fun playing games!! Board games, digital games, gaming devices, educational games, and more!! Join the Benton gang and have a blast. We will meet every last Saturday of the month!! During the Holiday months, we wi...
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 "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Sensory play, creativity, and expression all in one for this fun craft for ages 2-5. Mini canvases and additional supplies will be provided within the kit. Kits are limited. ...
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 "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Take & Make: Fall Stained Glass Bookmarks

10:00am - 6:00pm
Teen (High School), Adult
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Age Group: Teen (High School), Adult
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Adults 18+ This kit will contain most supplies to make a Fall stained glass bookmark. Kits will be limited. ...
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 "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 "Benton Library Branch" group.

Spanish with Senora Montgomery (Adults)

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Personal Improvement, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Join Senora Montgomery's Spanish class! Learn basic spanish skills, counting, communicating, and so much more! All attendees must register online AND must JOIN our Bossier Parish Libraries Benton Branch Facebook page to receive an invite before ...
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: 10
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.

Library Closed

All Day 11/25 - 11/26
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 the Thanksgiving holiday ...
This event is in the "History Center" group.

Early Voting

8:30am - 6:00pm
Adult
Library Branch: History Center
Room: History Center Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Open General ...
This event is in the "East 80 Library Branch" group.

Anime and Manga Club

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Library Branch: East 80 Library Branch
Room: East 80 Meeting Room
Age Group: Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Movies & Film
Event Details:
Come and watch new anime shows and movies from Japan Talk about your favorite shows and manga series Snacks and drinks will be provided! Club meetings will take place every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month. This club is intended for twee...
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 "History Center" group.

Early Voting

11/29/2021 @ 8:30am - 12/04/2021 @ 6:00pm
Adult
Library Branch: History Center
Room: History Center Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Open General ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

New & Notable

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Adult
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Club, Community Engagement & Outreach
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 "Benton Library Branch" group.

Graphic Novel Book Club

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Teen (High School)
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: Teen (High School)
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Join Tyler via Facebook and discover the world of graphic novels! Learn about new titles, listen to book reviews and more! ...