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Upcoming Events

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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 "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Take a kit and create a beautiful and colorful picture using stickers.  The picture theme is "cats". ...
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 for this program.** 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 requi...
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 "Benton Library Branch" group.

Spanish with Senora Montgomery (6th grade and up!)

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Personal Improvement, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
This event is in the "Aulds Library Branch" group.

Ages 6-10 years, LEGO Club

4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children
Library Branch: Aulds Library Branch
Room: Aulds Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
**Seating is limited, please call or come by our branch to sign up for this program.** Come and be a part of this super club!  Use your creativity to build creations with LEGOS!  This is an excellent opportunity to learn teamwork skills....
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 "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 "Benton Library Branch" group.

Homeschool Connections

12:30pm - 1:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Community Engagement & Outreach, Computers & Technology, Crafts, DIY, & Games, STEAM, StoryTime, Virtual Program
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Music with Morgan

4:00pm - 4:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Virtual Program
Event Details:
Discover the world of music with Morgan via Facebook! Learn to play the ukelele!  Sing songs and more! Click here to join the fun! ...
This event is in the "Haughton Library Branch" group.

Teen Tuesday : Zines!

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Teen (High School)
Library Branch: Haughton Library Branch
Room: Haughton Branch
Age Group: Teen (High School)
Program Type: Crafts, DIY, & Games
Event Details:
Let's make some zines! All supplies provided. ...
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.
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 12/23 - 12/25
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 holidays ...
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 "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! ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Personal Improvement, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
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 "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 "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Credit 101: Financial Freedom

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Business, Law, & Money
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Topics that will be discussed in this seminar include: How to obtain a free copy of your consumer credit report, How to establish or re-establish your credit, What's a FICO score?, difference between FHA, VA, RD and convention loans, How to qualify f...
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 "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Need Help Preparing for a Career Exam?

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Whether you are preparing for the civil service exam, military exam, nursing exam, firefighting exam, police exam, plumbing exam, electrician exam, or other career exams, stop by the library and let us show you how to use Learning Express Library to ...
This event is in the "Benton Library Branch" group.

Spanish with Senora Montgomery (grade 6-12)

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Benton Library Branch
Room: Benton Branch Online
Age Group: Tween (Middle School), Teen (High School)
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Personal Improvement, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Join Senora Montgomery in Spanish classes, with conversational spanish. Learn grammar, sentence structure, basic vocabulary and more. All attendees must register online AND must JOIN our Bossier Parish Libraries Benton Branch Facebook page to re...
This event is in the "Plain Dealing Library Branch" group.

Where's the Money?

11:00am - 12:00pm
Adult
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Plain Dealing Library Branch
Room: Plain Dealing Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Business, Law, & Money, Personal Improvement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
This seminar will provide a common sense approach to family budgeting and give strategies for building wealth. ...
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.  ...