Help us help the Garland County Humane Society. Donate unopened bags or cans of dog/cat food to enter to win a Kindle Fire HD 10 tablet. We also want to see pictures of adorable pets. Enter a photo of your dog, cat, or other for a chance to win a $50 PetSmart gift card. All the food drive and contest details are availablehere.
April 9th isNational Library Workers Day, a time to recognize library professionals for their expertise and leadership skills in transforming lives and communities through education and lifelong learning. The day also reminds the public that library workers serve as community compasses that lead users to endless opportunities for engagement, enrichment, and development.
Do you want to recognize a particular star at our library in honor of National Library Workers Day? Go here to fill out a brief form about your library star.
The library is proud to host several Arts & the Park events this year. Join us at the library for the following programs:
- Creating Public Murals & Street Art with Craig R Thomas | Friday, April 26th at 10 a.m.
- How to Write Short Stories for Children with Millie Gore | Tuesday, April 30th at 4:30 p.m.
- Writing Memoirs with Vicky Edwards | Wednesday, May 1st at 6:00 p.m.
- Illustrating for Comics & Graphic Novels with Tanja Wooten | Saturday, May 4th at 2 p.m. (visit the library's art wall to see some of Wooten's work)
Sign up for Arts & the Park events athttps://hotspringsarts.org/workshop-sign-up/
The children's library will be at Art Springs on Saturday, April 27th from 10 a.m to 5 p.m. Join them for book-themed children's activities all day. Art Springs will take place in downtown Hot Springs at Hill Wheatley Plaza, 629 Central Avenue.
LET'S BE FRIENDS! Find out first about exciting programs, see pictures from library events, and enjoy the occasional ridiculous meme.
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The Garland County Library enriches our community by creating and providing essential, meaningful connections -- to traditional library materials, to digital resources, and to each other through cultural, educational, and recreational opportunities.