The Children's Departments want to thank you for participating in the Summer Reading Challenge and attending programs at the library. During the month of August we take a break to prepare for our fall programs. Join us in September for story time and Back to School workshops. September is Library Card Sign up Month!

 

Date Day Time Branch Age Description
Sept. 3 Thurs. 4 pm Louise Williams 6-11 yrs. Back to School Crfts - Duct tape pencil holder. Reg@327-5422
Sept. 3 Thurs. 4 pm West Ouachita 4-8 yrs. All about me posters.
Sept. 8 Tues. 4 pm West Monroe All Ages Game Fest: Back to school bingo, with edible game pieces.
Sept. 9 Wed. 5:30 pm Main All Ages Back to School with E-Books & Tumble Books.  Back to school resources to enhance reading skills.
Sept. 10 Thurs. 4 pm West Ouachita 4-8 yrs. Make Grandparents' Day cards.
Sept. 10 Thurs. 4:30 pm Ollie Burns 4-8 yrs. Crafty Kids: Puffy paint shcool bus.
Sept. 12 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer 11 and under It's Chocolate Milkshake Day! Enjoy chocolate milkshakes while watching the movie,Charlie and the chocolate factory.
Sept. 15 Tues. 5:30 pm Ollie Burns All Ages Family Movie Night: Monsters University
Sept. 16 Wed. 5:30 pm Main All Ages Back to School with Homework Louisiana.  An overview of free online tutoring for grades K – College. 
Sept. 17 Thurs. 2 pm Sterlington 2-11 yrs. Cone and go experimental painting craft
Sept. 17 Thurs. 3:30 pm West Monroe All Ages Back to School Bash: Guest Speaker, Jason Stewart of Green Oaks Detention Center. He will speak on the subject of bullying.
Sept. 17 Thurs. 4 pm West Ouachita 4-8 yrs. Mad Scientist Thrusday! Make a volcano!
Sept. 18 Fri. 10:30 am Louise Williams 2-5 yrs. Very Hungry Caterpillar Book Party. Hear the story and enjoy some caterpillar inspired snacks and crafts. Reg@327-5422
Sept. 19 Sat. 10 am Main All Ages Jump & Ride for the Cure. Hamburger lunch in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.  Join us in a fun filled day of activities in support of childhood cancer awareness. 
Sept. 19 Sat. 3 pm Main All Ages PAWS for Reading.   Get carded at your library with PAWS of Northeast Louisiana.  Meet some pups here at the library and have a “woof-woofing” time of stories and more.  
Sept. 21 Mon. 10 am Louise Williams 2-5 yrs. Preschool Science. Slime. Simple science crafts for younger children.
Sept. 24 Thurs. 2 pm Sterlington 2-11 yrs. Cone and go TP tube crafts
Sept. 24 Thurs. 4:30 pm Ollie Burns 4-8 yrs. Crafty Kids: Apple stamping.
Sept. 24 Thurs. 4 pm West Ouachita 4-8 yrs. Game afternoon.
Sept. 26 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer 11 and under It's International RabbitDay! Showing the movie,Wallace & Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit.
Sept. 26 Sat. 1 pm Louise Williams All Ages Family story hour. Come and enjoy stories for everyone in the family. Relax and bond with your child through the love of stories. Reg@327+5422.
Sept. 28 Mon. 4 pm West Monroe All Ages Kid's Monday Matinée: Showing, Home.
Sept. 29 Tues. 5:30 pm Ollie Burns 6-12 yrs. Chef Kids: Apple pie roll-ups.