Calcasieu libraries announce programs for May 18-24 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Calcasieu libraries announce programs for May 18-24

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CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) -

The following is a news release from Calcasieu Parish Public Library:

Various Calcasieu Parish Public Library locations have announced the following programs for May 18-24:

Activities for children:

Central Library, 301 W. Claude Street, 721-7116

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  3:00 p.m., Sunday, May 18. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 5:00 p.m.

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  10:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 20. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 12:00 p.m.

Central Library Book Club:  6:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 21.  Adults will discuss "People of the Book" by Geraldine Brooks.

Facebook 101:  1:00 p.m., Thursday, May 22.  Adults will learn the basics of Facebook.  Attendees must have a Facebook account prior to starting the class.  Please call or stop by the library if you need assistance.  Registration is required.

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  4:00 p.m., Thursday, May 22. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 6:00 p.m.

Maker Hours:  5:00 p.m., Thursday, May 22.  Visit the Innovation Studio at Central Library every Thursday evening and some Saturdays to tinker with 3D printing and other fun technology.  For more information visit www.calcasieulibrary.org/innovatelibrary.

Fontenot Memorial Library, 1402 Center St., Vinton, 721-7095

Coffee and History:  9:30 a.m., Monday, May 19.  Patrons in the community will share photos and articles of history about the surrounding area.

Sulphur Regional Library, 1160 Cypress Street, 721-7141

Sulphur Library Book Club:  10:00 a.m., Monday, May 19.  Adults will discuss "Cry, The Beloved Country" by Alan Paton.  Coffee and light refreshments will be served.

Brunch and a Movie:  10:00 a.m., Friday, May 23.  Adults will watch a movie and enjoy a light brunch.  Registration is required.

Westlake Library, 937 Mulberry Street, 721-7113

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  12:00 p.m., Monday, May 19.  The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 4:00 p.m.

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  12:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 20. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 4:00 p.m.

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  12:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 21. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 4:00 p.m.

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  12:00 p.m., Friday, May 23. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 4:00 p.m.

 

Activities for children:

Moss Bluff Library, 261 Parish Road, 721-7128

Fun with Fideaux:  6:30 p.m., Monday, May 19.  The SWLA Humane Society will bring trained therapy dogs to the library where children can read a book aloud to them. Each dog is supervised by their handler. 

 

For a complete listing of library programs, resources and services please visit http://calcasieulibrary.org.

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