Calcasieu libraries announce programs for August 10-16 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Calcasieu libraries announce programs for August 10-16

(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)
CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) - The following is a news release from the Calcasieu Parish Public Library:

Various Calcasieu Parish Public Library locations have announced the following programs for August 10-16:

Programs for adults:


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

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  3:00 p.m., Sunday, August 10. 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, August 12. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 12:00 p.m.

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  4:00 p.m., Thursday, August 14. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 6:00 p.m.

DeQuincy Library, 102 W. Harrison St., 721-7087, 786-4213 (DeQuincy residents)

Who’s Got the Button?:  10:00 a.m., Thursday, August 14.  Adults will make a button bookmark.  Refreshments will be served.  Registration is required.

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

Coffee and History:  9:30 a.m., Monday, August 11.  Patrons in the community will share photos and articles of history about the surrounding area.

Iowa Library, 107 East First St., 721-7101, 582-3597 (Iowa residents)

Fall Wellness with Charmaine Anderson – Suicide Prevention:  10:30 a.m., Monday, August 11.  Charmaine Anderson from the Imperial Calcasieu Human Services Authority will speak about suicide prevention.  Registration is required.

Westlake Library, 937 Mulberry Street, 721-7113

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  12:00 p.m., Monday, August 11.  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, August 12. 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, August 13. 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, August 15. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 4:00 p.m.


Programs for teenagers:


Carnegie Memorial Library, 411 Pujo St., 721-7084

Minute to Win It:  3:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 12.  Teens will compete in a variety of 1 minute challenges.  Registration is required.

DeQuincy Library, 102 W. Harrison St., 721-7087, 786-4213 (DeQuincy residents)

Locker Art:  4:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 12.  Teens will participate in a book talk and create decorated locker magnets.  Registration is required.

Epps Memorial Library, 1320 North Simmons St., 721-7090

Mushroom House Jars:  1:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 12.  Teens will turn plain glass jars into whimsical toad stool candle holders.  Snacks will be provided.

Hayes Library, 7709 Perier St., 721-7098, 622-3605 (Hayes residents)

Book Talk:  4:00 p.m., Thursday, August 14.  Teens will discuss “Divergent” by Veronica Roth.


Programs for children:


Carnegie Memorial Library, 411 Pujo St., 721-7084

Story Time:  10:30 a.m., Wednesday, August 13.

DeQuincy Library, 102 W. Harrison St., 721-7087, 786-4213 (DeQuincy residents)

Story Time:  2:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 13. 

Epps Memorial Library, 1320 North Simmons St., 721-7090

Button Trees:  12:00 p.m., Monday, August 11.  Children will make colorful trees using buttons.  Snacks will be provided.

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

Story Time:  10:00 a.m., Thursday, August 14.

Hayes Library, 7709 Perier St., 721-7098, 622-3605 (Hayes residents)

Story Time:  10:30 a.m., Wednesday, August 13.

Story Time:  4:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 13. 

Iowa Library, 107 East First St., 721-7101, 582-3597 (Iowa residents)

Story Time:  10:30 a.m., Wednesday, August 13.

Westlake Library, 937 Mulberry Street, 721-7113

Story Time:  10:30 a.m., Thursday, August 14.


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

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