Calcasieu libraries announce programs for July 12-18

Calcasieu libraries announce programs for July 12-18

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

The following programs have been announced for July 12-18 at various Calcasieu Parish Public Library locations:

ADULTS

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

Central Library Book Club:  6:00 p.m., Wednesday July 15.  Adults will discuss “One Hundred Years of Solitude” by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. 

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

The Message is in the Music:  5:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 14.  Attendees will discuss the history of modern genres of music. 

Basic Computing – Social Media:  10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 18.  Adults will receive instruction on how to set up and use Facebook and Instagram.  Registration is required.

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

Coffee and History:  9:30 a.m., Monday, July 13.  Attendees will enjoy refreshments while discussing the history of Vinton and the surrounding areas. 

Southwest Louisiana Genealogical and Historical Library, 411 Pujo Street, 721-7110

Beginning Genealogy Workshop #2 – Preservation and Organization:  Brandon Shoumaker will provide information on how to preserve and organize records.

Westlake Library, 937 Mulberry Street, 721-7113

Friends of the Library-Calcasieu Book Sale:  12:00 p.m., Monday, July 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., Tuesday, July 14. 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, July 15. 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, July 17. The Friends of the Library-Calcasieu will have books for sale until 4:00 p.m.

TEENS

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

Teen Reading Program After Hours Party:  7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 15.  Teens who participated in the Summer Reading Program will have a party.

Sulphur Regional Library, 1160 Cypress Street, 721-7141

YA Karaoke Party:  3:00 p.m., Thursday, July 16.  Dress as your favorite hero and enjoy an end of the summer karaoke party.  Registration is required.

CHILDREN

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

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 14.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

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

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  10:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 14. Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

Legendary Heroes Story Time:  2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 14.

Story Time:  6:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 14. 

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

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  2:00 p.m., Monday, July 13. Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

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

Story Time:  10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 15. 

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  2:00 p.m., Friday, July 17.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

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

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 16.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

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

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  5:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 15.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

Family Movie Friday:  4:00 p.m., Friday, July 17.  All ages will enjoy refreshments while watching a family movie.

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

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  2:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 15.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

Moss Bluff Library, 261 Parish Road, 721-7128

Story Time:  10:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 14.

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 15.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

Starks Library, 113 S. Hwy. 109, 743-6560 (Starks residents) or 721-7107

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 16.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

Sulphur Regional Library, 1160 Cypress Street, 721-7141

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  10:00 a.m., Monday, July 13. Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

Westlake Library, 937 Mulberry Street, 721-7113

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory:  10:30 a.m., Friday, July 17.  Matt Sandbank will bring his expressive shadow puppets for a show that will enliven your imagination.

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