Fayetteville Public Library is an official Fayetteville Roots Festival venue. All events held at the library are free and open to the public.
When available, a schedule of events will be posted at http://www.fayettevilleroots.com/
Coloring can be beneficial for de-stressing power; it is a way to relax, disconnect, and be creative at the same time. Since adult coloring has been recognized as a trend in the last few years, coloring books of multiple designs have become available, including geometric shapes, psychadelic patterns, hypnotic mandalas and more.
Drop by the library on Tuesday, May 17 at 10:30 am to learn internet safety tips with Kristina Godfrey of the Arkansas Attorney General's office. This resource booth will show kids and their parents how to stay safe, especially when exploring the internet. Information, activity and coloring sheets, and identification kits will be available to the public.
Join us on Thursday, May 19 at 6:00 pm for Introduction to Periscope. Periscope is an app that allows you to broadcast live video to the world and instantly interact with your followers through chat. Instructor Kim Gaskill will guide you through how to establish a Periscope account, how to follow others, and how to live broadcast for yourself.
Please note that students are required to bring their own mobile device for the class. IPads, iPhones, Android devices, and Windows phones all work for this class.
In 1979, Ed Stilley was leading a simple life as a farmer and singer of religious hymns in Hogscald Hollow, a tiny Ozark community south of Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Life was filled with hard work and making do for Ed, his wife Eliza, and their five children, who lived in many ways as if the second half of the twentieth century had never happened.
Learn the art of juggling from the Institute of Jugglology.
The Institute of Jugglology was created to destroy the myth that what goes up must come down. So far they have failed miserably, but they are stubborn, and not likely to let gravity have the last word.
Come rebel against gravity with the Institute of Jugglology.
Join us on Thursday, June 16 for It's Not About the Stuff: Simplify Your Mental, Physical and Financial Clutter. This session will be led by Laurie Malloy and Jenna Ruhe who are a mother-daughter team known as Simple Spaces. Both are passionate about streamlining your home or business, showing that your life can be transformed and simplified – leaving time, energy and space for more important things.