Virtual: Toddler Time

Virtual: Toddler Time

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 10:00 AM

Sing, read, and play every day! Join Youth Services Librarians for puppets, songs, and books - all from the comfort of home!  We miss seeing our toddlers in the library, but we hope you'll tune in online! Videos can be accessed at https://www...

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Virtual: After-school workshop: Book journals

Virtual: After-school workshop: Book journals

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 4:00 PM

Join Ms. Emily for a tutorial demonstrating how to create a book journal. Book journals can take many forms, but participants in this workshop will learn several ways to track their reading. Additionally, the first 10 registered participants will ...

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Virtual: KUAF

Virtual: KUAF's "The Movement That Never Was: Conversations on Anti-Racism in the South and Arkansas"

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 6:00 PM

Kyle Kellams will moderate this panel discussion that ties to KUAF's multipart podcast series on anti-racism, supported by The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation. This program encourages community engagement and features panelists included in KUAF's ...

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Virtual: YS Spotlight: Easy Readers & World Languages

Virtual: YS Spotlight: Easy Readers & World Languages

Friday, January 29, 2021 - 10:00 AM

Get a sneak peek into the new preschool library and hear about the amazing collections there!  Ms. Sarah and Ms. Stacey will give you a tour of the Easy Reader and World Languages Collections and they will feature some new favorites from those col...

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Virtual: Baby Bookworms

Virtual: Baby Bookworms

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 10:00 AM

Sing, read, and play every day! Join Youth Services Librarians for rhymes, songs, bounces, and a book - all from the comfort of home!  We miss seeing our youngest readers in the library, but we hope you'll tune in online! Videos can be accessed at...

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Virtual: Boxed Book Society Theme Video

Virtual: Boxed Book Society Theme Video

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 5:00 PM

On the first of the month, we'll drop a video on our Facebook and YouTube pages that introduces the month's theme and some great books you can read on theme.  Registrants will receive one of the books in a book box that also contains delightful tr...

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Virtual: Book Talk at Night: The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

Virtual: Book Talk at Night: The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Join us for FPL's Book Talk at Night, a book club that discusses a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles.  The group reads everything from bestselling authors to classics of world literature.  It is a fun way to expand your reading horizon...

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Virtual: Kids Create! Crafts for Kids

Virtual: Kids Create! Crafts for Kids

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 10:00 AM

We miss crafting with you in the library, but this is the next best thing! Join youth services librarians for fun craft ideas that kids can enjoy from home. Some caregiver support may be required.  Videos can be accessed at https://www.facebook...

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Virtual: Lift Every Voice: Why African American Poetry Matters

Virtual: Lift Every Voice: Why African American Poetry Matters

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Black poetry has deep kinships with performance: music, Black preaching, and “code switching” between forms of language and speech. Do Black poetry’s links to music (spirituals, blues, jazz, hip-hop), to African cultures, and vernacular language h...

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Virtual: Lift Every Voice: Special Collections Presents African American Poetry

Virtual: Lift Every Voice: Special Collections Presents African American Poetry

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Join archivists from Special Collections at the University of Arkansas in a video exploration of selections from their African American poetry collections. Highlights include poems by John Paul Dunbar and Langston Hughes set to music by Florence B...

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