Our Monday conversational “French with Friends” gathering is at 3:30 pm in the Multipurpose Room at the Main library in Ville Platte. The coffee will be hot and the conversations will be lively. This is a free program for the public where anyone, any age, is welcomed! See pics on our webpage/

The Basile library “Tuesday Coffee Talk” is 2/4/20 @ 9 am. Please share this good news! See pics on our webpage.

NEW – The FIRST TUESDAY of each month the main library will host a one-on-one grief counseling opportunity at 2 pm for anyone in need. This counseling will be free of charge and will be offered by the Louisiana Hospice & Palliative Care. The counselor is Sylvia Milburn-Johnson. The first session is February 4th.  First come first basis.         

Tuesday & Thursday “Story hour for the Youngsters” is @ 3:30 pm in the Children’s Room.

Tuesday: “Drop-in Crochet Gatherings” at 5:30 pm. This is a sharing group. Anyone interested in Crocheting together to teach and share with others (especially newbies) are welcomed. Folks are asked to bring their own Crochet tools and yarn.

Wednesday, 2/5/20, our “Books & Beyond” program with Tina Davis for ages 8 – 16, will meet at 3:30 pm in the multipurpose room to paint Valentine Signs!  New members are always welcomed.   

A few NEW items in our collection:

AUDIOBOOKS: “The Current” by Tim Johnston

DVD: Ronald Regan: An American Legend & Downton Abby

KIDS: “Genius Lego Inventions” by Lego & “Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life” by Smithsonian

FICTION: “The Institute” by Stephen King & “Uncharted Promises” by Keely B. Keith

NON-FICTION: “Student’s Guide to Writing College Papers” by Kate Turabian

LARGE PRINT:  “Rosary Without Beads” by Diana Holquin–Balogh

EARLY NOTICES: The Mamou Branch will be closed for Mardi Gras on Monday and Tuesday (24th and 25th). The main library and all other branches will be closed on Tuesday (2/24)

For more information about library programs and services, please call 363-1369, the branch nearest you, or visit our Facebook page or website www.evangelinelibrary.org. Thank you for supporting your library; libraries change lives!

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