We love starting our week off with our Monday afternoon conversational French program, “Allons Parler en Français.  It’s a free program on Monday  afternoons at 3:30 pm at the main library with volunteer Jackie Miller. The kids French program is being put on hold for the time being. Keep an eye on our website for updates.  

Our Wednesday pre-teen/teen “Just Craftin Around” club will be meeting at 4pm with staff member Tina Davis!  New members are always welcomed.

FINE FREE MONTH continues to August 31st at the main library and all branches around the parish.

Early Notices:  Mystery Book Club will meet on August 28th at 10:30 to discuss their current book. New members are always welcomed. BOOKFEST is slated for Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the main library in Ville Platte. New hours are 8am – 1 pm. Authors, vendors, community information agencies, cooks, musicians, and anyone looking to promote or sell their goods are invited to participate. Please contact Suzy Lemoine for more information @ slemoine@evangelinelibrary.org or call the main library at 337-363-1369. Signup sheets are available at the main library and at all branches. Friends of the Library are planning their HUGE used book sale now!

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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Upcoming Events
Jan
28
Tue
3:30 pm Mother Goose Story Hour @ Evangeline Parish Library
Mother Goose Story Hour @ Evangeline Parish Library
Jan 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Mother Goose Story Hour @ Evangeline Parish Library
 Mother Goose Story Hour with crafts, movie & activities.
5:00 pm Crocheting @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Crocheting @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Jan 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Crocheting @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Tuesday Crocheting (when Ms. Pat Fontenot is available) @ 5pm. (This is a drop in class offered by a volunteer and may not occur every week.)
Jan
29
Wed
10:30 am Mystery Book Club @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Mystery Book Club @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mystery Book Club @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
The Mystery Book Club will meet Wednesday January 29th at the Main Library (Ville Platte) at 10:30 a.m.  Everyone is welcome.  The book for the month is “The Goldfinch ” By Donna Tartt.  
Jan
30
Thu
10:00 am Basile Pre-K Storyhour @ BASILE BRANCH LIBRARY
Basile Pre-K Storyhour @ BASILE BRANCH LIBRARY
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Basile Pre-K Storyhour @ BASILE BRANCH LIBRARY
Basile Pre-K Story Hour Ages 0-5 January 30th – Nursery Rhymes             
1:00 pm Quilting @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Quilting @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Quilting @ VILLE PLATTE LIBRARY
Lean how to quilt! Ages 16- 99 (classes or offered as six week classes)
3:30 pm Mother Goose Story Hour @ Evangeline Parish Library
Mother Goose Story Hour @ Evangeline Parish Library
Jan 30 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Mother Goose Story Hour @ Evangeline Parish Library
 Mother Goose Story Hour with crafts, movie & activities.