The Board of Directors and staff extend wishes of a safe and memorable Labor Day holiday! The main library and all branches will be closed Monday, September 7, 2020 for the holiday.

We’ve rescheduled the retirement event for retired Pine Prairie branch manager Pam Guillory for this Wednesday, September 9, 2020 from 10 am to noon. The public is invited to attend. The main library and all branches will be opening at 11AM  to attend Pam’s retirement event.

The library Board of Control will meet this Thursday, September 10th, at noon at the main library in Ville Platte. The agenda is posted and the public is invited. Reminder: masks are required while in the library. 

Our Fine Free period is extended to September 30, 2020. Please take a look around your home and utilize this opportunity to return books to the library and / or to come by and resolve any lost book issues. 

With school children either returning to their classrooms or taking classes online from home, we’d like to encourage parents to visit our website link for tutoring assistance through Homework Louisiana. The benefits of this FREE resource are incredible. The link is located at the bottom of our webpage,  If you need a direct link then go to

The staff genuinely appreciates the never-ending understanding, patience and support it continues to receive from all patrons! Please get updates at or on our Facebook page and continue to request books and other materials by phone or by email at  Never forget that libraries do change lives… even through the Cloud! Main library: 337-363-1369

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