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Tuesday, April 30th, the main library will be hosting its’s Family Movie Night. The PG rated movie is “Planet 51” as an early kick-off to our Summer Reading program theme, A Universe Of Stories. This event is free and open to the public.

Ms. Pat’s “Storytime with Crafts” continue on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons @ 3:30 pm for ages 2-11.  Programs will be either in the Children’s Room or Multipurpose room. Wednesday, May 1st, our pre-teen / teen book club, Books and Beyond, will meet at 4 pm with Tina Davis. New members are always welcomed.                                                                       

Thursday, May 2nd, the Quilting Club will meet at 1 pm at the Main Library to continue working on their projects. New members are welcomed.

Big thank you to two of our Summer Reading sponsors who responded to our opportunity to be featured in all of our summer reading promotional ads, calendars, signage, etc. that will be circulated throughout the parish: Bon Aimee’ Insurance & Real Estate Services and Cabot Corporation. We still have sponsor spots available. Please contact Suzy Lemoine for details at 337-363-1369 orslemoine@evangleinelibrary.org if you’d like to be one of our featured sponsors.     

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

On behalf of the staff and Board of Control, we wish all of our patrons around the Parish a very memorable and soulful Easter Holiday!

Ms. Pat’s “Storytime with Crafts” continue on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons @ 3:30 pm for ages 2-11.  Programs will be either in the Children’s Room or Multipurpose room. Our “Fun with French” program may begin again in May with Irene Nichols. Yeah! We will keep you posted.

Closure notice: Wednesday, April 24th, the main library and all branch libraries will be closed for an all day, all Staff meeting. Normal operating hours will resume on Thursday. Note: There will be no Mystery Book Club meeting this date

Thursday, April 25th, the Quilting Club will meet at 1 pm at the Main Library to continue working on their projects. New members are welcomed.

The Evangeline Genealogical & Historical Society Saturday, April 27, 2019 @ 9:30 – 11:30 am. Their speaker will be Ms. Viola Fontenot (Courville) author of “A Cajun Girl’s Sharecropping Years”, published in 2018.  Her book was awarded by Louisiana Endowments for Humanities book of the Year.  The public is invited to attend.  

Early Notice:  Family Movie Night is slated for Tuesday, April 30th @ 5:45 pm. We will be showing   “PLANET 51”.  Families are invited.

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

Today, Thursday, April 18, 2019, the main library and all branches will be closed today due to anticipated severe weather.

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We are also closed for Good Friday tomorrow and Holy Saturday in observance of the Easter Holiday.

 Note: Our online services are always available.

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