Our Summer Reading top readers will be recognized throughout this week at the main library and the branches! Each branch manager is customizing their wrap up programs. Keep an eye on our Facebook page to see pictures from the main library and the branches. We are so thankful to our sponsors, so once again we say THANK YOU to  Cabot Corporation, Bon Aimee’ Insurance & Real Estate Services, Basile State Bank, Vidrine’s Ace Hardware, Mercy Regional Medical Center and Friends of the Library – OurChampions of the great Literacy movement!

Oui, our Monday afternoon conversational French program, “Allons Parler en Français, continues this week!Join in at 3:30 pm at the main library with volunteer Jackie Miller. It is free and open to anyone who would like to sip a cup of hot coffee and converse or listen in. Also at 3:30, the kids will meet in the Children’s Room with staff member Irene Nichols for “Something French!”  Please share! 

The Financial Boot Camp  RESUMES this Tuesday, 7/29/19 @ 6 pm at the main library in Ville Platte.  

The Mystery Book Club will meet July 31st at 10:30 am in the multipurpose room of the main library. New members are always welcomed. 

Our Wednesday pre-teen/teen “Books & Beyond” club will be meeting at 4pm with staff member Tina Davis to watch a movie!  New members are always welcomed.

FINE FREE MONTH begins August 1st at the main library and all branches around the parish.

Early Notices:  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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