Notice: The main library in Ville Platte will be closed on Tuesday, November 8th as it is a polling place for the Election. All of the branch libraries will be opened.
Additionally, the main library and all branches will be closed on Friday, November 11th and Saturday, November 12th to celebrate Veterans Day.
Save the date: Library Fest on November 19th from 8 am to 1 pm on the grounds of the main library at 916 W. Main Street, Ville Platte, LA. New participants this week are: Author Julia Beth Davis, Cook Ava Jean serving BBQ, Owner Crystal Fuqua dba Cash Cow Payday Loans, and author Latonya Leary. This is a FREE outdoor event for our patrons to meet new authors and vendors, sample food dishes, and to buy Friends of the Library books! Please get the word out! Questions can be directed to Suzy Lemoine: [email protected] or Lakeishia Ford @ [email protected] or by calling 337-363-1369.
There are many other programs going on at the main library and the branches so we encourage all to visit the Facebook pages of each to get the current information.
A little information from our weekend edition of the Wall Street Journal about the Bestselling Books: Non-Fiction: “Beyond the Wand” by Tom Felton, Fiction: “The Boys From Biloxi” by John Grisham. Nonfiction Ebooks: “Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat” by Samin Nosrat & Wendy MacNaughton. Fiction Ebooks: “It Starts With Us” by Colleen Hoover, and Business: “Atomic Habits” by James Clear.In the event that we don’t own a copy of a title that you would like to read, we can always request it through ILL or Overdrive.
You can always call the main library @ 337-363-1369 or send an email to [email protected] for more information. Visit our main library and branch library Facebook pages or www.evangelinelibrary.org for all of the weekly, monthly and upcoming events and never forget that libraries do change lives…. even in the cloud! Suzy Lemoine, Outreach Coordinator.