The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens that want to voice their opinions and have a say in the activities and events that the Library offers. They also get to help choose which YA books we add to the collection!
If you want your voice to be heard, call Miss Mackenzie at 903-237-1345 for more info and how to get involved in TAB and how to get involved!
Discovery Kids (formerly Broughton After School Program): After school, BBL is the place to be! Wednesday afternoons at 4:00 PM. Join us at the Broughton Branch Library (located inside Broughton Recreation Center at 801 S. Martin Luther King Blvd.) as we dig into cool stories and try out some hands-on discovery activities!
Classic Children’s Tales: Miss Mackenzie will read some of the best-loved classics of Children’s Literature! Stop by the Children's Department to pick up a calendar of the storytimes and their themes! Thursdays at 5:00 PM.
Early Learning Journeys (formerly Toddler Storytime): Children ages 2-5. Loads of fun as we sing songs, read best-selling books, and make exciting crafts! Wednesdays at 10:30 AM.
This storytime will be focused on children ages 0-2 with an emphasis on songs, nursery rhymes, short stories and physical interaction between parent and child. It’s also a great way to introduce our youngest patrons to the library. Come join us Tuesdays at 10:30 AM in the Moeschle Room for all the fun!
The Informal Ladies' Book Club will meet here at the library August 28. They are currently reading Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland and will meet at the library at 6:30 PM. Everyone is welcome, whether you have read the book or not.
Come join them as they share their love of books and reading!
Email Chris: email@example.com
Call Joyce: 903-261-3061
The Diverse Readers Book Club has chosen The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold for August. The group will meet on Tuesday, August 19, at 5:00 PM to discuss. Everyone is welcome to attend and snacks will be provided. The group will also be giving more door prizes away!
Formed by two LPL staff members, The Diverse Readers Book Club focuses on books that have inspired movies or tv shows. For more information, call or come into the Library and ask for either Christian or Bronwyn. You may also email them:
The Friends Of The Library are a non-profit group of volunteers that work to support the library through fundraisers, book sales and other projects. They've been known to lend a hand in teaching computer classes, planning and hosting events, manning booths and in many other ways. More info on the group can be found on our website under About Us - Affiliations - Friends Of The Library.
You're invited to come to their next meeting on Monday, August 18, at 5:00 PM, and see how you can become our Friend too! Got questions? Send an email to Susan at firstname.lastname@example.org
Summers are crazy busy here at the Library so we've put our regular storytimes on hold until September. This gives our staff time to regroup and put their heads together as they dream up some cool new ideas and gear up for fall! We'll kick off all of our regular storytimes the 1st week of September on the following days and times:
Babygarten Storytime: Children ages 0-2. Emphasis on songs, nursery rhymes, short stories and physical interaction between parent and child. Tuesdays at 10:30 AM (starting Sept. 2).
Toddler Storytime: Children ages 2-5. Wednesday at 10:30 AM for loads of fun with Mrs. Read-A-Lot as you sing songs, read stories, and make an exciting craft! (starting Sept. 3)
Classic Children’s Tales: Thursdays at 3:30 PM. Miss Jennifer will read some of the best-loved classics of Children’s Literature! Stop by the Children's Department to pick up a calendar of the storytimes and their themes! (starting Sept. 4)
Broughton After-School Program:
Kids, after school, BBL is the place to be! Join us every Wednesday afternoons at 4:00 PM at the Broughton Branch Library (located inside Broughton Recreation Center at 801 S. Martin Luther King Blvd.) to chill out with friends and dig into a cool story and an activity. (starting Sept. 3)
The PC computer Lab will be closed for private training from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM from Monday, July 14 - Thursday, July 17. The Mac lab should be available for public use, as will our other public computers. Computers will need to be reserved using the print station. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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