Event Calendar

April 08, 2024


Avoyelles Parish Libraries - Solar Eclipse Viewing

From 11:00AM to 3:00PM

The Avoyelles Parish Libraries are holding Solar Eclipse viewing events on April 8th at the Marksville, Bunkie, Mansura, Fifth Ward, Cottonport,  Simmesport, and Mansura branches.  CE & ISO certified eyewear will be provided (limited quantities at each library - so come early).  The solar eclipse will begin at 11:38 am and end at 2:55 pm (max viewing will be at 1:17 pm).  

Location: Marksville, Simmesport, Bunkie, Cottonport, Fifth Ward, and Mansura Avoyelles Library Branches

Avoyelles Parish Library - Read to Soar

From 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Avoyelles Parish Library is holding Read to Soar Workshops starting on March 25th.  These workshops will be held every Monday from 5-7pm at the Marksville location of the Avoyelles Parish Libraries until May 13th.  The workshops are for children and parents or caregivers for children under the age of 5.  There will be refreshments and free books, and children must be accompanied by a parent.  For more information and to registration, call Jamila Farris at 318-787-3508.

Location: Avoyelles Parish Library, 660 North Street, Marksville, LA

Phone: 318-787-3508