A Message from the Library Lady 

October 18, 2019

"This is a message from the President of the United States.  Our computer system has taken over and we need you, Ms. Karen Benson.  We don't have much time..."  This was the message I heard as a Sphero robot on my desk turned green, then red, and began to wobble as a "...

November 8, 2018

The annual gala benefiting the Gravette Public Library was held Saturday, November 3rd.  It was another mystery dinner event, this time set in the 1950s.  The room was filled with attendees dressed in poodle skirts, rolled-up jeans, and leather jackets.  Music was prov...

June 20, 2018

It's time for summer reading and the Gravette Public Library has something for everyone.

Little Lions Summer Reading BINGO is for children in preschool and younger.  As parents, grandparents, and caregivers read books to these little ones, they can claim BINGO squares....

June 9, 2018

What is a Maker Space?  It's a collaborative area where people share space, tools, and equipment to make things.

Teen Tuesday Maker Space started June 5th.  Our first project is to build a Little Free Library to be placed by the Hiwasse Community Center.  The structure...

April 25, 2018

Have you noticed changes at the library? 

At the beginning of 2017, the adult and young adult fiction books were, for the most part, shelved alphabetically according to the author's last name.  If you were looking for Science Fiction novels, you had to know what authors...

February 27, 2018

The Gravette Public Library is pleased to host a Seed Swap from 10 am - 2 pm on Saturday, March 17th.  This is a community event where gardeners may bring in surplus or saved seeds.  I don't know about you, but I have many more seeds than my square foot garden can hold...

August 28, 2017

The Gravette Public Library was alive with activity on August 12th or, as anyone in or around Gravette would say, "Gravette Day!"  Seventeen baskets were raffled with over 2,000 tickets sold.

This event would not have been possible without the many businesses,...

April 4, 2017

A gentleman once asked "Where are the sci-fi books?" This started a discussion with patrons to find out how they look for books.  We found that many enjoyed reading books of a particular genre.  With fiction books shelved alphabetically by author's last name, it was di...

March 9, 2017

Welcome to the Gravette Public Library website!  Our goal is to provide you with news and information about your library. 

March 5-11 is Teen Tech Week.  Donovan Mays of the Arkansas State Library gave an interesting presentation yesterday about 3-D printing.  As h...

Please reload

Featured Posts

A gentleman once asked "Where are the sci-fi books?" This started a discussion with patrons to find out how they look for books.  We found that many e...

You Asked, We Listened

April 4, 2017

1/1
Please reload

Recent Posts

October 18, 2019

November 8, 2018

June 9, 2018

April 25, 2018

February 27, 2018

March 9, 2017

Please reload

Archive
Please reload

 © 2019 Gravette Public Library

  • w-facebook