News & Events @ the Springdale Public Library

Library News and Special Events

Annual Holiday Reception
Thursday, December 18
5:00 - 7:00 pm

This year, our annual reception will feature the Walter Turnbow Elementary Choir, directed by Olga Treviño. Their performance will begin at 5:30 pm. This event is free and open to all. Please join us for holiday treats and entertainment!

Art in the Park Winter Exhibit Schedule

Stop by the Library Gallery to check out a new local artist or group of artists every month! For more information about the Art in the Park program, email us at

December 1-31
Cathy Padgett
Reception: December 8
5:00 - 6:00 pm

January 1-31
Gleni Haubert
Reception: January 12
5:00—6:00 pm

February 1-28
Sarah Sheppard
Reception: February 9
5:00—6:00 pm

Winter Programs for Adults

Craft Connection: Crochet
Saturday, December 13
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Shiloh Room

Learn to crochet a holiday-themed craft. Supplies and snacks will be provided! Registration is required.

Craft Connection: Mesh Deco Wreaths
Saturday, January 10
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Shiloh Room

Learn to make a mesh deco wreath. It's fun, it's fast, and you're going to love this craft. Supplies and snacks will be provided. Registration is required.

App Savvy: Best Library Apps
Saturday, January 24
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Shiloh Room

Learn about some of the best apps available for Apple and Android devices. Bring your own device!

Get Connected Computer Classes

Thanks to a generous donation from the Cox Foundation, the Springdale Public Library is excited to offer a series of technology programs for the public. These classes are free. For more information about Get Connected or Library technology, please call 479-750-8180 or email

Tablets 101
Saturday, January 10
12:00-1:00 pm
Board Room

Email 101
Saturday, February 7
12:00-1:00 pm
Board Room

Digital Downloads @ Your Library
Saturdays, January 17 & February 14
12:00-1:00 pm
Board Room

Learn how to check out books, audiobooks, magazines and music on your computer, tablet, ereader or smart phone using Library apps. Join us to talk about Library2Go, Freegal, OneClickDigital and Zinio. Bring your own device!

The Fiction Forge Adult Creative Writing Workshop

The Fiction Forge

Calling all writers! The Fiction Forge wants you! This ongoing writers' workshop for adults is led by Brad Carter, Library Information Assistant and published author.

Thursday, December 4 & 18
January 15
February 15 & 19
6:00—7:00 pm
The Shiloh Room

Avid Readers Monthly Book Club

The Avid Readers Book Club meets the third Tuesday of each month, 12 noon to 1:00 pm. The group reads a variety of popular and award winning fiction. Bring a sack lunch; the Library will provide drinks and dessert! For more information, call 479-750-8180 or email Anne Gresham at

Life After Life The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II
January 20
Life After Life
by Kate Atkinson
February 17
The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II
by Denise Kiernan
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Last updated November 20, 2014