Fletcher



    location & hours
  • 823 North Buchanan Street
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    501-663-5457
  • 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Wed.
    9 a.m.-6 p.m. Thu.-Sat.
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  • Library Manager: Freddy Hudson

About the Library

Fletcher Library offers patrons much more than traditional library fare; the facility received recognition from the Arkansas Institute for Architects. Patrons have a wide selection of adult and children's books as well as CDs, DVDs and videocassettes. The 13,500-square-feet library opened in 1996 and provides access to public meeting rooms and programs for all ages.

People of the Library

Poet and author John Gould Fletcher, a Little Rock native, was the first Arkansan to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize. His works include Selected Poems, for which he won the Pulitzer Prize, The Black Rock and The Burning Mountain. He married children's author Charlie May Simon in 1936.

News & Announcements

  • Arkansas Author Round Up
    The Central Arkansas Library System's (CALS) Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library & Learning Center, 4800 W. 10th Street, will hold an Arkansas Author Round Up on Saturday, June 6, beginning at 10 a.m. Five Arkansas children's book authors...
  • Notice of New Public Library in Sherwood
    The City of Sherwood will build a new public library to replace the building currently located at 31 Shelby Drive. Funds for this library, which will also be named after Amy Sanders, were approved by Sherwood voters in November, 2013. The Public Lib...