Terry Library Reopens January 6
The renovations are complete and Terry Library will be open to the publc again beginning Monday, January 6. New carpet and computer furniture has been installed, the meeting room has been updated, and there are new spaces for young adults and for our audio/visual collections. Come by to see all that is new and check out a book for the new year!
About the Library
Adolphine Fletcher Terry Library was expanded in 2001 to serve the growing west Little Rock community. The 19,030-square-feet facility offers patrons thousands of books and audio/visual items for adults and children, enclosed study rooms, and public Internet access. The Terry Library also offers a variety of monthly programs for children and adults.
People of the Library
Adolphine Fletcher Terry, a Little Rock native, was a library advocate and served as a trustee of the Little Rock Public Library from more than 40 years. She was a proponent of advancing Arkansas' school systems, forming the first school improvement association in the state. She was also the sister of Pulitzer Prize winning poet John Gould Fletcher.
News & Announcements
New Options for CALS Library Card Users
Patrons of the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) will have more choices in managing their library accounts with two new types of cards beginning Saturday, February 1. Family and child provisional cards will offer more options for families using...
DIY Fashion Workshops in February and March
Learn how to make your own clothes and accessories and create a unique style. Boys and girls, toddlers to teens are encouraged to take part in the D.I.Y. Fashion Workshop Series and Youth-led D.I.Y. Community Fashion show. All events take place at t...
Job Skills Workshops
Need a job? The Main Library Reference department will host Job Skills workshops on the Main Library Campus each Saturday in March beginning at 1 p.m.
The job skills workshops are for all levels of experience in the job market. A different topic wi...
DIY @ Your Library During Teen Tech Week 2014
Celebrate Teen Tech Week with CALS, March 9-15, 2014. This year’s theme, DIY @ your library, raises awareness about how the library creates a space to extend teens’ learning beyond the classroom, where they can explore, create, and share...
Animal Farm Nets Student a Kindle Fire in CALS Contest
Wintertime reading proved to be a valuable undertaking for ninth grader Sade Storthz. Her entry in the Central Arkansas Library System's (CALS) New Year, New Reads 2014 Most Creative Book Review online contest resulted in a Kindle Fire and extra poin...
McMath Library to Undergo Makeover
The Central Arkansas Library System's (CALS) Sidney S. McMath Library, 2100 John Barrow Road, is having a makeover and will be closed from Monday, March 17, through early June 2014. A new children's programming room will be added and the existing ch...