Tag: Art

Art around CALS

With the closing of the Galleries & Bookstore at Library Square, there have been questions about the importance of art to the library system. CALS Art Administrator Colin Thompson assures us that despite a few building changes, the presence of art within the system will remain now, during, and after the Main renovation.

CALS believes that the arts preserve and transmit our heritage,

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Exhibits across CALS

Come for the books, stay for the art. Absolutely not how the saying goes, but right now CALS has several can’t-miss exhibits. These exhibits are free and open to the public during regular business hours at the respective branches.

Courtesy of the Collectors: Portraits of African Americans in Photographs, Paintings, and Drawings

Where: Underground Gallery,

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Choose the Galleries & Bookstore for your holiday shopping


Did you know that you can do your holiday shopping at the library? It’s true. You can find gifts for just about everyone on your list while perusing one of the most beautiful stores in downtown Little Rock. The Galleries and Bookstore at Library Square is a simply stunning space to take in,

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Crafty Adults and Teens Find Creative Community in Summer Gatherings

Our libraries offer a warm welcome and free crafting sessions for adults and teens!  Time to get together for some funky, original arts and crafts projects that will take you straight to your happy creative place.

Makers have a chance to unleash paints, markers, clay, and more in workshops across all library branches through June,

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