During Phase 2, the Beauregard Parish Library is open with limited hours and limited services. Additional details can be seen here. Within those limitations, further closures may become necessary on short notice due to staff shortages. We will update our social media accounts in those instances. Patrons are also welcome to call 337-463-6217 x 0 during the DeRidder branch's open hours for the most recent updates on branch openings. Computer use is limited and by appointment only. Patrons can schedule appointments online here or by calling 337-463-6217 or in-person by asking a library clerk. Appointments are set at 45-minute intervals. No consecutive appointments for 1 person.
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In connection with the Library’s popular new LEGO Club, which had its first meeting last month , we have added some great new LEGO books to our collection. Check out these fun, colorfully illustrated guides to creating all sorts of amazing characters and designs. And don’t forget that the club will be meeting this Saturday, Nov. 8, from 10:00 – 11:30 here in the Deridder Branch. This club is intended for young people ages 5-12. Each meeting will have a theme and allow the participants to work together to create a fun masterpiece. Parents are encouraged to stay and spend quality time building and having fun with their children. Registration is required, so just call or come in and ask any of our helpful library staff members for more information.
Our new books include:
The LEGO Book. This is a fully revised and updated edition of the New York Times bestseller. It features a full color photographic timeline of every key moment in LEGO history. It even has sections exploring the LEGOLAND theme parks, video games and animations. This book will be enjoyed by LEGO fans of all ages.
The LEGO Ideas Book. This is another great book full of color photographs of all forms of LEGO creations. Sections include: vehicles, buildings, space, castles and many others. In addition to the photographs, the builders share their insights into the building process.
LEGO Minifigures Character Encyclopedia. Learn everything there is to know about the fascinating world of collectible LEGO Minifigures. There are chapters on all ten of the Minifigures series, containing profiles of the colorful and quirky characters in each.
Check out these great books and be sure to register for the LEGO Club. Happy building!