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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Here they come...You know The Monkees tv show? (The Library has both seasons). They were four wacky teens in a band who got into scrapes and had many zany adventures. Freegal, the free and legal website that gives you 5 free downloads weekly and 3 free hours daily of commercial-free streaming music has some of The Monkees music and also solo albums from two of the members Davy Jones and Micky Dolenz.
✷“I’m a Believer” from Sugar Sugar: The Very Best Pop Golden Oldies of the 1960’s.
✷The original Monkees Theme labeled “The Monkees” from Aquellos Maravillosos Anos.
✷The song “Words” found on The “In” Sound Presented by the United States Army with a 1 minute intro by Harry Harrison and followed by a 1 minute interview with Davy Jones.
✷“That Was Then, This Is Now”, “Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere”, and “Kicks” from Then & Now...The Best of The Monkees.
✷Kellogg’s jingle simply labeled “Food” from Celebrity TV Commercials.
And instrumental versions of The Monkees songs by The Golden Gate Strings from The Monkees Songbook (originally released in 1967): “(Theme From) The Monkees”, “I’m A Believer”, “Last Train to Clarksville”, “Mary, Mary”, “I Wanna Be Free”, “This Just Doesn’t Seem to Be My Day”, “She”, “I’m Not Your Steppin’ Stone”, “Auntie Grizelda”, and “Saturday’s Child”.