Spring Break!

The Ross Pendergraft Library is going on spring break!  At least for a few extra hours during the week.  Here's the schedule for our reduced hours during spring break: Saturday, March 16th - CLOSED Sunday, March 17th - CLOSED Monday, March … [Continue reading]

Monday Night – The Rabbi and the Civil Rights Movement

Join us Monday night, March 11th, at 7:00 P.M. in RPL 300B for a look back at the struggle for Civil Rights in Arkansas from professor of history and author, Dr. James Moses.  Dr. Moses’s latest book, Just and Righteous Causes: Rabbi Ira Sanders and t … [Continue reading]

Going Old School

Get your hands on history here at the Ross Pendergraft Library as we host a special series called Echoes of the River Valley, aimed at exploring the culture and the craft of our local past.  Join us for music, dancing, sewing, and spinning all s … [Continue reading]

Time Travel with Dr. Stanley Lombardo

Saddle up for an adventure through time and space with author and professor of English, Dr. Stanley Lombardo, as we welcome him February 11th at 7:00 P.M. in the Ross Pendergraft Library, room 300B, as part of our Second Monday Author Series. Dr. … [Continue reading]

New Year, New Library

Welcome to 2019 at RPL!  While the librarians have not yet been replaced by Alexa or replicants, we have been making changes to welcome the new year with improvements to the collections and services. Shrinking Print Journals—Growing Online Jo … [Continue reading]

End of Semester Wrap-up

This holiday season, the Ross Pendergraft Library has your next book or DVD check-out all wrapped up.   Come to the first floor to check-out our latest display featuring several mystery “Christmas-themed” library resources waiting for you to check out … [Continue reading]

Check out a book at the Human Library

This Thursday, Nov. 15th, check out more than a book from the library—check out a human book.  From 6:30 until 9:00, the Library will host its 3rd annual Human Library in RPL 300B.  This event is free and open to the public—all are welcome. The Hum … [Continue reading]

Hidden Gems on Monday, Nov. 12th

Join us at the Ross Pendergraft Library on November 12th, 7:00 P.M. in RPL 300B,  for a special presentation from local author, Nancy Dane where she will discuss the “Hidden Gems of History”—the unique, local, and strange events of the River Valley th … [Continue reading]

Gross Anatomy and Pretty Statistics

This November, test drive more database trials to dive deeper into the human body and the body of statistics. Visible Body Right now until Novemer 16th, explore the human body—inside and out—through the Visible Body databases.  These visual tools al … [Continue reading]

On Trial

This month, the Ross Pendergraft Library is trialing many new databases up for purchase consideration for next year.  Now is the time for you to test drive and give your feedback on the resources important to you. BizMiner – TRIAL EXPIRES OCT. 22 … [Continue reading]