Welcome to the Imboden Library!

Welcome to the Bobbie Jean Memorial Library website. Take a look around!
The Bobbie Jean Memorial Library is a branch of the Lawrence County Library. We are located at 102 Hendrix Street in Imboden, Ar. 72434. Library Phone or Fax – 870-869-2093
Hours of Operation are as follows- Monday’s we are open from 10:00- 5:00, Tuesday, Thursday,and Friday we are open from 12:00-5:00, and Saturday 9:00-12:00.

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Libri Grant and Friends of the Library Provide New Books

The Bobbie Jean Memorial Library in Imboden is pleased to be the recipient of 85 new books for the children section of the library with a grant from the Libri Foundation and donations from the Imboden Friends of the Library. 66 children’s  books and an additional 19 children’s books added to the math/science collection. The books range from pre-k to young adult. Library manager Vicky Mitchell stated that this helped to grow the children’s collection immensely.

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FOL 2015 Pancake Breakfast

The Imboden Friends of the Library have scheduled the annual Pancake Breakfast to raise funds for the Bobbie Jean Memorial Library in Imboden. The breakfast will be held on Saturday, April 11th from 7:00 am to 10:00 am at the First United Methodist Church in Imboden.

The Friends of the Library are a group of volunteers who work on behalf of the library to provide additional books and equipment.
Winners of the Friends of the Library Art Contest held at local schools will be honored at the Pancake Breakfast by receiving a free book from the Friends and one FREE breakfast. All winning entries will be displayed at the breakfast .
The community is invited to help support the local library and honoring the art contest winners by attending. The cost of the breakfast will be by donation.
Membership to the Friends of the Library group is open to all individuals who are interested in promoting our local library. Individuals may join the organization at the Pancake Breakfast by paying $1.00 in dues. By joining, you are showing your support for the Imboden library.

The breakfast will be held in the basement of the Imboden First United Methodist church and signs will mark the entrance. The basement is handicap accessible.
All donations are appreciated.

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Christmas at the Library 2014

The Friends of the Library Christmas party will be Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at the Bobbie Jean Memorial Library in Imboden. The party begins at 3:00 p.m. and will end at 4:30 p.m.

Parents bring your child to enjoy holiday refreshments, visit with Santa, and each child will receive a free book. Children ages 2-12 years old are welcome to attend. The Friends of the Library use this opportunity to promote reading in our community.

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New Titles Available @ the Library!

Fiction Titles and Paperbacks:

Bandit’s Trail by Max Brand

Valley of the Gun by Ralph Cotton

World War Z by Max Brooks

The Storm by Clive Cussler

One Summer by David Baldacci

A Revelation in Autumn by Wanda E. Brunstetter

After Earth story by Will Smith (based on the screenplay)

The Night is Watching by Heather Graham

12th of Never by James Patterson

Juvenile and Children’s Titles:

Vote by Gary Paulsen

Like Bug Juice on a Burger by Julie Sternberg

The Summer Prince by Alaya Dawn Johnson

Follow Follow by Marilyn Singer

Stronger than Steel by Bridget Heos.

 

These are just a few new titles that are available at the library!

Come by and see us and check one out!

 

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Closed for Memorial Holiday

The Bobbie Jean Memorial Library will be CLOSED May 25-May 27, 2013 in honor of Memorial Weekend! Have a wonderful Holiday everyone!

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05/23/2013 · 5:11 pm

Dig Into Reading!

The 2013 Summer Reading Program @ the Bobbie Jean Memorial Library

Schedule:

June 10- Registration and Construction Fun @ 1:00 p.m.

June 17- Diggin’ Up Bones Puppet Show and Craft @ 1:00 p.m.

June 24- Old Davidsonville State Park @ 1:00 p.m.

July 8- Lake Charles State Park @ 1:00 p.m.

July 15- Old Davidsonville State Park @ 1:00 p.m.

July 22- End Party & Prizes @ 1:00 p.m.

For More information, call the library @ 869-2093

We Hope to see you there!

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05/17/2013 · 9:49 pm

New Titles for April 2013

Here is just a sampling of our NEW additions to the Bobbie Jean Memorial Library this month.
Happy Reading!

Fiction
A Casual Vacancy -J.K. Rowling
The Round House- Louise Erdrich
Flight Behavior- Barbara Kingsolver
The Kingmaker’s Daughter- Phillippa Gregory
Romance
The Wanderer- Robyn Carr
And Then She Fell- Stephanie Laurens
Sand Castle Bay- Sheryl Woods
Christian Fiction
The Chance- Karen Kingsbury
A Cowboy at Heart- Lori Copeland
The Guardian-Beverly Lewis

Juvenile
Lullaby- Amanda Hocking
Mind Games- Kiersten White
Case File 13 Zombie Kid- J. Scott Savage

DVD
Downtown Abbey- Season 1
Downtown Abbey- Season 2
Downtown Abbey- Season 3

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