Free Tax Preparation

VITA Free Tax Preparation Co-sponsored by Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and the Internal Revenue Service, this program offers free tax preparation for 2015. Bring tax documents and documentation for deductions and credits along with a copy of last year's tax return and Social Security cards for yourself, spouse, and dependents. More complicated returns will not be processed. One-on-one sessions will be held throughout the months of January, February, March, and April. For more … [Read more...]

Fall in Love With Your Library

As the world celebrated Valentine’s Day earlier this month, a couple of questions comes to mind: Do the residents of Livingston parish love their local libraries? Is the library important to them? Here is what some of our patrons have recently said about their love of the library. I love Livingston Parish Library because it has the cleanest facilities, have the most awesome activities for all ages, provides assistance to tech-challenged adults, and has the most helpful employees in any … [Read more...]

Hot Reads: February 2014

February's hot reads are here! Check out our book lists below and see which titles and authors are the most popular this month. Click any list to view more information, including book reviews and links to titles on our online catalog. BookLetters Lists Top Fiction Titles for Adults Top Fiction Authors for Adults Top Fiction Titles for Teens Top Fiction Authors for Teens Top Fiction Titles for Children Top Fiction Authors for Children … [Read more...]

Read to Reel Trivia Contest

Hollywood has found some of its greatest inspiration in books. The Denham Springs-Walker Branch celebrates books and movies inspired by books the entire month of February with a display and an exciting trivia contest! Stop by the adult reference desk any time this month to answer a trivia question. If you answer the question correctly, you are entered in our weekly prize drawing. Patrons can answer one question per day. Prizes will be drawn each Friday: February 7, February 14, February 21, … [Read more...]

Resolution to Reality

Virtually everyone strives to lead a more fulfilling, purposeful life. Each year we make New Year’s resolutions to do exciting things and to better ourselves. Making resolutions is an easy task; staying on course is a different story. Whether you would like to learn a new language, become a successful entrepreneur, learn how to program a computer, take on a new hobby, or stay fit, Livingston Parish Library has a plethora of online resources to help your achieve your goals. New … [Read more...]