Don’t miss your opportunity to prepare for the ACT test at the Ascension Parish Library! The library will administer a free practice ACT tests on the following dates: Saturday, October 5, at the Galvez location, and Saturday, October 19 at the Dutchtown location. All practice tests are courtesy of Princeton Review of Baton Rouge. Practice tests start at 9:00 AM and last approximately 4 hours. Space is limited, and registration is required. Those students interested should register by calling any location of the Ascension Parish Library beginning on August 1. Remember to bring your calculators to the test!
If you love crafting with your little ones, come to Ascension Parish Library and celebrate fall at our Make and Take: Paint a Pumpkin program. We’ll provide mini pumpkins, paint, glitter, and more so you can let your imagination run wild to create the perfect decoration for fall. We’ll provide disposable aprons, but things may still get messy, so please dress accordingly. This program is open to children of all ages.
Our Make and Take: Paint a Pumpkin program will take place on Saturday, October 12 at our Donaldsonville and Dutchtown locations, and on Saturday, October 19 at our Gonzales and Galvez locations. Pumpkins will be available to make and take from 9:00 a.m. through 11:30 a.m.; simply stop by at the time that is most convenient for you. For more information on this program, please contact Ascension Parish Library in Donaldsonville at 473-8052, in Gonzales at 647-3955, in Galvez at 622-3339, or in Dutchtown at 673-8699.
Make connections and create machines with easy and swappable circuit boards! Explore circuitry safely with littleBits® and unleash your inner engineer! All littleBits® components must stay at the library for future programs, so feel free to bring a camera if you want to record all of the fun.
littleBits is scheduled in Donaldsonville for Saturday, October 19, at 10:30 AM. This program is designed for children in grades 2 and above, younger children may need assistance from a parent or older sibling. For more information, please call Ascension Parish Library in Donaldsonville at 473-8052, in Dutchtown at 673-8699, in Galvez at 622-3339, or in Gonzales at 647-3955.