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story.lead_photo.caption Photo submitted Xyta Lucas of the Bella Vista Historical Museum gives a presentation on the History of Wonderland Cave to a packed house at the Bella Vista Public Library, the first program for the Summer Speaker Series.

Library Foundation

Help the Bella Vista Public Library Foundation expand the library. Your donation matters. Mail to Bella Vista Public Library Foundation, 11 Dickens Way, Bella Vista, AR 72714.

Library closed

The library will be closed on Wednesday, July 4. See us in the Patriot Parade!

Tommy Terrific's Rockin' Magic

Tommy Terrific is coming to perform some wacky musical magic. See what wonders he has in store for us this summer at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 5.

Teen Night Fridays

Friday, July 6 -- put your music skills to the test on Rock Star Night. Jam out with Guitar Hero and Rock Band, create awesome rock star accessories, and, of course, rock on! Be sure to grab the secret code for this event. This event starts at 5:30 p.m. Ages 12-17 only.

Friday, July 13 -- You've been learning how to be a rock star all summer long. Now it's time to put your skills to the test. Break out the props and costumes to put on the best show -- the performer who most impresses the audience wins! Whether you're performing or just want to watch, this will be a great show. Join us for Lip Sync Battle at 5:30 p.m. Friday, July 13.

Super Science NWA

Super Science Steve is going to take us on a wild journey through the science of music. What is sound? How do we hear music? Find out in this hilarious and fun science extravaganza at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 7.

Adult Speaker Series

Join presenters Pat Kirby and Mike Cleary on Monday, July 9, at 6 p.m. for a delightful look at music, Arkansas Style. Take a tour of the history and style of music in the region, as well as get a look at some of the instruments used in the area.

Family Game Night

The final Family Night of the summer will be Game Night! Get the family together for a trip to the library to play board games, card games, and even video games. Family Game Night begins at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 10.

Mobile Aquarium

Arkansas Fish and Game will be bringing one of its mobile aquariums to the library at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 11. Stop by and check out some of the amazing aquatic life that is native to our region.

JuggleWhatever's Lights, Circus, Music

Unicycles, hula hoops, twirling plates, oh my! JuggleWhatever is always an exciting show! Marvel at its amazing feats at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 12.


July's displays are provided by Mary Kennedy and The Bella Vista Wood Carvers Club. Anyone interested in displaying a collection should contact the library at 479-855-1753.

Floral Arrangement

July's floral arrangement was designed and provided by Vera Martin of the Bella Vista Garden Club. Each month, a member of the Bella Vista Garden Club creates an original floral design to be displayed for patron enjoyment.

Hours and website

Regular library hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, with weekend hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The Bella Vista Public Library is located just east of Town Center, off Lancashire Blvd. at 11 Dickens Place (Highway 340 East, turn at the Bella Vista Baptist Church). For further information on programs and services, please call 479-855-1753, or visit the Bella Vista Public Library website at, where you can find all of the library information you need.

Community on 07/04/2018

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