To find out about programs and events for Roberts Library, Galleries at Library Square, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies and Encyclopedia of Arkansas, please visit CALS.org.

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CALS Roberts Library Research Room Bonus Saturday (September 25)

Join us this Saturday in the 2nd Floor Research Room (Roberts Library) for Bonus Saturday. We will be open from noon to 4pm and staff will be ready assist you with your genealogy questions and queries. Located at 401 President Clinton Ave., the Bobby L. Roberts Library of Arkansas History & Art is a branch of the Central Arkansas Library System and promotes Arkansas history and culture.
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Sean Fitzgibbons – “What Follows Is True: Crescent Hotel”

CALS Butler Center for Arkansas Studies Presents LEGACIES & LUNCH

Speaker: Sean Fitzgibbons

What Follows Is True: Crescent Hotel is an upcoming work of documentary-style graphic nonfiction exploring the true stories surrounding the Crescent Hotel’s strange and tragic two years as the Baker Hospital,

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CANCELED: Finding Family Facts (October 11)

FINDING FAMILY FACTS is canceled for October. All CALS buildings will be closed Monday, October 11 for a STAFF TRAINING DAY.

The Butler Center offers a beginner’s genealogy class the second Monday of every month, taught by Rhonda Stewart, the Butler Center’s local history and genealogy expert. Participants will learn how to use online databases and city directories,

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Finding Family Facts (November 8)

The Butler Center offers a beginner’s genealogy class the second Monday of every month, taught by Rhonda Stewart, the Butler Center’s local history and genealogy expert. Participants will learn how to use online databases and city directories, as well as how to archive family documents. Jump-start your genealogy research with this fun and creative way to learn about the past.

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