• Annual Carnival
  • Summer Reading Program *Registration is required*
  • Fall Festival CPL Fall Festival offers games, candy and a safe environment.
  • Friends of the Library Bake Sale
  • Christmas at the Library with music from local talent, Seasonal art from schools, a visit from Santa Claus Comedy and a reception.


Special Services
  • Free Genealogy assistance

Patrons can make an appointment with volunteers who will assist you in building your family tree. We also have a subscription to,

the leading genealogy database with tools that enable you to search records from all over the country.

  • Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Friends of the Library, in cooperation with the Ashley County United Fund and other community partners, offer all areas children under the age of 5,

a membership in the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program. Parents can sign their children up to receive one free book per month mailed directly

to the child until their fifth birthday. This is a free service.


  • Teen and Tween Zones

These library areas for our teens and tweens is safe and conductive to reading , entertainment, and socialization.

  • Free beginner iPad/iPhone classes

By appointment only

Contact: Dena Judge


  • Story Time

Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month.


Mission Statement.

The Public Library is the institution entrusted by society to provide its citizens with

the opportunity for lifelong learning, discovery and enjoyment. As such, the mission

of the Crossett Public Library is to make available to all people the broadest possible

range of ideas, knowledge, and information to accommodate both  popular interest and

scholarly research. In support of this mission, the Library acquires, organizes, houses,

preserves, and makes accessible materials in a variety of formats; develops services and

programs in anticipation of and in response to community needs; provides a trained staff

to facilitate and enhance the use of the library resources; and commits itself to the continual

improvement of its operations and services.


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