Visit Main Library during

Rapides Reads

to view unique art pieces hand selected by AMoA

that correlate with the novel Frankenstein.

Kick-Off Party
September 28, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us on the third floor of the Alexandria International Airport to step back to the Regency Period where you will enjoy period food, dance lessons, and interactive displays about Mary Shelley and her family, her writing, the various versions of the Frankenstein monster and life during this period.

Tea Party with Mary Shelley
October 12, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us at the Kent Plantation House for a tea party with Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein. Registration required.          Contact 318-442-2483 for more information.

Frankenstein Discussion
October 10, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us at Westside Regional Library to discover the details and themes within Frankenstein as Dr. Gina Crawford discusses the novel.


Mary Shelley Discussion
October 17, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join Dr. Lillian Purdy at Westside Regional Library to learn about Mary Shelley and the life that led up to her classic novel Frankenstein.

Book Clubs

Various book clubs will discuss Frankenstein by Mary Shelley throughout September and October. 

Robertson Branch: September 30th, 2019, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Main Library: October 10th, 2019, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Boyce Branch: October 22nd, 2019, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

King Branch: October 28th, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Westside Regional Library: October 31st, 2019, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

2019. Rapides Parish Library.

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