Home Reference Hot Titles Databases News & Weather Calendar Directory About Us Event Photos
Search our Catalog:  

Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 20% / Sat: 0% / Sun: 0%.

  90 °

Doppler Radar |  Pollen Count |  Video Forecasts |  Weekend Weather Forecast |  10-Day Forecast

Find us Online!!
We are back to school with lots of great tools for students. Databases that prep for the ACT? Programs that teach foreign languages? Tutoring services online for homework help? PLUS---We are OPEN late each Tuesday until 8:00! Come find us at Facebook and stay up to date on upcoming events!
The Beacon Bulletin
Click here for this month's Beacon Bulletin newsletter. Click Here
Library LATE Hours
Beginning in September 2012, the library will offer late hours for the school year on Tuesdays. Free homework help will be provided through www.homeworkla.org. The Tuesday Library Hours will be 5:00-8:00!
Become a Fan on Facebook
Become a fan of the Union Parish Library on Facebook and get daily status updates on activities.
Friends of the Union Public Library
Are you interested in becoming a "Friends of the Library" member? If you would like to learn more, review the Friends fact sheet. Click Here If you are interested in joining, click below for a membership application. Click Here
Internet Use Policy
Please preview the Internet Use Policy. Computer users that do not follow guidelines in policy will be restricted from computer use. Click Here

Retire in Union Parish

Fight Fraud Hotline

On the Calendar:  Tuesday, 9/30/2014
BOOKMOBILE OUTREACH: Union Parish Elementary 10:00-3:00 (1st & 2nd Grade) Calendar

Entertainment
News provided by MSNBC
'Bachelorette' Ashley Hebert welcomes baby boy with J.P. Rosenbaum

Another baby for "Bachelor" nation!Ashley Hebert and J.P. Rosenbaumwelcomed their first child, son Fordham Rhys Rosenbaum, on Tuesday, the reality stars confirm exclusively toUs Weekly."Both mom and baby are doing great and we are so so happy to welcome little Fordy to the world!!!" Rosenbaum told Us. "Cutest little baby on the planet!






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:03:46 GMT
Aretha Franklin covers Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep,' but who did it best?

When 26-year-old Adele found fame with her classic soul and R&B sound, she followed in the footsteps of the greats who came before her. And when it comes to the genre, they don't get much greater than Aretha Franklin.Now it's Franklin who's following Adele sort of.






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:13:35 GMT
Should you see Gone Girl? From Affleck to Fincher, 4 reasons to buy a ticket

If advance buzz is any indication, scores of film fans will head to see Gone Girl this weekend.






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:58:23 GMT
Amy Grant performs new song Welcome Yourself








Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:50:54 GMT
Stars they're just like us! Dad Ben Affleck is as sick of 'Frozen' as you are

Stars really are just like us! Ben Affleck revealed on "The Tonight Show" Monday that his daughters, like so many kids in America, are huge fans of "Frozen" and its Oscar-winning hit "Let It Go." And their affection for the flick has rubbed off on his toddler son, Samuel."He's all like, 'Papa, can I watch "Frozen"?' and I'm like, 'No, dude!






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:38:36 GMT
Tyler Perry excited about baby, but not delivery room: 'Pray for me on that'

Tyler Perry is thrilled about becoming a dad for the first time, but the actor-writer-director isn't quite as excited about the prospect of watching his baby come into the world.Perry stopped by TODAY Tuesday and told pal Tamron Hall that he's happy to go to Lamaze classes with girlfriend Gelila Bekele, but as for joining her in the delivery room? "I don't know," he said.

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:45:00 GMT
Ready for a new Pharrell Williams video? This is 'It Girl'

If new music from Pharrell Williams makes you happy, then the worldwide debut of a new music video from the pop star should make you even happier.Williams offered a sneak peek of "It Girl" during an appearance on TODAY Tuesday morning, and the entire video is now available to watch here.






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:18:00 GMT
Greg Brady is 60! Here are 7 1970s heartthrobs, then and now

Barry Williams, who will forever be Greg "Johnny Bravo" Brady to the now-grown '70s kids who crushed on him back in the day, turns 60 on Tuesday.To put that in perspective, in just one year, he'll be as old as Vincent Price was when he played the creepily paranoid archaeologist who held the "Brady Bunch" boys hostage in Hawaii.






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:01:08 GMT
George Clooney, Amal Alamuddin a picture of perfection in first wedding photo

Catapulting to the top of the must-see list in the world of celebrity nuptials, the first photos have been unveiled from the wedding of George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin.People magazine reveals, with a new cover and "25 exclusive, intimate photos," all the "romantic details" from Saturday's star-studded and intimate event in Venice, Italy.






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT
Watch Lady Antebellum make dream come true for music teacher in week of surprises

Lady Antebellum is taking flight this week with its new album "747" and the Grammy Award-winning group is bringing a very special concert to TODAY Tuesday.Sticking with the theme of "747", the group is giving back to their fans with "7For7" a weeklong campaign in which the band will travel across the country to surprise and fulfill seven wishes for seven fans in seven days.






Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:27:13 GMT
2014 NBCNews.com