The Library's Budget Committee, as authorized by the Board of Control, will hold a public hearing at 6:10 PM on Monday, Nov 29 at the DeRidder branch to hear comment on the Library's proposed budget for fiscal year 2022. A copy of this proposal is available for review at the DeRidder branch during all open hours until the public hearing. A budget committee meeting will immediately follow the hearing. Click here for the full agenda.
Making its home in the old Kansas City Southern Train Depot at 120 South Washington Avenue in DeRidder, Louisiana, the Beauregard Parish Museum serves to preserve and celebrate the history of this area.
Housed with the Beauregard Parish Museum is the delightful Lois Loftin Doll Museum, featuring over 3,000 antique and collector's dolls.
Site of an 18th Centry Coushatta Indian village, Merryville lies along the old Sabine Trace that connected the Spanish colonial provinces of Texas and Louisiana. The Museum displays artifacts from village to homesteading through the Civil War and more recent history.
DeRidder Civic Center -The First Off-Base USO in the US.