Calendar of Events

December 30, 2014

Downtown Abbey

Join us for a special preview screening of the first hour of Season 5 of Downton Abbey on Masterpiece.  Doors open (and late afternoon tea is served) at 6 PM, and the screening begins at 6:30.  Special Thanks to Panhandle PBS for inviting Amarillo Public Library to be part of this advance screening event.

Start: December 30, 2014 8:00 am
End: December 30, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

December 29, 2014

Last Monday YA Lit Club (for Young Adults of All Ages)

This month’s selection is Dragon’s Oath by P.C. Cast.

Start: December 29, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 29, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

December 25, 2014

Libraries Closed

All library locations closed in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Date: December 25, 2014

December 20, 2014

TEEN EVENT: Create a Scarf

Learn how to create a fashionable scarf to keep for yourself or give as a gift. All materials provided by the Friends of the Amarillo Library.

Start: December 20, 2014 10:00 am
End: December 20, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Adult Mother/Daughter Book Club

A book club for adult women—bring your mother, sister, or friend—or come on your own for good conversation about great books!  Murder for Christmas has also been published under the titles, Hercule Poirot’s Christmas and  A Holiday for Murder.

Start: December 20, 2014 10:00 am
End: December 20, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

December 18, 2014

Downtown Lunchtime Book Club

The DLBC meets a week early this month. Whether it’s a poem, picture book, or full length novel, come tell us about your favorite story for this time of year!

Start: December 18, 2014 12:15 pm
End: December 18, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

December 17, 2014

Amarillo Great Books Club

Civilization and its Discontent by Sigmund Freud is the selection for this meeting.

Start: December 17, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 17, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Chapter Book Club

We continue reading The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket.

Start: December 17, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 17, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

December 16, 2014

Speculators: A Sci-Fi Book Club

As a holiday treat, join us for a screening of the very first episode of the hit Sci-Fi series, Babylon 5, and help select our January book.

Start: December 16, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 16, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Fourth Tuesday Book Club

This month’s selection is Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris. Because of the holidays, the Fourth Tuesday Book Group will meet on the 3rd Tuesday!

Start: December 16, 2014 11:00 am
End: December 16, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109