Calendar of Events

August 29, 2014

Books and Boogie

A traditional story time that includes songs or stretches with activities to follow.

Start: August 29, 2014 10:00 am
End: August 29, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Laugh and Learn

We offer two sessions of Laugh and Learn on Friday! Come to either our 10:30 or 11:30 session!

This program is filled with music, finger play, and learning! Call 359-2035 for more information.

Start: August 29, 2014 8:00 am
End: August 29, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

August 28, 2014

documentaria eclectica: a real-life film series

Heard of WikiLeaks in the media? Wonder what it’s all about? Find out in this documentary film about Julian Assange, information age transparency, and our collective search for truth. Rated R–Runtime 130 minutes.

Start: August 28, 2014 6:30 pm
End: August 28, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Afternoon Mysteries Presents Alfred Hitchcock

Join us every Thursday afternoon in August to celebrate the 115th birthday of the Master of Suspense with a look at some of Hitchcock’s greatest movies. Call 359-2030 for more information.

 

Start: August 28, 2014 3:00 pm
End: August 28, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Downtown Lunchtime Book Club

This month’s selection is a A Study in Scarlett, the first event in A Study in Sherlock, our autumn celebration of the Great Detective!

Start: August 28, 2014 12:15 pm
End: August 28, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Laugh and Learn

Start: August 28, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 28, 2014 11:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Laugh and Learn

For many years Story Times were offered only at the Branch Libraries, but now there are  Story Times at the Downtown Library.  Laugh & Learn is especially for infants and toddlers.  For more information about Downtown Story Times, call 378-3089.

Start: August 28, 2014 10:30 am
End: August 28, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Laugh and Learn

Now we offer two sessions of Laugh and Learn on Thursday! Come to either our 10:30 or 11:30 session!

This program is filled with music, finger play, and learning! Call 359-2035 for more information.

Date: August 28, 2014
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

August 27, 2014

Songs and Stories

For many years Story Times were offered only at the Branch Libraries, but now there are opportunities to attend Story Times at the Downtown Library.   Songs & Stories is a Story Time for all ages—but particularly for pre-schoolers.  For more information about Downtown Story Times, call 378-3089.

Start: August 27, 2014 10:30 am
End: August 27, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

August 26, 2014

Fourth Tuesday Book Club

This month’s selection is  The Devil’s Arithmetic by Jane Yolen. This award-winning novel of the Holocaust is a modern classic which Kirkus reviews called, “triumphantly moving.” Join us for good conversation about a great book.

Start: August 26, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 26, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109