Calendar of Events

July 23, 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: July 23, 2014 10:30 am
End: July 23, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Tiny Tales

Traditional story time.

Start: July 23, 2014 10:30 am
End: July 23, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Books and Boogie

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

Start: July 23, 2014 10:00 am
End: July 23, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

July 22, 2014

Gear Up Your Summer–An AMARILLO READS in the Summer Program

Come explore art, literature and all things Steampunk! Costumes encouraged!

This is an AMARILLO READS Spark a Reaction teen program open those who have completed 5th grade.

Start: July 22, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 22, 2014 8:30 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 The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon.

Start: July 22, 2014 11:00 am
End: July 22, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Laugh and Learn

Start: July 22, 2014 10:00 am
End: July 22, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

July 21, 2014

Evening Story Time @ SW Branch

Start: July 21, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 21, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Words of Wonder

Research shows kids who attend library story times read earlier and are better prepared to start school! Join us at East Branch Library at 3:30.

Start: July 21, 2014 3:30 pm
End: July 21, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

Can We Build it? Yes, We Can! Rub Goldberg Machine Competition

Bring the whole family to this collaborative Rube Goldberg Machine workshop. Participant are welcome to bring in their own ideas and supplies, though some supplies will be available on site. From 7 to 8 P.M. we’ll have a viewing demonstration. Come check out the machines whether you built one or not!

Start: July 21, 2014 1:00 pm
End: July 21, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Books and Boogie

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

Start: July 21, 2014 10:00 am
End: July 21, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109