Calendar of Events

July 23, 2015

Downtown Lunchtime Book Club

This month’s selection is Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen.

Start: July 23, 2015 12:15 pm
End: July 23, 2015 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Laugh and Learn @ SW

Laugh and Learn Story Times are especially for infants and toddlers.

Start: July 23, 2015 11:00 am
End: July 23, 2015 11:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Downtown 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: July 23, 2015 10:30 am
End: July 23, 2015 11:00 am
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 23, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 23, 2015 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Genealogy in July–The Orphan Train

This class covers the late 19th/early 20th century journeys of orphaned children from crowded eastern cities to the rural Midwest

Start: July 23, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 23, 2015 12:00 pm
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: July 23, 2015
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

July 22, 2015

Chapter Book Club: The People of Sparks

Join us every Wednesday to read The People of Sparks by Jeanne DuPrau, the continuing story of The City of Ember!

 

Start: July 22, 2015 4:00 pm
End: July 22, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

Giant

The film Giant was ahead of its time, especially in its heroic portrayal of standing up to racial discrimination.  Giant was filmed in Marfa, Texas and stars Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, and James Dean.  Rated G – 3 hours, 21 minutes.

Start: July 22, 2015 1:00 pm
End: July 22, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Ready, Set, Read!

Research shows kids who attend library story times read earlier and are better prepared to start school! Join us at the Downtown Library for a fun story time!

Start: July 22, 2015 10:30 am
End: July 22, 2015 11:00 am
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 22, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 22, 2015 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109