Calendar of Events

August 5, 2014

PJ Story Time

Come in your PJs for a bedtime story!

Start: August 5, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 30, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

August 6, 2014

Tiny Tales

The story time is for preschoolers and others!

Start: August 6, 2014 10:30 am
End: December 31, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

October 17, 2014

Trick or Treat–Library Style

Visit the Southwest Branch Library and choose a book, audiobook, or DVD from the selection of paper wrapped materials on display.  (You won’t know the identity of your selection until you get it home, but all choices are recommended by Library Staff in our BookNews Staff Picks e-newsletter.)   Return the entry form inside the book to be entered for a chance to win a prize!  The drawing will be held at 8 PM on Thursday, October 30 and the winner notified by phone.  Must be 18 years or older to participate, and only 1 “Trick or Treat” checkout allowed per day.  Books must remain wrapped until out of the library.  Some books contain an additional prize!

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

October 23, 2014

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: October 23, 2014
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

documentaria eclectica: a real-life film series

An Oscar winner for Best Documentary, The Cove is an impeccably crafted, suspenseful expose of the covert slaughter of dolphins in Japan.  Rated PG-13 – Runtime 92 minutes

Start: October 23, 2014 6:30 am
End: October 23, 2014 8:10 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Books and Boogie

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

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

Laugh and Learn Downtown

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

Laugh and Learn @ SW

Start: October 23, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 23, 2014 11:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

AMARILLO READS: Downtown Lunchtime Book Club

In cooperation with Amarillo College’s Common Reader project, our autumn AMARILLO READS book is Blue Hole Back Home by Joy Jordan-Lake. Join us to talk aout the book and make plans to meet the author November 11.

Start: October 23, 2014 12:15 pm
End: October 23, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

A Study in Sherlock Holmes –The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes: The Case of Laker, Absconded

Join us Thursdays in October for dramas based on detective novels by Conan Doyle’s contemporaries. Films start at 4, but come early for an investigation activity led by the Discovery Center!  Doors open at 3; activity begins at 3:30.

 

Start: October 23, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 23, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106