Calendar of Events

August 10, 2015

Books and Boogie

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

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

The Goodnight-Loving Trail

Join Ranger Suzanne Garcia with the Capulin Volcano National Monument to learn more about the natural history of the region and some of the people who helped shape the Southwest! In this program we’ll learn about the partnership between Charles Goodnight and Oliver Loving and check out some real cowboy gear!

Start: August 10, 2015 3:00 pm
End: August 10, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

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 PM.

Start: August 10, 2015 3:30 pm
End: August 10, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

August 11, 2015

Laugh and Learn @ SW

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

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

Teen book Club

This month’s selection is Adaptation by Malinda Lo. Join us for a book discussion and cool craft.

Start: August 11, 2015 3:00 pm
End: August 11, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

Dust in the Wind

Suzanne Garcia with the Capulin Volcano National Monument is back–this time with a lesson about the causes and origins of the Dust Bowl and how to prevent another one.

Start: August 11, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 11, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

August 12, 2015

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: August 12, 2015 10:30 am
End: August 12, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Pollinators

Ranger Suzanne Garcia from the Capulin Volcano National Monument teaches us about the crucial role pollinators play in the food supply. Learn about hummingbirds and other pollinators and how scientists trap and tag birds in order to understand them better.

Start: August 12, 2015 3:00 pm
End: August 12, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

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: August 12, 2015 4:00 pm
End: August 12, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

August 13, 2015

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 13, 2015
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106