Calendar of Events

September 8, 2015

Out of This World Story Time

Prepare for launch! We’ll explore the solar system through stories, arts, and crafts!

Start: September 8, 2015 7:00 pm
End: September 8, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

Web Workshops: Discover Zinio

Create a Zinio account and enjoy reading the latest and most popular magazines for free on your computer screen or tablet.

Start: September 8, 2015 7:00 pm
End: September 8, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

September 9, 2015

Books and Boogie

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

Start: September 9, 2015 10:00 am
End: September 9, 2015 10:30 am
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: September 9, 2015 4:00 pm
End: September 9, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

September 10, 2015

Entry Drop-off for an Altered Books Exhibit

Drop off your creations to be included in our Altered States of Bookishness—An Altered Books Exhibit.   Artwork accepted from 9 AM to 8 PM on Thursday and Monday, from 9 AM to 5 PM on Friday and Saturday, and from 2 to 5 PM on Sunday.

Start: September 10, 2015
End: September 14, 2015

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

Songs and Stories

Research shows kids who attend library story times read earlier and are better prepared to start school! Join us at the North Branch on from 10:30-11:00.

Start: September 10, 2015 10:30 am
End: September 10, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

History Lunches: Some of My Heroes are Ladies

Bring your own lunch and join us Thursdays in September for a look into some fascinating history topics!  This week, author and historian Louise Carroll George shares stories about life for women in the Texas Panhandle in the first part of the 20th Century.

Start: September 10, 2015 12:00 pm
End: September 10, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

September 11, 2015

Laugh and Learn @ SW

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

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

September 16, 2015

Books and Boogie

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

Start: September 16, 2015 10:00 am
End: September 16, 2015 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109