Calendar of Events

July 8, 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: July 8, 2015 10:30 am
End: July 8, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

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 8, 2015 1:00 pm
End: July 8, 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: July 8, 2015 4:00 pm
End: July 8, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

July 9, 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: July 9, 2015
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 9, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 9, 2015 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Genealogy in July–Native American Genealogy

This four week class hits on some specialized genealogy topics and begins with a look at how to discover and document your Native American roots. Class is free, but registration is required. Call 378-3049 for more information and to register.

Start: July 9, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 9, 2015 12:00 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 9, 2015 11:00 am
End: July 9, 2015 11:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Dinosaur Club

Join us for dinosaur stories and crafts. Suitable for ages 6-10.

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

July 10, 2015

Laugh and Learn @ SW

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

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

July 11, 2015

Puppy Tales

A fun, low-pressure opportunity for kids to practice reading skills by reading aloud to dogs.

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