Calendar of Events

September 25, 2014

A Study in Sherlock: Downtown Lunchtime Book Club

As part of our autumn celebration of the Great Detective, we’ll discuss the first book in this popular mystery series featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes, The Beekeeper’s Apprentice, (or On the Segregation of the Queen) by Laurie R. King.

Start: September 25, 2014 12:15 pm
End: September 25, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

A Study in Sherlock–documentaria eclectica: a real-life film series

How Sherlock Changed the World

The Sherlock Holmes character had a profound effect on the modern detective story, but her revolutionized real-life criminal investigations as well. Join us for a look at how the Sherlock Holmes stories impacted criminal inquiry and forensic techniques. Not rated. Runtime 120 minutes. Presented in partnership with Panhandle PBS.

Start: September 25, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 25, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

September 26, 2014

Laugh and Learn

We offer two sessions of Laugh and Learn on Friday! 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.

Start: September 26, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 26, 2014 5:00 pm
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: September 26, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 26, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Knitting 101

Learn to cast on, do the knit stitch, and bind off in this two-hour class. Friends of the Amarillo Public Library provides yarn and knitting needles!  Class is free, but space is limited and registration required.

Must be 15 or older to attend. Call 381-7931 to register.

Start: September 26, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

September 29, 2014

Books and Boogie

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

Start: September 29, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 29, 2014 10:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

YA Book Club for Adults of All Ages

YA literature isn’t just for teens anymore–in fact, adults over 18 account for the majority of YA book purchases. Come join us to learn why readers of all ages love YA literature. Call Carmel at 359-2035 for more information.

 

Start: September 29, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 29, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Laugh and Learn

Start: September 29, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 29, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

September 30, 2014

Books and Boogie

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

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

Laugh and Learn

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