Calendar of Events

May 10, 2014

Adult Mother/Daughter Book Club

This is a book club for adult women: bring your mother, daughter, sister, or a friend who’s just like family! This month’s selections are Unbroken and Seabiscuit  by Laura Hillenbrand. Call Donna at 359-2035 for more information.

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

May 9, 2014

Inspirational Book Club

This month’s selection is The Shepherd’s Song  by Betsy Duffey. Call Kay at 359-2035 for more information.

Start: May 9, 2014 9:30 am
End: May 9, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

May 8, 2014

Speed Dating a Book

Share your favorite book with other readers in 5 minute conversations.

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

May 5, 2014

Family Fun Night: Cinco de Mayo

Bring the whole family for a fun evening of activities including a story, craft and lots of fun board and card games!

Start: May 5, 2014 6:30 pm
End: May 5, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

May 3, 2014

Saturday Craft Day for Kids–Star Wars Style

Join us for awesome Star Wars crafts! The Friends of the Amarillo Public Library provide the supplies, you provide the awesomeness!

Start: May 3, 2014 1:00 pm
End: May 3, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

May 1, 2014

Teen Craft Night–Star Wars Style

Open to ages 13-19, Teen Craft Night invites teens to visit the library and be creative with cool craft projects. Friends of the Amarillo Public Library provides the supplies–you provide the awesomeness!

Start: May 1, 2014 5:00 pm
End: May 1, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

April 29, 2014

AMARILLO READS: An Evening with Anne Hillerman

Join us for a conversation with the author of Spider Woman’s Daughter. Coffee and book signing to follow.

Start: April 29, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 29, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts
Address:
United States

April 26, 2014

AMARILLO READS: Sacred Objects to Art Objects

Michael Grauer, Curator of Art & Western Heritage for Panhandle Plains Historical Museum, talks about Navajo art and culture, and the struggle to protect sacred artifacts from becoming mere art objects of curiosities.

Start: April 26, 2014 11:00 am
End: April 26, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Create a Scarf

Learn how to make new trendy scarves. Open to teens ages 13-19.

Start: April 26, 2014 10:00 am
End: April 26, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

March 29, 2014

Easter PJ Storytime

This program will include a visit from the Easter Bunny, so bring your camera. We will have activities and eggs.

Start: March 29, 2014 7:00 pm
End: March 29, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106