Calendar of Events

November 8, 2014

Amarillo Anime Club

Open to middle/high school youth ages 13 and up. Call 378-3089 for more info.

Start: November 8, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 8, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

TAG (Teen Advisory Group) Meeting

The Library’s Teen Advisory Group is open to middle/high school age youth. The group meets regularly to talk about great books, plan events, and generally have a great time. Call Youth services at 378-3089 for more info.

 

Start: November 8, 2014 1:30 pm
End: November 8, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

November 7, 2014

Inspirational Book Club

This month’s selection is Every Waking Moment by Chris Fabry. Call 355-2035 for more information.

Start: November 7, 2014 9:30 am
End: November 7, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

November 6, 2014

Meal Planning for Healthy Holidays

Join us to learn how to make healthier meals and discover healthy holiday recipes!  Presented by Amy Wagner, Family & Consumer Science Agent—Texas A&M AgriLife Extension.  Topics include Food Safety, Healthy Eating, Portion Control, Shopping & Budgeting, and Healthy Substitutions.

Start: November 6, 2014 3:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

November 5, 2014

Amarillo Great Books Club

This week’s selection is Conscience by Immanuel Kant.

Start: November 5, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 5, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

November 4, 2014

Dinosaur Club

Join us for dinosaur stories followed by dinosaur-themed activities! Suitable for ages 6-10.

Start: November 4, 2014 4:00 pm
End: November 4, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

November 3, 2014

Security Basics

This is the final meeting in a series of classes on how to protect yourself online. Each class stands alone, so don’t worry if you haven’t made it so far. Join us for the wrap up!

Start: November 3, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 3, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Family Fun Night

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

Start: November 3, 2014 6:30 pm
End: November 3, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

November 1, 2014

The Process: Writing and Publishing with author Margaret Bickers

Join Margaret Bickers, as she shares what she’s learned has learned in the process of writing and publishing both fiction and non-fiction.  Although not born in Amarillo, Margaret got here as soon as she could and has lived in the High Plains ever since—with intermittent detours to Georgia, Iowa, and northeast Kansas. Margaret’s most recent book is Red Water, Black Gold: The Canadian River in Texas 1920–1999, and she is also the author of four novels and multiple short story collections published under a pen name.

Start: November 1, 2014 4:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

November 8, 2014

Knitting 102

You’ll need to know how to cast on and do the knit stitch for this more advanced class.  Learn to purl, do yarn-overs, and knit two-together stitches. Bring your knitting needles and yarn!  Class is free, but space is limited and registration required. Must be 15 or older to attend. Call 342-1589 to register.

Start: November 8, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 8, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107