Calendar of Events

April 5, 2015

Libraries Closed

All Amarillo Public Library locations will be closed in observance of Easter.

Date: April 5, 2015

April 1, 2015

Amarillo Great Books Club

The selection for this meeting is Antigone by Sophocles.

Start: April 1, 2015 5:30 pm
End: April 1, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

National Poetry Month/Buildup to Poem-in-Your-Pocket Day!

April is National Poetry Month and Thursday, April 30 is National Poem-in-Your-Pocket Day! Visit the Downtown Library throughout April to discover poems in pockets all over the library and find a perfect poem for your pocket!

Date: April 1, 2015
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

March 5, 2015

No Second Laugh and Learn at NW today

Due to scheduling logistics, the 11:30 session of Laugh and Learn is cancelled.

Date: March 5, 2015

March 16, 2015

TEEN EVENT: Go With the Flow!

Come make your way through our giant interactive flow chart! Answer questions and take part in different activities (card games, poster making, anime viewing, manga reading, book finding, and a sticky-note art show) depending on your answers! Open to middle and high school students.

Start: March 16, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 16, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

March 30, 2015

Last Monday YA Lit Club (for Young Adults of All Ages)

Start: March 30, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Speed Dating a Book!

Share favorite books & authors–and get ideas for books you might enjoy–when you exchange book suggestions with other reader in five-minute conversations. Doors open at 6 PM and the conversations start promptly at 6:30!

Start: March 30, 2015 6:30 pm
End: March 30, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

March 28, 2015

Amarillo Anime Club

Amarillo Anime Club is for teenagers up to age 19 who love manga, anime and all things geeky, nerdy, and cool!

Start: March 28, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

TAG–Amarillo Public Library’s Teen Advisory Group

TAG is open to middle & high school students interested in having a voice in Library materials and activities.

Start: March 28, 2015 1:30 pm
End: March 28, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

READ to SUCCEED Tutor Training

Volunteer Tutors are the backbone of READ to SUCCEED. If you can spend a few hours training–acquiring the skills needed to help an adult learn to read–and commit to one or two hours each week working with a dedicated student, you can change one person’s life and make our community a better place!

Start: March 28, 2015 9:30 am
End: March 28, 2015 12:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101