Calendar of Events

March 16, 2015

What’s in a Name? Story Time

Join us for stories and crafts that explore the meaning of names! Learn about your name’s meaning and history, and create a beautiful work of art to celebrate your name!

Start: March 16, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

March 14, 2015

Calling All Book Peeps!

Show off your literary awesomeness by creating a Peeps diorama inspired by any book in our collection! Meet at the Southwest Branch to receive supplies and complete contest rules. You team of up to four people (each team must include one adult over age 18) will have until March 20 to design and build a Peep-tastic diorama with a Peeps-themed variation of the book title that inspired it. (For example, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Peep or Peep and Prejudice) Entries will be displayed at the Library from March 21 to April 18 while patrons try to match dioramas to titles. Participants receive a free membership to Friends of the Amarillo Public Library.

Start: March 14, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 14, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

The Women’s Book Club

This month’s selection is Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn.

Start: March 14, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 14, 2015 11:00 am

March 13, 2015

Inspirational Book Club

This month’s selection is The Nesting Place by Myquillyn Smith.

 

Start: March 13, 2015 9:30 am
End: March 13, 2015 10:30 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

March 10, 2015

Afternoon Adventures

Start: March 10, 2015 4:00 pm
End: March 10, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

March 5, 2015

Well Aware: Classes for Health and Wellness

Join us to learn the Healthy Habits of Lean Eaters!

Start: March 5, 2015 4:30 pm
End: March 5, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

March 4, 2015

Amarillo Great Books Club

The selection for this meeting is The Power of the Majority by Alexis de Tocqueville.

Start: March 4, 2015 5:30 pm
End: March 4, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Chapter Book Club–The City of Ember by Jeanne Duprau

Join us Wednesdays to discover whether Lina and Doon can save the citizens of Ember! Suitable for ages 7-11.

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

March 11, 2015

Chapter Book Club–The City of Ember by Jeanne Duprau

Join us Wednesdays to discover whether Lina and Doon can save the citizens of Ember! Suitable for ages 7-11.

Start: March 11, 2015 4:00 pm
End: March 11, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

March 18, 2015

Chapter Book Club–The City of Ember by Jeanne Duprau

Join us Wednesdays to discover whether Lina and Doon can save the citizens of Ember! Suitable for ages 7-11.

Start: March 18, 2015 4:00 pm
End: March 18, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107