Calendar of Events

August 20, 2015

Color Your Art Out!

Coloring isn’t just for kids anymore! Studies show that coloring increases creativity, decreases stress, and in this age of electronic everything, it also improves fine motor skills. Come join us for a fun evening of grown-up coloring intended for patrons 16 and up.

Start: August 20, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 20, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

August 18, 2015

SPECULATORS: A Sci-Fi Book Club

This month’s selection is Willful Child by Steven Erikson.

Start: August 18, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 18, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

August 17, 2015

Konnichiwa Story Time

Join us for stories from Japan and some cool Japanese art projects including origami, brush paintings and calligraphy!

Start: August 17, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 17, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

August 15, 2015

MR (Men Reading) Book Club

This month’s selection is Seldom Disappointed by Tony Hillerman.

Start: August 15, 2015 3:00 pm
End: August 15, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

The Women’s Book Club

This month’s selection is Cattle Kate by Jana Bommersbach.

Start: August 15, 2015 11:00 am
End: August 15, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

August 14, 2015

Lobo the Wolf

Learn about Lobo and the trackers who tried to catch him!

Start: August 14, 2015 4:00 pm
End: August 14, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

August 13, 2015

Dinosaur Club–I Lava Volcanoes

Learn how volcanoes are formed from Suzanne Garcia with the Capulin Volcano National Monument and stay after for some cool experiments!

Start: August 13, 2015 4:00 pm
End: August 13, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

August 12, 2015

Pollinators

Ranger Suzanne Garcia from the Capulin Volcano National Monument teaches us about the crucial role pollinators play in the food supply. Learn about hummingbirds and other pollinators and how scientists trap and tag birds in order to understand them better.

Start: August 12, 2015 3:00 pm
End: August 12, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

August 11, 2015

Teen book Club

This month’s selection is Adaptation by Malinda Lo. Join us for a book discussion and cool craft.

Start: August 11, 2015 3:00 pm
End: August 11, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

Dust in the Wind

Suzanne Garcia with the Capulin Volcano National Monument is back–this time with a lesson about the causes and origins of the Dust Bowl and how to prevent another one.

Start: August 11, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 11, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106