Calendar of Events

July 23, 2015

Downtown Lunchtime Book Club

This month’s selection is Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen.

Start: July 23, 2015 12:15 pm
End: July 23, 2015 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Genealogy in July–The Orphan Train

This class covers the late 19th/early 20th century journeys of orphaned children from crowded eastern cities to the rural Midwest

Start: July 23, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 23, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

July 22, 2015

Super Hero STEAM: Robotics!

Bring the whole family and build fantastic robots using simple motors and basic materials. All materials provided.

Start: July 22, 2015 6:00 pm
End: July 22, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

July 21, 2015

Superhero Me!

Sidewalk chalk, temporary tattoos, a photo booth–everything you need to create your super hero alter ego!

Start: July 21, 2015 6:00 pm
End: July 21, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

July 11, 2015

Puppy Tales

A fun, low-pressure opportunity for kids to practice reading skills by reading aloud to dogs.

Start: July 11, 2015 11:00 am
End: July 11, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

July 9, 2015

Dinosaur Club

Join us for dinosaur stories and crafts. Suitable for ages 6-10.

Start: July 9, 2015 4:00 pm
End: July 9, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

July 7, 2015

Mary Poppins Sidewalk Chalk

As part of Amarillo Opera’s Mary Poppins Sidewalk Chalk Competition, artists are creating pop-up chalk exhibits all over Amarillo, and today is the East Branch’s turn. Come see the art and create some sidewalk chalk art of your own.

Start: July 7, 2015 12:00 pm
End: July 7, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

July 20, 2015

Superhero Science

We’ll explore how superheroes use or overcome the science of flight, magnetism, gravity, and more!

Start: July 20, 2015 7:00 pm
End: July 20, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

July 18, 2015

Haunted Amarillo

Local ghost hunters explain what they do and identify haunted spots in Amarillo.

Start: July 18, 2015 3:00 pm
End: July 18, 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: July 18, 2015 11:00 am
End: July 18, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106