Calendar of Events

November 22, 2014

Adult Mother/Daughter Book Club

An adult women’s book club—bring your mother, sister, or friend—or come on your own for good conversation about great books! This month’s selection is Help for the Haunted by John Searles.

Start: November 22, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 22, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

November 20, 2014

Downtown Lunchtime Book Club

The Club is meeting a week early this month. This month’s selection is The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult.

Start: November 20, 2014 12:15 pm
End: November 20, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

November 19, 2014

Amarillo Great Books Club

A continuing discussion of  Conscience by Immanuel Kant.

Start: November 19, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 19, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

November 18, 2014

Speculators: A Sci-Fi Book Club

This month’s selection is 2001: a Space Odyssey  by Arthur C. Clarke.

Start: November 18, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 18, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Books to Broadway Concert: Broadway Bios!

A free concert of songs from Broadway shows based on real people!  Join us for music from shows like Annie Get Your Gun, Evita, and The King and I.  Produced by Dr. Robert Hansen, Director, WTAMU School of Music.  Doors open at six with complimentary coffee and desserts, cash bar, and silent auction.  The show begins at seven.  Sponsorship opportunities available.  Call 378-3051 or email Stacy.Yates@amarillolibrary.org for more information.

Start: November 18, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 18, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Civic Center Heritage Room
Address:
401 S. Buchanan, Amarillo, TX, United States

Fourth Tuesday Book Club

This month’s selection is Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston. Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Fourth Tuesday Group is meeting on the 3rd Tuesday this month.

Start: November 18, 2014 11:00 am
End: November 18, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

November 14, 2014

Friends of the Amarillo Public Library Book Sale–FRIENDS ONLY NIGHT

The final sale of 2014 is a Bargain Sale–books are just $3 per bag! This special After-Hours sale is open only to Friends members.

Start: November 14, 2014 6:30 pm
End: November 14, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

November 12, 2014

HER STORY Story Time

Join us 2nd Wednesdays this fall for special Story Times on women artists. In November, we’ll learn about Georgia O’Keefe, and have an artistic activity provided by the Amarillo Museum of Art’s CELEBRATING HER Project.

Start: November 12, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 12, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

November 11, 2014

Afternoon Adventures

Start: November 11, 2014 4:00 pm
End: November 11, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Twisted Tales Club

Come listen to an original fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, then watch a movie inspired by the story and take part in a discussion! Suitable for ages 11-15.

Start: November 11, 2014 4:00 pm
End: November 11, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107