Calendar of Events

August 27, 2016

YAK AND YARN CLUB

This is a make-and-take program for ages 12 and up.  Materials needed to be determined.

Start: August 27, 2016 3:00 pm
End: August 27, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

PUPPY TALES

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

Start: August 27, 2016 11:00 am
End: August 27, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

August 26, 2016

Laugh and Learn @ SW

Laugh and Learn Story Times are especially for infants and toddlers.

Start: August 26, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 26, 2016 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

August 25, 2016

DOWNTOWN LUNCHTIME BOOK CLUB — The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Start: August 25, 2016 12:15 pm
End: August 25, 2016 1:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Laugh & Learn @ SW

Laugh and Learn Story Times are especially for infants and toddlers.

Start: August 25, 2016 11:00 am
End: August 25, 2016 11:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

Laugh & Learn @ Downtown

Laugh and Learn Story Times are especially for infants and toddlers.

 

Start: August 25, 2016 10:30 am
End: August 25, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

Laugh & Learn @ NW

Laugh and Learn Story Times are especially for infants and toddlers.

Start: August 25, 2016 10:30 am
End: August 25, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Books and Boogie

A traditional story time that includes songs or stretches with activities to follow.

Start: August 25, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 25, 2016 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

August 24, 2016

E.P.I.C. – Encouraging Phenomenal Ideas in Children

This is a story time is designed especially for elementary school kids, grades K-2.  It includes higher vocabulary and more advanced concepts than story times intended for toddlers and pre-school kids.

Start: August 24, 2016 4:00 pm
End: August 24, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

BOOK SIGNING with Shelley Armitage, author of Walking the Llano, A Texas Memoir of Place

Dr. Shelley Armitage is Professor Emerita from University of Texas at El Paso where she taught courses in the literature of the environment and American Studies.  She is author of eight books and fifty scholarly articles.  She resides in Las Cruces, New Mexico but still manages the family farm in Vega, Texas.  Join her upstairs at the Downtown Library to learn more about her latest work!

Start: August 24, 2016 2:30 pm
End: August 24, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101