Calendar of Events

April 27, 2017

AMARILLO READS – Downtown Lunchtime Book Club – Kind of Kin by Rilla Askew

Start: April 27, 2017 12:15 pm
End: April 27, 2017 1:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

BETTER INVESTING WITH VALUE LINE

Mark Mechenbier of the Better Investing West Texas Chapter discusses Value Line and library resources for investors.

Start: April 27, 2017 2:00 pm
End: April 27, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

OPEN MIC NIGHT

Celebrate National Poetry Month!  Read an original poem or share a favorite.

Start: April 27, 2017 6:30 pm
End: April 27, 2017 8:30 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

April 28, 2017

Laugh and Learn @ SW

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

Start: April 28, 2017 10:00 am
End: April 28, 2017 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

April 29, 2017

Laugh & Learn @ N

Laugh and Learn is a story time designed especially for infants and toddlers—using books, music, and finger play to get kids started early on a path of lifelong learning.

Start: April 29, 2017 10:00 am
End: April 29, 2017 10:30 am
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

THE WOMEN’S BOOK CLUB – Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race

Start: April 29, 2017 10:00 am
End: April 29, 2017 12:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

AMARILLO READS – THE ECONOMICS OF IMMIGRATION

Join Dr. Miguel A. Levario for a look at how immigration affects business and the economy.  Dr. Levario is a Texas Tech University Associate Professor of U.S. History & Borderlands Studies and author of Militarizing the Border: When Mexicans Became the Enemy.

Start: April 29, 2017 11:00 am
End: April 29, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

El día de los niños, El día de los libros – Colorful Africa

The Day of the Children, The Day of the Books—celebrate children, books, and cultural diversity as we explore the colorful traditions of Africa. Enjoy African stories and songs.  Make a spirit drum and play Mancala.  All ages welcome.

Start: April 29, 2017 3:30 pm
End: April 29, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

May 1, 2017

Books and Boogie

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

Start: May 1, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 1, 2017 10:30 am
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

L & L @ Downtown

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

Start: May 1, 2017 10:30 am
End: May 1, 2017 11:00 am
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101