Calendar of Events

June 13, 2016

KUSUDAMA — PAPER FLOWERS

Challenge your spatial skills by constructing these elaborate origami spheres from recycled and decorative papers. For adults and teens.

Start: June 13, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 13, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

June 12, 2016

SUMMER BOOK CLUB

Join us to discuss Todd Balf’s Major: A Black Athlete, a White Era, and the Fight to be the World’s Fastest Human.

Start: June 12, 2016 3:00 pm
End: June 12, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

June 9, 2016

ZUMBA!

Wear comfortable clothes and come learn what this fitness craze is all about! Signed release form required to participate.

Start: June 9, 2016 2:30 pm
End: June 9, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

June 8, 2016

EXERCISE YOUR MIND WITH ZENTANGLE

Join us to learn about this relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns

Start: June 8, 2016 2:30 pm
End: June 8, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

June 7, 2016

DISCOVER BRAZIL!

Join us for a Special Story Time honoring the site of this year’s Summer Olympics!

Start: June 7, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 7, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

June 6, 2016

GAMES UNPLUGGED

Experience the joy and challenges of pre-internet games such as Jacks, Hopscotch, Marbles, and Pick Up Sticks! All ages welcome!

Start: June 6, 2016 6:00 pm
End: June 6, 2016 6:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103

June 3, 2016

INTRODUCTION TO T’AI CHI

Learn all about the health benefits of this ancient martial art—and how to begin.

Start: June 3, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 3, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

June 2, 2016

EVERY DROP COUNTS POSTER COLORING DAY

Show off your artistic skills, encourage water conservation, and maybe win a prize when you take part in the City of Amarillo’s Every Drop Counts poster contest. We’ll provide all the materials and give you a place to work. Open to kindergarten through high school students. Available at all Library Locations.

Date: June 2, 2016

May 23, 2016

The Colorful World of Russia

Come celebrate the colorful world of Russia with stories and crafts at the North Branch Library. We’ll make Matryoshka nesting dolls and design vibrant Russian cathedrals.

Start: May 23, 2016 7:00 pm
End: May 23, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: North Branch Library
Phone: (806) 381-7931
Address:
1500 NE 24th, Amarillo, Texas, 79107

May 17, 2016

PRACTIQUEMOS ESPAŇOL

Practice your Spanish speaking skills under the guidance of a fluent Spanish speaker. This is not a class, but rather a place to expand vocabulary and conversational skills. Some Spanish knowledge is required.

Start: May 17, 2016 7:00 pm
End: May 17, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: East Branch Library
Phone: (806) 342-1589
Address:
2232 E 27th, Amarillo, Texas, 79103