Calendar of Events

April 11, 2016

Laugh & Learn @ Downtown

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

Start: April 11, 2016 10:30 am
End: April 11, 2016 11:00 am

April 18, 2016

Laugh & Learn @ Downtown

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

Start: April 18, 2016 10:30 am
End: April 18, 2016 11:00 am

April 25, 2016

Laugh & Learn @ Downtown

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

Start: April 25, 2016 10:30 am
End: April 25, 2016 11:00 am

February 13, 2016

Valentine’s Day Storytime and Craft

We love to read!  Join us for a special Valentine’s Day-themed storytime and craft for the entire family.  For more information, please call Amanda Hope at (806) 378-3089.

Start: February 13, 2016 1:00 pm
End: February 13, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Branch Library
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Address:
413 E 4th, Amarillo, Texas, 79101

February 29, 2016

LAST MONDAY YA LIT BOOK CLUB

Cuckoo Song by Frances Hardinge

Start: February 29, 2016 7:00 pm
End: February 29, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2094
Address:
6801 W 45th, Amarillo, Texas, 79109

March 5, 2016

READ THE MOVIE BOOK CLUB – Holes by Louis Sachar

This is a book club for ages 8 and up!  Read the book—then join us to watch the movie and discuss the differences!

Start: March 5, 2016 2:00 pm
End: March 5, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106

February 27, 2016

YAK AND YARN CLUB

This is a make-and-take program for ages 12 and up. This month we’ll learn to make a puff stitch cowl. Please bring your own materials, which include 1 skein of Red Heart Sparkle Soft yarn and 1 size K crochet hook.

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

February 25, 2016

AMARILLO READS – DOWNTOWN LUNCHTIME BOOK CLUB

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez

Gabriel García Márquez is considered one of the most important writers of the 20th Century and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature “for his novels and short stories, in which the fantastic and the realistic are combined in a richly composed world of imagination, reflecting a continent’s life and conflicts”. (Nobel Prize in Literature 1982 – Press Release) Love in the Time of Cholera is one of his most important works.  Join us for a lively discussion!

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

February 23, 2016

INVENT A BETTER WORLD

We’ll read some awesome stories about inventors.  Then we’ll invent something of our own by identifying a problem, developing an idea, and building a solution!

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

A FULL HEAD OF S.T.E.A.M.

This is the first in a new monthly program to introduce kids ages 5 and up to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math!  We’ll do a different experiment or project every month.  Parental supervision is required.

Start: February 23, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 23, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Northwest Branch Library
Phone: (806) 359-2035
Address:
6100 W 9th, Amarillo, Texas, 79106