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HYBRID: Reading and Speaking in German @ Laura’s Library and Zoom 1:00 PM
HYBRID: Reading and Speaking in German @ Laura’s Library and Zoom
Jun 1 @ 1:00 PM
HYBRID: Reading and Speaking in German @ Laura's Library and Zoom
Practice your German reading skills and learn some new vocabulary as we read short stories together and discuss. Our stories will be best suited to those in the upper beginner or intermediate level, but all are welcome to join! This month’s class will be taking place both[...]
Dinosaur Terrariums 3:00 PM
Dinosaur Terrariums
Jun 1 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Dinosaur Terrariums
Roarrrrr! Celebrate National Dinosaur Day with us by dropping in any time between 3 and 5pm to make a dinosaur terrarium! Add sand, gravel, moss, and faux succulents, and top with some dino friends to make a cool Cretaceous creation. If it feels too crowded or you’re[...]
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2022 Summer Discovery Kickoff @ Laura’s 9:30 AM
2022 Summer Discovery Kickoff @ Laura’s
Jun 5 @ 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
2022 Summer Discovery Kickoff @ Laura's
  Kick off the library’s 2022 Summer Discovery Program with balloon creations, mini horses, crafts, coffee, and a live outdoor concert at 10:30am with Joe McDermott!
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All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library
Jun 7 @ 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura's Library
Join us for All Ages Storytime at Laura’s Library. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing and songs. All ages welcome! Onsite program attendance is at your own risk. If the weather is comfortable, we may move outside. Check our website for possible changes or[...]
ONSITE: Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library 1:00 PM
ONSITE: Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library
Jun 7 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
ONSITE: Games for Grown-ups @ Laura's Library
Games for Grown-ups After lunch on Tuesday afternoons, join other adults at the library to visit and play games! We’ll have cards and an array of board games and puzzles available in the Commons. Feel free to bring your own game if you’d like. Interested in learning[...]
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Mad Science – Fire & Ice @ Laura’s Library 4:30 PM
Mad Science – Fire & Ice @ Laura’s Library
Jun 8 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Mad Science - Fire & Ice @ Laura's Library
Fire & Ice This spectacular show thrills audiences with impressive science experiments. The event includes foggy dry ice storms and demonstrates how giant beach balls can float in the air. Students are amazed by a rainbow in a bottle and special bubbly showers!
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Silly Sparkles Magic Puppet Show @ Laura’s Library 11:00 AM
Silly Sparkles Magic Puppet Show @ Laura’s Library
Jun 9 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Silly Sparkles Magic Puppet Show @ Laura's Library
Silly Sparkles is bringing giggles and wonder to the library. Join us for a presentation of her awesome magic show! Since performing at a party at age 16, Silly Sparkles fell in love with entertaining children and hearing them laugh with joy (or mischievous delight!). After taking[...]
Quilters @ Laura’s Library 1:00 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s Library
Jun 9 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Quilters @ Laura's Library
This program is being offered in-person this week. Come to Laura’s Library to join from 1:00 to 3:00pm. Check the calendar for updates. Join in our long-running quilting group! Experienced expert or curious novice, we’ll be completing and naming our current quilting project and discussing what our[...]
HYBRID: Novel Crossroads @ Laura’s Library and Zoom 10:30 AM
HYBRID: Novel Crossroads @ Laura’s Library and Zoom
Jun 11 @ 10:30 AM
HYBRID: Novel Crossroads @ Laura's Library and Zoom
This week, Novel Crossroads is being offered simultaneously online and in-person at 10:30am. Click here to join the program online, or come to Laura’s Library to join us in-person. If you’re having difficulties, please refer to Zoom’s support information. Westbank Library is unable to provide tech assistance[...]
Second Sunday Family Fun @ Laura’s Library 10:30 AM
Second Sunday Family Fun @ Laura’s Library
Jun 12 @ 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bring the family along to enjoy donuts, games, and most importantly, time together!
HYBRID: Sisters in Crime @ Laura’s Library and Zoom 2:00 PM
HYBRID: Sisters in Crime @ Laura’s Library and Zoom
Jun 12 @ 2:00 PM
HYBRID: Sisters in Crime @ Laura's Library and Zoom
This week, Sisters in Crime is being offered simultaneously online and in-person from 2:00 to 3:30pm. Click here to join the program online, or come to Laura’s Library to join us in-person. If you’re having difficulties, please refer to Zoom’s support information. Westbank Library is unable to[...]
All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library
Jun 14 @ 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura's Library
Join us for All Ages Storytime at Laura’s Library. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing and songs. All ages welcome! Onsite program attendance is at your own risk. If the weather is comfortable, we may move outside. Check our website for possible changes or[...]
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library 1:00 PM
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library
Jun 14 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura's Library
Games for Grown-ups After lunch on Tuesday afternoons, join other adults at the library to visit and play games! We’ll have cards and an array of board games and puzzles available in the Commons. Feel free to bring your own game if you’d like. Interested in learning[...]
Crafts for Grown-ups: Air Plant Terrariums @ Laura’s Library 4:30 PM
Crafts for Grown-ups: Air Plant Terrariums @ Laura’s Library
Jun 14 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Crafts for Grown-ups: Air Plant Terrariums @ Laura's Library
Place delicate air plants into an elegant glass globe along with sand, gravel and moss to create a tasteful arrangement that is super low maintenance. We will give you easy instructions for how to care for your new plants.  
Storybook Scenes @ Laura’s Library 3:00 PM
Storybook Scenes @ Laura’s Library
Jun 15 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Storybook Scenes @ Laura's Library
Once upon a time, there was a … what? When you think about your favorite stories, what do you remember about the images you painted in your mind as you read? Today, using stencils, paint, and markers, we will recreate a scene from one of your favorite[...]
Watch & Read: Watch – Wonder @ Laura’s Library 2:30 PM
Watch & Read: Watch – Wonder @ Laura’s Library
Jun 17 @ 2:30 PM
Watch & Read: Watch - Wonder @ Laura's Library
Have you picked up your free copy of our summer family read, Wonder, by R.J. Palacio? Copies are available at both libraries while supplies last! Today we’ll watch the movie Wonder at Laura’s Library! Join us again in two weeks, on June 30, when we’ll explore the[...]
All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library
Jun 21 @ 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura's Library
Join us for All Ages Storytime at Laura’s Library. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing and songs. All ages welcome! Onsite program attendance is at your own risk. If the weather is comfortable, we may move outside. Check our website for possible changes or[...]
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library 1:00 PM
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library
Jun 21 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura's Library
Games for Grown-ups After lunch on Tuesday afternoons, join other adults at the library to visit and play games! We’ll have cards and an array of board games and puzzles available in the Commons. Feel free to bring your own game if you’d like. Interested in learning[...]
Crochet a Star @ Laura’s Library 3:00 PM
Crochet a Star @ Laura’s Library
Jun 22 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Crochet a Star @ Laura's Library
Learn the crochet stitches used to create a star. The library will provide yarn, a crochet hook, and instructions to help you with your creation. If it’s too crowded or you are in a hurry, you’re welcome to pick up supplies to crochet a star at home.[...]
Quilters – Offsite 1:00 PM
Quilters – Offsite
Jun 23 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
This program is being offered offsite this week.  Please check the calendar for updates. Join in our long-running quilting group! Experienced expert or curious novice, we’ll be completing and naming our current quilting project and discussing what our next project should be.
Beatrice Baldwin Exhibit I – Peaceful Gardens: painted in the style of stained-glass @ Laura’s
Beatrice Baldwin Exhibit I – Peaceful Gardens: painted in the style of stained-glass @ Laura’s @ Laura's Library
Jun 27 – Aug 8 all-day
Beatrice Baldwin Exhibit I - Peaceful Gardens: painted in the style of stained-glass @ Laura's @ Laura's Library | Austin | Texas | United States
    Join us at Laura’s Library for a two-part exhibit by talented local artist, Beatrice Baldwin. [ Exhibit I ] Peaceful Gardens: painted in the style of stained-glass runs from June 27 – August 8 [ Exhibit II ] Whimsical Portraits runs from August 9 –[...]
All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura’s Library
Jun 28 @ 10:30 AM
All Ages Storytime @ Laura's Library
Join us for All Ages Storytime at Laura’s Library. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing and songs. All ages welcome! Onsite program attendance is at your own risk. If the weather is comfortable, we may move outside. Check our website for possible changes or[...]
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library 1:00 PM
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura’s Library
Jun 28 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Games for Grown-ups @ Laura's Library
Games for Grown-ups After lunch on Tuesday afternoons, join other adults at the library to visit and play games! We’ll have cards and an array of board games and puzzles available in the Commons. Feel free to bring your own game if you’d like. Interested in learning[...]
Space Slime @ Laura’s Library 3:00 PM
Space Slime @ Laura’s Library
Jun 29 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Space Slime @ Laura's Library
We will be making glow-in-the-dark space slime that’s out-of-this-world amazing! Squish the blue slime and watch the silver confetti stars twinkle in your hand. Turn out the lights and see your slime glow like some weird alien creature. This will surely be one of the coolest crafts[...]
Watch & Read: Read and Discuss – Wonder @ Laura’s Library 1:00 PM
Watch & Read: Read and Discuss – Wonder @ Laura’s Library
Jun 30 @ 1:00 PM
Have you picked up our summer family read, Wonder, by R.J. Palacio? Today we’ll read the picture book based on it, We’re All Wonders, and discuss the idea of kindness. Then we’ll brainstorm ways kids in the story are not very kind to the book’s main character,[...]