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Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s
Mar 1 @ 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura's
Sensory Storytime is now Sensory Sundays. This program is intended for children ages 3 and up, and most appropriate for elementary-aged children who are on the autism spectrum or are prone to sensory overload. Families are welcomed to attend weekly. However, because this is a specialized program,[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 1 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Get help with all of your technology from a tech-savvy teen. Bring cameras, laptops, questions about social media, apps, or anything else that comes to mind! Our volunteers will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. – 4[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 1:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 1 @ 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 1:30 until 4:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Gathering Room in Use @ Westbank 3:00 PM
Gathering Room in Use @ Westbank
Mar 1 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Gathering Room in Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 3:00 to 4:00pm. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Daytime Book Group @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Daytime Book Group @ Laura’s
Mar 1 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Daytime Book Group @ Laura's
Daytime Book Group comes together once a month to discuss books that explore life from many angles – from the author’s viewpoint, from the characters’ experiences, and from the group members’ personal perspectives. The group reads both fiction and non-fiction, and participants engage in lively discussions on[...]
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Mar 2 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura's
Qi Gong (pronounced chee gung) is an ancient Chinese health care practice that integrates physical postures and gentle movements, breathing and focused mind. “Qi” means vital energy or life force, and “gong” means accomplishment, or skill that is cultivated through steady practice. Together, Qi Gong means cultivating[...]
Infant Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 2 @ 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
You’re never too young for storytime! Our littlest book lovers stroll in to Infant Storytime to hear fun songs, stories, and fingerplays, followed by open free-play with other wee ones. Designed for children from 0 to 12 months old.   
Tai Chi @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Tai Chi @ Laura’s
Mar 2 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tai Chi @ Laura's
Thomas Najar will begin teaching a course on Tai Chi, specifically the Yang style 24-posture simplified form. This form was developed to provide beginners with an introduction to Tai Chi while preserving the traditional flavor of longer forms. Classes will last for one hour and will commence[...]
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Mar 2 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura's
Make Mondays fun days! Meet up with your friends at the world’s best play date. Your kids can play with each other, make new friends, use their imaginations, and just be kids. Fun for all, and no clean-up for you – a great way to start your week![...]
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Travis County Election @ Laura’s
Travis County Election @ Laura’s
Mar 3 all-day
Travis County Election @ Laura's
Travis County elections will be held in the Commons from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. The Travis County Clerk provides a list of all voting day locations. Visit the Travis County Clerk site for more information.
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank
Mar 3 @ 10:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank
Children ages 0 – 5 will love this interactive music class, presented by Armstrong Community Music School. Music-making brings children and caregivers together in a fun, creative environment and encourages bonding, brain development, and language acquisition. Come sing, dance, and play with us!  
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Mar 3 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Heartfulness Meditation can help you to live a heart-centered life, manage your emotions, and find inner peace and balance. When we become mindful of our feelings, we can let them inspire us. This practice awakens our potential for a simple, joyful existence. Want to learn more? Check[...]
Coding with Scratch @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Coding with Scratch @ Laura’s
Mar 3 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Coding with Scratch @ Laura's
Join us as we collaborate and explore the possibilities of Scratch and Scratch Jr. We will have a few computers and tablets available and some optional projects to learn Scratch coding basics. We encourage you to bring your own device to start creating with Scratch!   Scratch[...]
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura’s
Mar 3 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura's
Did you know you are a friend of the library if you are a member of the library? The Friends of the Westbank Library will meet from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m in the Serenium. This group supports the interests and welfare of the Westbank Community Library District[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Mar 3 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura's
Get help with all of your technology from a tech-savvy teen. Bring cameras, laptops, questions about social media, apps, or anything else that comes to mind! Our volunteers will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. – 4[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 3 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Get help with all of your technology from a tech-savvy teen. Bring cameras, laptops, questions about social media, apps, or anything else that comes to mind! Our volunteers will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. – 4[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Mar 3 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 6:00 until 7:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
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Board of Trustees Meeting @ Westbank 8:30 AM
Board of Trustees Meeting @ Westbank
Mar 4 @ 8:30 AM
Board of Trustees Meeting @ Westbank
The Board of Trustees will hold a meeting at 8:30 A.M. The Board of Trustees of the Westbank Community Library meet about once per month to review and approve financial documents, policies, and a report on operations from the director. These meetings are open to the public.[...]
“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s
Mar 4 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
"Outside of the Box" Children @ Laura's
Moving Toward Culinary Independence People of all abilities can benefit from learning to prepare healthy, delicious food in the comfort of their homes. Individuals with special needs can move toward culinary independence and a healthy lifestyle by gaining cooking skills and learning about meal planning, grocery shopping,[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 4 @ 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Join Ms. Maureen for Storytime every Wednesday. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing, music, and crafts or activities. All ages welcome!  
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 2:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 4 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Discovery! Writing – Cracking the Code @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Writing – Cracking the Code @ Laura’s
Mar 4 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Writing - Cracking the Code @ Laura's
The Discovery program offers hands-on exploring for young learners in many different topics, including science, literature, technology, and more. Designed for elementary-aged kids curious about the world. Come each week and discover something new! Recommended for ages 5 & up. Calling all detectives, private eyes, and gumshoes![...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Mar 4 @ 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura's
Prime of Life Yoga™ focuses on the contemporary teachings of yoga for Westerners, especially benefiting men and women 40 years and beyond. Safe, conservative and user friendly, this is an intelligent approach focusing on moving with the breath in dynamic and static movements, which helps to make[...]
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Joseph Hammer Art Exhibition @ Laura’s
Joseph Hammer Art Exhibition @ Laura’s
Mar 5 – Mar 16 all-day
Joseph Hammer Art Exhibition @ Laura's
Joseph Hammer is a lifelong bookworm. His fascination led him to explore bookbinding, publishing, the art of writing, and the way books are passed along with notations and sentiments from years past. As an avid lover of both books and art, Joseph uses salvaged books to create[...]
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 5 @ 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime for All Ages is designed to empower parents to read simple Spanish books at home and foster a love of Spanish language and Hispanic culture through singing, traditional circle games, rhythm instruments, puppets, and stories. You do not need to have any Spanish[...]
Storytime @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 5 @ 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Laura's
Join Ms. Leah for Storytime every Thursday. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing, music, and crafts or activities. All ages welcome!  
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 5 @ 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 5 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Dog Storytime @ Laura's
Join us for Dog Storytime every Thursday, when sweet service dog Blossom will visit Laura’s Library with her handler, Ms. Felicia. Children may read to Blossom or have Ms. Felicia read to them as they sit with Blossom and enjoy the story.
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s 4:45 PM
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s
Mar 5 @ 4:45 PM
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura's
Teen-facilitated YA book club for fans of Young Adult literature. Please note, some books contain mature content. Spring Book Selections: January 2 – Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds (4pm) February 6 – Meet Cute by various authors March 5 – Jackaby by William Ritter March[...]
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First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s
Mar 6 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura's
Whether you are a beginner just starting to explore your ancestors or deep in your research, in this group you can explore databases, trade knowledge and tips, and share wonderful stories with each other. Join Susan Marking, our amateur experienced genealogist, who facilitates this group on the[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Mar 6 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Our Knitters meet for fun and fiber every week. Flash your best needles, break out the good yarn, and come teach, be taught, or simply enjoy the glorious art of knitting! Join the group every Friday at noon at the Westbank Library. Crocheters and embroiderers welcome.  
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Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Mar 7 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen Healing Qi Gong is a unique seated form of exercise developed by Master Li Junfeng. This gentle form of Qi Gong is ideal for loosening stiff joints, restoring focus and mental clarity, producing deep relaxation, and promoting overall health. The movements are easy to perform[...]
Discovery! @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Discovery! @ Westbank
Mar 7 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Discovery! @ Westbank
 The Discovery program offers hands-on exploring for young learners in many different topics, including science, art, music, and more. Come each week and discover something new! All ages welcome. February 1st: Rigamajig 8th: Valentine’s Slime 15th: Watercolor Painting 22nd: Music and Movement 29th: Matt Tardy Juggling Workshop[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 1:30 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Mar 7 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 1:30 until 2:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 7 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 3:00 until 4:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Mar 7 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
“中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground” is a Mandarin Chinese study group for young children, recommended for ages 5 and above, led by volunteer native-Chinese-speaking parents. Children will learn to read, speak, and write Chinese through many fun activities. The first half of the class will focus on reading Chinese[...]
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Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Mar 8 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s
Mar 8 @ 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura's
Sensory Storytime is now Sensory Sundays. This program is intended for children ages 3 and up, and most appropriate for elementary-aged children who are on the autism spectrum or are prone to sensory overload. Families are welcomed to attend weekly. However, because this is a specialized program,[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 8 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Get help with all of your technology from a tech-savvy teen. Bring cameras, laptops, questions about social media, apps, or anything else that comes to mind! Our volunteers will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. – 4[...]
French Film Club @ Westbank 2:00 PM
French Film Club @ Westbank
Mar 8 @ 2:00 PM
French Film Club @ Westbank
Join up with Linda Hardy and the rest of Westbank’s aficionados of France who watch a French Film at home and then meets at the library to discuss en français! This group is on hiatus in August. April film selection: Monsieur & Madame Adelman (Mr. and Mrs.[...]
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s
Mar 8 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura's
The Art of Writing the Thriller Author Walt Gragg will speak about the Art of Writing the Thriller. He will also sign books at the end of the meeting. Walt Gragg is the author of The Red Line, which was named the 14th Annual American Book Fest[...]
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s
Mar 8 @ 4:00 PM
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura's
Shakespeare Out Loud is a group of people who meet monthly at Laura’s Library to explore the genius of The Bard and to understand Shakespeare’s plays on a level that most readers have never experienced. The group is led by Landon Schultz. This group is currently reading[...]
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Mar 9 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura's
Qi Gong (pronounced chee gung) is an ancient Chinese health care practice that integrates physical postures and gentle movements, breathing and focused mind. “Qi” means vital energy or life force, and “gong” means accomplishment, or skill that is cultivated through steady practice. Together, Qi Gong means cultivating[...]
Infant Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 9 @ 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
You’re never too young for storytime! Our littlest book lovers stroll in to Infant Storytime to hear fun songs, stories, and fingerplays, followed by open free-play with other wee ones. Designed for children from 0 to 12 months old.   
Tai Chi @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Tai Chi @ Laura’s
Mar 9 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tai Chi @ Laura's
Thomas Najar will begin teaching a course on Tai Chi, specifically the Yang style 24-posture simplified form. This form was developed to provide beginners with an introduction to Tai Chi while preserving the traditional flavor of longer forms. Classes will last for one hour and will commence[...]
Eanes History Group @ Westbank 11:30 AM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Mar 9 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
The History of Barton Creek Ed Crowell’s Barton Creek explores the 50-mile-long iconic environmental treasure from Austin’s Barton Springs Pool to its passage below West Lake Hills and through Bee Cave and its source west of Dripping Springs.  In text and more than 50 color photos, the[...]
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Mar 9 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura's
Make Mondays fun days! Meet up with your friends at the world’s best play date. Your kids can play with each other, make new friends, use their imaginations, and just be kids. Fun for all, and no clean-up for you – a great way to start your week![...]
Author Visit: Writing Workshop @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Author Visit: Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Mar 9 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Author Visit: Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Whether you’re a seasoned writer or just starting out, you are welcome to join the Westbank Writing Workshop. Meet with other writers, and try your hand at some writing prompts. Topics for this year: Jan. 13 — The Personal Essay What stories do you like to tell[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 10 @ 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 10:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 10:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank
Children ages 0 – 5 will love this interactive music class, presented by Armstrong Community Music School. Music-making brings children and caregivers together in a fun, creative environment and encourages bonding, brain development, and language acquisition. Come sing, dance, and play with us!  
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Heartfulness Meditation can help you to live a heart-centered life, manage your emotions, and find inner peace and balance. When we become mindful of our feelings, we can let them inspire us. This practice awakens our potential for a simple, joyful existence. Want to learn more? Check[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Yoga and Wellness for Longevity Series @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Yoga and Wellness for Longevity Series @ Laura’s
Mar 10 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Yoga and Wellness for Longevity Series @ Laura's
Did you know you can practice yoga to gain strength and help prevent osteoporosis? This series includes three hour-long classes that will cover nutrition and super foods, as well as setting goals to help you create a happy, healthy lifestyle. All classes include a 20-minute relaxing yoga[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Mar 10 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura's
Get help with all of your technology from a tech-savvy teen. Bring cameras, laptops, questions about social media, apps, or anything else that comes to mind! Our volunteers will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. – 4[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Get help with all of your technology from a tech-savvy teen. Bring cameras, laptops, questions about social media, apps, or anything else that comes to mind! Our volunteers will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. – 4[...]
Adult Artisan Workshop: Simple Suminagashi @ Westbank 5:30 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Simple Suminagashi @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 5:30 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Simple Suminagashi @ Westbank
Translating as “spilled ink”, the word refers to the process of marbleizing, and dates back to the twelfth century. It involves using paper to pick up oil-based inks from a water bath. The results are mesmerizing, as if you have captured the image of a far-away galaxy.[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 11 @ 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Join Ms. Maureen for Storytime every Wednesday. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing, music, and crafts or activities. All ages welcome!  
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 2:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 11 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Discovery! Jellyfish in a Jar @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Jellyfish in a Jar @ Laura’s
Mar 11 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Jellyfish in a Jar @ Laura's
 The Discovery program offers hands-on exploring for young learners in many different topics, including science, literature, technology, and more. Designed for elementary-aged kids curious about the world. Come each week and discover something new! Recommended for ages 5 & up. Jellyfish in a Jar Create a magical[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Mar 11 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 6:00 until 7:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Mar 11 @ 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura's
Prime of Life Yoga™ focuses on the contemporary teachings of yoga for Westerners, especially benefiting men and women 40 years and beyond. Safe, conservative and user friendly, this is an intelligent approach focusing on moving with the breath in dynamic and static movements, which helps to make[...]
Serenium Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Serenium Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 12 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Serenium Closed @ Laura's
The Serenium at Laura’s is closed from 10:00 a.m. to noon. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 12 @ 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime for All Ages is designed to empower parents to read simple Spanish books at home and foster a love of Spanish language and Hispanic culture through singing, traditional circle games, rhythm instruments, puppets, and stories. You do not need to have any Spanish[...]
Storytime @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 12 @ 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Laura's
Join Ms. Leah for Storytime every Thursday. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing, music, and crafts or activities. All ages welcome!  
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 12 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Mar 12 @ 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Quilters @ Laura's
Welcome to our long-running quilting group under the leadership of Sharon Cole. Experienced expert or curious novice, bring your favorite needle and ideas! The group meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month.      
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 12 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Dog Storytime @ Laura's
Join us for Dog Storytime every Thursday, when sweet service dog Blossom will visit Laura’s Library with her handler, Ms. Felicia. Children may read to Blossom or have Ms. Felicia read to them as they sit with Blossom and enjoy the story.
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Mar 13 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Our Knitters meet for fun and fiber every week. Flash your best needles, break out the good yarn, and come teach, be taught, or simply enjoy the glorious art of knitting! Join the group every Friday at noon at the Westbank Library. Crocheters and embroiderers welcome.  
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Mar 14 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen Healing Qi Gong is a unique seated form of exercise developed by Master Li Junfeng. This gentle form of Qi Gong is ideal for loosening stiff joints, restoring focus and mental clarity, producing deep relaxation, and promoting overall health. The movements are easy to perform[...]
Austin Reptile Shows @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Austin Reptile Shows @ Laura’s
Mar 14 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Austin Reptile Shows @ Laura's
Kids are fascinated by reptiles! Austin Reptile Shows share a passion for these creatures with children and adults in the Austin area and throughout Central Texas in the form of exciting and educational presentations. The Commons Meeting Room Capacity: 250 Michael Foux, a former graphic designer, is[...]
Discovery! @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Discovery! @ Westbank
Mar 14 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Discovery! @ Westbank
 The Discovery program offers hands-on exploring for young learners in many different topics, including science, art, music, and more. Come each week and discover something new! All ages welcome. March 7th: Brain Blox 14th: Magnets 21st: The Buzz About Bees 28th: Music & Movement April 4th: Marble[...]
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground 3:00 PM
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground
Mar 14 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground
Click here to join our advanced class, a live virtual program happening Saturdays at 3pm. Click here to join our beginner class, a live virtual program happening Saturdays at 4pm.  “中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground” is a Mandarin Chinese study group for young children, recommended for ages 5 and above,[...]
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s
Mar 15 @ 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura's
Sensory Storytime is now Sensory Sundays. This program is intended for children ages 3 and up, and most appropriate for elementary-aged children who are on the autism spectrum or are prone to sensory overload. Families are welcomed to attend weekly. However, because this is a specialized program,[...]
CANCELLED: Waterloo Watercolor Art Talk: Demo on Alcohol Inks by Artist Lynn Zwern @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
CANCELLED: Waterloo Watercolor Art Talk: Demo on Alcohol Inks by Artist Lynn Zwern @ Laura’s
Mar 15 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
CANCELLED: Waterloo Watercolor Art Talk: Demo on Alcohol Inks by Artist Lynn Zwern @ Laura’s
Artist Lynn Zwern will present a demo on using alcohol inks on various surfaces. During this demo, she will define alcohol inks and provide a handout with information about supplies and where to get them. She will demonstrate painting on glass for framing, painting on yup to[...]
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Mar 16 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura's
Qi Gong (pronounced chee gung) is an ancient Chinese health care practice that integrates physical postures and gentle movements, breathing and focused mind. “Qi” means vital energy or life force, and “gong” means accomplishment, or skill that is cultivated through steady practice. Together, Qi Gong means cultivating[...]
Infant Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 16 @ 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
You’re never too young for storytime! Our littlest book lovers stroll in to Infant Storytime to hear fun songs, stories, and fingerplays, followed by open free-play with other wee ones. Designed for children from 0 to 12 months old.   
Tai Chi @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Tai Chi @ Laura’s
Mar 16 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tai Chi @ Laura's
Thomas Najar will begin teaching a course on Tai Chi, specifically the Yang style 24-posture simplified form. This form was developed to provide beginners with an introduction to Tai Chi while preserving the traditional flavor of longer forms. Classes will last for one hour and will commence[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 16 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
ALL PROGRAMS CANCELLED WHILE LIBRARY IS CLOSED
ALL PROGRAMS CANCELLED WHILE LIBRARY IS CLOSED
Mar 17 – Apr 1 all-day
All programs are cancelled while the library is closed. Please look to our youTube page and Facebook for online programming.
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground 3:00 PM
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground
Mar 21 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground
Click here to join our advanced class, a live virtual program happening Saturdays at 3pm. Click here to join our beginner class, a live virtual program happening Saturdays at 4pm.  “中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground” is a Mandarin Chinese study group for young children, recommended for ages 5 and above,[...]
ONLINE: Education Conversations 6:00 PM
ONLINE: Education Conversations
Mar 26 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
ONLINE: Education Conversations
Click here to join Education Conversations, a live virtual discussion group happening Thursday, March 26th at 6pm. If you’re having difficulties, please refer to Zoom’s support information. Westbank Library is unable to provide tech assistance during the program. Please contact questions@westbanklibrary.com if you would like to schedule[...]
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground 3:00 PM
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground
Mar 28 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
ONLINE: 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground
Click here to join our advanced class, a live virtual program happening Saturdays at 3pm. Click here to join our beginner class, a live virtual program happening Saturdays at 4pm.  “中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground” is a Mandarin Chinese study group for young children, recommended for ages 5 and above,[...]
ONLINE: Writing Workshop 5:00 PM
ONLINE: Writing Workshop
Mar 30 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
ONLINE: Writing Workshop
Click here to join the Writing Workshop, a live virtual program happening Monday, March 30th from 5-6pm. If you’re having difficulties, please refer to Zoom’s support information. Westbank Library is unable to provide tech assistance during the program. Please contact questions@westbanklibrary.com if you would like to schedule[...]
ONLINE: Heartfulness Meditation 12:00 PM
ONLINE: Heartfulness Meditation
Mar 31 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
ONLINE: Heartfulness Meditation
Click here to join Heartfulness Meditation, a live virtual program happening Tuesdays from noon-1pm. If you’re having difficulties, please refer to Zoom’s support information. Westbank Library is unable to provide tech assistance during the program. Please contact questions@westbanklibrary.com if you would like to schedule tech help or[...]
ONLINE: BookTalk 1:00 PM
ONLINE: BookTalk
Mar 31 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
ONLINE: BookTalk
Click here to join BookTalk, a live virtual discussion happening Tuesday, March 31th at 1pm. If you’re having difficulties, please refer to Zoom’s support information. Westbank Library is unable to provide tech assistance during the program. Please contact questions@westbanklibrary.com if you would like to schedule tech help[...]