Westbank Library

1309 Westbank Dr Austin, TX 78746 · Map it!

Laura Bush Community Library

9411 Bee Cave Rd Austin, TX 78746 · Map it!
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Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sep 24 all-day
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura's
A collection of oil paintings ranging from landscapes to florals, portraiture and still life. She draws her inspiration from nature especially during her travels abroad.   Sandra Farrell began painting after the age 50 when her interest in art was sparked while viewing the Sistine Chapel. After[...]
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sep 25 all-day
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura's
A collection of oil paintings ranging from landscapes to florals, portraiture and still life. She draws her inspiration from nature especially during her travels abroad.   Sandra Farrell began painting after the age 50 when her interest in art was sparked while viewing the Sistine Chapel. After[...]
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sep 26 all-day
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura's
A collection of oil paintings ranging from landscapes to florals, portraiture and still life. She draws her inspiration from nature especially during her travels abroad.   Sandra Farrell began painting after the age 50 when her interest in art was sparked while viewing the Sistine Chapel. After[...]
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sep 27 all-day
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura's
A collection of oil paintings ranging from landscapes to florals, portraiture and still life. She draws her inspiration from nature especially during her travels abroad.   Sandra Farrell began painting after the age 50 when her interest in art was sparked while viewing the Sistine Chapel. After[...]
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sep 28 all-day
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura's
A collection of oil paintings ranging from landscapes to florals, portraiture and still life. She draws her inspiration from nature especially during her travels abroad.   Sandra Farrell began painting after the age 50 when her interest in art was sparked while viewing the Sistine Chapel. After[...]
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sep 29 all-day
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura's
A collection of oil paintings ranging from landscapes to florals, portraiture and still life. She draws her inspiration from nature especially during her travels abroad.   Sandra Farrell began painting after the age 50 when her interest in art was sparked while viewing the Sistine Chapel. After[...]
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura’s
Sep 30 all-day
Sandra Farrell Fine Art @ Laura's
A collection of oil paintings ranging from landscapes to florals, portraiture and still life. She draws her inspiration from nature especially during her travels abroad.   Sandra Farrell began painting after the age 50 when her interest in art was sparked while viewing the Sistine Chapel. After[...]
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11:00 AM Meditación en Español @ Westbank
Meditación en Español @ Westbank
Sep 24 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Meditación en Español @ Westbank
Sandra es medico en Mexico con especialidad en medicina fisica & rehabilitacion, con maestria en Medicina Oriental y Acupunctura. Tiene su oficina en Austin y San Antonio. Tiene cerca de 15 años practicando meditación, actualmente es estudiante en el Zen Budismo en Austin. Meditación nos da la[...]
11:00 AM Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Sep 24 @ 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura's
The Westbank Community Library District offers a weekly Sensory Storytime at the Laura Bush Library, Sundays at 11:00 AM. These storytimes are for children ages 3 – 8 who are on the autism spectrum or are prone to sensory overload. A parent or caregiver is required to[...]
1:00 PM Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 24 @ 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.
3:00 PM Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 24 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura's
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 3:00 until 5:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
4:00 PM Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Sep 24 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 4:00 until 5:00 p.m. for a community group meeting. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
10:00 AM Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Sep 25 @ 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[...]
10:30 AM Infant Storytime @ Westbank
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 25 @ 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
Infant storytime is designed for children from 0 to 12 months old.  Join Ms. Kristi for stories, fingerplays and fun.
12:30 PM Family Storytime @ Laura’s
Family Storytime @ Laura’s
Sep 25 @ 12:30 PM
Family Storytime @ Laura's
We will enjoy a combination of books, songs, movement, and more. Spend some time together as we share in the fun of games and discovery activities. @ Laura’s Library on Mondays at 12:30 p.m.  
10:30 AM Preschool Storytime @ Westbank
Preschool Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 10:30 AM
Preschool Storytime @ Westbank
Come to Ms. Kristi’s weekly storytime with your preschooler (ages 3-5) and enjoy books as well as crafts or activities.
12:00 PM Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Our 20-minute lunchtime meditation is an opportunity to relax, breathe, and de-stress. Meditation can sometimes bring up emotions, and participants are invited to stay and share those experiences with the group following the meditation if they choose. Elizabeth is a meditation facilitator, dedicated to assisting people in[...]
1:00 PM BookTalk @ Westbank
BookTalk @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
BookTalk @ Westbank
Lead by long-term volunteer Jane Dunham, this book club reads and discusses literary fiction (with an occasional non-fiction book thrown in). In addition, each year the group reads a classic and a book by a Texas author. Join the group on the last Tuesday of the month[...]
2:00 PM Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
5:00 PM Tech Help @ Laura’s
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Sep 26 @ 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 tech-savvy teens will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Laura’s Library on the 1st Saturday of the[...]
5:00 PM Tech Help @ Westbank
Tech Help @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 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 tech-savvy teens will provide one-on-one help with all your technology questions. @ Laura’s Library on the 1st Saturday of the[...]
6:00 PM Family Night: Pajama Storytime @ Westbank
Family Night: Pajama Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM
Family Night: Pajama Storytime @ Westbank
A storytime for a parliament of night owls of all ages — along with their night owl caregivers! Get comfy in your favorite pajamas, grab your cuddliest sleepy toy, and join Ms. Kristi to hear the best bedtime stories ever. The milk and cookies are on us![...]
10:30 AM Tot Time @ Westbank
Tot Time @ Westbank
Sep 27 @ 10:30 AM
Tot Time @ Westbank
Bring your toddlers age 1-3 for Ms. Kristi’s storytime with songs, books, fingerplays and crafts! 
11:30 AM Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 27 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
2:00 PM Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 27 @ 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.  
4:30 PM Discovery! 3D Bubble Wands @ Laura’s
Discovery! 3D Bubble Wands @ Laura’s
Sep 27 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! 3D Bubble Wands @ 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.     Turn straws into 3D shapes[...]
6:30 PM Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Sep 27 @ 6:30 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[...]
10:30 AM Hola Hola Spanish Camp @ Westbank
Hola Hola Spanish Camp @ Westbank
Sep 28 @ 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM
Hola Hola Spanish Camp @ Westbank
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Camp 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[...]
10:30 AM Tot Time @ Laura’s
Tot Time @ Laura’s
Sep 28 @ 10:30 AM
Tot Time @ Laura's
Bring your toddlers age 1-3 for storytime with songs, books, fingerplays and crafts! 
12:00 PM WHS Presents: Late Nights and Long Days: What You Need to Know about Teen Sleep Hygiene @ Westbank
WHS Presents: Late Nights and Long Days: What You Need to Know about Teen Sleep Hygiene @ Westbank
Sep 28 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
WHS Presents: Late Nights and Long Days: What You Need to Know about Teen Sleep Hygiene @ Westbank
Westlake High School hosts a year-long speaker series for parents focused on popular topics such as study skills, managing stress and anxiety, and tools for healthy parent/child relationships. This series is now presented at Westbank Libraries. All families are welcome! For the full schedule of speakers, see[...]
12:30 PM Quilters @ Laura’s
Quilters @ Laura’s
Sep 28 @ 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.    
6:00 PM Smart Schooling Book Group @ Laura’s
Smart Schooling Book Group @ Laura’s
Sep 28 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Smart Schooling Book Group @ Laura's
Led by Antonio Buehler, founder of Abrome, Westbank Library’s Smart Schooling Book Group comes together once a month to discuss books that touch upon topics in education, with an emphasis on the psychology that should inform how we approach education. The group focuses on K-12 education and[...]
11:00 AM Changing Our Perspective and Awareness: A Book Study @ Westbank
Changing Our Perspective and Awareness: A Book Study @ Westbank
Sep 29 @ 11:00 AM
Changing Our Perspective and Awareness: A Book Study @ Westbank
As life brings its inevitable ups and downs, whether they be large or small, learn how to bring new awareness and perspective to these changes in this weekly book group facilitated by Elizabeth Hosington. This group will be discussing Start Where You Are by Pema Chödrön. Chapters[...]
12:00 PM Knit Wits @ Westbank
Knit Wits @ Westbank
Sep 29 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Knit Wits @ Westbank
Our Knit Wits 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.[...]
10:00 AM 1st Annual Community Garden Work Day @ Westbank
1st Annual Community Garden Work Day @ Westbank
Sep 30 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
1st Annual Community Garden Work Day @ Westbank
When: Saturday, September 30th, 10am-1pm. Come for the whole time or just a part Where: Community Garden at Westbank Library (park in visitor’s lot and walk around) Why: Help with new plot construction, rain barrel installation, & general garden maintenance Who: Anyone 13 and older (teens can earn service hours!) What[...]
11:00 AM Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 30 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura's
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. for a private meeting. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
12:30 PM Family Storytime @ Westbank
Family Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 30 @ 12:30 PM
Family Storytime @ Westbank
Join Ms. Cristen every Saturday at 12:30 p.m. for family storytime at Westbank Library. We will enjoy a combination of books, songs, movement, and more. Spend some time together as we share in the fun of games and discovery activities. Join us on the first Saturday of[...]
3:00 PM 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Sep 30 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 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[...]