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Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Dec 9 all-day
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Join us at Laura’s Library for an art exhibit by Ute Dittemer. Ute works with acrylics and mixed media in her pieces, which include landscapes, nature, and other-worldly themes. As a young child she spent long winter hours with a sketch pad and colored pencils drawing princesses[...]
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Dec 9 all-day
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Join us for the 4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge! Come into either library location to pick up your log/schedule for the Winter Reading Challenge! Participants receive a $5 gift card to Westbank Library’s Jeanne’s Book Store. All ages are encouraged to participate, including grown-ups! Turn your log[...]
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Dec 10 all-day
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Join us at Laura’s Library for an art exhibit by Ute Dittemer. Ute works with acrylics and mixed media in her pieces, which include landscapes, nature, and other-worldly themes. As a young child she spent long winter hours with a sketch pad and colored pencils drawing princesses[...]
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Dec 10 all-day
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Join us for the 4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge! Come into either library location to pick up your log/schedule for the Winter Reading Challenge! Participants receive a $5 gift card to Westbank Library’s Jeanne’s Book Store. All ages are encouraged to participate, including grown-ups! Turn your log[...]
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Dec 11 all-day
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Join us at Laura’s Library for an art exhibit by Ute Dittemer. Ute works with acrylics and mixed media in her pieces, which include landscapes, nature, and other-worldly themes. As a young child she spent long winter hours with a sketch pad and colored pencils drawing princesses[...]
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Dec 11 all-day
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Join us for the 4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge! Come into either library location to pick up your log/schedule for the Winter Reading Challenge! Participants receive a $5 gift card to Westbank Library’s Jeanne’s Book Store. All ages are encouraged to participate, including grown-ups! Turn your log[...]
Travis County Runoff Election @ Laura’s
Travis County Runoff Election @ Laura’s
Dec 11 all-day
Travis County Runoff Election @ Laura's
Travis County elections will be held in the Commons from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Visit the Travis County Clerk site for more information.
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Dec 12 all-day
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Join us at Laura’s Library for an art exhibit by Ute Dittemer. Ute works with acrylics and mixed media in her pieces, which include landscapes, nature, and other-worldly themes. As a young child she spent long winter hours with a sketch pad and colored pencils drawing princesses[...]
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Dec 12 all-day
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Join us for the 4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge! Come into either library location to pick up your log/schedule for the Winter Reading Challenge! Participants receive a $5 gift card to Westbank Library’s Jeanne’s Book Store. All ages are encouraged to participate, including grown-ups! Turn your log[...]
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Dec 13 all-day
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Join us at Laura’s Library for an art exhibit by Ute Dittemer. Ute works with acrylics and mixed media in her pieces, which include landscapes, nature, and other-worldly themes. As a young child she spent long winter hours with a sketch pad and colored pencils drawing princesses[...]
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Dec 13 all-day
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Join us for the 4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge! Come into either library location to pick up your log/schedule for the Winter Reading Challenge! Participants receive a $5 gift card to Westbank Library’s Jeanne’s Book Store. All ages are encouraged to participate, including grown-ups! Turn your log[...]
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Dec 14 all-day
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Join us at Laura’s Library for an art exhibit by Ute Dittemer. Ute works with acrylics and mixed media in her pieces, which include landscapes, nature, and other-worldly themes. As a young child she spent long winter hours with a sketch pad and colored pencils drawing princesses[...]
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Dec 14 all-day
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Join us for the 4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge! Come into either library location to pick up your log/schedule for the Winter Reading Challenge! Participants receive a $5 gift card to Westbank Library’s Jeanne’s Book Store. All ages are encouraged to participate, including grown-ups! Turn your log[...]
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Dec 15 all-day
Ute Dittemer: An Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Join us at Laura’s Library for an art exhibit by Ute Dittemer. Ute works with acrylics and mixed media in her pieces, which include landscapes, nature, and other-worldly themes. As a young child she spent long winter hours with a sketch pad and colored pencils drawing princesses[...]
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Dec 15 all-day
4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge
Join us for the 4th Annual Winter Reading Challenge! Come into either library location to pick up your log/schedule for the Winter Reading Challenge! Participants receive a $5 gift card to Westbank Library’s Jeanne’s Book Store. All ages are encouraged to participate, including grown-ups! Turn your log[...]
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11:00 AM Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Dec 9 @ 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura's
The Westbank Community Library District offers a Sensory Storytime at the Laura Bush Library, Sundays at 11:00 a.m. 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 attend[...]
12:00 PM Tech Help @ Westbank
Tech Help @ Westbank
Dec 9 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 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. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. –[...]
2:00 PM French Film Club @ Westbank
French Film Club @ Westbank
Dec 9 @ 2:00 PM
French Film Club @ Westbank
NEW TIME AND DAY 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! January film selection: Visages Villages (Faces Places) Are you wondering what kinds of[...]
3:00 PM Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Dec 9 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 3:00 until 4:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
4:00 PM Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s
Dec 9 @ 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[...]
10:00 AM Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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.   
11:00 AM A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Dec 10 @ 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ 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 Hoisington. This group will be discussing There’s a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem by[...]
11:30 AM Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Dec 10 @ 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
On the second Monday of each month, join fellow history buffs in learning about, sharing, and celebrating the heritage of the Eanes area! Would you like to know how a Mexican faith healer changed the land use in these rugged hills? Can you name the act of[...]
4:00 PM Free Play @ Laura’s
Free Play @ Laura’s
Dec 10 @ 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![...]
5:00 PM Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Dec 10 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Whether you’re a seasoned writer or just starting out, come to the Writing Workshop on the second Monday of each month from 5-7 p.m. at Westbank Library. Topics this year will be: September/October: Screenwriting November: The Short Story December: Writing Dialogue January/February: Mystery
6:00 PM Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Dec 10 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed 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.
10:30 AM Music & Movement @ Westbank
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Dec 11 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Bring your little ones to stretch, sing, wiggle, and dance! We will use rhythm instruments and other props to have some fun with music. This program focuses on developing gross motor skills and social skills. All ages are welcome, grown ups are encouraged to participate too!
12:00 PM Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Dec 11 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Our 20-minute lunchtime meditation is an opportunity to relax, breathe, and de-stress. Elizabeth is a meditation facilitator, dedicated to assisting people in the journey of mindfulness. She has practiced meditation for the past 17 years, facilitates a weekly mindfulness meditation at the Westbank Library, Mindful Eating Workshops[...]
12:30 PM Serenium Closed @ Laura’s
Serenium Closed @ Laura’s
Dec 11 @ 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Serenium Closed @ Laura's
The Serenium at Laura’s is closed from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
1:00 PM Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Dec 11 @ 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.
5:00 PM Tech Help @ Laura’s
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Dec 11 @ 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. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. –[...]
5:00 PM Tech Help @ Westbank
Tech Help @ Westbank
Dec 11 @ 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. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. –[...]
6:00 PM Family Night: Seed Bead Ornaments @ Westbank
Family Night: Seed Bead Ornaments @ Westbank
Dec 11 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Family Night: Seed Bead Ornaments @ Westbank
Homemade crafts make the best holiday decorations! Today we’ll be creating fabulous ornaments by painting glue on papier-mâché balls, which we’ll dip in bright and colorful seed beads! All you need is your imagination, and you’ll come away with a beautiful keepsake that will be part of[...]
8:30 AM Board of Trustees Meeting @ Westbank
Board of Trustees Meeting @ Westbank
Dec 12 @ 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.[...]
10:30 AM Storytime @ Westbank
Storytime @ Westbank
Dec 12 @ 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!  
2:00 PM Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Dec 12 @ 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! Building Exploration @ Laura’s
Discovery! Building Exploration @ Laura’s
Dec 12 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Building Exploration @ 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. Do you like to build? We will[...]
6:00 PM Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Dec 12 @ 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[...]
10:00 AM Serenium Closed @ Laura’s
Serenium Closed @ Laura’s
Dec 13 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Serenium Closed @ Laura's
The Serenium at Laura’s is closed from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
10:30 AM ¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Dec 13 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 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[...]
10:30 AM Storytime @ Laura’s
Storytime @ Laura’s
Dec 13 @ 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!  
1:00 PM Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Dec 13 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
3:30 PM Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Dec 13 @ 3:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 3:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
11:30 AM Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Dec 14 @ 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 11:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
12:00 PM Knit Wits @ Westbank
Knit Wits @ Westbank
Dec 14 @ 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.[...]
11:00 AM Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Dec 15 @ 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
11:00 AM Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Dec 15 @ 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[...]
12:30 PM Holiday Storytime @ Westbank
Holiday Storytime @ Westbank
Dec 15 @ 12:30 PM
Holiday Storytime @ Westbank
We’re having holiday-themed fun today at Storytime, join us for some merry cheer! Join Ms. Cristen for Storytime every Saturday. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing, music, games, and activities. All ages welcome!    
3:00 PM 中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Dec 15 @ 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[...]

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