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Heidi Lowell: Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Heidi Lowell: Art Exhibit @ Laura’s
Jan 10 – Mar 4 all-day
Heidi Lowell: Art Exhibit @ Laura's
Heidi Lowell creates colorful watercolor mosaics that pay homage to the natural world, as well as the human heart. She strongly believes that art and nature are required in daily doses to nurture us. In this vein, she was recently the Artist in Residence at the Wild[...]
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s
Mar 1 @ 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 1 @ 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.  
Celebrate 35 Years! @ Westbank Library 1:00 PM
Celebrate 35 Years! @ Westbank Library
Mar 1 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Celebrate 35 Years! @ Westbank Library
Drop by Westbank from 1-3pm on Friday for a cupcake to celebrate the library’s 35th anniversary and share your favorite memories. Did you know? Westbank Library was once housed in a bank! Check out some of the early photos of the library on our History page.
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Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Mar 2 @ 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[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 12:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 2 @ 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 12:30 to 3:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Discovery! @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Discovery! @ Westbank
Mar 2 @ 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: 2nd: Brain Blox 9th: StoryBook Dance Making (activity starts at 1:00) 16th: Fun & Games 23rd:[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Mar 2 @ 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 reading Chinese[...]
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Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 3 @ 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[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 3 @ 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. –[...]
Daytime Book Club @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Daytime Book Club @ Laura’s
Mar 3 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Daytime Book Club @ 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 4 @ 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 4 @ 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.   
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Mar 4 @ 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[...]
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Mar 4 @ 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![...]
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Mar 4 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Special for the month of March! Come to the Writing Workshop at Westbank every Monday this month to discuss the art of memoir. 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[...]
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Commons Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 5 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Music & Movement @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Mar 5 @ 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. We’ll also read a story. All ages are welcome, grown ups are[...]
Adult Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Mar 5 @ 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[...]
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura’s
Mar 5 @ 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. This group supports the interests and welfare of the Westbank Community Library District by promoting volunteerism,[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Mar 5 @ 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. –[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 5 @ 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. –[...]
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“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s
Mar 6 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
"Outside of the Box" Children @ Laura's
Twice Exceptional, Many Times Failed Schools are tasked with the nearly impossible mandate of transmitting a standardized curriculum to a wide variety of students. Schools often label students “gifted” or “learning disabled” if they cannot fit in academically with the majority of students who make up the[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 6 @ 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 6 @ 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 – We’re Off to See the Wizard @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Writing – We’re Off to See the Wizard @ Laura’s
Mar 6 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Writing - We're Off to See the Wizard @ 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. Today at Laura’s, we’ll be reading The[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Mar 6 @ 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 6 @ 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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¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 7 @ 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[...]
Storytime @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 7 @ 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!  
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s 4:45 PM
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s
Mar 7 @ 4:45 PM – 5:45 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. Book Selections: January 6 – Carry On by Rainbow Rowell February 7 – The Hate U You Give by Angie Thomas March 7 – Of Witches and Wizards by Nicole Zoltack[...]
Education Conversations: Documentaries @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations: Documentaries @ Laura’s
Mar 7 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Education Conversations: Documentaries @ Laura’s
March documentary film: Mother Nature’s Child   Westbank Libraries’ Education Conversations touches upon topics in education, with an emphasis on the psychology that should inform how we approach education. Participants engage in lively discussions on the topic, and we encourage educators and parents to attend to offer[...]
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Adult Artisan Workshop: Millefiora @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Millefiora @ Laura’s
Mar 8 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Millefiora @ Laura's
Millefiora means “a thousand flowers” in Italian, and refers to a glass making process where tubes, or canes, of color are rolled together and then sliced, revealing an intricate mosaic pattern. The resulting slices are beautiful and can be used as beads or pressed onto shapes. We[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Mar 8 @ 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 9 @ 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 9 @ 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: 2nd: Brain Blox 9th: StoryBook Dance Making (activity starts at 1:00) 16th: Fun & Games 23rd:[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 9 @ 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.
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Mar 9 @ 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 reading Chinese[...]
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Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 10 @ 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[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 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. –[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 1:00 until 2:30 p.m. for a community group meeting. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
French Film Club @ Westbank 2:00 PM
French Film Club @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 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! April film selection: Vivre Sa Vie (My Life to Live) Are you wondering what kinds of films[...]
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s
Mar 10 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura's
Cops, Robbers, and the Weapons They Should Use – Speaker: Charlie Dismore If you want to learn something about the weapons you’re writing into your story, Charlie Dismore is the guy to ask. A native Texan, Marine veteran, and a military designated Rifle and Pistol Expert, he[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 3:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 10 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s
Mar 10 @ 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 11 @ 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 11 @ 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.   
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Mar 11 @ 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[...]
Eanes History Group @ Westbank 11:30 AM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Mar 11 @ 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
This month, special guest Guy Thompson will be joining the group to talk about Plants Native to the Eanes Area from 1880s to Present. Dr. Thompson was born and raised in Mississippi, on the banks of Ol’ Man River.  He attended college there before serving in the[...]
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Mar 11 @ 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![...]
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Mar 11 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Special for the month of March! Come to the Writing Workshop at Westbank every Monday this month to discuss the art of memoir. 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[...]
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Commons Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 12 @ 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.
Music & Movement @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Mar 12 @ 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. We’ll also read a story. All ages are welcome, grown ups are[...]
Adult Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Mar 12 @ 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[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 12:45 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 12 @ 12:45 PM – 2:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 12:45 to 2:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 2:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 12 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Mar 12 @ 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. –[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 12 @ 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. –[...]
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Creative Arts Society Showcase @ Laura’s
Creative Arts Society Showcase @ Laura’s
Mar 13 – May 13 all-day
Creative Arts Society Showcase @ Laura's
The Creative Arts Society is an Austin based, non-profit 501(c)(3) arts organization actively promoting the development of the “Artist in Everyone.” Established in 1999, the vision of this group is to inspire cultural enrichment, community participation, and respect for diversity. Three professional artist members are featured in this[...]
Board of Trustees Meeting @ Laura’s 8:30 AM
Board of Trustees Meeting @ Laura’s
Mar 13 @ 8:30 AM
Board of Trustees Meeting @ Laura's
The Board of Trustees will hold a meeting at Laura’s, 8:30 A.M. in the Commons. 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[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 13 @ 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 13 @ 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! Learn to Juggle with Matt Tardy @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Learn to Juggle with Matt Tardy @ Laura’s
Mar 13 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Learn to Juggle with Matt Tardy @ 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.   Did you know that juggling is[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Mar 13 @ 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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Serenium Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Serenium Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 14 @ 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.  
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 14 @ 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[...]
Storytime @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 14 @ 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!  
Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Mar 14 @ 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. On hiatus in December.      
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 14 @ 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.
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s
Mar 14 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s
Westbank Libraries’ Education Conversations touches upon topics in education, with an emphasis on the psychology that should inform how we approach education. Participants engage in lively discussions on the topic, and we encourage educators and parents to attend to offer multiple perspectives and voices. This program, which[...]
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Energizing Self-Care Series @ Westbank 11:30 AM
Energizing Self-Care Series @ Westbank
Mar 15 @ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Energizing Self-Care Series @ Westbank
Activities You’ll Actually Do (and Enjoy!) │ A Collection of Wisdom for Your Journey to Wellness In this interactive three-part series, two local wellness practitioners lead a variety of invigorating and grounding activities. Designed to help you enhance your daily routine, this series teaches active meditation, breathing, stretching, and movement. More[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Mar 15 @ 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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There’s No Place Like Home
There’s No Place Like Home
Mar 16 – Mar 23 all-day
There's No Place Like Home
This Spring Break, join us at the library for a week filled with fun events and activities. We are celebrating the classic book The Wizard of Oz. Drop in at either location during the week to participate in the scavenger hunt and guessing jar games. Pick up[...]
Backyard Neighborhood Gathering @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Backyard Neighborhood Gathering @ Westbank
Mar 16 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Backyard Neighborhood Gathering @ Westbank
This Spring Break, there’s no place like home! We’ll be kicking off a week of Spring Break programs with a Backyard Neighborhood Gathering at Westbank, where we’ll be joined for a performance by the Capitol City Highlanders Bagpipe Band, and have fun activities to enjoy in the[...]
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Mar 16 @ 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 16 @ 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: 2nd: Brain Blox 9th: StoryBook Dance Making (activity starts at 1:00) 16th: Fun & Games 23rd:[...]
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Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 17 @ 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[...]
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Mar 18 @ 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 18 @ 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.   
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Mar 18 @ 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[...]
All Day Free Play @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
All Day Free Play @ Laura’s
Mar 18 @ 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
All Day Free Play @ Laura's
Spring Break means extended Free Play! Join us starting at noon today. 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,[...]
Discover Your Hidden Powers @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Discover Your Hidden Powers @ Westbank
Mar 18 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Discover Your Hidden Powers @ Westbank
In The Wizard of Oz, Glenda the Good Witch tells Dorothy, “You had the power all along my dear.” Like Dorothy, we can all tap into our inner powers with a bit of mindfulness. Join Glenda as we explore the hidden powers of your breath, your inner calmness,[...]
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Mar 18 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Special for the month of March! Come to the Writing Workshop at Westbank every Monday this month to discuss the art of memoir. 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[...]
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Music & Movement @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Mar 19 @ 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. We’ll also read a story. All ages are welcome, grown ups are[...]
Senior Living Truth Series @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Senior Living Truth Series @ Laura’s
Mar 19 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Senior Living Truth Series @ Laura's
Westbank Libraries is continuing our partnership with Austin Senior Resource Alliance to present a year-long series of candid conversations with local experts focused on the unique and complex issues facing Austin’s mature homeowners and families. Join us on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 10:30am at[...]
Adult Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Mar 19 @ 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[...]
Mad Science @ Westbank 3:00 PM
Mad Science @ Westbank
Mar 19 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Mad Science @ Westbank
Join us this afternoon for some exciting science tricks with special guest Mad Science. Mad Science is on a mission to spark imaginative learning! They are the leading science enrichment provider for children in Pre-K through grade 5. The Gathering Room Capacity: 100
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank 6:30 PM
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank
Mar 19 @ 6:30 PM
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank
Unlike other physical forms of yoga that use still or slow yoga postures, Laughter Yoga is like kindergarten recess for adults, with lots of eye contact, high energy, movement, and an atmosphere filled with child-like playfulness. We bring joy to the body through lots of laughter, silliness,[...]
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Heartsong Music @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Heartsong Music @ Westbank
Mar 20 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Heartsong Music @ Westbank
Bring your children from birth through age seven for music, movement, and fun with Heartsong Music. Grouping children of a variety of ages fosters natural, family-style learning. Younger children enjoy watching and imitating older ones; older children learn by leading younger ones; and adults are happy because[...]
Hot Air Balloon Wind Chimes @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Hot Air Balloon Wind Chimes @ Laura’s
Mar 20 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Hot Air Balloon Wind Chimes @ Laura's
We’re celebrating the classic book The Wizard of Oz this week during Spring Break. Don’t be like Dorothy and miss the hot air balloon! Drop in to Laura’s today between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to decorate your very own hot air balloon wind chime. Every time[...]
Mysteries and More @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Mysteries and More @ Westbank
Mar 20 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Mysteries and More @ Westbank
Interested in investigating some cryptic crimes with other mystery lovers? Come to the Mysteries and More Book Club every third Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Westbank Library! Under the happy guidance of Pam Wood, you’ll join other amateur agents and bloodhound bookworms to talk suspects, motives, alibis, and[...]
Discovery! Wild Things Zoofari @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Wild Things Zoofari @ Laura’s
Mar 20 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Wild Things Zoofari @ 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.   Join us for a special animal[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Mar 20 @ 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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Special Board of Trustees Meeting @ Westbank 8:30 AM
Special Board of Trustees Meeting @ Westbank
Mar 21 @ 8:30 AM
Special 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 will meet to review policy today. This meeting is open to the public.    
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 21 @ 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[...]
Storyteller, Bernadette Nason: Kindness & Courage @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Storyteller, Bernadette Nason: Kindness & Courage @ Laura’s
Mar 21 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Storyteller, Bernadette Nason: Kindness & Courage @ Laura's
Children and adults alike enjoy performances by award-winning professional storyteller and actress Bernadette Nason. Today at Laura’s, Ms. Nason will share two wonderful, interactive stories that demonstrate — through themes of kindness, courage, forgiveness, and love — how to celebrate our differences and acknowledge all we have[...]
Make Your Own Rainbow Jar @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Make Your Own Rainbow Jar @ Laura’s
Mar 21 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Make Your Own Rainbow Jar @ Laura's
Catch a rainbow in a jar! Using some simple materials, we’ll show you how to make this beautiful and fun craft. Drop in to Laura’s today between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m and you can take home your own rainbow jar.      
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s
Mar 21 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 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. Book Selections: January 6 – Carry On by Rainbow Rowell February 7 – The Hate U You Give by Angie Thomas March 7 – Of Witches and Wizards by Nicole Zoltack[...]
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Melted Crayon Art @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Melted Crayon Art @ Laura’s
Mar 22 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Melted Crayon Art @ Laura's
Melting crayon shavings between waxed paper creates a bright and beautiful stained-glass effect. You shave the crayons and create the design, and we’ll iron it for you. Hang it in your window and watch the colors glow. Instructor Barbara Attwell is an award-winning artist and dedicated crafter[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Mar 22 @ 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.  
Movie Matinee: Wizard of Oz @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Movie Matinee: Wizard of Oz @ Laura’s
Mar 22 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Movie Matinee: Wizard of Oz @ Laura's
Join us for a matinee screening of Wizard of Oz, 2:00 p.m. at Laura’s Library. Lemonade and popcorn will be served. After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas. Based on the[...]
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Magician, Cody Fisher @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Magician, Cody Fisher @ Laura’s
Mar 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Magician, Cody Fisher @ Laura's
Join us today at Laura’s for a special magic show by magician Cody Fisher. Cody combines comedy, magic, and lots of audience participation in his performances. Get ready to have some magical fun!   Cody Fisher is a crowd-favorite magician. Upon completion of multiple science degrees in[...]
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Mar 23 @ 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 23 @ 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. Join us today to plant seeds in your own mini garden. March: 2nd: Brain Blox 9th: StoryBook Dance[...]
NEW! Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
NEW! Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s
Mar 23 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
NEW! Women in Print Book Club @ Laura's
Led by volunteer Camille Hoff, this book club reads and discusses books focusing on women’s perspective of the world. Their reading list includes literary fiction, non-fiction, and some classic titles. Join the group on the fourth Saturday of the month at 3 p.m. at Laura’s Library.  [...]
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Tech Help @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 24 @ 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. –[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 24 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 2:00 until 4:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Mar 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[...]
Infant Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Infant Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 25 @ 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.   
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Mar 25 @ 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[...]
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Mar 25 @ 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![...]
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Mar 25 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Special for the month of March! Come to the Writing Workshop at Westbank every Monday this month to discuss the art of memoir. 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[...]
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Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank
Mar 26 @ 10:30 AM – 11:15 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!  
Adult Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Adult Meditation @ Westbank
Mar 26 @ 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[...]
BookTalk @ Westbank 1:00 PM
BookTalk @ Westbank
Mar 26 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
BookTalk @ Westbank
Led 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[...]
Arcade @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura’s
Mar 26 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura's
Come join us for our monthly video game meet-up! We’ll have current and retro gaming consoles to play… Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Super Mario Party Rocket League Street Fighter 5 Arcade Edition Fortnite Just Dance Little Big Planet 3 and more! Feel free to bring your own[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Mar 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. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. –[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 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. @ Westbank Library on Sundays from 12 p.m. –[...]
Pajama Storytime @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Pajama Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 26 @ 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM
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 in the best bedtime stories ever. The milk and cookies are on us! Offered one Tuesday[...]
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American Sign Language Storytime 10:30 AM
American Sign Language Storytime
Mar 27 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
American Sign Language Storytime
This week, an American Sign Language interpreter will be joining our regularly scheduled storytime to interpret our stories and songs for Deaf patrons, and to teach hearing patrons signs they can incorporate into everyday life with their little ones   Join Ms. Maureen for Storytime every Wednesday.[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 11:15 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 27 @ 11:15 AM – 12:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 2:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Mar 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.  
Discovery! LEGO Free Play @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! LEGO Free Play @ Laura’s
Mar 27 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! LEGO Free Play @ 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. Does your kid like to play with[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Mar 27 @ 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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¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Mar 28 @ 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[...]
Armstrong Community Music School @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Laura’s
Mar 28 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Laura's
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!
WHS Presents: The Science to Overcoming Performance Anxiety @ Westbank 12:00 PM
WHS Presents: The Science to Overcoming Performance Anxiety @ Westbank
Mar 28 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
WHS Presents: The Science to Overcoming Performance Anxiety @ 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 presented at Westbank Library. All families are welcome! This week, Afshan Khan (M.D.) presents The Science[...]
Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Mar 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. On hiatus in December.      
Education Conversations: Book Club @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations: Book Club @ Laura’s
Mar 28 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Education Conversations: Book Club @ Laura's
Westbank Libraries’ Education Conversations touches upon topics in education, with an emphasis on the psychology that should inform how we approach education. Participants engage in lively discussions on the topic, and we encourage educators and parents to attend to offer multiple perspectives and voices. This program, which[...]
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Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Mar 29 @ 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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Commons Closed @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 30 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Mar 30 @ 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 30 @ 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: 2nd: Brain Blox 9th: StoryBook Dance Making (activity starts at 1:00) 16th: Fun & Games 23rd:[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Mar 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 reading Chinese[...]
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Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Mar 31 @ 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[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Mar 31 @ 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. –[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Mar 31 @ 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.