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Creative Arts Society Photography Exhibit @ Laura’s
Creative Arts Society Photography Exhibit @ Laura’s
Aug 7 – Sep 4 all-day
Creative Arts Society Photography Exhibit @ Laura's
This exhibit features professional photo artists, Leslie Kell, Lisa Zinna and LeRoy Lawson from the Creative Arts Society (CAS). CAS 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[...]
LIBRARY CLOSED, NO EVENTS
LIBRARY CLOSED, NO EVENTS
Sep 1 – Sep 2 all-day
LIBRARY CLOSED, NO EVENTS
  Both libraries will be closed on Sunday, September 1st and Monday, September 2nd for Labor Day.
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Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Armstrong Community Music School @ Westbank
Sep 3 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 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!  
Westbank Travels @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Westbank Travels @ Laura’s
Sep 3 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Westbank Travels @ Laura's
Featuring Drouin Cruises, LLC Julie Drouin, owner of Drouin Cruises, LLC in Westlake will be sharing with us the advantages of small ship cruising and all-inclusive luxury travel along with some insight to river cruising as well. Whether you’re an avid cruiser or never cruised before –[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Sep 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[...]
[DATE MOVED] Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank 5:00 PM
[DATE MOVED] Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank
Sep 3 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
[DATE MOVED] Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank
This week’s meeting will be held Wednesday, September 4th from 5:00 to 7:00. 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 Macklin[...]
Coding with Scratch @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Coding with Scratch @ Laura’s
Sep 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[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Sep 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
Sep 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[...]
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“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s
Sep 4 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
"Outside of the Box" Children @ Laura's
We Made it Through the First Week of School – Now What? September is the month in which students, teachers and families settle into a groove (and sometimes a reputation) for the year. Join us to explore early-in-the-year strategies for parents to lay the groundwork for meaningful[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 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!  
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 4 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 1:00 until 2:00 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
Sep 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 – Get Gobblefunking with Roald Dahl! @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Writing – Get Gobblefunking with Roald Dahl! @ Laura’s
Sep 4 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Writing - Get Gobblefunking with Roald Dahl! @ 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. September 13 is Roald Dahl Day! Dahl[...]
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank
Sep 4 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank
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 Macklin Room. This group supports the interests and welfare of the Westbank Community Library[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Sep 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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¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 5 @ 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
Sep 5 @ 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!
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 5 @ 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s 4:45 PM
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s
Sep 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. Fall Book Selections: September 5 – All of Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling October 3 – Queen of Hearts by Colleen Oakes November 7 – The Sun is Also a[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 5:15 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 5 @ 5:15 PM – 7:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 5:15 to 7:00pm. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
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First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s
Sep 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
Sep 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
Sep 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[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 7 @ 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 1:00 until 4:30 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
Sep 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. September: 7th: Build with Rigamajig 14th: Snap Circuits 21st: Marble Art and Outdoor Play 28th: Music and Movement[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Sep 7 @ 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 Sundays @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s
Sep 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
Sep 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
Sep 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. October film selection: Le Nom des Gens (The Names of[...]
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s
Sep 8 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura's
Search and Rescue Procedures with Canine Demonstration Sarah Stone of Alamo Area Search and Rescue will speak to our group about her five years of experience in the central Texas area. She will discuss the three types of dogs used in SAR and the types of cases[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 3:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 8 @ 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.  
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 4:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Sep 8 @ 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. 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
Sep 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
Sep 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
Sep 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.   
Eanes History Group @ Westbank 11:30 AM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Sep 9 @ 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Author James L. Haley will be visiting the Eanes History Group to speak on historical literacy, the present level of ignorance about history in our society, and what historical fiction can do to fix it in “Literacy from Historical Fiction: The Job and the Joy.” Haley is[...]
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Sep 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![...]
Writing Workshop @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Sep 9 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
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: Aug. 12 — The Story Arc: We’ll be looking at the arc of[...]
Valley View Elementary: Abstraction, an Art Show @ Laura’s
Valley View Elementary: Abstraction, an Art Show @ Laura’s
Sep 10 – Oct 29 all-day
Valley View Elementary: Abstraction, an Art Show @ Laura's
Laura’s Library is proud to host a unique art show featuring work by students from Valley View Elementary. With tempera and acrylic paints on canvas and paper, students used unconventional tools to create the pieces in this exhibit. Please join us for a reception on September 15,[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 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.
Music & Movement @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Sep 10 @ 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[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Sep 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 12:45 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 10 @ 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.  
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 10 @ 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 3:00 until 7:00 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
Sep 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
Sep 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: Art Tote Bags @ Westbank 5:30 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Art Tote Bags @ Westbank
Sep 10 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Art Tote Bags @ Westbank
Bring some art into the world by designing your own cloth grocery or tote bag. Draw any illustration or use a repeating pattern with Pentel fabric crayons, which are brilliant dye pigments in stick form. Designs are permanent once heat set. Walk away from plastic bags in[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 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
Sep 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! Wildflower Seed Bombs @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Wildflower Seed Bombs @ Laura’s
Sep 11 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Wildflower Seed Bombs @ 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. Wildflower Seed Bombs Get good and dirty[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Sep 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
Sep 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
Sep 12 @ 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
Sep 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!  
WHS Presents: Life Purpose—A Key to Wellbeing, Academic Success, and College Admissions @ Westbank 12:00 PM
WHS Presents: Life Purpose—A Key to Wellbeing, Academic Success, and College Admissions @ Westbank
Sep 12 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
WHS Presents: Life Purpose—A Key to Wellbeing, Academic Success, and College Admissions @ 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, Anjali Maazel, AB Princeton, Phi Beta[...]
Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Sep 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. On hiatus in December.      
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s
Sep 12 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 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.
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s
Sep 12 @ 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[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Sep 12 @ 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.
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Sep 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
Sep 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[...]
Discovery! @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Discovery! @ Westbank
Sep 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. September: 7th: Build with Rigamajig 14th: Snap Circuits 21st: Marble Art and Outdoor Play 28th: Music and Movement[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Sep 14 @ 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[...]
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s
Sep 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,[...]
Tech Help @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Tech Help @ Westbank
Sep 15 @ 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[...]
Valley View Elementary: Abstraction, an Art Show – Reception @ Laura’s 2:30 PM
Valley View Elementary: Abstraction, an Art Show – Reception @ Laura’s
Sep 15 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Valley View Elementary: Abstraction, an Art Show - Reception @ Laura's
Join us for a reception celebrating Valley View Elementary’s Art Show. Laura’s Library is proud to host a unique art show featuring work by students from Valley View Elementary. With tempera and acrylic paints on canvas and paper, students used unconventional tools to create the pieces in[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 4:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Sep 15 @ 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. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Sep 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
Sep 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.   
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 16 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 16 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 12:00 until 1:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Sep 16 @ 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![...]
Music & Movement @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Sep 17 @ 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
Sep 17 @ 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 third Tuesday of each month at 10:30am at[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Sep 17 @ 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
Sep 17 @ 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[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Sep 17 @ 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
Sep 17 @ 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[...]
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank 6:30 PM
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank
Sep 17 @ 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,[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 18 @ 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!  
Mysteries and More @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Mysteries and More @ Westbank
Sep 18 @ 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[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 2:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 18 @ 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 Knit @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Learn to Knit @ Laura’s
Sep 18 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Learn to Knit @ 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. Drop-in for Discovery! Today we will be[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Sep 18 @ 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[...]
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 19 @ 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
Sep 19 @ 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 1:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 19 @ 1:00 PM – 4:45 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 1:00 to 4:45 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s
Sep 19 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 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.
CPR and First Aid Training @ Westbank 11:00 AM
CPR and First Aid Training @ Westbank
Sep 20 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CPR and First Aid Training @ Westbank
Do you know CPR? Has it been a while since you have taken a class? The American Heart Association has made some significant changes in the last few years. Whether this is your first time or you want to re-certify, VIK Complete Care will have an AHA-certified[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Sep 20 @ 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.  
CPR and First Aid Training @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
CPR and First Aid Training @ Laura’s
Sep 21 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CPR and First Aid Training @ Laura's
Do you know CPR? Has it been a while since you have taken a class? The American Heart Association has made some significant changes in the last few years. Whether this is your first time or you want to re-certify, VIK Complete Care will have an AHA-certified[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 21 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sep 21 @ 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
Sep 21 @ 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. September: 7th: Build with Rigamajig 14th: Snap Circuits 21st: Marble Art and Outdoor Play 28th: Music and Movement[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Sep 21 @ 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[...]
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s
Sep 22 @ 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
Sep 22 @ 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 3:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 22 @ 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.
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 3:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 22 @ 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.  
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Sep 23 @ 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
Sep 23 @ 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.   
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Sep 23 @ 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![...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Sep 24 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 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
Sep 24 @ 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[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Sep 24 @ 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[...]
BookTalk @ Westbank 1:00 PM
BookTalk @ Westbank
Sep 24 @ 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
Sep 24 @ 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
Sep 24 @ 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
Sep 24 @ 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[...]
Pajama Storytime @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Pajama Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 24 @ 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[...]
American Sign Language Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
American Sign Language Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 25 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
American Sign Language Storytime @ Westbank
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. This[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 11:15 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 25 @ 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
Sep 25 @ 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
Sep 25 @ 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
Sep 25 @ 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[...]
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
¡Hola, Hola! Spanish Storytime @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 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
Sep 26 @ 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!  
WHS Presents: Best Practices for Defeating Digital Distractions @ Westbank 12:00 PM
WHS Presents: Best Practices for Defeating Digital Distractions @ Westbank
Sep 26 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
WHS Presents: Best Practices for Defeating Digital Distractions @ 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, Lisa Johnson, M. Ed., presents Best[...]
Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Sep 26 @ 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
Sep 26 @ 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.
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Dog Storytime @ Laura’s
Sep 26 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 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.
Education Conversations Book Club @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations Book Club @ Laura’s
Sep 26 @ 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[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 10:00 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 27 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank 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.  
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Sep 27 @ 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
Sep 28 @ 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
Sep 28 @ 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. September: 7th: Build with Rigamajig 14th: Snap Circuits 21st: Marble Art and Outdoor Play 28th: Music and Movement[...]
Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s
Sep 28 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Women in Print Book Club @ Laura's
New Book Club 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[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Sep 28 @ 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[...]
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Sundays @ Laura’s
Sep 29 @ 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
Sep 29 @ 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[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Sep 29 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Sep 30 @ 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
Sep 30 @ 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.   
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Sep 30 @ 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![...]