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Cuernavaca Arts Cooperative – Our Neighborhood: An Art Show @ Laura’s
Cuernavaca Arts Cooperative – Our Neighborhood: An Art Show @ Laura’s
May 21 – Aug 6 all-day
Cuernavaca Arts Cooperative - Our Neighborhood: An Art Show @ Laura's
Join us for a summer art show inspired by our neighborhood. This exhibit will feature multiple mediums by local artists from the Cuernavaca Arts Cooperative. Come enjoy these one-of-a-kind works drawn from our very own splendid environs. We will be having a Reception on Sunday, May 26[...]
It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Summer Discovery Program
It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Summer Discovery Program
Jun 1 – Aug 2 all-day
It's a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Summer Discovery Program
Join your neighbors at the library for a summer full of fun! Come in to either library to get your summer calendars, or click here for the printable version. We recommend you check the web calendar before heading to library events to confirm there have been no[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 10:00 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Jul 1 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 10:00 a.m. 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
Jul 1 @ 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
Jul 1 @ 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.   
All Day Art & Play @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
All Day Art & Play @ Laura’s
Jul 1 @ 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
All Day Art & Play @ Laura's
Art Exploration & Free Play combine for an all day event on first Mondays this summer! 6.3: Messy Art & Play (with a Special Guest) 7.1: Water Art & Play (Crepe Crazy will join us from 11am-2pm) 8.5: Nature Art & Play  
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Music & Movement @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Jul 2 @ 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[...]
Westbank Travels @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Westbank Travels @ Laura’s
Jul 2 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Westbank Travels @ Laura's
We’ll be sharing our travel stories at this month’s meeting. Come with tales of your travel adventures! Have you been bitten by the travel bug? Whether you’re thinking about your next trip or can’t wait to tell others about your last one, come share stories with other globetrotters[...]
Fun & Games @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Jul 2 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Join us each week through July 30th for fun! Drop in each week to play board games, do puzzles, and activities. If you have any favorite board games, feel free to bring them along. Bring a friend or make a new one! No matter what you choose[...]
Arcade @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura’s
Jul 2 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura's
This summer Arcade is every week! Join us for our video game meet-up, where 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[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Jul 2 @ 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
Jul 2 @ 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. –[...]
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Jul 2 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Join us on Tuesday evenings at Westbank Library for fun events tailored to adults. 6.4: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 6.11: Artisan Workshop with Barbara Attwell 6.18 Laughter Yoga 6.25: Music – Eddie Collins & Max Zimmet Duo 7.2: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 7.9: Artisan Workshop[...]
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Musician Joe McDermott @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Musician Joe McDermott @ Laura’s
Jul 3 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Musician Joe McDermott @ Laura's
Join us every Wednesday at Laura’s through July 24th for a different performer! Musician Joe McDermott is a local favorite. Joe has been performing for children and families for over 30 years. You can catch up with him on his website, or check out his music on[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Jul 3 @ 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
Jul 3 @ 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! Wild Things Zoofari @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Wild Things Zoofari @ Laura’s
Jul 3 @ 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[...]
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank 5:30 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
Jul 3 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Gathering Room In Use @ Westbank
The Gathering Room at Westbank will be in use from 5:30 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
Jul 3 @ 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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LIBRARY CLOSED, NO EVENTS
LIBRARY CLOSED, NO EVENTS
Jul 4 all-day
LIBRARY CLOSED, NO EVENTS
Both libraries will be closed on Thursday, July 4th.
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Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Jul 5 @ 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.  
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Jul 5 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 1:00 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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Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Jul 6 @ 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 12:00 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Jul 6 @ 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 12:00 to 3:30 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
Jul 6 @ 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.   July: 6th: Building Exploration 13th: Sensory Galaxy Jars 20th: Sculpting with Dough 27th: Special GUEST – Back[...]
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Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Jul 7 @ 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
Jul 7 @ 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 Group @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Daytime Book Group @ Laura’s
Jul 7 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Daytime Book Group @ Laura's
Daytime Book Group comes together once a month to discuss books that explore life from many angles – from the author’s viewpoint, from the characters’ experiences, and from the group members’ personal perspectives. The group reads both fiction and non-fiction, and participants engage in lively discussions on[...]
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Jul 8 @ 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
Jul 8 @ 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.   
ON HIATUS: Eanes History Group @ Westbank 11:30 AM
ON HIATUS: Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Jul 8 @ 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
ON HIATUS: Eanes History Group @ Westbank
The Eanes History Group will be on hiatus in July. See you next month on August 12! _______________________________________________________________________________________ On the second Monday of each month, join fellow history buffs in learning about, sharing, and celebrating the heritage of the Eanes area! Would you like to know how[...]
Art Exploration @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura’s
Jul 8 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura's
Join us every week through July 29 to explore art! Drop in anytime between noon and 2 pm on Mondays at Laura’s. We’ll explore different mediums each week, and create something new.
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Jul 8 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura's
Make Mondays fun days! Meet up with your friends at the world’s best play date. Your kids can play with each other, make new friends, use their imaginations, and just be kids. Fun for all, and no clean-up for you – a great way to start your week![...]
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Commons Closed @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Jul 9 @ 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
Jul 9 @ 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[...]
Fun & Games @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Jul 9 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Join us each week through July 30th for fun! Drop in each week to play board games, do puzzles, and activities. If you have any favorite board games, feel free to bring them along. Bring a friend or make a new one! No matter what you choose[...]
Arcade @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura’s
Jul 9 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura's
This summer Arcade is every week! Join us for our video game meet-up, where 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[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Jul 9 @ 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
Jul 9 @ 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. –[...]
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Jul 9 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Join us on Tuesday evenings at Westbank Library for fun events tailored to adults. 6.4: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 6.11: Artisan Workshop with Barbara Attwell 6.18 Laughter Yoga 6.25: Music – Eddie Collins & Max Zimmet Duo 7.2: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 7.9: Artisan Workshop[...]
Magician Cody Fisher @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Magician Cody Fisher @ Laura’s
Jul 10 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Magician Cody Fisher @ Laura's
Join us every Wednesday at Laura’s through July 24th for a different performer! Today at Laura’s we’ll have 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! Recommended for[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Jul 10 @ 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
Jul 10 @ 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 2:00 to 5:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Discovery! Hideout Theatre Improv @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Hideout Theatre Improv @ Laura’s
Jul 10 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Hideout Theatre Improv @ 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.   With Hideout Theatre Improv, improvisors act[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Jul 10 @ 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
Jul 11 @ 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
Jul 11 @ 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[...]
The Little Bird Children’s Hour with Russ Glenn @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
The Little Bird Children’s Hour with Russ Glenn @ Laura’s
Jul 11 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
The Little Bird Children's Hour with Russ Glenn @ Laura's
The Little Bird Children’s Hour is a high energy and interactive show. Featuring Woody Guthrie’s songs, originals, and classic children’s tunes it is sure to entertain children (and their adults). Russ is an energetic and engaging performer. Children are encouraged to sing along, dance, bounce, giggle, spin,[...]
Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Jul 11 @ 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
Jul 11 @ 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.
Watch and Read: Watch How to Train Your Dragon @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Watch and Read: Watch How to Train Your Dragon @ Laura’s
Jul 11 @ 2:00 PM
Watch and Read: Watch How to Train Your Dragon @ Laura's
Join us on select Thursdays for this movie & book club where we’ll alternate watching a movie, and then explore the book through fun activities. 7.11: we’ll be watching How to Train Your Dragon (2010, Rated PG) 7.25: we’ll be exploring the book How to Train Your[...]
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s
Jul 11 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s
Education Myths Everyone knows that gifted and talented programs are necessary for advanced students; students have visual, auditory, or kinesthetic learning styles; and personalized learning allows for higher student engagement. Or are these just popular myths? In his talk at Laura’s Library, Antonio Buehler will highlight education[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Jul 12 @ 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
Jul 13 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen Healing Qi Gong is a unique seated form of exercise developed by Master Li Junfeng. This gentle form of Qi Gong is ideal for loosening stiff joints, restoring focus and mental clarity, producing deep relaxation, and promoting overall health. The movements are easy to perform[...]
Austin Reptile Shows @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Austin Reptile Shows @ Laura’s
Jul 13 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Austin Reptile Shows @ Laura's
Kids are fascinated by reptiles! Austin Reptile Shows share a passion for these creatures with children and adults in the Austin area and throughout Central Texas in the form of exciting and educational presentations. The Commons Meeting Room Capacity: 250 Michael Foux, a former graphic designer, is[...]
Discovery! @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Discovery! @ Westbank
Jul 13 @ 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.   July: 6th: Building Exploration 13th: Sensory Galaxy Jars 20th: Sculpting with Dough 27th: Special GUEST – Back[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Jul 13 @ 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[...]
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 4:15 PM
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Jul 13 @ 4:15 PM – 4:45 PM
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
 “中文游乐园-Beginning 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. Beginning learners will learn to read, speak, and write Chinese through many fun activities. Participating children are encouraged to speak Chinese throughout the[...]
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Jul 14 @ 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
Jul 14 @ 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. –[...]
French Film Club @ Westbank 2:00 PM
French Film Club @ Westbank
Jul 14 @ 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! July film selection: Touchez pas au Grisbi (Hands off the Loot) Currently available through Kanopy Are you[...]
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s
Jul 14 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura's
Computer and Resource Workshop This month, we’re having a writers’ resource workshop. Bring your laptops! Sisters in Crime is a network of authors, readers, publishers, agents, booksellers, and librarians – women and men who love the mystery genre and who promote women crime writers.
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s
Jul 14 @ 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[...]
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Jul 15 @ 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
Jul 15 @ 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.   
Art Exploration @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura’s
Jul 15 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura's
Join us every week through July 29 to explore art! Drop in anytime between noon and 2 pm on Mondays at Laura’s. We’ll explore different mediums each week, and create something new.
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Jul 15 @ 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![...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Jul 16 @ 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.  
Music & Movement @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Music & Movement @ Westbank
Jul 16 @ 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
Jul 16 @ 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[...]
Fun & Games @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Jul 16 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Join us each week through July 30th for fun! Drop in each week to play board games, do puzzles, and activities. If you have any favorite board games, feel free to bring them along. Bring a friend or make a new one! No matter what you choose[...]
Arcade @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura’s
Jul 16 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura's
This summer Arcade is every week! Join us for our video game meet-up, where 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[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Jul 16 @ 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
Jul 16 @ 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. –[...]
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Jul 16 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Join us on Tuesday evenings at Westbank Library for fun events tailored to adults. 6.4: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 6.11: Artisan Workshop with Barbara Attwell 6.18 Laughter Yoga 6.25: Music – Eddie Collins & Max Zimmet Duo 7.2: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 7.9: Artisan Workshop[...]
Circus ChickenDog @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Circus ChickenDog @ Laura’s
Jul 17 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Circus ChickenDog @ Laura's
Join us every Wednesday at Laura’s through July 24th for a different performer! Circus ChickenDog joins us today at the library. Part workshop, part performance, Chicken Dog will show you amazing juggling skills and teach you some juggling basics! Recommended for ages 3 & up. The Commons[...]
Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storytime @ Westbank
Jul 17 @ 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
Jul 17 @ 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[...]
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 1:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Jul 17 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 1:30 until 3:00 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
Jul 17 @ 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! Cartooning with Mr. Pitts @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Cartooning with Mr. Pitts @ Laura’s
Jul 17 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Cartooning with Mr. Pitts @ 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.   Children are naturally good at cartooning.[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Jul 17 @ 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
Jul 18 @ 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
Jul 18 @ 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!  
Commons Closed @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Jul 18 @ 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 12:00 until 3:30 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 4:00 PM
Young Adult Book Club @ Laura’s
Jul 18 @ 4:00 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. Summer Book Selections: June 6 – Short History of the Girl Next Door by Jared Reck June 20 – The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee July 4 – No meeting[...]
Laura’s 10th Birthday Party @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Laura’s 10th Birthday Party @ Laura’s
Jul 19 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Laura's 10th Birthday Party @ Laura's
Join us today to celebrate the 10th birthday of Laura’s Library. That’s right, Laura’s is 10 years old! Come in to take your photo with Laura’s statue out front. We will also enjoy: 11 AM: Musician Staci Gray 2 PM: Cupcake Decorating
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Jul 19 @ 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.  
STREAMING: NASA Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission 12:00 PM
STREAMING: NASA Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission
Jul 19 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
STREAMING: NASA Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission
On July 20, 1969 history was made as the first man walked on the moon. Relive this monumental moment as we gather to watch, “NASA’s Giant Leaps: Past and Future – Celebrating Apollo 50th as We Go Forward to the Moon”. Watch live at the Westbank Library[...]
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Jul 20 @ 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
Jul 20 @ 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.   July: 6th: Building Exploration 13th: Sensory Galaxy Jars 20th: Sculpting with Dough 27th: Special GUEST – Back[...]
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 3:00 PM
中文游乐园-Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Jul 20 @ 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[...]
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 4:15 PM
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Jul 20 @ 4:15 PM – 4:45 PM
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
 “中文游乐园-Beginning 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. Beginning learners will learn to read, speak, and write Chinese through many fun activities. Participating children are encouraged to speak Chinese throughout the[...]
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Jul 21 @ 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
Jul 21 @ 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 1:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
Jul 21 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Commons Closed @ Laura’s
The Commons at Laura’s will be closed from 1:00 until 4:00 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
Jul 22 @ 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
Jul 22 @ 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.   
Art Exploration @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura’s
Jul 22 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura's
Join us every week through July 29 to explore art! Drop in anytime between noon and 2 pm on Mondays at Laura’s. We’ll explore different mediums each week, and create something new.
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Jul 22 @ 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![...]
Storybook Dance Making @ Westbank 10:30 AM
Storybook Dance Making @ Westbank
Jul 23 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Storybook Dance Making @ Westbank
Storybook Dance Making is Dance Waterloo’s award-winning dance education program for families with children ages 5-10. Each class is inspired by a storybook. The class consists of a warm-up, structured dance jam, storybook reading, and dance making activities that are fun for both children and adults! *Parent/guardian[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 10:45 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Jul 23 @ 10:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
The Macklin Room at Westbank is closed from 10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. If you’d like to inquire about using a meeting room, please see our Meeting Room Policies.  
Fun & Games @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Jul 23 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Join us each week through July 30th for fun! Drop in each week to play board games, do puzzles, and activities. If you have any favorite board games, feel free to bring them along. Bring a friend or make a new one! No matter what you choose[...]
Arcade @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura’s
Jul 23 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura's
This summer Arcade is every week! Join us for our video game meet-up, where 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[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Jul 23 @ 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
Jul 23 @ 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
Jul 23 @ 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[...]
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Jul 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Join us on Tuesday evenings at Westbank library for fun events tailored to adults. 6.4: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 6.11: Artisan Workshop with Barbara Attwell 6.18 Laughter Yoga 6.25: Music – Eddie Collins & Max Zimmet Duo 7.2: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 7.9: Artisan Workshop[...]
American Sign Language Storytime @ Westbank 10:30 AM
American Sign Language Storytime @ Westbank
Jul 24 @ 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.[...]
Percussion Things @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Percussion Things @ Laura’s
Jul 24 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Percussion Things @ Laura's
Join us for the final performance of the summer! Percussion Things joins us today at the library for our last show of the summer. Percussion Things loves sharing stories and music to inspire and delight audiences of all sizes and ages at schools, libraries, and festivals throughout[...]
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank 11:15 AM
Macklin Room Closed @ Westbank
Jul 24 @ 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
Jul 24 @ 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! Mad Science @ Laura’s 4:30 PM
Discovery! Mad Science @ Laura’s
Jul 24 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Discovery! Mad Science @ 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 this afternoon for some[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Jul 24 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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.
Watch and Read: Read How to Train Your Dragon @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Watch and Read: Read How to Train Your Dragon @ Laura’s
Jul 25 @ 2:00 PM
Watch and Read: Read How to Train Your Dragon @ Laura's
Join us on our last Thursday for this movie & book club where we’ll alternate watching a movie, and then explore the book through fun activities. 7.25: we’ll be exploring the book How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell Some books will be available behind the[...]
Education Conversations Book Club @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations Book Club @ Laura’s
Jul 25 @ 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[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Jul 26 @ 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: Meet the Robinsons @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Movie Matinee: Meet the Robinsons @ Laura’s
Jul 26 @ 2:00 PM
Movie Matinee: Meet the Robinsons @ Laura's
Beat the heat and join us for a matinee screening of Meet the Robinsons, 2:00 p.m. at Laura’s Library. Lemonade and popcorn will be served. Join a brilliant young inventor named Lewis as he sets off on a time-traveling journey to find the family he never knew.[...]
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Jul 27 @ 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
Jul 27 @ 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.   July: 6th: Building Exploration 13th: Sensory Galaxy Jars 20th: Sculpting with Dough 27th: Special GUEST – Back[...]
Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s
Jul 27 @ 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
Jul 27 @ 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[...]
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank 4:15 PM
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
Jul 27 @ 4:15 PM – 4:45 PM
中文游乐园-Beginning Chinese Learning Playground @ Westbank
 “中文游乐园-Beginning 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. Beginning learners will learn to read, speak, and write Chinese through many fun activities. Participating children are encouraged to speak Chinese throughout the[...]
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime @ Laura’s
Jul 28 @ 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
Jul 28 @ 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. –[...]
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Jul 29 @ 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
Jul 29 @ 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.   
Art Exploration @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura’s
Jul 29 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Art Exploration @ Laura's
Join us every week through July 29 to explore art! Drop in anytime between noon and 2 pm on Mondays at Laura’s. We’ll explore different mediums each week, and create something new.
Free Play @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Free Play @ Laura’s
Jul 29 @ 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
Jul 30 @ 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[...]
BookTalk @ Westbank 1:00 PM
BookTalk @ Westbank
Jul 30 @ 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[...]
Fun & Games @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Jul 30 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Fun & Games @ Westbank
Join us each week through July 30th for fun! Drop in each week to play board games, do puzzles, and activities. If you have any favorite board games, feel free to bring them along. Bring a friend or make a new one! No matter what you choose[...]
Arcade @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura’s
Jul 30 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura's
This summer Arcade is every week! Join us for our video game meet-up, where 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[...]
Tech Help @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Tech Help @ Laura’s
Jul 30 @ 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
Jul 30 @ 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. –[...]
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Jul 30 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday Evenings at the Library @ Westbank
Join us on Tuesday evenings at Westbank Library for fun events tailored to adults. 6.4: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 6.11: Artisan Workshop with Barbara Attwell 6.18 Laughter Yoga 6.25: Music – Eddie Collins & Max Zimmet Duo 7.2: Games & Coloring for Grown-Ups 7.9: Artisan Workshop[...]
The Little Bird Children’s Hour with Russ Glenn @ Westbank 10:30 AM
The Little Bird Children’s Hour with Russ Glenn @ Westbank
Jul 31 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
The Little Bird Children's Hour with Russ Glenn @ Westbank
The Little Bird Children’s Hour is a high energy and interactive show. Featuring Woody Guthrie’s songs, originals, and classic children’s tunes it is sure to entertain children (and their adults). Russ is an energetic and engaging performer. Children are encouraged to sing along, dance, bounce, giggle, spin,[...]
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! @ Laura’s
Jul 31 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! @ Laura's
Calling all Hogwarts hopefuls! It’s Harry’s birthday, and the wizarding world is having a party! Witches and wizards of every house are invited to come celebrate our favorite wizard with magical games and spellbinding activities. Wear your wizarding attire, grab a portkey, and join us for some[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Jul 31 @ 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[...]