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Daytime Book Group @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Daytime Book Group @ Laura’s
Dec 1 @ 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
Dec 2 @ 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[...]
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Westbank Travels @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Westbank Travels @ Laura’s
Dec 3 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Westbank Travels @ Laura's
Global CommUnity is a thoughtful travel company created to help families map out and plan explorations around the world. Our mission is to create a Global CommUnity, first by fostering meaningful connections among family members, and then by engaging families with other cultures, all while leaving a[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Dec 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[...]
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Westbank
Dec 3 @ 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[...]
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Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Dec 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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EISD Speaker Series: Anxiety – Signs and Symptoms @ Laura’s 12:00 PM
EISD Speaker Series: Anxiety – Signs and Symptoms @ Laura’s
Dec 5 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
EISD Speaker Series: Anxiety - Signs and Symptoms @ Laura's
Many people suffer from anxiety to varying degrees throughout their lives, yet few people get the help they need to combat this common condition. Expressive Therapist Susan Bednar-Haynes will outline the signs and symptoms of anxiety, as well as teach simple yet powerful, evidence-based relation techniques proven[...]
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First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s
Dec 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
Dec 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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Neighborhood Gathering: Mini Horses & Cocoa @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Neighborhood Gathering: Mini Horses & Cocoa @ Westbank
Dec 7 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Neighborhood Gathering: Mini Horses & Cocoa @ Westbank
There’s a chill in the air, and the backyard at Westbank is full of miniature horses and cups of hot cocoa from Trianon! Live music will be provided by a quartet from Westlake High School. Even Sparkles the Elf will be making a guest appearance! Put on[...]
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Dec 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[...]
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Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura’s
Dec 8 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Sisters In Crime @ Laura's
Have a Very Bloody Christmas Join us for Sisters in Crime, Heart of Texas Chapter’s annual Christmas Party. We’ll hear excerpts from what our authors are writing and enjoy a potluck of recipes inspired by the books we love. No real blood will be involved, but expect[...]
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s
Dec 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
Dec 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[...]
Eanes History Group @ Westbank 11:30 AM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Dec 9 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
This month, the Harry Ransom Center’s retired Senior Curator of Photography and Film, Roy Flukinger, will present “Discerning History from Vintage Photos.” He will lead an exploration of the stories and history we can learn from photographs. Why was the image created? What visual clues can we[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Dec 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[...]
Adult Artisan Workshop: Burr Oak Acorn Ornaments @ Westbank 5:30 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Burr Oak Acorn Ornaments @ Westbank
Dec 10 @ 5:30 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Burr Oak Acorn Ornaments @ Westbank
Create delightful hanging ornaments with vibrantly colored wet felted balls tucked into locally gathered, large Burr Oak acorn caps. Wet felting starts by layering fine wool, and massaging it with warm, soapy water into a shape. Needle felting after it is dry can add details. Instructor Barbara[...]
Fall Meditation Series @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Fall Meditation Series @ Laura’s
Dec 10 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Fall Meditation Series @ Laura's
Do you become overwhelmed with the idea of meditation and have visions of yogis sitting on a mountaintop in lotus position for an hour? Instructor Lisa Galizia takes a simple approach, focusing on sound, visualization, and breathing techniques, followed by a 20-minute Prime of Life yoga session.[...]
“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s
Dec 11 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
"Outside of the Box" Children @ Laura's
Educating a Twice Exceptional (or 2E) Child: Interactive Teaching Strategies for Exceptional Engagement in STEM In this month’s talk, we will discuss the challenge of creating a learning environment that meets the needs of a diverse set of learners. We will explore innovative methods that are geared[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Dec 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[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Dec 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
Dec 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[...]
Intro to the Game of Bridge @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Intro to the Game of Bridge @ Westbank
Dec 15 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Intro to the Game of Bridge @ Westbank
Why learn to play bridge? Bridge provides a mental challenge, which can help keep your mind young. Plus, it’s a great way to make friends! Whether you’re interested in a casual game or something more competitive, you’re invited to play with us today.
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Dec 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[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Dec 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[...]
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank 6:30 PM
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank
Dec 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,[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Dec 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[...]
Education Conversations Book Club @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations Book Club @ Laura’s
Dec 19 @ 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
Dec 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.  
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Dec 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[...]
Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Women in Print Book Club @ Laura’s
Dec 21 @ 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[...]
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Dec 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[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Dec 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
Dec 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[...]
Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Dec 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[...]
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Heartfulness Meditation @ Westbank
Dec 31 @ 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[...]