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First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura’s
Feb 1 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
First Friday Genealogy @ Laura's
Whether you are a beginner just starting to explore your ancestors or deep in your research, in this group you can explore databases, trade knowledge and tips, and share wonderful stories with each other. Join Susan Marking, our amateur experienced genealogist, who facilitates this group on the[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Feb 1 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Our Knitters meet for fun and fiber every week. Flash your best needles, break out the good yarn, and come teach, be taught, or simply enjoy the glorious art of knitting! Join the group every Friday at noon at the Westbank Library. Crocheters and embroiderers welcome.  
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Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Feb 2 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen Healing Qi Gong is a unique seated form of exercise developed by Master Li Junfeng. This gentle form of Qi Gong is ideal for loosening stiff joints, restoring focus and mental clarity, producing deep relaxation, and promoting overall health. The movements are easy to perform[...]
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Daytime Book Club @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Daytime Book Club @ Laura’s
Feb 3 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Daytime Book Club @ Laura's
Daytime Book Group comes together once a month to discuss books that explore life from many angles – from the author’s viewpoint, from the characters’ experiences, and from the group members’ personal perspectives. The group reads both fiction and non-fiction, and participants engage in lively discussions on[...]
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Feb 4 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura's
Qi Gong (pronounced chee gung) is an ancient Chinese health care practice that integrates physical postures and gentle movements, breathing and focused mind. “Qi” means vital energy or life force, and “gong” means accomplishment, or skill that is cultivated through steady practice. Together, Qi Gong means cultivating[...]
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Feb 4 @ 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
As life brings its inevitable ups and downs, whether they be large or small, learn how to bring new awareness and perspective to these changes in this weekly book group facilitated by Elizabeth Hoisington. This group will be discussing There’s a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem by[...]
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Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura’s 5:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura’s
Feb 5 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Friends of the Westbank Library Meeting @ Laura's
Did you know you are a friend of the library if you are a member of the library? The Friends of the Westbank Library will meet from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. This group supports the interests and welfare of the Westbank Community Library District by promoting volunteerism,[...]
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“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
“Outside of the Box” Children @ Laura’s
Feb 6 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
"Outside of the Box" Children @ Laura's
Increasing Self-Confidence and Social Skills with Creativity Finding an effective approach to enriching your child’s creativity, increasing their self-confidence, and enhancing their social skills both inside and outside the classroom can seem next to impossible. Joshua Levy will share a unique and successful approach that your child,[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Feb 6 @ 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura's
Prime of Life Yoga™ focuses on the contemporary teachings of yoga for Westerners, especially benefiting men and women 40 years and beyond. Safe, conservative and user friendly, this is an intelligent approach focusing on moving with the breath in dynamic and static movements, which helps to make[...]
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WHS Presents: Parenting a Perfectionist Child – How to Know When They are Pushing Themselves too Far @ Westbank 12:00 PM
WHS Presents: Parenting a Perfectionist Child – How to Know When They are Pushing Themselves too Far @ Westbank
Feb 7 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
WHS Presents: Parenting a Perfectionist Child - How to Know When They are Pushing Themselves too Far @ 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, Edward Dreslinski (LCSW) presents Parenting a[...]
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s
Feb 7 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Education Conversations: Speaker Series @ Laura’s
Westbank Libraries’ Education Conversations touches upon topics in education, with an emphasis on the psychology that should inform how we approach education. Participants engage in lively discussions on the topic, and we encourage educators and parents to attend to offer multiple perspectives and voices. This program, which[...]
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Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Feb 8 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Our Knitters meet for fun and fiber every week. Flash your best needles, break out the good yarn, and come teach, be taught, or simply enjoy the glorious art of knitting! Join the group every Friday at noon at the Westbank Library. Crocheters and embroiderers welcome.  
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Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Feb 9 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen Healing Qi Gong is a unique seated form of exercise developed by Master Li Junfeng. This gentle form of Qi Gong is ideal for loosening stiff joints, restoring focus and mental clarity, producing deep relaxation, and promoting overall health. The movements are easy to perform[...]
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French Film Club @ Westbank 2:00 PM
French Film Club @ Westbank
Feb 10 @ 2:00 PM
French Film Club @ Westbank
Join up with Linda Hardy and the rest of Westbank’s aficionados of France who watch a French Film at home and then meets at the library to discuss en français! February & March film selection: Cléo de 5 à 7 (Cleo from 5 to 7) Are you[...]
Sisters In Crime: Author Visit – Jan Burke @ Westbank 2:00 PM
Sisters In Crime: Author Visit – Jan Burke @ Westbank
Feb 10 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Sisters In Crime: Author Visit - Jan Burke @ Westbank
New York Times bestselling author Jan Burke will be speaking at the February meeting of Sisters in Crime. She has won the Edgar for Best Novel, and the Agatha, the Macavity, and the Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Readers Award for Best Short Story, among other honors. This event[...]
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s 4:00 PM
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura’s
Feb 10 @ 4:00 PM
Shakespeare Out Loud @ Laura's
Shakespeare Out Loud is a group of people who meet monthly at Laura’s Library to explore the genius of The Bard and to understand Shakespeare’s plays on a level that most readers have never experienced. The group is led by Landon Schultz. This group is currently reading[...]
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Feb 11 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura's
Qi Gong (pronounced chee gung) is an ancient Chinese health care practice that integrates physical postures and gentle movements, breathing and focused mind. “Qi” means vital energy or life force, and “gong” means accomplishment, or skill that is cultivated through steady practice. Together, Qi Gong means cultivating[...]
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Feb 11 @ 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
As life brings its inevitable ups and downs, whether they be large or small, learn how to bring new awareness and perspective to these changes in this weekly book group facilitated by Elizabeth Hoisington. This group will be discussing There’s a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem by[...]
Eanes History Group @ Westbank 11:30 AM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
Feb 11 @ 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Eanes History Group @ Westbank
On the second Monday of each month, join fellow history buffs in learning about, sharing, and celebrating the heritage of the Eanes area! Would you like to know how a Mexican faith healer changed the land use in these rugged hills? Can you name the act of[...]
Writing Workshop @ Westbank 5:00 PM
Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Feb 11 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Writing Workshop @ Westbank
Whether you’re a seasoned writer or just starting out, come to the Writing Workshop on the second Monday of each month to meet other writers, discuss the craft, and try your hand at some writing prompts. Topics this year will be: September/October: Screenwriting November: The Short Story[...]
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Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Feb 13 @ 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura's
Prime of Life Yoga™ focuses on the contemporary teachings of yoga for Westerners, especially benefiting men and women 40 years and beyond. Safe, conservative and user friendly, this is an intelligent approach focusing on moving with the breath in dynamic and static movements, which helps to make[...]
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Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Feb 14 @ 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Quilters @ Laura's
Welcome to our long-running quilting group under the leadership of Sharon Cole. Experienced expert or curious novice, bring your favorite needle and ideas! The group meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. On hiatus in December.      
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Adult Artisan Workshop: Needle Felted Wildlife @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Needle Felted Wildlife @ Laura’s
Feb 15 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Adult Artisan Workshop: Needle Felted Wildlife @ Laura's
Create a favorite animal in wool with needle felting, a process where strong and solid shapes are made using a barbed needle plunged into wool. Different from wet felting which uses soap and water, this dry process allows for a great amount of detail. Learn the basics such as what wools to use[...]
Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Feb 15 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Our Knitters meet for fun and fiber every week. Flash your best needles, break out the good yarn, and come teach, be taught, or simply enjoy the glorious art of knitting! Join the group every Friday at noon at the Westbank Library. Crocheters and embroiderers welcome.  
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Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Feb 16 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen Healing Qi Gong is a unique seated form of exercise developed by Master Li Junfeng. This gentle form of Qi Gong is ideal for loosening stiff joints, restoring focus and mental clarity, producing deep relaxation, and promoting overall health. The movements are easy to perform[...]
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Senior Living Truth Series @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Senior Living Truth Series @ Laura’s
Feb 19 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Senior Living Truth Series @ Laura's
Westbank Libraries is continuing our partnership with Austin Senior Resource Alliance to present a year-long series of candid conversations with local experts focused on the unique and complex issues facing Austin’s mature homeowners and families. Join us on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 10:30am at[...]
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank 6:30 PM
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank
Feb 19 @ 6:30 PM
Laughter Yoga @ Westbank
Unlike other physical forms of yoga that use still or slow yoga postures, Laughter Yoga is like kindergarten recess for adults, with lots of eye contact, high energy, movement, and an atmosphere filled with child-like playfulness. We bring joy to the body through lots of laughter, silliness,[...]
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Mysteries and More @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Mysteries and More @ Westbank
Feb 20 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Mysteries and More @ Westbank
Interested in investigating some cryptic crimes with other mystery lovers? Come to the Mysteries and More Book Club every third Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Westbank Library! Under the happy guidance of Pam Wood, you’ll join other amateur agents and bloodhound bookworms to talk suspects, motives, alibis, and[...]
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Feb 20 @ 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura's
Prime of Life Yoga™ focuses on the contemporary teachings of yoga for Westerners, especially benefiting men and women 40 years and beyond. Safe, conservative and user friendly, this is an intelligent approach focusing on moving with the breath in dynamic and static movements, which helps to make[...]
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Social Security Workshop @ Laura’s 5:30 PM
Social Security Workshop @ Laura’s
Feb 21 @ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Social Security Workshop @ Laura's
Did you know that sweeping changes made in 2015 are still affecting Social Security claims today? In this workshop, you will learn how to optimize your Social Security benefits and avoid common mistakes, how to integrate your Social Security lifetime income with your retirement plan income, and[...]
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Friday Knitting @ Westbank 12:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Feb 22 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday Knitting @ Westbank
Our Knitters meet for fun and fiber every week. Flash your best needles, break out the good yarn, and come teach, be taught, or simply enjoy the glorious art of knitting! Join the group every Friday at noon at the Westbank Library. Crocheters and embroiderers welcome.  
Energizing Self-Care Series @ Westbank 11:30 PM
Energizing Self-Care Series @ Westbank
Feb 22 @ 11:30 PM – 12:30 PM
Energizing Self-Care Series @ Westbank
Activities You’ll Actually Do (and Enjoy!) │ A Collection of Wisdom for Your Journey to Wellness In this interactive three-part series, two local wellness practitioners lead a variety of invigorating and grounding activities. Designed to help you enhance your daily routine, this series teaches active meditation, breathing, stretching, and movement. More[...]
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Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Feb 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong @ Westbank
Sheng Zhen Healing Qi Gong is a unique seated form of exercise developed by Master Li Junfeng. This gentle form of Qi Gong is ideal for loosening stiff joints, restoring focus and mental clarity, producing deep relaxation, and promoting overall health. The movements are easy to perform[...]
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Qi Gong @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura’s
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Qi Gong @ Laura's
Qi Gong (pronounced chee gung) is an ancient Chinese health care practice that integrates physical postures and gentle movements, breathing and focused mind. “Qi” means vital energy or life force, and “gong” means accomplishment, or skill that is cultivated through steady practice. Together, Qi Gong means cultivating[...]
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
Feb 25 @ 11:00 AM
A Book Study: Changing Our Perspective and Awareness @ Westbank
As life brings its inevitable ups and downs, whether they be large or small, learn how to bring new awareness and perspective to these changes in this weekly book group facilitated by Elizabeth Hoisington. This group will be discussing There’s a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem by[...]
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BookTalk @ Westbank 1:00 PM
BookTalk @ Westbank
Feb 26 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
BookTalk @ Westbank
Led by long-term volunteer Jane Dunham, this book club reads and discusses literary fiction (with an occasional non-fiction book thrown in). In addition, each year the group reads a classic and a book by a Texas author. Join the group on the last Tuesday of the month[...]
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Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Feb 27 @ 6:00 PM
Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura's
Prime of Life Yoga™ focuses on the contemporary teachings of yoga for Westerners, especially benefiting men and women 40 years and beyond. Safe, conservative and user friendly, this is an intelligent approach focusing on moving with the breath in dynamic and static movements, which helps to make[...]
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Quilters @ Laura’s 12:30 PM
Quilters @ Laura’s
Feb 28 @ 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Quilters @ Laura's
Welcome to our long-running quilting group under the leadership of Sharon Cole. Experienced expert or curious novice, bring your favorite needle and ideas! The group meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. On hiatus in December.      
Education Conversations: Book Club @ Laura’s 6:00 PM
Education Conversations: Book Club @ Laura’s
Feb 28 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Education Conversations: Book Club @ Laura's
Westbank Libraries’ Education Conversations touches upon topics in education, with an emphasis on the psychology that should inform how we approach education. Participants engage in lively discussions on the topic, and we encourage educators and parents to attend to offer multiple perspectives and voices. This program, which[...]