Abilene Public Library

School Age Programs
Main Library - June 11 - Zoo Day - 3:00 - Joy Harsh from the Abilene Zoo
Mockingbird Branch - June 17 - 2:30 - "Bored" Games - Games unplugged
Main Library - June 25 - Texas Tornadoes - 3:00 - Line Dancing
Main Library - July 9 - Puppet Show - 3:00 - APL Puppeteers

South Branch - July 18 - 3:30 - Joy Harsh from the Abilene Zoo

Main Library - July 23 -Kennel Club- 3:00 - Bow Wow!

Stories and more for children from ages 7 - 12.

Younger children are asked to attend the storytimes for their age.


Young Audiences
Main Library
- June 4, June 18, July 2, July 16 - 10:45 & 3:00 - Ages 7-up
Great performances by outstanding artists.
Click here for information and schedule.

Reading Club -- X Marks The Spot!
All 3 library locations
- June 3 - July 27

Read books at home and get prizes for visiting the library. Click here to go to the Reading Club page.

Tween Time
Ages 8 - 15 Arts, crafts, and gaming fun. Ages 8-15 ONLY.

Main Library - June 3 - 6:30
- Dream Catchers
Mockingbird Branch - June 13 - 3:00 - Wii Games
South Branch - June 17 - 6:30 - Sweet Summer Treats
Mockingbird Branch - June 27 - 3:00 - Time Capsules
Main Library - July 1 - 6:30
- Personalized Headphones
Mockingbird Branch - July 11 - 3:00 - Wii Games
South Branch - July 15 - 6:30 - Fun and Games
Mockingbird Branch - July 25 - 3:00 - Bandana Flip Flops

Family Fun @ Your Library

South Branch - June 6 - 6:30 - Elephants
Main Library - June 8 - 2:00 - Pirates
Mockingbird Branch - June 19 - 4:00 - Pirates
South Branch - July 11 - 6:30 - Pigs
Main Library - July 13 - 2:00 - Zoo
Mockingbird Branch - July 17 - 4:00 - Beach Days


Storytime Plus! Stories, crafts, songs and more for all ages.

Make & Take
Mockingbird Branch - June 5 - 4:00 - Turtles
Main Library - June 10 - 6:30 -Shark Plates
South Branch - June 11 - 4:00 Watch It Grow
South Branch - June 27 - 6:30 Watch It Grow
Mockingbird Branch - July 3 - 4:00 - Stand up Stars
Main Library - July 8 - 6:30 - Finger Snakes
South Branch - July 9 - 4:00 - Flying Machines
South Branch - July 25 - 6:30 - Flying Machines

Drop in and make a cool craft. Staff will be there to help you!

Special Programs
We will have some fun programs throughout the summer!
Mockingbird Branch - June 6, June 20, July 18, - 3:00 - Coloring fun - Express yourself!
Main Library - June 14 & 15 - 9:00, 10:15, 11:30, 12:45, 2:00 & 3:15 - Readings for the C.A.L.F. Festival
South Branch - June 26, July 24 - 3:30 - Games, Games Games
Main Library - July 20 - Art Contest - 2:00 - All ages! Get your entry form at the library



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