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Keep up with your library by viewing our News Releases & stories from news outlets.

08-14-2017 Bringing the Birds to Your Home
by: Deborah Tarsiewicz, Information Services

08-09-2017 Help Your Library Plan 2018's Lib-Con Festivities
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

08-09-2017 September's Book to Movie Club Selection
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

08-07-2017 Signup for Email Notifications
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

08-07-2017 Back to School
by: Marie Noe, Customer Services Manager

08-05-2017 Foiled Again! Kids Float Pennies in Library STEM Challenge
by: Ronald W. Erdrich, Abilene Reporter-News

08-04-2017 Zoo Lady Visit with Joy Harsh, Abilene Zoo (Video) | Filmed July 26, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

07-31-2017 Make Your Garden Work for You
by: Deborah Tarsiewicz, Information Services Department

07-26-2017 Join Us for Final Master Gardeners Workshop at Mockingbird Library
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

07-24-2017 New Book Club @ Your Library
by: Heather Carter, Library Assistant in Genealogy Services

07-22-2017 Storytime with Caitlin McCulloch (Video) | Filmed July 12, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

07-22-2017 Summer Puppet Show: Silly Stories (Video) | Filmed July 10, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

07-19-2017 Take Advantage of Mobile Printing at Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

07-18-2017 Exotic Day at the Library
by: Kaitlyn Rivas, KXVA FOX 15

07-17-2017 Thrilling Days of Yesteryear
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

07-14-2017 Who I Could Be! Series: Meet a Meteorologist (Video) | Filmed July 7, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

07-12-2017 Teen After Hours Takeovers @ Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

07-11-2017 McDermott Gets Them Airborne at Young Audience Performance
by: Abilene Reporter-News

07-11-2017 Summer Food Drive Reduces Overdue Book Fines
by: Adam Singleton, KTAB4U

07-06-2017 Celebrate the Nerd Lifestyle at ArtWalk Activity
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

07-05-2017 Join Your Library for a Genealogy Lock-In
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

07-05-2017 Public Storytime with Teen Author Hannah Tollison (Video) | Filmed June 14, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

07-04-2017 Abilene Food Pantry Sees Increase in Clients During the Summer (Video)
by: Pheben Kassahun, KRBC

07-03-2017 Join the Library for a Summer Celebration
by: Alyssa Crow, South Branch Manager

06-30-2017 Christmas in July
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

06-27-2017 Who I Could Be! Series: Meet the Abilene Police Department (Video) | Filmed June 16, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

06-27-2017 Discover Your Library Through Guided Tours
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

06-24-2017 Abilene Public Library Presents Le Theatre de Marionette Young Audiences Performance
by: William Johnson, (KTAB/KRBC)

06-23-2017 Friends of the Library Raises Over $60,000 at Annual Abilene Book Sale
by: Lindsey Ragas, KTXS News

06-22-2017 Who I Could Be! Series: Meet Abilene Firefighters (Video) | Filmed June 2, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

06-19-2017 Music for Kids of All Ages
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

06-18-2017 Dads Celebrate Father's Day with Mini Golf at Abilene Library
by: KTXS News

06-17-2017 Friends of the Library Book Sale Ends Sunday
by: KTXS News

06-16-2017 Children's Books Fly Off the Tables at Annual Sale
by: Loretta Fulton, Abilene Reporter-News

06-16-2017 Library to Host Abilene Author for Storytime Session, July 12
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

06-13-2017 Young Audiences Thrills Young Viewers
by: Timothy Chipp, Abilene Reporter-News

06-13-2017 Annual Lib-Con Promo Video | Filmed May 6, 2017
by: APL Technology/Social Media Department

06-12-2017 Abilene's Largest Library Book Sale
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

06-07-2017 Morning Mingle Extends Coloring Club to Families
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

06-06-2017 Discover Wildlife at the Library in Zoo Lady Summer Series
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

06-05-2017 Sun-sensational Summer Programs at the Library
by: Marie Noe, Customer Services Manager

06-04-2017 Summer Library Performance Series Kicks Off with Storyteller Bernadette Nason
by: William Johnson, KTAB/KRBC

06-02-2017 Bonding Through Crafts, Intergenerational Style, in Summer Series
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

06-01-2017 The Friends of the Abilene Public Library Will Hold Their Annual Book Sale in June
by: William Johnson, KTAB/KRBC

06-01-2017 Complete Library Impact Survey on Technology, June 1-24
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

05-31-2017 Abilene Public Library Hosts "Fake News" Workshop
by: Eric Resendiz, KXVA Fox 15 Abilene

05-31-2017 Local Teen Author to Present Book at Storytime, June 14
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

05-31-2017 Youth Encouraged to Participate in STEM Challenges, Career Sessions & More
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

05-29-2017 Touring Texas
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

05-24-2017 TECH Time Expands in June
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

05-24-2017 Experience Disney Days at Your Library in Summer Series
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

05-22-2017 Celebrate 40 Years of 'Star Wars' at Your Library
by: Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

05-17-2017 Summer Reading Clubs on the Horizon in June
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

05-15-2017 Million-Word Readers Invade McMurry, Abilene Christian
by: Tim Chipp, Abilene Reporter-News

05-15-2017 Movies Based on Video Games
by: Tony Redman, Information Services Librarian

05-16-2017 A Tea Party Fit for a Queen (Video)
by: Nathan Greve, KTAB

05-10-2017 Dive Into Savings at Friends' Book Sale, June 15-18
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

05-08-2017 Mockingbird Nights...and More!
by: Marianne Vadney, Librarian

05-06-2017 Abilene's Lib-Con Cosplay Contest Celebrates Creativity
by: Brooke Crum, Abilene Reporter-News

05-01-2017 It's Lib-Con Time!
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

04-28-2017 Share Your War Stories in Special University Project
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

04-28-2017 4th Annual Library Event Features Movies, Crafts, Costumes
by: Janet Van Vleet, Abilene Reporter-News

04-26-2017 Author Mike Cox at Texas Author Series - Filmed 04-24-2017 (Video)
by: APL Multimedia Department

04-25-2017 Celebrating Moms at Your South Branch Library
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

04-25-2017 Author Rachel Caine at Texas Author Series - Filmed 04-05-2017 (Video)
by: APL Multimedia Department

04-25-2017 Lib-Con Comes to Abilene Public Library (Video)
by: Adam Singleton, KTAB4U

04-17-2017 Library Programming Now on Suddenlink
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

04-17-2017 Disasters Leave Texans Bloodied, But Unbowed
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

04-11-2017 Voice Actress, Manga Creator, Cosplay & More...It's All Happening at Lib-Con in May!
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

04-10-2017 Learn All About Edible Flowers at Your Library
by: Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

04-09-2017 Highlighting Lego Creations in Monthly Display
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

04-09-2017 Shining a Spotlight on Seniors @ Your Library
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

04-05-2017 Author Mary O. Parker at Texas Author Series - Filmed 03-05-2017 (Video)
by: APL Multimedia Department

04-04-2017 Nominations Open for Librarian of the Year
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

04-04-2017 Have You Experienced Minecraft Mania at Your Library?
by: Debra Higgins, Library Assistant, Circulation

04-03-2017 Master Your Resume
by: Tremain Jackson, Technology/Social Media Manager

04-03-2017 Growth Farming with D Grant Smith - Filmed 03-23-2017 (Video)
by: APL Multimedia Department

04-03-2017 Author Johnnie Lou Avery Boyd at Texas Author Series - Filmed 03-20-2017 (Video)
by: APL Multimedia Department

04-03-2017 Step Parenting with Dr. Marc Orner - Filmed 03-14-2017 (Video)
by: APL Multimedia Department

03-27-2017 Check Out Bishop's "Others"
by: Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

03-20-2017 Roy Helen Ackers' Life Remembered in "MizHat"
by: Brian Bethel, Abilene Reporter-News

03-20-2017 Bluebonnet Books Announced
by: Darla Casella, Children's Librarian

03-13-2017 Spring Break Fun at Your Library
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

03-09-2017 Meet a Disney Princess at Your Library, March 17-18
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

03-09-2017 Spring Break Fun at Abilene Public Library (Video)
by: Adam Singleton, KTAB4U

03-09-2017 Get Parenting Help for Blended Families in Library Workshop
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-27-2017 Spring Brings Texas Author Series
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

02-26-2017 Follow the Sounds of Savings to Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-22-2017 Access New Technology Guide and Annual Report Online
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-20-2017 Identity Theft: Get the Facts at Your Library
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

02-18-2017 Library to Host Community Talks on Veterans
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-17-2017 March's Cover-to-Cover Book Club Selection
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-15-2017 Join Us for FIGHT CLUB at Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-15-2017 Participate in Family Storytimes at Local Restaurant
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-13-2017 Same, Same But Different - February Fun at the Library
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

02-08-2017 Go Green, Go Paperless @ Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-06-2017 Abilene Public Library Will Help You Become Tech Savvy (Video)
by: Luis Barrio, KXVA Fox 15

02-06-2017 Celebrating Valentine's Day with the Library
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

02-01-2017 Be a Graduate of New "Wedding University" Series
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

02-01-2017 Abilene Public Library Offering Free Tax Assistance
by: Lindsey Ragas, KTXS

01-31-2017 Events for Kids and Teens at Public Library (Video)
by: Adam Singleton, KTAB4U

01-30-2017 AARP and Library Offer Tax Help Starting Wednesday
by: Brian Bethel, Abilene Reporter-News

01-30-2017 A Taxing Time Ahead
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

01-18-2017 Get Tech Help in New Weekly Series
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

01-16-2017 Celebrating Black History and Martin Luther King, Jr.
by: Janis C. Test, Information Services Manager

01-13-2017 Discover the "New You" in Health & Fitness Workshop
by: Anne Ellis, Mockingbird Branch Manager

01-11-2017 Book a Meeting Room @ Your Library
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

01-09-2017 Abilene Library Branch Sees Increase in Visitors After Move
by: Charisma Thrash, KTXS News

01-09-2017 Author to Try: Ilona Andrews
by: A. Marie Skufca, Information Services Librarian

01-06-2017 Community Outreach Helping Homeless Through Frigid Temperatures
by: Anavid Reyes, Big Country Homepage

01-04-2017 South Branch Library Now Offering Rosetta Stone
by: Tremain Jackson, South Branch Manager

01-02-2017 New Library Brings More People and More Fun (Video)
by: Adam Singleton, KTAB

01-02-2017 Get Your Geek On - Embracing the Nerd Within
by: Marie Noe, Customer Services Manager


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