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Adults are welcome to participate in the Summer Reading Club activities.  View our reading club information below, and if you have questions, contact us at 325-677-2474.

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HOW THE CLUB WORKS (AGES 18+)
  • Adults can pickup a reading packet at any library branch starting June 1.

  • Complete the reading challenge by either reading four books and attending two programs for a prize entry, or reading seven books and attending four programs for a Grand Prize entry.

  • Turn in your log, by August 5th, to any library for a chance to win prizes.


SUMMER LIBRARY EVENTS FOR ADULTS
Week #1: June 1-8
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
POKEMON MEETUP
If you're into playing the card game, meetup with other avid players and compete to see who will be the victor. Instruction will be provided for those getting started.
MONDAY, JUNE 3
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JUNE 4
5:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
TUESDAY, JUNE 4
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5
10:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY COLORING CLUB
Bring your kids out and spend a great morning relaxing and coloring at your library. We'll supply all the materials you'll need.
THURSDAY, JUNE 6
6:30PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
STEAM'ED: THE LIFE OF A STAR
Learn about the life and death of stars, and the possibility of black holes, from a guest presenter who is a physicist and former university professor.
FRIDAY, JUNE 7
11:00AM | Ages 18+

South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
INTERNET BASICS CLASS
For beginning computer users, get help from library staff in learning how to navigate the Internet. Laptops provided for hands-on instruction.
SATURDAY, JUNE 8
11:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY FLIX: "ZATHURA"
Catch a family sci-fi flick about two brother who play a game that magically whisks them, and their older sister, to outer space in one galactic adventure.
SATURDAY, JUNE 8
2:00PM | Ages 13+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
SATURDAY MATINEE: "GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY"
Enjoy a great Marvel flick featuring a rag tag group of unlikely heroes as they fight to save the galaxy from Ronan and his team of villains.
SATURDAY, JUNE 8
2:30PM | All Ages
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
FAMILY FILMS: "E.T.: THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL"
Revisit the classic sci-fi family flick about the lovable alien who crash lands to earth, to be discovered by a young boy who does what he can to get him back home.

Week #2: June 9-15
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION
SUNDAY, JUNE 9
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
CRAFTY U: CONSTELLATION COASTERS
Adults are invited out for a fun craft session where we'll supply the mateirals needed to make some coasters that are out of this world!
MONDAY, JUNE 10
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
MONDAY, JUNE 10
6:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
COMPUTER BASICS CLASS
For beginning computer users, signup to learn the basics on getting started with using a computer. Laptops will be provided for hands-on learning.
MONDAY, JUNE 10
6:00PM | All Ages
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
EVENING WITH THE PIANO MAN
Abilene's Piano Man, Mike Schuler, will be at the Mockingbird Branch for a one-night only performance. Everyone is invited to join in on this great event.
TUESDAY, JUNE 11
5:30PM | All Ages
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
FAMILY BOARD GAME NIGHT
Families are invited out to the library to spend an evening having fun with some traditional board games and activities.  Great place to meet new families too.
TUESDAY, JUNE 11
5:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
TUESDAY, JUNE 11
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JUNE 11
6:30PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
OUT OF THIS WORLD BOOK CLUB: "REDSHIRTS"
Join other avid readers as we meetup to discuss great sci-fi titles this summer.  This session will feature a great thriller by author John Scalzi.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12
9:30AM | Ages 18+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 3258-437-7323
GOOGLE BASICS CLASS
Adults are invited to register to attend this free, hands-on class covering how to use Gmail, Google Docs, and the Google Drive at your library.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12
10:00AM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
CRAFTY DIY: GALAXY JARS
Adults won't want to miss this great craft session where we'll take some plain jars and turn them into something truly out of this world.
THURSDAY, JUNE 13
2:30PM | Ages 13+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
EMBROIDERY CLASS
Meetup to learn one of six simple stitches that's needed to get started when it comes to embroidery.
THURSDAY, JUNE 13
4:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
3D DESIGN: LUGGAGE TAGS
Come out to learn how to use the TinkerCAD design program so you can fashion your own Luggage Tags that can be uploaded and printed out on the 3D Printer.
THURSDAY, JUNE 13
6:30PM | Ages 15+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH 325-676-6025
NEBULA NIGHTLIGHTS
Adults are invited out for more great evening crafting fun as we'll meet for the summer reading club to create our own Nebula Nightlights. Perfect.
FRIDAY, JUNE 14
6:30PM | Ages 18+
PLACE TBD
PH: 325-698-7565

ADVENTUROUS BOOK CLUB: "PEOPLE I WANT TO
PUNCH IN THE THROAT

Read the book, then come ready to discuss with other avid readers in the community. Location in the community will be announced later.

SATURDAY, JUNE 15
3:00PM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY FLIX: "GALAXY QUEST"
Bring your kids out for a great sci-fi comedy, with an incredible cast, that follows washed up actors who get sucked up into a real life space adventure.

Week #3: June 16-22
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION 
SUNDAY, JUNE 16
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
POKEMON MEETUP
If you're into playing the card game, meetup with other avid players and compete to see who will be the victor. Instruction will be provided for those getting started.
MONDAY, JUNE 17
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH Time
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JUNE 18
5:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
DescriIf you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.ption
TUESDAY, JUNE 18
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
TECH Time
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19
9:30AM | Ages 18+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
STUDY HALL
Attend a study hall session where we'll provide you with one of the library's laptops to use for whatever you'd like to research at your library including GED testing, career help, resume building, and more.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19
10:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY COLORING CLUB
Bring your kids out and spend a great morning relaxing and coloring at your library. We'll supply all the materials you'll need.
THURSDAY, JUNE 20
3:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
MILKY WAY LUMINARIES
Come light up your life, and also your patio, with these galaxy-themed luminaries we'll show you how to make. All materials supplied.
THURSDAY, JUNE 20
7:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
COVER-TO-COVER BOOK CLUB: "THE DEATH OF MRS. WESTAWAY"
Join your library's premier book club for a great discussion of a recent NY Times Bestseller at your library.
FRIDAY, JUNE 21
2:30PM | Ages 13+
Main Library
202 Cedar ST.
PH: 325-676-6025
STAR TREK SERIES: "STAR TREK"
Join us as we go through all the Star Trek films this summer, starting with the 2009 flick (starring Chris Pine) that pits the crew of the Enterprise against the Romulans.
SATURDAY, JUNE 22
11:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY FLIX: "ASTRO BOY"
Bring your kids to a great sci-fi action flick about a robot boy, with incredible powers, who embarks on a journey to save Metro City and reconcile with a father who rejected him.
SATURDAY, JUNE 22
2:00PM | Ages 13+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
SATURDAY MATINEE: "CAPTAIN MARVEL"
Catch the release of the Marvel hit starring its first female lead, Captain Marvel. Join her as she crashes to Earth to discover who she truly is, with the help of Nick Fury.
SATURDAY, JUNE 22
2:30PM | All Ages
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
FAMILY FILMS: "STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS"
Take the family to a great animated Star Wars movies in which the heroic Jedi Knights struggle to maintain order and restore peace as the Clone Wars sweep through the galaxy.

Week #4: June 23-29
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION 
MONDAY, JUNE 24
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
MONDAY, JUNE 24
6:30PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: CHILD SUPPORT & VISITATION
Attorney Cornelia Alvarez will lead a legal forum focusing on a new topic each month. This month will focus on a specially sensitive subject.
TUESDAY, JUNE 25
5:30PM | All Ages
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6067
FAMILY BOARD GAME NIGHT
Families are invited to come out to the library and partake in a host of traditional board games to discover how awesome they still are.
TUESDAY, JUNE 25
5:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
TUESDAY, JUNE 25
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
TECH TIME
DescrHaving a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.iption
TUESDAY, JUNE 25
6:30PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
COMMON THREADS: KNITTING & CROCHET CLUB
If you're into knitting and crochet, or want to learn how to get started, be a part of this monthly club. All skill levels are welcome.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26
9:30AM | Ages 18+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
STUDY HALL
Attend a study hall session where we'll provide you with one of the library's laptops to use for whatever you'd like to research at your library including GED testing, career help, resume building, and more.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26
10:00AM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
CRAFTY DIY: RECYCLED GLASS VASES
Don't miss the next DIY session for adults at your library where we'll show you how to make a cool project to be added to your home decor.
THURSDAY, JUNE 27
4:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
CRICUT BASICS: BANNERS
Further your knowledge and skills of the Cricut machine in this hands-on class that will teach you the design space and then have you create some great banners.

Week #5: June 30 - July 6
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION
MONDAY, JULY 1
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JULY 2
5:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 3
10:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY COLORING CLUB
Bring your kids out and spend a great morning relaxing and coloring at your library. We'll supply all the materials you'll need.
THURSDAY, JULY 4
6:00PM | Ages 13+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
EVENING MOVIE: "CAPTAIN AMERICA"
This location will still be open on Independence Day, so come out and watch a great movie starring a superhero who serves as the best symbol for the U.S. and patriotism.

Week #6: July 7-13
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION 
SUNDAY, JULY 7
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
POKEMON MEETUP
If you're into playing the card game, meetup with other avid players and compete to see who will be the victor. Instruction will be provided for those getting started.
SUNDAY, JULY 7
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
CRAFTY U: GALAXY COOKIES
Adults are invited out for another hands-on craft session where we'll be having fun with our food in designing some tasty galaxy cookies.
MONDAY, JULY 8
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
DescripHaving a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.tion
MONDAY, JULY 8
6:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
COMPUTER BASICS CLASS
For beginning computer users, signup to learn the basics on getting started with using a computer. Laptops will be provided for hands-on learning.
MONDAY, JULY 8
6:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
MOCKINGBIRD MOVIES: "SPACEBALLS"
Everyone's invited to come out and enjoy one of the greatest space parody movies of ALL TIME, from the mind of Mel Brooks.
TUESDAY, JULY 9
5:30PM | All Ages
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6067
FAMILY BOARD GAME NIGHT
Families are invited out to the library to spend an evening having fun with some traditional board games and activities.  Great place to meet new families too.
TUESDAY, JULY 9
5:30PM | Ages 13+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
TUESDAY, JULY 9
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JULY 9
6:30PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
OUT OF THIS WORLD BOOK CLUB: "NAKED IN DEATH"
Participate in this second book club at your library that will have you reading some great sci-fi books to fit in with the summer reading club theme.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 10
9:30AM | Ages 18+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
GOOGLE BASICS
Call 325-437-7323 to register to be a part of this free workshop where we'll supply you with a laptop to teach you about using Gmail, the Google Drive, and more google products.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 10
10:00AM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
CRAFTY DIY: GALAXY COASTERS
Adults are invited out for a great craft workshop where we'll supply you with the materials needed to make some out of this world coasters.
THURSDAY, JULY 11
2:30PM | Ages 13+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
EMBROIDERY CLASS
Meetup to learn one of six simple stitches that's needed to get started when it comes to embroidery.
THURSDAY, JULY 11
4:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
3D DESIGN: KEYCHAINS
Further your knowledge in using the TinkerCAD design program to then use your skills to create some cool keychains on the 3D Printer.
THURSDAY, JULY 11
4:00PM | Ages 18+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
FLUTE MUSIC FOR EVERYONE
Join your library for a one-night only performance from Alex Carpenter, a flautist who serves as a freelance musician and instructor in the Abilene area.
FRIDAY, JULY 12
11:00AM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
INTERNET BASICS CLASS
For beginning computer users, get help from library staff in learning how to navigate the Internet. Laptops provided for hands-on instruction.
SATURDAY, JULY 13
11:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY FLIX: "HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 3"
Bring your kids out to the final installment in this animated film franchise in which Hiccup and Toothless do whatever it takes to save their utopia for humans and dragons.
SATURDAY, JULY 13
2:00PM | Ages 13+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
SATURDAY MATINEE: "GRAVITY"
Catch a great sci-fi flick, starring Sandra Bullock, as she gets stranded by herself in space and must use all her faculties to figure out a way to survive.
SATURDAY, JULY 13
2:30PM | All Ages
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
FAMILY FILMS: "WALL-E"
Look out for another family-friendly movie focusing on a little robot who's job is simply to clean, until one day, something happens that changes the course of his life forever.

Week #7: July 14-20
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION 
MONDAY, JULY 15
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JULY 16
5:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
TUESDAY, JULY 16
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 17
9:30AM | Ages 18+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
GED STUDY HALL
Attend a self-paced study hall session where we'll provide you with one of the library's laptops to study for the GED test using online library resources.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 17
10:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY COLORING CLUB
Bring your kids out and spend a great morning relaxing and coloring at your library. We'll supply all the materials you'll need.
THURSDAY, JULY 18
2:30PM | Ages 13+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
STAR TREK SERIES: "STAR TREK: INTO DARKNESS"
Continue on with the Star Trek fun with the second flick in the franchise in which the Enterprise crew finds an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization.
THURSDAY, JULY 18
7:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
COVER-TO-COVER BOOK CLUB: "SISTERS FIRST"
Be a part of our monthly book club group at your library, as this time around will be reading a title jointly written by the Bush sisters.
FRIDAY, JULY 19
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
GENEALOGY LOCK-IN
If you're into researching your family history, be a part of this event where we'll lock the doors and give you free reign of the genealogy department at your library.
SATURDAY, JULY 20
3:00PM | All Ages
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6067
FAMILY FLIX: "MUPPETS IN SPACE"
Bring your kids out for a great family-friendly flick as all of our Muppet friends blast off to space for another zany adventure.

Week #8: July 21-27
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION 
SUNDAY, JULY 21
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
POKEMON MEETUP
If you're into playing the card game, meetup with other avid players and compete to see who will be the victor. Instruction will be provided for those getting started.
MONDAY, JULY 22
2:00PM | Ages 18+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JULY 23
5:30PM | All Ages
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6067
FAMILY BOARD GAME NIGHT
Families are invited out to the library to spend an evening having fun with some traditional board games and activities.  Great place to meet new families too.
TUESDAY, JULY 23
5:30PM | Ages 13+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
TUESDAY, JULY 23
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
TUESDAY, JULY 23
6:30PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
COMMON THREADS: KNITTING & CROCHET CLUB
If you're into knitting and crochet, or want to learn how to get started, be a part of this monthly club. All skill levels are welcome.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 24
9:30AM | Ages 18+
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
GED STUDY HALL
Attend a self-paced study hall session where we'll provide you with one of the library's laptops to study for the GED test using online library resources.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 24
10:00AM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
CRAFTY DIY: SAND ART CANDLE HOLDERS
If you're into DIY projects, you're in luck.  We'll supply all the materials needed to create a unique candle holder to add to your home decor.
THURSDAY, JULY 25
4:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
CRICUT BASICS: HEADBANDS
Learn the basics of using the Cricut Design Space at the makerspace, then use those skills to create your own fun headbands.
FRIDAY, JULY 26
6:30PM | Ages 18+
TBD
PH: 325-698-7565
ADVENTUROUS BOOK CLUB: "THE ASTRONAUT WIVES CLUB"
Be a part of this fun book club that meets in various locations in the community. Call 325-698-7565 to check on the location of this event.
SATURDAY, JULY 27
11:00AM | All Ages
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
FAMILY FLIX: "LEGO MOVIE 2"
Bring your kids to a great LEGO movie where our favorite characters a placed up against a new threat, invaders from outer space that want to wreck everything.
SATURDAY, JULY 27
2:00PM | Ages 13+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
SATURDAY MATINEE: "ENDER'S GAME"
Catch a great sci-fi action flick about a young boy who becomes the last hope to save earth as he learns to fight to save all that he loves in an epic battle.
SATURDAY, JULY 27
2:30PM | All Ages
Mockingbird Branch
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
PH: 325-437-7323
FAMILY FILMS: "HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 3"
Bring your kids out to the final installment in this animated film franchise in which Hiccup and Toothless do whatever it takes to save their utopia for humans and dragons.

Week #9: July 28 - August 3
DATE & LOCATION
EVENT DESCRIPTION 
MONDAY, JULY 29
2:00PM | Ages 18+

South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.
MONDAY, JULY 29
6:30PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6025
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: ESTATE PLANNING
Join attorney Cornelia Alvarez for a free legal forum session where she'll be on hand to discuss and answer questions on Estate Planning.
TUESDAY, JULY 30
3:00PM | All Ages
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-676-6067
NIGHT SKY: NAVAJO MYTHS
Mr. Caffey, who works for the AISD Planetarium, will be on hand to present Navajo Myths and how they relate to constellations.
TUESDAY, JULY 30
5:30PM | Ages 13+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS
If you're into D&D gaming, be a part of this weekly series at your library where we'll be hosting up to three hours of gameplay each time.
TUESDAY, JULY 30
6:00PM | Ages 18+
Main Library
202 Cedar St.
PH: 325-437-7323
TECH TIME
Having a problem with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop? See if the tech gurus at your library can help in this first-come, first-served help session.


MAIN LIBRARY
202 Cedar St.
Abilene, TX 79601
PH: 325-677-2474


HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM to 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM to 6PM
Sundays | Closed
SOUTH BRANCH
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
Abilene, TX 79606
PH: 325-698-7565


HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon, Tues, Thurs | 10AM to 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 10AM to 6PM
Sundays | 1PM to 6PM
MOCKINGBIRD BRANCH
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
Abilene, TX 79603
PH: 325-437-7323


HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM to 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM to 6PM
Sundays | Closed
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