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  1. Calendar Overlay Boards & Commissions (3)
  2. Calendar Overlay City Council Meetings (3)
  3. Calendar Overlay City Holidays (1)
  4. Calendar Overlay Convention Center (13)
  5. Calendar Overlay Library (25)
  6. Calendar Overlay Police Training (2)

Boards & Commissions

  1. Board of Adjustment

    May 11, 2021, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ 2nd Floor Council Chambers

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  2. Parks & Recreation Board

    May 18, 2021, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ 2nd Floor Council Chambers

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  3. Abilene Landmarks Commission

    May 25, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ 2nd Floor Council Chambers

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City Council Meetings

  1. Special Called City Council - Canvass of Election

    May 10, 2021, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ 2nd Floor Council Chambers

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  2. City Council Meeting

    May 13, 2021, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ 2nd Floor Council Chambers

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  3. City Council Meeting

    May 27, 2021, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ 2nd Floor Council Chambers

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City Holidays

  1. Memorial Day

    May 31, 2021, All Day

    Most City Offices will be closed in observance

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Convention Center

  1. Dance Discovery Studios - Recital

    May 9, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Auditorium

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  2. Dance Discovery Studios - Recital

    May 9, 2021, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Auditorium

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  3. Abilene ISD Head Start - Registration

    May 11, 2021, 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM @ Exhibit Hall

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  4. Abilene ISD Head Start - Registration

    May 12, 2021, 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM @ Exhibit Hall

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  5. Abilene Taylor County Public Health District - COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

    May 13, 2021, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM @ Conference Center

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  6. Abilene Performing Arts Company - Showcase

    May 14, 2021, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Auditorium

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  7. Abilene Performing Arts Company - Showcase

    May 15, 2021, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Auditorium

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  8. Abilene Taylor County Public Health District - COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

    May 19, 2021, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM @ Conference Center

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  9. Clyde High School - Graduation

    May 21, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Auditorium

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  10. Texas Gun & Knife Association - Show

    May 22, 2021, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Exhibit Hall

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  11. Sonripend Steps Dance Studio - Showcase

    May 22, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Auditorium

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  12. Texas Gun & Knife Association - Show

    May 23, 2021, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Exhibit Hall

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  13. Abilene Taylor County Public Health District - COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

    May 26, 2021, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM @ Conference Center

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Library

  1. Take & Make Crafts

    May 6, 2021, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ South Branch Library

    The library wants to help you get your craft on. Join us every Thursday when you are welcome to come into the library and pick up a craft packet that you can Take & Make at home. Instructions and supplies are included, you just need to make it. We’ll have a different craft each Thursday, and they’ll be available all day while supplies last. For more information, contact Allison Bevel at 325-698-7565.

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  2. Tech Time

    May 6, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Teen Room

    As more people acquire smartphones, tablets, and laptops, you may find yourself needing a little help. Join us for Tech Time where the library’s tech gurus will be on hand to assist you with troubleshooting your technology issues. We may not have all the answers, but we’ll do our best to answer all your questions. Each guest will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 25 minutes if people are waiting. For help that might take longer, you may also see about signing up for a 1-on-1 session at a different time so we may accommodate you better. For more information, contact Tremain Jackson at 325-437-4564.

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  3. Family Flix: "Enchanted"

    May 8, 2021, 11:15 AM - 1:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    Kids and parents are invited to join your South Branch Library for a great mid-morning movie. This time we’re watching 2007’s “Enchanted” starring Amy Adams, Patrick Dempsey, Susan Sarandon, and James Marsden. In this film, a young maiden in a land called Andalasia, who is prepared to be wed, is sent away to New York City by an evil queen, where she falls in love with a lawyer. This film is rated PG for some scary images and mild innuendo and has a run time of 1 hour and 47 minutes. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy.

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  4. Saturday Matinee: "27 Dresses"

    May 8, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Meeting Room

    Catch a great movie during the South Branch Library’s Saturday Matinee event where we play great hits. At this session we’ll be showing 2008’s “27 Dresses” starring Katherine Heigl, James Marsden, and Malin Akerman. In this film, after serving as a bridesmaid 27 times, a young woman wrestles with the idea of standing by her sister’s side as her sibling marries the man she’s secretly in love with. This film is rated PG-13 for language, some innuendo and sexuality, and has a run time of 1 hour and 55 minutes. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy.

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  5. Pokemon Meetup

    May 9, 2021, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ South Branch Library > Meeting Room

    Join us for an afternoon of gaming fun! Designed for both new and experienced players, gamers from their tweens to adults are welcome to be a part of this weekly meetup where we gather to play the Pokemon Card Game. Pokemon has something for everyone, so come out, bring your cards, and be ready to battle it out at your library. Instruction will also be available for those interested in learning how to play, and once you do, you’ll be challenging everyone else in no time. For more information, contact Alyssa Crow at 325-698-7565.

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  6. ABCD's of Medicare

    May 11, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    If it’s time for you to sign-up for Medicare, and you don’t know where to begin, register and attend a free Medicare Class at your Abilene Public Library. Multiple sessions will be hosted each month and led by specialists Jennifer Walter & Breanna Maichel. Each session will provide seniors with the tools needed to be able to make the right decisions going into Medicare. From understanding the parts of Medicare to prescription drug plans, learning how to enroll to reviewing health plans, you’ll be sure to get all the answers you need. For more information, visit www.abilenetx.gov/986/Medicare-Class.

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  7. Crafty DIY: Diamond Dotz Flowers

    May 12, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Basement, Makerspace

    Get ready for the return of the popular Crafty DIY program, designed for adults who love getting hands on with projects and crafts that will add a little decor to your homes. All materials and instructions will be provided for you at each session, all you have to do is come ready to make something great. At this session we’ll be showing you how to make your own Diamond Dotz Flower. No registration needed, just come out ready with your crafting hands.

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  8. Take & Make Crafts

    May 13, 2021, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ South Branch Library

    The library wants to help you get your craft on. Join us every Thursday when you are welcome to come into the library and pick up a craft packet that you can Take & Make at home. Instructions and supplies are included, you just need to make it. We’ll have a different craft each Thursday, and they’ll be available all day while supplies last. For more information, contact Allison Bevel at 325-698-7565.

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  9. Tech Time

    May 13, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Teen Room

    As more people acquire smartphones, tablets, and laptops, you may find yourself needing a little help. Join us for Tech Time where the library’s tech gurus will be on hand to assist you with troubleshooting your technology issues. We may not have all the answers, but we’ll do our best to answer all your questions. Each guest will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 25 minutes if people are waiting. For help that might take longer, you may also see about signing up for a 1-on-1 session at a different time so we may accommodate you better. For more information, contact Tremain Jackson at 325-437-4564.

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  10. Coloring Night

    May 13, 2021, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Basement, Makerspace

    Adults are invited out to a new regular coloring session for adults that will be hosted at the Main Library. This session will be an evening event where you’re invited to come out, take a break,and de-stress a bit while you color your cares away. We’ll supply all the art supplies and coloring sheets you’ll need, or if you have your own tools of the trade, feel free to bring them out for the evening. Don’t miss out on this new series at your Main Library.

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  11. South STEAM: Math Painted Coasters

    May 15, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Large Courtyard, Mall of Abilene

    Youth are invited out for some STEAM fun at your library. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics and we’ll use these concepts in order to create great crafts and projects. For this session, you’ll be provided with your own blank coaster, and some painting accessories, so you can create your own colorful coaster using math. Who said math has to be boring? We’ll show you how you can make it fun by looking at it a little differently. All materials will be supplied.

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  12. Grow Your Own Food

    May 15, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Activity Room

    Are you interested in growing your own food? If so, come to the Mockingbird Branch and join us for an afternoon session of gardening basics on growing your own food. It has a lot of benefits and homegrown food just tastes so good. Come learn the basics on getting started from a local pro and be prepared to take some notes too.

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  13. Once Upon a Storytime

    May 16, 2021, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Mall of Abilene, Large Courtyard Area

    Families won't want to miss our next Once Upon a Storytime session with our friends from Abilene Fairytales. Come enjoy stories, songs, crafts, and photo ops with this month's featured princess guest. As always, feel free to come dressed in your royal best and we'll supply all materials needed for our craft activity. Don't miss out on being a part of the biggest storytime session around town, hosted in the Large Courtyard in the Mall of Abilene.

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  14. Common Threads: Knitting & Crochet Club

    May 19, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Basement, Makerspace

    If you’re an adult who’s into knitting and crocheting, you’ll be pleased to hear about the return of the Common Threads program to your Main Library. At this time, we invite you to come out to the library and bring the projects you’re working on to join us for a social knitting hour. Here we’ll talk about the projects we’re working on, discuss and share techniques, and more that relates to the world of yarn. Be a part of this monthly club at your library.

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  15. Take & Make Crafts

    May 20, 2021, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ South Branch Library

    The library wants to help you get your craft on. Join us every Thursday when you are welcome to come into the library and pick up a craft packet that you can Take & Make at home. Instructions and supplies are included, you just need to make it. We’ll have a different craft each Thursday, and they’ll be available all day while supplies last. For more information, contact Allison Bevel at 325-698-7565.

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  16. Tech Time

    May 20, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Teen Room

    As more people acquire smartphones, tablets, and laptops, you may find yourself needing a little help. Join us for Tech Time where the library’s tech gurus will be on hand to assist you with troubleshooting your technology issues. We may not have all the answers, but we’ll do our best to answer all your questions. Each guest will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 25 minutes if people are waiting. For help that might take longer, you may also see about signing up for a 1-on-1 session at a different time so we may accommodate you better. For more information, contact Tremain Jackson at 325-437-4564.

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  17. Cover-to-Cover Book Club

    May 20, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Activity Room

    Be a part of our Cover-to-Cover Book Club and enjoy a discussion group session with other avid readers in the community. The Mockingbird Branch is open once again and our book club will be moving to that new location and meeting in person from now on. May’s book club selection will be “The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek” by Kim Michele Richardson. Check out a physical or digital copy from your library, then come ready to discuss with others at this meeting.

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  18. Super Storytime: Let's Explore

    May 21, 2021, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    Join us on our exploration of the continents, which is the focus of our Super Storytime sessions until we’ve been all over the world. It’s a fun way for youth to learn about other people and cultures from around the world, so that we can learn more about our neighbors on our planet. Join us for stories, songs, and crafts, and we’ll supply all materials needed. Don’t miss out on this educational activity.

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  19. ABCD's of Medicare

    May 22, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ 2nd Floor, Conference Room

    If it’s time for you to sign-up for Medicare, and you don’t know where to begin, register and attend a free Medicare Class at your Abilene Public Library. Multiple sessions will be hosted each month and led by specialists Jennifer Walter & Breanna Maichel. Each session will provide seniors with the tools needed to be able to make the right decisions going into Medicare. From understanding the parts of Medicare to prescription drug plans, learning how to enroll to reviewing health plans, you’ll be sure to get all the answers you need. For more information, visit www.abilenetx.gov/986/Medicare-Class.

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  20. Family Flix: "The Croods: A New Age"

    May 22, 2021, 11:15 AM - 1:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    Kids and parents are invited to join your South Branch Library for a great mid-morning movie. This time we’re watching 2020’s “The Croods: A New Age” with the voices of Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, and Ryan Reynolds. In this film, the prehistoric family called the Croods are challenged by a rival family, the Bettermans, who claim to be better and more evolved. This film is rated PG for peril, action, and rude humor, and has a run time of 1 hour and 35 minutes. Feel free to bring your own drinks and snacks to the event.

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  21. Saturday Matinee: "The Devil Wears Prada"

    May 22, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Meeting Room

    Catch a great movie during the South Branch Library’s Saturday Matinee event where we play great hits. At this session we’ll be showing 2006’s “The Devil Wears Prada,” based on the bestselling novel by Lauren Weisberger and starring Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, and Emily Blunt. In this film, a smart but sensible new graduate lands a job as an assistant to Miranda Priestly, the demanding editor-in-chief of a high fashion magazine. This film is rated PG-13 for some sensuality and has a run time of 1 hour and 49 minutes. Feel free to bring in your own snacks and drinks for the movie.

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  22. Pokemon Meetup

    May 23, 2021, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ South Branch Library > Meeting Room

    Join us for an afternoon of gaming fun! Designed for both new and experienced players, gamers from their tweens to adults are welcome to be a part of this weekly meetup where we gather to play the Pokemon Card Game. Pokemon has something for everyone, so come out, bring your cards, and be ready to battle it out at your library. Instruction will also be available for those interested in learning how to play, and once you do, you’ll be challenging everyone else in no time. For more information, contact Alyssa Crow at 325-698-7565.

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  23. Sunday Fun Day!: Tissue Paper Flowers

    May 23, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Large Courtyard, Mall of Abilene

    Your weekend just got better as we invite you to join the South Branch crew for some fun in the Mall of Abilene. Hosted on the fourth Sunday of each month, we’ll perform a different activity each time from crafts to experiments and more. All materials will be provided and at this session, we’ll be showing you how to make some big and colorful Tissue Paper Flowers! The whole family is invited to this fun, free, come-and-go event, so you won’t want to miss it.

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  24. Take & Make Crafts

    May 27, 2021, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ South Branch Library

    The library wants to help you get your craft on. Join us every Thursday when you are welcome to come into the library and pick up a craft packet that you can Take & Make at home. Instructions and supplies are included, you just need to make it. We’ll have a different craft each Thursday, and they’ll be available all day while supplies last. For more information, contact Allison Bevel at 325-698-7565.

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  25. Tech Time

    May 27, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Teen Room

    As more people acquire smartphones, tablets, and laptops, you may find yourself needing a little help. Join us for Tech Time where the library’s tech gurus will be on hand to assist you with troubleshooting your technology issues. We may not have all the answers, but we’ll do our best to answer all your questions. Each guest will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 25 minutes if people are waiting. For help that might take longer, you may also see about signing up for a 1-on-1 session at a different time so we may accommodate you better. For more information, contact Tremain Jackson at 325-437-4564.

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Police Training

  1. Interacting with Deaf and Hard of Hearing

    May 27, 2021, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Warren Dodson Police Training Academy

    TCOLE Course #7887

    Officers seeking their Intermediate Certification will have an opportunity to attend this class.

    If you plan to attend, please seek approval from your supervision and notify officer Chris Collins by email or by phone at (325) 676-6537.

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  2. Canine Encounters

    May 27, 2021, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Warren Dodson Police Training Academy

    TCOLE Course #4065

    Officers seeking their Intermediate Certification will have an opportunity to attend this class.

    If you plan to attend, please seek approval from your supervision and notify officer Chris Collins by email or by phone at (325) 676-6537.

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