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Library - Youth

  1. Coloring Club

    September 22, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Meeting Room

    If you’re in need of a little stress relief and relaxation, we invite you to be a part of the Coloring Club at your South Branch Library. Coloring is a great activity for all ages and there are many benefits that can come from taking some time to express yourself through art. We’ll supply the coloring sheets and tools so you can come out, color, socialize, and have a little fun at your library.

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  2. School Age STEAM Club

    September 22, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Activity Room

    Youth are invited out to the library for STEAM fun. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics, and activities will be centered around having youth engage in critical thinking to complete various projects and activities. Each session will feature a different activity for youth to get involved in, and we’ll supply all the materials needed. Don’t miss out on this educational series at your library.

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  3. Take & Make Crafts

    September 23, 2021, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Children's Area

    If you’re looking for some crafting fun, stop by your South Branch Library where we’ll be offering Take & Make kits featuring different craft activities each week while supplies last. Stop by from 10:00AM to 6:00PM and you can pick up your kit that has all of the materials and instructions you’ll need to then take home and make a fun craft to enjoy. Don’t miss out on this come and go activity at your library.

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  4. Yoga Pajama Storytime

    September 23, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Activity Room

    We love providing storytimes at your library! They’re a great way to introduce your kids to a host of wonderful books, and hopefully instill in them a love of reading and literature that will last a lifetime. If you’re looking for something new though, something that will strengthen both your body and mind, check out our new Yoga Pajama Storytime! Come dressed in your best PJs and enjoy great bedtime stories, songs, and more, while learning and doing yoga poses too. It’s certainly a program of firsts you’ll not want to miss.

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  5. Friday Fun Day: Creative Coloring

    September 24, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Activity Room

    Your Mockingbird Branch is the place for kids to be on Friday afternoons as we host Friday Fun Day activities in our Activity Room. Each week will feature fun hands-on activities that youth can get involved in as a great way to kick off the weekend. This week, after a long week of school, come relax at your library with some coloring activities. We’ll supply you with the pages and colors you’ll need to sit down and de-stress with friends. Don’t miss out on all the fun!

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  6. Once Upon a Storytime

    September 24, 2021, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM @ Children's Area

    Join the library for the next Once Upon a Storytime session featuring a great princess who will be on hand to share stories, songs, how to pose like a royal, crafts, and of course be available for pictures. Our friends from Abilene Fairytales always put on a great show and youth are encouraged to come dressed in their royal best. Please note this session will be hosted inside the South Branch Library, not at the courtyard. We hope to see you there for an afternoon of fun!

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  7. Family Flix: "The BFG"

    September 25, 2021, 11:00 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 2016’s “The BFG,” based on the children’s book by Roald Dahl and starring Mark Rylance and Ruby Barnhill. In this film, an orphan little girl befriends a benevolent giant who takes her to Giant Country, where they attempt to stop the man-eating giants that are invading the human world. This film is rated PG for action/peril, some scary moments, and brief rude humor, and has a run time of 1 hour and 57 minutes. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy with the movie.

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  8. Pokemon Meetup

    September 26, 2021, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ 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.

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  9. Sunday Fun Day!: DIY Parachutes

    September 26, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @

    Mall of Abilene, Larch Mall Courtyard

    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 your own parachutes! Mini ones of course. 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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  10. Library Chess Meet-Up

    September 27, 2021, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Basement, Makerspace

    If you’re into chess, we invite you to meetup at your Main Library on Monday evenings for our weekly meetup. We’ll supply chess boards for up to 20 players at a time, and if you’re new to the game and need some help with the basics, someone will be on staff to help you learn. Come challenge others in some friendly competition. All skill levels are welcome so come try out a gaming session for yourself.

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  11. Take & Make Crafts

    September 30, 2021, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Children's Area

    If you’re looking for some crafting fun, stop by your South Branch Library where we’ll be offering Take & Make kits featuring different craft activities each week while supplies last. Stop by from 10:00AM to 6:00PM and you can pick up your kit that has all of the materials and instructions you’ll need to then take home and make a fun craft to enjoy. Don’t miss out on this come and go activity at your library.

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