Enjoy a Zombie-free evening, while your Goblin has a howling good time at Code Ninjas! Our mutant Senseis will lead a spooky fun night of terrifyingly educational STEM activities, Halloween projects, pizza, and a movie. Only 3 spots left - register now!
Join us for our annual Mommy & Son Night Out! There will be food, drinks, activities, and most importantly... FUN! This year's theme is superheroes, so put on your best outfit, or make up your own superhero name and powers, and join us to make the world a better place for fun, learning, and spending time with mom!
Drop in for this sensory storytime on the last Saturday of each month. It is designed for patrons with sensory issues--we will have texture toys, sensory bins, and shorter stories to keep everyone engaged. All ages.
This year, Ballet Folklórico de México will return to the United States for an extended multi-city tour featuring renewed performances of the company’s classical choreography. Founded in 1952 by dancer and choreographer Amalia Hernández, Ballet Folklórico brings together the music, dance and costume of Mexican folklore from pre-Columbian civilizations through the modern era.
Calling all teen gamers! Leave your quarters at home and join us for our monthly video game meet up at Laura’s Library! We’ll have a Switch for chucking Koopa shells at your friends in Mario Kart, a PS3 to spam fireballs in Street Fighter, and two Wiis for some old school fun. We’ll also have a six-station Minecraft LAN party. Ages 13-17.
No need to register!
Everyone deserves a fun night out once in a while, including the kids! Let the YMCA be your babysitter so that you can have a parents’ night out! Children develop social skills, creativity and self-confidence as they enjoy activities like gym games, a movie, arts and crafts, playtime, stories and a meal. Space is limited.
Drop by the library and make a craft while you search for books, movies and music. We've got paper crafts, easy sewing and more fun projects for the whole family. We provide the supplies; you provide the creativity. Program length is approximately 1 hour.
Parents of preschoolers, join us on the farm this fall for hands-on lessons related to farming, gardening, beekeeping, cooking, art, sustainability projects, wildlife support, soap-making, candle-making, and more.
The residents of Eerie Cove have a new, frightening visitor, and it doesn't look like it’s EVER brushed its teeth! Can it be a real ghost? Or is someone playing a trick? Cindy thinks she knows something the grown-ups do not.
One hug a day will keep your stuffed puppy dog in tip-top shape!! Our friends from Lonestar 24 Hr ER will be back on September 24th! This time to check on... Your teddies! Bring your favorite stuffed animal to have him or her well checked by the doctor and receive a certificate of health, all while learning more about how humans can maintain a healthy body!
Put on your chef’s hat as we dive into some of your favorite foods from books you love. Each Thursday in September campers will participate in cooking activities from that story of the day. Perfect for young cooks aged 3 - 5.
Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket.
Mysterious and seductive, THE FIREBIRD is a world-famous ballet about an adventuresome prince who happens upon trouble and snares a mystical female creature to help him outwit an evil sorcerer and find true love. Fall under the Firebird’s spell while enjoying a live performance of composer Igor Stravinsky’s bewitching score by the Austin Symphony Orchestra.
The Discovery program offers hands-on exploring for young learners in many different topics, including science, literature, technology, and more. Designed for elementary-aged kids curious about the world. Come each week and discover something new!
Six-day festival brings the magic of the famed public TV series Austin City Limits outside the studio and into Austin's most beloved park with more than 130 musical acts on eight stages over two weekends.
We know, we know. We live in Texas, so it’s still warm outside-- but here at storytime, we can pretend it feels like fall with beautiful books like Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn by Kenard Pak and more stories about the changing seasons.
Have you ever been really close to a snake or lizard? They bring all kinds of reptiles like snakes, lizards, tortoises and more! There is always a new and special reptile of the week and kids and adults will have the opportunity to hold the reptiles!
The farm will be open to all homeschool children (and parents) from 10:00am - 4pm on 1 designated day each month during the school year. We have lots of fun things to do at the farm: petting zoo, treasure mountain, a hay maze, a huge jump pad, tons of different swings, and more! You can bring a sack lunch and enjoy it on one of our many picnic tables under the trees.