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PDF Version of the August & Sept Calendar

For more details on any of our adult programs, please call 512-401-5608.

This Month

Free ESL Class
Registration: Wednesday, August 28, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
For more information, contact the coordinator: npowell@communityaction.com
Clases gratis de inglés
Matrícula: Miércoles, 28 de agosto, 9:30 a. m. a 12:30 p.m.
Para más informaciðn, contacte a la coordinadora: npowell@communityaction.com

 Free GED Registration
Tuesday, September 3, 5:00 p.m.
Registration for this free GED class will start at 5:00 p.m. Please bring a photo ID to sign up. If you have questions contact Suzanne Johnson at 512-971-4380 or sjohnson@communityaction.com.

Life Insurance Seminar
Thursday, September 5, 7:00 p.m.
Join local insurance agents from Liberty Mutual for an engaging and informative session about how to build a life legacy for your family, featuring food, fun and grab bags.
Clase de Seguro de Vida
Jueves, 5 de septiembre , 7:00 p.m.
Representantes locales de Liberty Mutual harán presentación interactiva y divertida con información sobre como edificar un legado para su familia.

SCORE: Find Your Target Customer (Registration Required)
Thursday, September 24, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Do you have a product and struggle to find your customer? Have a target but not sure how to reach them? Our presenter will be using a Helping/Giving framework in a 60 min interactive group exercise followed by a Q&A period. You will leave with a defined customer target and the building blocks to help you start expressing your value to that customer in marketing copy.  Register here: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07egficaa6e426b3fb&llr=6foezucab&showPage=true 

Ongoing

Adult Book Discussion Group
We typically meet on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 1:00 p.m . We’ll be discussing the same book at each session, so please choose either meeting to attend.
Upcoming selections are:        

  • The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson
    • Tuesday, September 10, 1:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday, September 24, 1:00 p.m.

Coloring & Conversation
Colored pencils and markers provided.

  • Friday, August 23, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Friday, August 30, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Friday, September13, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Friday, September 27, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

One-on-One Computer Help (Registration required)
Do you need to learn basic computer skills? Attend one of our hands-on computer workshops and improve your skills in one of these areas: using email, basic Internet searching, using Microsoft Word, or accessing the Library’s eBooks and digital audiobooks. A library representative will work one-on-one with you for a 30-minute session. Call 401-5608 to register or for more details.

  • Thursday, September 5, 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m.
  • Friday, September 20, 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m.

Green Thumbs Up Gardening : Bulbs and their relatives
Thursday, September 12, 7:00 p.m.
Join us for this ongoing program about gardening. On the second Thursday of the month the A&M Agrilife Extension Office will present on a different topic; this month we’re learning about the difference between bulbs, corms, rhizomes, tubers and tuberous roots, including proper planting, propagation, fertilization and pruning. Questions? Call 512-401-5608.

Knitting and Crochet Group
Meets every Friday, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Open to knitters and crocheters of all skill levels, from beginner to expert. **Please note that we will not be meeting on Friday, September 20.**

 Let's Talk! English Practice
Let’s talk! is an easy way to practice your English conversation skills! Meet new people, talk about common topics, and ask questions!

  • Saturday, September 7, 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 28, 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 12, 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 26, 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 2, 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 9, 3:00 p.m.

Movies in the Morning
Movies are shown on the first Friday at 10:00 am. Light refreshments provided.

  • Friday, September 6, 10:00 a.m.: First Man (PG-13; 2 hr, 21 min)
  • Friday, October 4, 10:00 a.m.: The Public (PG-13; 1 hr, 59 min)
  • Friday, November 1, 10:00 a.m.: A Dog's Journey (PG; 1 hr, 49 min)
  • Friday, December 6, 10:00 a.m.: The Upside (PG-13; 2 hr, 6 min)

Sensory Cinema
Monday, August 19, 6:30 p.m.
Monday, September 16, 6:30 p.m.
Join us for a showing of a popular movie for adults! Feel free to walk around, clap along with the movie or just enjoy an accepting environment.  Film volume will be lower, lights and subtitles will be on during the movie and popcorn will be served.  Call 512-401-5608 for more information.