Sunday, April 14, 2019
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Capitol Tours are available during the following times:
Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday - 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Sunday - 12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Capitol is closed on Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.
Tours take visitors to key areas of the Capitol and offer information on the building, Texas history, and the legislature.
· Capitol Tours are free.
· All tours leave from inside the South Foyer outside the tour guides office in the Capitol.
· Tours generally depart every 30 to 45 minutes and last for approximately 30 minutes.
· Please call in advance to request a foreign language tour.
· Photography is permitted. Visitors and building occupants may be walking through the area or you may be asked to move if you are blocking access.
For more information, visit the Capitol tours website.
Monday, April 1, 2019
Bookmobile Services at Dick Nichols Park
All ages welcome
Visit the mobile library every Tuesday from 10AM to 12PM at Dick Nichols Park for library services during the renovation of the Hampton Branch at Oak Hill.
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Sunday, March 24, 2019
Just for Teens: Science & Math Tutoring
Free Tutoring on select Tuesdays
Teens 13-18 only
Free math and science tutoring in Teen Central on select Tuesdays!
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
March 26, 2019
Join physics teacher, Kelley Janes* for help with your math and science courses.
Best suited for students in physics, chemistry, astronomy, algebra (I or II), and geometry, ages 13-18. Bring the work you need help with and any resources you have (like class notes or your text book) for best results. Come one, come all!
Can't make it on Tuesdays? Your library card is your ticket for free, online tutoring daily from 2-11 PM, provided by Brainfuse.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
AI | Inteligencia Artificial
Recommended for ages 9-12
Latinitas and the Ruiz Branch of the Austin Public Library welcome the entire family to participate in eight weeks of FREE workshops to explore technology and learn new things. Recommended for ages 8 and up.
Latinitas y la Biblioteca Ruiz de la Biblioteca Pública de Austin invitan a toda la famila a participar en ocho semanas de talleres GRATIS para explorar tecnología y descubrir algo nuevo. Recomendado para mayores de 8 años. Free and open to the public | Gratis y abierto al público.
March 23, 2019
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
An after-hours event for Teens!
Teens 13-18 only
An after-hours sewing workshop just for teens age 13-18! Bring a sewing project you're working on or start a new one and get personal coaching from an expert sewing instructor in this special series for teens!
Sign up online to reserve your spot today because each workshop is limited to just 5 participants!
5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
April 19, 2019
From 5-5:45 is our Sewing Machine Certification class, where you'll gain basic machine-sewing skills (or demonstrate your existing mastery!). Then at 6 PM the main doors to the library lock, and the party begins! Expect lots of sewing, laughter, learning, music, and FOOD at these after-hours events in the teen area.
Friday, March 15, 2019
Chinese Mandarin-English Storytime
Recommended for ages 5 and under
This all-ages storytime uses both Chinese Mandarin and English to present books, rhymes, finger-plays, and songs. Materials are not necessarily translated. The storytime flows naturally using both languages, allowing children to feel comfortable in a multilingual environment. No prior experience with Chinese is necessary to participate in. Free and open to the public/ Gratis y abierto al publico.
March 19, 2019