Upcoming Events

Jun
22
2:00pm - 3:00pm, Juan Tabo Library.
How far out can you go? Using straws, paper clips, and modeling clay, how long can you make a self-supporting structure hang out over a line without touching the table? Test your engineering skills! Ag...
Jun
22
2:00pm - 3:30pm, North Valley Meeting Room, North Valley Library.
Do you enjoy knitting, crocheting or other fiber arts? Join our friendly group. We meet weekly to work on personal and community projects, view demonstrations, improve our skills or learn new ones and enjoy l...
Jun
22
3:00pm - 4:00pm, Main Library (Downtown).
Stop by for tips, problem-solving and instruction on: core computer skills, Internet searching and email, resume and job search, Microsoft Word basics, eResources, downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks. Walk-i...
Jun
22
3:00pm - 4:00pm, South Broadway Library.
Learn to write some Japanese Kanji (a written character that represents a word or phrase) and then paint one on a “luckstone.” Build a Better World: Read! Folks ages 13 to 18 can attend Summer Re...
Jun
22
3:00pm - 4:00pm, South Valley Meeting Room, South Valley Library.
Have you always thought the triangle was just the shape between the circle and the square? It turns out that a triangle has some very important properties for engineering and construction. Find out more in this...
Jun
22
3:30pm - 5:00pm, North Valley Library.
Join us for Lego fun with Duplos, Legos and specialty kits.
Jun
22
3:30pm - 4:30pm, Ernie Pyle Library.
Using Perler beads, participants will design at least one unique Perler bead character. Staff will help finish each character by using a clothes iron to melt the beads into their final form. Summer Reading i...
Jun
22
3:30pm - 4:30pm, San Pedro Library.
Kevin Kinane is back this summer with his highly energetic, interactive "Recycleman" program. Join Kevin as he demonstrates how to create music from found objects and gets everyone in on the action wi...
Jun
22
4:00pm - 5:00pm, South Broadway Library.
Bring your child to read stories to Read to the Dogs! Reading to appreciative and non-judgmental furry friends helps to increase kids' confidence and joy of reading.
Jun
22
5:00pm - 6:00pm, North Valley Library.
This group brings together a range of instruments, including guitar, penny whistle, concertina, fiddle, keyboard and silver flute. As the name Gaelic implies, this group plays predominantly Irish, Scottish, and...
Jun
22
5:30pm - 6:30pm, South Valley Meeting Room, South Valley Library.
One-on-one class focuses on learning beginning computer skills such as navigating the Internet, typing a Word document or creating an email account. Classes are offered in English and Spanish every Thursday fro...
Jun
22
5:30pm - 6:30pm, Botts Hall, Special Collections Library.
Join author Nancy Owen Lewis for the third event in our summer series supporting Chasing the Cure to Albuquerque. During New Mexico’s struggle for statehood, territorial officials promoted its climate ...
Jun
22
7:00pm - 8:00pm, Taylor Ranch Library.
Relax and unwind with us. Bring your own colored pencils or use our colors and printed pages.
Jun
23
9:00am - 9:55am, Cherry Hills Library.
If you have a new tablet or need personalized help with library apps, this class is for you. Please bring your device and its passwords as well as library card and PIN. Registration is required and limited ...
Jun
23
10:15am - 10:45am, Tony Hillerman Library.
Join in the fun with stories, songs, puppets and more that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children, using the guidelines from the Every Child Ready to Read program. Ages 3 - 5. Groups o...
Jun
23
10:30am - 11:30am, Ernie Pyle Library.
Come see award winning New Mexico musician, Andy Mason, and experience his original, interactive, educational, bilingual, and fun music. This program is funded by the Friends for the Public Library.
Jun
23
10:30am - 11:00am, Lomas Tramway Library.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, fingerplays and body movement. Ages 0 - 3. Groups of 5 or more, please call ahead. 291-6295.
Jun
23
10:30am - 11:30am, Main Library (Downtown).
Building dreams to build the future! Join Princess Unicorn for an empowering, storytime event! Dreams become goals and goals become a plan. Make your dreams come true! This program is funded by the Friends for ...
Jun
23
10:30am - 11:15am, North Valley Library.
Join us for this all-ages live musical theatre performance of the continuing adventures of Princess Marisol and her search for beauty and self-discovery. Presented by the Fusion Theatre Company of New Mexico.
Jun
23
11:00am - 12:00pm, Cherry Hills Meeting Room, Cherry Hills Library.
Looking for work? Looking for advancement? Looking for a change? Explore the library's online and print support to get what you need at any point in your career. This is a drop-in event. Offerings will...
Jun
23
11:00am - 12:00pm, Erna Fergusson Library.
Kevin Kinane is back this summer with his highly energetic, interactive "Recycleman" program. Join Kevin as he demonstrates how to create music from found objects and gets everyone in on the action wi...
Jun
23
11:00am - 12:00pm, South Valley Meeting Room, South Valley Library.
Sensory Storytime is designed for adults with special needs andincorporates adaptivestorytelling, interactive reading, crafts, social stories and more. Open to all!
Jun
23
12:00pm - 1:00pm, North Valley Meeting Room, North Valley Library.
In June, we will be reading The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin. Join us each month for a lively discussion of great fiction titles. Pick up the following month's book at the meeting or at ...
Jun
23
1:30pm - 2:30pm, Juan Tabo Library.
Join us for building adventures with Lego Club! Let your imaginations run wild with your designs. Legos provided. Ages 5+
Jun
23
2:00pm - 3:30pm, Taylor Ranch Library.
If you enjoy knitting, crocheting, or other needle craft, join our drop-in stitch group. Ages 12 and up. New knitters are welcome. Feel free to come when you can and leave as needed.