How bright are the stars? Create a Star Brightness Detector to find out for yourself which stars are the brightest. (All Ages; Burns Branch Library)
Seniors and veterans are invited to come in for a cup of coffee, relax, visit, and enjoy free activities. On June 24, there will be a matinee feature of The Martian starring Matt Damon (PG-13). For more information, please call the library or visit with staff. (Adults; Burns Branch Library)
Join us for an interactive storytime session to promote early literacy through books, songs, puppets, crafts, and much more. The theme this month is “Space.” (Pre-K; Burns Branch Library)
Join Alexandria Henwood, Education Coordinator at the Riverside Discovery Center, as she introduces some fantastic zoo animals and reptiles from the Riverside Zoo. Learn interesting facts with her presentations of “Fantastic Feet” and “Hats Off to Bats.” This program is sponsored by Farmer’s State Bank and the Texas Trail Market. (All Ages; Burns Branch Library)
Spend your Friday afternoons at the library to watch a matinee. Each week will feature a different movie. Bring a favorite snack and enjoy the show! (Children & Families; Burns Branch Library) Movies by Week June 7: Christopher Robin (PG) June 14: Big Hero 6 (PG) June 21: SpongeBob SquarePants: A Sponge Out of Water (PG) June 28: Sleeping Beauty ...
Join us for a relaxing evening as we discuss One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus. Bring your copy of the book and a dish to add to our potluck that evening. For more information about the book, please call the library or visit with staff. (Adults; Burns Branch Library)
Hold the galaxy in your hands with this NASA recipe for slime! Have fun as you explore this stretchy, brilliant goo and try to recreate an exact appearance of NASA photos from space. (Grades 4-8; Burns Branch Library)