Jul. 5, 2017:

Game Night

The first Wednesday of each month is game night. Join us from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm. Any games are welcome. Come and learn or teach a new game. For more information call the library at 432-837-2621.

 

Jul. 12, 2017:

Hump Day Lunch

The next Hump Day Lunch is July 12. The menu: tacos, salad and desserts.

Basic Computer Classes for Adults

Want to improve your computer skills?  Try our free computer classes. The next session will start on February 21 from 6-7 pm.  Classes run in six week sessions.  Topics covered include, Social Media, creating e-mail and Facebook accounts, attaching pictures and videos to e-mails, and an overview of Smart Phone instruction.  Learn at your own pace with our patient and experienced instructor.

Yarn Arts

Yarn Arts is a public workshop that meets every Friday morning from 10:00 AM until noon in the APL Community Room. Anyone interested in Yarn Arts (spinning, knitting, crocheting, weaving, et al.) at all participation levels from listening to personal projects to group activities is welcome and encouraged to attend. Experienced yarn artists are available and happy to answer questions and offer advice on your personal projects. Stop by Friday mornings and join the fun.

Travel Talk

Local Residents Share Stories and Pictures from Journeys Abroad

Take a monthly tour from the comfort of Alpine Public Library’s AEP Multipurpose Room with host Jim Glendinning who shares his own adventures and introduces other area travelers.

Join us the 4th Friday of each month, at 7 pm.

Homebound Program

Friends of the Library volunteers provide an invaluable service to our community by delivering books, magazines, DVDs, Books-on-Tape and other materials to patrons who are unable to come to the library themselves. Today, four services come under the Homebound Program banner:
Our flagship Homebound Service for patrons with enduring disabilities;
Temporary Homebound Service
for those who for a variety of reasons are temporarily unable to come to the library;
our Big Bend Regional Medical Center (BBRMC) Periodical Service that keeps the waiting room periodical selection up-to-date;
and the Brewster County Jail Library Service that helps the jail staff maintain their inmate library.

Contact the library at 837-2621, for more information on these services.

ESL for the Big Bend

English as a Second Language (ESL) Tutoring: A free tutoring program for anyone who wants to learn English; all level learners of any native language are welcome. Contact us for information about taking lessons, or becoming a tutor.

Clases de Inglés
Lecciones privadas y particulares
Aptitudes básicas de lengua y conversación
Aptitudes para la vida y el trabajo
Atención a las diferencias culturales
Gratís!