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Posted on: July 1, 2019

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Storytime

July 5, 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

  

Yarn in the Community

July 5, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

The library invites all fiber folks to enjoy sewing, knitting, or crocheting in good company. Bring your own materials and a current project.

 

Baby Storytime

July 5, 12:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

An early literacy playgroup for pre-walkers. Join other babies for songs, stories, stretches and playtime!

 

LEGO Mania

July 5, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Grab a bowl full of LEGOs and a base plate and build your dream creation. For ages 4 and up.

 

 Herbalism Club: Herbs for Health

July 7, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Let's talk about herbs! Join us for an ongoing herbalism knowledge-share with other local gardeners, foragers, and plant lovers. Feel free to bring favorite books, recipes, seeds or cuttings to swap, or just come ready to learn.

 

Free Dance Classes

July 8, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Creative Dance fusing elements of various dance forms such as Jazz, Hip-Hop, Ballet, and Modern Dance. These classes will focus on the relationship of body to space and cultivate esteem toward expressing with the body. Some fun elements that will enhance the dancing curriculum are drawing, vocalizing, improvising, and using music as inspiration for “creating a dance,” also known as choreography. Multiple dance classes for ages 5-17. Limited space available. Registration required.

 

Teen Anime Club

July 8, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

If you love anime, manga, or Japanese pop culture, come join us for a fun time watching anime films. Socialize, meet new friends, and discuss your favorite series. Light refreshments provided. Ages 12-17.

 

English Language Learners Registration

July 8, 6:30 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

English classes for adults. Clases de inglés para adultos. Classes are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:30-8:30 PM. Las clases son los lunes, martes, miércoles y jueves 6:30-8:30 PM. All interested adults must attend an orientation before class begins. Todos los adultos interesados deben asistir a una orientación antes de comenzar la clase.

Info: Call 512.393.8215

 

GED Registration (Part 1)

July 9, 9:00 a.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Adults wanting to prepare for the GED exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Monday and Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Must return on July 11 for Part 2.

Info: Call 512.393.8215

 

Storytime

July 9, 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

 

Cuéntame Bilingual Stories

July 9, 12:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

For ages 3 to 6. Stories, songs, and learning in English and Spanish. Para niños de 3 a 6 años. Historias, canciones y aprendizaje en inglés y español.

 

Awesome Puppets

July 9, 3:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Learn the basics of puppetry! Ages 7-14. Registration required.

 

Family Night! Puppet Show: Anansi & the Magic Rock

July 9, 7:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages. Family Night happens every Tuesday at 7 p.m. in June and July. Each week features a different event for your family to enjoy together.

 

Computer Class

July 10, 10:00 a.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Free introductory computer classes in email, Internet searching, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel for adults. Learn how to get started with your iPad or tablet.

 

Puppet Show: Anansi & the Magic Rock

July 10, 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages.

 

Teen Maker Club

July 10, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Explore your creative side in this program that gets you designing and creating. Each session there will be craft, art, and maker projects to explore, or you can create your own design. The library provides all materials for suggested activities, but feel free to bring your own projects.

 

Adult Creative Camp

July 10, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Adult Creative Camp is open to any skill level. Explore your creativity and expression, with encouragement and support. The camp will include visual and written expression, including poetry, collage, songwriting, watercolors, and calligraphy. You will end camp with a book of your own creations. Space is limited - register today!

 

English Language Learners Registration

July 10, 6:30 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

English classes for adults. Clases de inglés para adultos. Classes are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:30-8:30 PM. Las clases son los lunes, martes, miércoles y jueves 6:30-8:30 PM. All interested adults must attend an orientation before class begins. Todos los adultos interesados deben asistir a una orientación antes de comenzar la clase.

Info: Call 512.393.8215

 

GED Registration (Part 2)

July 11, 9:00 a.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Adults wanting to prepare for the GED exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Monday and Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Must have attended Part 1 on July 9.

Info: Call 512.393.8215

 

Cosmic Craft

July 11, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

San Marcos Public Library

For all ages. Kids under five will need adult help. Crafts take 20 to 30 minutes to complete. All supplies provided.

  

Summer Science

July 11, 3:00 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

Hands-on workshops introduce science topics and encourage curiosity. This day’s topic will be hydroponic science. For ages 8 to 14. Registration required.

  

Chess Night

July 11, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

San Marcos Public Library

All ages and skill levels are welcome. The library provides chess sets, clocks, and basic instruction.

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