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AustinTexas.gov will be down for maintenance from 6 a.m to 2 p.m. on Sunday. For help during that time, call 3-1-1. The library website, catalog, some online library services and the Virtual Library will also be down intermittently during this time. https://t.co/Ad48r4ZB0H
RT @rxweeks: Eat the World cooking demonstration at the Howson Branch. This week, we are featuring Hispanic food. @AustinPublicLib https://…
RT @lawrencelibrary: Hey, why aren’t you at the library? #HappyCaturday https://t.co/RPXeHH1F7i
RT @RecycledReadsTX: Setting up for the #chemicaltoyfare #chemicaltoyshow #austinstoyshow @recycledreadstx @AustinPublicLib #atx #austin #a…
RT @ALTERforATX: Did you know you can speak to #ATXCouncil remotely? @AustinPublicLib offers videoconferencing for citizen communication in…
Join @SFClocal for a cooking demo (with samples!) at the Central Library on Tuesday, November 19 at 6:30 PM and check out our pop-up seed library! 🌱🥙 library.austintexas.gov/event/programs… #MoreThanBooks https://t.co/aiDCYLznla
Haven't gotten your flu shot? Swing by Terrazas Branch from 1-3 p.m. for your free flu shot. #FightFlu #GetYourFluShot https://t.co/lgk49gt3ON
Don't forget! Today from 1-3 p.m., @AusPublicHealth will be giving out flu shots at Terrazas Branch. #FightFlu #GetYourFluShot https://t.co/JcSQkWbLsv
On Wednesday from 1-3 p.m., @AusPublicHealth will be giving out flu shots at Terrazas Branch. #FightFlu #GetYourFluShot https://t.co/auZWcvMR8G
In honor of Veterans Day, @AustinPublicLib locations are closed today, 11/10 and Monday, 11/11. Our Virtual Library is open 24/7 at library.austintexas.gov/virtual.
RT @traceybradnan: On the magic of libraries and books: A wonderful afternoon hearing the legendary @susanorlean read from #TheLibraryBook…
For this mother of two, the library has always been a constant. Hear why even on the toughest days of parenting, she knew she could count on her library: bit.ly/2Kc6Pwz. #LibraryLoveStories is a collaboration between @KUT and @libfoundatx #APL #AustinPublicLibraries https://t.co/mx7Put6GN8
RT @rxweeks: Did I tell you I have the best job in the world?! Laura Esquivel, author of Like Water for Chocolate, is visiting Austin and d…
"I never thought of myself as a writer but taking the #APL courses gave me the confidence to continue writing and finally take the next step." bit.ly/2Nf2Sci #LibraryLoveStories is a collaboration between @KUT and @libfoundatx #APL #AustinPublicLibraries https://t.co/QSmVcjp2QK
Ever find a book that just changes your life? This Austinite shares how a book in her #library did just that: bit.ly/2WJjCLR #APL #AustinPublicLibrary #LibraryLoveStories is a collaboration between @KUT and #libfoundatx. https://t.co/O36SZDWfg4
Before TV, before the internet - this magician turned to libraries to hone his craft. Here @kentcumminsmagi shares his adventure learning the secrets of magic: bit.ly/36zVIqw #LibraryLoveStories is a collaboration between @KUT and @libfoundatx #APL #AustinPublicLibraries https://t.co/mLDWJVIwsu
Make your own tiny book in this 90-minute hands-on program for adults at the #StJohnBranch Saturday, November 9, 1:30 - 3:00pm ✂️📃📒 ow.ly/aI6850wDbGY
RT @LibFoundATX: There's still time to get your tickets to our first annual Storytime Bash! It's our gala afterparty on the @AustinPublicLi…
There's still time to head over to #LittleWalnutCreek to celebrate the start of #InternationalGamesWeek ow.ly/qyD250x0ECs #AustinPublicLibrary #MoreThanBooks
RT @furkyourwurk: I saw a very cool exhibit at the library today! @AustinPublicLib #APLAmbassador I also want to thank everyone who came ou…
RT @LibFoundATX: Happy Halloween! Enjoy these spooky-fun pics from our last #APLAfterDark at @AustinPublicLib. 🎃👻👽Thanks to everyone who ca…
RT @sueyoungmusic: Put a hold on this book in August @AustinPublicLib and it is proving to be #worththewait. https://t.co/MFyL6AIX7W
RT @rxweeks: What do you do when your entire HR team show up as FBI agents? @AustinPublicLib https://t.co/cscpGcA2pD
RT @ellenhagan: Thank you Austin, TX! Such a beautiful trip. & the @AustinPublicLib was gorgeous! https://t.co/oq1JWUr6AM
Happy #Halloween! What tricks do you have up your sleeve tonight? #trickortreat #KeepAustinReading https://t.co/2Tfyw8l0rU
November is National Novel Writing Month. Write your #NaNoWriMo masterpiece with Pressbooks, an easy-to-use self-publishing tool for eBooks and print books that we just got for library cardholders! ✍️ library.austintexas.gov/database/press… #NaNoWriMo2019 https://t.co/M04NZ4tuvo
Race your friends and family to the #CandyCastle in our life-sized game of #Candyland! Join us for #facepainting, fun, #spooky stories, and a treat-themed craft. #Familyfriendly costumes are encouraged. https://t.co/GKgDmGXWKe
Don't let the #coldweather put a damper on your #Halloween spirit. Check out our events! Tonight at North Village Branch catch this #spooky feature. https://t.co/1KShuKwbZH
Are you a bullet journal fan? Are you ready to dive in and try it? Join the fun and share ideas with other fans at this Bullet Journal Social at the #CarverBranch on Saturday, Nov 2, 3pm. Handouts and starter journals will be provided 🎨 📖 ow.ly/YHgZ50vPr2l
'Tis the season to be spooky, Boo Boo Boo Boo Boo...Boo Boo...Boo...Boo! Do you enjoy a good scare? Watch these thirty-one movies... if you dare. ow.ly/3cV950wUUmo #AustinPublicLibrary #MoreThanBooks #HappyHalloween
RT @RecycledReadsTX: Just in case you haven’t seen our media for sale in a while - we have CDs, DVDs, CD Audio Books & Blue-Rays for $1.00!…
RT @PTA_Patton: Hope you’ve had the chance to check out the newly reopened and renovated @AustinPublicLib Hampton Branch at Oak Hill! We’r…
RT @traceybradnan: Forget Hillbilly Elegy. Read STAY AND FIGHT by @madelineffitch1 instead. It’s a novel about Appalachia Ohio, but also wh…
Fun with pumpkins at Hampton Branch reopening celebration! 🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃 https://t.co/3lplNvhcwl
RT @justinbaudoin: The new owl statues near the Austin Proper and @AustinPublicLib on @2NDStDistrict 🦉 https://t.co/CQzakhOfwY
This crisp fall morning is perfect for the Grand Reopening of our Hampton Branch at Oak Hill! Thanks to Austin City Council Member Paige Ellis for helping us celebrate. https://t.co/t9hoSLkT5f
RT @LibFoundATX: Basically having the best time at #APLDark at @AustinPublicLib tonight. It’s spooky good fun, y’all! 🛸👻🔮 https://t.co/CylH…
RT @PadronLibrary: Despite the #sudden #sweaterweather #badgercommunity enjoyed #learning about #digitalresources @MackinVIA @CapstonePub a…
Neighborhood Science: Animal Sensory Systems - Come learn about the extreme sensory systems that give animals superhuman powers! Tuesday, October 29, 7:30pm at the #HowsonBranch. All ages welcome 🌃🦇🦉 ow.ly/ka9k50wGLVV
RT @MitaliPerkins: Someone must have warned the Teen Librarians that I was coming to the @AustinPublicLib for the @KirkusReviews Prize Cere…
We are proud to host the Veterans Writers Conference at the Central Library this weekend. The event is free and open to the public. 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸 twitter.com/ArtSparkTx/sta…
Please join us Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 6:30 PM to watch and discuss the Oscar winning thriller Get Out, lauded by critics and audiences alike. It'll be shown in Shared Learning Room 522 (5th floor) at the Central Library. ow.ly/SNkc50wuJRz #AustinPublicLibrary
#APLambassador love, now and forever - we feel it, we thank you @menzwear 🥰 twitter.com/menzwear/statu…
RT @Chicon_St_Poets: See Stephanie Goehring at October’s Aural Literature reading 7:30 PM, 10.30.19 at Terrazas branch of @AustinPublicLib!…
RT @menzwear: She’s baaAAAAAAAAAaaaaack! The Hampton Branch is officially open again, thank goodness! @AustinPublicLib #APLAmbassador #libr…
Start planning today for a relaxing retirement tomorrow - no matter your age, it's never too late. Join local finance expert and author @ConorRich360 to learn how 🏦💰 #AustinCentralLibrary, Demo Area (1st Floor), Mon, Oct 28, 6:30 PM. https://t.co/5dmWkcfYx0
Science under the stars - Animal Sensory Systems - Come learn about the extreme sensory systems that give animals superhuman powers! Join us at the #HowsonBranchLibrary on October 29, 2019 at 7:30PM. ow.ly/NAIS50wPKxW #AustinPublicLibrary #MoreThanBooks
Rick Davis conjures up ghost stories from folklore at #CepedaBranch on Saturday, October 26, 1-2pm 👻 ow.ly/1s0550wD6rR
The #MondayMood at the Hampton Branch at Oak Hill? All smiles as the location is officially reopen the the public after being renovated. Be sure to stop by 5125 Convict Hill Rd to say hello! https://t.co/dXEz4xBTmP
Rock out with Electric Lady Bird! Listen to the new Rowdy Rock Mix and discover your next favorite band. It will get you moving! ow.ly/1bB850wPKIZ #AustinPublicLibrary #electricladybirdapl #electricladybirdatx #morethanbooks https://t.co/rtpXjgy8hI
RT @traceybradnan: Don’t miss @susanorlean at the @AustinPublicLib on November 9! I loved #TheLibraryBook and can’t wait to see her in pers…
RT @iammelodylopez: @netflix thanks for making @jennyhan books (which are amazing) into movies & thanks @AustinPublicLib #AustinPublicLibra…
RT @kbladen: Think I’m moving to Austin so I can use their library. @AustinPublicLib #6thfloor #libraryenvy https://t.co/4n9fhuh7yE
RT @LucasESchaefer: The Randal Ford “Animal Kingdom” exhibit @AustinPublicLib was a happy and unexpected start to this Saturday. Recommend!
RT @MeansLibrary: On today’s agenda: a day of STEM learning with @townlakelinks at @AustinPublicLib! #yessss #girlsrule #stemgirls https://…
RT @FIRSTinTexas: The event at the @AustinPublicLib is exposing 100+ students from underserved communities to traditional and nontraditiona…
Excellent choice, if we do say so ourselves! twitter.com/JoshuaMBlank/s…
Thank you for sharing your story, Zenobia! twitter.com/LibFoundATX/st…
RT @ALALibrary: Over 100,000 readers nationwide join #eBooksForAll campaign against planned embargo bit.ly/33Afr7n
Want to expand your written and linguistic abilities ahead of National Dictionary Day on October 16? Try one of these books curated by our staff and wow your friends and family with your finely honed verbal and written skills. ow.ly/lzJA50wK4n0 #AustinPublicLibrary
Two authors were awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature on October 10, 2019 . They happen to be the last Literature Laureates of this decade (2010–2019). Here's a list, curated by our staff, of previous winners. ow.ly/FJy250wJEq1 #AustinPublicLibrary #NobelPrize
RT @RachelLeeReed: I’m so happy that @AustinPublicLib has The Tea Dragon Society by @strangelykatie at @staple! https://t.co/k5MOaRqWpb
Rock out with Electric Lady Bird! Listen to the new Rowdy Rock Mix and discover your next favorite band. It will get you moving! 🎧🎶 ow.ly/NSGH50wIc99 #electricladybirdapl #electricladybirdatx #morethanbooks https://t.co/5RvE9lqdGc
APL Library Director addresses large publisher's upcoming policy change on eBooks. #ebooksforall #digitalinclusion library.austintexas.gov/blog-entry/ebo…
It was an honor to host Ms. Kennedy earlier this year at the Central Library. RT @austin360: Diana Kennedy doc gets picked up for distribution, will hit theaters next year atxne.ws/2M86P1X
The Swedish Academy called two authors today to tell them they had won the Nobel Prize in Literature. They happen to be the last Literature Laureates of the decade (2010–2019).
Let’s look back and browse through a decade of authors who received the most prestigious phone call in the literary world 📞 Worth noting: this list includes Bob Dylan 😯 austin.bibliocommons.com/list/share/467…
Please join us Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 3:30 PM as Christy Stallop talks about her #TEMPO2019 artwork Ganador, now in place at the #ManchacaRoadBranch . ow.ly/GNoK50wuJzP #ArtInPublicPlaces #AustinPublicLibrary #MoreThanBooks https://t.co/ya53wHZyCL
Director Roosevelt Weeks & Clara Engle with U.S. Census Bureau - Kickoff of Austin & Williamson County Offices opening event is about to begin! https://t.co/KbCr6pH78Q
T minus 12 days til our #HamptonBranchAtOakHill re-opens! 🎉 communityimpact.com/local-news/aus…
RT @LibFoundATX: Face your fears of the blank page with Badgerdog teaching artist @marissakmacy at "Letting it Out," a FREE writing worksho…
Adulting 101: Get a library card. It's the smartest card in your wallet ➡️ library.austintexas.gov/mylibrarycard twitter.com/bobbycblanchar…
RT @TX4Libraries: Hear @AustinPublicLib director @Rxweeks talk about the great new transformations taking place at Austin Public Library! #…
Happening today Wednesday, October 9, at the #AustinCentralLibrary. twitter.com/ATX_OPO/status…
RT @UT_Hemispheres: Free local event: Join Austin Sister Cities International for their 4th annual Passport to the World event at @AustinPu…
RT @NoahLenstra: "Students, parents, and teachers from Summitt Elementary met at the Milwood Branch, @AustinPublicLib for a group warm-up a…
RT @WendiAarons: @polly_905 @AustinPublicLib Migas is scrambled eggs, tortilla chips, peppers, onions and cheese. https://t.co/BwETwblxS9
RT @TXLA: When Austin City Manager Spencer Cronk was a child, one of his most prized possessions was his library card. Hear why he believes libraries transform Texas. bit.ly/2OvMeGs #librariestransformtexas @austintexasgov https://t.co/d8b9bLWn1O
Recycled Reads is celebrating 10 years in the #ATX community! Join us on Thursday evening beginning at 5 PM at #RecycledReads, 5335 Burnet Rd. library.austintexas.gov/event/recycled…
A great pleasure to have Ann Patchett at the Central Library tonight discussing her novel The Dutch House! @BookPeople @LibFoundATX https://t.co/P65yXVTJ7g
Collect your goals and dreams on paper using words and images to create a vision board at the #CarverBranch on Saturday, October 12, 3pm. We'll provide handouts and materials such as poster board, magazines, scissors, and glue ✂️ 🎨 ow.ly/kv3u50vPp86
Ann Patchett will be at the Central Library tonight to discuss her latest novel, The Dutch House. Join us at 7 PM in the Special Event Center. Free tickets available: library.austintexas.gov/event/meet-aut…
Digital Inclusion Week starts today. Take a look at #DIW2019 events happening throughout Austin this week, including many at an @AustinPublicLib library location near you! #EmpowerAustin data.austintexas.gov/stories/s/Digi… https://t.co/lVf6eD3rQ9
We got some interesting bookmarks at the #HowsonBranch this week. Don't worry; it is a plastic cockroach 📖🔖😲 #KeepAustinReading https://t.co/DetRhhTBeN
Now that the fall semester is in full swing, don't forget: your library card gives you access to a live online tutor via Brainfuseevery day from 2 PM - 11 PM 📔📝 ow.ly/3Gx550wD6fC #MoreThanBooks https://t.co/DwrxlkqBPF
An incredible evening of art, culture & style at #FridaFridayATX Style Muse edition! Thanks to all of the incredible models & merchants that made this event happen. #hispanicheritagemonth https://t.co/qhfbpEJ4zx
'Tis the season for vampires and witches! Matthew is a 1500 year-old vampire in Deborah Harkness’s All Souls Trilogy. Check out his bookshelf: austin.bibliocommons.com/list/share/342…
RT @TMCNEWS: Found at the @AustinPublicLib Maybe those designing the new downtown Elyria Public Library could visit for ideas. #library…
RT @triproftri: Gorgeous views inside and from roof garden of new @AustinPublicLib Central Branch #DF19UT https://t.co/1QIN9YrMul
RT @cait_rose: Met Christy Stallop’s ‘Ganador’ at @AustinPublicLib Manchaca branch! Also came home with this amazing graphic adaptation…
If you love tattoo art or need inspiration for that new piece, we have the books for you. Celebrate Inktober with these titles curated for you by our staff! ow.ly/mwZz50wuCeC #KeepAustinReading #AustinPublicLibrary #Tattoo
While #BannedBooksWeek may come to a close soon, libraries will never stop celebrating the First Amendment and power of reading. Have a great weekend! https://t.co/Q4yIuKBHqN
RT @ChulaLeague: Some #FridayFun at a #CherrywoodArtFair performance with @AustinPublicLib, equipped with puppets! https://t.co/OK24nvHgcV
RT @ParkwayCCD: Here's one of our new #librarians Scout with the Children's Book Week poster of her birth year! (Also, shout-out to @Austi…
Interested in opening your home and providing socialization and love to a shelter animal? Fostering might be for you. Visit with the @austinanimals Center at #NorthVillageBranch Sunday, Sept 29, 3pm 🐶🐱 ow.ly/NPLm50wdTBB
ASL Expressions streaming live now at Go.texasdeafed.org/aslexpressions. Thx Megg Rose for the awesome “Broken & Beautiful” performance! https://t.co/3mEwslcQRa
Thank you Mayor Adler for supporting #Hispanic HeritageMonth & artists like John Michael Colunga who is up next at Tribute to La Musica Chicana! https://t.co/9KMvzhCUyQ
 
 
 
 
 
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