Round Rock Public Library

Free EXTREME LEGO Fun Day (ages 4+)

Attention LEGO fans! The Round Rock Public Library, Learning Fun 101 and 4REELZ School of Film are hosting a special free Spring Break LEGO event at the library.  Join us Monday, March 18, 2019 from 10 am – noon and 1 pm – 3 pm in Meeting Room C. Children & parents are encouraged to come for a fun filled day of LEGO building and discovery!

  • LEGO simple machines
  • LEGO Battle Tops or Bots Arena!
  • LEGO Pinball Machine
  • LEGO Maker Space
  • LEGO Movie Making sponsored by 4 Reelz School of Film.
  • LEGO NXT spin art machine
  • Meet and take a picture with a Tech Hero cosplayers!
  • NEW Mini Make and take Maker space sponsored by ESTEAM Academy!

For more information, please contact the Children’s Reference Desk at 512.218.3275.

Free EXTREME LEGO Fun Day (ages 4+)

Attention LEGO fans! The Round Rock Public Library, Learning Fun 101 and 4REELZ School of Film are hosting a special free Spring Break LEGO event at the library.  Join us Monday, March 18, 2019 from 10 am – noon and 1 pm – 3 pm in Meeting Room C. Children & parents are encouraged to come for a fun filled day of LEGO building and discovery!

  • LEGO simple machines
  • LEGO Battle Tops or Bots Arena!
  • LEGO Pinball Machine
  • LEGO Maker Space
  • LEGO Movie Making sponsored by 4 Reelz School of Film.
  • LEGO NXT spin art machine
  • Meet and take a picture with a Tech Hero cosplayers!
  • NEW Mini Make and take Maker space sponsored by ESTEAM Academy!

For more information, please contact the Children’s Reference Desk at 512.218.3275.

Chess Club at the Library (ages 10-18)

King, Pawn, Rook, Castling, Checkmate, Stalemate! Do you know what these words mean? Do you like to play chess?  Looking to learn how to play?  If you answered yes, then this club is for you!

Tweens and teens, join us for come-and-go playing opportunities in meeting room B:

  • Saturday January 19, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday February 16, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday March 16 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday April 20, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

For More Information:

Contact Jane Dance at 512.218.7012

Tween Book Club (ages 9-12): SLACKER by Gordon Korman

The Round Rock Public Library will host a Tween Book Club meeting Thursday, March 14, 2019.  Tweens (ages 9-12) are invited to the Library to discuss the book SLACKER by Gordon Korman.  Join us in Meeting Room A at 4:30 pm. Snacks and book themed games/crafts will be provided.

For more information or to request a copy of this month’s book:

Please contact Amy German, 512.218.7034.

Please Note:

The Round Rock Public Library Tween Book Club meets the second Thursday of every month. While book club selections are chosen specifically for tweens ages 9-12, parents may still wish to review the content for appropriateness for his/her child.

Adulting 101 for Teens – Meet local entrepreneurs (teens, ages 12-18)

Welcome to Adulting 101 for Teens, a series of programs to help teens develop life skills to transition to adulthood. We will have presenters on topics in the Winter/Spring series from January-April.

In March teens will meet a panel of 4 local Entrepreneurs, hear their story of how they started, successes, rewards and challenges.  They’ll have a chance to ask questions, and we hope will be inspired and learn about owning a small business. 

Our panel will be:

  • Terry Myers – former owner of Kaleidoscope Toys, and now realtor.
  • Zelinda Yanez – Founder of The Yoga Room.
  • Mike Palmer – Chairman and Co-Founder of Pruvan, who deliver process management solutions to companies.
  • Jessica Scanlon – Hot Dog Marketing, Founder/Managing Director.

See you in meeting room A!

For more information please contact Jane Dance, 512.218.7012. 

 

 

 

Rockin’ Kids Club: storyteller Elizabeth Kahura (ages 5+)

Join us at Round Rock Public Library for an African Safari with storyteller Elizabeth Kaura on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 4:30 pm. Born in Kenya, Ms. Kahura shares her knowledge of Africa and its many wonders.

Monday afternoons the Library hosts a rotating set of activities. Join the fun at 4:30 pm.

Regular activities:

  • 1st Monday: LEGO® free-build
  • 2nd Monday: Art Club
  • 3rd Monday: Science Club
  • 4th Monday: Game On!

Guidelines:

  1. Please arrive on time.
  2. Younger children may require parental assistance.
  3. You do not need to pre-register to attend these programs unless you are bringing six or more children.

For more information or to pre-register a group:

Contact the Children’s Desk at 512.218.3275

Sensory Storytime (preregistration)

The Round Rock Public Library presents Sensory Storytime on the last Sunday of each month.

Sensory Storytime will be held from 3 to 3:30 pm in Meeting Room B.  This program is ideal for children with sensory integration challenges, difficulty sitting still, difficulty in large groups, or children who have autism spectrum disorders.  Sensory Storytime is open to all children with an accompanying parent/guardian. Attendance is limited to 12 families and pre-registration is required.

For more information:

Please contact Amy German, 512.218.7034

Teen Book Club (ages 12-18): Seraphina

The Round Rock Public Library Teen Book Club meets the third Tuesday of every month. Join us in The Teen Room at 6:30 PM, February 19.

2019 Teen Book Club Selections (selected by teens at the November 2018 book club)

Please Note:While book club selections are chosen specifically for teens ages 12-18, parents may still wish to review the content for appropriateness for their child/teen.

For More Information:

Contact Jane Dance at 512.218.7012

Chess Club at the Library (ages 10-18)

King, Pawn, Rook, Castling, Checkmate, Stalemate! Do you know what these words mean? Do you like to play chess?  Looking to learn how to play?  If you answered yes, then this club is for you!

Tweens and teens, join us for come-and-go playing opportunities in meeting room B:

  • Saturday January 19, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday February 16, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday March 16 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday April 20, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

For More Information:

Contact Jane Dance at 512.218.7012