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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 18, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday February 15, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday March 14 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday April 18, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

For More Information:

Contact Jane Dance at 512.218.7012

Homeschool Tweens with “Kids Can CAD” (ages 9-13)

Homeschool tweens (ages 9-13) are welcome to join Kids Can CAD for a presentation, hands on projects, and technology time. Students will use laptops to create using Tinkercad. Whatever students design in Tinkercad can be sent as a file to a 3D printer. 

This event is geared toward tweens (ages 9-13) and siblings. We’ll gather from 12:30 – 2:00 pm in Meeting Room B. For specifics, please contact the Stars Of Texas Homeschoolers

Diverse Young Authors Picture Book Writing Workshop (preregistration) (ages 8-12)

Have you ever seen someone who looks like you or your child in a book? If not, this is a chance for your child to include themselves and share their story in a book. Shyno Chacko, of Represent Us All will be facilitating this session. Her organization is dedicated to increasing representation in children’s literature. During this spring break workshop at Round Rock Public Library, we will help your child write and illustrate their story. These stories will be turned into a book which will become part of the Round Rock Library Young Local Authors collection.

All registered children are required to attend all five days of the workshop.  Classes will be held from 4 – 5 pm on Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019 in the Round Rock Public Library Literacy Room on the second floor. 

Workshop Schedule:

Monday, March 16, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Story inspirations/Story outlines/Story maps
Tuesday, March 17, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Character inspirations/ Character development
Wednesday, March 18, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Illustrations/author bios & pics/dedications
Thursday, March 19, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Peer reviews/story and illustration adjustments
Friday, March 20, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Finalize stories and illustrations

Please Note:

All registered children are required to commit to the entire week program, Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019. During registration, we will ask for the story idea and characters your child will be developing. This program is for children ages 8-12 only. Only attending participants must preregister. Online registration is required and starts Monday, March 2, 2020 at 9 am.  If you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation via Eventbrite or call 512-218-3275. 

For more information:

Contact Amy German, (512) 218-7034

 

Diverse Young Authors Picture Book Writing Workshop (preregistration) (ages 8-12)

Have you ever seen someone who looks like you or your child in a book? If not, this is a chance for your child to include themselves and share their story in a book. Shyno Chacko, of Represent Us All will be facilitating this session. Her organization is dedicated to increasing representation in children’s literature. During this spring break workshop at Round Rock Public Library, we will help your child write and illustrate their story. These stories will be turned into a book which will become part of the Round Rock Library Young Local Authors collection.

All registered children are required to attend all five days of the workshop.  Classes will be held from 4 – 5 pm on Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019 in the Round Rock Public Library Literacy Room on the second floor. 

Workshop Schedule:

Monday, March 16, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Story inspirations/Story outlines/Story maps
Tuesday, March 17, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Character inspirations/ Character development
Wednesday, March 18, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Illustrations/author bios & pics/dedications
Thursday, March 19, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Peer reviews/story and illustration adjustments
Friday, March 20, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Finalize stories and illustrations

Please Note:

All registered children are required to commit to the entire week program, Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019. During registration, we will ask for the story idea and characters your child will be developing. This program is for children ages 8-12 only. Only attending participants must preregister. Online registration is required and starts Monday, March 2, 2020 at 9 am.  If you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation via Eventbrite or call 512-218-3275. 

For more information:

Contact Amy German, (512) 218-7034

 

Cody Fisher magic show

Image shows magician Cody Fisher as seen through his outstretched handsPerennial crowd-pleaser and magician Cody Fisher brings his newest show to Round Rock Public Library for a special Spring Break performance.

This free, 45-minute show features comedy, magic, and some variety-show-style fun for the entire family. 

Join us Thursday, March 19 at 3:30 p.m.

All are welcome, but seating is limited to the fire code capacity of Room C.

We anticipate that this show will fill to capacity. If you are bringing a group of six or more children, you must contact us in advance to see if we will be able to accommodate your group.

For more information, please contact the Youth Services Department at 512-218-3275.

Diverse Young Authors Picture Book Writing Workshop (preregistration) (ages 8-12)

Have you ever seen someone who looks like you or your child in a book? If not, this is a chance for your child to include themselves and share their story in a book. Shyno Chacko, of Represent Us All will be facilitating this session. Her organization is dedicated to increasing representation in children’s literature. During this spring break workshop at Round Rock Public Library, we will help your child write and illustrate their story. These stories will be turned into a book which will become part of the Round Rock Library Young Local Authors collection.

All registered children are required to attend all five days of the workshop.  Classes will be held from 4 – 5 pm on Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019 in the Round Rock Public Library Literacy Room on the second floor. 

Workshop Schedule:

Monday, March 16, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Story inspirations/Story outlines/Story maps
Tuesday, March 17, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Character inspirations/ Character development
Wednesday, March 18, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Illustrations/author bios & pics/dedications
Thursday, March 19, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Peer reviews/story and illustration adjustments
Friday, March 20, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Finalize stories and illustrations

Please Note:

All registered children are required to commit to the entire week program, Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019. During registration, we will ask for the story idea and characters your child will be developing. This program is for children ages 8-12 only. Only attending participants must preregister. Online registration is required and starts Monday, March 2, 2020 at 9 am.  If you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation via Eventbrite or call 512-218-3275. 

For more information:

Contact Amy German, (512) 218-7034

 

Diverse Young Authors Picture Book Writing Workshop (preregistration) (ages 8-12)

Have you ever seen someone who looks like you or your child in a book? If not, this is a chance for your child to include themselves and share their story in a book. Shyno Chacko, of Represent Us All will be facilitating this session. Her organization is dedicated to increasing representation in children’s literature. During this spring break workshop at Round Rock Public Library, we will help your child write and illustrate their story. These stories will be turned into a book which will become part of the Round Rock Library Young Local Authors collection.

All registered children are required to attend all five days of the workshop.  Classes will be held from 4 – 5 pm on Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019 in the Round Rock Public Library Literacy Room on the second floor. 

Workshop Schedule:

Monday, March 16, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Story inspirations/Story outlines/Story maps
Tuesday, March 17, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Character inspirations/ Character development
Wednesday, March 18, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Illustrations/author bios & pics/dedications
Thursday, March 19, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Peer reviews/story and illustration adjustments
Friday, March 20, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Finalize stories and illustrations

Please Note:

All registered children are required to commit to the entire week program, Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019. During registration, we will ask for the story idea and characters your child will be developing. This program is for children ages 8-12 only. Only attending participants must preregister. Online registration is required and starts Monday, March 2, 2020 at 9 am.  If you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation via Eventbrite or call 512-218-3275. 

For more information:

Contact Amy German, (512) 218-7034

 

Diverse Young Authors Picture Book Writing Workshop (preregistration) (ages 8-12)

Have you ever seen someone who looks like you or your child in a book? If not, this is a chance for your child to include themselves and share their story in a book. Shyno Chacko, of Represent Us All will be facilitating this session. Her organization is dedicated to increasing representation in children’s literature. During this spring break workshop at Round Rock Public Library, we will help your child write and illustrate their story. These stories will be turned into a book which will become part of the Round Rock Library Young Local Authors collection.

All registered children are required to attend all five days of the workshop.  Classes will be held from 4 – 5 pm on Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019 in the Round Rock Public Library Literacy Room on the second floor. 

Workshop Schedule:

Monday, March 16, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Story inspirations/Story outlines/Story maps
Tuesday, March 17, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Character inspirations/ Character development
Wednesday, March 18, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Illustrations/author bios & pics/dedications
Thursday, March 19, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Peer reviews/story and illustration adjustments
Friday, March 20, 2020; 4 – 5 pm: Finalize stories and illustrations

Please Note:

All registered children are required to commit to the entire week program, Monday, March 16, 2020 – Friday, March 20, 2019. During registration, we will ask for the story idea and characters your child will be developing. This program is for children ages 8-12 only. Only attending participants must preregister. Online registration is required and starts Monday, March 2, 2020 at 9 am.  If you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation via Eventbrite or call 512-218-3275. 

For more information:

Contact Amy German, (512) 218-7034

 

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 18, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday February 15, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday March 14 10:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Saturday April 18, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

For More Information:

Contact Jane Dance at 512.218.7012