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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 • Posted July 17, 2014
The legend and lore, the facts and myths surrounding Enchanted Rock and the Indians who made their home around the area may not appeal to children as much as being able to spend a day scrambling around on the huge rock and exploring the caves and crevices, but there will be a program at the Llano Library that will bring all of that history to life for them.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 • Posted June 11, 2014
This month, the Llano Library will host the second quarterly Wellness Workshop that centers the focus on Mind, Body, Heart and Spirit with a panel of inspiring speakers. This month, we will celebrate Summer and Growth with healthy living topics such as stress management, connection to nature for wellness, and more. The program will be on Saturday, June 21 from 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 • Posted June 6, 2014
Summertime equals fun-time at the Llano Library – and there is something for everyone! The children will be totally amazed and awed with the super science-themed Summer Reading Program that starts THIS week. There will be Afternoon Matinee Movies and Game Days for a great way to get inside and out of the heat.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 • Posted May 9, 2014
our public libraries are always seeking to bring the most interesting and informational programs to the people in the communities that they serve – and this month is no exception. Both the Llano and Lakeshore Libraries have programs scheduled covering very unique topics presented by professionals on the subjects. The bottom of Lake Buchanan holds several links to the past – many of which are being revealed as the lake is reaching all-time low levels after it was filled 77 years ago.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 • Posted May 7, 2014
Most likely you can sing right along with …. “The stars at night are big and bright, deep in the heart of Texas”. And those stars are still big and bright, and that is because there is still so much wide, open space in Texas and so much of the time we take it for granted. I, personally, have seen the wonder in the eyes of someone that has come here from a large city in another country where they could not see the stars in the night sky for all of the bright city lights.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Updated April 4, 2014 12:41 PM
It’s hard to believe the first quarter of the year has passed us by and we’re well into Spring and headed fast toward Summer! If you’re looking for some gardening instruction – and inspiration – you have to look no further than your libraries. Our shelves are filled with great books that will give you some great ideas for making your garden and yard the best it can possibly be – even through the Texas heat.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted April 4, 2014
The Kingsland Library’s 2nd Annual Armadillo Tea that will be held on Saturday, March 29 at 2:00 p.m. The speaker for the event will be Ms. Donna Ingham, the “Biggest Liar in Texas” – or so she has been dubbed three different years and seven times as the biggest liar for Austin!
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 28, 2014
Have you ever thought about just how much money you save by using the public library? That James Patterson or Nora Roberts best seller that you pick up at the book store or even order online at Amazon will cost you $17 to $20 – and you will read it once!
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 21, 2014
Now, while most people may be insulted to be called the “Biggest Liar in Texas”, Donna Ingham considers it to be quite an honor – and three years she walked away with that title! She can take a true story, give it a little twist or two, and have everyone in the audience roaring with laughter. Want to be a part of Ms.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 • Posted March 5, 2014
Want to learn how to make natural, green products for your home that cost just pennies to make? Well, Jannie Vaught can share all of her know-how on the subject with you in “Homemade for the Home” at the first Back-To-Basics Workshop on Thursday, March 6 at 5:30 p.m. She will cover laundry soap, soap nuts, dish soap, toothpaste, deodorant, flavored oils, herbals, homemade baking mixes, and much more.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 • Posted February 28, 2014 • Photos
The Llano Library was turned into a magical place this last Saturday, where little girls’ dreams of fancy tea parties and striking a pose in a fashion show really could come true. Yes, the very first ever Fancy Nancy Soiree at the library was the stuff little girls dream of!
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014
In Jane O’Connor’s Fancy Nancy books for young girls, Nancy is fancy in every way -- from the top of her tiara down to her sparkly studded shoes. Perhaps you, too, know a little girl who likes to dress up and play fancy and would absolutely love a chance to go to a special party. Everyone is cordially invited to Fancy Nancy’s first ever Soiree (that’s fancy for party) at the Llano Library on Saturday, February 22 from 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 • Posted January 24, 2014
See and meet renown singer and author Mike Blakely at the first meeting of 2014 for the Friends of the Kingsland Library will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday January 28th at the Kingsland Library.  Mike Blakely has released 11 CDs, performed all over the U.S., and made 16 tours to Europe.  Also an author, Mike has published 18 books released by major New York City publishers.  His last two books were co-writes: one with Willie Nelson (A Tale Out of Luck), and the most recent with Kenny Rogers ...
Posted January 24, 2014
Are you looking for something to do with the cute photos you took during the Christmas holidays? Or maybe you have photos from your kids’ school activities that you’ve been wanting to create something with but haven’t been able to get started. Now is your opportunity for a little inspiration through a program offered at the Llano Library – “Scrapbooking: A Free Hands-On Program” on Monday, January 27 at 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 • Posted October 10, 2013
The Book Festival events at the Llano, Kingsland and Lakeshore Libraries are filling the month of October and continue to offer something for everyone. The Llano Library will have the last Book Stew event with Candace Henderson of Springs of Cold Creek Bed & Breakfast on Thursday, October 10 at 5:30 p.m.