El Dia de los Ninos/ El Dia de los Libros
Come celebrate Dia de los Ninos with New Mexico author, Cristina Ortega, on Saturday, April 26 at 1:00 in the Roadrunner Room. Author of The Key to Grandpa's House, will sign books at the end of the program, and each child will receive a free book while supplies last.
Celebrate National Library Week @ Branigan Library
Help Thomas Branigan Memorial Library celebrate National Library Week April 13 to 19. Stop by the Reference Desk to pick up a "Lives Change @ Your Library" bubble to write how libraries have changed your life. Bubbles will be placed on the National Library Week display for everyone to enjoy.
While at the Library, don't forget about the various programs we offer. Programs range from Mother Goose Time for babies to 13 months, to Teen Game Night, to Resume Writing and Internet for Beginners for adults. Check out the Library Calendar for more information on any of the programs offered at Branigan Library, or contact the Reference Department at (575) 528-4005.
Library Closures in April
Thomas Branigan Memorial Library will be closed on Sunday, April 20 in celebration of Easter Sunday. The library will re-open at 9:00 on Monday, April 21.
In order to accommodate events for the Country Music Festival located at the Downtown Mall, Thomas Branigan Memorial Library will be closing early at 5:00 pm on Friday, April 25 and Saturday, April 26.
Teen Matrix Painting
Youth in grades 6 to 12 are invited to express themselves by painting or drawing a smaller part of a much larger work of art. All supplies will be provided on Saturday, April 19th at 2:00. For more information, contact the Young Adult Department at (575) 528-4102.
Branigan Adult Reading Challenge Continues
It's not too late to participate in the Branigan Adult Reading Challenge, aka BARC. The BARC program will run until April 30, 2014. An award party will be held on May 7 at 1:00 for all participants and prizes will be handed out. For more information on BARC, contact Lori Batchelor, Reference Librarian, at 528-4012.
Library Closed:Sunday, April 20 all day for Easter
Friday, April 25 at 5:00 pm
Saturday, April 26 at 5:00 pm
Winter HoursMon-Thurs 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
September - May
Fri - Sat 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sundays 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm