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Eclipse 2017

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library will not be hosting any events for the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21st. The Library does not have glasses for the public. Here are some useful links:

Happy Viewing!

Upcoming Specialized Programs

Wednesday, August 2 at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room
Dona Ana County Genealogical Society meeting

*Please note date change for this month.

August 6 to August 13, 2017
Library will be closed for our Annual Cleaning and Staff Development. The library will open at 9:00 on Monday, August 14, 2017.

Tuesday, August 15 at 6:30 in the Staff Conference Room
Branigan Book Club:
"Two Across" by Jeff Bartsch

Wednesday, August 16 at 10:00 in Munson Center Library
Munson Book Club:
"News of the World" by Paulette Jiles

Wednesday, August 16 at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room
Design and Create Workshop: Terrariums -
Terrariums are easy-to-make, low-maintenance gardens, and can last almost indefinitely with minimal water. We will learn some tips and tricks about terrariums. Create your own tabletop garden in 30 minutes or less. Bring a glass bowl, ceramic cup or any container 3-5 inches tall to make your terrarium. To register, or for more information, contact the Reference Department at library.reference@las-cruces.org or (575)528-4005.

Wednesday, August 23 at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room
4th Wednesday Happening: New Mexico Culture
- Interested in viewing and learning about some rare local sculptures and paintings? Would you like to know more about the cultural heritage of Las Cruces? We invite you to come and learn about New Mexico Culture. Presented by Stephanie Abdon of the Las Cruces Museums. For more information about the program or to register for the program, contact the Reference Department at (575) 528-4005 or library.reference@las-cruces.org.

Thursday, August 24 at 12:30 at the Sage Café Library
Sage Reading Club-
Michael McGarrity trilogy- “Hard Country”, “Backlands”, and “The Last Ranch

Ongoing Events

Read to Me - Tuesdays at 10:30 in the Children's Kiva

Teen Game Night - Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4:00 in the Children's Kiva

Toddler Time - Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 in the Children's Kiva

Mother Goose Time - Wednesdays at 11:00 in the Children's Kiva

Rhythm Roundup - Fridays at 10:30 in the Roadrunner Room

Library Lab - Fridays at 3:30 in the Children's Crafts Room

Scrabble - 2nd Sunday of the month at 1:30 in the Roadrunner Room

Design & Create - 2nd Wednesday of every month at 2:00 in the Boardroom

Dona Ana County Genealogical Society meeting - 2nd Wednesday of every month at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room

Branigan Book Club - 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:30 in the Staff Conference Room

Munson Book Club - 3rd Wednesday of every month at 10:00 at Munson Library

4th Sunday Movies - 4th Sunday of every month at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room

4th Wednesday Happenings - 4th Wednesday of every month at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room