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Boards & Commissions

  1. Visual Arts Jury

    May 16, 2022, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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    T&P Depot

    *Board Meetings are Subject to Change

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  2. Blue Ribbon Committee

    May 16, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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    2nd Floor, Auditorium

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  3. Parks & Recreation Board

    May 17, 2022, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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    Meeting Room

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  4. Abilene Landmarks Commission

    May 24, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    Meeting Room

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City Council Meetings

  1. Special Called City Council - Election Canvass

    May 17, 2022, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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    Meeting Room

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  2. City Council Meeting

    May 26, 2022, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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    Meeting Room

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City Holidays

  1. Memorial Day

    May 30, 2022, All Day

    Most City Offices will be closed in observance

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Convention Center

  1. Texas Gun & Knife Association - Show

    May 21, 2022, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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    Exhibit Hall

    "The Texas Gun and Knife Shows were started by Don Hill January 1978 and has become the number one source for promoting services for Dealers. Our goal is to help vendors display their guns, knives and ammo in a safe environment to share with the public."

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  2. Lions Club of Texas - State Convention

    May 26, 2022 - May 28, 2022
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    Entire Building

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Library

  1. Teen Dungeons & Dragons Club

    May 16, 2022, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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    Activity Room

    Are you looking for a place to host a Dungeons & Dragon game? Looking for other teens to play with? Come over to the Mockingbird Branch Library where, every Monday evening, our activity room will be booked for any teen to come out and play. The library will provide the three main manuals, dice, and character sheets...so if you’re a Dungeon Master, or an adventurer, feel free to join us!

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  2. Mockingbird Murder Mystery (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 16, 2022, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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    Activity Room

    Attend a murder mystery event designed for teens and adults who think they can discover whodunit.

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  3. Fandom Club

    May 17, 2022, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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    1st Floor, Teen Zone

    Teens are invited to join your library for some Fandom Club fun in our Teen Zone on Tuesday afternoons. This is a time where we come together to celebrate all fandoms. TV shows, comics, movies, anime, the possibilities are endless. Meetup with other fandom enthusiasts where we’ll meet with each other and socialize and even create some fandom art while playing games too. Come check out our weekly club for yourself.

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  4. CSI: Abilene (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 17, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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    Activity Room

    Join the library as we learn the reality behind working in forensics, led by the Abilene Police Department.

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  5. B.Y.O.Book Club

    May 17, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @

    Monks Coffee Shop

    Adults are invited to be a part of an alternative book club that meets at different venues in the city.

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  6. Coloring Club

    May 18, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Meeting Room

    If you’re in need of a little stress relief and relaxation, we invite you to be a part of the Coloring Club at your South Branch Library. Coloring is a great activity for all ages and there are many benefits that can come from taking some time to express yourself through art. We’ll supply the coloring sheets and tools so you can come out, color, socialize, and have a little fun at your library.

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  7. Common Threads: Knitting & Crochet Club (Main Library)

    May 18, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Basement, Makerspace

    A bi-monthly social knitting group where you can bring in your projects and discuss them and techniques with other guests.

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  8. Youth Chess Club (South Branch)

    May 18, 2022, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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    Children's Area

    A monthly chess club meetup for youth ages 8-18 where you can learn chess techniques, strategies, and play against your peers.

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  9. Take & Make Crafts

    May 19, 2022, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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    Children's Area

    If you’re looking for some crafting fun, stop by your South Branch Library where we’ll be offering Take & Make kits featuring different craft activities each week while supplies last. Stop by from 10:00AM to 6:00PM and you can pick up your kit that has all of the materials and instructions you’ll need to then take home and make a fun craft to enjoy. Don’t miss out on this come and go activity at your library.

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  10. Computer Basics (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 19, 2022, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
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    Activity Room

    Register to attend a free, hands-on learning session for those who need basic knowledge on using computers.

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  11. STEAM Stories: Creativity (Main Library)

    May 19, 2022, 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
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    1st Floor, Story Room

    Bi-monthly storytime series featuring a story for school-aged youth to enjoy as well as a project or craft that is STEAM related.

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  12. Cover-to-Cover Book Club (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 19, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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    Activity Room

    Be a part of the library's premier book club meeting on the third Thursdays of each month.

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  13. Family Fun: Pizza (South Branch)

    May 19, 2022, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
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    Children's Area

    Monthly enhanced storytime event for kids of all ages, and the entire family, with stories, songs, crafts, and more.

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  14. Understanding Social Security (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 21, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Activity Room

    Adults are invited to attend a free workshop on learning the ends and outs on receiving socials security from a local financial professional in the community.

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  15. ABCD's of Medicare (South Branch)

    May 21, 2022, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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    Meeting Room

    Attend a free workshop, designed for seniors, who need to learn the ins & outs on Medicare in a program led by Medicare specialists.

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  16. Movie & Escape Room: "Clue" (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 21, 2022, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    Activity Room

    Attend a free activity at your library, designed for ages 10 and older, offering a great mystery movie and a themed escape room to complete.

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  17. South STEAM: Window Greenhouses (South Branch)

    May 21, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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    Children's Area

    A monthly event for youth who get engaged in projects and crafts that are related to STEAM and designed to promote critical thinking and reasoning skills.

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  18. Pokemon Meetup

    May 22, 2022, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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    South Branch Library

    Join us for an afternoon of gaming fun! Designed for both new and experienced players, gamers from their tweens to adults are welcome to be a part of this weekly meetup where we gather to play the Pokemon Card Game. Pokemon has something for everyone, so come out, bring your cards, and be ready to battle it out at your library. Instruction will also be available for those interested in learning how to play, and once you do, you’ll be challenging everyone else in no time.

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  19. Sunday Fun Day: Coffee Filter Butterflies

    May 22, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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    Mall of Abilene, Women's Dillard's Courtyard

    Join South Branch Library staff in the mall's courtyard for some family fun crafting fun in this come & go series.

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  20. Teen Dungeons & Dragons Club

    May 23, 2022, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Activity Room

    Are you looking for a place to host a Dungeons & Dragon game? Looking for other teens to play with? Come over to the Mockingbird Branch Library where, every Monday evening, our activity room will be booked for any teen to come out and play. The library will provide the three main manuals, dice, and character sheets...so if you’re a Dungeon Master, or an adventurer, feel free to join us!

    More Details
  21. Fandom Club

    May 24, 2022, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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    1st Floor, Teen Zone

    Teens are invited to join your library for some Fandom Club fun in our Teen Zone on Tuesday afternoons. This is a time where we come together to celebrate all fandoms. TV shows, comics, movies, anime, the possibilities are endless. Meetup with other fandom enthusiasts where we’ll meet with each other and socialize and even create some fandom art while playing games too. Come check out our weekly club for yourself.

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  22. Coloring Club

    May 25, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Meeting Room

    If you’re in need of a little stress relief and relaxation, we invite you to be a part of the Coloring Club at your South Branch Library. Coloring is a great activity for all ages and there are many benefits that can come from taking some time to express yourself through art. We’ll supply the coloring sheets and tools so you can come out, color, socialize, and have a little fun at your library.

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  23. STEAM Time

    May 25, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    Activity Room

    Bi-monthly activity series for local youth to engage in a series of activities all related to STEAM.

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  24. Take & Make Crafts

    May 26, 2022, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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    Children's Area

    If you’re looking for some crafting fun, stop by your South Branch Library where we’ll be offering Take & Make kits featuring different craft activities each week while supplies last. Stop by from 10:00AM to 6:00PM and you can pick up your kit that has all of the materials and instructions you’ll need to then take home and make a fun craft to enjoy. Don’t miss out on this come and go activity at your library.

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  25. Beginner Line Dance Lessons (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 26, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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    Activity Room

    Bi-monthly dance instruction series for adults that's led by a retired dance instructor.

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  26. Budgeting & Savings (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 26, 2022, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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    Activity Room

    Attend a free workshop, led by Eric Mallett, president of Dream Bigger Financial Services and Insurance, who will lead a workshop on budgeting.

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  27. Super Storytime: Firefighters (South Branch)

    May 27, 2022, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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    Meeting Room

    Monthly enhanced storytime program for youth featuring stories, songs, crafts, and fun with a new theme each time.

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  28. Estate Planning 101 (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 28, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Activity Room

    Attend a free workshop in this financial series led by Eric Mallett, president of Dream Bigger Financial Services & Insurance.

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  29. Pokemon Meetup

    May 29, 2022, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    @
    South Branch Library

    Join us for an afternoon of gaming fun! Designed for both new and experienced players, gamers from their tweens to adults are welcome to be a part of this weekly meetup where we gather to play the Pokemon Card Game. Pokemon has something for everyone, so come out, bring your cards, and be ready to battle it out at your library. Instruction will also be available for those interested in learning how to play, and once you do, you’ll be challenging everyone else in no time.

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  30. ABCD's of Medicare (Mockingbird Branch)

    May 31, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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    Activity Room

    Attend a free workshop, led by Medicare specialists, to help seniors better understand that ins & outs of the program.

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  31. Fandom Club

    May 31, 2022, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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    1st Floor, Teen Zone

    Teens are invited to join your library for some Fandom Club fun in our Teen Zone on Tuesday afternoons. This is a time where we come together to celebrate all fandoms. TV shows, comics, movies, anime, the possibilities are endless. Meetup with other fandom enthusiasts where we’ll meet with each other and socialize and even create some fandom art while playing games too. Come check out our weekly club for yourself.

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Parks & Recreation

  1. Lifeguard Shallow Water Certification Class

    May 20, 2022 - May 22, 2022
    @
    Adventure Cove

    This class provides entry-level participants the knowledge & skills to prevent, recognize & respond to aquatic emergencies in shallow water up to 5 feet.

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  2. Girls Night

    May 21, 2022, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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    Rose Recreation Center

    It's time for a girls night, IN! Party in your pj's with us at Rose Park Recreation Center. Bring your friends, moms, grandmas, aunts, or female role models to this fun all-girls event.

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  3. Adventure Cove Opening Day

    May 28, 2022, 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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    Adventure Cove

    The City of Abilene Parks & Recreation Department announces the opening of Adventure Cove for the 2022 Summer season will be on Saturday, May 28th at 11:00 am.

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