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  1. Free Tax Help

    March 10, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  2. ABCD's of Medicare

    March 10, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    If it’s time for you to sign-up for Medicare, and you don’t know where to begin, register and attend a free Medicare Class at your Abilene Public Library. Multiple sessions will be hosted each month and led by specialists Jennifer Walter & Breanna Maichel. Each session will provide seniors with the tools needed to be able to make the right decisions going into Medicare. From understanding the parts of Medicare to prescription drug plans, learning how to enroll to reviewing health plans, you’ll be sure to get all the answers you need.

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  3. Free Tax Help

    March 11, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  4. Tech Time

    March 11, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    As more people acquire smartphones, tablets, and laptops, you may find yourself needing a little help. Join us for Tech Time where the library’s tech gurus will be on hand to assist you with troubleshooting your technology issues. We may not have all the answers, but we’ll do our best to answer all your questions. Each guest will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 25 minutes if people are waiting. For help that might take longer, you may also see about signing up for a 1-on-1 session at a different time so we may accommodate you better. For more information, contact Tremain Jackson at 325-437-4564.

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  5. Free Tax Help

    March 12, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  6. ABCD's of Medicare

    March 12, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Conference Room

    If it’s time for you to sign-up for Medicare, and you don’t know where to begin, register and attend a free Medicare Class at your Abilene Public Library. Multiple sessions will be hosted each month and led by specialists Jennifer Walter & Breanna Maichel. Each session will provide seniors with the tools needed to be able to make the right decisions going into Medicare. From understanding the parts of Medicare to prescription drug plans, learning how to enroll to reviewing health plans, you’ll be sure to get all the answers you need.

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  7. Free Tax Help

    March 13, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  8. Saturday Matinee: "The Life of Pi"

    March 13, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Meeting Room

    Be a part of the South Branch Library’s movie day hosted on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. The afternoon movie is usually geared for teens and adults and this session will feature an action fantasy flick from 2012 titled "The Life of Pi," which was adapted by a bestselling book by Yann Martel. In this film, it centers on a young man who survives a disaster at sea, only to be trapped on a lifeboat with an unexpected survivor...a Bengal tiger. This film is rated PG for emotional thematic content throughout, and some scary action sequences and peril. Feel free to bring in your own snacks and enjoy the show.

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  9. Pokemon Meetup

    March 14, 2021, 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ South Branch Library > Meeting Room

    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. Limited seating will be available to the first 35 participants to meet the regulation of no more than 50% capacity of the room. For more information, contact Alyssa Crow at 325-698-7565.

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  10. Free Tax Help

    March 17, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  11. Take & Make: Kindness Clovers

    March 17, 2021, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Basement, Makerspace

    Take & Make some adorable Kindness Clovers in honor of St. Patrick’s Day! Choose which kindness phrase you like best, or create your own, then color and decorate your clover to make it unique. The best part? You can share the joy by giving your decorated Kindness Clovers out to friends and loved ones. Be sure to inspire others by sharing your acts of kindness on social media with #RAKAbilene!

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  12. Free Tax Help

    March 18, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  13. Tech Time

    March 18, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    As more people acquire smartphones, tablets, and laptops, you may find yourself needing a little help. Join us for Tech Time where the library’s tech gurus will be on hand to assist you with troubleshooting your technology issues. We may not have all the answers, but we’ll do our best to answer all your questions. Each guest will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 25 minutes if people are waiting. For help that might take longer, you may also see about signing up for a 1-on-1 session at a different time so we may accommodate you better. For more information, contact Tremain Jackson at 325-437-4564.

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  14. Cover-to-Cover Book Club (Virtual)

    March 18, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Hosted Online Via Zoom

    Be a part of our digital Cover-to-Cover Book Club and enjoy a discussion group session with other avid readers in the community. March’s book club selection will be “Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I’ve Loved” by Kate Bowler. Check out a physical or digital copy from your library, then come ready to discuss with others at this meeting. Each session will be hosted via Zoom, and space will be limited to 10 people per session. Registration is required and you may do so online at https://bit.ly/371v7Vj.

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  15. Free Tax Help

    March 19, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  16. Free Tax Help

    March 20, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  17. ABCD's of Medicare

    March 20, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ 2nd Floor, Conference Room

    If it’s time for you to sign-up for Medicare, and you don’t know where to begin, register and attend a free Medicare Class at your Abilene Public Library. Multiple sessions will be hosted each month and led by specialists Jennifer Walter & Breanna Maichel. Each session will provide seniors with the tools needed to be able to make the right decisions going into Medicare. From understanding the parts of Medicare to prescription drug plans, learning how to enroll to reviewing health plans, you’ll be sure to get all the answers you need.

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  18. Pokemon Meetup

    March 21, 2021, 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ South Branch Library > Meeting Room

    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. Limited seating will be available to the first 35 participants to meet the regulation of no more than 50% capacity of the room. For more information, contact Alyssa Crow at 325-698-7565.

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  19. Free Tax Help

    March 24, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  20. Free Tax Help

    March 25, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  21. Tech Time

    March 25, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Meeting Room

    As more people acquire smartphones, tablets, and laptops, you may find yourself needing a little help. Join us for Tech Time where the library’s tech gurus will be on hand to assist you with troubleshooting your technology issues. We may not have all the answers, but we’ll do our best to answer all your questions. Each guest will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 25 minutes if people are waiting. For help that might take longer, you may also see about signing up for a 1-on-1 session at a different time so we may accommodate you better. For more information, contact Tremain Jackson at 325-437-4564.

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  22. Free Tax Help

    March 26, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  23. Free Tax Help

    March 27, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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  24. ABCD's of Medicare

    March 27, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Teen Room

    If it’s time for you to sign-up for Medicare, and you don’t know where to begin, register and attend a free Medicare Class at your Abilene Public Library. Multiple sessions will be hosted each month and led by specialists Jennifer Walter & Breanna Maichel. Each session will provide seniors with the tools needed to be able to make the right decisions going into Medicare. From understanding the parts of Medicare to prescription drug plans, learning how to enroll to reviewing health plans, you’ll be sure to get all the answers you need.

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  25. Saturday Matinee: "Ghosts of Mississippi"

    March 27, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Meeting Room

    Be a part of the South Branch Library’s movie day hosted on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. The afternoon movie is usually geared for teens and adults and this session will feature a movie, based on true events, and with an all star cast titled "Ghosts of Mississippi." In this film, it chronicles the aftermath of the assassination of civil rights leader Medgar Evers, and his family’s struggle to bring the killer to justice. This film is rated PG-13 for a strong scene of violence and for racial dialogue. Feel free to bring in your own snacks and enjoy the show.

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  26. Pokemon Meetup

    March 28, 2021, 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ South Branch Library > Meeting Room

    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. Limited seating will be available to the first 35 participants to meet the regulation of no more than 50% capacity of the room. For more information, contact Alyssa Crow at 325-698-7565.

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  27. Free Tax Help

    March 31, 2021, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    e-File your taxes for free with IRS-trained volunteers with the AARP. Four sessions will be hosted each week at your Main Library, running Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Face masks will be required for all who wish to participate and social distancing will be observed. Volunteers will register guests for available slots on a first-come, first-served basis, no registrations allowed. Be sure to bring all your tax materials, W-2’s, driver’s license or Photo ID, Social Security cards of everyone listed on your return, and a blank check (or know your banking information) if receiving a refund. Sessions will be offered through the end of tax season, and for additional information, contact staff at 325-676-6025 or visit our website online at www.abilenetx.gov/758/AARP-Free-Tax-Help.

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