Programs & Events

All are welcome at Library Program & Events - no Library card required. Some programs require free advanced registration. See each program description or flyer for details.

Summer Reading

Libraries Rocked this summer! Check this space in May for information about our 2019 Summer Reading Programs.

Non-Fiction Addiction Book Club

First Thursday of every month at 6:00 PM
The Library is excited to announce the beginning of a new non-fiction book club for adults! Join us for lively discussion and get to know fellow readers. Meets in the Library Community Room.
Upcoming Books
September 6: Churchill & Orwell: The Fight For Freedom by Thomas E. Ricks
October 4: Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
November 1: Season to Taste: How I Lost My Sense Of Smell and Found My Way by Molly Birnbaum

Family Film Friday

First Friday of each month at 4:00 PM (Plus Each Friday in June/July)
Join us each month for a family friendly movie in the Library Community Room. Fresh popcorn provided free of charge. All ages welcome, but children under 8 and under must have a parent or adult guardian with them at all times. Sponsored by the Azle Library Trust.
Upcoming Movies:

September 7: Sherlock Gnomes (PG)

Toddler Tales Storytime

Every Wednesday and Thursday at 10:00 am 
Toddler Tales (PDF) is a participatory program for parents/caregivers and children ages 18-36 months. We will enjoy books, songs, finger plays, felt board stories and crafts. The program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays so that you may choose the best day that fits your schedule. NOTE:  Fall Toddler Tales will resume on September 5.

Preschool Storytime

Every Wednesday and Thursday at 10:45 am 
Preschool Storytime (PDF) is a participatory program for both parent/caregiver and child, with the 3-6 year old child in mind. We will enjoy books, songs, finger plays, felt board stories and crafts reflecting a weekly theme. The program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays so that you may choose the best day that fits your schedule. NOTE:  Fall Preschool Storytime will resume on September 5.

Snap Circuits Club

Second Tuesday of every month from 4:30-5:30pm
Ready for some Electric Excitement? It's a Snap at our Snap Circuits Club. Work in teams to make cool stuff while learning about electronics. There will be new projects every months and lots of fun. We meet the second Tuesday of each month from 4:30-5:30 PM. For ages 8-12. See the Flyer (PDF)for more details.

READ to a Dog

Second Saturday of every month from 2-3:30 pm
Children of all ages will be able to read to a certified therapy dog in order to improve their reading skills. Takes place in the Library Community Room. Come-and-go. NOTE: There will no READ To A Dog in September due to the Sting Fling.

What's Cookin'?

Second Monday of every other month at 4:30 pm
Learn Cooking techniques, discover new recipes, and sample tasty foods at this monthly program held in the Community Room.
Upcoming:
September 10: Whole Grains
November 12: Easy Delicious Desserts
December 10: Annual Cookie Exchange: bring 2 dozen of your favorite cookies/bars and the recipe to swap

Main Street Book Club

Third Tuesday of every month at 6:00 pm
Adults of all ages are welcome to attend and discuss the book selection for the month. Takes place in the Library Community Room.
Upcoming Books: 
August 21: Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende (A Fiesta will be held this evening to celebrate the 7th anniversary of MSBC!)
September 18: Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
October 16: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Brick it Up! LEGO Club

Third Wednesday of every month from 4-5:00 pm
For ages 5-12. LEGOs are provided by the library - the children supply the creativity! Takes place in the Library Community Room. 

Senior Cinema

Last Monday of every month at 2:00 pm
Adults of all ages are invited to watch a blockbuster hit in the Library Community Room. Fresh Popcorn provided free of charge. Sponsored by the Azle Library Trust.
Upcoming Movies: 
August 27: I Can Only Imagine (PG)
September 24: The Book of Henry (PG-13)

THHSC Program Sign-Up Assistance

 Fourth Thursday of every month from 1:00 to 4:00 pm in the Library foyer
A Benefit consultant will be available to help families sign up for SNAP/Food Stamps, CHIP, Children's Medicaid, TANF, and any other Texas Health and Human Services Commission program . Questions? Contact the Library at 817-444-7216 and ask to speak to the Children's Services Librarian.