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Emergency Alert

A Stay at Home Order is in effect for Corpus Christi due to the COVID-19 National Emergency. Go to www.cctexas.com/coronavirus to stay informed.


Effective March 20, 2020.

All Corpus Christi Public Libraries will be closed until further notice.

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SPECIAL EVENTS

Circus ChickenDog
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Date: Saturday, February 1st @ 11:00 am

Celebrate Dr. Seuss!!
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Date: Saturday, March 7th @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Come celebrate Dr. Seuss and his characters and stories with crafts and activities!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Cancelled
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Date: Saturday, April 4th @ 2:00 pm
Join us for games, crafts, and treats! Don’t forget to bring your journals! Bring the family. 

Stuffed Animal Sleepover Storytime 
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Date: Saturday, April 13th@ 6:00 pm
Bring your favorite stuffed animal and enjoy a storytime! Leave your animal for a wild sleepover at the library. Open to all stuffed animals, dolls, and toys. 

DIY Tote Bag Decorating (Ages 13+)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Date: Saturday, May 16th@ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come and decorate your tote bag! Supplies will be provided!

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EVENTS FOR KIDS

Music and Motion (Ages 0-5)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Fun with musical instruments, dance, songs & parachute play to practice motor skills

Family Storytime (Ages 0-5)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Thursdays at 10:30 am
Join us for fun books, songs, and crafts to build literacy skills and discover the joys of reading.

Saturday Storytime (Ages 0-5)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Saturdays, 2/29, 3/28, 4/25, & 5/09 @ 10:30 am 
Join us for our monthly Saturday Storytime of songs, crafts, and fun books to build literacy!

S.T.R.E.A.M.  for Homeschooler (Elementary- High School)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Mondays at 1:30 pm
Hands-on exploration of science, technology, reading, engineering, arts and math for Homeschool families. 

The Blooming Garden Club (Ages 5-12)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Coming soon this Spring. Check our Facebook page for updates
Check our Facebook page for updates.  Come learn about gardening with us! We will have guest speakers and programs all about gardening!

Science Squad (Ages 8+)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: First Monday of the month at 6:30 pm.
S.T.R.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts, and Math) program with hands-on experiments and exploration for children.

Lego Club (ages 6+)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Third Monday of the month at 6:30 pm.
Let's get creative as we build a different theme each month.

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EVENTS FOR ADULTS

As the Page Turns
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Second Tuesday of the month at 6 pm
Join our adult book club as we read a book a month and discuss it. Books are determined from month to month at the meeting.

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FOR ALL AGES

Schedule Time for Tech
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: As needed
Do you need help with your device? Need one-on-one time to learn the computer? Bring your device or use one of our computers. Schedule time with the librarian (available in 15-minute increments) to help with your technology needs.

Chess for All Ages
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Tuesdays at 7 pm
Come learn and play one of the oldest games known to man. All ages and experience levels welcome.

Saturday Storytime
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library
Dates: Saturdays, October 12th, November 9th, & December 14th at@ 10:30 am
Join us for our monthly Saturday Storytime of songs, crafts, and fun books!

Magic: The Gathering - Teaching (Ages 13+)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library Cancelled
Dates: Saturdays, 2/15, 2/22, 3/21 @ 2:00 pm
Learn how to play Magic: The Gathering.  Free play will start at 3:00 PM

Magic: The Gathering - Free play (Ages 13+)
Location: Owen R. Hopkins Public Library 
Cancelled
Dates: Saturdays, 2/15, 2/22, 3/21 @ 2:00 pm
Need a space to play Magic: The Gathering? Bring your friends and we will provide the space! Come and enjoy a game here at the library.