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W.O.W (Walk on Wednesday)
(All Ages)
Wednesdays @ 5:30 PM 

Walk a mile at the library. Safe and fun exercise for all. 15 and under must be accompanied and monitored by an adult..


Fitness Fridays
(All Ages)
Fridays @ 11:00 AM

Exciting exercising, fit for all ages. Followed by a nutrition class hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. 15 and under must be accompanied and monitored by an adult.


Dec. 3rd, Jan. 14th, & Feb. 11th @ 11:00 AM 

Love reading and dogs? Come read to certified therapy dogs in a fun, interactive, non-judgmental environment.





Take and Make Crafts
(Ages 3 - 10)
New Every Monday

Pick up a different craft at the circulation desk or through the curbside while supplies last.


Wiggle and Move
(Ages 0  - 5)
Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM

Children will build social, motor, and early literacy skills with music, dancing, ribbons, parachute, and more.


Brain Builders: Play and Learn Playgroup
(Ages 2 - 5)
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the Month @ 11:15 AM

Have fun playing and making new friends of bring along old ones.


Crafts of the Past Jr
(Ages 8 - 12)
Jan. 14th @ 10:30 AM

Let’s pan for Gold! Become a prospector for an afternoon. You never know what treasure you will find.





Manga Club
(Ages 13+)
Dec. 3rd & Feb. 4th @ 11:00 AM

Anime, manga, friends, snacks, games, cosplay and crafts!


Manga Mixer
(Ages 13+)
Jan. 7th @ 2:00 PM

Special New Years Anime screening, manga discussions, snacks, games, cosplay, crafts and more!





The Chain Gang
Wednesdays @ 11 AM

Learn the basics of crochet or knitting, or you can bring your own project to work on. Supplies provided, first-come, first-served.
Available in-person and virtually, message us via Facebook for more information.


All Booked Up
 Tuesday of the Month @ 11 AM

Are you looking for a good book to read? Discuss the book of the month. Available in-person and virtually, message us via Facebook for more information.

                   Dec. - Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie 
                   Jan. - Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead                                                                                     Feb. - The Candy House by Jennifer Egan


Sewing with Gabby 
(Ages 16+)
Dec. 10th, Jan. 14th, & Feb. 11th @ 11:00 AM 

Sewing fun at La Retama Library. Space is limited so be sure to sign up early. Skill level : Intermediate


Crafts of the Past 
(Ages 16+)
Dec. 17th @ 11:00 AM 

Who says cookie cutter’s are just for baking? Prepare a vintage Christmas cookie cutter wreath with us. Space is limited, registration required.


Panel Talk 
(Ages 17+)
Jan. 21st & Feb. 18th @ 11:00 AM 

A comic book club made for exciting and unique stories that are told in the form of comics! Discuss everything from the classics to the new independent stories being published today!

                    Dec. - Comic Swap 
                    Jan. - Something is Killing the Children    


Date Night @ the Library 
(Ages 18+)
Feb. 11th @ 11:00 AM 

Enjoy a movie and movie snacks with your sweetheart. Space is limited and reservation is required. Call (361)826-7000 to book today.


Green Thumbs 
(Ages 16+)
Feb. 25th @ 11:00 AM 

A plant lover’s series. Join us for plant swaps, plant talks, and more.