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Effective March 20, 2020.

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

 

Play Dungeons & Dragons at the library virtually. Click here for more information.

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SPECIAL EVENTS

Chicas Bonitas: Guest Curator Lori Edwards
Location: La Retama Central Library
Dates: Show opens March 4th, meet the artist: TBA
For more information: ledwardsart@gmail.com

Gamer's Prom  (13 +)
Location: La Retama Central Library
Dates: Saturday, March 7th from 7pm – 10pm
Celebrating everything video games. Costume contest, music, dancing, games, and more

Deep Blue Sea: Week of the Young Child
Location: La Retama Central Library
Dates: April 18th @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Take a trip to the sea as we explore with fun filled activities, games, crafts and more! 

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EVENTS FOR KIDS

Basic Loom Knitting (Ages 8+)
Location: La Retama Central Library
Dates: Tuesdays at 4 pm
Learn how to make a hat, scarf, flower or pompom.

Music & Motion! (Ages 0-5)
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Music, dancing, ribbons, parachute and more. Join us for fun while also working on social skills, motor skills, and early literacy.

Arts & Crafts (Ages 3-5)
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: 1st Wednesday on the month  at 11:15am
A variety of crafts perfect for preschoolers.

Makerspace Jr. 
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: Saturday, March 14th @ 2:00 pm
Join us as we take a virtual walk with the Merge Cube. This  is an introduction to VR  and computer coding.

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EVENTS FOR TEENS

Assembler Squad (Ages 12-17)
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: May 16th @ 2:00 pm.
Makerspace introduction to our younger patrons. We will be using our VR (Virtual Reality) goggles for exploration.

Percy Jackson's Capture the Flag
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: Saturday, February 22nd @ 10:30 am-4 pm
Come join us for a Percy Jackson inspired game of capture the flag.

Teen Advisory Board
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: First Saturday of each month
Take part! Interested in the TAB group? Meet monthly and join in on activities.
ttps://www.facebook.com/CorpusChristiTeenAdvisoryBoard/, https://www.facebook.com/librariescc

2nd Saturday Manga! (Ages 12-21)
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: Second Saturday of each month @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Anime, manga, friends, games cosplay and crafts!

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EVENTS FOR ADULTS

The Chain Gang
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: Wednesdays at 11 am
Join the crochet group and learn the basics of crochet or bring your own project to work on. Supplies provided, first-come, first-served.

La Retama Crafternooners
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: October 12th; November 23rd at 2pm-4pm
Join us for a discussion of a book while working on an exciting project.
February : Girl with the Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier, Paint Pouring 
March: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer, Calligraphy
April: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan, Jewelry
May: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George, Punch Needle
June: Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn, Adult Coloring 

Makerspace Workshop
Location: La Retama Central Library
Date: February 22nd & April 18th @ 2:00 pm
Join us as we work on some great projects. 
February 22nd - Sewing basic on the sewing machine
April 18th - Learn the Silhouette Machines, Don't forget your t-shirt.