Press Release Archive

The Library will CLOSE at 6 PM on Wednesday, November 26. The Library will be CLOSED on Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28 for Thanksgiving. The Virtual Library is still available 24/7.

2014

Monday, December 29, 2014
Crafternoon: Get Your Craft On!
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
A Fresh Approach to Storytime
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Austin 175: From Cabins to Skyscrapers
Friday, November 21, 2014
Brown Bag Lunch With Cast of Anything Goes
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Milwood Renovation Presentation 11/19/14
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Holiday Events/Celebraciones Navidenas
Friday, November 7, 2014
Book Launch and DIY E-Publish Your Book
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Jeremy Green Photography on Exhibit
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Meet the Author, Howie Richey
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Follow the Elves for Holiday Fun at APL
Monday, October 27, 2014
Thinkery at the Library
Friday, October 24, 2014
100 Years of Costume Jewelry
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Selected works from the Serie Project
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Working Parents Storytime
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
What kind of library user are you?
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
East Austin Studio Tour at APL
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Milwood Branch Renovations Community Input
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Celebrate Halloween and Día de los Muertos
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Community Cinema 2014-2015
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Banned Book Bash 2014
Monday, September 15, 2014
Not So Scary Stories for Kids 3-And-Up
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
WRITE CLUB Creative Writing Group
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
I Geek the Mayor's Book Club, a Photo Booth
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Check out the vote! Saturday, September 27
Monday, September 1, 2014
Play Spot the Geek on Billboards and Buses
Friday, August 29, 2014
Chibi-tastic Drawing Workshop
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Section 8 Waitlist Opening
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Birds of Central Texas
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Canine Soldiers: Military Service Dogs
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Zine Roll Call
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Random Acts of Harping
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Strega Nona, A Puppet Show
Monday, April 28, 2014
Meet The Author, Ricky Stein
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Free Comic Book Day 2014
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Peru Fest
Monday, March 31, 2014
Festival Peruano
Monday, March 31, 2014
Meet The Author, Deano Jones
Monday, March 31, 2014
Meet the Maker @ the Library
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Austinites, Get Your Geek On!
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Meet the Author, Jennifer Pharr Davis
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Earth Day is Every Day at the Library
Friday, March 21, 2014
Earth Day is Every Day in Austin
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
2014 Tax Forms and Free Aid at the Library
Thursday, March 13, 2014
FREE Financial Fitness Seminars
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Chickens in the Library!
Monday, March 10, 2014
Beyond the Bride of Bad Film Festival
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Writing Workshop: You Can Be Published!
Friday, February 28, 2014
Central Concerts Free SXSW Shows
Friday, February 21, 2014
Making the Most of Social Security
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Recycled Reads' Five Year Anniversary
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Finnish Folk Duo: Vellamo @ Yarborough Branch
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Identity Theft Prevention Seminar
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Tiger Woman, A Puppet Show
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Writing Circle/Circulo de Escritura
Thursday, January 2, 2014
Construction Zone for Kids
Thursday, January 2, 2014
DIY E-Publish Your Book

2013

Monday, December 23, 2013
Austin's New Central Library Cafe, RFP
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Need Health Coverage?
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Meet Author Melanie Haupt
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Meet Author Sondra Sneed
Friday, November 1, 2013
DIY E-Publish Your Book
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Mario Kart Family Gaming Tournament
Thursday, October 31, 2013
A Maverick Approach to Finding Your Work
Friday, October 25, 2013
Rebate Austin! Deals & Ways to Save $
Friday, October 25, 2013
Pollinate Your Mind @ Twin Oaks Branch
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
The Sound of Austin: Portraits
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
The Dead Family Diaz Puppet Show
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Winter in the Blood Book Discussion @ APL
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Check out the vote! Saturday, October 5
Friday, September 13, 2013
Capital City Scribes 30th Anniversary
Thursday, September 5, 2013
Meet the Author, Beth Fowler
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Free Tutoring @ Austin Public Library!
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Why buy when you can DIY?
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Bouldin Creek Photo Heritage Day
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Meet the Author, Wenonah Hauter
Monday, July 1, 2013
Mejore su conversación en inglés
Monday, June 24, 2013
Dynamation Cinema: Ray Harryhausen
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Check Out Our New Spanish Web Page
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Coming Soon! A New Central Library
Monday, May 13, 2013
Book Your Summer @ the Library
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
M@y we have your Email?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
2013 Mayor's Book Club
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Savvy Social Security Planning Workshop
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Texas Hill Country Waterways Exhibit
Friday, March 1, 2013
March Water Madness
Thursday, February 28, 2013
America's Music @ Austin Public Library
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Birthday of a Beautiful Building @ AHC
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Maximize Your Library - New Hours!
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Tech Toy Time: Ready Device, Activate!
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Celebrate African American History @ APL
Friday, February 1, 2013
2013 Tax Forms and Help @ APL
Friday, January 18, 2013
Meet the Author, Michael Brick
Monday, January 14, 2013
Support Your Texas Public Libraries

2012

Monday, December 3, 2012
Looking for the perfect gift idea?
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Celebrate the Holidays With APL
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Mario Kart Family Gaming Tournament!
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Meet the Author J.A. Jance @ Ruiz Branch
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Quinceañera Workshops
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Pathways to College @ Southeast Branch
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Noche de Muertos @ Cepeda Branch
Monday, October 1, 2012
Limited Access to Downtown Parking Lot
Friday, September 28, 2012
Book Collecting Workshop at Recycled Reads
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Experience Brazil
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Pathways to College @ Ruiz Branch
Monday, September 17, 2012
Change in Sunday Hours
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
O. Henry's Citywide Birthday Party
Monday, August 6, 2012
Debut of Library's New Catalog
Friday, June 15, 2012
Discovery Lab Science Fridays
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Trace Relations @ Windsor Park Branch
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Discovery Lab Grand Opening
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Bike In Book Swap @ Twin Oaks Branch
Monday, April 16, 2012
Rethink: Clutter @ Recycled Reads
Friday, April 13, 2012
Mayor's Book Club: Salvage the Bones
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Walking Tour of Austin Deco Buildings
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Meet Author and Musician Kim Simpson
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Ben Thompson Dedication & Conference
Thursday, February 23, 2012
AHC's "Abriendo Brecha" Screens at SXSW
Monday, February 13, 2012
Presidents' Day
Friday, February 3, 2012
Aiana String Quartet Performs @ APL
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Download APL Books and Audiobooks Online
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
81 Books Donated to APL's Collection
Saturday, January 7, 2012
Restored Works by Jan Middleton Roset

2011

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Customer Satisfaction Survey
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Mario Kart Family Gaming Tournament
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Learn to Use Computers and the Internet
Friday, October 7, 2011
Carver Computer and Job Search Center

2009

Wednesday, March 4, 2009
New Portable All-in-One Audiobooks @ APL