Book clubs, tech assistance and an arcade night: Library events in the Lake Travis-Westlake area during July and August

Local libraries in the Lake Travis-Westlake area are hosting several events throughout July and August.


Bee Cave Public Library


4000 Galleria Parkway, Bee Cave

512-767-6620

www.beecavetexas.gov
July

11  The Telephone Co. concert, 2 p.m.

25  Dinosaur George, 2 p.m.

27  Wrap-up party with magician John O’Bryant, 2 p.m.





Lake Travis Community Library


1938 Lohmans Crossing, Austin

512-263-2885

www.laketravislibrary.org
July

11  Tech coach, noon

26  Genealogy Group, 9 a.m.
August

3  Family story time, 10:30 a.m.





Laura Bush Library


9411 Bee Caves Road, Austin

512-327-3045

www.westbanklibrary.com
July

18  Young adult book club, 4 p.m.

23  Arcade at Laura’s, 4 p.m.

25  Education conversations, 6 p.m.

29  Art exploration, noon

31  Prime of Life Yoga for adults, 6 p.m.





Spicewood Community Library


1011 Spur 191, Spicewood

830-693-7892

www.spicewoodlibrary.org
July

10  Lawyer in the Library, 4 p.m.





Westbank Community Library


1309 Westbank Drive, Austin

512-327-3045

www.westbanklibrary.com
July

12  Friday knitting, noon-3 p.m.

20  Seated qi gong, 11 a.m.

23  Tech help, 5 p.m.

27  Discovery at Westbank, 1 p.m.


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By Brian Rash

Brian has been a reporter and editor since 2012. He wrote about the music scene in Dallas-Fort Worth before becoming managing editor for the Graham Leader in Graham, Texas, in 2013. He relocated to Austin, Texas, in 2015 to work for Gatehouse Media's large design hub. He became the editor for the Lake Travis-Westlake publication of Community Impact in August 2018.


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