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Afterschool Programs

  1. Buda BLAST (ages 5-7): Pop Up Makerspace

    November 13, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Get ready to have a BLAST! Buda BLAST is an afterschool enrichment program for children ages 5-7 held on Wednesday of each month at 4:00 pm. Join us for an afternoon of fun!!

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  2. Buda Kids (ages 8-11): Book Club

    November 14, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    This month, we will read and discuss SOME WRITER by Melissa Sweet. Buda Kids @ the Library is an afterschool club for children ages 8-11. Activities will include Pop Up Makerspace, art, game days, and more!

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  3. Buda BLAST (ages 5-7)

    November 20, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Get ready to have a BLAST! Buda BLAST is an afterschool enrichment program for children ages 5-7 held each Wednesday of each month at 4:00 pm. Join us for an afternoon of fun!!

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  4. Buda Kids (ages 8-11): Pop Up Makerspace

    November 21, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Buda Kids @ the Library is an afterschool club for children ages 8-11. Activities will include Pop Up Makerspace, art, game days, and more!

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Main Calendar

  1. Library Closed

    November 11, 2019, All Day @ Buda Public Library

    The library will be closed for Veteran's Day.

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  2. Homeschool Art (ages 5-8)

    November 12, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    An art class for homeschool students ages 5-8 years.

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  3. Homeschool Art (ages 9 and up)

    November 12, 2019, 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM @ Buda Public Library

    An art class for homeschool students ages 9 years and up.

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  4. Fiber Friends

    November 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Meet up with other yarn lovers and work through projects together. All skill levels are welcome to attend. Bring your tools, yarn, and projects.

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  5. High School Equivalency Class

    November 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Buda Public Library Conference Room

    The HSE (High School Equivalency Certificate) is obtained after passing 4 sub-tests which include Language Arts-Writing, Language Arts-Reading, Social Studies, Science, and Mathematics. These HSE classes help prepare students to take each test. Provided by Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas.

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  6. Book Club

    November 13, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Join us for a lively discussion of a book chosen by the group. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari

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  7. High School Equivalency Class

    November 14, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Buda Public Library Conference Room

    The HSE (High School Equivalency Certificate) is obtained after passing 4 sub-tests which include Language Arts-Writing, Language Arts-Reading, Social Studies, Science, and Mathematics. These HSE classes help prepare students to take each test. Provided by Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas.

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  8. Tiny Signers Storytime (6 - 18 months)

    November 15, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Storytime Room

    Join Brandi Farber, a certified 'My Smart Hands" instructor as she leads parents/caregivers and their little ones (6 -18 months) in a fun and engaging signing storytime.

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  9. Tiny Signers Storytime (6 - 18 months)

    November 15, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM @ Storytime Room

    Join Brandi Farber, a certified 'My Smart Hands" instructor as she leads parents/caregivers and their little ones (6 -18 months) in a fun and engaging signing storytime.

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  10. Dungeons and Dragons

    November 18, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Join the adventure! This Dungeons and Dragons group works towards an ongoing campaign. Newcomers are welcome to join in on the fun.

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  11. Homeschool Experience (ages 5-8)

    November 19, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Homeschool children ages 5 to 8 meet every week to learn about STEM, play games, work with Pop Up Makerspace materials, and create some awesome art! The second Tuesday of the month is art day! There is an additional class for older students on this day ages 9 and up from 2:45 pm-3:45 pm.

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  12. Fiber Friends

    November 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Meet up with other yarn lovers and work through projects together. All skill levels are welcome to attend. Bring your tools, yarn, and projects.

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  13. High School Equivalency Class

    November 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Buda Public Library Conference Room

    The HSE (High School Equivalency Certificate) is obtained after passing 4 sub-tests which include Language Arts-Writing, Language Arts-Reading, Social Studies, Science, and Mathematics. These HSE classes help prepare students to take each test. Provided by Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas.

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  14. Writers Group

    November 19, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    If you’re interested in writing, we’ll see you Sept. 17 at for the Buda Writers Group meeting! Fiction, nonfiction, long, or short—come share your work and support other writers. This group will be reading each other’s work and providing feedback.

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  15. Art for Adults with Gena Destri

    November 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Join artist, Gena Destri, for a fun art class geared for adults.

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  16. High School Equivalency Class

    November 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Buda Public Library Conference Room

    The HSE (High School Equivalency Certificate) is obtained after passing 4 sub-tests which include Language Arts-Writing, Language Arts-Reading, Social Studies, Science, and Mathematics. These HSE classes help prepare students to take each test. Provided by Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas.

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  17. High School Equivalency Class

    November 26, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Buda Public Library Conference Room

    The HSE (High School Equivalency Certificate) is obtained after passing 4 sub-tests which include Language Arts-Writing, Language Arts-Reading, Social Studies, Science, and Mathematics. These HSE classes help prepare students to take each test. Provided by Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas.

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  18. Library Closes at 5:00 pm

    November 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    The library will close early at 5:00 pm.

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  19. Library Closed

    November 28, 2019 - November 29, 2019 @ Buda Public Library

    The library will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and the following Friday.

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Makers' Lab Open Hours and Classes

  1. Makers' Lab Open Hours

    November 16, 2019, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    The purpose of the Buda Public Library's Makers' Lab is to provide a community work space where library users can come to create, explore, collaborate, and innovate. The Makers' Lab will be open to the public during Open Hours where users can use a variety or tools and resources to work through projects. During open access hour, minors under the age of twelve are not permitted but are welcome during age specific programs (see website for details). Minors 12-18 must have a parent/guardian sign an agreement.

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  2. Makers' Lab Class: Learn to Crochet

    November 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Learn to crochet! Participants will learn how to chain and how to single stitch. Teens (ages 12 and up) and adults can use the Makers' Lab! Anyone 12-18 will need a parent/guardian signature prior to joining Open Hours or Makers' Lab Classes.

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Storytimes

  1. Toddler Storytime

    November 12, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Songs, stories, rhymes, and an age-appropriate art activity geared for children 18 -36 months.

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  2. Preschool Storytime

    November 13, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft project geared for children 3-5 years old.

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  3. Spanish Storytime

    November 13, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Spanish Storytime at Buda Public Library offers toddlers, preschoolers, and their families an opportunity to enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes primarily in Spanish. Join us on Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:00 pm for this fun Storytime offered by a special group of University of Texas students during the fall and spring semesters. / Hora de cuentos español en la Biblioteca Pública de Buda ofrece a los niños pequeños, preescolares y sus familias una oportunidad para disfrutar cuentos, canciones y rimas principalmente en español. Acompáñanos el miércoles por la noche de 6:00-7:00 pm para cuentos divertidos ofrecidos por un grupo especial de estudiantes de la Universidad de Texas en Austin durante los semestres de otoño y primavera.

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  4. Preschool Storytime

    November 14, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft project geared for children 3-5 years old.

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  5. Toddler Storytime

    November 18, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Songs, stories, rhymes, and an age-appropriate art activity geared for children 18 -36 months.

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  6. Toddler Storytime

    November 19, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Songs, stories, rhymes, and an age-appropriate art activity geared for children 18 -36 months.

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  7. Preschool Storytime

    November 20, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft project geared for children 3-5 years old.

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  8. Spanish Storytime

    November 20, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Spanish Storytime at Buda Public Library offers toddlers, preschoolers, and their families an opportunity to enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes primarily in Spanish. Join us on Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:00 pm for this fun Storytime offered by a special group of University of Texas students during the fall and spring semesters. / Hora de cuentos español en la Biblioteca Pública de Buda ofrece a los niños pequeños, preescolares y sus familias una oportunidad para disfrutar cuentos, canciones y rimas principalmente en español. Acompáñanos el miércoles por la noche de 6:00-7:00 pm para cuentos divertidos ofrecidos por un grupo especial de estudiantes de la Universidad de Texas en Austin durante los semestres de otoño y primavera.

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  9. Preschool Storytime

    November 21, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft project geared for children 3-5 years old.

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Teen Programs (ages 12-18)

  1. Monday Mix-Up! (ages 12-18): Book Club

    November 18, 2019, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    This month, we will read and discuss our favorite books that have become movies! Monday Monday Mix-Up is an afterschool club for teens ages 12-18 held in the Makers' Lab. This is a teen driven program that allows teens to decide what projects the group completes and have independence to create using art supplies, technology, and literature.

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Volunteer Shifts

  1. OPEN: Children's Area Monitor

    November 12, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Pick up any unused toys as needed and just be a friendly presence in the area during a busy playtime.

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  2. Patty: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order (Adult and Nonfiction)

    November 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on adult and nonfiction cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals.

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  3. Gina: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 12, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  4. Volunteer Orientation

    November 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Prospective volunteers will learn about the library's mission and values and will receive an overview of the current volunteer opportunities offered at the library. Participants will also leave knowing how to sign-up for volunteer shifts. Please either have all volunteer paperwork turned in prior to the orientation, or bring completed paperwork to orientation.

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  5. Jessica: Housekeeping

    November 12, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help us keep our beautiful new library clean by dusting shelves, wiping down windows, and straightening books.

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  6. Cindy: Preschool Storytime Volunteer

    November 13, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help young children and their caregivers enjoy stories from the Library’s collection of children’s books. This storytime is geared for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

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  7. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 13, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  8. OPEN: Buda BLAST Volunteer

    November 13, 2019, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Assist with our afterschool program, Buda BLAST. Buda BLAST is a program for children ages 5-8. Duties: Set up craft room for weekly activity. Assist with children’s activities Participate in activities under the direction of the Program Assistant.

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  9. Jessica: Family Place Toy Cleaning

    November 13, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Assists in cleaning items in the Family Place Children's Corner. Volunteer will follow an organized chart to determine the type of cleaning and when to clean.

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  10. OPEN: Preschool Storytime Volunteer

    November 14, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help young children and their caregivers enjoy stories from the Library’s collection of children’s books. This storytime is geared for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

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  11. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order (Adult and Nonfiction)

    November 14, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on the adult and nonfiction carts including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals.

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  12. Gina: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 14, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  13. Volunteer Orientation

    November 14, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Prospective volunteers will learn about the library's mission and values and will receive an overview of the current volunteer opportunities offered at the library. Participants will also leave knowing how to sign-up for volunteer shifts. Please either have all volunteer paperwork turned in prior to the orientation, or bring completed paperwork to orientation.

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  14. Dave P: Housekeeping

    November 14, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help us keep our beautiful new library clean by dusting shelves, wiping down windows, and straightening books.

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  15. OPEN: Plant Care

    November 15, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Plant Care Volunteers will help maintain the library plants in the lobby and staff area. Volunteers will water all lobby plants and clean off dead leaves.

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  16. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 15, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  17. Jessica: Makers' Lab Volunteer

    November 16, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Our Makers' Lab is home to many awesome items and tools. Assist with Makers' Lab Open Hours, taking inventory of maker bins and preparing them for circulation to local schools, and testing new items and making sample projects.

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  18. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 16, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  19. OPEN: Children's Area Monitor

    November 18, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Pick up any unused toys as needed and just be a friendly presence in the area during a busy playtime.

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  20. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 18, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  21. Jessica: Family Place Toy Cleaning

    November 18, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Assists in cleaning items in the Family Place Children's Corner. Volunteer will follow an organized chart to determine the type of cleaning and when to clean.

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  22. OPEN: Children's Area Monitor

    November 19, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Pick up any unused toys as needed and just be a friendly presence in the area during a busy playtime.

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  23. OPEN: Homeschool Experience Volunteer

    November 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Assist with our homeschool experience program! Homeschool Experience is a program for children ages 5-7. Duties: Set up craft room for weekly activity. Assist with children’s activities. Participate in activities under the direction of the Children's Librarian.

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  24. Patty: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order (Adult and Nonfiction)

    November 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on adult and nonfiction cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals.

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  25. Gina: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 19, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  26. Jessica: Housekeeping

    November 19, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help us keep our beautiful new library clean by dusting shelves, wiping down windows, and straightening books.

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  27. Cindy: Preschool Storytime Volunteer

    November 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help young children and their caregivers enjoy stories from the Library’s collection of children’s books. This storytime is geared for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

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  28. Volunteer Orientation

    November 20, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Buda Public Library

    Prospective volunteers will learn about the library's mission and values and will receive an overview of the current volunteer opportunities offered at the library. Participants will also leave knowing how to sign-up for volunteer shifts. Please either have all volunteer paperwork turned in prior to the orientation, or bring completed paperwork to orientation.

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  29. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 20, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  30. OPEN: Buda BLAST Volunteer

    November 20, 2019, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Assist with our afterschool program, Buda BLAST. Buda BLAST is a program for children ages 5-8. Duties: Set up craft room for weekly activity. Assist with children’s activities Participate in activities under the direction of the Program Assistant.

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  31. Jessica: Family Place Toy Cleaning

    November 20, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Assists in cleaning items in the Family Place Children's Corner. Volunteer will follow an organized chart to determine the type of cleaning and when to clean.

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  32. OPEN: Preschool Storytime Volunteer

    November 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help young children and their caregivers enjoy stories from the Library’s collection of children’s books. This storytime is geared for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

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  33. Dave: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order (Adult and Nonfiction)

    November 21, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on the adult and nonfiction carts including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals.

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  34. Gina: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 21, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  35. Dave P: Housekeeping

    November 21, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help us keep our beautiful new library clean by dusting shelves, wiping down windows, and straightening books.

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  36. OPEN: Plant Care

    November 22, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Plant Care Volunteers will help maintain the library plants in the lobby and staff area. Volunteers will water all lobby plants and clean off dead leaves.

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  37. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 22, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  38. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 23, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  39. OPEN: Children's Area Monitor

    November 25, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Pick up any unused toys as needed and just be a friendly presence in the area during a busy playtime.

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  40. Cindy: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 25, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  41. OPEN: Family Place Toy Cleaning

    November 25, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Assists in cleaning items in the Family Place Children's Corner. Volunteer will follow an organized chart to determine the type of cleaning and when to clean.

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  42. OPEN: Children's Area Monitor

    November 26, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Pick up any unused toys as needed and just be a friendly presence in the area during a busy playtime.

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  43. Patty: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order (Adult and Nonfiction)

    November 26, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on adult and nonfiction cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals.

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  44. Gina: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 26, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  45. OPEN: Housekeeping

    November 26, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Volunteer

    Help us keep our beautiful new library clean by dusting shelves, wiping down windows, and straightening books.

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  46. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 27, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Volunteer

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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  47. OPEN: Shelving and Maintaining Shelf Order

    November 30, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Organizes, straightens and shelves library materials on children's cart including books, CDs, DVDs, and periodicals. Volunteer will also assist with cleaning up Family Place Toys.

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