Calendar module icon

Calendar

View All Calendars is the default. Choose Select a Calendar to view a specific calendar. Subscribe to calendar notifications by clicking on the Notify Me button, and you will automatically be alerted about the latest events in our community.

Children's Weekly Programs

  1. Buda BLAST (Ages 5-7): Plant Appreciation Day

    April 13, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Online!

    Where would we be without plants? Not living on this planet! Learn why plants are so important to living and non-living things on Earth. We will explore ways to make the lives of our plants better and how they make OUR lives better. We will make some "blooming" flower science, draw the parts of a plant, and create homemade plant food. Supplies needed: white paper (copy or notebook), colored pencils or crayons, scissors, water, a shallow dish. Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for school aged children while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details
  2. Buda Kids (ages 8-11): Food Scrap Gardening

    April 15, 2021, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Online!

    Learn how to turn your food scraps into a garden! We’ll learn about the different parts of plants and how to use a lot of various food scraps. Ms. Caitlin will demo how to propagate an herb, create sweet potato slips, and show you how to save a seed! If you want to follow along, grab any herb (mint, basil, rosemary, sage, etc), an old sweet potato and tooth picks, and any fruit with seeds in it! You’ll also need containers that can be filled with water. Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for school aged children while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details
  3. Buda BLAST (Ages 5-7): Art with Inspired Minds

    April 20, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Online!

    Let’s explore art with artist, Gena, from Inspired Minds Art Center! Grab any art supplies you have on hand for this class! Recommended supplies include watercolor paints and paper, oil pastels, crayons and colored pencils. If you can’t find any supplies at home, art supplies can be requested individually or as a kit! Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for school aged children while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details
  4. Buda Kids (ages 8-11): Art with Inspired Minds

    April 22, 2021, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Online!

    Let’s explore art with artist, Gena, from Inspired Minds Art Center! Grab any art supplies you have on hand for this class! Recommended supplies include watercolor paints and paper, oil pastels, crayons and colored pencils. If you can’t find any supplies at home, art supplies can be requested individually or as a kit! Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for school aged children while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details
  5. Buda BLAST (Ages 5-7):Día de los Niños- Panama Activity

    April 27, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Online!

    To kick off our week of Día de los Niños, we will be learning a little about the country of Panama and creating a lovely paper craft inspired by the country-Molas. Supplies needed are 4 different colors of construction paper, a scratch paper to create living creature template, scissors, glue and a pencil. Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for school aged children while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details
  6. Buda Kids (ages 8-11)

    April 29, 2021, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Online!

    Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for school aged children while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details

Main Calendar

  1. Spring Fling

    April 10, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Celebrate Spring at the Buda Public Library during Spring Fling! Children of all ages will enjoy this event with springtime activities, art, and more! Presented by the Buda Public Library in collaboration Hays County Master Gardeners and support from the Friends of the Buda Library. An activity kit will be available for pick up beginning April 5. Attending a virtual program is easy! We will be using Zoom. 1. Register for the program series! You only need to register once. If you are registering for the first time and it is the day of class, e-mail a staff member to ensure you receive the zoom link for the day. 2. We will send the zoom link and password on the day of class. 3. Enter the class under your registered name. Staff may deny any users that are not on the list. 4. You'll be placed in a waiting room until the presenter has arrived. Presenters will allow participants in at least 5 minutes before class time. 5. Arrive on time! Class will be locked 15 minutes after start t

    More Details
  2. A Conversation about Autism Acceptance

    April 13, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Online!

    Join speech-language pathologists Amy Grant and Casey Bryn McCarthy in a frank conversation about Autism and why Autism acceptance is important. Amy Grant is the owner of Therapy Center of Buda and Casey Bryn McCarthy is a speech-language pathologist for all ages based in Massachusetts. Held on Zoom.

    More Details
  3. Watercolor Wednesdays!

    April 14, 2021, All Day @ Online!

    Join Youth Librarian, Ms. Caitlin, on Watercolor Wednesdays for a fun video creating art with watercolor! This video program will be offered on the second Tuesday of the month and new videos will be scheduled on Wednesday! You can find our videos by going to our "Buda Library at Home" web page or by following us on social media.

    More Details
  4. Virtual Book Club

    April 14, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Join us for a lively discussion of a book chosen by the group. (The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson - up to end of Chapter 51) We meet virtually using Zoom. Use the email link to request an invitation to the discussion.

    More Details
  5. In the Garden Series: Nurturing the Monarch

    April 17, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    This class will take place virtually on Zoom and is presented by the Hays County Master Gardeners. Join Hays County Master Gardener, Marlene Fruittrell, as she provides an overview of the American Monarch and why we should support and participate in the effort to boost their populations.

    More Details
  6. Makers' Lab: Cricut Club

    April 20, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online!

    Gather virtually with other Cricut enthusiasts as we learn a new project or come with your own project ideas to share and learn with others. All skill levels are welcome. You will need a computer and an account for Cricut Design Space.

    More Details
  7. Virtual Art for Adults with Inspired Minds: Abstract Art with Palette Knives

    April 21, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Buda Public Library

    Join Inspired Minds and artist, Joy Bliss, in this free art class for adults! Supplies in kit: Acrylic paints, 16" x 20" canvas, palette knife set. Kits can be picked up at the library beginning April 14. Other Supplies: Paint brush (request at library if needed), water cup, palette (paper plate works fine), paint rag or paper towel, and clothes you don't mind getting messy! This class will be presented virtually over zoom.

    More Details
  8. Bilingual Concert with Ricardo Parra

    April 29, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online! Held on Zoom.

    Join singer-song writer and guitarist, Ricardo Parra, in a free multicultural concert that all ages can enjoy! This one hour concert will consist of South American and English folk songs with original arrangements. This event is held on Zoom

    More Details

Storytimes

  1. Toddler Time: Online!

    April 13, 2021, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Online!

    Storytime is coming to you! Ms. Martha will be singing and reading to you on Tuesdays! Videos will be posted to Facebook and will then be added to our website. You can find our videos by going to our Buda Library at Home webpage or by following us on social media.

    More Details
  2. Preschool Storytime: Online!

    April 15, 2021, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Online!

    Preschool Storytime is coming to you! Ms. Jen will be singing and reading to you on Thursdays! Videos will be posted to Facebook and will then be added to our website. You can find our videos by going to our "Buda Library at Home" web page or by following us on Facebook.

    More Details
  3. Toddler Time: Online!

    April 20, 2021, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Online!

    Storytime is coming to you! Ms. Martha will be singing and reading to you on Tuesdays! Videos will be posted to Facebook and will then be added to our website. You can find our videos by going to our Buda Library at Home webpage or by following us on social media.

    More Details
  4. Preschool Storytime: Online!

    April 22, 2021, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Online!

    Preschool Storytime is coming to you! Ms. Jen will be singing and reading to you on Thursdays! Videos will be posted to Facebook and will then be added to our website. You can find our videos by going to our "Buda Library at Home" web page or by following us on Facebook.

    More Details
  5. Toddler Time: Online!

    April 27, 2021, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Online!

    Storytime is coming to you! Ms. Martha will be singing and reading to you on Tuesdays! Videos will be posted to Facebook and will then be added to our website. You can find our videos by going to our Buda Library at Home webpage or by following us on social media.

    More Details
  6. Preschool Storytime: Online!

    April 29, 2021, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Online!

    Preschool Storytime is coming to you! Ms. Jen will be singing and reading to you on Thursdays! Videos will be posted to Facebook and will then be added to our website. You can find our videos by going to our "Buda Library at Home" web page or by following us on Facebook.

    More Details

Teen Programs (ages 12-18)

  1. Monday Mix-Up! (Ages 12-18)

    April 12, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for teens while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details
  2. Monday Mix-Up! (Ages 12-18)

    April 19, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for teens while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details
  3. Monday Mix-Up! (Ages 12-18)

    April 26, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Join the Buda Public Library for virtual weekly programs! Weekly programs provide enrichment and enjoyment for teens while allowing connection within our community. Each week will feature different topics including book club/literature studies, art, science activities, and more! Register once and each week we will send you a zoom link along with information about future classes. A supply list will be communicated through e-mail.

    More Details