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Happy 4th!

Hello friends! The Aldine Library will be closed on Friday and Saturday of this week, July 3rd and 4th, in commemoration of Independence Day. We will open again on Monday, July 6th at 1 PM. We wish you and your family a happy and safe 4th.


Live Cow, Now!

On Thursday June 18th, a traveling milking parlor featuring a live cow visited the Aldine Library. A truck pulled up to the parking lot with a trailer in tow and milked a cow as curious children looked on. Thanks to Southwest Dairy Farmers for coming to the Aldine Library!


It's Still On!

Due to the inclement weather this week, we did not have our National Caribbean Heritage Month Program this afternoon. However, we have rescheduled our event celebrating the cuisine of Belize. We will be having sample dishes from this Caribbean country on Wednesday, June 24th at 5 PM. See you there!

Summer Is Here!

School is out and summer is here. What to do? Head over to the Aldine Library! We have alot going on. Check out our online calendar. We have programs for children each week at 3 PM. Also, we have a Lego Club for kids on the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month at 2 PM.

Teens, we have a Comic Book Club that meets from 3-5 PM every Monday as part of Teen Hangs. Also, teens, we are showing super hero movies on Fridays at 3 PM on the following dates: June 19th, July 10th, July 17th, and July 31st.

A Taste of the Caribbean

Come celebrate National Caribbean American Heritage Month at the Aldine Library! During the first part of June, patrons can vote for their favorite Caribbean dish from among a display of 20 different cuisines. On Wednesday, June 17th at 5 PM, , we will offer a a sample of the winning, regional dish. Enjoy!

Memorial Day & More

Hello Aldine Library friends. Just a quick reminder for parents- and all library users- that we will be no Pajama Storytime on Monday, May 25th as we will be CLOSED  for Memorial Day.

Además, no habrá clases de inglés el martes 26 de mayo.

And the winner is. . .

In celebration of Asian Pacific Heritage Month, patrons at the Aldine Library chose from among a display of 10 different dishes from various regions of Asia and voted on their favorite during the first week of May. The dish with the most votes is. . . (drumroll). . . .the shrimp curry plate from Myanmar (Burma)! Now, on Wednesday May 20th at 5 PM we are offering a sample of this delicious food for your enjoyment. See you then! 



May is Asian Pacific Heritage Month. Want to do some armchair traveling and see some beautiful, haunting, and striking images of Asia and the world?

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