Friday, August 21, 2015

Monday, August 10, 2015

Video Game Club !!!!

We are launching a video game club for ages 13 -19 on Thursday August 27! We will be meeting every last Thursday of the month at 4:30 pm as part of our Teen Hangout. Come Join Us!!!



Friday, August 7, 2015

Summer Reading Club 2015 Winners


Felicitations to our Summer Reading Club 2015 Winners!








Summer Reading Club At Sergio Troncoso Branch Library!



The Summer Reading Club 2015 at Sergio Troncoso Branch Library started on Saturday, June 6 with a kick-off party. There was face painting, balloons, story telling and more..ZZ the Clown was there to entertain. What fun!











Kids also designed their own mask because every superhero needs to keep his identity a secret!


















It's a bird, It's a plane! On June 10th SRC continued, kids learned about flying as they made their own planes.





























Teens also had their own set of  SRC programs. On June 25th they joined henna artist, Yoly Jon , in creating temporary henna tattoos. Very original!














The SRC Wrap -Up party was held on  July 25th and featured The Amazing Adrian and his magic. The audience, young and old, enjoyed the show of illusions and fun. Announcement of the SRC winners was made and prizes were awarded. Thanks to our patrons for another successful Summer Reading Club!




 

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

United Way Summer Activity Fair


Located at 9321 Alameda, the Sergio Troncoso Branch Library (formerly the Ysleta Branch Library) and the United Way of El Paso present a Summer Activity Fair on Saturday, May 16th. El Paso area agencies will gather at this fair to offer summer activity programs and information to the community. Scheduled to start at 10:00am and end at 3:00pm; Plan to attend!

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Texas Book Festival Grant




The Ysleta Branch Library was awarded a grant of $2500 by the Texas Book Festival. This grant will be used for purchase of 258 childrens books in spanish to serve the Ysleta Branch patrons. Accepting the award was Ysleta Branch Manager and Grant Writer, John Faria. Congratulations!

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Dollar Bag Book Sale!



The Friendly Owl Bookstore at the Ysleta Branch Library is having a 1 dollar per bag booksale all for the month of April. Come in, browse our collection and take advantage of this great deal!