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November 2, 2018, All Day @ Allen Public Library
The Library will be closed Friday, November 2 for Staff Training. For your convenience, no materials are due while the library is closed. We will reopen Saturday, November 3 at 10 a.m.
November 11, 2018, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Help us celebrate the centennial of the armistice that ended World War I with a concert performed by Allen Community Band. U.S. Army Veteran Harvey Webb, who served in World War II, is the afternoon's featured speaker.
November 13, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Upstairs Program Room
Explore how amber has influenced the natural, cultural, economic and social history of the Baltic region with travel writer and lecturer Sharon Hudgins. Learn about amber’s importance in the region throughout history, as well as tips for purchasing amber and how to detect fakes.
Ages 16+; younger children welcome with an adult
November 15, 2018, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Marie Tippit, widow of Officer J.D. Tippit, recalls the circumstances of her husband's death.
November 16, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM @ Allen Public Library; 1st floor Gallery (east entrance by the flag poles)
There’s a mystery to solve in the Art Gallery! Use your puzzle solving skills to piece together the clues in this special after-hours event. Cocktail attire encouraged.
Limited to first 50 people. Registration opens 10 a.m., Friday, October 26. Register at AllenLibrary.org/LibraryAfterDark or call the Reference Desk.
Ages 18+; no childcare provided
November 17, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Learn more about Sherlock Holmes in a free program presented by The Crew of the Barque Lone Star. This group in a Sherlock Holmes literary society for the greater Dallas/Ft. Worth area, and a scion society of the Baker Street irregulars.
November 18, 2018, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Enjoy a cup of tea and listen to Elliot Roosevelt Jr and Liz Roosevelt Kelley recount of their grandparents and great-grandparents, President Franklin Roosevelt and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt.
November 19, 2018, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Juror Number 10, Waymon Rose of Allen, shares his experiences of serving on the jury for the 1964 trial of Texas vs. Rubinstein alias Jack Ruby.
November 21, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Allen Public Library
The Library will be closed beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 21 through Friday, November 23 in observance of Thanksgiving. For your convenience, no materials will be due while the library is closed. We will reopen Saturday, November 24 at 10 a.m. Have a safe and happy holiday!
November 22, 2018 - November 23, 2018 @ Allen Public Library