December 2022

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Thursday, December 111:00 AM—12:00 PMOffsite

The Storybook Station

The Storybook StationJoin the Library at the Railroad Museum for storytime on the first Thursday of every month! Practice learning letters, numbers, colors, and shapes through transportation-themed stories and activities.  No registration required.   Ages: 2-5351 N.…Learn More

Thursday, December 15:00—6:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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Sunday, December 41:00—3:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Branigan Chess Club

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to join us for the Branigan Chess Club! Join other chess aficionados and beginners as we meet weekly to learn, play and enjoy chess with Mr. Manny.   Sessions will be held in the Children's Craft Room each Sunday at 1 PM.…Learn More
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Monday, December 59:15—10:00 AMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Senior Fitness

Join Thomas Branigan Memorial Library and Lisa Gonzales for Senior Fitness. Lisa, a Silver Sneakers fitness instructor of thirty-three years, will guide seniors through various fitness exercises and motions to improve agility, mobility, and stability.…Learn More

Monday, December 510:15 AM—12:15 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Who Knew: When Life Gives You Lemons and Medicare 101

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library and Humana invite you to join us for an educational event providing informational resources and assistance all about the power of positivity and Medicare. First, discuss what to do when life gives you lemons and how to use the power of positivity to get you back on track.…Learn More
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Tuesday, December 69:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park
Roadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Tai Chi

The Tai Chi Chuan form comprises a series of slow movements flowing from one to the next. Tai Chi was created to improve health, meditation, and self-defense. The movements are done slowly and calmly. The emphasis is on relaxation, correct posture, and the efficient use of muscles.…Learn More
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Thursday, December 82:00—3:00 PMBoardroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001
Staff Conference RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

What Have You Been Reading? Book Discussion Group

What Have You Been Reading? Book Discussion GroupCome tell us about the books you have been reading and hear about what others been reading. Meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays each month. Starting in April, this will be in person, in the library. Lists of previous books can be found at:January thru June 2021 - https://wke.…Learn More

Thursday, December 85:00—6:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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Saturday, December 1011:00 AM—1:00 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Winter Adult Social

Join us for our winter adult social. We'll have games and activities in addition to time to talk with other adults.

Saturday, December 102:30—5:30 PMBoardroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Adult Dungeons And Dragons

Adults, join the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library for Dungeons and Dragons! Make some new friends and go on exciting adventures, while playing Dungeons and Dragons at your Library! Whether it's your first time playing a role playing game or you're a seasoned…Learn More
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Sunday, December 111:00—3:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Branigan Chess Club

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to join us for the Branigan Chess Club! Join other chess aficionados and beginners as we meet weekly to learn, play and enjoy chess with Mr. Manny.   Sessions will be held in the Children's Craft Room each Sunday at 1 PM.…Learn More
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Monday, December 129:15—10:00 AMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Senior Fitness

Join Thomas Branigan Memorial Library and Lisa Gonzales for Senior Fitness. Lisa, a Silver Sneakers fitness instructor of thirty-three years, will guide seniors through various fitness exercises and motions to improve agility, mobility, and stability.…Learn More

Monday, December 1210:15 AM—12:15 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Who Knew: Scam Prevention and Medicare 101

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library and Humana invite you to join us for an educational event providing informational resources and assistance about scam prevention and Medicare. First, learn how to prevent being scammed. Learn helpful tips and tricks to help keep you safe.…Learn More
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Tuesday, December 139:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park
Roadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Tai Chi

The Tai Chi Chuan form comprises a series of slow movements flowing from one to the next. Tai Chi was created to improve health, meditation, and self-defense. The movements are done slowly and calmly. The emphasis is on relaxation, correct posture, and the efficient use of muscles.…Learn More

Tuesday, December 1311:00—11:30 AMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Rhythm RoundUp

This week join us for our movement and music program encouraging gross and fine motor skill development while we dance and sing. Recommended for Children age 2 and up with their caregivers.

Tuesday, December 134:00—5:00 PMTeen MakerspaceThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Sound Sessions - Guitar Lessons

Sound Sessions - Guitar LessonsParticipants will learn the basics of how to play guitar. We will learn various chords, scales and strumming patterns to create their own music.
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Wednesday, December 142:00—3:00 PMBoardroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001
Staff Conference RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Murderous Reads

Mystery Book Discussion - Each month will have a series of books, read any book in the series. Wells, Martha – Murderbot We have all of these in regular print and as ebooks in Overdrive. Some are also available as eaudiobooks in Overdrive, but all are available as eaudiobooks in HooplaDigital.…Learn More

Wednesday, December 144:00—5:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Library Lab

Explore Art, Science, Engineering, or Games through stories and activities, this program is for school aged children K-5 with caregivers welcome.…Learn More
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Thursday, December 155:00—6:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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Sunday, December 181:00—3:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Branigan Chess Club

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to join us for the Branigan Chess Club! Join other chess aficionados and beginners as we meet weekly to learn, play and enjoy chess with Mr. Manny.   Sessions will be held in the Children's Craft Room each Sunday at 1 PM.…Learn More
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Monday, December 199:15—10:00 AMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Senior Fitness

Join Thomas Branigan Memorial Library and Lisa Gonzales for Senior Fitness. Lisa, a Silver Sneakers fitness instructor of thirty-three years, will guide seniors through various fitness exercises and motions to improve agility, mobility, and stability.…Learn More

Monday, December 1910:15 AM—12:15 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Who Knew: Brain Health and Medicare 101

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library and Humana invite you to join us for an educational event providing informational resources and assistance all about brain health and Medicare. First, learn about keeping your brain healthy. Your brain plays a huge role in your everyday life, and it is just as important to keep it as healthy as the rest of your body.…Learn More
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Tuesday, December 209:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park
Roadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Tai Chi

The Tai Chi Chuan form comprises a series of slow movements flowing from one to the next. Tai Chi was created to improve health, meditation, and self-defense. The movements are done slowly and calmly. The emphasis is on relaxation, correct posture, and the efficient use of muscles.…Learn More

Tuesday, December 2011:00—11:30 AMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Children's Storytime

This week join us for a storytime where we can read, sing and build early literacy skills together!  Recommended for Children age 2 and up with their caregivers.    

Tuesday, December 204:00—5:00 PMTeen MakerspaceThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Sound Sessions - Guitar Lessons

Sound Sessions - Guitar LessonsParticipants will learn the basics of how to play guitar. We will learn various chords, scales and strumming patterns to create their own music.

Tuesday, December 206:00—7:00 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Bad Art

No creative talents needed here, just a whole lot of fun. This freestyle creative art session allows and encourages patrons to pick the most random art supplies available and create a “horrible” masterpiece. Plan to get messy, creative, and silly! Random art supplies will be provided.…Learn More
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Wednesday, December 2110:00—11:00 AMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Play-Doh Fun

Join the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library for some hands-on Play-Doh fun. This fun filled event will provide your little ones with time to explore texture, colors, and shapes with Play-Doh. This event is for children 2-5 years old with their caregivers.…Learn More

Wednesday, December 214:00—5:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Library Lab

Explore Art, Science, Engineering, or Games through stories and activities, this program is for school aged children K-5 with caregivers welcome.…Learn More
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Thursday, December 222:00—3:00 PMBoardroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001
Staff Conference RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

What Have You Been Reading? Book Discussion Group

What Have You Been Reading? Book Discussion GroupCome tell us about the books you have been reading and hear about what others been reading. Meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays each month. Starting in April, this will be in person, in the library. Lists of previous books can be found at:January thru June 2021 - https://wke.…Learn More

Thursday, December 225:00—6:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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Friday, December 23Closed

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

Munson Branch Library

Sage Cafe Branch Library

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Saturday, December 24Closed

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

Munson Branch Library

Sage Cafe Branch Library

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Sunday, December 25Closed

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

Munson Branch Library

Sage Cafe Branch Library

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Monday, December 26Closed

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

Munson Branch Library

Sage Cafe Branch Library

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Tuesday, December 279:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park
Roadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Tai Chi

The Tai Chi Chuan form comprises a series of slow movements flowing from one to the next. Tai Chi was created to improve health, meditation, and self-defense. The movements are done slowly and calmly. The emphasis is on relaxation, correct posture, and the efficient use of muscles.…Learn More

Tuesday, December 2711:00—11:30 AMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Rhythm RoundUp

This week join us for our movement and music program encouraging gross and fine motor skill development while we dance and sing. Recommended for Children age 2 and up with their caregivers.

Tuesday, December 274:00—5:00 PMTeen MakerspaceThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Sound Sessions - Guitar Lessons

Sound Sessions - Guitar LessonsParticipants will learn the basics of how to play guitar. We will learn various chords, scales and strumming patterns to create their own music.

Tuesday, December 276:30—7:30 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Branigan Book Club

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to join us for the Branigan Book Club, our monthly book discussion group where we read and discuss a new book each month. Discussions are held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM in the Roadrunner Room.…Learn More
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Wednesday, December 281:30—3:30 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Melted Crayon Art

Adults, join the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library in creating Melted Crayon Art! We will be using old crayons create masterpieces on canvas.   Supplies provided.   

Wednesday, December 284:00—5:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Library Lab

Explore Art, Science, Engineering, or Games through stories and activities, this program is for school aged children K-5 with caregivers welcome.…Learn More

Wednesday, December 286:00—7:00 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Winter Romances

Join us to talk about your favorite winter romances, no matter what their form. Book to movies all are welcome. Let's talk about love and get ready to feel All the Feels in our Winter Reading Program, starting January 1st.
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Thursday, December 293:30—5:00 PMBoardroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001
Computer Training ClassroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Canva 101

Join us to learn the basics of Canva. You'll sign up for a free Canva. com account and create a flyer.   In doing so, you'll learn how to search templates, change fonts, sizes, and colors, insert images and edit them, save and export your file. Everything you need to know to start using Canva.…Learn More

Thursday, December 295:00—6:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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