January 2022

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Saturday, January 1Closed

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

Munson Branch Library

Sage Cafe Branch Library

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Tuesday, January 49:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park

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, January 43:00—5:00 PMComputer Training ClassroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Basic Computer Skills

Basic Computer SkillsAre you uncomfortable using a computer? Do you want to understand how to use it without the fear of doing something to break it? This class will discuss what computers are and some ways to properly use them in your daily lives.  
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Wednesday, January 54:00—5:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Library Lab

Explore Art, Science, Engineering, or Games through stories and activities, this program is for school aged children K-5 with caregivers welcome.  
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Thursday, January 63:30—4:30 PMZoom

Cooking Across the Ages

Discussion of the Great Courses video series Cooking Across the Ages, available on Kanopy with your library card at https://lascruces. kanopy. com/video/cooking-across-agesThe series description is: Embark on a fascinating international journey through human civilization, all through the lens of cooking.…Learn More

Thursday, January 65:00—6:00 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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Friday, January 72:00—4:30 PMZoom

Chile Pepper Lecture and Craft - Moved to Zoom

Chile Pepper Lecture and Craft - Moved to ZoomI wanted to let you know that this program is being moved to Zoom, and make sure that you have the information you'll need. ALL in person programs have been cancelled through Jan 9th, at that time administration will look at the covid numbers and decide if everything will stay on Zoom or if we'll be able to meet in person again.…Learn More
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Monday, January 104:30—5:30 PMTeen MakerspaceThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Dead Song Society

Our Teen Advisory Board members have created a monthly music listening club. Each month there will be a theme or genre of music and members will come prepared with two songs they would like to share with the group. We'll listen, discuss music with each other, and create a playlist of the songs you've picked each month.…Learn More
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Tuesday, January 119:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park

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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Wednesday, January 1210:00 AM—12:00 PMComputer Training ClassroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Internet Basics

Internet BasicsDo you know what the Internet is? In this class we will discuss better ways to navigate the Internet and some tips on how to stay safe online?  

Wednesday, January 124:00—5:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Library Lab

Explore Art, Science, Engineering, or Games through stories and activities, this program is for school aged children K-5 with caregivers welcome.  
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Thursday, January 132:00—3:00 PMZoom

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. Lists of previous books can be found at:January thru June 2021 - https://wke. lt/w/s/jJcXMw July thru December 2021 - https://wke.…Learn More

Thursday, January 135:00—6:00 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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Friday, January 143:00—4:30 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Craft a Tiny Book Pin

Craft  a Tiny Book PinJoin us to craft tiny book pins to wear or share!  Bring your creativity and smiles to the Roadrunner Room Friday, January 14th at 3:00pm. Don't forget to register!
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Monday, January 17Closed

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

Munson Branch Library

Sage Cafe Branch Library

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Tuesday, January 189:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park

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, January 182:00—4:00 PMComputer Training ClassroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - iPad Basics

iPad BasicsDid you receive a new iPad for Christmas and want to learn how to use it? In this class we will discuss how to navigate on the iPad and how to use some of the apps. Students will learn how to create bookmarks in Safari and how to use the iPad as an e-reader.…Learn More
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Wednesday, January 193:30—4:30 PMZoom

Murderous Reads - Zoom

Murderous Reads - ZoomMonthly Mystery book discussion group.   Each month will focus on a different series, you can read any book in the series. Discussion will be over Zoom. THOMAS, SHERRY — Lady Sherlock series, we have all of these in regular print. The can be requested as ebooks at https://thomasbran.…Learn More

Wednesday, January 193:30—4:30 PMComputer Training ClassroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Murderous Reads - In Person

Murderous Reads - In PersonMonthly Mystery book discussion group.   Each month will focus on a different series, you can read any book in the series. Discussion will be over in person in the Computer Training Room and over Zoom. THOMAS, SHERRY — Lady Sherlock series, we have all of these in regular print.…Learn More

Wednesday, January 194:00—5:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Library Lab

Explore Art, Science, Engineering, or Games through stories and activities, this program is for school aged children K-5 with caregivers welcome.  
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Thursday, January 203:30—4:30 PMZoom

Cooking Across the Ages

Discussion of the Great Courses video series Cooking Across the Ages, available on Kanopy with your library card at https://lascruces. kanopy. com/video/cooking-across-agesThe series description is: Embark on a fascinating international journey through human civilization, all through the lens of cooking.…Learn More

Thursday, January 205:00—6:00 PMRoadrunner RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Teen Game Night

Teens come together to participate in different games, activities, and crafts every Thursday at 5:00PM.
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Saturday, January 222:00—4:00 PMBoardroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Branigan Writer's Group

This program is self directed by the participants.   It's a time for writers of all experience to talk about whatever writing topic you want, to share/critique each other's writing, to help each other. It's your program, you create it each session.
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Tuesday, January 259:00—10:00 AM Albert Johnson Park

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, January 256:30—7:30 PMZoom

Branigan Book Club

Branigan Book ClubWe will be discussing the book "Death in the Time of Pancho Villa" by local author Sandra Marshall.  
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Wednesday, January 263:00—5:00 PMComputer Training ClassroomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Utilizing the Cloud

Utilizing the CloudHave you been working on a computer or mobile device and heard the term Cloud but did not know what it was? In this class we will discuss what the Cloud is and how to use it to safely store information electronically. Students may bring their own laptops or mobile device.

Wednesday, January 264:00—5:00 PMChildren's Craft RoomThomas Branigan Memorial Library200 E. Picacho Ave., Las Cruces, NM, 88001

CANCELED - Library Lab

Explore Art, Science, Engineering, or Games through stories and activities, this program is for school aged children K-5 with caregivers welcome.  
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Thursday, January 272:00—3:00 PMZoom

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. Lists of previous books can be found at:January thru June 2021 - https://wke. lt/w/s/jJcXMw July thru December 2021 - https://wke.…Learn More
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Monday, January 314:30—5:30 PMZoom

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

The Teen Advisory Board meets monthly to bring Branigan teens together for program discussion, collection input, and community philanthropy. Teens 13-18 join us to be part of planning for Branigan Library and Las Cruces.