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Kerr Regional History Center Reopens

The Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library is pleased to announce the reopening of the newly renovated Kerr Regional History Center, located at 425 Water Street. The History Center is open on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Kerr Regional History Center serves as a repository for regionally significant historical and genealogical collections and a research center for the residents of the City of Kerrville, Kerr County, the Texas Hill Country, and beyond. The Kerr Regional History Center closed in 2016 for renovations including a new roof, interior restoration and renovation, and the installation of an elevator for access to new exhibit space on the second floor.

2nd Annual Super Fan Mini Convention
Saturday, May 20th at 12 p.m.

Attention all super fans! Whether you are into anime or cosplay, superheroes or videogames, you will not want to miss the Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library’s Super Fan Mini Convention taking place Saturday, May 20th! Fandoms will unite and take over the Library Meeting Room from 12 – 4 p.m. Activities will include table top games, a craft area, and a screening of popular Funimation shows. Cosplay welcome! Pick up the mini convention schedule and additional information at the Reference Desk.

Library Anime Club
Next meeting: Saturday, June 3 at 1:30 p.m.

Anime Club meetings are held the first Saturday of every month through at 1:30 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room. The club screens anime shows and movies from classics to new releases. Participants help decide what will be screened through the year. Everyone ages 13 and above with a love for all things anime and manga are welcome.

The Brown Bag Book Club
Next meeting: Thursday, June 8th at Noon

The Brown Bag Book Club is an "open" club, allowing those interested to attend as often as they choose. Participants are welcome to bring their lunch as they gather to discuss the month’s book selection. Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month at Noon in the Library’s Conference Room.
 
At the June meeting the group will discuss Devoted by Jennifer Mathieu. The full schedule may be found here. Patrons may place a request for the book in person, by phone at (830) 258-1274, or on the library website at http://libraryweb.kerrvilletx.gov.

Friends of the Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library Book Store
Wednesdays 1 - 3 p.m. and Second Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Visit the Friends on Wednesday afternoons and on the second Saturday of each month in their Book Store.  The Friends have a wide selection of gently used books, movies, and audiobooks to choose from. Proceeds from the sale support the Summer Reading Program, Large Print collection, and Audiobook collection.

The price list may be found on the Friend's page here.


City of Kerrville
701 Main Street
Kerrville, TX 78028
830-257-8000