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Author visit - Sergio Troncoso!

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Join us this TuesdayNovember 5th at 5 pm, as we welcome author and educator Sergio Troncoso at the Sergio Troncoso Branch Library.
In 2014, the El Paso City Council voted unanimously to rename the Ysleta Branch Public Library in honor of Sergio Troncoso.  Now you can visit with Mr. Troncoso as he reads from his latest book A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son.
This event is free and open to the public.

Family Fun Night @ the Library!

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Join us next week for a Family Fun Night on Wednesday, October 23 to make some papel picado and enjoy some special time with the family.  Starts at 5 pm!

CREEPY CRAWLY STORY TIME!

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Do you like bugs?  Do you like stories?  Do you like bugs, and stories, and crafts?  If so, join us here at the Sergio Troncoso Public Library for a very special creepy-crawly story time presented by the El Paso Zoo!

Like all library story times, this event is free and open to the public!  On Wednesday, October 9 at 2 pm here at the Sergio Troncoso Public Library, there will be BUGS!

We'll read stories about bugs, make bug crafts, and visit with some real live insects!  See you this Wednesday!



Library Card Sign-Up Month: SEPTEMBER

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Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month by getting your very own library card here at the Sergio Troncoso Public Library!
With your library card, you will have access to books, audio books, music, movies, and so much more.  And you'll also have access to those materials right on your smartphone with the many apps that are available - for free! - with your library card!

We have several different library card designs for you to chose from, including the rare Desert Dinosaurs card, from the early 2000s. We might even be the only library in El Paso to still carry this design!


With your new library card, feel free to browse both our Library Staff Favorites display, with a wide selection of books and movies that our staff highly recommends:




And our Back to School display, featuring many different books with sweet stories about your first days at school:





And kids get to pick one free book to take home and keep when they sign up for their new card during the month of September. So visit us …

NEW Storytime Schedule!

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Join us for our new time on Wednesdays for Story Time starting September 4 at 2:00 pm!

Tuesdays and Saturdays we will still be having Story Time at 11:00 am for all ages.

Also, get a free card to track all of your Story Time visits, and after you attend your SIXTH Story Time, you can get a FREE prize from our special Treasure Chest.

Stop by and have some fun with us!

Back to School Raffle

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Check out 5 books and earn a chance to win a backpack of free school supplies!  We have two backpacks to give away to two lucky winners! Come in today.

Citizenship Presentation August 20

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Join us for a free information presentation here at the library to learn more about becoming a U.S. citizen courtesy of U.S.C.I.S. starting at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, August 20.

Juntános para una presentación por U.S.C.I.S. el martes 20 de agosta a las 5:00 pm para aprender mas sobre hacerse su ciudadanía estadounidense.  Gratis!