Library circulation sets record in ’19

The Wimberley Village Library saw record high circulation of materials in 2019. Data compiled by Library Director Carolyn Manning were turned over to the library district board of trustees during the board’s first meeting of 2020. Total circulation last year was...

Teen added to foundation board

A high-school sophomore has been named to the board of the Wimberley Village Library Foundation as part of an effort to diversify the board and to hear ideas from new voices. Sophia Fox, 16, is a student at Wimberley High School. Her service on the foundation board...

And the winner is …

The “Bookmobile,” a go-kart that was rebuilt and refurbished over the summer as part of the Teen Summer Project, was raffled off at the Friends Annual Booksale in October. Charlie Plassmann was the lucky raffle ticket holder and stopped by the library to pick up his...

Sound learning

Tween Curiosity Club members experimented with sound vibrations by making cup-and-string “turkey cluckers.” Tweens discussed emulsions and, like the first pilgrims, made their own butter to accompany their yeast pretzel roll! Tweens finished their Thanksgiving...

Making short movies

This last Saturday, members of the library Tween club had “Spooktacular Technology” fun with Kyle Kunkel! They learned how to make spooky short Gif animations, role played a Halloween adventure, and got gifts (a candy treat bag and a flash drive to take...