LWV meet requires rearranging space

Men and women associated with the League of Women Voters in Hays County attended a session Thursday night to hear reports on the new legislative session and voting rights. Three speakers addressed a crowd of about 30 people. We decided to rearrange the chairs and...

MARCH AGENDA

MARCH AGENDA WIMBERLEY VILLAGE LIBRARY DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING Thursday, March 14, 2019   1:00 p.m. Wimberley Village Library, 400 FM 2325, Wimberley, TX 78676 This notice is posted pursuant to § 551.041 of the Texas Open Meetings Act (TX...

A lesson in medicine

What does an operating room look like?  What kind of equipment is there?  What people are there and what do they do? Tweens learned about these things as well as basics of sterile technique, different kinds of surgery, and surgical instruments on Saturday at the...

Weaving a story

“Woven Paintings” In this two-part group project, Tweens first make watercolor paintings, then cut the paintings into strips and, working in pairs, create 3D woven sculptures to share.  Everyone will take home one ready to hang or frame! Here, the participants were...

Your return on investment in the library

Every time a patron checks out a book or movie at the library he or she gets a receipt that shows how much money they’ve saved so far in the calendar year by borrowing rather than buying their materials. We have some patrons who have saved thousands of dollars...

How a news story ought to be written today

Having a vast array of tools to make use of all the web has to offer for readers is finally paying off in a big, big way. And not just for editors and publishers like ProPublica. ProPublica has just won 22 design awards for its presentation of important breaking and...

Dismal or bright?

Dr. Oliver Sacks, who must be nearing 90 years of age, is a long-retired neurologist who has written several books providing insight on mental disturbances and diseases and what effect they have had on people who have suffered from them. I believe his first book on...