The North Village Branch of the Austin Public Library will host its 5th Birthday Bash Saturday, May 31 beginning at 10:30 am and continuing through the day. Whether you have witnessed the growth and change since the library opened, or just moved in to the neighborhood, this celebration is a perfect time to explore and connect with the community.


The day will begin with a story time hosted by Miss Celia, as well as chalk art and craft projects. Music by the Jonas Alvarez Band will get started at noon, followed by a screening of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Stop by, join in the fun, and celebrate your local library!


  • 10:30 am – Story time
  • 12 – 1 pm – Jonas Alvarez Band
  • 1 pm – Pinata and cake
  • 2 pm – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • All day – chalk art and various crafts


-Emily Wardell