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Pressley Meeting Room

Join Ms. Carmen for stories, rhymes, songs, fun, and early literacy learning!







First three Saturdays in June: 

June 4:  The Beatles

June 11:  Dolly Parton

June 18:  Aretha Franklin


Rockin’ Reading is a family friendly program led by Bastropian Dr. Allison Bumsted as an opportunity to share her love of music through books and hands-on musical experiences.






Tuesday, June 7

For Elementary Kids

2:00 - 4:00 p.m.





Escape the heat with a family-friendly movie! We’ll provide build-your-own snack goodies, and you bring the blankets. Movies run from 2:00-4:00. Call the library for movie titles or test your movie-know-how with our clues below!


Monday, June 13:

A crew of crooning animals are trying to make it big in this animated sequel.


Monday, June 27:

This origin story of a gigantic crimson hound and how he got so immense also includes how far his owner goes to keep him.


Monday, July 11:

In this computer-animated fantasy story, a young princess warrior must protect a magical heirloom gem. When plans go awry, she is the only one that can protect her village.




Thursday, June 16

2:00 p.m.

Bastrop Convention Center

1408 Chestnut St.


An illusionist and motivational speaker, Oscar Muñoz offers quality programs that are both educational and entertaining. His assembly programs contain magic, music, and motivational messages for students of all ages.




3rd Tuesday of the month

3:00 - 4:30 pm

Pressley Meeting Room


Fun activities and challenges!

Ages:  Elementary to Tween

Everyone is welcome

Children under 8 years of age must be supervised by an adult





Saturday, July 9

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Pressley Meeting Room


An opportunity for moms, dads, grandmas, grandpas, uncles, aunts, and the whole family to join the building fun. Bring all your great ideas and be ready for a few challenges.




Thursday, July 14

10:30 a.m.

Fisherman's Park

1200 Willow St.


Come see owls, falcons, raptors and other birds with Sky Kings Falconry! Bring your own blankets and/or lawnchairs. Sky Kings Falconry is dedicated to the Education and Preservation of our planet’s wildlife. We employ the natural abilities of raptors and other animals to correct environmental issues. The team at Sky Kings has been working with raptors and other animals for more than 16 years, and have adapted their skills to fit many situations and venues. Learn more at








Saturday, July 23

11:00 - 2:00 p.m.


Join us for games, refreshments, and lots of fun inside the library at our Tropical End of Summer Reading Party.  Prizes will be drawn at 1:30 p.m.







1100 Church Street / P.O. Drawer 670 / Bastrop, Texas 78602 / 512-332-8880 /

The mission of the Bastrop Public Library is to enhance people's lives by providing services and access to resources in a safe and welcoming environment.


The Mission of the City of Bastrop is to continuously strive to provide innovative and proactive services that enhance our authentic way of life to achieve our vision.