La Retama Central Library Announces FREE Summer Special Events
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – To help get your summer started, La Retama Central Library is announcing a program of FREE special events for all ages starting Saturday, June 4 and running through Saturday, August 27. The library is located at 805 Rue Comanche.
Summer schedule of FREE events:
Saturday, June 4 – A Fair at the Library, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- Meet and greet with local authors
- Writing workshops (creative writing and self-publishing)
- Cosplay Costume Contest (Categories: Anime, Period Piece, Superheroes, Supervillains)
- Sword Fighting Demonstrations by the Shire of Sea Winds
Saturday June 11 – Maker’s Day, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- Art exhibition with handicrafts
- World Public Knitting Day (yarn dyeing, wreath making, paint casting, sewing)
- Some courses require registration. Contact the library at (361) 826-7055 for more information.
Saturday July 30 – Return to Stranger Things, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
- Crafts, games, live music, costume contests
Saturday August 27 – Bridgerton Ball, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
- Live music, ballroom dancing lessons, craft lessons, shopping in the market square, tea and scones, costume contest – Who will be named Diamond of the Sea?
For a complete list of scheduled events at all libraries across the city, visit www.cctexas.com/library.
For media inquiries, contact Public Services Manager Patricia Herrera at La Retama Central Library at 361-826-7032 or email [email protected]